Gold Coast ready to welcome GC2018 Commonwealth Games visitors
One year from Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast Tourism has published advice for ticket holders looking to secure accommodation for the biggest event to be staged in Australia in a decade.
Gold Coast Tourism’s ‘Top Tips to Securing your GC2018 Accommodation’ is designed to assist those visiting the city for The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth GamesTM which runs from 4 – 15 April 2018.
“The Gold Coast welcomes 13.7 million overnight visitors each year and I’m confident that our destination is well placed to meet the expected additional room demand in April 2018,” said Gold Coast Tourism CEO Martin Winter.
Top tips to securing your Gold Coast 2018 accommodation
Check out our accommodation listing
With so many properties, it might be difficult to know where to start. Check out the destination’s most comprehensive accommodation directory to discover accommodation options close to the various Gold Coast 2018 games venues.
Broaden your horizons
Our city by the sea has accommodation options stretching the entire length and breadth of the coast. Take the opportunity to explore beyond Surfers Paradise and uncover parts of the Gold Coast that you may not have been to yet.
Consider all options
While the Gold Coast is known for its towering hotels and family resorts, you may want to extend your search to include homestay, Airbnb, camping and tourist parks.
Extend your stay
As with many popular holiday destinations, accommodation providers may require a minimum length of stay during peak periods. So, when searching for accommodation, it is best to seek at least 5 nights.