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Nice little markets in front of surfers beach

Great for an evening stroll through the markets. Some interesting gifts and souvenirs for sale... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
RickyT33
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Melbourne, Australia
Love these markets

These markets are awesome. They have such a wide range of things from food to gifts to handmade... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Stef0197
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Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
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Each Wednesday, Friday and Sunday evening, treasure hunters, bargain spotters and after-dinner walkers make their way to the Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets to wander along the coastal stretch of more than 120 market stalls, while live...more
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The Esplanade | Between Trickett Street and Elkhorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't know about it. We found it suddenly when we backed to the beach after our lunch.it's similar like a Village Fair. Very good place to buy some souvenir.

Thank Tatiana T
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, Tatiana T. We're happy to hear we were a nice little surprise for you to stumble across. Now you know where we are, we hope to see you back sometime. The Markets Team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not to many stalls a bit disappointing. Great location, needs more entertainment and activities. Great to be there on sunset over the beach awesome back drop. Close to cavill ave and many restaurantsMore

Thank Sharon630503
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sharon630503. We're disappointed to hear you did not love your trip to the Beachfront Markets. While we usually get rave reviews, we are always happy to take on feedback to improve our visitor experience. We hope you can visit again, perhaps on a better...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great for an evening stroll through the markets. Some interesting gifts and souvenirs for sale nicely located in front of the beach.

Thank RickyT33
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, RickyT33! We're glad to hear you found some interesting gifts and enjoyed our beachfront location. All the best, The Markets Team

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

These markets are awesome. They have such a wide range of things from food to gifts to handmade glassware and graffiti hats! Definitely recommend taking a look if you’re in the area.

Thank Stef0197
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Stef0197, thanks for taking the time to review us! We're really happy to hear you enjoyed your experience, and we hope you can make it back soon. The Markets Team

Reviewed 11 August 2018

Friday nights between 4pm and 9pm. Stall on both sides of the beachfront with a walkway between both.......so keep looking left and right or walk up one side then walk down the other side. Lots of creative stalls, plenty of food and free tastings and...More

Thank Gail T
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Gail T, thanks for the review! We're glad you had a good experience, and we hope to see you back sometime soon! The Markets Team

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Visited the beachfront markets on a Wednesday evening with my grandsons aged 8 & 12. They loved it and found heaps of things to spend their money on. The stall holders were very friendly but quite a few only accept cash. There were no food...More

1  Thank Yvette C
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Yvette C, thanks for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. We don't have any ready to eat foods in the market due to the number of great restaurants and eateries just across the road, and there are a number of nearby ATMs...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018

We went to the street market at 4pm to avoid the crowd later especially the lane between the two rows of stalls was quite narrow. Lots of stalls selling arts n crafts. The life finger colour painting on 3 X 4 size glasses was quite...More

Thank TSLeong
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi TSLeong, thanks for the review. We don't have any hot meals available at the markets due to the number of excellent restaurants and eateries just across the road, however we hope you found the tasty treat eat stalls, all providing yummy free taste-testing. Kind...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018

Kids loved it, lots of things they could spend their money on. Great atmosphere, not too crowded (went Friday and Sunday), friendly stall holders. A bit of something to look at and do.

Thank AddysNZ
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, AddysNZ. We're glad the kids enjoyed their visit. We have something for everyone, so we hope you found something for yourself as well. ;) The Markets Team.

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Such a nice thing to do, walk along the beach and shop at the market stalls. Great vibe , great bargains, beautiful Qld weather .

Thank Rie Rie D
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Rie Rie D, thanks for your review! We're happy to hear you enjoyed the all-round experience along the beachfront. come back soon! The Markets Team

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We visited this night market twice during our week long stay in Gold Coast. They open at 4pm on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. We enjoyed the atmosphere of live music and crowds of people looking at various stalls. The beachfront is also nicely lit for...More

1  Thank AraleMelbourne
SurfersParadise_GC, Manager at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, AraleMelbourne. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit so much that you came back again! We do have a number of nearby ATM machines if you are back this way again. thanks, The Markets Team.

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