Main Beach hotels

Main Beach hotels

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Main Beach, QLD, Australia
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Low season October
High season November
  Average price (weeknight): R3 385
  Average price (weekend night): R3 450

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Top tips for finding the perfect Main Beach hotel

For a couple’s retreat or a fun trip with friends to Main Beach, one of the suburbs of Gold Coast in Australia, consider staying at the Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, a five-star property in Main Beach, about 2.2 miles from the city centre. This beachfront property is a 2-minute walk from the beach. A Sky Bridge connects the hotel to the Marina Mirage Shopping Centre, a high-end shoppers’ paradise.
Like the name suggests, Palazzo Versace hotel in Main Beach is a designer hotel that oozes pure glamour. It is the first fully fashion-branded hotel in the world and is for the traveller who likes all that’s fine and fancy. This luxury hotel has three award-winning restaurants, namely Vanitas, an Italian fine dining restaurant, Il Barocco, featuring an Australian menu with an international touch, and Le Jardin, where you can indulge yourself in the Couture High Tea. You can also listen to live music in the lobby.
If you like to be close to the major tourist attractions and not far from the city centre, then The Meriton on Main Beach hotel is a good option. It is 0.6 miles from the city centre, and the popular Tedder Avenue bars and cafes area is only a 1-minute walk away. The Warner Bros Movies World, Wet ‘n’ Wild theme park and Dreamworld are all about a 20-minute drive from here. The Main Beach Light Rail Station and Broadwater Parklands Light Rail Station are no more than a 0.5-mile walk away.
Consider staying at the Maldives Resort in Main Beach if you’re on a budget. You can enjoy pleasant views of the beach and the Spit from most rooms. There is also a barbecue entertainment area and a hot tub to relax in. You can pamper yourself at the on-site Lavish Beauty salon. This 3.5-star property is 0.5 miles from the city centre, a 3-minute walk from the beach and a 5-minute drive to Surfers Paradise. Free private parking is also available onsite.

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Are there any hotels in Main Beach that provide airport shuttles?
To avoid the hassle of hailing taxis, consider staying at The Chidori Court in Main Beach, a 3.5-star property that provides a round trip airport shuttle to the Gold Coast Airport and also a theme park shuttle. Ripley’s Believe it or Not is less than 2 miles from here.
Which hotels in Main Beach have a kitchenette?
If you’re looking for a home away from home while you’re on vacation in Main Beach, consider staying at the Beachside Tower, which is located at the ‘Grown Ups’ end of the area with views of the Pacific Ocean. This property has units that come with fully-equipped kitchenettes and have a microwave, dishwasher and sometimes an oven and fridge as well.
Are there any hotels in Main Beach that have a fitness centre?
For the fitness lovers, the Golden Sands in Main Beach, about 1.5 miles from the centre, is a modern property by the ocean that houses a well-equipped fitness centre. There is also a heated swimming pool, steam room and a spa for a wholesome health club experience, not to mention their full-size, on-site tennis court.
Which hotels in Main Beach have facilities for the disabled?
The Xanadu Resort in Main Beach has facilities for disabled guests, including accessible parking, raised toilets and lifts to the upper floors. It is conveniently located, with The Southport Yacht Club and Mariner’s Cove Marina just 0.6 miles away and the Southport Tram station a mile from here.

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9,5 Excellent (812 reviews)
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9,4 Excellent (753 reviews)
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Cook's Endeavour Motor Inn - Tweed Heads - Building
9,3 Excellent (270 reviews)
R1 467+
Blue Heron Motel - Mermaid Beach - Building
9,2 Excellent (540 reviews)
R1 423+
Gold Coast Airport Motel - Bilinga - Building
9,1 Excellent (715 reviews)
R1 335+
Tropicana Motel - Mermaid Beach - Building
9,0 Excellent (494 reviews)
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voco Gold Coast - Surfers Paradise - Building
8,9 Excellent (6 162 reviews)
R1 335+
Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa - Surfers Paradise - Building
8,9 Excellent (2 413 reviews)
R3 462+
Tweed Heads Vegas Motel - Tweed Heads - Building
8,9 Excellent (289 reviews)
R1 438+
The Star Grand at The Star Gold Coast - Broadbeach - Building
8,7 Excellent (7 489 reviews)
R2 948+
Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise - Surfers Paradise - Bedroom
8,7 Excellent (3 614 reviews)
R3 873+
Peppers Broadbeach - Broadbeach - Bedroom
8,6 Excellent (3 043 reviews)
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8,5 Excellent (9 393 reviews)
R2 934+
Mantra Twin Towns Coolangatta - Coolangatta - Building
8,5 Excellent (7 290 reviews)
R1 555+
Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise - Surfers Paradise - Building
8,5 Excellent (4 763 reviews)
R1 760+
Qt Gold Coast - Surfers Paradise - Building
8,5 Excellent (4 486 reviews)
R2 127+
Camden Motor Inn - Mermaid Beach - Building
8,5 Excellent (760 reviews)
Mantra Circle on Cavill Surfers Paradise - Surfers Paradise - Building
8,4 Excellent (5 316 reviews)
R1 804+
Novotel Surfers Paradise - Surfers Paradise - Bedroom
8,4 Excellent (3 280 reviews)
R1 496+
Bayswater Tweed - Tweed Heads - Building
8,4 Excellent (354 reviews)
R1 247+