Gold Coast family accommodation

family friendly Gold Coast hotels and resorts...

The Gold Coast is situated in south east Queensland and is approximately 42km south east of the state capital, Brisbane. The Gold Coast is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Australia with plenty of family friendly accommodation, restaurants, beaches and activities available.
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The city consists of 70 kilometres of coastline and some of the most popular tourist spots in Australia. Popular beaches and Gold Coast accommodation spots include South Stradbroke Island, The Spit, Main Beach, Surfers Paradise, Broadbeach, Mermaid Beach, Nobby Beach, Miami, Burleigh Beach, Burleigh Heads, Tallebudgera Beach, Palm Beach, Currumbin Beach, Tugun, Bilinga, Kirra, Coolangatta, Greenmount, Rainbow Bay, Snapper Rocks and Froggies Beach.

Gold Coast experiences a humid subtropical climate with warm winters and hot, humid summers. In summer temperatures range from and average high of 28.5 degrees down to an average low of around 21 degrees. In winter the average high is around 21 degrees with a low of around 12 degrees.

Around 10 million tourists visit Gold Coast hotels every year. Tourism is the region's biggest industry, directly contributing more than $4.4 billion into the city economy every year and directly accounting for one in four jobs in the city.

There are approximately 65,000 beds, 60 kilometres of beach, 600 kilometres of canal, 100,000 hectares of nature reserve, 500 restaurants, 40 golf courses and 5 major theme parks in the city.

Gold Coast Airport provides connection across Australia with airlines including Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Tiger Airways. International services from Japan, New Zealand, Singapore and Malaysia also land at Gold Coast Airport. Brisbane Airport is less than one hour from the centre of Gold Coast, and direct trains operate.

The Gold Coast has a number of popular tourist attractions including surf beaches, and theme parks including Dreamworld, Sea World, Wet'n'Wild Water World, Warner Bros. Movie World, WhiteWater World, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, David Fleay Wildlife Park, Australian Outback Spectacular, and Paradise Country.

The Gold Coast 600 car race is held annually, usually in October with the course running through the streets of Surfers Paradise and Main Beach. It was formerly an Indy car event but now V8 Supercars are the headline attraction. The Magic Millions racing carnival is held in January. In June, Coolangatta hosts the Wintersun Festival renamed as Cooly Rocks On for 2011, a two-week 1950s and 1960s nostalgia festival with free entertainment and attractions. The Gold Coast marathon is held in July with more than 25,000 people participating. There is also a triathlon in Currumbin in August. During late November school leavers gather on the Gold Coast to celebrate Schoolies, a two week period of celebration and parties. Early each year the Quicksilver Pro surfing event is held at Coolangatta with some of the worlds best surfers competing in the ASP World Tour event.




Broadwater, Main Beach


Sandcastles On The Broadwater Gold Coast
Sandcastles On The Broadwater

These luxury one, two and three bedroom air conditioned apartments are fully self-contained to provide all of your holiday accommodation needs.

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Treasure Island Holiday Park Gold Coast
Treasure Island Holiday Park

10 minutes north of Surfers Paradise. Family accommodation, organised Kids Club activities and fun facilities nestled amongst lush tropical landscaped gardens.

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Sea World Resort Gold Coast
Sea World Resort

Linked by monorail to Sea World theme park, the newly refurbished Sea World Resort is Australia's only theme park hotel. Located along 'The Spit' on the glorious Gold Coast.

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Sunbird Beach Resort Gold Coast
Sunbird Beach Resort

Sunbird Beach Resort is a luxury playground that's walking distance from Tedder Avenue and centrally located to all the major theme parks and attractions.

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Equinox Resort Gold Coast
Equinox Resort

Equinox is located opposite the beach at the northern end of Surfers Paradise, bordering trendy Main Beach. The resort is close to the main area of Surfers.

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Surfers Paradise


Aegean Resort Apartments Gold Coast
Aegean Resort Apartments

Aegean Apartments are just meters from Australia's premier Beach and right in the heart of glorious Surfers Paradise.

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Alexander Holiday Apartments Gold Coast
Alexander Holiday Apartments

Ideally located just 8 minutes walk from Cavill Avenue and Broadbeach and only 100 metres from the magnificent patrolled beach.

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Aloha Apartments Gold Coast
Aloha Apartments

Aloha Resort Apartments is situated right opposite the patrolled beach, just two blocks from Cavill Avenue - the entertainment centre of the Gold Coast!

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Anacapri Gold Coast
Anacapri

At Anacapri you'll find the relaxation or activities to your liking. Conveniently situated close to the beach, just across from the river.

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Breakfree Acapulco Gold Coast
Breakfree Acapulco

Just twenty five metres to the rolling surf of Surfers Paradise, BreakFree Acapulco is the perfect accommodation choice to indulge in a relaxed family holiday.

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Beachcomber Resort Gold Coast
Beachcomber Resort

Just 100 metres from the breaking surf and in the heart of Surfers, Beachcomber Resort is the ideal location for couples or families wanting to be close to all the action.

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Breakfree Beachpoint Resort Gold Coast
Breakfree Beachpoint Resort

Beachpoint has a full range of resort facilities and is located in the heart of Surfers Paradise across the road from the beach.

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Breakfree Cosmopolitan Gold Coast
Breakfree Cosmopolitan

Situated in the very heart of Surfers Paradise, BreakFree Cosmopolitan is the ideal apartment complex for an affordable Gold Coast getaway.

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Mantra Crown Towers Gold Coast
Mantra Crown Towers

Spacious living areas, gourmet kitchens and choice of studio, one, two or three bedrooms. You'll also enjoy all the services and facilities of a world class apartment resort.

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Alpha Sovereign Gold Coast
Alpha Sovereign

Features a variety of accommodation including hotel rooms and fully serviced one and two bedroom family apartments, which include a separate spacious lounge/dining area.

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Mantra Sun City Gold Coast
Mantra Sun City

Featuring unique Aztec-inspired designs and architecture, set amidst lush tropical gardens, Mantra Sun City is located just one block from the sandy beaches of the Gold Coast.

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Mantra Legends Gold Coast
Mantra Legends

Mantra Legends Hotel provides the ideal location for a family holiday, short break or business trip. Just a short stroll to the beach, shopping and dining precinct.

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Q1 Gold Coast
Q1

Q1 Resort & Spa is located just metres from the energy and excitement of Surfers Paradise. Choose between a range of one, two, three-bedroom and sub penthouse apartments.

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Breakfree Longbeach Resort Gold Coast
Breakfree Longbeach Resort

Overlooking the magnificent beach, this high rise resort offers air conditioned apartments with ocean views close to the heart of Surfers Paradise.

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Paradise Centre Apartments Gold Coast
Paradise Centre Apartments

Paradise Centre Apartments is located directly above the Centro Surfers Paradise shopping centre, your personal balcony is guaranteed to have magnificent ocean views.

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Paradise Island Resort Gold Coast
Paradise Island Resort

Situated on the Anna Branch of the Nerang River, Paradise Island Resort is within walking distance to all of Surfers Paradise's attractions. Features Studio, 1, 2 & 3 Bedroom Apartments

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Breakfree Peninsula Gold Coast
Breakfree Peninsula

Directly opposite the beach, BreakFree Peninsula offers ocean views from most rooms, immaculate facilities and the perfect location for your Surfers Paradise escape. Just a short stroll to Cavill Avenue.

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Mantra Wings Gold Coast
Mantra Wings

Just 300 metres from the beach and 2 minutes from the heart of Surfers, Mantra Wings is close to all the action and one of the most contemporary resort apartment complexes on the Gold Coast.

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Enderley Gardens Gold Coast
Enderley Gardens

Enderley Gardens offers an affordable holiday option close to all the action of Surfers Paradise, yet far enough away to take time out and relax by the pool. It has a great family feel, friendly staff and exceptional value.

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Mantra on View Gold Coast
Mantra on View

Mantra on View Hotel is located in the heart of Surfers. The hotel offers guests modern facilities in a fun, fresh and vibrant atmosphere. All of the hotels 404 refurbished accommodation rooms boast space and style.

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K Resort Gold Coast
K Resort

The K Resort Gold Coast is located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, on the famous Gold Coast waterways as well as on its own private beach. It is a few minutes walk from Surfers and its many shops and restaurants and endless entertainment.

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Marriott Resort Gold Coast
Marriott Resort

The beautifully revitalised Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa is located in Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast and is a destination in itself, featuring five star restaurants and facilities, coupled with exemplary service.

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Paradise Resort Gold Coast
Paradise Resort

Set on 5 acres of tropical gardens close to the heart of Surfers, Paradise Resort is renowned as a Heaven for Kids and Paradise for Parents. The resort caters for all children from babies and toddlers right through to 12 year olds.

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Breakfree Imperial Surf Gold Coast
Breakfree Imperial Surf

Laying claim to some of the best views on the Gold Coast, BreakFree Imperial Surf offers quality accommodation and convenience. Accommodation includes one and two bedroom apartments with large balconies.

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Breakfree Moroccan Apartments Gold Coast
Breakfree Moroccan Apartments

Just metres from Surfers Paradise Beach and Cavill Avenue, BreakFree Moroccan offers a central location combined with the comfort and convenience of holiday apartment living.

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Centrepoint Resort Gold Coast
Centrepoint Resort

Centrepoint Resort, make this your families next holiday or vacation accommodation choice. Our fully self contained 1 bedroom or 2 bedroom Apartments all have life's little commodities plus they are all fully air conditioned.

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Focus Apartments Gold Coast
Focus Apartments

Focus has large grounds with swimming pool, spa, gym, tennis court, and sauna. The apartments are spacious (2-3 bedrooms) and most have wonderful views of the ocean and some have views of the hinterland.

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Surfers Century Apartments Gold Coast
Surfers Century Apartments

Located near the heart of dynamic Surfers Paradise, Surfers Century offers you a resort of fun, friendliness and happy memories. Only a short stroll to the beach and Cavill Avenue.

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Surfers Hawaiian Apartments Gold Coast
Surfers Hawaiian Apartments

Delightful one and two bedroom apartments specially designed and decorated to suit the most discerning holiday maker. Just minutes to the fabulous golden beaches and shops.

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Surfers Tradewinds Apartments
Surfers Tradewinds Apartments

Surfers Tradewinds is a 4 star three story walk up building with 26 x 2 bedrooms and 2 x three bedroom apartments. Most apartments have two bathrooms separate living area full laundry.

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Broadbeach


Breakfree Diamond Beach
Breakfree Diamond Beach

Popular low rise resort set in expansive tropical gardens with all apartments surrounding a magnificent pool and garden area. 1,2 & 3 bedroom apartments.

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Peppers Broadbeach
Peppers Broadbeach

The stylish Peppers Broadbeach is located 25 minutes north of the Gold Coast Airport. Accommodation includes luxury one and two bedroom suites and three bedroom skyhomes.

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Bel Air On Broadbeach
Bel Air On Broadbeach

Ideal for family holidays, extended stays and romantic getaways, this fabulous seaside resort is within metres of the patrolled beach. Refined elegance and style are reflected in every element.

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Mantra Broadbeach On The Park
Mantra Broadbeach On The Park

Mantra Broadbeach on the Park is centrally located in the heart of Broadbeach, with restaurants, cafes, shopping and the beach right at its doorstep.

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Broadbeach Savannah Resort
Broadbeach Savannah Resort

Conveniently located in the cosmopolitan heart of Broadbeach, Broadbeach Savannah Resort is the perfect accommodation choice for families and couples.

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Neptune Resort Broadbeach
Neptune Resort

Neptune features 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with air conditioning, spa baths in some rooms, fully equipped kitchen and laundry facilities and balconies to enjoy views of the Hinterland.

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Phoenician Resort Apartments
Phoenician Resort Apartments

Perfectly located amidst the restaurant and cafe district of Broadbeach, just 100m from the Broadbeach and Kurrawa beaches, Phoenician provides well appointed accommodation.

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Mantra Sierra Grand
Mantra Sierra Grand

Mantra Sierra Grand offers several room types including 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments within walking distance to the beach. Mantra Sierra Grand soars 30 levels above its premium Broadbeach locations with ocean or hinterland views.

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Biarritz Apartments Broadbeach
Biarritz Apartments

Set in tropical landscaped gardens and complete with resort style facilities, Biarritz offers spacious fully self-contained 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with large balconies which are ideal for family holidays.

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Aruba Surf Resort
Aruba Surf Resort

superbly located Broadbeach holiday apartments within metres of powder white beaches and close to every imaginable facility and entertainment venue Broadbeach has to offer. Aruba Surf Resort offers fully self-contained apartments.

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Belle Maison
Belle Maison

Belle Maison is the perfect choice for quality Broadbeach accommodation at an affordable price. Guests have a choice of beautifully appointed 1, 2 and 3 bedroom air conditioned apartments with modern decor, furnishings and fittings throughout.

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Freshwater Point Resort
Freshwater Point Resort

Freshwater Point Resort offers beautifully appointed, air conditioned 1 and 2 bedroom apartments located in a waterfront setting. This superb, newly built Broadbeach accommodation is perfect for Gold Coast holidays.

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Mermaid Beach


Sands Turtle Beach Resort
Sands Turtle Beach Resort

Turtle Beach Resort is set in a sub-tropical oasis and just 300 metres to the beach. The resort offers spacious one, two and three bedroom fully self contained apartments.

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Diamond Sands Resort
Diamond Sands Resort

Diamond Sands Resort is just metres from patrolled surf beaches. Our superior low rise accommodation offers guests a choice of self contained two and three bedroom units, townhouses and villas.

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Sanctuary Cove, Palm Meadows, Ashmore


InterContinental Sanctuary Cove
InterContinental Sanctuary Cove

Set amidst lush, tropical gardens, the hotel's colonial design is an elegant reminder of former times, offering a unique blend of Australian hospitality and sophistication.

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Royal Pines Resort
Royal Pines Resort

Situated on 500 acres of magnificently landscaped gardens. Accommodation at Royal Pines Resort comprises 330 luxury rooms. We offer a diverse mix of sporting and leisure facilities for guests looking for some recreation.

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Ashmore Palms Holiday Village
Ashmore Palms Holiday Village

Set on 14.5 landscaped acres, Ashmore Palms provides a fun, yet relaxed, holiday setting for families, couples and groups, travelling to the Gold Coast with a range of quality self-contained holiday cabins.

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Miami, Currumbin, Burleigh, Tugun


Grande Florida Resort
Grande Florida Resort

Our luxury 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments feature an open living, dining, lounge area with sunny balconies. Each apartment has a fully equipped kitchen with microwave and dishwasher as well as full laundry facilities.

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Sanctuary Lake Resort
Sanctuary Lake Resort

Sanctuary Lake Resort offers holiday makers a selection of 2 and 3 bedroom family sized Gold Coast holiday apartments. The four star rated apartments enjoy an ideal location just 100m from Currumbin beach.

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Burleigh Mediterranean Resort
Burleigh Mediterranean Resort

Burleigh Mediterranean Resort is the perfect choice for a memorable beachside holiday for couples and families. Come and relax in our fully self-contained 1, 2 and 3 bedroom beachfront apartments.

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Golden Riviera Beach Resort
Golden Riviera Beach Resort

An absolute beachfront resort with fully self contained 4 star apartments that are fully airconditioned. The resort boasts two barbeque gazebo's, heated pool and spa, sauna and fully equipped gymnasium.

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Coolangatta, Tambourine Mountain


Calypso Plaza Coolangatta
Calypso Plaza Coolangatta

Centrally located in the heart of Coolangatta, minutes from the airport and a variety of Gold Coast attractions, the resort’s focal point is a spectacular free-form lagoon pool with landscaped tropical gardens.

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Mantra Coolangatta
Mantra Coolangatta

Mantra Coolangatta Beach provides a range of studio rooms and one, two and three bedroom suites, most with uninterrupted ocean views north across the stunning Surfers Paradise skyline and maintains its status as a favourite retreat for family holiday makers.

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Cedar Creek Lodges
Cedar Creek Lodges

Horse trail rides through rainforest and bush lands, fossicking for 200 million year old thundereggs, lasertag with open and under 14 categories, wild life sanctuary tours, swimming under tumbling waterfalls and in natural rock pools and Rainforest Rangers Kids' Club.

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