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Blue Heron Motel
3.5 out of 5
2323 Gold Coast Highway, Mermaid Beach, QLD, 4218
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The price is AU$155 per night from 28 Aug. to 29 Aug.
4.8/5 Exceptional! (157 reviews)
"One of the nicest places we have stayed in. Clean, comfortable, everything we needed, quiet, lovely staff 😊"

Reviewed on 29 Jul. 2022

Blue Heron Motel
Novotel Surfers Paradise
4.5 out of 5
Cnr Surfers Paradise Blvd and Hanlan St, Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217
The price is AU$161 per night from 8 Sep. to 9 Sep.
4/5 Very Good! (1,006 reviews)
"We were 2 adults 3 kids (one on a roll away) and we all fit perfectly into the family room. Loved the kids in a different area, almost like a 2 bedroom apartment without doors. We would stay again if the price was right. Breakfast lots of choice / variety."

Reviewed on 12 Aug. 2022

Novotel Surfers Paradise
Aruba Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
Cnr Queensland Ave & 112 Surf Parade, Broadbeach, QLD, 4218
4/5 Very Good! (610 reviews)
"Roomy apartment. Handy for shopping public transport."

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2022

Aruba Beach Resort
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Greenmount Beach House
3 out of 5
3 Hill Street, Coolangatta, QLD, 4225
The price is AU$165 per night from 29 Aug. to 30 Aug.
3.9/5 Very Good! (1,002 reviews)
"loved the location. Property is ageing."

Reviewed on 15 Aug. 2022

Greenmount Beach House
Vibe Hotel Gold Coast
4.5 out of 5
42 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217
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The price is AU$206 per night from 18 Aug. to 19 Aug.
3.9/5 Very Good! (1,001 reviews)
"Stunning view and close to the main stops / entertainment"

Reviewed on 1 Aug. 2022

Vibe Hotel Gold Coast
Sovereign Gold Coast
4 out of 5
138 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217
The price is AU$185 per night from 21 Aug. to 22 Aug.
3.7/5 Good! (1,000 reviews)
"The place is very nice and well maintained. Clean and tidy. Location is good near to the beach and public transport. Staff are welcome and friendly."

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2022

Sovereign Gold Coast
Chateau Beachside
3.5 out of 5
Corner The Esplanade & Elkhorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217
3.6/5 Good! (1,000 reviews)
"ocean view is awesome and easy access to beach and shops"

Reviewed on 27 Dec. 2020

Chateau Beachside
Montego Mermaid Beach Motel
3 out of 5
2395 Gold Coast Highway, Mermaid Beach, QLD, 4218
The price is AU$152 per night from 23 Aug. to 24 Aug.
3.4/5 (443 reviews)

Reviewed on 6 Aug. 2022

Montego Mermaid Beach Motel
Beachcomber Surfers Paradise
3.5 out of 5
18 Hanlan Street, Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217
The price is AU$279 per night from 23 Aug. to 24 Aug.
3/5 (1,456 reviews)
"Warm.pool, sauna really great. Didn't get to gym but seemed to have all the basics. 30th floor wonderful views. Night time staff excrllent, day time staff not very friendly."

Reviewed on 9 Aug. 2022

Beachcomber Surfers Paradise
Broadwater Keys
3 out of 5
125 Frank Street, Labrador, QLD, 4215
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The price is AU$130 per night from 29 Aug. to 30 Aug.
2.5/5 (318 reviews)
Nice stay at reasonable price
"It was a comfortable stay in the family suite with a nice balcony. The owner gave us some washing powder for free to use in laundry. Good working conditioner was a bonus. Room had everything for comfortable stay. Pity we didn't have enough time for a swim in the pool. There's also a nice indian restaurant ..."

Reviewed on 24 Dec. 2021

Broadwater Keys
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Gold Coast Cheap Hotels information


Cheap Hotels in Gold Coast


Highest price AU$279
Cheapest price AU$130
Number of guest reviews 7993
Total number of hotels in Gold Coast 2773


Frequently asked questions

What is Gold Coast like for travellers on a budget?

Check out cheap places to stay in Gold Coast on and book a getaway that stays within your budget. Gold Coast is a destination that travellers visit for its major shopping area and fantastic dining options. You can scroll through a wide selection of hotels and other accommodation options offered at Expedia member prices to find the best deal for you. With our site's handy page filters, you can search by your price range, or by top amenities like free parking and free breakfast. Or, try refining your search with the location filters to see affordable options around local attractions, such as Cavill Avenue or Warner Bros. Movie World. As you browse, click the heart button to save your favourites so that you can come back to them and make your final decision. Need a flight or a car for your trip? Take a look at the holiday packages available under Bundle and Save and discover more amazing deals when you reserve your transport at the same time.

What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Gold Coast?

Based on reviews, Hi Ho Beach Apartments is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include NRMA Treasure Island Holiday Resort and Coolangatta Sands Hotel.

How many cheap hotels should I expect to find in Gold Coast?

Choose a hotel that suits your wallet from Expedia's 18 budget hotels in Gold Coast.

When is the best time for a budget trip to Gold Coast?

Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Gold Coast, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn't as good. The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 24°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 16°C. Average annual precipitation for Gold Coast is 983 mm.

What is there to see and do in Gold Coast?

Gold Coast attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Cavill Avenue and Warner Bros. Movie World, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the outdoors at Kurrawa Beach and Chevron Island, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at The Oasis.

How can I get to Gold Coast and get around on a budget?

Scoping out the transportation options in Gold Coast is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the centre in Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta). However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can look into flights to Brisbane Airport (BNE), which is 47.5 mi (76.4 km) away. Walk to nearby metro stations such as Florida Gardens station, Broadbeach South Light Rail Station and Robina Station. If you want to travel outside the city, hop on a train from Varsity Lakes Station, Helensvale Station or Gold Coast City Coomera Station.

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