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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.

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
Spa by JW
Spa by JW opening in July 2023
Spa in Surfers Paradise hotel

Spa by JW

Opening in July 2023. More details coming soon.

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.