Surfers Paradise is one of the most exciting destinations on Australia’s Gold Coast. This island, named for its beaches perfect for surfing, is a place where the ocean feels like it’s right in the city. Skyscrapers, the coastline, and the thriving nightlife fight for visitors’ attention, but if you stay close by, it’s easy to take it all in! Located within walking distance across the water is the quieter neighborhood of Chevron Island. It’s full of residential streets and is host to many affordable and comfortable Airbnbs. Don’t let the fact that it’s across the water deter you—many places are within walking distance to Surfers Paradise! Read on for some of the best picks of Airbnb vacation rentals in and around Chevron Island.
This quaint apartment, surrounded by palm trees, is the perfect place to relax and rest up for the exciting activities on Chevron Island and nearby Surfers Paradise. With one bedroom and a convertible sofa bed, it can sleep up to four people. It is clean and colorful, with a small kitchen and balcony to enjoy the sunshine. Located on Chevron Island, the apartment is within walking distance from an eclectic district with trendy cafes, bars, and the arts district. Right over the bridge by foot or public transportation is Surfers Paradise, which has every activity you could think of: cinemas, wax museums, cruises and boat tours, and an observation deck.
Sunny Queenslander on ChevronSurfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe place was absolutely adorable and cozyyou can also have a quite environment to take rest with a comfortable bedclean spacious apartment with all amenities includedthe apartment was light and airy and the shower was great and bed comfortablegreat communication sparkly cleanvery clean and comfortable placeloved it clean and cozythe house is very clean and superbnice clean and quiet place
Host:tina is a wonderful hosttina was a great host a so lovelygood and very responsive hostan amazing friendly host that is also very quick in responding to the messagestina is very nice and helpfulRead more reviewslocation was very close to surfer's paradiseapartment cute amazing location and very comfortablethe location of the house is very goodthe location was great short walk to surfers and close to shopsgreat location great value for money
Though this rental is a single bedroom in a two-bedroom apartment, the host does his best to make guests feel comfortable with as much privacy as they want. The bedroom sleeps two people and has a private bathroom. The apartment complex has a beautiful pool and is also within walking distance of the beach for swimming or strolling. Chevron Island is a quieter counterpart to the party scene of Surfers Paradise, but luckily a stay at this rental ensures that you can choose your nightlife scene! It is within walking distance of restaurants and bars on both Chevron Island and Surfers Paradise.
Walk to Surfers and the BeachSurfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
Top guest reviewsbut wifi is kind of slow to enjoy internet servicethere was a nice balcony and the bed was so comfybrett was a terrific host and has a lovely apartment in a quiet buildingthe bed was extremely comfortablewe had a comfortable stay at brett’s placecomfort bedding very clean and cozythe room is clean and tidythe room is very clean and cozyvery clean you can take deep sleep every thing is perfectthe room was clean and comfortable
Host:brett is a great hostbrett was an amazing hostbrett was a very helpful hostbrett is a great hosthost was amazing and easy goingRead more reviewsthe location is greata great location in suffers paradiseclose to surfer’s paradise which was a 10 minute walkwalkable distance to the main attractionsgreat central location really is only a 10 minute easy walk to surfers
Experience life in Chevron Island for a fraction of the price in this affordable private apartment! Guests will have a beautiful flat, which can host up to four people entirely to themselves. With rich marbled walls, stainless steel appliances, and chic furniture, it looks a lot more expensive to stay here than it actually is. Enjoy a peaceful night in by cooking dinner and sitting out on the balcony, with amazing views of the city. Or, walk over to Surfers Paradise to take in the nightlife. The Cavill Avenue Mall is a shopping and dining center that is one of the largest on the Gold Coast. From street performers to pubs to nightclubs, there is something for everyone on this bustling pedestrian walkway!
Chevron ParadiseSurfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
Top guest reviewsapt is on a quietstreet with great views of the city lightsthere is a small balcony with a table setting to enjoy the outdoorsapartment was beautiful and lived up to our expectationscheck in and instructions were easy to follow comfortable accomodation quiet and secure units and car parksarah's apartment is absolutely lovely with the bonus of a dishwasher washing machine and dryervery clean and tidygreat place to stay clean and tidynice clean and very well set upgreat communication location cleanliness facilities - all round great place to stayhouse is very clean
Host:friendly & helpful hostsmall unit but has everything you need host was great easy communicationlovely apartment great location nice view down to earth approachable lovely owner would stay againRead more reviewslocation was great walking distance to everythinggreat location excellent value for moneygreat little spot close to all the action only a quick walk to the cbdgreat place to stay very close to chevron storeseasy to get a bus too
This gorgeous private room looks just like a boutique hotel! The ornate furniture and monochromatic décor give it a supremely luxurious feel. With a private bathroom and private balcony, guests will have the utmost in comfort and privacy at this rental. The host also generously provides access to the kitchen, living room, and outdoor area. Though it is within walking distance to everything, including Surfers Paradise in less than 10 minutes by foot, there is also a parking space available for those driving into town.
Free Breakfast Surfers ParadiseSurfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe bathroom was lovely nice and big with all the amenities you would needwe slept really well in the large bed and enjoyed the view of surfers paradise from our terracewe had a lovely comfortable stay herethe room is perfect with a large window and a beautiful gardenthe room and furniture are really amazing and kept in absolute condition and cleanlinessextremely clean and tidyvery clean place and convenientapartment is clean & fully furnishedand the rooms are really clean and prettyher house was very clean and comfortable
Host:very good n nice hostthe host is nice and friendlygreat host and great placealso host is very kindshe is very friendly and kindRead more reviewsthis house is located in very quiet and peaceful areavery close to surfers paradisethe room is in a fantastic location only a short walk away for the center of surfersthe location of patricia's house is in a beautiful quite street walking distance to café and restaurantswalk to surfers paradise beach is probably about 10 minutes
With an amazing waterfront location, this apartment has stunning views of the ocean and Surfers Paradise. The private bedroom is sized for two people and has a shared bathroom. The hosts have provided several ways to explore the area. Hop on a bike to ride around Chevron Island and Surfers Paradise by land, or take to the sea in the rental kayak! There is no better way to experience the wonder of the Gold Coast than by water.
Spacious double room in heart of Surfers Paradise!
Staying in this beautiful and modern apartment complex will feel more like you’re at a luxury resort! With a private gym, barbecue area, sauna, two pools, and stunning views of the skyline, there’s little else you could want for an apartment in Chevron Island. Up to two guests can stay in this private room, which has a shared bathroom, a balcony, and many other amenities. Chevron Island is small enough that it’s easy to walk around. Check out the cluster of restaurants on Thomas Drive, where you can get many kinds of cuisine, from American to Thai to Indian!
Private room in Chevron Island's House
This room in an apartment is the perfect option for a solo traveler or a couple. It has a private bathroom, a balcony, and access to the apartment complex’s pool and barbecue grill. Located just across the water from Surfers Paradise, an area that could also be known as a player’s paradise! There are endless options to have fun out of the water. Check out the wax museum, Ripley’s Believe it or Not, or the Infinity Attraction, a funhouse with special effects.
Surfers Paradise. The best place to be free.
Though this rental is a studio, its spacious layout and great amenities make it the perfect choice for a single traveler or a couple! There is a full kitchen with a counter space and stools. A double bed and armchair make for a relaxing environment. There is also a private bathroom, parking, and as a bonus, a washer and dryer in the room! That will make it easy to wash the sand out of your clothes after visiting one of the many beaches nearby. It is just a short walk away from all of the excitement of Surfers Paradise, but in a quiet neighborhood that is a great spot to wind down at the end of a busy day.
The sixth floor location of this rental, coupled with its glass enclosed balcony, means it has the best views of the ocean and skyline of Surfers Paradise across the water. The private room for rent can be configured with one king-size bed or three twin beds, meaning up to three people can stay. It has a private bathroom and the apartment complex has a pool, spa, and elevator for added luxury! Within a few minutes’ walk you can reach public transportation that will take you around Chevron Island or into Surfers Paradise. Known for its wide beach perfect for surfing, try your hand at the sport by taking lessons at one of the many surfing schools!
Surfers Paradise Private room amazing water views.Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
Top guest reviewslovely room with stunning view from the balconygreat room and ensuite with an unrivalled view from the balconyusual amenities were not provided for example shampoo soap/wash toilet paper breakfast items like milk and coffee etcnice place with great view and nice roomexcelent room private bath excellent view highly recommendclean and nice placetheir place is clean and relaxit’s very clean and clear and easy to find+room was big nice and cleanthe flat is very clean
Host:the hosts were goodlovely host and brilliant hospitalitydanny is a great host toodanny is a friendly host laid back hostprivate was kept and the host was very kindRead more reviewsvery close to the surfer paradise streetsawesome value close to everythinglocation is perfect but there were many flaws to considera great location with amazing views close enough to the main strip but far enough removed to be quietwe are very close to paradise surfer center but enough away to be in a quiet place
Chevron Island is an urban island, man-made with views of skyscrapers. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t camp! For those looking for a unique Airbnb experience, check out this rental in a camping trailer. The interior is so stylish with all the comforts of home that you’ll feel more like you’re glamping instead of roughing it! The camper can host up to three guests and it has a private bathroom. There is electricity for charging phones, cameras, or other devices. Though there is no cooking inside the camper, guests are welcome to use the barbecue area in the yard or the kitchen inside of the main house. The waterfront location makes this the perfect place to relax and enjoy the sunset. You can even get out on the water with an hour on the stand up paddle board, complimentary with your stay!
Unique CamperTrailer Surfers Paradise-LocationSurfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
Top guest reviewsthe camper is nice and cosy with two large bedsthe bed and sheets are excellent and it was very cleaneverything was fine and clean and warmly hospitality
Host:they were great hostsalex and steve are very kind and generous hosts and were great companyalex was the perfect host couldn’t have been more helpfulalexandra is a wonderful host and gives you space when wantedalexandra is a very friendly and helpful host who ensured we had everything we neededRead more reviewsthe location is greatthis was a great location to staythe location is brilliant within easy walking distance from local shops and the centre of surfer’slocation is perfect - just at the river and a short walk from the beachvery convenient location and couldn't fault my stay with them
A destination that is truly a paradise!
Surfers Paradise and Chevron Island seem to have it all—the excitement of a big city and the serenity of the beach; a nightlife destination and trendy cafes; endless amusement options as well as a quiet residential area. And the best part is, it’s all a short walk or public transit ride apart! If this area of the Gold Coast is on your must see list, book one of these Airbnb rental options for your stay.
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