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Family Holiday Gold Coast best place to stay with 20mth old

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Family Holiday Gold Coast best place to stay with 20mth old

We are hoping to head to the Gold Coast within the next month for a family holiday with a 20 month old, any suggestions for the best places to stay that arent too noisy ie away from the busy nightlife scene :)

Also any suggestions on what theme parks to go to with her? We thought Sea World for the animals??

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1. Re: Family Holiday Gold Coast best place to stay with 20mth old

I've read Broadbeach is more family friendly, and it's only just before Surfers Paradise, so, you won't be too far away from SP, but away from the many nightclubs, etc.

Dreamworld has Wiggles World, and the animals too.

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2. Re: Family Holiday Gold Coast best place to stay with 20mth old

Hi Nicky H

Burleigh Heads is quiet and family orientated with a lovely beach and plenty of parks, a reasonable selection of restaurants and small shops.

If you want somewhere more lively then Broadbeach or Surfers Paradise (avoid the central area) would be a good choice with plenty of shops, restaurants and bars within easy walking distance.

Currumbin Wildlife Park might be a good place to take your daughter as she could interract with the kangaroos and birds as well as seeing the other wildlife.

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3. Re: Family Holiday Gold Coast best place to stay with 20mth old

Broadbeach is a nice mix and much more family friendly than Surfers Paradise. There is a great park for kids at Broadbeach and nice restaurants. I would suggest going to Seaworld also, the Dolphin Show is great and they have a small area with rides for younger children, many of which mum or dad can go on with the little one.

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4. Re: Family Holiday Gold Coast best place to stay with 20mth old

Coolangatta would be my choice,5 min from the airport,though really no aircraft noise,hire a car from the airport,and you could drive up to the theme parks.

Coolangatta is much quieter,safe patrolled world renowned beaches,shops,plenty of eateries,great accomm,all you need really.

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5. Re: Family Holiday Gold Coast best place to stay with 20mth old

Coolangatta, Kirra, Broadbeach and Mermaid Beach are all viable options depending how far North up the coast you want to stay. I'd avoid Tugun, Palm Beach and Surfers Paradise (as mentioned) due to your little one and the areas either not being as holiday-oriented or suited to young children.

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