The resort experiences allow our guests to create memorable moments of happiness during their stay with such experiences as culinary cooking classes, JW Garden herb planting and guided tours, snorkeling in the saltwater lagoons and daily fish feeding. Our culinary experiences are created using sustainable and locally sourced ingredients, while highlighting regional products of seafood and meats with an ocean / paddock to plate concept. The cuisine choices for our guests are wide and varied across five restaurants and bars, making the perfect location for celebrating special occasions and creating joyful memories. Enjoy fresh Seafood in Citrique, the art of Japanese in Misono and crafted cocktails in Chapter & Verse.

Spa by JW

Welcome to Spa by JW, an experience that favours simplicity over complexity and clarity over mystery. Knowing your time is valuable, we offer express spa treatments as a simple indulgence. Our inviting spa lounge is the perfect place to gather with a group or simply unwind and take a moment. Spa by JW delivers experiential retail and treatments that are tailored to your exact needs and focused on delivering four distinctive benefits — Calm, Indulge, Invigorate and Renew. Whether you’re fatigued from a long journey or simply desire a well-deserved retreat, we provide a personalised spa experience that is as effortless as it is rewarding. Begin your journey with your desired results in mind.

Spa by JW

Family by JW

Family by JW introduces an interactive program for both children and adults to promote engagement and enrichment among our guests. Culinary, activeness and creativity are pillars of the JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa family interactions. Join the Mini Misono sushi making class, family yoga or participate in herb planting in the JW Garden, all our activities bring families together to create life’s most meaningful moments.

Mini Misono Class

JW Pool Experience

Our resort pools are designed with multi-generational travelers in mind. Pools of various depths and activations including the white sandy beaches unique to the saltwater lagoon, streaming with over 200 tropical fish and the freshwater pool with children’s slide, accompanied by an aquatic centre for the use of snorkels, flippers, and Sea-Doo Scooters, or relax and unwind in one of the many Jacuzzis and private cabanas.

Saltwater Lagoon
On-Site Outlets
Autumn Healing at Spa by JW
Immerse yourself in rejuvenating treatments, carefully curated to embrace the essence of Autumn.Indulge in tranquility and let the changing of seasons inspire a renewed sense of well-being.
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Spa by JW

Spa by JW

Designed with the JW guest in mind, the Spa by JW at JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa carefully curated treatments cater to your overall well-being - a sanctuary dedicated to fostering mental and physical balance.

Fitness Centre

Fitness Center

JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa Fitness Centre, located on level 3. Open 24 hours a day.

Kids snorkeling with reef fish


Saltwater Lagoon

Mon-Sun: 6:00 AM-10:00 PM


Towels provided


Children's Pool

Fresh Water Pool

Mon-Sun: 6:00 AM-10:00 PM


Towels provided



Mon-Sun: 6:00 AM-10:00 PM


Towels provided


Sports Court

Keep active throughout your stay with the resort's outdoor multipurpose sports court and tennis court.

Basketball Court

Marina Experiences

Our private marina is located behind our pool area on the Nerang River. Offering on water activities such as kayaking, jet boating adventures, parasailing and jet skiing, it is the perfect way to experience all that the Gold Coast has to offer.


What's On at JW Marriott

Discover JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa's unique experiences through a tailored events calendar, where our guests come together and create their most meaningful moments.

Cooking Classes
JW Garden Tours

Green Thumbs in the JW Garden

Led by Executive Chef, Paul Smart, enjoy a JW Garden tour for both children and adults with food and beverage experiences that installs a deep appreciation for how food grows and explore local elements of nature with a hands-on approach. Book your JW tour with our team today.

Lavender Tea - Welcome drink

Mindful & Present Welcome

Guests receive the JW signature welcome ritual with lavender iced tea beverage on arrival. Discover a locally inspired and unique welcome experience for guests checking into the hotel.

Cooking Classes

Culinary Classes

JW Market is home to the resort's culinary activities. Children learn from our culinary team how to make pizza, while adult classes prepare a chef-selected dish from the Citrique a la carte menu. Come together with daily family activities. Book your Family by JW activity with our team today.

View Mountain View Guest Room

Explore the Gold Coast Hinterland

Experience the tranquil surroundings of the Gold Coast Hinterland on a scenic tour of the Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk, Gallery Walk, Glow Worm Cave, and Scenic Rim. Hosted family tours including transfers. Bookings are essential via concierge.

Couple enjoying high tea

High Tea

Experience a journey of culinary delight through a variety of flavours with the resort's high tea. Expanding on the award-winning resort tradition of high tea with high cheese, high seas teas, high seeds, high bees, and teeny tiny teas. Reservations via Chapter & Verse.

Couple enjoying poolside cabana

Cabana Relaxation

Relax poolside in the resort's private cabanas, enjoy a half-day or full-day retreat with food and beverage packages optional. Contact us to book your cabana relaxation.

Currumbin Wildlife Hospital

As corporate sponsors of Currumbin Wildlife Hospital, the hospital team are delighted to offer JW Marriott Gold Coast guests a unique 10% discount on the CURRUMBIN WILDLIFE HOSPITAL VIP tour. Located on the grounds of Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, the Sanctuary was gifted to the National Trust of Australia (Queensland) in 1976. Currumbin Wildlife Hospital first opened its doors in 1989, when founder Alex Griffiths hired the first vet. Now one of the busiest wildlife hospitals in the world, Currumbin Wildlife Hospital’s mission is to treat, rehabilitate and release sick, injured, and orphaned native wildlife. This service is provided free of charge to the community. Currumbin Wildlife Hospital relies on community donations to continue its vital work. It’s now one of the busiest wildlife hospitals in the world, treating more than 14,000 animals every year. Please ask our reservations team for further information when making your accommodation reservation.

Grown to be one of the busiest wildlife hospitals

HOTA, Home of the Arts

In tropical parklands with the Surfers Paradise skyline as the backdrop, HOTA, Home of the Arts is a contemporary cultural precinct in the heart of the Gold Coast. HOTA is the Gold Coast’s home of live performances, art, lakeside strolls, stargazing, cinema-watching, new ideas, and culinary delights. JW Marriott guests can experience the beauty and brilliance of the Italian masters in Italian Renaissance Alive, an immersive journey celebrating Europe's cultural rebirth with an exclusive discount. Witness iconic works like the Sistine Chapel, Mona Lisa, and Birth of Venus in a stunning digital multisensory gallery.

In tropical parklands with the Surfers Paradise sk

Witches Falls Winery

Witches Falls Winery, nestled in Tamborine Mountain, South-East Queensland, is a must-visit for wine lovers. This family-owned winery offers exceptional quality wines in a welcoming, relaxed atmosphere. Surrounded by lush gardens and rainforests, Witches Falls offers a unique and authentic wine-tasting experience with friendly, knowledgeable, and passionate staff. Visitors to the winery can spend an afternoon tasting the diverse range of wines, soaking up the sunshine and grazing on locally sourced gourmet produce. The intimate cellar door is the perfect place to relax and unwind while sipping on an outstanding collection of wines. The Witches Falls Cellar Door is open daily from 10am and bookings are essential.

Witches Falls Winery is a must visit for wine love

Beachcomber Charters

Beachcomber Charters offers exclusive guest transfers from the private marina located at JW Marriott. Let our crew take you on our 30 foot vessel ‘Beachcomber’ to explore the waterways of the Gold Coast. Our vessel offers full shade, a marine toilet on board, options for beach landings via our front ladder, a large ice filled esky stocked with drinking water and soft drinks and comfortable seating. ‘Beachcomber’ is perfect for groups of up to 12 guests to enjoy sight-seeing, lunch on board, island picnic lunches, small group whale-watching (seasonal) or even catching some fish in the sheltered waters of the Gold Coast Broadwater. Our crew are happy to point out the local wildlife of dolphins, dugongs and many bird species. Let ‘Beachcomber Charters’ collect you from the JW Marriott’s Private Marina for your choice of tour.

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