Top beaches to visit on the Gold Coast

If you are on the Gold Coast for a holiday you’d be mad not to check out the local beaches. With so many to choose from it’s hard to narrow it down to a few.

At Surfers Rent A Car we have complied a list of three of our favourites.

Surfers Paradise

Top beaches to visit on the Gold Coast

Most people have heard of Surfers Paradise, it’s an iconic beach that is definitely worth a visit. With more than three kilometres of golden sandy beaches, it is the picture-perfect location to spend the day.

Whether you want to test the waves on a surf board, stroll the beautiful beach, take a swim or play with your children, Surfers Paradise beach won’t disappoint. Plus, Surfers Paradise has a whole host of cafes and restaurants ready to feed and water you when you tire of the beach. Hastings Street has fine dining, fast food, water or you can grab a chilled glass of chardonnay to enjoy as you watch the waves roll in.

Burleigh Beach

Top beaches to visit on the Gold Coast

At Burleigh Beach, you can have the best of both worlds. Surfers enjoy the headlands and bathers enjoy the protected coast line. With a kid’s park overlooking the beach, no one can ever get bored of this idyllic location.

Why not take a short walk to Burleigh Heads National Park where you can enjoy exploring the nature and capturing some breath-taking views along the way?

Once you’re done exploring, why not pop into one of the many eateries and treat yourself to a delicious meal and a glass of your favourite.

Currumbin Creek

Top beaches to visit on the Gold Coast

Currumbin Creek not only boasted pristine waterways, you can also enjoy the neighbouring rainforest mountains. This little slice of heaven is protected from the waves and provides both young, old and everyone in between a beautiful place to spend the day.

Why not take advantage of stand-up paddle board hire or kayaking and explore more of what this beautiful creek has to offer.

When you’ve exhausted the beach for the day, there are a large range of eateries that will suit all tastes and budgets. 

When you hire a car with Surfers Rent A Car, why not ask us for suggestions on where to explore, as locals we can give you the low-down on the best places to go.