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4.3 out of 5

"We loved the newly renovated rooms & the Island Rooftop Bar, food was Devine. Location was perfect . " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 23 Apr 2021

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Hotel Description

The Island Gold Coast places you steps from Cavill Avenue and within a 10-minute stroll of SkyPoint Observation Deck. Highlights at this beach hotel include 3 bars/lounges, a casino, and a restaurant.

All 98 rooms feature free WiFi, balconies, and flat-screen TVs. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay. Refrigerators, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

The restaurant, Goldie's, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Rooftop is the hotel's own cocktail bar, serving drinks along with light fare. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and nightclub. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a conference center, and a coffee shop/café. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 7 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also the convenience of self parking.

Sights within a 10-minute walk of this 4-star Surfers Paradise hotel include Surfers Paradise Beach and Arts Centre Gold Coast is within 30 minutes.

Classic Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
AU$135* Per night/room 8 Jun. - 9 Jun.

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

The Island Gold Coast ratings based on 144 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 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 The Island Gold Coast

Everyone (105) Couples (26) Family (22)
5 out of 5
Great bed

Posted by on 13 May 2021

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5 out of 5
We loved the newly renovated rooms & the Island Rooftop Bar, food was Devine. Location was perfect .

Posted by on 23 Apr. 2021

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1 out of 5
Unorganised when we went to book in on arrival. They said that we had already booked in which we didn't. Facilities were old.

Posted by on 2 Feb. 2021

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5 out of 5
It was a quirky hotel with great in room service quick walk to the beach and plenty of people watching from the balcony overlooking Main Street

Posted by on 24 Jan. 2021

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3 out of 5
No toothpaste no iron no shaving kit in room everything else excellebt

Posted by on 17 Jan. 2021

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5 out of 5
good and happy nice hotel to vacation near to the beach

Posted by on 10 Jan. 2021

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5 out of 5
We stayed for 6 days on the 9th floor. It was a really nice stay, staff super attentive. Pool was lovely & warm. For the price I highly rate this place. Oh & cocktails from Goldies were amazing! We didn’t take the kids this time, but found it to be pretty kid friendly.

Posted by on 9 Jan. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Jan. 2021 by The Island Gold Coast

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us we are so glad that you had a great time over your stay and look forward to seeing you and the family again soon.

3 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5
Excellent reception staff, thank you Jordie - what a star! Busy over Xmas but staff were unfailingly courteous.

Posted by , from Brisbane on 27 Dec. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Jan. 2021 by The Island Gold Coast

Hello Jon&Del, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are so glad that you had a great time. We hope to see you again soon.

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 3 bars/lounges and a bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. A casino, an outdoor pool, and a nightclub are also featured at the business-friendly The Island Gold Coast. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. A complete renovation of The Island Gold Coast was completed in January 2017. This 4-star Gold Coast hotel is smoke free.

  • 98 guestrooms or units
  • 3 bars or lounges
  • Casino
  • Dining venue
  • Nightclub
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces) , Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Airport: Coolangatta Airport (OOL) (30.9 km / 19.2 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Island Gold Coast offers 98 accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with pay movies. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony
  • Flat-screen television
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.

The Rooftop - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this cocktail bar serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Goldie's - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be 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.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • UnionPay
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 22.50 and AUD 227 for adults, AUD 12.00 and AUD 12.00 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 20 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Island Gold Coast Hotel Surfers Paradise
  • Island Gold Coast Hotel
  • The Island Gold Coast Hotel
  • The Island Gold Coast Surfers Paradise
  • The Island Gold Coast Hotel Surfers Paradise
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.