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10 Best Hotels in Varsity Lakes

Chancellor Executive Apartments
3.5 out of 5
19 Lake Street, Varsity Lakes, QLD
AU$158
per night
Jan 26 - Jan 27
4.3/5Excellent! (170 reviews)

"Property was close to restaurants and shops....rooms were spacious and comfortable and sleeping at night was very quiet"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan. 2020

Chancellor Executive Apartments
Chancellor Lakeside
4.5 out of 5
1-7 Moores Cresent, Varsity Lakes, QLD
AU$243
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28
4.1/5Very Good! (142 reviews)

"It was in a great location, it was clean, and great for the kids, everything w needed."…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep. 2019

Chancellor Lakeside
Lakehouse Family Oasis
4.5 out of 5
2 Massachusetts Court, Varsity Lakes, QLD
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Everything we needed but do not usually find was at the villa down to simple things like salt pepper tea bags etc all the stuff you usually have to jump in the car and go and buy. Had elderly parent with us so villa design was ideal and upstairs game room and bedroom delivered for everyone else. ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Sep. 2019

Lakehouse Family Oasis
Mercure Gold Coast Resort
4 out of 5
64 Palm Meadows Drive, Carrara, QLD
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AU$122
per night
Feb 16 - Feb 17
4.2/5Excellent! (2,061 reviews)

"Wonderful place for a family holiday, kids loved the pools and location is good for a short drive to theme parks, beaches, and other attractions. Breakfast buffet was ample and tasty, with a good selection and wide opening times to suit lots of people"…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan. 2020

Mercure Gold Coast Resort
Sea World Resort
4.5 out of 5
Sea World Drive Main Beach Gold Coast, Main Beach, QLD
AU$199
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
4.2/5Very Good! (2,046 reviews)

"They ste not only have kids facilities, also sonething for adults. Also a few quality restaurant to choose from. Very very good srrvice, even the room service staff......highly recommended"…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan. 2020

Sea World Resort
Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
5 out of 5
2669 Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$117
per night
Feb 13 - Feb 14
4.7/5Exceptional! (2,001 reviews)

"First time staying at the hotel - fantastic facilities the rooms were just like standard apartments - so it was perfect for a young family"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2020

Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
Novotel Surfers Paradise
4.5 out of 5
Cnr Surfers Paradise Blvd and Hanlan St, Surfers Paradise, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$136
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
3.9/5Very Good! (1,508 reviews)

"Not bad Position good fir our needs Hotel really 3 1/2 stars"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2020

Novotel Surfers Paradise
Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise
4.5 out of 5
2807 Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, QLD
Free Cancellation
AU$135
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
4.3/5Excellent! (2,356 reviews)

"The buffet breakfast is fantastic and the staff from the restaurant to reception desk to the cleaners are all fantastic. Just got 1 staff from the breakfast buffet cooking station were a bit rude to my wife when she order an omelette, We would definitely come back again this year."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2020

Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise
Oaks Gold Coast Hotel
3.5 out of 5
2801 Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, QLD
AU$135
per night
Jan 22 - Jan 23
4.4/5Excellent! (16 reviews)

"Room booked for three people but the little touches that matter (eg glassware) was set up for only two. Toilet separate from bathroom was great but toilet space was VERY confined"…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan. 2020

Oaks Gold Coast Hotel
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
AU$189
per night
Feb 3 - Feb 4
4.4/5Excellent! (2,480 reviews)

"Great pool with very helpful and nice staff. Easy location being close enough to Cavill ave without being in the guts of the hustle and bustle."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan. 2020

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Visiting Varsity Lakes

Visitors to Varsity Lakes are sure to enjoy the university setting and restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy the city's cafés, shopping, and lakeside setting. Around the area, top sights include Sea World, Warner Bros. Movie World, and Surfers Paradise Beach.

  • You'll find 665 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Gold Coast
  • The closest major airport is in Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta) 13.2 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Varsity Lakes

Notable places to visit in the larger region include Sea World, Warner Bros. Movie World, and Surfers Paradise Beach. Additionally, in the area you'll find Cavill Avenue and Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast.

Here's a top place to stay based on our user reviews:

  • Chancellor Executive Apartments - With a stay at this 3.5-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with an in-room kitchen.

Getting Around Varsity Lakes

To see more of the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Varsity Lakes Station. Varsity Lakes might not have many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Varsity Lakes

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 82°F and the nighttime average to be 64°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 79°F during the day and 51°F at night
  • July through September averages 74°F during the day and 50°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 81°F during the day and 59°F at night
  • Varsity Lakes gets about 1.26 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually February and January with an average temperature of 82°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 51°F

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