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If you’re planning a Gold Coast holiday then you’re in for a fantastic time. The Gold Coast has something to offer all – from toddlers to seniors. You’re sure to have a great holiday by simply choosing the Gold Coast as your destination. However, you can make your holiday all the more enjoyable by doing a little research before you travel.

Our Holiday Information category lists everything travellers need to know about planning a Gold Coast holiday, and tips on what to do once you’re here.



5 mid-year holiday mistakes you’re probably making

As the owner of GCHR, I often see guests making avoidable mistakes on their mid-year holiday. To help you out, I’ll list 5 of the most common mid-year holiday mistakes so you can avoid them! 1. Booking accommodation too early or too late Booking accommodation too early or too late means that you’ll be paying more than you otherwise wo...

5 things tourists should know before visiting Australia

If you’re planning your first trip to Australia, then you need to be aware of a few things. As a local, I will provide some important information that you should keep in mind before visiting our country. Australia is very expensive: In case you don’t already know, holidaying in Australia is very expensive. You’ll need to shell out a...

Your guide to Sunday Sessions on the Gold Coast

Sundays are certainly celebrated by locals on the Gold Coast. While many hit the beach or shops of a morning come afternoon, you’ll find that most our out enjoying a ‘Sunday Session’ at one of the hippest bars on the coast. If you’re travelling to the Gold Coast, the including a Sunday Session into your itinerary is a must –...

Popular Family travel trends of 2017…so far

The Gold Coast receives visitors of all types and in all walks of life. However, because the Gold Coast is an extremely family-friendly holiday destination, we tend to welcome more families than any other type of visitor. Indeed, the Gold Coast is a wonderful family friendly destination with plenty of attractions for people of all ages to...

4 activities for Gold Coast mums and bubs

The Gold Coast is one holiday destination which caters to all – young mums and bubs included. There are plenty of family friendly attractions and activities that mums and bubs can enjoy on the Gold Coast. 1. Mummy Tree Markets If you like handmade products then you’ll love the Mummy Tree Markets. These markets specialise in offering u...

4 Reasons to Visit the Gold Coast in March

The Gold Coast is a great holiday destination all year round. However, if you are planning to head to the Gold Coast in 2017, then the month of March is a great time to plan your visit. March marks the beginning of autumn and there is plenty to see and do on the Gold Coast during this month. So, continue reading as I list 4 reasons to vis...

4 Surfers Paradise Yoga Studios to visit while on holiday

As Aussies, we simply love taking care of our health. This holds true for the Gold Coast as well – there are several outdoor activities for fitness enthusiasts. However, yoga studios are also increasing in popularity. If you’re a yoga fanatic, then rest assure you can still get your holiday hit of yoga on the Gold Coast. Here are 4 Su...

5 Reasons to Visit the Gold Coast in February

The Gold Coast is a fantastic holiday destination all year around. However, when it comes to the best time to visit the Gold Coast, most locals, including myself, recommend February. As the last month of summer, there is plenty to see and do in February on the Gold Coast. Continue reading this article as I list 5 reasons why you should vi...

5 Reasons to Visit the Gold Coast in January

If you’re planning to visit the Gold Coast in the not too distant future, then I recommend you consider heading our way in January. While the Gold Coast receives visitors all around the year, January is a one of the best months to pay us a visit. With both summer school holidays and several public holidays, January is the busiest month....

Top 5 Christmas school holiday activities on the Gold Coast

There is no better place for a family to spend Christmas than on the Gold Coast. As a father of two, I know just how much my children enjoyed summer growing up on the Gold Coast. With no school to worry about, families can enjoy fun times together. And the Gold Coast certainly deliverers a bucket load of fun over the school holidays. Here...

Latest Reviews

The location and the views ! The apartment was Lovely with all facilities. We Will come back. Good value for the money !...
The view from the 30th floor bedroom and balcony was breath taking. The location is awesome, right next to the beach, plenty of restaurants around and also various of acitivities near the site....
Thank you for a fabulous unit over the Christmas period. Unit was spotless and a pleasure to stay in. Comunication from time of our booking to handing the keys back was outstanding. Found the staff a ...
We had a fantastic time and great holiday. All was great at apartment- we think it is a fantastic apartment...
Awesome Apartment, clean, spacious beautiful view, comfortable beds. It has everything you need in the kitchen while on holiday... Best location and close walk to everything. Easy check in and check o...
To GCHR, Thank you for such a wonderful stay! The suite was perfect for our family holiday and so well equipped. Our kids had a blast with the beach toys and boogie boards. The view is SPECTACULAR! W...
Hi guys What can I say? Wow! The apartment was everything that your website promised. the view from all rooms was amazing. Awesome spot being right in the middle of things and being up on the 48th fl...
The apartment is amazing. The views are incredible. We even saw whales swimming in the ocean. The apartment has everything you need, great central location, close to everything. There were five of us ...
Hi, I just wanted to say a big thank you to Linda for how quick and professionally she looked after us with a water leak. I apologise for not answering the phone each time she called, we were in noi...
Wow what a view! Great apartment for your holiday on the Gold Coast with it's unobstructed views, clean bright and fresh interior and central location. Highly recommended...

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