It’s time to cure your wanderlust by exploring our own backyard, and what better place than the Gold Coast?
From beautiful beaches to tropical resorts and family hideaways, there is plenty of goodness available on our doorstep, so you can rejuvenate and soak up the sun with the family.
Here are a few of our favourite Gold Coast family-friendly staycation spots featuring activities suitable for the whole family. Even better – these staycations won’t break the bank.
Take the family on an escape to Mermaid Beach on the Gold Coast at Turtle Beach Resort (pictured).
The Resort has been thoughtfully designed for families, featuring four separate swimming areas, a 22-seat cinema, a putt-putt golf course, and an epic kids club, ensuring that this is one place the kids will never want to leave – and that’s after you enjoy lazing on the beach that’s only 300 metres away).
Turtle Beach Resort’s current flash sale will help you save dollars with their package featuring self-contained 2-bedroom apartments for three nights for $579 which includes a saving of 53 per cent (original price of $1,221).
The package, available from 11 October 2021 to 25 October 2021, includes an Entertainment 15-day Membership valued at $199, a $50 food and beverage voucher at The Deck, 25 per cent off for Game Over adventures, including Go Karting, Rock Climbing, Laser Tag, and a Club Turtle Kids session per child aged 4-12 years per stay. Take advantage of the limited time offer here.
Indulge in an unforgettable escape to the Iconic & Award-Winning Q1 Resort and Spa. Australia’s tallest building will not only promise the world’s best beach views, but spacious accommodation and a central location in the heart of Surfers Paradise.
Escape to Q1 Resort and Spa for three nights in your choice of one- or two-bedroom apartments boasting panoramic views for only $539, which includes a total saving of 63 per cent (original price of $1,448).
The package, available until October 18 2021, includes Stephanies Wellness Spa vouches, 25 per cent off a SkyPoint Climb, and a 10 per cent dining discount voucher. Book your stay here.
Boasting an idyllic location in the heart of Broadbeach, the popular BreakFree Diamond Beach is just metres from glorious surf beaches, a fantastic array of dining options and world-class shopping. This family-friendly resort is close to many Gold Coast attractions, including the famed theme parks.
Get away to BreakFree Diamond Beach for three nights in a two-bedroom apartment for only $492, which includes a total saving of 23 per cent (original price of $639). Bookings can be made here.
Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, the Mantra Crown Towers is perfect for families and couples wanting a holiday, short break or a weekend away. The hotel has a wide range of leisure facilities, including a magnificent lagoon style pool, is close to the beach and is only a short walk to the heart of Surfers Paradise.
Escape to Mantra Crown Towers for three nights in a two-bedroom apartment for only $513, which includes a total saving of 55 per cent (original price of $1,128). Book your stay here.
Seaworld Resort, Main Beach
With direct access to Sea World, Sea World Resort & Water Park is the ultimate theme park holiday destination. Located on the Broadwater, guests will enjoy 4.5-star facilities and friendly service all within easy access to famous Gold Coast beaches and shopping.
Get away to Seaworld Resort for three nights in a Resort Double Room for only $1,017. Book your stay here.
Holidaying at home has never been so easy! Where are your favourite Gold Coast family-friendly spots?