Gold Coast Accommodation

Check out our fav places to bunk up in the Gold Coast below. From shoestring to living the dream, we’ve got you covered. Want to go in one deeper? Find the complete list of accommodation options can be found at Destination Gold Coast.

HOTELS + BACKPACKERS

Doug Jennings’ Park is a short, 10-min bus or taxi ride from the heart of Surfers’ Paradise. Buses to and from the festival site are included in your ticket (more on that here) and will drop you at Cypress Avenue, where there are a number of affordable hotels and backpackers within a 15 min walk of the bus stop, including:

BUDGET

If you want to keep things cheap and cheerful, check out some of the local backpackers and hostel spots:

MID-RANGE

Not living your best backpacker life? Try one of these mid-range options instead:

BOUGIE

If you’re looking to level up your festival accommodation, you could lock in something slightly more bougie, like:

GET ME AS CLOSE AS POSSIBLE

If an even shorter ride is more your vibe, or maybe you just don’t play well with others, check out Sea World Resort. The closest hotel option to Spilt Milk, and only a 4-min drive from the festival site.

APARTMENT LIVING

If you’re looking to throw in with your mates, here are the best apartment options in Surfers. These are a short walk from the Festival bus stop on Cypress Avenue, or a sub-20 minute car ride from Spilt Milk in Doug Jennings Park:

AIRBNB

Keen for something a bit homier? Check into one of the local Airbnb spots.