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Unique and different

We found the night markets to be pretty unique and different. Yes, you can buy the same stuff from... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Hussain R
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Adelaide, Australia
Enjoyable Evening Esplanade walk, strolling among the market stalls.

Intresting things to see, watch ask questions to the stall vendors, and purchase if you feel... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
alanmorris4
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Beenleigh, Australia
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Each Wednesday, Friday and Sunday evening, treasure hunters, bargain spotters and after-dinner walkers make their way to the Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets to wander along the coastal stretch of more than 120 market stalls, while live...more
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The Esplanade | Between Trickett Street and Elkhorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went up from Broadbeach to have a look on a Friday night. Lots of stuff that wasn't really worth looking at. $11 for 30 minutes parking just capped it off.

Thank Nathan M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We found the night markets to be pretty unique and different. Yes, you can buy the same stuff from Ebay but then what is the fun of it! You get to see different varieties in different stalls. The owners of the shops are so friendly...More

Thank Hussain R
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I visited the markets and found them to be quite different. They had interesting stalls. There was a glass maker who was great to watch. The best part was the Silver Man. He sits for hours without moving. Watching people trying to...More

Thank Wendy W
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Wendy W, thanks for taking the time to review us in tripadvisor! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and our unique variety of stalls and performers. Hopefully you can make it back again! thanks, the Markets Team

Reviewed 6 days ago

Intresting things to see, watch ask questions to the stall vendors, and purchase if you feel confident and feel happy with the price being asked. We enjoyed our Sunday evening visit for around 2 hours, then we crossed the other side of the road and...More

1  Thank alanmorris4
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi alanmorris4. Thanks for the review! It's great to hear you found some tasty dinner just across the road. Surfers Paradise has a great atmosphere for a night out, especially with the markets along the beachfront. Happy to hear you enjoyed visit. thanks, the Markets...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The markets had about 30 stalls selling handicrafts and souvenirs. Each of the stall sold different items so it's different from the usual street markets in Asia. However I didn't find the items especially unique (i.e. I've seen them before in other markets) nor modern....More

Thank kooifei
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi kooifei, thanks for the review. We normally have up to 100 stalls along the beachfront, so you must have come on a rainy night, perhaps, when we get around half that. We do pride ourselves on a good mix of unique stalls, so I...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice walk by the beach at night with many different stalls set up. Has a nice vibrant atmosphere with throngs of people. Good for a after dinner walk with a nice sea breeze. Open only on Wed, Friday and Sunday nights from 4pm to 9pm....More

1  Thank rama8544
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi rama8544, thanks for taking the time to review us. We're happy to see you enjoyed your visit with us and scored a bargain! The Markets Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the Esplanade so great for an afternoon or evening walk along the beach. Some interesting items at the market. Some testers of some food products. Yes, some things were pricey, but I find no different to other markets. Worth a look on the way...More

Thank Poolandlocation
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Poolandlocation, thanks for the review. We do have a nice array of free taste tests form our stallholders. A nice entree before dinner! What was your favourite? Thanks, The Markets Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the market to buy junk head on down. If walking along watching the goings on enertains you head on down. If you are looking for a serious souvenir stay away.More

1  Thank Tracey-Murray P
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tracey-Murray P. Thanks for the review. We are sorry to see you think our souvenir stalls are junk. We have many onsite artists with original Australiana artwork for sale, from vibrant outback paintings to the Surfers Paradise skyline handpainted on surfboards, plates and milk...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walk after meal. The things sold there are quite expensive. A good place to walk Crowded place in gold coast.

Thank Amberha
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Amberha. It is a lovely stroll along the foreshore and nice to enjoy the atmosphere. Thanks for the review The Markets Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were here on the Wednesday afternoon. Very pleasant walk as you go through different stores. From products such as kiddy toys to food such as nougat, nuts and honey. You also can find psychic reading , fashion jewelry, Flower craft, Name on rice, tattoos,...More

Thank Itravel0ne
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Itravel0ne, thanks for the review. We're happy to hear you had a pleasant visit with our markets and spotted a good array of stalls. Hopefully you took advantage of the free taste testing of all our yumy treat stalls! We hope to see you...More

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