There is plenty to see and do in and around the Gold Coast. Whether looking for a relaxing break or a holiday with lots of adventure, visitors will find it at Surfers Paradise.
Centrally located, the hotel is just a brief drive from the following:
- Brisbane City - approximately 1 hour 15 minutes
- Byron Bay - approximately 1 hour 20 minutes
- Sea World - approximately 10 minutes
- Natural Bridge and Springbrook National Park - approximately 1 hour
- Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary - approximately 20 minutes
- Movieworld approximately 30 minutes
- DreamWorld approximately 30 minutes
- Wet n' Wild approximately 30 minutes
Gold Coast Arts Centre
The Gold Coast's premier cultural facility showcases visual and performing arts and the complex houses the Arts Theatre, Gold Coast City Gallery, two cinemas and the Arts Café as well as function rooms.
Located in Broadbeach, just a few minutes' drive from the Wyndham Surfers Paradise, visitors to this casino can see world-class live entertainment including shows, concerts, comedians and much more.
Points of Interest
Gold Coast Hinterland
Within one to two-hours scenic drive from Surfers Paradise, the hinterland boasts plenty of walking trails and waterfalls in beautiful surroundings for people of all fitness levels.
Catch the lift to the highest point above the Gold Coast and marvel at the spectacular 360-degree views from surf to hinterland and beyond (entry fees apply).
Surfers Paradise Beach
This is one of the Gold Coast's most popular beaches and covers 3 km of coastline and is just a five-minute walk from the Surfers Paradise hotel.
Surf Parade in Broadbeach features a selection of stylish fashion, jewelry boutiques, cafés and restaurants.
This lively area features clothing stores, novelty shops and entertainment as well as plenty of bars and restaurants to relax after a day of shopping.
Featuring an up-market village atmosphere, shoppers will find a selection of boutiques and specialty stores.
Located in Broadbeach, this is the Gold Coast's most loved shopping precinct with fashion, food, department stores, electronics, entertainment and beauty shops, and much more.
Robina Town Centre
The Gold Coast's premier retail and leisure destination is located by the lake and offers a wealth of shops, supermarkets, over 300 specialty stores and a selection of restaurants.
Australian Outback Spectacular
Learn about the history of the legendary Australian Light Horse, marvel at their riding skills and enjoy the delightful songs and poems - a true Aussie experience. Included in the ticket price is a delicious three course Aussie feast with beer wine or soft drink.
The biggest theme park on the Gold Coast, Dreamworld is home to 13 different "worlds" featuring exhilarating rides, live interactive shows and amazing animal attractions including Tiger Island and the Australian Wildlife Experience.
Gold Coast AFL
The Gold Coast Football Club joined the national competition in 2011 and games are held at the Carrara Football Stadium, which is just a 30-minute drive from Surfers Paradise.
Gold Coast Blaze Basketball
All Gold Coast Blaze home games are played at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre (GCCEC), a world class facility that gives Blaze fans access to arguably the best basketball stadium in the country. With over 5,000 seats available for every game the atmosphere of a full house is a carnival of sound and energy. Ideally located in Broadbeach, the GCCEC is just a short stroll to the coast's famous beach, the popular restaurants and cafés of Broadbeach and next door to Conrad Jupiters.
Jetstar Gold Coast Titans
The Gold Coast's premier rugby league football team plays at Skilled Park at Robina, which is their home ground stadium seating up to 27,400 spectators. The home game is a popular attraction on the Gold Coast and is just a 25-minute drive from the Wyndham Surfers Paradise.
The Quicksilver Pro Gold Coast is the most eagerly anticipated event among both professionals and surfers alike held every year in February and March. World-renowned surf breaks such as Snapper Rocks, Kirra and Burleigh Heads held in March present the perfect ASP "Dreamtour" location.
Come face to face with beautiful marine life including dolphins, sharks and stingrays and find plenty of action-packed rides, shows and attractions.
Warner Bros. Movie World
At the only Australian movie related theme park, visitors experience a fun-filled, Gold Coast theme park family adventure with all the glitz and glamour of Hollywood.
Wet n' Wild Water World
Visitors will find a world full of fun with dozens of water slides, swimming pools and a wave pool, plus the latest "Dive n' Movies" screened on Saturday nights.