All you need to know about Gold Coast

The City of Gold Coast
City Facts - Gold Coast

Gold Coast, originally known as South Coast, is the sixth largest non-capital city in Australia with approximately 70 kilometres of coastline along its famous surfing beaches. The Lamington National Park, Curtis Falls and a variety of serviced apartments in Gold Coast are easy to find. Although tourism is Gold Coast’s biggest industry, the city has a flourishing economy that attracts many business travellers.

Tips for staying in Gold Coast

Transport in Gold Coast

Getting to Gold Coast is uncomplicated as it is situated between two international airports (Gold Coast Airport and Brisbane Airport). The city is serviced by buses, trains, taxis, and ferries. The preferred mode of transportation, the Airtrain, offers a wide range of routes both within and outside of the city. Booking a door-to-door professional transfer, on the other hand, could alleviate the stress of travelling from your Gold Coast serviced apartment into the city.

Shopping in Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is a shopping paradise, especially since the weather is warm and pleasant all year. Global luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co, Channel, and Hugo Boss can be found in shopping centres such as Pacific Fair and Harbour Town. Shopping centres such as Australia Fair and Paradise Centre, on the other hand, have stores with more affordable options. While shopping in the city, these shopping centres each have over 50 food stores and restaurants to choose from.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Seeing as tourism is the largest sector in the Gold Coast, there are plenty of things to do and see. Australia is home to the world's largest reef system, so scuba diving at the Wonder Reef would be an excellent way to get a glimpse of it. Surfing at Rainbow Bay could be another way to enjoy the Gold Coast's 70kilometres coastline. Visiting theme parks, waterfalls, golfing, and sky diving are also popular ways to enjoy your time in the city. Most apartments in Gold Coast are conveniently located near these attractions.

Facts about Gold Coast

  • The Gold Coast is Australia's sixth largest city (larger than two of the capital cities).
  • The Gold Coast receives approximately 300 days of sunshine per year.
  • There are over 500  restaurants and cafes in the city, serving cuisine from all over the world.
  • Every year, approximately 4.2 million people visit the city. Themed parks and resorts contribute $5.1 billion to the economy each year.
  • The Gold Coast has the most themed attractions in the southern hemisphere.
  • The Gold Coast is Australia's golfing capital.

What is a serviced apartment?

Gold Coast serviced apartments provide business travellers with a home away from home that caters to their needs while working away from the office. Unlike hotels and resorts, serviced apartments in Gold Coast offer more space, convenience, and privacy, just like at home. When travelling, it gives the impression of living like a local. Serviced apartments include fully equipped kitchens (typically with a dishwasher and washer/dryer), one or more separate bedrooms, a living space, a bathroom, all utilities included, TV, Wi-Fi, and regular housekeeping services. They also allow you to go about your business without the constraints of hotel operating hours. Aparthotels offer serviced apartments that are located within a dedicated building that provides hotel-like services. So, in addition to privacy and comfort, you have access to meeting rooms, gymnasiums, on-site parking, bars, pools, leisure centres, and other amenities.

Why choose a serviced apartment in Gold Coast with SilverDoor?

SilverDoor specialises in locating and providing the best serviced apartments in Gold Coast and around the world. As evidenced by our 4.9-star Trustpilot rating, we provide our clients with a 5-star service, with our multi-award-winning team advising you on the details of your trip. SilverDoor is a well-known brand with an excellent reputation for dependability, flexibility, and honesty. SilverDoor serviced apartments provide numerous advantages for all types of corporate travel and groups of any size. We do not own any of the serviced apartments listed, so we will give you our honest opinion on them, negotiate the best rates, and we are committed to assisting you in booking a short stay apartment in Gold Coast that meets all your needs.