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Beach Hotels & Resorts in Gold Coast

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Best Gold Coast Beach Hotels

Rhapsody Resort
4 out of 5
3440 Surfers Paradise Boulevard, Surfers Paradise, QLD
AU$220
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,905 reviews)

"Great location just across the road from the beach. One bedroom apparent is quite small."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Rhapsody Resort
Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
5 out of 5
2669 Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach, QLD
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AU$117
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
4.7/5Exceptional! (2,169 reviews)

"The apartment was large with everything needed (well stocked kitchen, laundry) but starting to get a little tired. The bed was very comfortable. The most disappointing thing was it was a few blocks back from the beach. The pictures on the website of the beach rooms/suites make it look like there's ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2020

Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
Chateau Beachside
3.5 out of 5
Corner The Esplanade & Elkhorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
AU$94
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
3.6/5Good! (2,685 reviews)

"The good: •Minutes from the ocean, shopping area, food, restaurants, currency exchange, and mall. •Room was clean and had a great view. •Staff were wonderful and pleasant. •Parking was included. •Fair value for what you get. The bad: •Bed was a little hard. I prefer a softer bed. •No daily housekeeping ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Feb. 2020

Chateau Beachside
voco Gold Coast - An IHG Hotel
4.5 out of 5
31 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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AU$128
per night
18 Apr. - 19 Apr.
4.2/5Excellent! (3,446 reviews)

"The staff really made it great. Super professional, thoughtful, and polite."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

voco Gold Coast - An IHG Hotel
Novotel Surfers Paradise
4.5 out of 5
Cnr Surfers Paradise Blvd and Hanlan St, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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4/5Very Good! (1,603 reviews)

"Hotel close to restaurants,supermarkets and bus and train services were easy to access. Housekeeping was excellent,and room service food was delicious"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Novotel Surfers Paradise
Broadbeach Holiday Apartments
4 out of 5
24-26 Queensland Avenue, Phoenician Complex, Broadbeach, QLD
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4.2/5Excellent! (1,449 reviews)

"Close to shops and great restaurants and the beach. Clean, quiet and lovely staff. Free onsite secured parking!"…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2020

Broadbeach Holiday Apartments
Mantra Twin Towns
4 out of 5
Corner of Griffith St & Wharf St, Coolangatta, QLD
AU$157
per night
15 Apr. - 16 Apr.
4.4/5Excellent! (2,478 reviews)

"The swimming pool and great views from my bedroom The surroundings were well presented and clean Staff friendly Buffet breakfast was average , could improve the selection of breads and more yougart selection too"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar. 2020

Mantra Twin Towns
Hilton Surfers Paradise Residences
5 out of 5
6 Orchid Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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4.3/5Excellent! (2,571 reviews)

"Easy check in. I like that you could electronically check out."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb. 2020

Hilton Surfers Paradise Residences
Q1 Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
9 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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AU$275
per night
14 Apr. - 15 Apr.
4.3/5Excellent! (2,927 reviews)

"Loved the location and friendly staff. The amenities were great too."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

Q1 Resort & Spa
Greenmount Hotel
3 out of 5
3 Hill Street, Coolangatta, QLD
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AU$80
per night
28 Apr. - 29 Apr.
3.7/5Good! (2,114 reviews)

"Location is awesome, but the shower had no screen or curtain, so water flooded the bathroom"…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

Greenmount Hotel
Mantra Legends Hotel
4.5 out of 5
Cnr Surfers Paradise Blvd. & Laycock St, Surfers Paradise, QLD
AU$126
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
4/5Very Good! (2,712 reviews)

"The location is great ! Close to the beach , close to shops and public transport , what I liked the best was you don’t hear the other guests at all when they enter their rooms , it was so quiet"…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar. 2020

Mantra Legends Hotel
Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
5 out of 5
8 The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise, QLD
AU$334
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,718 reviews)

"The hotel staff were very obliging and kind - would thoroughly recommend the hotel"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
Mantra on View Hotel
4.5 out of 5
22 View Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
AU$127
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
4.1/5Very Good! (3,101 reviews)

"Loved the room,great view didn't like the time it took to book in at the desk. We waited for half an hour in a line to get there. Staff were lovely"…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar. 2020

Mantra on View Hotel
Artique Surfers Paradise
4.5 out of 5
16-18 Enderley Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
AU$265
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,088 reviews)

"Perfect place. Great accommodation and location. Recommend to everybody."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Artique Surfers Paradise
Regency on the Beach
3.5 out of 5
1483 Gold Coast Highway, Palm Beach, QLD
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3.9/5Very Good! (442 reviews)

"Love the extra touch of a sauna but no gymn though"…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb. 2020

Regency on the Beach
Xanadu Main Beach Resort
4.5 out of 5
59 Pacific Street, Main Beach, QLD
AU$482
per night
26 Apr. - 27 Apr.
4.7/5Exceptional! (650 reviews)

"Location excellent and apartment was spotless and comfortable with quality furnishings"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Xanadu Main Beach Resort
Mantra Circle on Cavill
4.5 out of 5
9 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, QLD
AU$185
per night
9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
4.3/5Excellent! (2,451 reviews)

"Loved everything about it the ocean view was amazing and the room size was perfect beautiful bath tub also"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

Mantra Circle on Cavill
Turtle Beach Resort
4 out of 5
2346 Gold Coast Highway, Mermaid Beach, QLD
AU$268
per night
11 Apr. - 12 Apr.
4.3/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"The kids loved all the pools, splash pad, mini golf, movie theatre and tennis courts, my son was a little upset the games room was closed for our one week stay, and the gym had an age restriction of 18."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb. 2020

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Gold Coast Beach Hotel & Resort Guide

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Gold Coast beachfront accommodation are a gateway to everything this Queensland destination has to offer. Snorkelling, sailing, and scuba diving are just a sampling of the fun in store along the Gold Coast region. Of course, it is also one of the top surfing locales in all of Australia, and hotels on a Gold Coast beach put you in a prime spot to hang ten first thing in the morning.

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Frequently asked questions

What is Gold Coast like for travellers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches and shopping, Gold Coast has a lot to offer the traveller dreaming of a beach holiday. This family-friendly destination has 420 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it’s easy to find one that works for you.
What's the best hotel for a beach holiday in Gold Coast?
Blue Heron Motel is a top 4-star beach hotel with 5 restaurants and an outdoor pool. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Greenmount Hotel and Mantra on View Hotel. Head to Surfers Paradise Beach or Kurrawa Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the seasonal weather in Gold Coast?
Curious about the best time to visit? These temperature and rainfall averages will give you an idea of the local weather. The hottest months are usually February and January, with an average temperature of 28°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 11°C. Average annual rainfall for Gold Coast is 983.40 mm.
What is there to see and do around Gold Coast?
After arriving and checking into your hotel, you’ll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you can’t wait to check out the beaches, head to Kurrawa Beach or Burleigh Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Experience the area’s theme parks and shopping, and make time for local attractions such as SkyPoint Observation Deck and Surfers Paradise Beach. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to The Star Gold Coast or Cavill Avenue.
What's the best way to get around Gold Coast?
If you’re looking to fly to Gold Coast, the closest major airport is in Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city centre. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Florida Gardens station, Broadbeach South Light Rail Station and Robina Station. If you’d like to explore more of the area, hop on a train from Varsity Lakes Station, Helensvale Station or Gold Coast City Coomera Station.

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