The Gold Coast is known for its year-round warm temperatures and around 300 days of sunshine per year. Its beautiful beaches, breathtaking landscapes, and hidden gems of activities make it the ultimate tourist destination.
It’s no wonder almost 12 MILLION people visit this premier destination every year! As one of the fastest growing cities in Australia, this tourist gem continues to entice. Especially with new exciting Gold Coast activities popping up every season!
But don’t take our word for it — you need to experience its wonders for yourself. And we want to help you.
We’ve compiled a comprehensive list of the 2017 Gold Coast activities you can’t miss. From luxury living to fun-filled adventures, we have your guide to booking an unforgettable family holiday.
Gold Coast 2017: Booking an Unforgettable Family Holiday
You don’t want to stress while booking your perfect dream vacation — and we’ve got you covered. Here are our top picks to make your holiday the most memorable yet.
This guide covers everything from ultimate accommodation to the best Gold Coast activities for the inner explorer and luxury connoisseur alike.
Whether it’s an adventure seeking family or a group of friends, they’ll find exactly what they’re looking for on the Gold Coast. Kilometers of coastline, award winning bars and restaurants and protected rainforests make it the best destination for anyone.
Here’s a list of the ones you can’t miss in 2017!
The Top Gold Coast Activities
First, let’s talk about exactly what you need to experience during your visit. Here are our must-see picks for Gold Coast activities you can’t miss.
You can’t miss this perfect location that is home to some of the biggest events and festivals that the Gold Coast has to offer. Here you can find world class restaurants, the casino, high-end retail, nightlife and much more. Best of all, many of our beautiful holiday homes are located just a short stroll away!
As the third oldest national park in the world, this treasure is always spectacular. From panoramic views and wineries to unique restaurants and shops, there’s something here for everyone to enjoy. And don’t forget to walk through the botanical garden!
This infamous strip has more than thirty bars and restaurants — it’s sure to please even the pickiest foodies!
And as it’s just a short stroll from the beach, this is an easy place to feed hungry surfers and swimmers after a fun day in the sun. Or enjoy a much needed fresh pint!
Burleigh Heads Beach
Endless pristine blue ocean, gentle waves, bohemian culture and plenty of retail shops and restaurants make this a hot destination.
This epic large beach almost never feels crowded! It’s a perfect place to kick back, relax, and catch some rays.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Peaceful yet fascinating, this viewing experience is unlike any other. Hundreds of native species are kept in the conservation. It’s a learning experience and delightful adventure all wrapped into one.
The park is great for families! They’ll get to see Australian species in a rainforest and bushland setting that will feel like a walk in the wild.
The “Big 5” Theme Parks
This ultimate set of parks includes Dreamworld, Whitewater World, Wet ‘N’ Wild, Movie World, and Sea World.
Out of this awesome selection, there is surely something to please everyone… especially the kids! After the sand castle building is over take them for a magical ride down some of the best water slides as an alternative to getting wet in the ocean.
If they’re sick of swimming, no problem! Take them to Movie World or Dreamworld to dry off on amazing rides and attractions that are sure to get some delighted screams.
The Best Holiday Houses on Gold Coast in 2017
Nothing ruins a great vacation like bad accommodation. How are you supposed to enjoy all the fun Gold Coast activities without a fabulous place to stay?
Our list of best holiday houses will be sure to please all ages. Whether you’re headed for a family retreat or a get away with friends, the Gold Coast has some of the best waterfront and beachfront properties that are big enough for everyone to stay under one roof.
Here’s how to make sure you take advantage of the best abodes the Gold Coast has to offer.
It’s always best to be on the lookout for deals! Sometimes the opportunity to stay in your dream accommodation is just a few clicks away.
In a hot spot like the Gold Coast, there are frequently special offers on some of the best places to stay. For example, we have some great deals on some of the most luxurious Gold Coast holiday properties in the area.
Make sure to check back occasionally! You wouldn’t want to miss a chance to book your dream accommodation.
C’est La Vie
This one is great for families… you can even book family packages for as little as $50 per person per night!
A cinema, private sandy beach, and expansive luxurious pool make this the premier destination for parents wanting relaxation while hanging out with their littles.
An excellent family holiday at an outstanding price — what more could you ask for?
Luxury Holiday Homes
Soak up the sun surrounded in luxury by booking a holiday house. With over 45 holiday houses capable of sleeping up to sixteen guests, these beautiful properties are perfect for making memories that last a lifetime!
Choose from homes, apartments, and villas to find the best space to fit your needs. Pools, spectacular views, and amazing locations… you won’t be disappointed.
It’s Time for a Vacation!
Take the stress out of your holiday planning by following our easy guide and checking out our great time saving services provided exclusively by My Holiday Concierge. From in-house catering, pantry stocking, private tours and more, they make it easy to create the perfect holiday package.
We can also help arrange your ultimate 2017 Gold Coast activities like visiting the Big 5 theme parks or the scenic Tamborine Mountain. And don’t forget to take advantage our local knowledge when planning your itinerary so you can be back in time to relax and enjoy the serenity of your luxurious holiday accommodation.
Make the most out of your trip by following our 2017 Gold Coast activities suggestions and booking your stay through Elite Holiday Homes.
We have a feeling you’ll be back for another stay after your first (or next) Gold Coast visit!