Surfers Paradise is the main tourism stretch of beach on the Gold Coast, waves are always changing and it really depends on the every changing sandbanks as to the quality of the surf. The surf is generally best in the early morning before the wind pick ups, the ideal winds is from the west to north west and between 1 to 3 ft of swell.
The Surfers Paradise skyline provides a range or accommodation from small resort complexes to holiday sky scrapers. You may choose from budget accommodation through to expensive penthouse suites, you will find there is accommodation in Surfers Paradise to suit all budgets and most are an easy walk to the beach.
Cafes & Restaurants
Surfers Paradise has a huge range of cafes and restaurants, a few local favourites from our staff are La Rustica (Italian/Pizza), Longboards (Burgers), Govindas (Vegetarian), Surfers Sandbar (all you can eat breakfast buffett)
Things to do
Where do you start… There’s heaps to do in Surfers Paradise but No.1 is go to the beach, visit one of the many amusements, shopping, stand up paddle at Budds Beach, learn to surf, hang out in Cavill Mall, party, the Q1 skywalk is cool, rent an electric skateboard, scooter or surfboard and get amongst it.