Wicked Gold Coast hotels with waterslides and splash parks
Get ready for some fun in the sun with these top Gold Coast resorts that are perfect for family fun or a relaxing weekend getaway that feature pools, waterslides and much more.
We’re reader-supported and may be paid when you visit links to partner sites. We don’t compare all products in the market, but we’re working on it!
From children’s water parks that include epic slides, water-dumping buckets and playgrounds that kids dream about to calming, soothing spas that are poolside, these resorts will make for the perfect trip.
These top-rated resorts can include access to theme parks such as Sea World, or one of the country's best golf courses plus a pool (sometimes several) at each. All locations cater to children as well as adults with kid-friendly zones, pools and slides but also adult-only pools, spas and bars.
If you’re looking for the perfect weekend getaway then look no further, we’ve rounded up the best and most entertaining resorts in the Gold Coast so you can have an epic family adventure to beat the heat or indulge in luxuries pool-side.
Dive into family fun at Sea World Resort with package deals that include unlimited entry into Sea World, Wet'n'Wild or Warner Bros. Movie World.
- 4 stars
- Aquatic adventure playground, Nickelodeon characters and Kids' club
- Outdoor tennis courts, rooftop terrace and heated pool on-site
- Modern rooms with private balconies
- Sea World, Sea Viper Roller Coaster and Jet Rescue within a five-minute walk
The perfect weekend getaway is awaiting you at Mantra Sun City with a relaxing pool, waterslides, on-site spa and stunning views of the water.
- 4.5 stars
- Lagoon-style pool with snake-like waterslides
- Panoramic ocean views from rooms
- Indoor pool, kids' pool and spa
- On-site bar and restaurant
Paradise Resort Gold Coast is the perfect stay for families with plenty of kid-friendly facilities as well as relaxation spots for parents with an outdoor spa and bar.
- 4 stars
- Waterpark includes slides, water-jets, hoses and a giant tipping bucket
- Kids' rock climbing, jungle gym and playground
- Ice rink, BBQ area, on-site restaurant and pool-side cafe
You'll find no shortage of entertainment at Turtle Beach Resort for both kids and adults with an abundance of fun and relaxing on-site amenities.
- 4.5 stars
- Splash zone waterpark includes 4 slides, water-dumping bucket, water cannons and two toddler slides
- Four pools including a slide, an adults-only pool plus a spa at each pool
- Two saunas, playground, putt-putt golf course, tennis court, gym and more
Indulge in luxury and family fun at RACV Royal Pines Resort Gold Coast that includes kids amenities plus a world-class golf course and so much more.
- 5 stars
- 27-hole golf course that hosts the Australian PGA Championship
- Pools plus a children's waterpark
- On-site tennis coaching, gym and spa
- Eight bars and eateries on-site
See the latest Gold Coast hotel deals:
More guides on Finder
Staple items worth a splurge and how you can grab a cheeky 30% off all of them
We've got a cheeky 30% off at THE ICONIC so here are the staple items worth a splurge because the savings are too damn good.
THE ICONIC x Finder: Huge 30% off sale + 5 things to shop right now
THE ICONIC's massive sale is exclusive to Finder members and applies to over 40,000 must-have items.
Why the BHP, Rio and FMG share prices are rising
Shares in mining giants BHP, Rio Tinto and Fortescue Metals have climbed between 10%-16% in the last 6 months.
Finder Daily Deals: The 5 best online deals in Australia today
Today's best Finder Daily deals include: $1,000 off Dell gaming laptops, 30% off kids toys, win $10,000 with Optus.
eBay EOFY sales: Best deals from Apple, KitchenAid and more
Score up to 65% off best-selling products with these top end of financial year offers.
Thinking about teeth aligners? Here’s how to make them more affordable
SPONSORED: Perfect teeth could be in closer reach than you think.
Your first look at the Billie Eilish x Air Jordan 1 sneaker collab
Featuring Billie's signature shade, here's what you need to know if you want to cop these kicks.
Amazon Prime Day 2021: Don’t miss these deals on 21 June
Amazon Prime Day is returning to Australia in the first half of 2021. Here are six online deals you need to know about.
Ask an Expert