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Best things to do in Hope Island

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Lodging
“Restaurants, cafes, boutique shopping in a marina environment. Spend the morning/afternoon lapping it up.”
27 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This place is worth a visit! amazing food and service in a waterfront setting”
21 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Only 12km from Brisbane City, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is the world's first and largest koala sanctuary with over 130 koalas. A small 20min drive from Brisbane, you'll be heading to pristine crystal blue waters & an untouched environment through Moreton Island Adventures.”
11 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“This is the local Coles supermarket it is within walking distance or a short drive. You will also find doctors, chemist, newsagency and restaurants here for your convenience”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“iOesco Restaurant is a sensational new Italian restaurant located in the picturesque Masthead Way at Sanctuary Cove. Boasting sumptuous Italian flavours, with zesty authentic aromas that intoxicate passersby. iOesco offers a relaxing and stylish ambience and is reflective of the peace and beauty exuded by Sanctuary Cove.”
6 locals recommend
Pub
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“The Boardwalk Tavern has a great eatery, also has a deck looking over the Marina and if you're into sport then more than likely your favourite team will be playing on one of the many TV's in the main bar area.”
5 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Coles Supermarket, Bakery, Newsagent, Chemist, Doctor, Dentist, Restaurants, Cafes”
8 locals recommend
Bar
“Great food and drinks friendly staff. Very good priced counter meals daily.”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Extensive Thai menu with both curry and noodle menu choices Waitresses in traditional Thai garb Tables out on the marina boardwalk for open air eating Good value”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A short walk, great fresh Chinese restaurant. Book if you plan to dine in, great for take aways.”
2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“A brilliant walk in the morning or evening to cafes bars and restaurants or just take a quick buggy ride”
6 locals recommend
Store
“Great food, lovely setting, open for breakfast and lunch, dinner on Friday.”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Jonez on Food offer exceptional dining on the Gold Coast with service to match, using the finest seasonal ingredients & classical french technique to create a contemporary Australian menu. Alfresco dining with picturesque Harbour view or relax in our stylish dining room, and a great selection of wines.”
5 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Treat yourself to authentic Chinese dishes and dumplings, or try the chef’s specialty, Peking Duck, cooked fresh and carved at your table. Savour your dining indulgence whilst enjoying the water views of Sanctuary Cove marina.”
7 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Excellent Indian cuisine and nice ambience. Recommend the onion bahjis and the prawn sagwala! Its BYO. There is a liquor store across Hope Island Rd for easy pick up of wine or beer before he head to the restaurant.”
3 locals recommend
Café
“A haven or those who appreciate excellent coffee, mouth-watering dishes made with the highest quality ingredients and a welcoming smile. With our fresh seasonal menus and a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, dining has never been so good.”
5 locals recommend