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Top Gold Coast Beach Hotels

Xanadu Main Beach Resort
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
59 Pacific Street, Main Beach, QLD
The price is $338 per night from May 6 to May 7
4.7/5Exceptional! (687 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Great location over the road from the beach and Main Beach Surf Club"

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

Xanadu Main Beach Resort
Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
Great for beach vacations
5 out of 5
8 The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise, QLD
The price is $326 per night from Apr 27 to Apr 28
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,807 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, kids pool
Travelers say...
"I liked the property overall. Staff were very friendly and informative. Amenities were clean. We asked for ice a couple of times in our room and it was no problem. The restaurant downstairs was open for breakfast every day but only open for dinner on Fri.Sat and Sun. Would stay there again for sure. ..."

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2021

Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
5 out of 5
2669 Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach, QLD
The price is $101 per night from May 3 to May 4
4.6/5Exceptional! (2,557 reviews)
"Location of property was easy to get to, staff were helpful and the room was immaculate! Had also a tv that supported Netflix which was good to see as some other hotels have quite dated tv’s that don’t."

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2021

Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
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Rhapsody Resort
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
3440 Surfers Paradise Boulevard, Surfers Paradise, QLD
The price is $133 per night from Apr 28 to Apr 29
4.6/5Exceptional! (2,068 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"It was a lovely room, with modern features. The only challenge was the light that came through between the blinds from the other buildings in the area. It made it very difficult to sleep at night."

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

Rhapsody Resort
Ocean Pacific Broadbeach
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
25 Surf Parade, Broadbeach, QLD
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4.6/5Exceptional! (1,080 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, kids pool
Travelers say...
"Position is fantastic so close to everything you could possibly need"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2021

Ocean Pacific Broadbeach
Artique Surfers Paradise
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
16-18 Enderley Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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4.5/5Wonderful! (2,240 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Value for the dollar as we did not expect it to be so good as it was."

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2021

Artique Surfers Paradise
Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, Gold Coast
Great for beach vacations
5 out of 5
71 Sea World Drive, Main Beach, QLD
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The price is $220 per night from May 3 to May 4
4.4/5Excellent! (972 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, kids pool
Travelers say...
"Loved the ground level unit and view of lagoon. The bed linen/pillows smelled a bit awful."

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2021

Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, Gold Coast
voco Gold Coast, an IHG Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
31 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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The price is $110 per night from May 16 to May 17
4.4/5Excellent! (1,339 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pools
Travelers say...
"Very good. Very comfortable and clean. I like the WIFI and it is excellent."

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2021

voco Gold Coast, an IHG Hotel
Mantra Twin Towns
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Corner of Griffith St & Wharf St, Coolangatta, QLD
The price is $118 per night from May 6 to May 7
4.3/5Excellent! (936 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Convenient, close to shopping centre and beach."

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2021

Mantra Twin Towns
Q1 Resort & Spa
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
9 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
The price is $189 per night from May 9 to May 10
4.3/5Excellent! (3,141 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pools
Travelers say...
"Great place to stay very big and clean rooms with great staff"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2021

Q1 Resort & Spa
Turtle Beach Resort
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
2346 Gold Coast Highway, Mermaid Beach, QLD
The price is $188 per night from Apr 27 to Apr 28
4.3/5Excellent! (983 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, kids pool, free waterpark access
Travelers say...
"It’s great for kids / family’s. The beds weren’t very Comfortable and the shower pressure was horrible."

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2021

Turtle Beach Resort
Mantra Circle on Cavill
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
9 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, QLD
The price is $172 per night from May 3 to May 4
4.3/5Excellent! (2,494 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pools
Travelers say...
"We stayed in 2 bedroom ocean view apartment . Second room had views of the river which was spectacular. Ocean and esplanade view from the rest of the apartment was amazing. The kitchen needs bit of upgrade in cooking utensils otherwise comfortable stay."

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

Mantra Circle on Cavill
Broadbeach Holiday Apartments
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
24-26 Queensland Avenue, Phoenician Complex, Broadbeach, QLD
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4.3/5Excellent! (968 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, kids pool
Travelers say...
"Great location- easy access to beach and local restaurants. Room was a bit tired - marks in furniture were off putting."

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2021

Broadbeach Holiday Apartments
Mantra on View Hotel
4.5 out of 5
22 View Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
The price is $96 per night from Apr 22 to Apr 23
4.1/5Very Good! (951 reviews)
"Utterly surprised with our short stay. We decided to stay 2 nights in surfers paradise so we could take our son to the theme parks. We booked last minute and we’re left with not many options during the school holidays. I don’t think we would have chosen this hotel initially but we were surprised ..."

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2021

Mantra on View Hotel
Hilton Surfers Paradise Residences
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
6 ORCHID AVENUE, 0, Gold Coast, QLD
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4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach bars, beach towels, kids pool
Travelers say...
"Excellent"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hilton Surfers Paradise Residences
Novotel Surfers Paradise
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
Cnr Surfers Paradise Blvd and Hanlan St, Surfers Paradise, QLD
The price is $112 per night from May 5 to May 6
4.1/5Very Good! (977 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"We had stayed in Novotel previously and hence we returned to stay here , coz it's easy access to beach, esplanade, and shops cafes and food places. Easy access to public transport- Trains and Trams. Overall always a pleasing experience staying at Novotel SP."

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Novotel Surfers Paradise
Mantra Legends Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
Cnr Surfers Paradise Blvd. & Laycock St, Surfers Paradise, QLD
The price is $89 per night from Apr 28 to Apr 29
4/5Very Good! (942 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"The hotel is in a good location. The parking was always full so we had to walk and park and pay for parking somewhere else. Just a couple of cups to make a coffee are provided, Staff were very friendly. Unfortunately we had noisy neighbours and because our room was sharing a door with the other room, ..."

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2021

Mantra Legends Hotel
Regency on the Beach
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
1483 Gold Coast Highway, Palm Beach, QLD
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3.9/5Good! (459 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Sometimes the pictures on websites don't show the true view you get from a room. This one was pretty close (could have been a touch more realistic) but it said Ocen view, and we got a good ocean view. The room was clean and tidy and in good condition. One issue was the showerhead flew off when I ..."

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2021

Regency on the Beach
Greenmount Beach House
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
3 Hill Street, Coolangatta, QLD
The price is $81 per night from May 3 to May 4
3.9/5Good! (956 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Close to everything, room has all that you need. Quite at night helps to be up at first light and make the most of the Gold Coast."

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2021

Greenmount Beach House
Chateau Beachside
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
Corner The Esplanade & Elkhorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
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3.6/5Good! (1,000 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"ocean view is awesome and easy access to beach and shops"

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2020

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Beach Hotels in Gold Coast

Known for its beaches and theme parks, Gold Coast offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway. With 429 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this family-friendly destination, it's a breeze to find one that meets your needs.

As you browse for a place to stay by the water in Gold Coast, check out these top-rated beach hotels with positive customer reviews.

Rhapsody Resort - 4 apartment, 10-minute walk from Budds Beach. It features an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a steam room. Guests love the pool and breakfast.

Chateau Beachside - 3.5 family-friendly apartment on the beach. Our travelers recommend its pool and central location. This apartment boasts an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a restaurant. Activities include surfing/boogie boarding.

Mantra Twin Towns - 4 luxury hotel, 4-minute walk from Coolangatta Beach. It offers an outdoor pool, 2 spa tubs, and 5 restaurants. Guest reviews highlight the beach and shopping.

Hilton Surfers Paradise Residences - 5 luxury hotel near Surfers Paradise Beach. It features 3 outdoor swimming pools, 8 spa tubs, and a poolside bar. Guests love the beach and shopping.

Greenmount Hotel - 3 hotel on the beach. Our travelers recommend its walkability and shopping. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and beach towels.

Planning Your Trip to Gold Coast

Good weather can be important during a beach vacation, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit.

  • Hottest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average temperature of 82°F
  • Coldest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 51°F
  • Driest months: September, August, October, and April, with an average rainfall of 0.08 inches
  • Rainiest months: April, March, November, and February, with an average rainfall of 0.12 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Gold Coast

After arriving and checking into your hotel, you'll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you can't wait to check out the beaches, head to Surfers Paradise Beach or Kurrawa Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Take advantage of the area's shopping and golf courses, and make time for local attractions like Sea World and Warner Bros. Movie World. For more things to see and do, consider visiting Dreamworld or Cavill Avenue. Visitors also enjoy Gold Coast for its:
  • Restaurants
  • Theme parks

Getting Around Gold Coast

To get to Gold Coast, book a flight to Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), the closest major airport, which is located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city center. Metro stations nearby include Robina Station and Nerang Train Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Varsity Lakes Station, Helensvale Station, or Gold Coast City Coomera Station.

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