Apartments
Kitchen
City view
Garden
Swimming pool
BBQ facilities
Washing machine
Free WiFi
Terrace
Balcony

Stay in the heart of Gold Coast Excellent location – show map

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Set right on the beach, Dorchester On The Beach features self-catering apartments with a private balcony offering lovely ocean views. Guests enjoy a private beach area, free WiFi and an outdoor heated swimming pool.

Dorchester On The Beach Apartments are 5 minutes' walk from the Northcliffe Tram Station. The property is 5 minutes’ drive from Jupiters Casino and the popular Pacific Fair Shopping Centre. Gold Coast Airport is a 30-minute drive away.

Each of the air-conditioned apartments include a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities and a dining area. All offer a living area with a sofa, free cable TV and a DVD player. Free secure covered onsite parking is provided for one car. All apartments have lift access.

The tour desk can book tickets to Gold Coast theme parks, including Dreamworld, MovieWorld and Wet 'n' Wild.

This is our guests' favorite part of Gold Coast, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Dorchester On The Beach has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 12, 2011

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Gold Coast, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!

Free Parking Available On Site

Reliable Info
Guests say the description and photos for this property are very accurate.

Availability

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Accommodation Type
Sleeps
 
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 3:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 3:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 3:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 3:
1 king bed
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Closest beaches
  • Surfers Paradise Beach

    Surfers Paradise Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    100 feet from property
  • Broadbeach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1,150 feet from property
  • Kurrawa Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Budds Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Narrowneck

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Mermaid Beach

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    1.7 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?
    All year round
    Answered on 9 January 2022
  • Is your private beach next to the property or do I need to use a means of transportation to go there?
    The beach is 10 meters in front of the property
    Answered on 9 January 2022

Hosted by Karen and Michael Cross

9.2
Host Review Score

Karen and Michael Cross
A perfect location for a 4 ½ star family holiday, absolute beach front Surfers Paradise with no roads to cross, self-catered 3 bdrm, 2 bathroom beachfront, 4.5 Star or 4 Star apartments, 2 per flr, large living, dining kitchen areas facing Surfers Paradise Beach. Hyundai IMAX do NOT fit in car park. 1.9 mtr max
Michael and Karen Cross your on-site managers are passionate about tourism. We really enjoy serving our guests and look forward to welcoming you and your family on your next holiday or special escape. We are looking forward to welcoming you, your family and friends to Dorchester on the Beach with the priority of taking care of your safety during the epidemic and beyond. With this in mind, we have launched enhanced cleaning procedures and guidelines with our cleaning team for the apartments and the operation of the building from check-in to check-out. Dorchester on the Beach is a Safe APP user and we encourage all guests and owners to download the app. Go to our website to view our enhanced plans and click on the link to our website to view specifics.
Walk out onto the beach from your private secure pool entrance. 5 mins walk to Northcliffe Surf Club with great meals. 10 mins walk to Cavill Ave. Black Angus Bar & Grill and an Irish Pub & convenience store are 2 block away. Taxi pick up/drop off.
Languages spoken: English,Spanish
Area info *
Amenities of Dorchester On The Beach
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Internet
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Walk-in closet
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional bathroom
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Video
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun deck
  • Private beach area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
Spa
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Activities
  • Bingo
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Aerobics
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Archery
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Live music/Performance
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cooking class
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinners
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Movie nights
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Temporary art galleries
    Off-site
  • Beach
  • Water park
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Snorkeling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Bowling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Windsurfing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
    Additional chargeOff-site
Outdoor & View
  • Inner courtyard view
  • River view
  • City view
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Pool view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view
  • View
Building Characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Strollers
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
Miscellaneous
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Dorchester On The Beach takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.

Check-out

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 500 is required on arrival. That's about 354.62USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Extra bed upon request
AUD 30 per child, per night
Crib upon request
AUD 30 per child, per night
2+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 30 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Dorchester On The Beach accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 9:00 PM and 7:00 AM.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that reception hours are as follows:

Monday to Friday: 9:00 until 17:00
Saturday: 9:00 until 12:00
Sunday: Closed

If you expect to arrive outside of reception hours, you must contact the property in advance to arrange key collection, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation. Fees will apply if no notice is given regarding late arrival.

You must show a valid credit card and photo ID upon check in. This credit card must be in the same name as the guest's name on the booking confirmation, and this guest must be staying at the property.

Please note that there is a limit of one free underground secure car parking space per apartment. Please note that the parking area has a height limit of 6.2 feet. Hyundai IMAX vehicles do not fit in the parking area. There is free on-street parking is also available.

Please note that this hotel has a strict 'No Party Policy'. Any violation of this policy will result in eviction from the property and additional cleaning fees will be charged.

The property does not have the policies, procedures or resources to accommodate the unique needs of school leavers during the annual Schoolies Period. In particular it does not have adequate resources to engage qualified security personnel to guarantee the safety, comfort and convenience of guests during this period. For this reason the property reserves the right to reject bookings from school and/or university leavers for the entire Schoolies period.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform Dorchester On The Beach of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

A damage deposit of AUD 500 is required on arrival. That's about 354.62USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Dorchester On The Beach

  • Check-in at Dorchester On The Beach is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Dorchester On The Beach (subject to availability) that have:

    • 1 bedroom
    • 3 bedrooms

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Dorchester On The Beach offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bowling
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Water park
    • Beachfront
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Bike tours
    • Bingo
    • Movie nights
    • Horseback riding
    • Live music/Performance
    • Beach
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Private beach area
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Swimming pool
    • Walking tours
    • Archery
    • Themed dinners
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Cooking class
    • Aerobics

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Dorchester On The Beach (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 6 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Yes, Dorchester On The Beach is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Dorchester On The Beach is 1 miles from the center of Gold Coast.

  • The prices at Dorchester On The Beach may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Dorchester On The Beach on this page.

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Dorchester On The Beach on this page.