From action-packed days to indulgent stays, exceptional experiences are the hallmark of a Gold Coast holiday. Our destination is famous for the huge variety of activities, attractions and accommodation on offer - along with the firm favourites that have stood the test of time, there are exciting new offerings to discover every time you visit.
Our Gold Coast operators, accommodation providers and tourism businesses go above and beyond to give visitors the warmest welcome and exceed expectations. The 24 businesses featured below have achieved a 100% score in the Best of Queensland Experiences Program.
This program assesses tourism operators on a set of criteria which demonstrates they are consistently delivering an exceptional customer experience. The ones showcased here are setting the benchmark for excellence in Gold Coast tourism with their commitment to creating the ultimate holiday experience for visitors to our city.
Among these star performers you’ll find affordable accommodation at tourist parks located on some of the best beachfront real estate on the Gold Coast. Some are close to the beautiful waterways where you can fish, swim and paddle, while others have water slides and splash parks on site. Or stay at a stylish hotel or luxury resort with lagoon-like pools, kids clubs, days spas and room service.
Discover the best ways to play with rides, waterslides, animal encounters, rollercoasters and all your favourite characters. Beyond our iconic theme parks there are plenty of activities and attractions to keep everyone entertained. From a buffet lunch aboard a river cruise and retail therapy at Australia’s largest outlet shopping centre, to a round of golf on a championship course or dinner and show with a difference!