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Gold Coast Vacation Packages

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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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2021 Gold Coast vacation deals

Nobby Beach Holiday Village
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Where to stay in Gold Coast

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Top Hotels in Gold Coast

Hilton Surfers Paradise Hotel and Residences
Hilton Surfers Paradise Hotel and Residences
5 out of 5
6 Orchid Ave Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $117 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.7/5Good! (919 reviews)

"The rooms are spacious and clean. Checking-in and out are quick and easy."…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2020

Hilton Surfers Paradise Hotel and Residences
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 $70 per night from Nov 18 to Nov 19
4.7/5Exceptional! (2,383 reviews)

"We stayed 3 nights and absolutely loved Meriton Broadbeach. The apartment was perfect, the location was fantastic, being close to Pacific Fair, The Star casino and the Beach. Would definitely recommend Meriton whether for 1 night or 1 week."…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Meriton Suites Broadbeach, Gold Coast
Q1 Resort & Spa
Q1 Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
9 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $155 per night from Nov 18 to Nov 19
4.3/5Excellent! (3,040 reviews)

"Spacious, family friendly, great staff. Great amenties, location, and price"…"

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2020

Q1 Resort & Spa
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 things to do in Gold Coast

3 Day Pass: Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World & Wet'n'Wild
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3 Day Pass: Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World & Wet'n'Wild

$99
Per adult
84% of travellers recommend
Australian Outback Spectacular Dinner & Live Show
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Australian Outback Spectacular Dinner & Live Show

$71
Per adult
86% of travellers recommend
Moreton Island Full-Day Snorkel, Kayak & Sand-toboggan Tour
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Moreton Island Full-Day Snorkel, Kayak & Sand-toboggan Tour

$120
Per adult
92% of travellers recommend

Gold Coast Beach Vacation

If you're desperate to escape fast-paced city life, a Gold Coast vacation 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 (1 mile (2 km) away) and will probably want to stay close by. But don't stress if the nearest accommodations 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 vacation 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 vacation 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 vacation package cost?
The most affordable Gold Coast vacation package is $2,042, 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 vacation 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 vacation 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 vacation packages promise plenty of savings for the savvy globetrotter. How does up to $583 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 550 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 neighborhood? 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?
Travelers 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 neighborhood 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 . If you’re chasing a calmer vibe, is the perfect time for you. Hoping to save your pennies? You might want to avoid , when things like hotels and airfares go up in price. is generally when you’ll score the best deals.
How far in advance should I book my Gold Coast vacation?
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 organizing 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 vacation 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 vacation 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.