Local Attractions

Magic Mountain Resort Apartments are perfectly located within easy reach of all the great things to do in the Gold Coast. Whether your ideal holiday involves long, relaxing days on the beach, adrenaline-filled theme park adventures, a serious dose of retail therapy, or amazing food shared with friends and family, you do it all when you choose Magic Mountain for your Gold Coast family accommodation. Just check out our list of nearby attractions.


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Whether you’re into green smoothies or big juicy steaks, seafood or salads, there’s an eatery to tempt your taste buds in Nobby Beach. Try these great restaurants and cafes, all located within 700 metres of Magic Mountain Gold Coast.

The Yard – Café & Wine Bar
Hellenika – Greek Restaurant
Nobby’s Arc – Pizzeria and Bar
Bine – Craft Beer and Dining
BSKT – Health Food Café & Bar
The Shack Cafe – Superfoods & Takeaway Lunches
Sparrow Eating House – Shared Plates & Cocktails
Barchino’s – Café & Restaurant
Romanas – Italian Restaurant
The Cambus Wallace – Restaurant & Bar
Nobby’s Beach Surf Club – Restaurant, Bar & Gaming



The Gold Coast boasts some of the best shopping in Australia. From outlet stores to mega-malls to bijou boutiques, you’ll find everything you want within a thirty-minute drive of Magic Mountain.

Pacific Fair

Just down the road in Broadbeach, newly-upgraded Pacific Fair has something for every shopper with close to 400 specialty stores including Myer, David Jones, H&M, supermarkets, restaurants and a fresh food market. It includes the Event Cinema complex, which features seven traditional cinemas, three Gold Class theatres and a state-of-the-art Vmax Cinema with a 20-metre digital screen.

Robina Town Centre

Nearby Robina Town Centre boasts over 350 shops and restaurants, including big department stores like Target, K-Mart, Myer and David Jones, as well as famous brands like Zara and the Gold Coast’s only official Apple store. Pro tip: grab a copy of the Robina Town Centre map, so you don’t miss any of your favourite stores.

Harbour Town

Everyone loves a bargain, and you’ll find bargains galore at Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre. There are over 220 big-brand stores selling everything from clothing to footwear to fine china at outlet prices. It’s just a 35-minute drive, or catch the free shuttle outside the BroadbeachConvention Centre. Don’t forget to drop into the tourist lounge and ask for a special tourism discount card for extra-special pricing.

Carrara Markets

Visit Australia’s largest market. Carrara Markets is open every weekend with an eclectic mix of stalls featuring food, clothing, jewellery, crafts and more. There’s always plenty of fun and entertainment, with activities for the kids and live music.

Theme Parks & Family Attractions


Our Gold Coast family accommodation is perfectly located within an easy drive of the Gold Coast’s many exciting theme parks and attractions. Feed the Rainbow Lorikeets at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, ride some of Australia’s biggest water slides at Wet & Wild, or marvel at the amazing marine life at Sea World. There are loads of fun things to do for the whole family.

Movie World Theme Park – 26km
Wet & Wild Water Theme Park – 26km
Sea World Marine Park – 13.2km
Dreamworld Theme Park – 31km
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary – 11km
Gold Coast Convention Centre – 4.2km
Jupiters Casino – 4.5km
Broadwater Parklands Beachfront Playground – 12km
Metricon Stadium –12km
Pizzy Park Sports Complex – 2km
King Tutt’s Putt Putt Mini Golf – 8km
Dracula’s Cabaret Show & Dinner – 4km
Outback Spectacular Show & Dinner – 26km

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