4.0 out of 5

"Central location, easy access to shops and beach. The hotel itself has likely seen better days—showing a bit of age. " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 10 Jul 2018

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in the heart of Surfers Paradise awaits you at Vibe Hotel Gold Coast. Within a 5-minute stroll you'll find Cavill Avenue and Surfers Paradise Beach within a 15-minute walk. Highlights at this romantic hotel include in-room free WiFi, balconies, and LCD TVs.

You can enjoy iPod docks, digital TV, and safes, featured in all 199 rooms. Fridges and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining convenient. Hairdryers, irons/ironing boards, and free toiletries are also available.

The restaurant, Curve Cafe, is open for breakfast. The hotel's own poolside bar and bar/lounge are nice places to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and fitness centre as well as access to bike rentals. Business travelers can take advantage of conference space and meeting rooms. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

Attractions within a 30-minute drive of this 4-star Surfers Paradise hotel include Sea World and Warner Bros. Movie World.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$75 per night


Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe View Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Vibe Hotel Gold Coast ratings based on 981 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5

Central location, but the hotel's a little shabby

Cons: Hotel is a little bit tired and showing age.
Location: Great central location
Central location, easy access to shops and beach. The hotel itself has likely seen better days—showing a bit of age.

Posted by on 10 Jul 2018

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5 out of 5
Nice and clean place. Love the set up in the lobby. Room is clean and neat. Staff are helpful and accommodating.

Posted by , from Hamilton New Zealand on 3 Jul 2018

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5 out of 5
Excellent service. I would recommend to anyone. Its suitable for any need

Posted by , from Brisbane on 1 Jul 2018

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2 out of 5

Nice hotel in the heat of surfers

Bit of a shock to be slugged with $30 a night for a carpark

Posted by , from Nanango on 30 Jun 2018

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4 out of 5

Great Location, New and Comfortable.

Great Showers, Great Bed, Very Clean, Great Facilities. Breakfast very simple only good value if you can a buy one get one free. Parking a bit on the expensive side. Overall a great place to stay.

Posted by , from Northern NSW on 24 Jun 2018

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1 out of 5
The place was great itself. Especially location. It was just there was music playing below us all throughout the night. The entire time. No sleep

Posted by on 22 Jun 2018

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5 out of 5

Nice view and price reasonable

Great location ! Nice view and room is clean. But no free packing

Posted by , from Malaysia on 20 Jun 2018

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2 out of 5
This was very disappointing stay !! upon arrival received wrong room with 2 single beds! web pictures misleading room was small, shower dribbled hardly no water came out of the shower lead alone it being hot, no keys worked after 10pm couldn't get back in the room constantly having to go back to reception to get them activated, Ice machine never had any ice! overall disappointed!!

Posted by on 12 Jun 2018

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3 out of 5
An economy hotel in a reasonable position. Rooms were very clean, but lacked a microwave. Corridor and outside noise in the room was an issue. The staff were great.

Posted by on 11 Jun 2018

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4 out of 5
Excellent stay - Spectacular views - friendly & professional staff. Not the cheapest rates :-(

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Property Features

Vibe Hotel Gold Coast offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include A poolside bar and A bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Vibe Hotel Gold Coast. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Surfers Paradise hotel is smoke free.

  • 199 guestrooms or units
  • 22 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 3 conference rooms
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)


  • Airport: Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta) (31.3 km / 19.5 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Vibe Hotel Gold Coast offers 199 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. 32-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Private balcony
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Fridge
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

Curve Cafe – This restaurant only serves breakfast.

Pool Bar – This poolside café serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. Children aged under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision. The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Boat tours nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby


If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • No pets allowed


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

WiFi Policy: Up to 100mbs data is complimentary per 24 hours, per room; up to 4 devices can connect. Additional data is available for the remainder of the 24 hour period (surcharge).

This hotel will place a credit/debit card pre-authorization for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Parking height restrictions apply


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

  • Deposit: AUD50.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD18 for adults and AUD10.50 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD30 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD60
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD30.0 per night
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

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

Hotel Names

  • Vibe Hotel Gold Coast Surfers Paradise
  • Vibe Hotel Gold Coast
  • Vibe Gold Coast Surfers Paradise
  • Vibe Gold Coast
  • Vibe Hotel Surfers Paradise

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Free in-room WiFi has a 4-device limit. WiFi in public areas is also free and has a 4-device limit.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.