4.4 out of 5

"Lovely compact room and close to all things Gold Coast " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 25 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

At Mantra at Sharks you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Parkwood International Golf Course and Gold Coast University Hospital. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, and coffee/tea makers are featured in all 120 rooms. Fridges and room service make in-room dining easy, and minibars provide refreshments. Safes, hairdryers, and phones are also available. Limited housekeeping is available.

This business-friendly hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour front desk, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Additionally, you'll find a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities.

Within a 15-minute drive of this 4-star Southport hotel, attractions include Warner Bros. Movie World and Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast.

Studio Queen

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$115 per night

King Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Studio King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Mantra at Sharks ratings based on 69 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Mantra at Sharks

Everyone (69)
5 out of 5
Everything was clean and comfortable. Only problem was the bar above us and the music throbbing through the ceiling.

Posted by on 11 Dec 2018

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5 out of 5
Great spot , friendly helpful staff . Would choose to stay there again

Posted by on 10 Dec 2018

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4 out of 5
My studio room was clean, well appointed and furnished. I found the staff to cheerful, efficient and only too pleased to answer my enquiries.

Posted by , from Ocean Shores, NSW 2483 on 27 Nov 2018

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5 out of 5
The room was very comfortable and homey. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

Posted by , from Ipswich on 26 Nov 2018

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4 out of 5
Beautiful new room. Big shower. No pool was a big negative with children. Staff very nice.

Posted by , from QLD on 26 Nov 2018

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 24 Nov 2018

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3 out of 5
Nice but the cramped little room in a corner of the building was a bit clunky for the price. TV unwatchable unless the heavy curtain was completely closed.

Posted by , from newcastle on 24 Nov 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Nov 2018 by Teagan - Front Office Manager

Good Morning Joe, Thank you for your valued feedback. As we are a relatively new hotel only opening this year. Feedback like this is crucial, and will be used to help ensure that future guests enjoy their stay. We hope we can welcome you back to Mantra at Sharks

5 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Nov 2018

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5 out of 5
A very nice experience was had staying at this great location, staff were wonderful and very helpful. Thank you Mantra, you always deliver.

Posted by , from Bundaberg on 8 Nov 2018

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5 out of 5
Needs a pool or spa or something wet besides a bathtub

Posted by , from Australia on 5 Nov 2018

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Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and on-site laundry facilities are also featured at the business-friendly Mantra at Sharks. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Southport hotel is smoke free.

  • 120 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 2 conference rooms
  • Built in 2018
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking


  • Airport: Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta) (42.3 km / 26.3 mi)
  • Train station: Helensvale Station (8.1 km / 5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Mantra at Sharks offers 120 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. 43-inch Flat-screen televisions come with pay-per-view films. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. This Southport hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Films for purchase
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Mantra at Sharks has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • No pets allowed


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Facilities fee: AUD 7.50 per person, per day and includes use of:

  • – Fitness facilities

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.