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10 Best Hotels in Southport

Meriton Suites Southport, Gold Coast
5 out of 5
2 Como Crescent, Southport, QLD
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AU$122
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
4.8/5Exceptional! (1,156 reviews)

"The views were stunning. The negative was the disturbance from banging doors and the water flowed under the shower door requiring more towels than was available to mop up to stop the water going out the bathroom door"…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Meriton Suites Southport, Gold Coast
Mantra at Sharks
4 out of 5
Corner Musgrave & Olsen Avenue, Southport, QLD
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4.4/5Wonderful! (378 reviews)

"great location. Near mayor shopping hubs. Close enough to theme parks. Plenty of parking."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Mantra at Sharks
Woodroffe Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Cnr Garden Street & White Street, Southport, QLD
AU$99
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
4.1/5Very Good! (335 reviews)

"The room was nice and clean but the amenities were lacking a little but the hotel was more than happy to provide those amenities once we rang up reception"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb. 2020

Woodroffe Hotel
Arrival Accommodation Centre
2.5 out of 5
69 QUEEN STREET, Southport, QLD
AU$60
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
2.7/5 (67 reviews)

"close to tram ,& maybe would of been better if there was tv in room other wise it was excellent stay over"…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct. 2019

Arrival Accommodation Centre
Harbour Side Resort
3 out of 5
132 Marine Parade, Southport, QLD
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3.3/5 (720 reviews)

"This property is in a good location opposite park and beach short walk from shopping and aquatic center with friendly and helpful staff. I have stayed here three times before but now Extras cost: no free WiFi; upgrade $20 a day (was free) extra toilet paper 50c spa not working again."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan. 2020

Harbour Side Resort
Aquarius Gold Coast
2 out of 5
44 Queen Street, Southport, QLD
AU$77
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
3.8/5Good! (139 reviews)

"Only a brief overnight stay but very accommodating staff, many thanks!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan. 2020

Aquarius Gold Coast
Broadwater Tourist Park
2 out of 5
169 Marine Parade, Southport, QLD
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4.6/5Exceptional! (181 reviews)

"Beautiful little cabin full of what you need Amazing ammenities and very clean Staff were lovely Close to heart of gold coast but still far away enough to get peace and quiet with a young family"…"

Reviewed on 17 Nov. 2019

Broadwater Tourist Park
Earls Court Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
131-133 Nerang Street, Southport, QLD
AU$99
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
4.2/5Excellent! (520 reviews)

"Very clean,excellent value for money,friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Earls Court Motor Inn
Sky Broadwater Apartments
3.5 out of 5
23 Norman Street, Southport, QLD
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AU$325
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.
Sky Broadwater Apartments
Brighton on Broadwater Shores
4.5 out of 5
1 Como Crescent, Southport, QLD
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4.6/5Wonderful! (176 reviews)

"Everything was fantastic except the beds and dirty vent in the hallway . The beds were terribly lumpy and uncomfortable."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb. 2020

Brighton on Broadwater Shores
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Visiting Southport

Budget-minded travelers will find good deals in Southport, and many visitors are sure to appreciate the seaside and spas. Tourists can also enjoy the city's parks, coffeehouses, and golf courses. Around the area, top sights include Sea World, Warner Bros. Movie World, and Dreamworld.

  • You'll find 681 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Gold Coast
  • The closest major airport is in Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta) 24.1 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Southport

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the seaside and Broadwater Parklands. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are St. Peter's Anglican Church and Australia Fair Shopping Centre.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 23 hotels and other lodging accommodations to pick from in Southport. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Meriton Suites Southport, Gold Coast - With a stay at this 5-star aparthotel, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and an indoor pool, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Broadwater Tourist Park - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities at this campground. With a stay at this 2-star campground, guests can enjoy access to 2 outdoor pools and free parking, along with an in-room kitchen.
  • Brighton on Broadwater Shores - This 4.5-star apartment features an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and free parking. Expedia customers like its location.

Popular places to visit outside the city include Sea World, located 1.7 mi (2.8 from the heart of the city, and Warner Bros. Movie World, which is 7.1 mi (11.4 away.

Dressing for Southport

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 82°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 64°F
  • From April to June, the average is 79°F during the day and 51°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 74°F during the day and 50°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 81°F as the daytime average and 59°F as the nighttime average
  • About 1.26 inches of rain falls on Southport each year
  • January and February are usually the hottest months averaging 82°F, while July and August are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 51°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Southport?
Mantra at Sharks is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Traveller reviews also recommend Earls Court Motor Inn and Woodroffe Hotel as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Southport, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in Southport.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Southport?
Based on reviews, Palmerston Tower Holiday Apartments is a popular 3.5-star apartment for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Sundale Motel and Aquarius Gold Coast.
What's the best hotel for families in Southport?
Aqualine Apartments is a top 4-star apartment on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and in-room kitchens. Other options to stay with the children include Aquarius Gold Coast and Sundale Motel. Also, attractions such as Gold Coast Aquatic Centre and Rockpools are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best accommodation option to stay near the beach in Southport?
Mantra at Sharks is a top beach property with an outdoor pool and 2 bars/lounges. Earls Court Motor Inn is another good option to stay near the beach. Head to Southport Swimming Enclosure or Surfers Paradise Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Southport?
Meriton Suites Southport, Gold Coast is a 5-star aparthotel with an outdoor pool and an indoor pool, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay.
What is staying in Southport like?
Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Southport, and many visitors will definitely appreciate the beaches, spas and theme park. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s parks, coffee shops and golf courses. Sea World, Chevron Renaissance and Cavill Avenue are some of the top sights around the area. In Southport, there are 66 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What is there to see in Southport?
Attractions such as Gold Coast Aquatic Centre, Rockpools and Parklands Gold Coast are fun for children of all ages. The city’s natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Broadwater Parklands, Southport Swimming Enclosure and Chevron Island. In the area, you’ll also find Sea World and Chevron Renaissance.
What's the seasonal weather like in Southport?
The hottest months are usually January and February, 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 Southport is 983.40 mm.

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