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St Helens, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed last September last minute the staff were very accommodating which is why I decided to stay again this year plus the bed was extra comfy I wish I didn't have an early morning flight out One thing I was unsure about was why there was someone else's clothes computer gear and boxed items in the closet But other than...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my families 1st stay at Q1. Very safe for kids as there is full enclosure in the alfresco parts. Amenities are excellent - pool and gym. We really enjoyed the space of the apartments and they were so new. We Would definitely come back again.

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Nippers101, Guest Relations Manager at Q1 Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for the fantastic feedback you provided in relation to your stay with us at Q1 Resort & Spa. I am delighted that you enjoyed the spacious apartments and amazing facilities. I hope to welcome you back to Q1 Resort & Spa in the near future. Kind Regards Q1 Resort and Spa

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our check in was performed by the male front office manager who was simply amazing.... we had a high floor, apartment was clean... windows however body corporate need to look at... we had booked during schoolies however the hotel hand this beautifully with little disruption to guests or residents. Nothing was an issue... The highlight of our stay was the...

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Byron Bay, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second time staying at Q1 and each time I am so impressed with my stay - from the rooms, to the excellent service, spacious pools, gym and jaccuzi. Highly recommended, and I will definitely go back for more stays. Plus, the view! I can see the beach, mountains, city and lake from my room. It is just...

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Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed in a one bedroom apt on the 35th floor, with ocean views. An amazing apt very roomy and fresh, great for our older bones to rest. Close to all amenities and the new light rail system in at the door.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the most amazing hotel I have stayed in and well worth the money! Amazing views, and huge rooms with a kitchenette, a huge couch and tv. The staff at the front desk are lovely and helpful. The several pools are amazing and there is plenty of swimming of room and the location is unbeatable! Right in front of...

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Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 7 nights in a 3 bedroom apartment. The room was fantastic with all the amenities that you require. The view from 40th floor was amazing. The hotel in general is excellent with free parking, 3 pools ( one indoor ) spa, gym. Restaurants, cafes situated within the complex, 5 minute walk to mall. Will stay again. Staff...

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Campbelltown, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Kitchen , lots of living space and very comfortable main king size bed, the pool area is amazing. Central location quick walk to all the action in Surfers Paradise and a light rail stop right out front. Good variety of restaurants downstairs, the woodfire pizza shop is very nice. master bathroom and bedroom had a little water damage in...

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Nippers101, Guest Relations Manager at Q1 Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Hello Ian E Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience with us at Q1 Resort & Spa. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate your positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back to Q1 Resort & Spa again soon. Kind Regards, Q1 Resort and Spa

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Q1 for my birthday with 3 other couples, and 2 singles (in another apartment). The 4 bedroom was fantastic! The view was spectacular, location very central (with free parking!) and rooms large and comfortable. The master bedroom was a standout. We got a great price as well - the reservations team were lovely to deal with and accommodating...

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Greetings mmga88 Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience with us at Q1 Resort & Spa. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate your positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back to Q1 Resort & Spa again soon. Kind Regards, Q1 Resort and Spa

Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 5 nights in a 2 bedroom appartment with our 1 year old. The first night we were there we did not sleep at all, there was a loud semi constant noise similar to drilling into metal coming from our bedroom window, we called the front desk at 11:30pm to be told that it would be investigated and...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
‘Australia’s Tallest Residential Tower’ ... Q1 Resort & Spa Surfers Paradise offers 1,2,3Bed & Sub Penthouse Luxury Apartments with unique glass enclosed Balconies & Spa Baths, 24 hour reception & security, unparalleled resort facilities on a beach front location & set amid one hectare of landscaped grounds. Q1 Resort & Spa features two lagoon swimming pools, heated indoor lap pool & spa, alfresco poolside Cafe & Bar & our famous "Seventy 7 Buffet Breakfast" located level 77 floor above ground with viewing platform. A world class gymnasium, saunas & steam rooms, private theatrette, conferencing & wedding facilities, children’s games room & our award winning Q1 Day Spa await you. The Q1 tower also hosts Australia’s only beach side External Tower Adventure Climb from level 77 to 80 ... Q1 Resort & Spa towers over the Gold Coast with views to match. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Q1 Resort and Spa

Address: 9 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: $154 - $514 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Q1 Resort and Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 527
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Also Known As:
q1 Hotel Surfers Paradise
q1 Resort Surfers Paradise
Q1 Resort And Spa Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Australia
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Surfers Paradise
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Surfers Paradise
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Surfers Paradise
#3 Spa Hotel in Surfers Paradise
#4 Business Hotel in Surfers Paradise
#4 Romantic Hotel in Surfers Paradise
#4 Luxury Hotel in Surfers Paradise
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“Can fully recommend higher floors with ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles dtecountrygal, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“High floors are definitely better”
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“great central location”
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“Make sure you get a high-rise apartment. The views are spectacular.”
 of 5 bubbles mmga88, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Floor 53 was perfect.”
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