With 300 days of sunshine each year, warm blue water, and an average temperature of 25 degrees, the beaches of the Gold Coast are still its most famous attraction. Discover our favourite beaches, swimming spots and support our local surf clubs with endless patrolled beach from Rainbow Bay to The Spit. Dont’ forget to SLIP SLOP SLAP, make sure to grab your Sun Bum SPF lotion from Rhapsody Resort reception before heading out and always swim at patrolled beaches between the red & yellow flags. Learn more about beach safety with our friends at Surf Life Saving Queensland.
Before you head out for a day filled with sun, sand and surf, please take the time to ensure you are up to date on beach safety. What you should know:
The lifeguards are our local heroes working hard to keep you safe year round, always adhere to their instruction always.
While visiting "Surfers Paradise", you can not pass up the opportunity to Go Ride a Wave. Conditions are ideal for group or private surf lessons from beginner to intermediate with warm water, patrolled beaches and at one of Australia's most iconic surf destinations.
We stock the world's best suncare range. Shop the variety of suncare, hair care, lip care and baby bum products available for purchase from reception.
We may be bias, but we are proud to claim the BEST beaches and swimming spots in the world. Rhapsody Resort is located just 100m from the infamous Surfers Paradise beach with its endless stretch of sand. However, we have a few secret swimming spots up our sleeve which we believe are well worth sharing.