Whatever it is you're seeking – relaxation, excitement, chic shopping, world-class entertainment, mouth-watering dining, or one of the most sought after beaches on earth, you'll find all this and much much more in Surfers Paradise. Renowned as having one of the most stunning beaches Australia has to offer coupled with a dramatic city skyline, Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast is capturing the hearts of many domestic and international visitors to the area each year. There is so much more to Surfers Paradise than just surfing! The region's cultural scene is infused with bustling cafés, a diverse selection of restaurants, boutique shopping, festivals and glittering nightlife. Whatever you're seeking for your next holiday on the Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise will be sure to impress.
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With so much to see and do, you can fill your holiday to the brim night and day, or merely kick back and gaze at the breathtaking blue of the Pacific Ocean. The smooth golden stretch of beach, an icon of Australian culture, is not to be missed. Much of the area's prime accommodation is located with heart stopping views over the 3km long sandy beach. But you'll soon discover, it is but one of the many attractions on offer.
If it's a truly unique view of the Gold Coast that you're after, then Q1 Resort's Skypoint Observation Deck on levels 77 and 78, is a must see. This impressive tower offers panoramic views of the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise in particular. Try the in-house licensed café and bar, it's the ideal spot to put your feet up and relax during your stay. See Surfers Paradise from another angle with Aquaduck Safaris – An amphibious vehicle will take you through the busy streets of Surfers Paradise, along the golden beach and then into the Broadwater to see the gorgeous waterways and the infamous millionaire's row... it really is paradise.
Surfers Paradise is the perfect destination for couples and families with its laid back beach culture, amazing selection of accommodation, and varied entertainment. There are beachfront markets, regular festivals and events filling the calendar year 'round and theme parks close at hand. Every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday night the beachfront transforms into a bustling market area offering more than 120 stalls, with a fantastic range of one-off pieces, as well as premium products such as fashion, jewellery and art. Grab a bite to eat while you're out and about at one of the many café's, bistros or restaurants available – whether it's international cuisine, sumptuous seafood or a big juicy steak, Surfers Paradise has something for everyone.
Surfers Paradise is the ideal base for your next break away – amazing weather and quality accommodation where you can easily walk to eateries, boutiques, nightclubs, coffee bars and of course that stunning beach. Whether you are planning to relax and work on your tan, hit the swanky boutiques or dance up a storm in one of the many nightclubs, or all three... Surfers Paradise will oblige. With a large selection of upmarket resorts catering for couples, family-friendly apartments with amazing children's playgrounds and water slides, luxurious world-class hotels and casual beach escapes, you are sure to find the ideal accommodation to suit your needs. Discover our holiday accommodation selection, or venture further afield with more Gold Coast accommodation.