Embassy Gold Coast is perfectly positioned in the heart of Surfers Paradise with restaurants, bars and attractions on your doorstep and is right near the beach. Students love the personal feel of this Embassy centre, where you can improve your English language skills whilst learning to surf at some of Australia’s most famous beaches. If you love the beach and are excited to meet new people, Embassy Gold Coast is for you!
Social atmosphere:Embassy Gold Coast has an exciting activity programme that makes the most of the centre’s prime location. Activities include beach BBQs or volleyball games, movie club and weekend trips to explore Australia’s great outdoors.
Gold Coast city life: The Gold Coast combines the best of city living with a completely laid back, relaxed Australian beach attitude. With some of the world’s best beaches and a buzzing nightlife there’s always plenty for language students to get involved in.
* This is a 20 lesson General English Course plus 8 Skills Development Business English lessons.
One to one lessons or evening classes are also available at request, speak to us when you enrol for more information.
Please see below a sample timetable for Embassy Gold Coast. This may be subject to change throughout the year.
Why Choose Embassy Gold Coast?
Fantastic location only a few
minutes’ walk to Surfers
Paradise beach, where students
can even bring their surf board
Dedicated and experienced
team to keep students on track
Incredible weather – beautiful
one day, perfect the next
A variety of accommodation
choices that have great facilities
including swimming pools, BBQ
areas and recreational spaces
Level 5, 38 Cavill Avenue
Surfers Paradise, Qld, 4217
Phone: +61 7 5584 1403
FINDING OUR SCHOOL:
From the Bus Transit Centre
Walk directly through the Subway sandwich arcade. This will take you through to Cavill Avenue and the entrance to the campus.
From Coolangatta Airport
It is around 35 minutes by taxi to Gold Coast. Alternatively, the 'Airport to Gold Coast' bus is available. Then it is a 5-minute walk to school from the Bus Transit Centre.
From Brisbane Airport
A taxi from Brisbane airport to Gold Coast costs approximately AU $180.00. Or you can take the 'Airport to Gold Coast' bus service to Gold Coast. Approximate travel time will be 1.5 hours. Then it is a 5-minute walk from the Bus Transit Centre to the school.
We offer a few great self-catering options for Embassy Gold Coast students. Your enrolment advisor or agent can help you select the one that is perfect for your needs.
Aquarius Backpackers is purpose built accommodation with 17 rooms that sleeps up to 60 guests in either single private accommodation or shared dormitory style accommodation.
- Aquarius Backpackers
Carlton Apartments is fantastically positioned with just a short walk across the road to the beach and a 10-minute walk to Embassy Gold Coast campus situated in Cavill Avenue. Carlton offers one-bedroom or two-bedroom furnished apartments with fully equipped kitchens, air conditioners, and washer and dryers. There is also an outdoor heated swimming pool and BBQ area for guests to use. Also included is: Electricity, Foxtel and Wi-Fi Internet (2 GB per week per student limit applies).
- Carlton Apartments
Live as part of an English-speaking household while studying at this English school on the Gold Coast. Depending on the type of accommodation you book, you’ll have your own bedroom, or share a room with another Embassy student, and you will eat breakfast and also evening meals with your hosts. It's a great chance to meet Gold Coast residents and share their way of life. Living with English-speakers also means that you will never stop learning and improving your fluency.
All Embassy Gold Coast Homestays are a maximum of 45 minutes away by public transport, and many are closer.
Nearest supermarket: 1-minute walk
Nearest café/restaurant: Numerous restaurants nearby
Nearest newsagent: 1-minute walk
Nearest church: 3-minute walk
Nearest mosque: 30 minutes by bus
Nearest post office: 2-minute walk
Nearest park: 10-minute walk
Nearest shopping centre: 1-minute walk
Nearest bus stop: across the road
Nearest bank: 1-minute walk
TRAVELLING AROUND THE CITY:
Surfside Buses service the Gold Coast with a number of routes passing directly through Gold Coast.
Greyhound and Murray's coaches operate from Gold Coast Transit Centre and travel to an extensive network of destinations throughout Australia.
From the airport
Shuttle buses operate from the airport and provide door-to-door service. Alternatively, take a taxi from outside the airport.
COST OF LIVING:
We currently advise our English school Gold Coast students to budget approximately AU $300 per week. This will cover all basic transport, food and entertainment costs.
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"I invite you to have a wonderful
time studying at our campus on
the beautiful Gold Coast.
Great teachers help you to
achieve your goals and you’ll
be only a few minutes walk
from the most spectacular
beaches in the world."