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4216 Gold Coast Gold Coast, Gold Coast, South Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4216 Australia See on map
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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One of our bestsellers on the Gold Coast! Located on idyllic South Stradbroke Island and on the water's edge surrounded by beaches and natural forest, Couran Cove Island Resort offers a truly unique experience More for the entire family. All accommodation offers a balcony with views, a fully equipped kitchen and a flat-screen TV. En suite bathrooms include a hairdryer, iron and ironing board and free toiletries. Guests can enjoy a vast array of recreational facilities including a large lap pool, children's pool and playground, fitness centre, beach volleyball, basketball, tennis and mini-golf as well as a fun family activities program and new inflatable water toys including kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, trampolines and water slides in the lagoon. The extended boardwalk is where you can explore the tropical gardens and treehouse between the surf beach and the marina, and you can also pick up your supply of groceries at the general store. The on-site café, tavern and restaurants continue to receive very high praise from guests. The Portside Cafe and Marlin Bar overlooking the marina are popular spaces for relaxation and refreshment - great spaces to start and finish a fulfilling day of fun. The Poolside Café is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Ferries operate regularly to Couran Cove Island Resort - it's an experience not to be missed just minutes from the Gold Coast. Less
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$116 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Ramada Couran Cove Island Resort
Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > South Stradbroke Island
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4216 Gold Coast Gold Coast, Gold Coast, South Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4216 Australia
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Gold Coast Airport39 km
Brisbane Intl Airport56 km
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed at this resort on the recent Queensland long weekend. Impressive. The resort was busy but not crowded, efficiently run but friendly and personable. Large well appointed units over the water that were clean and well appointed. The dining room was excellent. Although we did...More

Thank PeterA2795
Response from Rebecca R, Sales & Marketing Manager at Couran Cove Island ResortResponded 3 days ago

Hi Peter, We appreciate your kind review and are thrilled you would recommend the resort and do plan to return. We can't wait to welcome you back !

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would recommend the resort. The facilities are good but food and drink costly. The staff are very friendly and helpful. My only reservation was checkin which is 1430 but we did not get our room until 1440 along with everyone else. The resort is...More

Thank Aited99
Response from Rebecca R, Sales & Marketing Manager at Couran Cove Island ResortResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your review and I do apologise for the delay at check in. We will investigate this and ensure on your return visit the check in process is smoother. We appreciate that you would recommend the resort.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated on south Stradbroke island is a beautiful resort named couran Cove. Resort feeling with beautiful looking accomodation . Travel by a private boat or ferry and not far from the mainland. No vehicles allowed. Great huge range of pushbikes for hire for all ages...More

Thank Graham E
Response from Rebecca R, Sales & Marketing Manager at Couran Cove Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hi Graham, We are glad you visited Couran Cove too, and do hope you will come back again and stay for a week or two next time. Thanks for taking the time to review Couran Cove, its much appreciated. Look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at Couran Cove just after it opened as an eco-resort in 1998. So I was interested in seeing how it had developed over the intervening years. This time I visited with young children in tow. We booked a two-bedroom, beach-front villa, which was...More

Thank Jason F
Response from Rebecca R, Sales & Marketing Manager at Couran Cove Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jason, Thanks for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. You have highlighted a couple of maintenance items we do plan to fix in the near future. We also have very exciting future plans for the resort. Kind regards Rebecca

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are GC locals and were here about 15 years ago. We are pleasantly surprised how great this place is and regret not coming over more often. Here now with 2 13 year old boys whilst the weather is not great there is so much...More

Thank Steve C
Response from Rebecca R, Sales & Marketing Manager at Couran Cove Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hi Steve, Welcome back ! We are thrilled you came back to visit Couran Cove and hope to see you much sooner this time. Perhaps a week after XMAS is worth considering. All of January will be school holidays and we have great apartments available...More

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Kristy C
12 August 2018|
Response from mattco2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the kayaks and canoes are included in the lagoon but the bikes are at extra cost. Have a great time
27 May 2018|
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Response from Rebecca R | Property representative |
Hi, Apologies for the late response. Dogs are welcome on boats. They are able to come ashore to toilet (designated beach area for this). Otherwise due to the Natural Reserve, South Stradbroke Island is not dog friendly.
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"The over-water rooms looking over the marina are brilliant. The beds are a little hard"
2 weeks ago
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"There are rooms on the marina which if you like to through a line in, are able to do so & catch legal..."
3 weeks ago
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"water front views"
5 Aug 2018
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"They have fantastic interconnected rooms for families. getting there is a breeze on the resort boat...."
27 Jul 2018
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