Our Location


Central Surfers Paradise Location

Chateau Beachside Resort is an iconic property located in the centre of one of Australia’s hottest tourist destinations. 

Not only are we located beachfront on the Surfers Paradise Esplanade, but you are right in the heart of the Surfers Paradise dining and entertainment district, with Cavill Avenue, Orchid Avenue and the iconic “Surfers Paradise” sign just minutes from our doorstep.

You’ll find supermarkets, banks and a suite of shops, restaurants, cafes and boutiques all within a short distance from Chateau.


Getting Around

We are just 30 mins (by car) from Gold Coast Airport or about 1 hour from Brisbane Airport.

We recommend airport transfers, taxi or rideshare (e.g. Uber) for easy transit from the airport to our door. Once you’ve arrived, you’ll find everything within in easy reach. Here are some of the most popular local attractions, and their distance from Chateau Beachside:

  • Patrolled swimming beach: 1 min walk
  • Newsagent & bottle shop: 1 min walk
  • Coles supermarket: 5 min walk
  • Doctor & chemist : 5 min walk
  • Cavill Ave & fast food restaurants: 5 min walk
  • Surfers Paradise nightclubs: 5-10 min walk
  • The Star Casino: 10 min drive / 20 mins public transport
  • Sea World: 8 min drive / 15 mins public transport
  • Dreamworld / Movie World etc: 20 mins drive
  • Australia Fair / Pacific Fair: 10 mins drive
  • Harbourtown Outlet Shopping: 20 mins drive

Note: Travel times listed are estimates only and may vary due to traffic conditions. Always allow plenty of time.


Chateau Beachside Resort

Cnr The Esplanade & Elkhorn Ave,
Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

Surfers Paradise Beach

The iconic Surfers Paradise beachfront is just moments from our front door.

Australia’s famous Surfers Paradise beachfront is right on our doorstep here at Chateau Beachside resort. This magnificent stretch of golden sands and picture-perfect surf is ideal for swimming, surfing, strolling or sun-baking and is patrolled by lifeguards year round – always remember to swim between the flags.

You won’t get much closer to this beautiful iconic beachfront than at Chateau Beachside Resort! Don’t forget to grab a holiday snap in front of the Surfers Paradise sign, located just a short stroll south at the beach end of Cavill Avenue. 

Cavill Avenue

At the heart of Surfers Paradise, the popular Cavill Mall is an exciting hub of shopping, dining and nightlife.

Stretching from the iconic Surfers Paradise beachfront sign through to Ferny Avenue, Cavill Avenue and Cavill Mall features an enticing array of dining, shopping and entertainment options with something for everyone.

Choose from a large selection of alfresco dining or fast food outlets, visit Paradise Centre with over 75 specialty stores plus unbeatable family fun such as Timezone, mini-golf, bowling, laser tag, bumper cars and a huge selection of arcade games.

Surfers Beachfront Markets

The foreshore comes alive with exciting market stalls every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 4-9pm.

No visit to Surfers Paradise would be complete without a stroll through the Surfers Paradise beachfront markets, which you’ll find stretched along The Esplanade right outside our doorstep 3 nights per week.

Featuring artisan and iconic Australian goods, fresh produce, handmade treasures and more, these markets have been an iconic shopping and cultural experience since 1995.

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