Top Resorts in the Gold Coast

From the glitzy streets of Surfer's Paradise to the family friendly Coolangatta, the Gold Coast offers a variety of accommodation options to appeal to every kind of traveller. The Gold Coast is a smorgasbord of accommodation options and choosing where to stay can sometimes seem overwhelming. This list of top 5 Gold Coast hotels, resorts and apartments has been handpicked by our expert consultants for their winning combination of location, quality, facilities and affordability.

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Seaworld Resort & Water Park

Australia's premier theme park resort, Seaworld Resort & Water Park is ideal for families and is located in Southport, just a short drive from Main Beach. Offering comfortable accommodation and an excellent range of facilities, the resort adjoins the Sea World theme park putting you in the heart of the action.

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Mantra Coolangatta Beach

Situated close to the New South Wales and Queensland border on the southern end of the Gold Coast, Mantra Coolangatta Beach is an apartment-style hotel great for couples and families. Restaurants, bars, parklands and shopping are at your doorstep, just 10 minutes from the Gold Coast Airport.

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O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat

Located in the World Heritage listed Lamington National Park, O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat is just 90 minutes drive from the Gold Coast. Set high up on the mountains in subtropical rainforest hinterland, the retreat offers hotel style rooms and self-contained villas, plus restaurant, bar, pool and day spa.