For Backpackers, the Gold Coast is heaven on earth. From its gorgeous beaches and lush hinterlands to its unforgettable nightlife, the Gold Coast really has it all.
Other than its exciting attractions, the Gold Coast also offers a wide array of accommodation options suited to backpackers.
Cheap Gold Coast Backpackers & Hostel Accommodation
The central part of the Gold Coast consists of Surfer’s Paradise, Main Beach and Broadbeach. These spots sit between the beach and the city, and really are the true centre of the Gold Coast.
From these locations you are centrally located to most of the attractions as well as cafes, restaurants, shopping centres, casinos, clubs, bars and so much more. The best part of all is the endless line of beaches, where you can relax all day, surf, swim, go boating, or just catch up with friends.
If you have some extra cash during your stay, then you can check out the theme parks, water parks, or take part in some of the great outdoor activities such as skydiving, jet boating, para-sailing, and so much more.
If you are looking to get back to nature, then backpackers will be glad to know that the Gold Coast Hinterland is just 30 minutes away from Surfers Paradise and provides a range of activities for backpackers to enjoy. The best part of all, it costs nothing to take a stroll through the beautiful hinterland.
In terms of accommodation, there are plenty of budget accommodation options for backpackers on the Gold Coast. There are plenty of hostels located in Surfers Paradise and the surrounding areas as well as budget hotels and motels.
If you want to spend your time in the outdoors, then check out the range of caravan parks and camping grounds dotted throughout the Gold Coast Hinterland. There are a few free camping locations and others with very low fees. If you have a campervan, then you can travel up and down the coast and stay at the many caravan parks with very moderate parking fees.
Backpackers to the Gold Coast will have no trouble finding accommodation or cheap things to see and do. The best part is, the most beautiful parts of the Gold Coast are free! So take a swim in the beautiful ocean or take a walk through the hinterland for a true Aussie experience.
Click on the link below to find the best accommodation deals on the Gold Coast.