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Novotel Surfers Paradise
4.5 out of 5
0.1 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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The price is $112 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
4.1/5Very Good! (989 reviews)

"Great view and room. Room service was great and hotel was in a prime location"…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2021

Novotel Surfers Paradise
Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
5 out of 5
0.074 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
The price is $268 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,797 reviews)

"Excellent location. Close to surfers paradise beach and shops"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise
Breakfree Cosmopolitan
3 out of 5
0.1 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
The price is $177 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17
4.1/5Very Good! (152 reviews)

"Great location, perfect for a great priced getaway in the middle of town."…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2020

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Soul Surfers Paradise - GCLR
4.5 out of 5
0.054 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
The price is $262 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
4.2/5Excellent! (74 reviews)

"The property itself is beautiful. Amazing views in a very modern resort. The unit needs some maitenance as there is some cracked tiles in the common areas and a professional tile cleaning company is needed to freshen up the floors. The cleaners need to be more thorough as there was two different ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

Soul Surfers Paradise - GCLR
Soul - We Accommodate
4 out of 5
0.065 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
The price is $525 per night from Mar 30 to Mar 31
4/5Very Good! (7 reviews)

"Absolutely love our stay at Soul in an ocean view room. The unit is really clean. WeAccommodate were really helpful, kind and welcoming, good deal with them, thank you guys we really enjoyed and appreciated our stay, hope to be back with you guys."…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2019

Soul - We Accommodate
Zenith Ocean Front Apartments
3.5 out of 5
0.1 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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4.4/5Excellent! (195 reviews)

"Spectacular views and amenities. Location is so close to everything!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

Zenith Ocean Front Apartments
Orchid Residences - HR Surfers Paradise
4 out of 5
0.058 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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4.4/5Excellent! (196 reviews)

"Excellent Location, Quality property with beautiful views."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Orchid Residences - HR Surfers Paradise
Vibe Hotel Gold Coast
4.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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The price is $100 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
3.8/5Good! (981 reviews)

"Nice hotel with very good view. However king bed was made of two long singles it was very uncertain to sleep on it"…"

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2021

Vibe Hotel Gold Coast
Mantra Legends Hotel
4.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
The price is $88 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
4/5Very Good! (953 reviews)

"It was exactly what I was looking for. Staff helpful and had a great stay"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Mantra Legends Hotel
The Island Gold Coast
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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The price is $96 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
4.5/5Wonderful! (494 reviews)

"Nice property, a bit noisy with the doors open as close to main road but friendly staff, easy check-in and out. Comfortable bed."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2021

The Island Gold Coast
Mantra Towers of Chevron
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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4/5Very Good! (2,146 reviews)

"Excellent apartment with fantastic views. The pool and BBQ area is definitely the highlight. You can sit out on your balcony and enjoy the hustle and bustle of the Surfers lifestyle, or you can shout out the noise and the world and just enjoy the peace of your apartment. We will definitely be ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

Mantra Towers of Chevron
Hilton Surfers Paradise Hotel and Residences
5 out of 5
0.065 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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The price is $174 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
3.7/5Good! (962 reviews)

"Very central hotel right in the action of Cavil Ave."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2021

Hilton Surfers Paradise Hotel and Residences
Trickett Gardens Holiday Inn
3.5 out of 5
0.1 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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The price is $195 per night from Mar 11 to Mar 12
3.9/5Very Good! (581 reviews)
xcellent

"nice location.fast check in.Friendly staff.secure underground parking.spacious room’everything you need highly recomend"…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Trickett Gardens Holiday Inn
Mantra Circle on Cavill
4.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
The price is $160 per night from Mar 30 to Mar 31
4.3/5Excellent! (2,483 reviews)

"Lovely clean room , great view , impressive , would stay again"…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2021

Mantra Circle on Cavill
Mantra on View Hotel
4.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
The price is $95 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
4.1/5Very Good! (948 reviews)

"Well Located and very friendly & helpful staff. Excellent Service."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

Mantra on View Hotel
Surf Regency Apartments
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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4.2/5Very Good! (103 reviews)

"Great ocean views, property shows it’s age! Pricing does reflect this."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

Surf Regency Apartments
Q1 Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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The price is $189 per night from Mar 22 to Mar 23
4.3/5Excellent! (3,117 reviews)

"Overall the Q1 was nice, the staff were friendly and helpful. The property was clean and tidy, the room was modern. Extremely close to the beach. Only annoying thing was we had booked 6 months in advance and would have liked to be higher than level 3..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2021

Q1 Resort & Spa
Beachcomber Surfers Paradise
3.5 out of 5
0.084 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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The price is $126 per night from Mar 28 to Mar 29
3/5 (1,389 reviews)

"Cleaning can be better. Parking can be made free on site."…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2021

Beachcomber Surfers Paradise
Gold Coast Private Apartments
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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3/5 (4 reviews)
Will stay again!

"Amazing apartment, excellent location! Had everything we needed! Loved the pool areas and the balcony! Even got to check in early!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

Gold Coast Private Apartments
Tiki Hotel Surfers Paradise
3.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Ripley's Believe It or Not
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The price is $74 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17
3.9/5Very Good! (562 reviews)

"I loved the location and the staff were very easy going. They were very accommodating when we needed a new microwave and a spare set of keys! The view was also stunning. The only thing that wasn’t expected was the style of the rooms, they are odd and the only difference between a superior and a normal ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2021

Tiki Hotel Surfers Paradise
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Ripley's Believe It or Not is located in a welcoming area of Surfers Paradise known for its beautiful beaches and golfing. Surfers Paradise is home to 390 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Ripley's Believe It or Not

You can choose from 371 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Ripley's Believe It or Not, including these picks:

  • VOCO Gold Coast (Formerly Watermark): This 4.5-star hotel features 2 outdoor pools, a full-service spa, and 3 restaurants. Our customers like its proximity to public transit and comfortable rooms.
  • Q1 Resort & Spa: With a stay at this 4.5-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa, along with an in-room kitchen. Our customers like its dining options and comfortable rooms.
  • Vibe Hotel Gold Coast: This 4-star hotel features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale and overall value.

Things to See and Do Near Ripley's Believe It or Not

While you're in town visiting Ripley's Believe It or Not, you can discover the sights within a couple miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the collections at Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise, Wax Museum, and Arts Centre Gold Coast. Explore landmarks like Queensland Korean War Memorial, St. Peter's Anglican Church, and Reach Out for Christ. You can enjoy live performances at Dracula's Queensland and Spotlight Theatre.

Cavill Avenue and Surfers Paradise Beach are both worth a visit while you're checking out the area. You might also stop by Chevron Renaissance, located 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Ripley's Believe It or Not, or SkyPoint Observation Deck which is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Ripley's Believe It or Not?
Ripley’s Believe It or Not is located in a welcoming area of Gold Coast known for its major shopping area and fun-filled attractions. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 1054 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay close to Ripley's Believe It or Not?
Adjacent to Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Hilton Surfers Paradise Hotel and Residences is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 5-star hotel offers 3 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Other good choices close by include QT Gold Coast and Novotel Surfers Paradise.
How many hotels will I find close to Ripley's Believe It or Not?
Expedia has 1054 hotels and other accommodations within a mile from Ripley’s Believe It or Not.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Ripley's Believe It or Not, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer near Ripley’s Believe It or Not.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Ripley's Believe It or Not?
For more details about updating your stay near Ripley’s Believe It or Not or cancelling it, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What can I see and do near Ripley's Believe It or Not?
You can enjoy live performances at Dracula’s Queensland and Spotlight Theatre. Consider spending a leisurely afternoon outside at Broadwater Parklands, Cascade Gardens, or Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens. Enjoy a stroll along the shore at Surfers Paradise Beach, Budds Beach, and Kurrawa Beach.
How can I get to Ripley's Believe It or Not?
Head to Florida Gardens station for metro transit. If you’d like to explore around the surrounding area, you may want a car rental for your journey.

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