Gold Coast holiday deals

Latest deals on hotels, flights and more

Australia's playground has something for everyone, be it some of the country's best theme parks, endless stretches of beaches, or the tranquil highlands of the Gold Coast hinterland.

A perfect getaway for families, couples and friends, you'll never run out of things to do on the sunny Gold Coast.

It's one of the most popular places for domestic travel - and thanks to these deals, it's also one of the most affordable.

My Queensland My Queensland

$990: 5-night Luxury Gold Coast resort stay + flights

Valid for travel between 9 October 2019 - 30 June 2020. Includes 5 nights accommodation at Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa, return flights, airport transfers, buffet breakfast and more. T&Cs apply.

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Groupon Groupon

Up to 47% off tours + flights at Sentosa Island Singapore

Valid for travel on select 2019 - 2020 dates with flights from Perth, Sydney, Melbourne and Gold Coast. Offer includes 5-night stay at Amara Sanctuary Sentosa with daily breakfast for two. T&Cs apply.

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Gold Coast: 5-night luxury holidays with flights from $1,425 for two

Valid for travel until 30 June 2020. Includes accommodation at Palazzo Versace Gold Coast, discounted children's breakfast, kids under 11 years old stay free and more. T&Cs apply.

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Groupon Groupon

Up to 70% off hotel stays and vacation packages

Destinations include Gold Coast, Port Douglas, Bali, Phuket, Fiji, Vietnam and Hawaii. Sample packages include a 5-night stay in Surfers Paradise for $299 (Regularly $579) and a 5-night package to Fiji for $999 (Regularly $2101),

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Popular Package & Tours coupon codes

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10 Jul 2019 Extra 15% off first Groupon purchase BRA****
3 Oct 2019 10% off Europe 2020 CAM****
2 Oct 2019 Up to 40% off tours with code 201****
21 Aug 2018 10% off Hamilton Island stays ****
10 Oct 2019 Up to 25% off Europe tours or free flights to Europe ********
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Australia-wide flights from $105 with Qantas

Valid for travel on select dates between November - December 2019 and January - June 2020. Sample fare is Gold Coast-Sydney with Qantas. Destinations include Port Hedland, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and more.

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Virgin Australia Virgin Australia

Australia flights from $89 each way

Valid for select 2019-2020 travel dates booked until 3 December 2019. Destinations include Brisbane, Launceston, Melbourne, Gold Coast and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Ballina. T&Cs apply.

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Tigerair sale: Domestic flights from $50.95

Valid for travel on select dates between October - December 2019. Sample fare is Gold Coast-Sydney.

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Air New Zealand - Longhaul Air New Zealand - Longhaul

North America flights from $897 return

Valid for travel from January - September 2020. Sample fare is Gold Coast-Los Angeles.

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Paris flights from $632 return

Valid for select 2019 travel dates. Sample fare is Sydney-Paris. Other departures include Melbourne, Hobart, Gold Coast, Darwin, Brisbane, and more. T&Cs apply.

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London flights from $607 return

Valid for select 2019 travel dates. Sample fare is Adelaide-London. Other departures include Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Townsville, Gold Coast, and more. T&Cs apply.

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Malaysia flights from $183 return

Valid for travel between March - June 2020 with Air Asia. Sample fare is Perth-Kuala Lumpur. Departure locations include Sydney, Avalon, Gold Coast, and more. T&Cs apply.

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Japan flights from $299 return

Valid for travel between January - June 2020 with Jetstar. Sample fare is Cairns-Tokyo. Departure locations include Gold Coast, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide, and more. T&Cs apply.

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Skiddoo Skiddoo

Domestic flights from $184 return

Valid for travel between January 2020. Sample fare is Melbourne-Hobart. Destinations include Canberra, Sydney, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Perth and more.

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Australia-wide flights from $46 each way

Valid for travel on select dates between November - December 2019. Sample fare is Melbourne-Sydney with Jetstar. Destinations include Gold Coast, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and more.

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Australia flights from $67 each way

Valid for travel on select dates in 2019 with Virgin Australia, Tigerair and more. Sample fare is Brisbane-Sydney with Jetstar. Other destinations include Newcastle, Cairns, Melbourne, Townsville, Darwin, Prosperine, Gold Coast and more. T&Cs apply.

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Popular Flights coupon codes

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16 Oct 2019 Up to 10% off flights in all destinations with code PTV****
16 Oct 2019 Up to 15% off flights in all destinations with code BHJ****
11 Oct 2019 15% off domestic flights with code FMZ****
11 Oct 2019 10% off domestic flights with code HNV****
10 Oct 2019 $100 off Canada flights with code MAP****
TFE Hotels TFE Hotels

Up to 30% off hotels in Australia

Valid for travel until December 2019. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast or Perth. T&Cs apply.

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Stayz Stayz

Gold Coast getaways from $60 per night

Valid for travel on select dates. Sample fare is for a beach house in Gold Coast centre close to Sandy Beach. T&Cs apply.

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Vibe Vibe

Save up to 20% + 2 for 1 breakfast voucher and more

Valid for stays on select dates. Includes unlimited Wi-Fi, late check-out and more across Gold Coast, Sydney, Marysville, Canberra and Darwin. T&Cs apply.

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Marriott Marriott

Gold Coast stays from $189 with code

Valid for use until 14 December 2019 with accommodation at Surfers Paradise Marriott. Discount is available to Gold Coast residents only. T&Cs apply.

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Groupon Groupon

Up to 70% off hotel stays and vacation packages

Destinations include Gold Coast, Port Douglas, Bali, Phuket, Fiji, Vietnam and Hawaii. Sample packages include a 5-night stay in Surfers Paradise for $299 (Regularly $579) and a 5-night package to Fiji for $999 (Regularly $2101),

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Hotelopia Hotelopia

Up to 20% off Gold Coast hotels

Valid on select dates and hotels across Gold Coast. T&C's apply.

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HomeAway HomeAway

Gold coast holiday homes from $57 per night

Book a private home or apartment in Burleigh, Palm Beach, Currumbin, Coolangatta and more on the Gold Coast from $57 per night.

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Popular Hotels coupon codes

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8 Oct 2019 Up to 75% off worldwide hotels + extra 5% off with code FIN****
4 Sep 2019 Asia: Up to 25% off stays + complimentary breakfast for two WHW****
20 Aug 2019 Extra 8% off hotel bookings 8OF****
16 Oct 2019 Extra 5% off Barcelona stays with code BAR****
16 Oct 2019 Extra 5% off Tel Aviv hotels with code TEL****
Klook Klook

Wet'n'Wild entry ticket from $79

Valid for one day entry at Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

10% off activities and experiences with code

Valid on select dates and activities like whale watching, sailing, jet ski, scuba diving, kayaking, parasailing, fishing and more. Must book two or more people in single order. Destinations are Sydney, Perth, Gold Coast, Brisbane and Melbourne. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

Up to 52% off whale watching activities

Valid for travel on select dates. Destinations include Sydney, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne and more. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

Helicopter experiences from $69

Valid for travel on select dates. Sample fare is for a Mount Coot-The tour in Brisbane. Destinations include Sydney, Perth, Gold Coast, Wollongong, Surfers Paradise and more. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

Up to 20% off hot air balloon experiences

Valid for travel on select dates. Destinations include Melbourne, Gold Coast, Canberra, Brisbane, Cairns, Alice Spring, Byron Bay and more. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

Up to 40% off water sports activities

Valid on select dates and activities like whale watching, sailing, jet ski, scuba diving, kayaking, parasailing, fishing and more. Destinations are Sydney, Perth, Gold Coast, Brisbane and Melbourne. T&Cs apply.

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Gift It Now Gift It Now

Up to 20% off experiences

Valid on select experiences and activities like skydiving, scenic helicopter flight, kayaking, whale watching and more. Destinations include Sydney, Byron, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Darwin and Perth. T&Cs apply.

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Experience Oz Experience Oz

Up to $90 off Skydiving across Australia

Valid for use on select dates. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne and surrounds, Byron Bay, the Gold Coast and more. T&Cs apply.

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Viator Viator

Gold Coast theme parks pass from $129

Valid for unlimited entry to Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World and Wet'n'Wild for the selected duration. T&Cs apply.

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Popular Tourist Attractions & Experiences coupon codes

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15 Oct 2019 $15 off sitewide EXT****
9 Oct 2019 Extra 15% off with code FIN****
2 Sep 2019 Rugby sale: Extra $5 off Japan activities and experiences with code AUR****
10 Jul 2019 Extra 15% off first Groupon purchase BRA****
5 Sep 2019 $10 off site-wide with code FIN****
Stayz Stayz

Gold Coast getaways from $60 per night

Valid for travel on select dates. Sample fare is for a beach house in Gold Coast centre close to Sandy Beach. T&Cs apply.

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Virgin Australia Virgin Australia

Up to 30% off flights

Valid for travel between January - September 2020. Destinations include Vanuatu, Auckland, Tokyo, New York, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Fiji, Las Vegas, Bangkok, Bali, San Francisco and more. T&Cs apply.

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Australia-wide flights from $105 with Qantas

Valid for travel on select dates between November - December 2019 and January - June 2020. Sample fare is Gold Coast-Sydney with Qantas. Destinations include Port Hedland, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and more.

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TFE Hotels TFE Hotels

Up to 30% off hotels in Australia

Valid for travel until December 2019. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast or Perth. T&Cs apply.

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Skiddoo Skiddoo

Domestic flights from $184 return

Valid for travel between January 2020. Sample fare is Melbourne-Hobart. Destinations include Canberra, Sydney, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Perth and more.

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Skyscanner Skyscanner

Australia-wide flights from $46 each way

Valid for travel on select dates between November - December 2019. Sample fare is Melbourne-Sydney with Jetstar. Destinations include Gold Coast, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and more.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

10% off activities and experiences with code

Valid on select dates and activities like whale watching, sailing, jet ski, scuba diving, kayaking, parasailing, fishing and more. Must book two or more people in single order. Destinations are Sydney, Perth, Gold Coast, Brisbane and Melbourne. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

Up to 20% off hot air balloon experiences

Valid for travel on select dates. Destinations include Melbourne, Gold Coast, Canberra, Brisbane, Cairns, Alice Spring, Byron Bay and more. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

Helicopter experiences from $69

Valid for travel on select dates. Sample fare is for a Mount Coot-The tour in Brisbane. Destinations include Sydney, Perth, Gold Coast, Wollongong, Surfers Paradise and more. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

$10 off site-wide with code

Valid for use on select purchase. Minimum spend of $100 applies on activities like whale watching, sailing, jet ski, scuba diving, flying experiences, kayaking and more. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and all major cities across Australia. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline

Up to 52% off whale watching activities

Valid for travel on select dates. Destinations include Sydney, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne and more. T&Cs apply.

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Adrenaline Adrenaline
Exclusive

Extra 15% off with code

Valid for travel until 1 January 2020 on experiences like skydiving, scenic flights, hot air ballooning, V8 experiences, rally driving, scuba diving and more. Minimum spend of $179. T&Cs apply.

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Vibe Vibe

Save up to 20% + 2 for 1 breakfast voucher and more

Valid for stays on select dates. Includes unlimited Wi-Fi, late check-out and more across Gold Coast, Sydney, Marysville, Canberra and Darwin. T&Cs apply.

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Medina Medina

Subscribe to TFE Hotels eClub and save 10%

Join the TFE eclub now to receive 10% off future bookings in Australia, New Zealand and receive 15% off future European bookings plus bonus extras. T&Cs apply.

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Vibe Vibe

Subscribe to TFE Hotels eClub and save 10%

Join the TFE eclub now to receive 10% off future bookings in Australia, New Zealand and receive 15% off future European bookings plus bonus extras. T&Cs apply.

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Travelodge Travelodge

Subscribe to TFE Hotels eClub and save 10%

Join the TFE eclub now to receive 10% off future bookings in Australia, New Zealand and receive 15% off future European bookings plus bonus extras. T&Cs apply.

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Adina Adina

Subscribe to TFE Hotels eClub and save 10%

Join the TFE eclub now to receive 10% off future bookings in Australia, New Zealand and receive 15% off future European bookings plus bonus extras. T&Cs apply.

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Rendezvous Rendezvous

Subscribe to TFE Hotels eClub and save 10%

Join the TFE eclub now to receive 10% off future bookings in Australia, New Zealand and receive 15% off future European bookings plus bonus extras. T&Cs apply.

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Flight Centre - Domestic Flight Centre - Domestic

Australia flights from $67 each way

Valid for travel on select dates in 2019 with Virgin Australia, Tigerair and more. Sample fare is Brisbane-Sydney with Jetstar. Other destinations include Newcastle, Cairns, Melbourne, Townsville, Darwin, Prosperine, Gold Coast and more. T&Cs apply.

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Gold Coast car hire from $43

Valid for travel on select dates until May 2020 with Avis, Budget, Sixt, Europcar and more. Destinations close from Gold Coast include Brisbane, Toowoomba, Lamington National Park and more. T&Cs apply.

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Subscribe to TFE Hotels eClub and save 10%

Join the TFE eclub now to receive 10% off future bookings in Australia, New Zealand and receive 15% off future European bookings plus bonus extras. T&Cs apply.

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Ola Ola
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$20 off first ride

Valid on all dates in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, Gold Coast and Canberra, enter the promo code into your app to redeem. T&Cs apply.

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Otel.com Otel.com

Extra 8% off hotel bookings

Valid on hotel stays worldwide on all dates, including over holidays like Easter, Christmas and New Year's Eve.

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Rentalcars.com Rentalcars.com

Up to 20% off car hire

Compare car hire prices on Rentalcars.com and save up to 20% compared to booking direct.

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Skydive Australia Skydive Australia

Up to $110 off skydiving

Valid on select 2019 dates. Locations include Byron Bay, Hunter Valley, Sydney, Cairns, Melbourne and more. T&Cs apply.

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Gift It Now Gift It Now

Up to 20% off experiences

Valid on select experiences and activities like skydiving, scenic helicopter flight, kayaking, whale watching and more. Destinations include Sydney, Byron, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Darwin and Perth. T&Cs apply.

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Jayride Jayride

Gold Coast airport transfers from $23.47

Valid on shared transfers in the Gold Coast. Sample price is from the airport to Surfers Paradise.

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Hotelopia Hotelopia

Up to 20% off Gold Coast hotels

Valid on select dates and hotels across Gold Coast. T&C's apply.

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Choice Hotels Choice Hotels

Up to 10% off stays

Valid on select dates when booked between 2-30 days in advance and prepaid at time of booking. Available at locations across Australia and New Zealand.

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Otel.com Otel.com

Extra 8% off hotel bookings

Valid on hotel stays worldwide on all dates, including over holidays like Easter, Christmas and New Year's Eve.

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Groupon Groupon

Up to 70% off hotel stays and vacation packages

Destinations include Gold Coast, Port Douglas, Bali, Phuket, Fiji, Vietnam and Hawaii. Sample packages include a 5-night stay in Surfers Paradise for $299 (Regularly $579) and a 5-night package to Fiji for $999 (Regularly $2101),

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Popular Gold Coast deals coupon codes

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5 Sep 2019 10% off activities and experiences with code BOO****
5 Sep 2019 $10 off site-wide with code FIN****
9 Oct 2019 Extra 15% off with code FIN****
20 Aug 2019 Extra 8% off hotel bookings 8OF****
20 Aug 2019 Extra 8% off hotel bookings 8OF****

Best sites to find Gold Coast family holiday deals

  • Flight Centre: Purchase pre-planned packages directly from Flight Centre. You just need to choose the package the works for you and you'll be on your way.
  • Wotif: You have the ability to book your accommodation, flights and rental car via Wotif.
  • Lastminute.com.au:
  • Expedia: You have flexibility in organising your holiday via Expedia with the choice of adding extras in your package.
  • TourRadar: Perfect for travellers who want to prioritise experiences and activities on their holiday.

Best time to find Gold Coast family holiday deals

A good deal vs. typical price of airfare

When is the cheapest month to travel?

The cheapest months to travel from Sydney to the Gold Coast are May, February and August.

When to book for the cheapest price?

The most ideal time to book your flights is seven weeks in advance.

See our extensive guide to find out the best time to visit the Gold Coast.

Fast facts about the Gold Coast

Where is it? Stretching for more than 60km, the Gold Coast is at the south-east corner of Queensland along the Pacific coast.

How do I get there? You can fly direct from most Australian cities with airlines like Qantas, Virgin, Jetstar and Tigerair into Coolangatta Airport. Brisbane Airport is also within easy reach and offers flights to even more destinations. Read more...

When should I go? April to May are the best months to go as they're the sunniest time and it's after the busiest season from December to early-April. The cooler, winter weather sets in from June, lasting until September. Read more...

What should I do? Beach hop along the Gold Coast's 30+ stretches of sand, have a blast at theme parks like Movie World and Dreamworld, explore the tranquil Gold Coast hinterland. Read more...


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