Broadbeach is situated on the world-famous glittering Gold Coast strip and has always been a popular holiday destination for locals and travelers from around the world. Broadbeach is the family friendly, sophisticated neighbor to party town Surfers Paradise. Offering luxury accommodation apartments, hotels and houses, world class shopping, entertainment and dining all within an easy stroll of golden Gold Coast beaches. No matter what your holiday is for, Broadbeach offers holiday accommodation to suit, from business travelers to families and honeymooners, this jewel of the Gold Coast is the perfect holiday destination.
Broadbeach is easily accessible no matter what transport options you choose. It is a great holiday driving destination with easy access via the main motorways and a favourite destination with fellow Queenslanders as it offers so much to explore and do all within short distances. You can be exploring the hinterland in the morning and relaxing at the pool by afternoon, Broadbeach offers the best of both worlds based on the beach and with its close proximity to the Gold Coast hinterland. Don’t feel like driving? The Gold Coast airport is a popular point of arrival for tourists from near and far, located approximately 25mins from Broadbeach with affordable bus transfers available. Once in Broadbeach the new light rail network offers 20kms of coastal destinations to explore with 19 stops currently in operation along the Gold Coast strip. A fast, easy, cost effective mode of transport, the light rail network has proved extremely popular with locals and tourists alike. Gold Coast buses, Ubers and taxis will also ensure you are never left without transport options.
A true mix to suit many tastes Broadbeach holidays have something for everyone. World class dining mingles with street style food vendors in the eclectic mix that is the Broadbeach nightlife. Beaches, waterways, and island day trips will keep the water lovers happy. While hinterland day trips, wilderness walks and animal sanctuaries have the nature lovers covered. For adventure seekers theme parks, high rope courses, extreme jet boating, parachuting and the Q1 tower climb will keep the hearts racing. Families will love the various large playgrounds along the foreshore, family friendly animal sanctuaries, eateries and activities on offer.
More reasons to visit Broadbeach – Great day trips
Broadbeach really does offer the best of both worlds from stunning natural wonders to manmade excitement your only decision will be choosing what to do each day.
With so much on offer to keep you entertained while you stay at Broadbeach scheduling some downtime in your holiday is a must. The perfect spot for a day to relax with family is along the extensive parklands and playgrounds which run the beachfront from Broadbeach. Kewarra beach adjoins Broadbeach and offers a patrolled swim area and surf club for a delicious lunch with great views. With kms of footpaths along the beachfront you can run, cycle or walk til your hearts content, wear the kids out in the fantastic playgrounds or play ball in the large parks.
Once you have recharged a great day trip to get the heart racing is to head to one of the 3 major theme parks the Gold Coast is famous for, from thrill seeking rides to wildlife encounters a day at any of the theme parksis an easy drive or transfer away from your Broadbeach holiday accommodation.
For local markets and village like atmosphere head to Mount Tambourine, here you can indulge your sweet tooth with locally made candy and chocolates, shop handmade local products and have traditional woodfired pizza for lunch. With many boutiques you will be spoilt for local produce and products. After a meander down the main street head to one of the famous walks, waterholes, sky bridge or high ropes course. A day at Mount Tambourine can be as relaxing or as exciting as you wish, a drive through the unique and protected hinterland is a lovely way to spend a lazy afternoon.
For the water lovers and island hoppers a trip to Broadbeach isn’t complete without an island or water experience. A daytrip to remember is to explore South Stradbroke Island, from ATV safaris to snorkeling and kayaking trips. South Stradbroke Island is a natural wonder with no cars and a pristine coastline perfect for long walks and secluded lunches. For the more adventurous, why not try parasailing out in the pristine water off the foreshore, or hire a boat for a family day on the water.
Where to Stay in Broadbeach
Once you have decided that a holiday in Broadbeach is calling, your next step will be finding accommodation. There are many, many holiday options in Broadbeach ranging from budget basics to 5-star hotel rooms. The sort of accommodation to choose is often based on the time you plan to stay, a hotel room really isn’t enough for more than 2 nights and you will want more time to explore Broadbeach and surrounds. With that in mind apartment accommodation is a very popular option for Broadbeach visitors. Whether you are a solo traveler or family, the Phoenician Resort Broadbeach is a very popular and worthy option for your first choice in accommodation. With more facilities than many other resorts in Broadbeach the Phoenician is a favourite for regular guests returning year on year to their favourite holiday destination and accommodation.
The Phoenician is a grand styled resort featuring spacious one- and two-bedroom apartments, along with luxury suites renovated to the highest standard to suit even the most discerning guest. With full kitchens and laundries in each apartment and secure lift access underground parking, families can relax knowing every convenience is available. Onsite facilities at the Phoenician include indoor and outdoor pools, a spa, BBQ area and games room. The friendly onsite managers are only too happy to help their guests ensure a wonderful stay and are full of local knowledge on tour bookings and local recommendations.
The Phoenician resort is also the perfect base to explore Broadbeach from, located only a short stroll from the patrolled beaches, with food, entertainment and shoppingon your doorstep. No need to drive from the Phoenician, leave the car in the secure underground car park and jump on the light rail network to explore the Gold Coast strip. With a stop right outside the Phoenician doorstep these apartments are the ideal place to base your Broadbeach holiday from. With so many happy guests booking the Phoenician in advance is recommended and keep an eye out for their holiday specials on their website.
Whether Broadbeach calls you for work or play, basing yourself at the Phoenician resort will ensure you have beautiful and fully equipped accommodation in the heart of the action. Take the time to explore Broadbeach and beyond on your next Gold Coast holiday.