Welcome to Q1 Resort & Spa® – Australia’s tallest residential building

Drawing inspiration from the Sydney 2000 Olympic torch and the spirit and lifestyle of Australia, Q1 Resort & Spa® has become an icon for the Gold Coast and a nationally and internationally recognised landmark rising 322.5m above the ocean.

Located just a short stroll from the energy and excitement of Surfers Paradise and meters away from the beach, Q1 Resort & Spa® provides access to internationally acclaimed golf courses, local attractions, theme parks, tropical rainforests and uniquely Australian spa retreats.

Nestled amongst these spectacular facilities is the tranquil Q1 Spa. Voted in the Top 10 Best Spa’s for the Australasia South Pacific region by the coveted Conde Nast Traveller in 2007, the spa fuses ancient therapies from the Dreamtime with urban chic.

For the must do holiday experience, Australia’s only beachside observation deck located on Level 77 offers breathtaking 360 degree views of the entire Gold Coast, from the surf to the hinterland and beyond. 230 metres above sea level, SkyPoint Observation Deck is serviced by an express lift which rises 77 levels in less than 43 seconds.

Awesome Date Nights at our Hot Hotel

Impress your date with a stay at the Gold Coast's finest holiday apartments. Q1 Resort and Spa provides the ultimate spa holiday package with indulgent spa services and the perfect location, serving up gorgeous ocean views and easy access to all the Gold Coast has to offer. Find peace, serenity, and romance at one of Australia's most highly acclaimed spas. This is where you can treat your loved one to a superior and unique spa experience. The spa boasts a perfect blend of well-executed ancient techniques and the best in modern spa technology. Q1 has everything from tantalising Vichy showers to invigorating sea salt scrubs.

Located at the heart of Surfer's Paradise, you can create a dream date experience by pairing an amazing spa visit and luxurious, modern accommodation, with an evening out at one of it's iconic area's delectable eateries like Osaka Kaiten for high-end Japanese cuisine or the Seventy7 Cafe for memorable sky high dining. Then finish with a romantic walk along the beach. It really doesn't get any better than this.

We were recently featured in an article by Expedia on quirky date ideas and hot hotel to stay in. Get some inspiration for your next date in the article: 'Awesome Date Ideas and Hot Hotels'

Australia's Best Beach Accommodation

Surfers Paradise enjoys a reputation as the vibrant social hub of the Gold Coast. It's not just about the beach; it's also about what's happening beachside, with shopping, dining and of course, the famous nightlife. It's a personal favourite amoung backpackers, business people and also a great place for families and children.  At Q1, we have become widely recognised as a safe and enjoyable place to bring the kids, winning awards for our family-friendly facilities in 2014 and 2015 from Holidays With Kids, Out & About with Kids and Trip Advisor.

Most recently we were featured in an article by Expedia on the best accommodation for a beach holiday. 'Australia's Best Beach Accommodation' is full of inspiration for your next holiday. We know how important security is when you have children, and that is one of the main reasons why our resort is designed to be a family-friendly as possible. Everything you'll need for a great holiday is within on safe, secure building set in grounds designed to look and feel like a tropical paradise. The beach, only 50 metres away, is fully patrolled too.

There's so much to do for families on the Gold Coast, including various themeparks close by and Expedia points out you can 'take your holiday to new heights at Australia's tallest residential tower' - That's us! 'At 322 meters high, this skyscraper offers executive apartments with up to four bedrooms. 'There's room enough for everyone. We know the thought of a family holiday can sometimes be daunting, but here at Q1, we hope to take some of the stress out of it all, making your stay on the Gold Coast a truly enjoyable experience for the whole family. 

Q1 Resort & Spa® offers its guests and visitors the ultimate holiday experience – a ‘Q1 Experience’.

Q1 Resort & Spa Gold Coast


Welcome to Surfers Paradise Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy. I have been providing hairdressing and beauty therapy services to loyal clients and visitors to the Gold Coast for over 24 years. Having the privilege to acquire so much experience has allowed me to perfect my skill set. My attention to detail is second to none. I spend hours and hours each week training the team to ensure that your experience here is one which you’ll enjoy. Our goal is to ensure that you leave happier than when you came in. Come and visit our salon, we are conveniently located on the ground floor in the Q1 precinct. Kind regards, Sophia. Salon Manager.



  • Qdesk


    Pre-book tours, attractions and activities and pricing on airport and theme park transfers directly with the Q1 Resort & Spa QDESK.

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  • Q1 Day Spa

    Relaxing cruise

    Book the ultimate in spa treatments with the international award-wining Q1 Spa, located at the base of the Q1 building.

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  • SkyPoint Bistro & Bar

    High Speed Cruise

    SkyPoint is Australia's only beachside observation deck, located on level 77 of the Q1. Come see the newly renovated restaurant.

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  • Wedding & Special Events

    Paradise Jetboat

    Contact our experienced and friendly team to receive more information and a tailored proposal for your next event .

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  • SkyPoint Climb


    Australia's only beachside observation deck and highest external building climb.

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  • Conference & Events

    Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon

    If you're looking for a unique experience to host your next conference or Social event look no further than Q1 Resort & Spa.

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