The new Gold Coast University Hospital is set to be handed over early in 2013 with patient intakes expected to begin around September/October. With an overnight tertiary bed capacity of 750 it will greatly expand the ability to cope with the medical needs of a fast growing Gold Coast population. The hospital will have specialist units in cancer, cardiac care, trauma, neurosciences and neo natal intensive care. The close link and proximity to Griffith University coupled with state of the art research facilities will make the Gold Coast University Hospital one of the premier teaching hospitals in Australia.
There is no doubt that the demand for short term accommodation for hospital related stays/visitations will greatly increase with the expanded capacity of the hospital. Aqualine Apartments is a small boutique complex comprising of 1 and 2 bedroom fully self contained apartments. The close proximity of the complex to the major bus route to the new hospital will make the commute to and from the hospital a breeze. Aqualine Apartments is also conveniently located close to a major shopping center (Australia Fair), a wide variety of restaurants, the beautiful Broadwater and fabulous Broadwater Parklands (just across the road).
Apartments at the front of the complex ( east facing ) have spectacular water views with some traffic noise while the apartments at the back ( west facing ) have a mix of hinterland views and water views from balconies. These apartments will be quieter and the better choice for light sleepers. Whether visiting friends/family or indeed recuperating yourself Aqualine Apartments is the perfect choice for accommodation convenient to the new Gold Coast University Hospital
Aqualine Apartments is a holiday/corporate complex located just north of the Southport CBD. The complex comprises of 1 and 2 bedroom self contained apartments with all the comforts of home. Both short and long term letting is available catering for both holiday and corporate guests. The close proximity to public transport, Gold Coast University Hospital, shopping centres, restaurants, Gold Coast theme parks and other major Gold Coast attractions makes the location of Aqualine the perfect base.
The apartments are serviced once a week and have a starter kit of toiletries, tea and coffee as well as dish washing liquid and laundry powder. With shops nearby getting supplies is no problem and there are plenty of eating options within walking distance.
Aqualine Apartments in Southport is one of the closest accommodation locations to Parkwood International Golf Course. It offers fully self contained, well appointed 1 and 2 bedroom apartments in a central location just across from the beautiful Broadwater. Most apartments have lovely water views and the rates are very reasonable for the high standard of accommodation. We are happy to discuss discounted accommodation packages for groups attending functions at Parkwood International. Contact us on 5591 5504 and we’ll certainly look after you.
If you are a member of a hockey team competing at the Labrador Hockey Club on Musgrave Avenue and you need accommodation then give us a call on (07) 55915504. We will certainly look after you at Aqualine Apartments and with the convenient location handy to the fields, you won’t have to battle traffic to get to your game. If you are coming to the Gold Coast then you want to be staying near the water even if you don’t have time to go for a swim. Aqualine Apartments is located straight across from the spectacular Broadwater and most of our apartments have great water views. Rather than book online, give us a call or send an email – email@example.com and we can give you the choice of the best available apartments.
There are 1 and 2 bedroom fully self contained apartments available with the 2 bedroom apartments having a second bathroom. The complex is less than 3 kms from the Labrador Hockey Club fields and is located within easy walking distance of a multitude of restaurants, cafes, fast food outlets and a major shopping centre (Australia Fair). The Broadwater Parklands is just across the road which is a brilliant place to relax for those not playing hockey. Stroll by the water, relax on the quiet beaches, let the kids have a ball on the numerous playgrounds and the excellent free water park called the Rockpools.
The Gold Coast Airport Marathon has truly become an international event. It brings many overseas competitors to the Gold Coast with the magnificent scenic course showcasing the iconic coastline. The event is held over the first weekend of July with Saturday catering for the shorter 5km & 10 km races and Sunday the 21km and 42km races. With more than 20,000 people competing over the weekend the Gold Coast Airport Marathon is the biggest annual sporting event held on the Gold Coast.
Many competitors choose to make a full weekend of the event and stay for a couple of nights on the Gold Coast. Staying somewhere within walking distance of the start line is certainly the preference as the staging of such a big sporting event brings many road closures and diversions. Aqualine Apartments is located in Southport,1 km from the start/finish line making it one of only a handful of accommodation places within easy walking distance. If you’re planning on running the marathon and want to stay in a comfortable fully self contained apartment close to the start then Aqualine should be on your list.
As you can imagine the demand for accommodation is huge so you really do need to plan ahead and book well in advance. We are usually fully booked within a month or two of the race finishing. If you have ever contemplated having a go at the half or full marathon then the Gold Coast Airport Marathon is the perfect event for your first go – it is flat, the race is held during winter and the course is spectacular. Hope to see you down here for the next race
The Gold Coast is world reknowned for its’ beautiful sandy beaches and surf but not as well known for one of the most spectacular protected waterways in the world – The Broadwater. Aqualine Apartments is located directly opposite the Broadwater making it the perfect base to explore both the Broadwater and the northern Gold Coast beaches.
Broadwater Parklands is a world class community and cultural parkland, and is home to a number of major events held on the Gold Coast including the Gold Coast Marathon, Carols by Candlelight and the World Champion Triathlon. The parklands is always a hub of activity, with events held most weekends.
The Rockpools water playground is the first of its’ kind on the Gold Coast. The water playground combined with the swings, giant lizards, bike track, flying fox and the jumping pillows makes for endless hours of fun for the kids.
Café Rockpool is the perfect addition to the parklands! Choose to eat in and overlook the Broadwater and Main Lawn or take away and enjoy a picnic in the surrounds of the park.
If you’re looking for well appointed self contained holiday apartments close to the Broadwater then Aqualine Apartments is certainly worth considering. There is a choice of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with either Broadwater Views or views of the Gold Coast hinterland towards Mt Tamborine. If you want an apartment with some of the most spectacular Broadwater views on the coast then you’re best to ring and book directly. That way we can tell you what’s available and ensure you get what you want.
Choosing Southport as your next Gold Coast holiday destination makes a good deal of sense. Southport is close to all the major theme parks, is well serviced with public transport and is located on the tranquil shores of Gold Coasts famous Broadwater. Aqualine serviced apartments is a small boutique resort located directly opposite the Broadwater. There is a choice of one or two bedroom apartments all of which are fully self contained. All apartments come with a free covered car space. For the 3 years from 2010 to 2013 Aqualine Apartments has ranked on Trip Advisor in the top 10 holiday apartment providers on the Gold Coast.
The apartments are comfortable, well appointed and with customer focused managers the choice is simple. For you next holiday on the Gold Coast you should consider Aqualine Apartments located in Southport on the northern end of the Gold Coast
Planning on attending Griffith University’s Open Day on the 11th of August? Why not use it as an excuse to spend the weekend on the Gold Coast. Aqualine Apartments are fully self-contained units, which overlook the Broadwater parklands. Not to mention, it’s only a short drive to the University’s Campus.
Aqualine Apartments in Southport is perfectly located for you to take advantage of how central the holiday apartment is and familiarise yourself with the Gold Coast and all it has to offer. Wander around the weekend markets, eat lunch on the beach at the surf club, or maybe just visit one of the many shopping centres located nearby.
With public transport close by and many of the shops within walking distance, you can still access everything you need without a car. This also means you can take the bus and get dropped off right outside the campus, saving yourself the hassle of finding a park.
Use the weekend as an opportunity to become a little more acquainted with what life as a uni student is like on the Gold Coast. If you’re unsure on where things are like the nearest grocery store, the library, where the closest bank is or even where to find the best fish and chips just head downstairs to the office and ask us. It’s a great chance to get to know where everything is before moving to start your degree at University
Or if you are worn out from a busy morning touring the university campus you can always stay at the apartment and enjoy the facilities. Spend the afternoon sun baking by the pool or relaxing in the spa before having a barbeque in the entertainment area
Aqualine Apartments is the perfect Southport Accommodation to stay the weekend and make the most of Griffith University’s Open Day.
Christmas is almost upon us once again and what better place to spend the special day than on the Gold Coast enjoying some sun, surf and sand!!!
The Gold Coast has plenty of options over the holiday period and Christmas day, which are sure to please the whole family.
The kids can enjoy all that the theme parks have to offer with a 3-Park Super Pass, and why not take in dinner at Draculas while you’re here? Maybe you’d prefer to sip cocktails at Skypoint Gold Coast’s highest altitude lounge bar and enjoy the 360 degree views overlooking the Gold Coast.
But perhaps the best option is to enjoy a relaxing family day at Aqualine Holiday Apartments overlooking the Broadwater. Aqualine offers spacious luxury apartments at an affordable price. These beautifully appointed modern apartments come fully equipped with Blano appliances and have stunning views of the Broadwater. Take advantage of the facilities on offer and spend Christmas day in the fully equipped barbeque area beside the pool and spa.
Or take the kids across the road to the Parklands where they can enjoy the open area and park to play backyard cricket or whichever sport may be of interest. Situated right across from Aqualine Apartments it’s no fuss at all to pack a picnic and/or BBQ and spend the day by the broad water.
Maybe you would rather be on the water? Boat hire is located near Aqualine Apartments, and you can spend the day boating around the spit, anchoring at windbreak, throwing in a line and having a swim.
So why not come and enjoy the Aussie summer with its’ warm weather and friendly atmosphere on the Gold Coast. BOOK DIRECT AND SAVE NOW!!!
With the Grand opening of the new 1.75 billion Gold Coast University Hospital only weeks away, Aqualine Apartments is ideally located to all visitors looking for nearby accommodation.
Officially opening at 8am on September 28, the new hospital will aim to move approximately 320 patients into the newly developed building. The new floor space will have three times that of its’ predecessor at the Southport site and will be equipped with new equipment and services. The hospital, located across from the Gold Coast Griffith University, will mean university students will have the opportunity to learn their degree in prime conditions and the university will be one of the best medical universities in the country.
Aqualine Apartments is in an idyllic location which allows guests to enjoy serenity, and views of the Broadwater whilst still being minutes away from the hospital. The fully equipped apartments will mean for a comfortable stay. Shortly located are bus stops which will take you straight to the hospital or only a short 5 minute drive.
Book now for short or long term stays.
Surrounded by stunning scenery it’s no wonder the Gold Coast is a popular choice for wedding venues.
Aqualine Holiday Apartments, situated in Southport across from the Broadwater parklands is the ideal accommodation choice for wedding parties and guests. With an abundance of wedding venues close by, Aqualine’s fully self-contained apartments are perfect accommodation for a Gold Coast Wedding.
Southport Yacht club, a short 5 minutes drive from the Aqualine Apartments is a one of many venues nearby. With award winning marina, photograph opportunities on the beach or super yacht marina and newly refurbished club house and functions rooms, Southport Yacht club is a popular choice for many couples.
Another admired venue is the Southport Sharks AFL club. With a selection between their garden gazebo, oval view room and piano lounge, Southport Sharks has something to offer for all wedding occasions.
Parkwood International is another superb wedding venue. An enchanting pavilion overlooking the golf course and lake is one option available. Outdoor terrace areas provide an elevated covered balcony available to guests to socialise pre and post wedding is also on offer, as well as their elegant cocktail reception area. For a formal reception, Parkwood International provides professional wedding coordinators that can help with every detail.
McLarens Landing Island Paradise hold an exclusive-use, Balinese style wedding venue on South Stradbroke Island, surrounded by State forest whilst overlooking the Gold Coast Broadwater. McLarens Landing is accessible within 35 minutes by a luxury fast catamaran or, at a more leisurely pace on a square rigged TallShip which departs across from Aqualine Apartments. This venue is truly a unique island experience and is suited to being either intimate or extravagant depending on your style.
The mentioned venues are just an example amongst a plethora of venues which are situated close by to Aqualine Apartments.
The Gold Coast 600 is marking its’ place on the Gold Coast calendar extending its’ usual 3 day event to a month long festival spreading along the Coast. With the off-track entertainment program looking to be the biggest in the events history and the announcement of the additional activities, this year’s Armour All looks to be a not to miss event.
If you love the V8 Super Cars on the Gold Coast but don’t want the Surfers experience then why not head to Aqualine Apartments at Southport. The resort is located directly opposite from the sparkling Broadwater and is close enough to the track without being right in the thick of the hustle and bustle. Enjoy the V8 Supercar Drivers battle through one of Australia’s most unforgiving street circuits to claim the inaugural Enduro Cup throughout the day. Head back to relax and recharge at Aqualine before heading to the Surfer’s Paradise beach and getting back into the action at the after race concert.
Some of the events planned for the month include a series of pop-up concerts, a V8 Superkart Derby, an opera event, Gold Coast rockers GC600 Hop and Tapas on Tedder.
US rap-rock outfit, Gym Class Heroes, featuring Travie McCoy, supported by Australia’s Spiderbait, Havana Brown and Bombs Away, will headline Friday night’s concert. Saturday night will be an all-Australian affair with Aria Award winning electro-pop duo The Presets, supported by Rock greats Grinspoon, Gold Coast international success story The Stafford Brothers and DJ Brooke Evers.
With headline acts like this, apartments for the race are starting to fill up but there is still both one and two bedroom apartments available.
The race itself will kick off on the 25th of October so ring now to book your seat for the 2013 action.
Choosing holiday accommodation on the Gold Coast can leave you feeling confused and overwhelmed. There is so much choice that it is hard to know where to begin. What we do now is log on to Trip Advisor, choose an accommodation type ( hotel,specialty lodging) then choose an area and go from there. Even though we manage a holiday apartment complex on the Gold Coast we still often choose to holiday locally. Why not when the Gold Coast has so much to offer.
If you are wanting to any of the following then Southport and Aqualine Apartments is the perfect base.
- Visit the theme parks
- Visit great surfing beaches including Main Beach and Surfers Paradise
- Dine out with lots of options within walking distance
- Stroll on deserted sandy beaches overlooking the sparkling waters of the famous Broadwater
- Go whale watching, jet boating, para sailing or jet skiing
- Head off to the beautiful rainforests of Mt Tamborine or O’Reilly’s
- Do some retail therapy at one of the local centresx
- The Broadwater Parklands are great for getting outdoors and have plenty of activities for all aged children
If your purpose for visiting the Gold Coast is not for holidays then Southport is still worth considering for the following reasons
- The Gold Coast hospital and newly opened Gold Coast University Hospital are close by as well as the bulk of the Gold Coast Specialists
- The main hub of business is located around Southport, Bundall and Surfers Paradise
- The Griffith University Gold Coast Campus is close by
So for your next visit to the Gold Coast whether for business or pleasure why not consider Southport and the excellent self serviced apartments of Aqualine Apartments
The Queensland Government has just released a statement announcing a multi- million dollar advertising blitz to highlight the Gold Coast as the Theme Park capital of Australia. The campaign is aiming to showcase the range of theme parks which are among the best in the world and they’re all within a short commute of each other, here on the Gold Coast. The $15 million campaign is jointly funded by the Queensland Government and theme park operators and is set to generate significant tourism benefits for Queensland.
Theme Parks are a must do for any family holiday vacation. Aqualine Apartments is situated close to all four, making it an ideal location for a holiday. With Sea World literally just across the Broadwater from Aqualine, it’s only a short 5 minute drive. All of the theme parks are serviced by regular public transport and the bus stop is right outside of the apartments.
While the campaign focuses on the theme parks, families coming to the Gold Coast will also be able to enjoy world class beaches and the many other local attractions.
Another magic day on the Broadwater. Why not book a couple of days to kick back and recharge
Aqualine Luxury Apartments at Southport located directly opposite the Broadwater Parklands is located a short 5-minute drive from Harbour town – the Gold Coasts’ ultimate retail outlet shopping experience. Home to a diverse retail mix there’s something for everyone and you’re sure to walk out with an armful of purchases.
In the last 12 months, Harbour Town has introduced a plethora of well-known brands, making it the ideal location to shop for big brands, at low prices. Some of the better-known brands include: Nike, Asics, Mimco, Peter Alexander, Hugo Boss, Sunburn and a number of home-ware stores.
The most recently opened Target Outlet introduces a new diverse range of products that is unprecedented within the centre.
The outdoor centre also has one of the best fruit and veg shops on the Gold Coast, a Woolworths, butcher shop and a discounted chemist making it the one stop shop for everything you need. Harbour Town advertises their centre as being an adventure and truly is a completely different shopping experience.
What better way to end a tiring day of shopping, than by watching the latest blockbuster at Harbour Town cinemas.
If shopping isn’t for you, why not let the girls have an afternoon of retail therapy, while you head out for a surf or round of golf at one of the numerous courses close by.
Situated right across from Aqualine Apartments is the Southport Broadwater and the Broadwater Parklands. The parklands offer a variety of amusements for the kids and is frequently visited for picnics on the grassed areas. This spring is set to attract more visitors with the Brodwater Parklands becoming home to bring on spring.
The Bring on Spring festival is jam packed full of family activities including the dance and circus party, family fun day with super heroes, produce by the pier, the spring concert, outdoor movies, Grease on the Lawn and many more activities.
The Rockpools water playground takes the kids on an adventure from the rainforest to the ocean. Combined with the swings, giant lizards, bike track, flying fox and the jumping pillows makes for endless hours of fun for the kids.
Café Rockpool is the perfect addition to the parklands! Choose to eat in and overlook the Broadwater and Main Lawn or take away and enjoy a picnic in the surrounds of the park.
If you’re looking for well appointed self contained holiday apartments close to the Broadwater then Aqualine Apartmentsis certainly worth considering. There is a choice of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with either Broadwater Views or views of the Gold Coast hinterland towards Mt Tamborine. If you want an apartment with some of the most spectacular Broadwater views on the coast then you’re best to ring and book directly. That way we can tell you what’s available and ensure you get what you the best room for you.
Wheels are in motion for the Southport to cement its’ name as the CBD of the Gold Coast with the area rezoned as a Priority Development Area. The precinct looks set for a high rise boom, with plans for at least another two towers to go up-including one on top of Australia Fair.
The owner of Australia Fair is considering the redevelopment of its’ water-facing shopping mall which includes adding a tower to the existing site and a refurbishment of the mall.
West of Australia Fair will be redeveloped and become the cornerstone for the city’s Chinatown plans, running through the heart of Southport. It is understood there has been huge interest in the redevelopment plans and there is talk a 1000 sqm Asian grocery store could be part of the redevelopment.
Meanwhile, work will start on the $8 million Gold Coast Institute of TAFE redevelopment in the Southport Mall and it is understood it is planning to put a Times Square-style screen at the front of the building.
The Bulletin revealed the old Gold Coast Hospital site would be demolished and the land subdivided, with the State Government hoping the precinct would become a business park, like Sydney’s Macquarie Business Park.
The light rail, the Commonwealth Games athletes’ village, the hospital and the expansion of Griffith University and GCIT were the hallmarks of creating a strong business district.
Aqualine Apartments are situated in the midst of the plans with only a short walk or drive to Australia Fair and the centre of Southport. While the high rises are set to boom, Aqualine will still maintain their stunning views of the Broadwater but also reap the benefits Southport will have to offer.
Located a short drive North of Aqualine Apartments is one of the leading sport and recreation centres, the Runaway Bay Sport Centre.
Featuring the most modern training facilities for both elite and beginner athletes, it is also a dedicated training camp. The Centre incorporates community facilities, which include a Sports Medicine centre, health spa, gymnasium, Olympic aquatic centre, stadium, coffee shop, child minding and a children’s party area for ‘active’ celebrations. Add to this professional coaching, support staff, business and conference facilities and you have a unique centre like no other.
Open to the public, the super sports centre is the ideal fitness centre for those looking for a fully equipped gymnasium with full range of Nautilus Nitro resistance training machines, a great selection of modern cardio equipment and an extensive selection of free weights and plate loaded exercise stations.
Personal Training which is tailored to your individual needs and includes a variety of exercise choices such as Boxing, Pilates, Yoga, Deep Water Exercise as well as the more traditional exercise options is available at the centre.
An Olympic pool, for the swimmers or those in need of low impact exercise.
The variety of group exercise classes ranges so diversely each person is sure to find the ones that target their focus area, fitness level and personal favourites. Some on offer include: body pump, boxing circuit, anti gravity yoga, deep water exercise, insanity and pro one tennis sessions.
Short term memberships of one week are also available, ideal for Aqualine guests.
The season of fascinators and men in suits is back and the race that stops the nation, Melbourne Cup, is only a couple of weeks away. By staying at Aqualine Apartments, you open yourself to an array of different venues all celebrating the race in spectacular style.
The gold Coast Turf club is a popular venue with races starting from 9am. They also host a fashion on the field for those ladies wishing to show off their race day outfits.
Many near by venues such as the Southport Yacht Club, Sheraton, Southport Sharks football club and the RSL all offer packages which include a food and beverage deal.
If you’re looking for something a little different this year, why not try the Rivers Cup Day cruise? Don your best racing attire and celebrate onboard the ‘Voyager. The Melbourne Cup Day cruise includes a fabulous selection of Canapes and sparkling on arrival. A gourmet lunch, with music, sweepstakes and a four hour cruise on Gold Coast’s stunning waterways is also provided in the package.
Aqualine Apartments is ideally located across from the Southport Broadwater and is conveniently close to many of the favourite Melbourne Cup venues on the Gold Coast. There is a choice of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with either Broadwater Views or views of the Gold Coast hinterland towards Mt Tamborine. Book directly and secure your room.