Being on the border between the dazzling sun-drenched Gold Coast beaches and the lush rainforest of the Hinterland, Nerang and its surroundings offer an unmatched array of places to stay, from multi-starred hotels to historic homes; family friendly campsites to cosy,  timber cabins, offering a restful retreat from the daily stresses of busy city living.

With easy access to the many world-class theme parks and excitement of the glitter strip nightlife, or the soothing sounds of the wildlife wonderland in the mountains behind, Nerang is the ideal starting spot for a whole range of holiday adventures.  After one visit, we know you’ll keep coming back.

Great websites for Camping & Caravan sites


Ashmore Palms Holiday Village ****

Ashmore Palms Holiday Village

Ashmore Palms Holiday Village offers self-contained holiday cabin accommodation in addition to extensive family friendly facilities, free kids activities, lush gardens and exotic parrots – popular with families, couples, schools and sporting groups. With all the major attractions such as theme parks and beaches and the Gold Coast Hinterland only a short drive away, take advantage of the latest specials and deals for an affordable Gold Coast holiday at Ashmore Palms Holiday Village.

71 Hinde St,  Ashmore, QLD 4214                                                                  

Ph: 1300 303 912

Ashmore Palms

Broadwater Tourist Park ****

Broadwater Tourist Park

The Broadwater Tourist Park boasts one of the best locations on the Gold Coast. Overlooking the stunning Broadwater and adjacent to the iconic Broadwater Parklands, the park is centrally located in Southport, only 5km from Surfers Paradise. The park has its own boat ramp for easy access to the Broadwater, two pools, a tennis court, bouncing pillows, playground, recreation room, camp kitchen and BBQ areas. The Broadwater Tourist Park is  perfect for that next family holiday.

169 Marine Parade , Southport, QLD  4215                                                 

Phone: 1300 672 730 or (07) 5667 2730

Opening hours: 7.30am – 7.30pm seven days a week


Broadwater Tourist Park

Cedar Lake Country Resort  ****

Cedar Lake Country Resort
Cedar Lake Country Resort

Tucked away in the hills of the Gold Coast Hinterland at Advancetown, Cedar Lake Country Resort is the perfect place to enjoy the tranquility of nature. The resort is located close to Hinze Dam in the heart of the Hinterland, only steps away from World Heritage listed rainforests, glistening waterfalls and breathtaking bushwalks. Apartments at Cedar Lakes are fully equipped, homely and comfortable. Enjoy the resort’s first-rate facilities including bike hire, heated swimming pool, two spas, a sauna, tennis courts, paddle boats, kayaks, games room and much more.

555 Nerang-Murwillumbah Rd , Advancetown, QLD  4211                           

Ph: 1300 78 5599


Cedar Lake Country Resort

Gold Coast Hinterland. Relax & Enjoy.

Gold Coast Hinterland. Relax & Enjoy.

Gold Coast Hinterland. Relax & Enjoy is a quite location with 2 single bedrooms, one room with a single bed and the second room with 2 single beds. You’ll love the outdoors feel, there is also a pool to have some fun in the sun around. You are only a 7 minute drive or 10 minutes bus to Nerang Station. 15- 20 minutes drive to Theme Parks, Mt Tamborine, GC University Hospital and major Shopping Centres. 3-5 minutes drive to Nerang Country Paradise and other parks beside the river. 5 minutes to local cinemas and small shopping centres and restaurants.

From $35.00 per night with at least a 2 night booking.

This is a SPECIAL OFFER only for guests who are looking for ONE NIGHT STAYS through the Visitor Information Centre, you can call or text directly if you are only looking to stay one night. Use this number 0403 818 571.

The charge for one night stays are as follows: $45.00 for the single bedroom, $55.00 for the 2nd bedroom with 2 single beds.

Cereal, bread, jam ect, coffee and tea are included. So if you have a group of three people we can accomodate them. Both rooms have timber floors not carpet.

You can either call on 0403 818 571 to make a booking


You can book with airbnb using the links provided

Link to airbnb bedroom with 1 bed

Link to airbnb bedroom with 2 beds

Coolibah Downs Private Estate ****

Coolabih Downs Private Estate

Are you looking for Gold Coast Wedding Accommodation (there is a beautiful chapel  on site),  or perhaps just a relaxing time away and some country fresh air or just somewhere where the whole family can stay? Coolibah Downs Boutique Accommodation can cater for up to fourteen guests with use of the tennis court, pool and croquet lawn.  Let the Café cater for your breakfast and lunch needs or cook up a storm in the fully self-catered Homestead. Coolibah Downs is a stunning venue for any occasion and is sure to impress. 

41 Mt Nathan Rd,  Nerang, QLD 4211  

Phone: (07) 5596 5448                                                          


Coolibah Downs Private Estate

Gold Coast Holiday Park ****

Easyriders on track

Located in Helensvale, the Gold Coast Holiday Park is well suited to families looking to holiday on the Gold Coast. Not only is it close to the beautiful beaches, the hinterland and attractions, the park itself is also equipped with loads of entertainment for children and the child at heart. Featuring resort-style pools, petting zoo, pedal bikes and BMX track, jumping pillow and tennis courts. The park offers a range of accommodation from cabins to motel style suites  is something for everyone. As an added bonus the Gold Coast Holiday Park is also dog friendly.

66-68 Siganto Drive,   Helensvale, QLD 4212          

Phone: +617 5514 4400


Gold Coast Holiday Park

Ingleside Stud Farm *****

Ingleside Stud Farm

Situated on 10 beautiful acres, guests visiting Ingleside Stud Farm are able to enjoy the many horses that call the property home. With a restaurant on site, free continental breakfast included and room service available, the Ingleside Stud Farm makes for a wonderful family holiday.

884 Tallebudgera Creek Road,                                          

Tallebudgera Valley, QLD 4228

Phone: 0438 522 711

Book Via:  Ingleside Stud Farms

James Sharp Memorial Park ***


James Sharp Memorial Park is a family bush camping ground situated five kilometres from the township of Canungra. Sharp Park River Bend Country Bush Camping has five hectares of managed and well maintained camping and recreational grounds set among the hills on the Upper Coomera River, which is ideal for swimming or throwing in a fishing line. With toilets on site, solar shower  is available on request. Campfire facilities and firewood are available. Pets are welcome , though  they must be contained at all times. Mount Tamborine, Lamington National Park, Killarney Glen, O’Reilly’s and Binna Burra Resorts are just a few places to visit for day trips. Sharp Park is a peaceful bush camp with a country feeling. You can play cricket, kick a football or just relax and laze around. A great place to visit.

3069-3095 Beechmont Road,                                                                       

Canungra, QLD 4275

Ph: 0409 550 745

james Park Memorial Park

 The Mouses House *****

The Mouses House

Situated just 30mins  from the Gold Coast, the rainforest surrounding The Mouses House is truly enchanting. Within an hour of arriving you will feel  stresses  disappear, replaced with peace, tranquility and a feeling of being at one with nature.  Accommodation consists of 13 chalets nestled throughout the World Heritage listed rainforest. Each chalet is unique in character, cosy and intimate for romantic couples, honeymooners or nature lovers.  A stay at The Mouses House is the perfect place to celebrate any special occasion like a birthday or anniversary. A number of the chalets  are able to accommodate families with children or a group of friends.

2807 Springbrook Rd , Springbrook , QLD 4213                                               

Booking can be made via phone   Ph: (07) 5533 5192                                  


The Mouse House

O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat ****


For more than a centuary, the O’Reilly  family has been offering unparalleled accommodation in World Heritage listed Lamington National Park in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Featuring 66 rainforest retreat accommodation rooms and 48 self-contained luxurious eco villas, O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat received Earth Check eco-certification in 2015 complimenting their dedication to sustainability. Boasting 160km of walking trails, 500 plus waterfalls and 250 species of unique Australian wildlife O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat, Villas and Lost World Spa promises an unforgettable experience.

Lamington National Park Rd,  Canungra, QLD 2475                               

Ph: 1800 688 722

O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat

Q1 Resort and Spa ****

Q1 Resort and Spa

Q1 is the Gold Coast’s tallest residential tower,
offering the most  exclusive holiday apartments , ranging from  apartments from 1-4 bedrooms with penthouse and indulgence packages also available.   A feature is  Q1 Spa, where  guests can indulge with uniquely Australian treatments such as  full body exfoliations, crushed pearl or ancient desert & sea salt scrubs to name but a few. Host to 7  restaurants and the Q1 skywalk and observation deck, the Q1 Resort and Spa oozes sophistication and class and ensures a luxurious holiday experience.

9 Hamilton Avenue,    Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217                      

Phone: 1300 792 008

Local: 07 5630 4500


Q1 Resort and Spa

RACV Royal Pines Resort *****


Perfectly positioned for experiencing the best the Gold Coast has to offer, being just a short distance from the white sandy beaches of Surfers Paradise and the lush beauty of the Gold Coast Hinterland. The RACV has something for everyone with a range of accomodation packages tailored to suit your needs  Boasting a championship golf course, award-winning restaurants and bars, rejuvenating day spa and pools, this resort is the epitome of elegance and class and is sure to keep you coming back for more.

Ross Street, Benowa, QLD, 4217

Toll Free: 1800 886 880        

Phone: +61 7 5597 8700                  


Royal Pines Resort

Riviera Bed & Breakfast ****

Riviera Bed & Breakfast

Immerse yourself in the tranquility and beauty of Riviera Bed and Breakfast, a French-style hideaway nestled in the hills of a secluded and lush bushland setting in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Indulge in unforgettable French breakfasts (weekends) served on the deck with a soul refreshing rainforest view and in the company of exotic native birds.

53 Evanita Drive,   Gilston/Nerang, Qld 4211        

Mobile: 0421 853 189

Telephone: +61 7 5533 2499

Fax: +61 7 5533 2500


Riviera Bed and Breakfast

Rumbalara Bed and Breakfast ****


Rumbalara is situated in the heart of the Gold Coast Hinterland with numerous wildlife visitors for you to see  up close, creating an experience you are sure to remember.  Rumbalara has a great selection of rooms from twin share to a self-contained unit, catering  for families, couples and singles. Featuring a rooftop garden and walking tracks, Rumbalara Bed and Breakfast suits anyone wanting to get out and enjoy what the beautiful Gold Coast Hinterland has to offer.

72 Hoop Pine Court , Advancetown, QLD 4211

Ph: (07) 5533 2211


Rumbalara Bed and Breakfast

Songbirds Rainforest Retreat ****

Songbirds Rainforest Retreat

Offering a unique combination of nature, luxury and indulgence Songbirds Retreat never disappoints. Imagine escaping to a 50-acre rainforest hideaway, staying in a luxurious private villa, and dining on the best food and wine Queensland has to offer. At Songbirds all guests are VIPs. The beautiful surroundings, and all the little luxuries that include therapeutic massages, pampering treatments and yoga ensure guests leave feeling relaxed and revitalised.

Lot 10 Tamborine Mountain Rd     North Tamborine, QLD 4272            

Ph: (07) 5545 2563


Songbirds Retreat

Springbrook Mountain Chalets ****

Chalets interior
Springbrook Mountain Chalets  interior .

Springbrook is part of the Gondwana Rainforests and is “one of the most outstanding and valuable places in the world” (as recognised by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee). Springbrook Mountain Chalets boasts luxurious, full timber interior accommodation nestled in its own private and romantic forest. For the energetic there are Springbrook National Park walks ranging from 50 metres to 16 kilometres. If spa bath and champagne therapy or a good book in front of the fire is more your style, then you will not have to leave your chalet.  Springbrook Mountain Chalets are among the jewels in the crown of the Springbrook plateau and only 40 minutes from Surfers Paradise.

2058 Springbrook Rd,Springbrook, QLD 4213               

Bookings can be made online or via phone

Ph: (07) 5533 5205                                          


Springbrook Mountain Chalets

Tambaridge Bed & Breakfast ****

Tambaridge Bed and Breakfast

Tambaridge Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place to unwind and discover all Mount Tamborine has to offer. Featuring five beautifully themed and decorated spa suites, each boasting its own private balcony with mountaintop and city skyline views.

1718 Tamborine-Oxenford Rd,  Wongawallan, QLD 4210

Phone: +61 7 5545 4643          

Mobile: Robert – 0414 829 348                    

Ken – 0419 606 791                                                                                    


Tambaridge Bed and Breakfast