The Island Gold Coast
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3128, Surfers Paradise Boulevard, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, 4217, Australia
The Island Gold Coast Weddings
Suppose you’re looking for incredible Surfers Paradise wedding venues. In that case, The Island has everything you’ve ever dreamed of, including luxurious onsite accommodation, stylish, beach-inspired decor, glass facades, and close proximity to the ocean.
Whether you’re planning a large, grand wedding, or a special, intimate gathering, The Island’s versatile spaces and passionate team can accommodate. You and your guests will feel swept up into a world of sunkissed relaxation, striking hardwood timber floors, and crystal chandeliers.
Stylish onsite accommodation is also available if a boutique hotel wedding venue in the Gold Coast is what you’re looking for.
The Scene at The Island Gold Coast
The Island is nestled in the heart of the Gold Coast’s famous Surfers Paradise, making it one of the most popular luxury Gold Coast wedding venues. If you’re looking for a wedding venue with the ocean at its doorstep, you can’t get much better than this unique location. The sea will greet you and your guests like an old friend, located just a short two-minute drive or 12-minute walk from The Island.
This gorgeous oceanside wedding venue boasts spectacular sea and hinterland views, stunning chic decor, airy, open wedding settings, sky-high ceilings, and glass facades. You’ll also love The Island’s luxurious onsite accommodation, delicious all-inclusive bespoke menus, and awe-inspiring ceremony and reception spaces.
Each room of The Island has been meticulously crafted to incorporate the natural beauty of the Gold Coast, creating a magical, light-filled atmosphere. The flexibility of the space is also worth a marvel, with The Island’s dedicated team at the ready with bespoke styling options and a passion for creating your ideal wedding day – tailored to your individual style, budget, and requirements.
The Island Gold Coast Wedding Ceremonies
For a romantic and spectacular backdrop for your wedding ceremony, The Island won’t disappoint. The Pool Deck is a popular option for a relaxed, alfresco-style setting. Sprinkled with gorgeous tropical plants and boho-chic furnishings, this space is ideal for a coastal-inspired, outdoor wedding ceremony.
If the mountains set your soul alight more than the sea, The Island’s Mountain View Room is the perfect choice for your intimate, private ceremony. Overlooking the Gold Coast hinterland, this boutique area offers floor-to-ceiling bifold doors, contemporary architecture, and breathtaking scenic views.
While The Glasshouse Deck and Ocean View Terrace are popular for wedding receptions due to their spacious, party-ready facilities, they also make for a unique ceremony setting.
The Island Gold Coast Wedding Receptions
The Island boasts several flexible areas for an amazing, vibrant wedding reception decked out with charming florals and unique centrepieces. If you’re planning a large reception, The Glasshouse is a perfect choice.
This versatile marquee-style space boasts a slick, stylish bar and glass panel walls. The Glasshouse is also well-equipped with a dancefloor, state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems, and an adjoining terrace complete with a wraparound veranda.
Couples also love The Island’s Penthouse – boasting three exclusive top-floor wedding locations – for more intimate gatherings, including the Ocean View Room, Terrace Deck, and Mountain View Room. These adjoining areas offer expansive scenic views, a killer dancefloor, modern architecture, and crystal art deco inspired chandeliers.
Wedding Photography Near The Island Gold Coast
Some of the most popular wedding photography locations near The Island Gold Coast are:
- Surfers Paradise Beach
- Burleigh Hill
- Macintosh Island
- Albert Park
Wedding Venue Details
Spaces At This Venue
The Island Gold Coast’s secret, late night location
This mid-century, California-cool venue comes with bar, dance floor, comfy couches and a late-night stylish cocktail lounge feel.
Boutique cocktail bar containing high bench bars and seating
Open until late
Cosy lounge areas close to the stage, bar and dance-floor
Exclusive leather booth areas
Main entry from Beach Road
Stylish, cosy and premium mid-century
modern furniture and decor suited to Gold Coast climate
All covered areas
The Glasshouse is a versatile marquee-style space of 600 square metres. It boasts an elegant, stylish bar, sky-high ceilings, glass panel walls, and an adjoining alfresco decking complete with a gorgeous wraparound decking.
The Penthouse comprises three exclusive top-level spaces, including The Ocean View Room, Terrace Deck and The Mountain View Room - each equipped with stunning sea views, contemporary architecture, and chic decor.
The Island Gold Coast Catering
The Island offers mouthwatering all-inclusive bespoke menu packages, including culturally specific cuisines. Their professional, creative team strive to serve up the freshest and most innovative foods to ensure you and your guests enjoy a remarkable culinary experience – a delicious cherry on top of an already magical occasion.
Depending on the style and theme of your wedding, you can opt for a cocktail-style dinner, family-style dining, or plated multi-course meals. For some extra pizzaz, you may even choose live feasting stations and carts, such as cheese and chocolate carts, dumpling stations, or charcuterie grazing stations.
Highlights of Catering at The Island Gold Coast:
- Delectable, fresh in-house catering
- Bespoke all-inclusive menu packages
- Several dining options, including sit-down and cocktail-style meals
- Culturally inclusive cuisines
- Dairy-free, gluten-free, vegan, and vegetarian options
- Surfers Paradise Beach
- Tambourine Mountains
- Macintosh Island
- Infinity Attraction
It was all easygoing with them, and they pretty much arranged everything for us! Everything was catered for there. It was just a great place to celebrate and so easy and fun!
James A. ·
Great vibe, great food, excellent venue space and versatility. Helpful wedding planner... Everyone was wowed by the venue...
Caroline S. ·
Really good service. They lit a fire to keep our crowd warm and even brought some blankets for the ladies—great service, great layout of the rooftop bar.
Dan M. ·
Frequently Asked Questions
The Island can accommodate up to 350 guests for banquet style weddings and 700 guests for cocktail receptions.
The Island offers complimentary menu tastings for couples and welcomes up to two guests at an additional $80 per person. They host four menu tastings per year to highlight both their summer and winter menus.
Weddings at The Island must wrap up by 3am.
Weddings at The Island are brimming with laidback coastal vibes and elegant decor. Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise, you and your guests are promised awe-inspiring sea and mountain views, glass facades, and delicious food and beverage options.
The Island boasts 98 luxurious, freshly renovated boutique rooms, including Deluxe, King, Classic, Superior, and Twin suites – each offering spectacular views over Surfers Paradise or the Gold Coast hinterland.
The Island has 40 parking spaces reserved for hotel guests.
The Island’s in-house catering offers delicious dishes served in various innovative ways, from family-style dining to live feasting stations and food carts.
Ciara brings a refreshingly calm mindset to planning events of all sizes and styles. She's well-versed in the best local spots and will help guide you through your options in an efficient and friendly manner.