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Holidays in Gold Coast

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Gold Coast Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Gold Coast hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

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Top Gold Coast Flight & Hotel Packages

Aria Apartments
Pacific Views Resort
Imperial Surf Private Apartments
Mantra Legends Hotel
Meridian Tower

Where to stay in Gold Coast

Find the best Gold Coast areas and neighborhoods for the activities you enjoy most. Learn more about Gold Coast

Top hotels in Gold Coast

The Star Grand at The Star Gold Coast
The Star Grand at The Star Gold Coast
5 out of 5
Casino Drive, Broadbeach Island Gold Coast, Broadbeach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$189 per night from 10 Mar. to 11 Mar.
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,144 reviews)

"good quality and standard rooms recently renovated and modern"…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar. 2021

The Star Grand at The Star Gold Coast
QT Gold Coast
QT Gold Coast
5 out of 5
Cnr Gold Coast Highway And Staghorn Ave, 7 Staghorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$199 per night from 11 Mar. to 12 Mar.
4.2/5Excellent! (955 reviews)

"The hotel was amazing. Great location and very clean. Spent most of my time at the hotel by the pool and it was very relaxing. Food at hotel is also great"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2021

QT Gold Coast
Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
5 out of 5
2669 Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$132 per night from 22 Mar. to 23 Mar.
4.6/5Exceptional! (2,530 reviews)

"staff were excellent; good service always and supportive. Value for money. property looks a little down overall for a 5-star property- needs some improvements"…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2021

Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top activities in Gold Coast

Gold Coast Beach Holiday

If you're desperate to escape fast-paced city life, a Gold Coast holiday is just what you've been waiting for. There's no lack of beautiful coastal views to soak up on a trip to Gold Coast. Those who need to be near the water may already be familiar with Surfers Paradise Beach (2 kilometres away) and will probably want to stay close by. But don't stress if the nearest accommodation are all booked out. A lot of visitors to the area also take advantage of Gold Coast packages near Kirra Beach and Coolangatta Beach.

Things You Should Know About Gold Coast

  • Listening to the soothing sounds of waves is one of life's small pleasures. See what you can find among our Gold Coast beach hotels and get ready to switch into holiday mode.
  • Apartments, such as Hilton Surfers Paradise Residences and Apartment Stay - The Esplanade Soul, are also popular types of properties here. Compare amenities and prices and then take your pick.
  • Alternatively, go for one of our All-Inclusive hotels in Gold Coast. They make budgeting a breeze. Leave your credit card safely in your room and enjoy the freedom that comes with going all-inclusive.
  • Gold Coast, population 591 500  is popular for so many reasons. Discover some handy tips on our Gold Coast things to do page.
  • Save loads of cash on experiences by booking our Gold Coast holiday deals. With major attractions like Sea World to discover, this popular destination will keep you busy.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Gold Coast holiday package cost?
The most affordable Gold Coast holiday package is AU$464, so your dream trip can become a reality — without it costing a fortune. Combine flights, hotels, car rentals and more to build a package that suits your travel style.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Gold Coast holiday package?
It’s impossible to predict what the future holds, so it’s good to know that you can cancel or change your Gold Coast holiday package. If your booking was made in the last 24 hours, you may be entitled to a refund. If your booking is older, your airline, hotel or car rental company may charge a fee. Check our Customer Service Portal to learn more.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Gold Coast?
Our Gold Coast holiday packages promise plenty of savings for the savvy globetrotter. How does up to $200 sound? That’s what you could save if you bundle your hotel, flights and rental cars into one neat package. But bargain prices are only the start of your next memorable adventure. Book with Expedia and you’ll have more than 400 air carriers and 1 000 000 hotels globally to select from. No matter your budget or style, there’s a package that’s perfect for you.
Where should I stay in Gold Coast?
A visit to Gold Coast isn’t complete without a stop in Surfers Paradise, so why not book a hotel in this much-loved neighbourhood? That way, you’ll be just moments from Cavill Avenue. If The Star Gold Coast is high on your to-do list, stay in the Broadbeach area.
What are the top hotels in Gold Coast?
Travellers journeying to Gold Coast often book voco Gold Coast - An IHG Hotel or Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise. These options are in Surfers Paradise. Another interesting neighbourhood is Broadbeach. The Star Grand at The Star Gold Coast and Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast are well-liked options in this part of town.
When is the best time of year to visit Gold Coast?
If you love the buzz of peak season, visit Gold Coast in January, April, July. If you’re chasing a calmer vibe, August, October, November is the perfect time for you. Hoping to save your pennies? You might want to avoid December, when things like hotels and airfares go up in price. May is generally when you’ll score the best deals.
How far in advance should I book my Gold Coast holiday?
Search Expedia to compare airfares as soon as you know your travel dates. You can generally purchase a seat up to 12 months in advance. If you can’t see your preferred air carrier, or you’re booking late, don’t stress. The lowest prices to Gold Coast sometimes emerge a few weeks before departure.
What does an Expedia Gold Coast travel package include?
Choose from a combination of flights, hotels and rental cars. Once you’ve made your booking, you can add experiences and activities. Want to pick your fare class? That’s easily done too. The choice is all yours when it comes to crafting your dream Gold Coast getaway.
What should I know before booking a Gold Coast travel package?
When you book your flights, hotels and car rentals together, you’ll walk away with awesome discounts. Whether you’re organising a beach break in a villa or would rather stay in a ritzy city hotel, Expedia will help make it happen.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Gold Coast holiday packages?
Thanks to the partnership between Expedia and online lender Affirm, you can split the cost of your travel package over time. For financial flexibility, look up our Book Now, Pay Later option and structure a payment arrangement that suits your circumstances.
Can I choose my airline with a Gold Coast Expedia holiday package?
Yes, you sure can. Expedia has access to more than 550 airline partners globally, so opt for the carrier that best fits your travel preferences.