Excellent 8.3
Based on 8 reviews

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About Dorchester on the Beach Hotel


Ideal for fun and relaxation, Dorchester on the Beach Hotel is located in the Surfers Paradise area of Gold Coast. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. For sightseeing options and local attractions, one need not look far as the hotel enjoys close proximity to SkyPoint Observation Deck, 7D Cinema Gold Coast, Go Ride A Wave - Surfers Paradise.

The facilities and services provided by Dorchester on the Beach Hotel ensure a pleasant stay for guests. A selection of top-class facilities such as free Wi-Fi in all rooms, express check-in/check-out, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park can be enjoyed at the hotel.

The ambiance of Dorchester on the Beach Hotel is reflected in every guestroom. television LCD/plasma screen, additional bathroom, additional toilet, linens, sofa are just some of the facilities that can be found throughout the property. The hotel offers wonderful recreational facilities such as private beach, golf course (within 3 km), outdoor pool, garden, water sports (non-motorized) to make your stay truly unforgettable. Enjoy unparalleled services and a truly prestigious address at the Dorchester on the Beach Hotel.
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  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas


  • car park
  • bicycle rental

Swimming & soaking

  • swimming pool [outdoor]

Water sports

  • private beach
  • water sports (non-motorized)

Land sports

  • golf course (within 3 km)

Food & beverage

  • BBQ facilities


  • pets allowed

Cleaning services

  • laundry service
  • dry cleaning

Guest services

  • express check-in/check-out
  • luggage storage
  • babysitting
  • tours
  • concierge

On-site facilities

  • family room
  • garden
  • elevator
  • smoking area
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Reception is open from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM on weekdays and from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Saturdays. Guests arriving outside these hours are requested to contact the property directly prior to arrival so alternative arrangements can be made.

Guests must provide a valid form of government regulated identification (eg. passport, ID card, driver’s license, etc.) upon check-in.

A security deposit of AUD 300 is required upon check-in for charges or damages during the stay and will be refunded upon departure.

Parking is available at no additional charge. Parking spaces are limited to one per room. Additional spaces will incur additional charges.

American Express credit card transactions will incur a 3.5% surcharge.

The property has a strict no-party policy.

Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-1 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 2-12 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Guests over 12 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room policy for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Check-In From: 2:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 10:00 AM
Number of Rooms : 10
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Important notice

Please note that this property does not accept 'Schoolies' bookings. 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 we reserve the right to reject bookings from school and/or university leavers for the entire “schoolies” period.
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Recent customer comments

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  • Hotel Condition/Cleanliness 8.3
  • Facilities 9.0
  • Location 9.0
  • Room Comfort/Standard 8.7
  • Service 9.3
  • Value for Money 8.3
  • Food/Dining 5.7

Fransisca L.
July 12, 2016
Superb View
The apartment is located right on the beach, the room is super big, clean, and well equipped. Karen is also super helpful.

june T.
December 27, 2015
A home on the beach
It's located right on the beach, with breath-taking views there are only 2 units per floor - cosy & quiet, apartment was clean & well equipped
It was a wonderful experience. Check in n out was simple and fast. Hosts were great - friendly and approachable. Beach is just a few steps away as apartment is located right on it. Surfer's paradise is a bit of a walk though, young kids may not be able to walk for long. Everything you need is found at surfers. Some other proprties next to us do have slightly more competitive rates.

Julie P.
December 22, 2015
Location, friendly managers, clean
We will be back!

Kheng O.
December 19, 2015
Great location, 3 bedroomed apartment
Location, location, location.
The sun, surf & turf were amazing as usual. The hosts, Mike & Karen were gracious & warm. You couldn't ask for more really. The only "blight" was the patchy WiFi service offered which had poor connectivity & frequent connection drops. Otherwise, if you need 3 bedrooms right by the beach, this is an excellent choice. Rooms are serviced once a week, with some general cleaning & towels refreshed. There's an oven, kettle, dishwasher & microwave in the kitchen, ample utensils & crockery. There's a vacuum cleaner, washer, drier & broom in the closet. Generally well maintained, neatly designed with contemporary modern furniture. One attached bathroom for the master bedroom & a common toilet & separate bathroom. Master bedroom and one other that are fitted with Queen sized beds, and a third room with twin beds. Great views, lovely cool sea breeze, easy access to beach. Couldn't ask for more.

Rachael R.
New Zealand
October 24, 2015
Gold Coast
View, size of apartment , location
We were told the rooms were renovated, but we didn't think ours was at all. Not very clean behind curtains and around tiled areas. Great views and location though

Paul L.
October 13, 2015
Confortable room
room is comfortable, close to beach, ,

Stephen R.
March 18, 2015
Relax at Dorchester
Location, view & spacious rooms
Thoroughly enjoyed our short weekend stay. Fully equipped apartment for self catering, so was ideal. A bit limited on parking facilities, but not a major issue for us. Location was just far enough from the busy centres, but still comfortably within walking distance and public transport if needed. Will definitely look at staying there again next year.

May 09, 2016
公寓式飯店門口没有很清楚的標示,所以花了點時間才找到地方....一進門就看到Michael 和 Sharon 夫婦親切的笑容和問候,也仔細的介紹公寓的地理環境和房間的設施,.....能住在這間超棒的海景寬敞客廳和厨房,設備齊全完整的.讓人充份的享受到渡假的放鬆和舒適....我們下次還是會選擇這家公寓式飯店