Many of Gold Coast’s attractions are located near to Ashmore, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two of the most interesting places to see are the marvelous Royal Pines Resort Golf Course and the incredible Parklands Gold Coast. Also worth checking out are the Emerald Lakes Golf Club and the Australia Fair Shopping Centre.
Sea World, one of the more famous landmarks in the country is 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the northeast.
Savvy travelers in Ashmore, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will appreciate the cultural attractions nearby. Admire, learn and discover in the various museums such as Wax Museum in Surfers Paradise, the Ripley's Believe It or Not and the Arts Centre Gold Coast.
Rediscover the joys of childhood at Slingshot in Surfers Paradise, Timezone and the SkyPoint Observation Deck. Take a trip to the Go Karting Gold Coast in Carrara. Everyone will love the chance to get out and get active.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Watch as the birds wheel overhead, play catch with the kids and catch some sunshine at nearby the Surfers Paradise Beach in Surfers Paradise. When Mother Nature beckons, visit Philip Park in Main Beach and the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens in Benowa, one of the places where families can spend time outdoors.
There’s no excuse not to work on your game. Visit the Palm Meadows Golf Course in Carrara, the Lakelands Golf Club in Merrimac and the Parkwood International Golf Course in Parkwood to enjoy the finest fairways and friendliest clubhouse.
Add to your wardrobe, stock up on food or just window shop at popular shopping destinations like Cavill Avenue in Surfers Paradise, Chevron Renaissance and the Marina Mirage Shopping Centre in Main Beach.
Sports lovers visiting Ashmore should book tickets for Metricon Stadium, Carrara to see the Gold Coast Suns doing battle with visiting teams. Be sure to wear red, gold and blue, the colors of the Gold Coast Suns.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Vibe Hotel Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise, the Hotel Grand Chancellor Surfers Paradise, or the Mantra Circle on Cavill, Surfers Paradise.