10 Best Luxury Airbnbs In Gold Coast, Australia - Updated 2024

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Set in the beautiful state of Queensland, Gold Coast is the perfect destination for an exciting beach vacation. It has many suburbs and places of interest worth exploring. One of the top spots here is Surfers Paradise Beach, where you can swim or surf to your heart’s content. You can also hang out at Main Beach, Broadbeach, and Kirra Beach for some fun under the sun. If you prefer to shop instead, check out Pacific Fair, Harbour Town Premium Outlets, and Paradise Centre. Overall, this part of Queensland promises nothing but wonderful experiences. Wondering how you can bring your Australian holiday to the next level? Consider booking an upscale accommodation that has everything you need and more. Scroll on for the best luxury Airbnbs in Gold Coast, Australia.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to luxury services and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 12, 2024.

1. Jabiru (from USD 687)

Treat yourself to a vacation like no other when you book this beachfront property. With six bedrooms, it can sleep up to twelve people. It also has two living rooms, and guests can spend their time playing board games, watching TV, or admiring the surrounding views. If you want a warm soak, you’ll be happy to know that one of the bathrooms has a jetted tub.

Just outside the property is the beach. There are sun loungers where people can relax, as well as a fire pit area. When you’re feeling hungry, you can make use of the fully equipped kitchen or barbecue grill.

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Palm Beach, Queensland, Australia
12.99 km (8.1 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
51 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 7 Beds 12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it’s very well- appointed with an extra fridge and freezer in the large laundry
the house is well equipped and we found all beds comfortable and warm during the cooler winter nights
philip is a very nice host and the house is comfortable and clean
vicki and tom were friendly and accommodating
beautifully presented house with everything you need in a stunning location
great house and perfect location would definitely stay again :)
we couldn't have asked for a better location and accommodation
what an incredible place it’s ideal for romantic or family getaway
great location lots of space and plenty of seating for day visitors to pop in
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2. Tranquil apartment for five

This apartment has been designed with white walls and neutral-colored furnishings, giving off a calm atmosphere. It has three bedrooms, one of which has a king-size bed. In total, it can accommodate up to five guests with ease. Its living area offers views of pine trees while the kitchen is equipped with a stove and oven. Guaranteeing your comfort no matter the weather, the apartment comes with heating and air-conditioning.

Looking for the perfect cup of coffee? Explore the nearby cafes just a block away. The beach is close by, as well.

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Burleigh Heads, Queensland, Australia
8.33 km (5.2 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
113 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfy bed beautiful linen sheets and lots of kitchen amenities
this is a stunning apartment with amazing views of the beach
this apartment on the 5th floor overlooking the beach is really beautiful and as described in the pictures
kylie is the most wonderful host
kylie is a great host - super responsive
kylie was helpful and quick to respond
kylie was an exceptional host generous with her time and local suggestions
incredible apartment in an amazing location
absolutely stunning place and location
great location beautiful place to stay
the place is great; it's walking distance from james st so close to everything
easy access to the beautiful headland walk around burleigh national park
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3. Stunning condo with pool access

Check out this three-bedroom condo on the Broadbeach beachfront. Though the shore is just a few steps away, the rental facilities might have you spending your days staying in. It features furniture on the balcony, allowing you to enjoy your favorite meals or drinks while marveling at the stunning views. Inside, it has a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious living room with a 75-inch TV. Thanks to the Bluetooth speakers provided, you can play your favorite music while lounging around.

Up to six guests can call this unit their home. They will also have access to communal amenities, such as the pool and the gym. A spa and a sauna are present on-site, as well.

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Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia
2.72 km (1.7 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
111 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fantastic apartment and amenities
the facility has some great amenities with 2 pools gym and a games room for the kids
beautiful apartment with amazing views
what an incredible apartment fantastic views and very stylish space
this is an amazing apartment on a high floor with stunning views
so clean and immaculate
beds were comfortable bathrooms clean and lounge areas also comfortable
super comfortable and clean and perfect for our weekend away
the host brad was very helpful and quick with his responses and with check in
brad was a great host
great place to stay :) awesome host
brad is an awesome host
very helpful and hospitable reps
beautiful place / great location
beautiful property and great location
superb location apartment is huge
excellent location beautiful unit and facilities
amazing place great location
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4. Villa De Palms (from USD 423)

A beautiful piece of property on Palm Beach, Villa De Palms can accommodate up to eight guests. It has four bedrooms with touches of beach-themed art. It also has two-and-a-half bathrooms where you can enjoy a soothing soak in the bathtub. What’s more, the property’s open-plan kitchen and living room lead to a barbecue area. Aside from preparing your favorite food on the large grill, you can cool off in the plunge pool.

If you feel like exploring the area, there are cafes and boutiques within walking distance. You can even reach Pacific Fair in 15 minutes.

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Palm Beach, Queensland, Australia
12.85 km (8.0 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
123 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is perfect for entertaining with the plunge pool and bbq area
house was very clean comfortable and great for large group of friends and young babies
the house was just as beautiful as the photos very clean and tidy
awesome host lovely home very clean and tidy
georgina was a great host who communicated well
the house is so lovely and the hosts are amazing
great place to stay quick and helpful communication
great location short 5 min walk to the beach
awesome location walking distance to the beach and local cafes
this house is stunning great location and everything you could need
everything we could want for our getaway for location and comfort
the styling is gorgeous the location is perfect with basic shops and cute cafes in walking distance
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5. The Grand (from USD 561)

This property in Broadbeach Waters is named The Grand, and it is nothing short of luxurious. One of its highlights is a heated pool open all year round. In front of the pool are a dining table and a lounge area, allowing you to enjoy delicious meals before or after swimming.

Inside, you will find a massive kitchen with stone benchtops and up-to-date appliances, an expansive living room, and five bedrooms. The Grand also has a home cinema, perfect for movie nights with the crew. For guests’ convenience, it has an enclosed garage and Wi-Fi.

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Broadbeach Waters, Queensland, Australia
2.78 km (1.8 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
79 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 7 Beds 11 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 11

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the back of the home is north-facing so the (heated) pool always had sunshine
the kids really liked the heated pool and the cinema
super modern comfortable and clean
the house is incredibly spacious clean and very comfortable
the house looks beautiful but it seemed like a surface clean
awesome place big house heaps of room beautiful clean house amazing heated pool great location would stay again
great getting use of the garage which often owners don’t provide
very helpful and also available during our stay when we had some questions
very family friendly and well stocked kitchen
great location great house
just a few minute to pacific fair mall and walk distance to star casino
beautiful home and great location
the grand is a beautiful property in a fantastic location in broadbeach waters
the house is close to the pacific fair
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6. Paradise Found (from USD 362)

Set on the 34th floor of an upscale building, this apartment is a great accommodation for 10 guests who want to experience comfort and convenience. It has three bedrooms, one of which has its own bath and spa. Guests can hang out on the two balconies which offer views of the ocean and the city skyline. They can still enjoy the scenery from inside the spacious living room, which also includes a TV. If you’re feeling hungry, you can easily use the fully equipped kitchen.

There are also communal amenities the guests can take advantage of. They can relax in the indoor or outdoor pools or play tennis in the courts. Additionally, the beach is just 50 m (164 ft) away.

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Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
1.54 km (1.0 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
224 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 6 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fantastic apartment the views are incredible
every room has stunning views
spacious apartment with beautiful views
awesome spacious apartment with spectacular views and amenities pools spa and sauna were our favourite
the views from every room were beautiful
apartment was clean and tidy
room is very clean
the apartment was clean large and in such great location
so clean facility excellent thanks to we had a great time for christmas
rooms are massive and everything was super clean
adam is a great host
host was more then helpful and easy to communicate with
thank you so much for hosting us xx
adam was a great host the location is great and extremely good value for money
great location friendly hosts amazing to deal with all round
location was perfect
the location is also great
a lovely apartment in a great location everything you need within walking distance
super quiet and close to surfers for a nice walk
awesome place to stay incredible views so close to surfers paradise shops/restaurants and ifly indoor skydiving
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7. Seaview on Hedges (from USD 783)

Seaview on Hedges is a lovely house in Mermaid Beach. It is located in front of the shore and just steps from must-try cafes and shops.

Inside, it features a spacious and open-plan living, kitchen, and dining area. Guests can use a stove, oven, and microwave to prepare their favorite meals. There are also cookware and utensils that are available for use. Meanwhile, the living area leads to a balcony where guests can eat while admiring views of the beach. A ping-pong table is also present on-site for some indoor entertainment. Accepting long-term stays, the property has five bedrooms that can sleep up to ten guests.

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Mermaid Beach, Queensland, Australia
4.39 km (2.8 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
53 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the amenities were hotel quality and the rooms are large and comfortable
great open living areas massive kitchen and amazing rear deck that overlooks the beach
ping pong table air hockey table and cruiser bikes were an awesome touch
the host was very responsive and helpful
a wonderful house and location
outstanding location - beachfront on mermaid beach
fantastic house in an incredible location
the location is incredible and the house is extremely well equipped
cleves place is the perfect holiday location
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8. Pet-friendly villa with pool (from USD 382)

Bring seven of your loved ones and your pets to this amazing riverfront villa. It has four air-conditioned bedrooms that guarantee a good night’s sleep, and some of the rooms even have amazing views. It also has two living rooms, one of which has a TV and leads to the patio. Outside, you can enjoy riverfront dining or take a dip in the pool. You can also go to the dock if you want to have fun on the river.

For guests’ convenience, the villa has a full kitchen and a laundry room. To top it all off, guests can reach the beach in 10 minutes.

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Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
789 meters (0.5 ft) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
201 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is very spacious spread over 4 floors with a great amount of bathrooms
amazing views to the river and the pool was nicely heated too thank you
the place was immaculate amazing views comfortable and in a perfect spot
the house itself is beautiful the water view and pool are amazing
beautiful place private quiet with loads of space but still very comfortable
clean comfortable and had all required amenities
the apartment was beautiful and clean and easy to use
clean host was friendly accomodating and had immediate communication
an amazing home spacious clean comfortable and just luxurious
this stunning home was incredible very clean & comfortable
kynan is a great host
kynan was an awesome host
kynan was a great host to work with
kynan is very welcoming & friendly
beautiful home and kynan was a great host
great location on the river
great location and beautiful house
peaceful yet close to everything
great location and very conveniently located close to the heart of surfers paradise
pros: location: excellent right on river and so close to the glamour of the gc
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9. The Beach Treehouse

This residential home allows you to be surrounded by nature while offering access to modern amenities. Just 400 m (1,312 ft) from the shore, it features stunning views of trees and the sea. It has an open lounge area where guests can relax while feeling the breeze on their skin. There is also another lounge area with a TV.

Perfect for guests who love to cook, the property has a kitchen with complete appliances. Local cafes and restaurants are also within walking distance for those who prefer to dine out.

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14.99 km (9.4 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
21 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
each bedroom having their own bathroom was fantastic
an amazing location and house
great location and great place
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10. Two-level penthouse with views

Marvel at awesome views even from inside this penthouse. With its floor-to-ceiling windows, you can eat meals or lounge around while being surrounded by ocean scenery. For a closer view of the surroundings, step out onto the balcony. This home has two levels and four bedrooms, offering more than enough space for ten people.

Guests of this accommodation will have access to a pool and a sauna for relaxing. Found in the center of Broadbeach, this vacation rental is just steps from the shore and various dining options from restaurants to cafes.

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2.54 km (1.6 mi) from SkyPoint Observation Deck
12 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment; photos don’t do it justice
staff are easy to talk to so process to check-in/check-out was easy
however communication with the hosts was good and they responded promptly with regards to the dishwashers
location is perfect for a family holiday
great location very large space great for family or group holiday
great penthouse love the lay out and in a fantastic position close to all restaurant's cafes and facilities
great place and perfect penthouse to do a 3 day lockdown:)
a wonderful place to stay
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Bring your beach vacation to the next level

Gold Coast already guarantees a memorable experience with its beaches and attractions. However, if you really want a relaxing vacation, you can book a luxury Airbnb in Gold Coast, Australia. The rentals listed above come with features that will make you feel at ease throughout your stay.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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