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The three-kilometer strip of golden sand between Surfers Paradise and the Pacific Ocean is Australia's iconic beach, a postcard-perfect locale that conjures up 'paradise' to millions. Throughout the year, our beach welcomes swimmers, joggers...more
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The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5539 9299
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definitely not the best beach I’ve ever seen but it was very nice. But totally over rated to go to and the entire paradise experience was exactly what I thought. A disappointing experience. Left and went to broadbeach which is 100 times better if? Your...More

Thank Garry H
Reviewed 3 days ago

A long straight stretch with perfect sand and a warm sea - what a great attraction. A long walk along the beach or on the esplanade in the morning makes the coffee that much better. Many swim spots with beacons and lifesavers means you can...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the Best beaches in the world! You wont be disappointed with the Perect Sand & beautiful clear water. Dont forget to swim between the flags & stay safe!

Thank LeanneP329
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach with warm waters. The beach is well looked after. The waves attract lots of surfers. Night markets on the esplanade attract good crowds.

Thank Greg8591
Reviewed 1 week ago

OK, it is just a beach, and for those us from Australia we are spoilt for choice. But for those from overseas... if you want real sand, and at least 50 metres of beach between the roadway, and the water, compared to Waikiki's 10 if...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 1 week ago

the beach is quite huge, and has fine golden sand with several swimming spots and a brilliant night market occasionally just outside on the boardwalk. Really enjoyed our time here.

Thank Mihir D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The splash of the waves, the cool breeze and the powdery sand make this place a great holiday destination. The stretch of the beach is unimaginable. It's a happy place where people from all around the globe frolic. From the rising of the beautiful sun...More

Thank Jochie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely love going to Surfers.... especially near Cavill Av... So many food outlets close by and great amenities. WHat a beautiful part of Australia.

Thank Tammy L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the beach at Surfers, Life Savers always there, safe and not too crowded even when we got there school holidays. Has sunset markets on the boardwalk too....very enjoyable

Thank ChilliBean5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From vast expanse of fine, golden sand, rolling surf, patrolled swimming spots, and nearby amenities, beach-going doesn’t get any better than Surfer’s Paradise.

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Sonali B
29 April 2018|
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Response from Rohan G | Reviewed this property |
No, there are shark nets up the entire coast of this area.
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born2bepink
14 February 2018|
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Response from Peter G | Reviewed this property |
Our experience is that you just leave your stuffit in a bag, take a swim. Nerver ever lost anything. The Australians are very honest and nerver heard about any steelings.
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priyank3006
30 October 2017|
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Response from wykecliffe | Reviewed this property |
Experience all times of day, we had a week there and enjoyed every single moment from morning to dusk.
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