Broadbeach is an open beach break that has waves all year round. Located in the middle of the Gold Coast broadbeach is exposed to the onshore winds but sandbanks regularly build up in the area and nice waves can be found, usually best during the morning before the wind kicks in. Predominately the surf will be best with an incoming mid tide when the swell is around 2/3 feet and the winds are coming from the North West to South West.
Broadbeach is one of the most popular places to stay on the Gold Coast because of its central location and huge range of accommodation. Whether you are on a family holiday or visiting for a convention you can choose from Hotels such as Meriton, Peppers and Sofitel or take your pick from the small resort style complexes or the huge skyscrapers that tower over the beach.
Cafes & Restaurants
Broadbeach is known as a dining destination on the Gold Coast. Choose from japanese, italian, seafood, mexican, thai, vegetarian and everything else. Whether you want fine dining, casual eating, cafe style or bistro it’s available at Broadbeach and within walking distance from your accommodation.
Things to do
Hire a surfboard and go surfing of course. Or, visit the newly renovated Pacific Fair Shopping Centre which is located at Broadbeach, try your luck at Jupiters casino, catch the latest movie at the new Event Cinema, grab a coffee or relax at one of the many local hangouts, go for a walk or run along the beachfront ocean way, take the kids to the awesome beachfront playground near Kurrawa Surf Club.