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Nature walks and lookouts near Mercure Gold Coast Resort

Nature Lovers

Nature walks and lookouts near Mercure Gold Coast Resort


Explore the Gold Coast nature playground is a highlight amongst tourists and locals, there is so much natural beauty to discover just a short drive from the Mercure Gold Coast Resort, your perfect base for adventure.

Gold Coast Hinterland | 30-minute drive

Discover the beautiful Gold coast hinterland and visit natural wonders including Springbrook Valley, Beechmont, Binna Burra, Numinbah Valley and Mount Tamborine.

Formed from the remnants of the previously active Mount Warning volcano, Mount Tamborine is the third oldest National Park in the world. Enjoy numerous walking trails and lookouts each one no longer than around 3km, perfect for all age groups and fitness levels. While you're up there make sure you go sky high along the Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk and go within the Glow Worm Caves, or perhaps relax and indulge in local grown produce such as avocados, kiwifruits and macadamia nuts as well as award-winning cheeses and fabulous fudge. To accompany such produce take a moment to unwind and appreciate some of Queensland’s finest wines at Cedar Creek Estate Vineyard and Winery.

Experience the lush rainforests, ancient trees and spectacular views of the Gold Coast hinterland.

Currumbin Rock Pools | 40 minute drive south

Discover the Currumbin Rock Pools. With all your amenities for the perfect family outting - shelters, tables, barbecues and toilets. Swim in the cool flowing waters of the Currumbin Valley waters.

Burleigh Heads National Park | 20 minute drive south

Southern Gold Coaster's may be biased when they say, Burleigh Headland has the best views of the Gold Coast. Walk the ocean view road from Burleigh Heads to Tallebudgera Creek and take in the sweeping views from north to south. Pack your swimmers for a dip in the creek and cool off. Be sure to keep a keen eye out to see what wildlife you can spot!

Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens | 14 minute drive

Nestled in the heart of the city, the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens is spread over 31 hectares of picturesque parkland and serene lakes. with leisurely strolls on the boardwalks and birdwatching opportunities around the tranquil lake. There's playgrounds for the kids, while everyone can savor delicious organic coffees, ice cream, and snacks at the Friends Centre. 

Soak up the fresh air and reconnect with nature at Mercure Gold Coast Resort. Browse our accommodation options, with a range of room types to suit every traveller. Enjoy complimentary car parking and a late check out (subject to availability) at Mercure Gold Coast Resort. Retreat back to your tranquil oasis and enjoy a meal at The Green Dining

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