Accommodation Near The Runaway Bay Sports Centre

August 22nd, 2014

Located a short drive north of Blue Waters Apartments at Biggera Waters is one of the leading sport and recreation centres on the Gold Coast, the Runaway Bay Sports Centre.

accommodation near the Runaway Bay Sports 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, right in the heart of Runaway Bay on the Gold Coast.

Open to the public, the Runaway Bay 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 is available for the swimmers, or those in need of low impact exercise.

The Gold Coast Sporting Centre offers a multitude of classes and times, from which there is sure to be one that suits any fitness enthusiast. Classes on offer include: bodypump, 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 Blue Waters’ guests. Book your holiday accommodation on the Gold Coast now at Blue Waters Apartments and be sure to pack your gym gear.

Harbourtown the Gold Coast Retail Outlet Centre

August 12th, 2014

Blue Waters Apartments in Biggera Waters, Gold Coast is located directly opposite the Broadwater Parklands is a short 5-minute drive from Harbourtown the Gold Coast Retail Outlet Centre, the ultimate retail outlet shopping experience. Home to a diverse retail mix where there’s something for everyone.

In the last 12 months, Harbour Town has introduced many 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 are unique within the centre.

Accommodation near Harbour Town

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 or enjoying a relaxed meal in the outdoor food court area.

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.

Take advantage of the handy amenities at Blue Waters Apartments at Biggera Waters, such as the fully equipped kitchens and laundries. By eating in, packing lighter suitcases, and using the apartment laundry amenities you can extend your stay and make your shopping really count. Book now for your accommodation in Biggera Waters, right next to Harbourtown the Gold Coast Retail Outlet Centre.

Broadwater Accommodation Gold Coast

August 5th, 2014

The Gold Coast is world renowned for its’ beautiful sandy beaches and surf but not as well known for one of the most spectacular protected waterways in the world – The Gold Coast Broadwater. Blue Waters Apartments is located directly opposite the Broadwater making it the perfect base to explore both the Broadwater and the northern Gold Coast beaches.

The Broadwater Parklands situated right on the beautiful Gold Coast Broadwater 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. These Gold Coast Parklands are 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 also the perfect addition to the Broadwater 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 Gold Coast Broadwater then Blue Waters Apartments is certainly worth considering. There is a choice of two and three 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 on (07) 5591 1695. That way we can tell you what’s available and ensure you get what you want. Otherwise you can always book your Broadwater Accommodation Gold Coast here.

Accomodation near Griffith University Gold Coast

July 28th, 2014

Planning on attending Griffith University’s Open Day on Sunday 10 August 2014 or currently studying at this Gold Coast educational facility? Why not use it as an excuse to spend the weekend on the Gold Coast. Blue Waters Apartments, Accomodation near Griffith University are fully self-contained units, which overlook the Broadwater parklands. Not to mention, it’s only a short drive to the Gold Coast Griffith University’s Campus.

Blue Waters Apartments in Labrador is per fectly 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 or theme parks 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 open day 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 Griffith University on the Gold Coast.

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 lazing by the pool or relaxing in the spa before having a barbeque in the entertainment area

Book at Blue Waters Apartments  for your Accomodation near Griffith University, and make the most of Griffith University’s Open Day.

Holiday Accommodation Labrador Gold Coast

July 21st, 2014

Choosing Labrador as your next Gold Coast holiday destination makes a good deal of sense. Labrador is close to all the major theme parks, is well serviced with public transport and is located on the tranquil shores of the Gold Coasts famous Broadwater. For your Holiday Accommodation Labrador Gold CoastBlue Waters apartments provides a choice of two or three bedroom apartments, all of which are fully self contained. All apartments come with a free covered car space.

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 Blue Waters Apartments located in Labrador on the northern end of the Gold Coast. Book now for your Holiday Accommodation Labrador Gold Coast.

Melbourne Cup Events on the Gold Coast

July 7th, 2014

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 Blue Waters Apartments , you open yourself to an array of different Melbourne Cup Events on the Gold Coast.

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 nearby 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.

Blue Waters Apartments is ideally located in Biggera Waters on the Broadwater and is conveniently close to many of the favourite Melbourne Cup venues on the Gold Coast. There is a choice of two and three bedroom apartments with either Broadwater views or views of the Gold Coast hinterland towards Mt Tamborine. Book directly and secure your Gold Coast accommodation for the excitement and fun of Melbourne Cup Events on the Gold Coast.

Accommodation Near Gold Coast University Hospital

June 30th, 2014

The new Gold Coast University Hospital which opened in 2013 has an overnight tertiary bed capacity of 750. Over time, it will increase the areas capability to cope with the medical needs of a fast growing Gold Coast population. The hospital has 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.

Gold Coast accommodation near the University Hospital

Gold Coast University Hospital

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. For Accommodation Near Gold Coast University Hospital, Blue Waters Apartments is a boutique resort comprising of  two and three 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. Blue Waters 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 resort ( 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 Blue Waters Apartments is the perfect choice for accommodation convenient to the new Gold Coast University Hospital. Call us for accommodation availability on (07) 5591 1695 or book directly here for the best prices.

Gold Coast Airport Marathon accommodation

June 22nd, 2014

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. Blue Waters Apartments is located in Labrador, 2 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 Blue Waters 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. Plan ahead and book well in advance for your Gold Coast Airport Marathon accommodation.

Gold Coast Wedding Accommodation in Labrador

June 22nd, 2014

Surrounded by stunning scenery it’s little wonder the Gold Coast is a popular wedding destination.

Blue Waters Apartments, situated across from the Gold Coast Broadwater Parklands is the ideal accommodation choice for wedding parties and guests. With an abundance of wedding venues close by, Blue Waters fully self-contained apartments are perfect for your Gold Coast Wedding Accommodation in Labrador.

Wedding Venues near the Gold Coast Broadwater

Southport Yacht Club, a short 5 minutes drive from the Blue Waters 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 AFLClub. 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 Blue Waters Apartments. This venue is truly a unique island experience and is suited to being either intimate or extravagant depending on your style.

This is just a tiny sampling of wedding venues on the Gold Coast.

For your Gold Coast Wedding Accommodation in Labrador call us to discuss your wedding party accommodation requirements on (07) 5591 1695. We’re here to make your big day even better.

Accommodation Near Labrador Hockey Club on the Gold Coast

June 1st, 2014

If you are a member of a hockey team competing at the Labrador Hockey Club on Musgrave Avenue and you need Accommodation Near Labrador Hockey Club on the Gold Coast then give us a call on (07) 5591 1695. We will certainly look after you at Blue Waters Apartments and with our 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. Blue Waters Apartments is located straight across from the spectacular Gold Coast Broadwater and most of our apartments have great water views. Rather than book online, give us a call and we can give you the best available apartments at our best rates.

There are two and three bedroom fully self contained apartments available with the two bedroom apartments having a second bathroom. Our apartments are less than 2 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.

For preferential booking and pricing for Accommodation Near Labrador Hockey Club on the Gold Coast give us a call on (07) 5591 1695.