Mantra Southport Sharks

- Southport, Gold Coast

Melia Ct, Southport QLD
Mantra Southport Sharks
Melia Ct
Southport, QLD  4215

Hotel Information

Check-in Time
2:00 PM
Check-out Time
10:00 AM
Reception Hours
24 hours
Check-in Details
Guest are welcome to bring their own baby cot as we don’t provide them. MAX number of people apply.
This hotel is 100% non-smoking
Free on-site parking (1 vehicle per room).
Bond Policy
Please note Mantra at Sharks requires a AUD$100 credit card pre-authorisation on check in for all room types.
This hotel does not accept cash as a payment method. Credit, debit and prepaid cards are accepted to buy goods and services.

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Stay at the new Mantra at Sharks

Southport Sharks, is a premier dining and entertainment district with a multi-purpose events centre, two restaurants, café, five bars, fitness centre- and now home to superior Southport accommodation brought to you by Mantra Hotels.

Mantra at Sharks is a brand new, 120 room Gold Coast hotel only minutes walk from Griffith University and Gold Coast University Hospital. Access to all Southport Sharks facilities, including for conferences and weddings, combined with Mantra hospitality, makes this Southport hotel a destination to rival the best hotels of Surfers Paradise.

Choose from a Studio Queen, Studio King or King Suite, all with free WiFi and the latest in fittings and décor. If none of the five bars inside Sharks appeals, head upstairs to our very own Rooftop Bar, with its decadent cocktail menu and sensational views. Make the most of our free onsite parking, or 24 hour reception, there for your convenience.

Features & Facilities

Because Mantra at Sharks is right next door to one of Queensland’s largest licensed clubs, guests have an incredible choice of facilities, including 6 bars, 3 eateries and a menu of entertainment options. Dining choices range from coffee and café style snacks, to tapas, to a la carte and award-winning fine dining.

Guests who are looking for a special experience should head to the hotel’s stunning Aviary Rooftop Bar and enjoy panoramic 360 degree views of the Gold Coast hinterland, the Surfers Paradise skyline and sparkling Broadwater with its surrounding parkland.

Work out in a real gym. Make use of the complimentary fitness centre access, with 160 state of the art machines and 110+ group classes offered at an additional cost.


  • 24 hour reception
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna - guests need to book in using new booking system
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Children’s play area
  • Guest Laundry
  • Aviary Rooftop Bar
  • A choice of six bars, including our spectacular hotel rooftop bar.
  • Frenzy Food Court (a la carte lunches & dinners)
  • Café
  • Cabana Bar and Lounge (serving tapas)
  • Gaming room
  • Live DJ Saturday nights
  • Karaoke, trivia nights, kids discos – something for everyone!
  • Conference facilities for 10 to 1000
  • 500 free car park spaces
  • Photocopying
  • Conference packages

Aviary Rooftop Bar

This exclusive venue is located on Level 5, nestled on top of the Mantra at Sharks hotel. Aviary Rooftop Bar features sweeping views of the iconic Surfers Paradise skyline in one direction and the Gold Coast Hinterland the other. For those seeking a truly open-air experience, The Nest is a green space on the rooftop, where you can soak up the sun and stars.


Events Centre

Your event at Mantra at Sharks will be unique, professional & completely tailored to your requirements. With over 500 free car parks, a dedicated entrance point & adaptable rooms catering for 10 to 1000 guests, we offer tailored events packages that won’t just meet your needs but also exceed your expectations.


Gym Facility

No hotel gym can compete with Southport Sharks Health + Fitness, the Gold Coast’s largest fitness facility. It offers the latest strength and cardio conditioning equipment, 110+ group classes, mind-body classes and a crèche facility for children from six weeks to six years. Gym access is complimentary during your stay during staffed hours only Mon- Fri 5am-8pm, Sat 6am-4pm & Sun 8am – 12pm.


Dining At Mantra at Sharks


Guests of Mantra at Sharks have an array of delectable dining options to choose from: globally inspired tapas dishes, your choice of a la carte lunch & dinners, or treat yourself to multi-award winning fine dining featuring local, certified organic produce served on white linen, accompanied by a spectacular wine list.

In total, two restaurants, a lounge bar and a café offer a feast of food choices to a hungry guest, including vegetarian, vegan & gluten free meals.

Aviary Rooftop Bar

Picture you and your friends sipping on decadent cocktails, enjoying authentic Italian pizzas and delightful sharing dishes at the latest Gold Coast rooftop bar. This exclusive venue is located on Level 5, nestled on top of the Mantra at Sharks hotel. From the moment the lift doors open you will be greeted by stylish, clean design with a playful edge – so dress to impress! Aviary Rooftop Bar features sweeping views of the iconic Surfers Paradise skyline in one direction and the Gold Coast Hinterland the other. It is an enclosed rooftop space with large windows offering an open-air experience. For those seeking a truly open-air experience, The Nest is a green space on the rooftop, where you can soak up the sun and stars.
*Please call the Aviary Rooftop Bar (07 5603 3200) to book in advance. 

Frenzy Food Court

The main dining area of Southport Sharks Club offers all sorts of lunchtime meal choices, from burgers and sliders to full blown meals, including classics like chicken schnitz, US style pork spareribs or steak from the grill, with other dietary options catered for as well. 
Lunch: Open 7 days – 11.30am until 2pm
Dinner: Open 7 days – from 5.30pm until 8.30pm
View Monday - Saturday Menu
View Sunday Menu

Cabana Bar & Lounge

For a sophisticated social experience involving cabana lounge booths, decadent cocktails, tasty tapas dishes from around the world, live music and a chilled atmosphere.
Friday & Saturday - from 4pm
View Cabana Bar Menu

The Cafe

The Café is the place to meet for coffee and freshly made sandwiches, nachos, lasagne, soup of the day and more. Or if you have more of a sweet tooth, you’ll be tempted by our cake cabinet full of muffins, cheesecakes, tarts and slices. There's also a range of delicious beverages on offer, including milkshakes.
Mon-Fri – from 7:30am and Sat & Sun until 8pm.
View Breakfast Menu
View À la carte Menu

Mackenzie’s Sports Bar

The ultimate venue for any sports fan! Located near the front entrance of Southport Sharks, Mackenzie’s features TAB facilities, LED screens with live sports coverage, spacious beer garden with a HUGE 5.25m² screen and continuous LED newswire feeds for the latest in sporting news and results. Mackenzie’s Sports Bar is the official Gold Coast SUNS away game venue.
Friday – from 4pm
Saturday – from 12pm

Box Coffee

Box Coffee co offers a unique experience for those that need their caffeine fix on the hop. Set inside what was once an industrial shipping container with a history stretching across the seas to far flung places, filled with the hopes and dreams of many.



If you have a vision of how you’d like your wedding to be, let Mantra at Sharks help you realise it. Picture your outdoor wedding ceremony in our garden gazebo, located on the leafy Village Green, or consider indoors for a more intimate gathering. The exquisite selection of reception rooms at Sharks Events Centre includes the Riewoldt Room, featuring stunning floor-to-ceiling windows.

Choose from the vast array of catering options, room and table settings, lighting, theming and entertainment. With the expert help of our dedicated wedding co-ordinator, you will find anything is possible. Organise a tour of Sharks Events Centre today and let our team start to fulfil your wedding dreams

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The refurbished Sharks Events Centre is a multi-purpose facility boasting healthy and exciting menu selections, award-winning service and the latest in audiovisual & presentation technology.

A myriad of spaces and seating arrangements are offered to ensure your event runs smoothly, with a capacity for everything from intimate cocktail soirees to banquets for 650. Its central Gold Coast location and free parking for 500 cars makes it a popular choice for larger meetings, award dinners and speaker events. Download Conference Kit

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For generations the holiday playground for people from all walks of life, the Gold Coast attracts visitors from around the world, seeking its mix of beach hedonism, sporting facilities and thrilling attractions. With miles of surf beach, lush green rainforest just 18km from the coast, world-class golfing greens, health retreats that are second to none and theme parks that are constantly evolving, the Gold Coast richly deserves its advertising slogan ‘Famous for fun’.

Mantra at Sharks is ideally located for all sorts of visitors; those who need to be close to Griffith University or Gold Coast University Hospital; those seeking the thrills of the major theme parks; those who may prefer to stay out of Surfers. The tram goes to the Gold Coast’s premium shopping centre, Pacific Fair at Broadbeach, or a 5 minute drive in the other direction is Harbourtown, famous for its big brand seconds stores and the savings they offer.

Here are just some of the great things to do that are right on your doorstep:

Things to do in the Gold Coast

  • Broadwater Parklands/GC Aqua Park - 3.8km
  • Chinatown - 4.2km
  • Marina Mirage - 6.9km
  • Infinity Attraction - 7.9km
  • SeaWorld - 8.3km
  • Skypoint Observation Deck - 8.6km
  • Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets - Wednesday, Friday and Sunday nights - 8.3km
  • Dreamworld & WhiteWater World – 18.3km
  • Movie World, Wet n Wild, Paradise Country – 11.5km
  • Dracula’s Theatre Restaurant - 15km
  • Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary - 25.3km
  • Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk - 37.1km
  • Springbrook National Park - 45.4km

Gold Coast events not to miss

  • Magic Millions Racing Carnival – January
  • Bleach Festival - March/April
  • Surfers Paradise Festival – April
  • Cooly Classic Ocean Swim - April
  • Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival - May
  • Cooly Rocks On - June
  • Gold Coast Airport Marathon - July
  • Gold Coast 600 V8 supercars – October


Contact Information
Melia Ct
Southport, QLD 4215

Points of Interest

  • Bus stop - 1 minute walk
  • Griffith University - 8 minute walk
  • Gold Coast University Hospital - 8 minute walk
  • Light rail - 8 minute walk
  • Broadwater Park - 5 minute drive
  • Harbourtown Shopping - 5 minute drive
  • Metricon Stadium - 13 minute drive
  • Pacific Fair Shopping - 20 minutes by light rail
  • Surfers Paradise - 10 minute drive
  • Warner Bros. Movie World, Wet'n'Wild - 10 minute drive
  • Sea World - 15 minute drive
  • Dreamworld - 17 minute drive
  • Gold Coast Airport - 40 minute drive


Mantra at Sharks is located within the Gold Coast Health and Knowledge Precinct, just five minutes from the stunning Gold Coast Broadwater.