SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

December 03, 2012 16:12 ET

Dreaming of a Gold Coast Australian Wedding?

Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa Offers Elegant Spaces for a Perfect Destination Wedding

SURFERS PARADISE, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - Dec 3, 2012) - Located just moments from some of the world's most pristine beaches and nestled amongst lush landscaping and a private tropical lagoon is the award winning, five-star Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa.

A destination in itself, the resort sits right in the heart of Queensland's Gold Coast -- one of Australia's most popular holiday hotspots. Known for its sprawling beaches, unique surf culture, lush hinterland, theme parks and nightlife, the Gold Coast is the perfect place to say your vows.

Recently completing a $20 million makeover, this Gold Coast wedding venue has elegantly furnished rooms, state-of-the-art facilities, fine food and exemplary service, cementing this internationally-acclaimed property as one of the finest wedding destinations in Australia.

The Marriott's motto is that 'dream weddings don't just happen, they're planned', which is why each wedding planner at the resort is a qualified Marriott Certified Wedding Planner, and with special group room rates starting from $195.00* per night, there has never been a better time to get married at this stunning destination.

At this Surfers Paradise accommodation, the Marriott team are highly trained in every aspect of your special day, ensuring an effortless fairy-tale wedding from menus, table settings, florists, photographers, entertainment and celebrants. 

From the moment you arrive at the cascading waterfall out front and step inside the doors of the world-class lobby you realise that options for your wedding are almost endless. From the sandy white beaches surrounding the tropical fish-filled lagoon, Poolside Marquee, Grand Ballroom and Garden Terrace to name but a few beautiful spaces, the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa is the perfect place to say your I Do's and indulge in a romantic honeymoon.

The award-winning Lattouf Hair & Day Spa ensures the wedding party look preened and perfect with no need to leave the resort for any pre-wedding preparations. Brides are able to relax knowing their special day is in good hands with a specialist and experienced team including a Creative Design Team and Australia's largest events and staging company, Staging Connections onsite.

But it's not just the bridal party who will love the experience, guests of the wedding will have a memorable Gold Coast beach holiday, with exceptional food, excellent service and a beautiful backdrop, all set in one of Australia's most sought-after destinations. 

Marriott's Creative Design Manager, Sharron Richards says whether you dream of holding an extravagant affair in the Grand Ballroom or an intimate gathering around the iconic lagoon pool; the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa is the ideal setting to create the perfect day, while the Gold Coast is the ultimate location for a destination wedding.

"We work with the bride and groom to ensure we create a day that is uniquely theirs; a day that is special, romantic and memorable for all the right reasons," Sharron says.

"The Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa is not just a resort on the Gold Coast, but a destination in its own right - a tropical paradise in one of the world's most sought-after locations.

"Guests are transported to what feels like an exotic island, with 2.5 acres of lush tropical gardens, grottos, pools, lagoons, waterfalls and spas with a man-made reef, sandy beaches and oversized day beds."

There are many Surfers Paradise accommodation specials, including wedding and honeymoon packages with group room rates starting from a refreshing $195.00* per night, including breakfast when booking an event for 2013, with the deposit paid by December 21, 2012.

Relax and let the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa take the worry out of planning. Simply book your meeting or event by 31 December 2012 to take advantage of our new value rates. Call the Sales Department on 07 5592 9800 / +61 7 5592 9800 for further information or to request a proposal, or visit for more information.

* Rate is subject to availability and further conditions do apply.

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