Meriton Suites Broadbeach

2669 Gold Coast Highway
Broadbeach QLD 4218
Ph: (07) 5579 6200

Classic Studio: $145 per night
1 bedroom Suite: $155 per night

The Meriton Suites Broadbeach is located a short 10 minute stroll from the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Meriton Suites Broadbeach boasts two high-rise towers with 405 luxury apartments, just minutes from the surf beaches, Jupiters Casino, multiple shopping centres and the vibrant cafes and restaurants of Broadbeach.

This resort-style property features great facilities including an indoor heated pool, spa, sauna and gym - plus an outdoor resort deck with swimming pool and barbecue area. The plaza within the building also has a convenience and gift store, cafe and two restaurants.

Phoenician Resort

24 - 26 Queensland Avenue
Broadbeach, QLD 4218
Phone: (07) 5585 8888

One bedroom apartment: $185 per night
(*Minimum of 3 Night Stay)

The Phoenician Resort is a short 5 minute stroll from the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre.

The resort is located 100 metres from the shore of one of the most pristine beaches in the world, and nestled right in the very heart of cosmopolitan Broadbeach, holiday apartments at the Phoenician Resort is luxury lodging at its best. Equipped with fully self-contained and tastefully appointed one or two bedroom apartments, each unit comes complete with spacious balconies where you can relax and enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views.

Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise

2807 Gold Coast Highway
Surfers Paradise QLD 4217
Phone: 07 5592 9900

Superior Room: $159 per night

The Crowne Plaza is a 20 minute walk or a one stop tram ride from the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise is centrally located between Surfers Paradise and the adjoining trendy suburb of Broadbeach. Award winning dining, the beach, major shopping centres, The Star and Gold Coast Convention Centre are within walking distance from the hotel. Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise offers a wealth of recreational and business facilities. Dine in Queensland's only revolving restaurant, Four Winds 360, or laze by one of the hotel's swimming pools with hot spa and sundecks.

Accommodation Booking Conditions

Please Note:

  • The accommodation rates quoted include GST and are subject to availability at time of booking.
  • Rates may increase without notice due to changes in government charges, taxes or levies.
  • The deadline for accommodation bookings through East Coast Conferences is Friday 13th April 2018.

Accommodation Payment: Full prepayment of accommodation is required to secure your booking.

Accommodation Availability: Block bookings have been made at the above properties, and will be confirmed on a first-in basis. Bookings have been made for the Conference dates only (Checking in on Tuesday 29th May and Checking out on Friday 1st June 2018). Accommodation can be organised outside these dates on a by-request basis only, and room rates may vary outside these dates. All accommodation bookings are subject to availability.

How to Book Accommodation: To book, complete the Registration Form and fax or post to East Coast Conferences. The Conference Managers will forward your reservation and deposit/full pre-payment to the hotel.

Change of Booking: Any change to a reservation must initially be notified to the Conference Managers and not directly to the hotel. Please note, any changes must be made to the Conference Managers by Friday 13th April 2018. After this date, please liaise directly with the hotel for any changes to your booking. Cancellations must be made in writing (fees may apply).

Late Arrivals: Please indicate on your registration form or notify the Conference Managers in writing if you will arrive at your hotel after 6pm. Failure to notify of a late arrival may mean that your room will be released, and deposit forfeited.

Arrival Time: Hotel check-in time is 2pm for both properties. If you are to arrive before this time it is probable that you will not be able to gain access to your room. To guarantee a room to be available for an early arrival you will need to pre-book your room for the previous night. If required please indicate on your registration form. (You will be charged by the hotel for the additional night).

Accommodation Refunds: Any accommodation cancellations received after Friday 13th May 2018 will be subject to the hotels accommodation cancellation fee. One night's accommodation cancellation fee will also be incurred if you do not arrive on the date for which you have booked.



The Gold Coast is serviced by two major airports.

Gold Coast Airport

Gold Coast Airport is conveniently located 30 minutes from the GCCEC and offers extensive domestic and international services. Direct flights to and from all Australian capital cities and regional areas, plus the majority of metropolitan centres across the globe are readily available.

Airport Transfers
Brisbane Airport

Brisbane Domestic and International Airport is less than one hour’s drive north from the city centre via the M1.

Airport Transfers

Getting around the Gold Coast

Light Rail

The Gold Coast light rail connects the Gold Coast University Hospital to the commercial, retail and recreational centres of Southport, Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach. Trams run every 7.5 minutes from 7am to 7pm on weekdays between the 16 stations. For further information, visit


The Gold Coast train line runs down the city’s western side. Each of the six main stations are less than 20 minutes to the heart of the city. The line is linked up to the much larger Queensland Rail network and is part of the South East rail line. South East Queensland Train Network Map.


The Gold Coast has a comprehensive 24 hour public bus service operated by Translink. Translink operates between Coomera in Queensland to Pottsville in northern New South Wales. For more information visit or