Welcome to JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa
Your family vacation awaits in Surfers Paradise
Unwind at a five-star resort in the town of Surfers Paradise. JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa boasts luxurious rooms, award-winning service and a covetable hotel location on Ferny Avenue. Attend events at Gold Coast Convention Centre, treat the family to Sea World Gold Coast and stroll the beautiful beaches of Surfers Paradise. Our redesigned hotel rooms and suites offer an ideal setting to relax, complete with high-speed Wi-Fi, plush bedding and pristine marble bathrooms. Wake up feeling refreshed and ready for adventure in Surfers Paradise. We offer family-friendly resort facilities, from peaceful saltwater lagoons and an outdoor freshwater pool with a slide to a fitness centre and Sport Court®. One-of-a-kind experiences at our hotel include culinary cooking classes, JW Garden herb planting and guided tours, daily fish feeding, snorkeling in the saltwater lagoons and much more. Leave your family vacation to Surfers Paradise richer than when you arrived at JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa.
Rooms & Suites
Designed for the needs of our multi-generational travellers, guests enjoy a range of options with 200 Ocean and Mountain View 42sq spacious guestrooms plus an additional 23 suites with floor to ceiling windows, bathing each room in ample natural light. Our luxury guestrooms feature a plush king or double bed configuration, a spacious work area, flat-screen TV, state of the art electronics, Nespresso coffee machine and separate bathroom with high-end amenities. While our suites include plush king bedding, oversized bath tub and separate living area.Learn More
Saltwater Lagoon with Waterfall and Tropical Fish
Awarded Australia’s Best Hotel Pool 2021, our resort pools are designed with multi-generational travelers in mind. Pools of varying depths and activations including the white sandy beaches, swim up grotto and waterfalls unique to the saltwater lagoon, streaming with tropical fish and the fresh water pool with children’s slide. The water sports kiosk provides for hire snorkels, flippers and motorized aquatic Scooters. Or relax and unwind in one of the Jacuzzis or poolside cabanas.
The JW Garden is our on-property farm-to-table program creating a sustainable way for our chefs to elevate the resort menus with seasonal herbs, edible flowers, fruits, and vegetables. It honours a sense of environmental responsibility and encourages a better relationship to food. Experience the herb and vegetable harvesting at the JW Garden daily, or enjoy handcrafted beverages that deliver unique health benefits made using ingredients grown in the JW Garden. Delight your taste buds with a selection of dishes made using ingredients grown in the JW Garden, available in all our restaurants.
Experience all the JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort has to offer through breathtaking 360° panoramic views of our visionary retreat of natural beauty and unforgettable recreation. Explore our renowned lobby and grand staircase entry, saltwater lagoon, tropical oasis and waterfalls, luxury guestrooms and suites, world-renowned restaurants, and so much more.
Memorable experiences at JW
Our resort experiences focus on signature JW activities utilising exclusive resort touch points connecting the JW guest to memorable and emotional experiences. JW provides a range of experiences that foster reconnection and balance in a distinctly Australian way. A curated selection of both on property and local Gold Coast experiences that let our guests create their version of happiness.
Family by JW
Discover a world of inspiration with Family by JW. Whether your child is a budding foodie, an abstract finger painter or just loves to play, this unique program offers creativity and enriching experiences designed for kids. From cooking classes, harvesting in the JW Garden or beach walks with this family, explore fun filled adventures curated to connect and inspire the whole family throughout your stay.
Award Winning Design
Award winning Australian design studio, DBI, the original architects and interior designers behind the existing property, were engaged to reimagine the iconic resort and to elevate the property to JW Marriott’s high standards of modern luxury, drawing inspiration from the Gold Coast Hinterland. Originally built in 1993, Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa has become an iconic Gold Coast Resort hosting multiple renowned events and countless domestic and international guests.
A Culinary Dining Experience
JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa’s culinary offerings of local produce celebrate the welcoming of warm and naturally inspired service to our guests. Seasonal product offerings, created using sustainable and ethically sourced ingredients, highlight regional products of seafood and meats with an ocean/paddock to plate concept. Bringing experiences to life, the cuisine choices for our guests are wide and varied across five restaurants and bars, making JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa the perfect location for celebrating special occasions and creating joyful memories.Learn More
Awarded an Australian Good Food Guide Chef Hat for 2023, our award-winning seafood restaurant infuses coastal flavors with exciting teppan in Surfers Paradise. Join us for our famed breakfast buffet, or grab a drink and try our delicious bar snacks.
Inspired by the youthful spirit of the streets of Harajuku, Misono is one of the largest teppanyaki-style Japanese restaurants in Surfers Paradise, and offers a refined whiskey bar with an outdoor terrace, an intimate Izakaya and live sushi table.
Chapter & Verse
Experience luxury high tea in Surfers Paradise at Chapter & Verse. Our unique restaurant and bar offers handcrafted cocktails, all-day international fare, a chic ambiance and live music on the weekends.
Before heading out to explore Surfers Paradise, make sure to stop by our JW Market, offering grab-n-go snacks, quick bites and sundries.
Relax Poolside with Service from the Pavilion
The Pool Pavilion is your poolside dining option serving local produce and dynamic Asian recipes in Surfers Paradise. Find our lively pool bar next to an eye-catching, retro food van serving tasty street food.
Savor by JW In-Room Dining
Savor by JW is our all-day, in-room dining service. While staying in Surfers Paradise, delight in breakfast in bed or family-friendly fare from the kids' menu. Based on Citrique and Chapter & Verse menus, each dish features local, fresh produce.
Pool Pavilion Bar
Signature Events and Weddings
JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa, the Gold Coast luxury resort, offers a redefined coastal venue for memorable occasions. The conference level located on level two of the property is a hub for large conferences, private celebrations, corporate gatherings, weddings and everything in between. With 2,000 square metres of event space, featuring 10 scalable spaces catering for all event requirements, we are proud masters of our craft. With skill and imagination, we create memorable experiences unique to each guest. We are a resort that understands business, catering to your every business need aLearn More
Our monthly Resort newsletter hosts exclusive offers, early bird event release tickets and more. Discover further information regarding upcoming festive events, seasonal activations, restaurant and bar exclusive promotions and more. Stay connected by subscribing to our exclusive email offers.
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.
JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa
158 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia, 4217
Bus StationSurfers Paradise Transit Centre
Subway StationG:Link Light Rail System
Volunteering with St. John's Gold Coast Crisis Centre
Providing support to the less fortunate citizens of our community
24 Hour Room Service
Dry Cleaning Service
Wake up Calls
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 11:00 am
Smoke Free Property
Pets Not Allowed
No pets allowed-guide dogs only
Public car park .5 KM
No parking for camper vans, marine craft, trailers and other large-size vehicles.
Accepts: Cash, Credit Cards
Concierge desk service
Property has elevators
Languages spoken by staff:
English, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese, Korean
For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +61 7-5592 9800
Accessible on-site parking
Property has elevators
Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs
Van Accessible on-site parking
Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool
Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible
Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible
Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible
Main Entrance is Accessible
Meeting Spaces are Accessible
On-Site Restaurants are Accessible
Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor
Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand
Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers
Bathtub Grab Rails
Close Caption TV
Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors
Electronic Room Key
Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing
Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors
Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors
Lowered Electrical Outlets
Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors
Mobility accessible rooms
Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom
Room Windows Open
Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors
Secondary Locks on Room Windows
Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled
Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors
Carbon Footprint: 103.01 kg per room night
Water Footprint: 1121.83 liters per room night
Guest Room Recycling