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Paradise Island Resort

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Paradise Island Resort 1 Paradise Island, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217 Australia
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#127 of 170 Speciality lodging in Surfers Paradise
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Paradise Island Resort is your island resort in the heart of Surfers Paradise!!Located only a few minutes walk to the golden sands of Surfers Paradise beach and the glamour and fun of the centre of town, Paradise Island Resort has the perfect location for your holiday to paradise!Our 3 ½ star island resort offers the perfect opportunity for the holiday that has it all- from relaxing by the heated resort pool to having a workout on our tennis court or in our gym, our facilities on offer are similar to many 5 star resorts- but without the 5 star price tag!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Wifi
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Vending machine
Tennis court
Steam room
BBQ facilities
Parking
Paid internet
Outdoor pool
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Express check-in / check-out
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Safe
Telephone
Iron
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Hair dryer
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Chinese
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SnapCooeee wrote a review Nov 2021
Brisbane, Australia730 contributions149 helpful votes
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If we'd skipped the 1st unit (night), this review would be 4 stars. Unfortunately, that wasn't the case. Room 310A was atrocious! Bird droppings on the carpet, glass doors - filthy, disgusting click clack sofa (extra bed), toilet brush covered in brown?, dust millimetres thick, dried liquid spills all over the place. Even the TV remote was nasty. Every surface was gross, the bed linen seemed very clean though. Arrived around 2pm, were warned about Suncorp security deposits (*note at the end), made a coffee then went out to find food. We didn't complain then, opting to do so on our return, however reception was closed at 4:00-ish. The next morning we made it clear about the state of the unit and were moved to 228A, after we approved it. This unit was perfectly fine. Please see those photos. Such a shame that our stay was already tainted, because the complex overall is quite nice, the location is great and the staff were lovely. Apparently, the units are privately owned, but the cleaning is performed by the body corporate. The $200 charge for losing the key/fob is over the top! *My last (one and only hotel deposit in Australia) was also withheld by Suncorp for over one month, WHICH IS ABSURD. It's their policy. On the bank's advice I contacted the resort, TWICE, by email with their instructions to release the deposit. The resort never replied, but I did get my deposit back, eventurally.
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Date of stay: July 2021
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Laura wrote a review Oct 2021
Brisbane7 contributions8 helpful votes
Was a little anxious after reading reviews but was surprised and very happy upon checking in. Not sure what all the bad reviews are about. Lobby area modern and staff welcoming with a little kiosk for basic needs. The hotel grounds and bbq areas etc beautifully maintained with bbq’s overlooking the lake and sitting areas to enjoy the surroundings. The pool area was great ! Nice heated pool with hot spa and another smaller pool as well with waterfalls, all overlooking the river. Beautiful looking at the city lights during an evening swim. Location is perfect ! Right in the middle of surfers paradise but felt nice and quiet as well on “own island”. The room we had (216A) was spacious, clean and comfortable with everything we needed and good sized river view balcony. Felt safe and secure in the hotel. Great value for money. We will definitely be back !
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Yen wrote a review Aug 2021
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My husband and I like staying here whenever we are in Gold Coast. Good location and value for money. It is not a 5 star accommodation so we pay for what we get. Booked 2 nights recently for only $80/ night and we got upgraded to 1 bedroom Riverview unit upon checking in. The unit has kitchenette, washing machine/dryer and fairly big balcony. The unit looks like it’s been painted not so long ago. Unfortunately the breakfast service in restaurant is no longer available.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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alexandra_anthonsen wrote a review Jul 2021
Gold Coast, Australia18 contributions26 helpful votes
My husband and I booked a night here but decided to leave almost immediately after entering our room. The carpet was dirty, the bed linen had lipstick stains, the air conditioning did not work, the walls had marks all over them, the fridge was broken and the outdoor furniture was dirty. The manager seemed genuinely surprised when we explained we were leaving. This would have to be the worst hotel we've (almost) stayed at on the coast, or anywhere to be honest.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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nandy1989 wrote a review Jul 2021
Auckland Central, New Zealand67 contributions96 helpful votes
Stayed here for one night. The rooms are extremely old and are need for a complete renovation. Bed is completely rock hard! Advised staff members that this was the case and they advised me that there was not much they could do due to limited rooms and each apartment being owned individually. Sleep was horrible and i have a sore back and arms. Carpet was dirty and had marks on it, and the room felt like it was built in the 70's Wifi was terrible quality and i had to pay $29.95 for a private network over 2 days AVOID IF POSSIBLE!
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Date of stay: July 2021
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USD 47 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
paradise island hotel surfers paradise
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandGold CoastSurfers Paradise
NUMBER OF ROOMS
60
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Frequently Asked Questions about Paradise Island Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Paradise Island Resort?
Nearby attractions include Surfers Paradise Beer Garden (0.4 km), SkyPoint Climb (0.4 km), and iFLY Gold Coast (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Paradise Island Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, a fitness centre, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Paradise Island Resort?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Paradise Island Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Paradise Island Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Shiraz Persian Restaurant & Bar, White Rhino Bar and Eats, and Alfresco Italian Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Paradise Island Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Is Paradise Island Resort located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.7 km away from the centre of Surfers Paradise.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Paradise Island Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Chinese.