The hotel, affectionately known as the GCI Hotel, is at the very heart of Queensland's dazzling Gold Coast. Whether it is a romantic getaway for two, a family holiday or a corporate conference, the hotel and its premium facilities leaves every guest spoilt for choice. It offers 296 rooms in total spread across 22 floors, as well as air conditioning, a lobby, 24-hour reception, hotel safe, currency exchange facility, bar, restaurant, conference facilities, Internet access/WLAN (subject to fees), and a laundry service. Parking facilities are available to guests arriving by car.
The hotel is situated in the heart of Surfers Paradise, just 30 km (a 25-minute drive) from Gold Coast Domestic Airport and 90 km (a 1-hour drive) from Brisbane International Airport. The accommodation enjoys an ideal location within easy walking distance of shopping, restaurants, nightlife, theme parks, and nature and wildlife reserves.
The hotel redefines premium accommodation with a unique blend of space, comfort, style, service and spectacular views. The spacious rooms are air-conditioned (individually adjustable) and feature their own private balconies so guests can make the most of the fresh ocean breezes and the balmy, sub-tropical warmth. The views are simply breathtaking - amazing ocean, mountain and river panoramas seem to stretch forever into the distance. An en suite bathroom, hairdryer, direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, radio, Internet access, minibar, tea/coffee making facilities, an ironing set and a safe deposit box all feature.
The fitness centre's gym facilities provide the ideal place for a cardio or fitness strength session in a thoroughly modern environment. It offers a heated outdoor pool and tennis courts. It is only a few minutes' drive from world-class golf courses.
Three of the coast's most popular restaurants are located right here. There is the sumptuous Patio Seafood Buffet Restaurant. The contemporary cuisine and signature Hot Rock dishes at Lygon Street Restaurant, complemented by an extensive wine list, bring out the gourmet in every diner. For the very best Teppanyaki and the Coast's freshest sushi and sashimi, go no further than the famous Yamagen Restaurant.
The hotel is located at 7 Staghorn Avenue, only a couple of hundred metres north of Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise. If arriving from the North, follow Surfers Paradise Boulevard into Surfers Paradise and turn right at the overpass foot-bridge onto Staghorn Avenue. If arriving from the South, follow the Gold Coast Highway into Surfers Paradise turn right onto Cypress Avenue and then left onto Surfers Paradise Boulevard, before turning left again onto Staghorn Avenue.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board