10 Unique & Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Every Type of Mum

11 April 2023

Mother’s Day is one of our favourite times of the year here at Sanctuary Cove. Though the important women in our life deserve the world, a thoughtful and heartfelt gift is certainly the next best thing. That’s where we come in. Here is the official Sanctuary Cove guide to unique present ideas fit for a queen!


1. Bejewel Her with The Gold Coast’s Finest

Make this Mother’s Day one to remember with a bespoke piece from our resident jewellers. For exceptional rings with timeless elegance, head to none other than Amoré Fine Jewellery. If you’re chasing a necklace with stories to tell, Sanctuary Antiques is the place to go. Their range of classic and vintage jewellery suits any taste and budget.

2. Take a Walk in Her (New) Shoes!

It’s true what they say – you can never have too many shoes! Cassardi Shoe Studio is a must-visit destination for luxe European brands. From pumps, to flats, boots, and everything in between; this family-owned boutique will please even the pickiest of shoe lovers. For footwear fit for a relaxing poolside vacation, Calypso Resort and Swimwear is certainly worth paying a visit. If Mum’s got a holiday coming up, this one’s a non-negotiable!

3. Everyday Essentials She’ll Love

One thing is for certain – all Mums need a good pair of sunnies! Harry’s Emporium’s collection of designer sunglasses is our pick for a thoughtful gift that Mum can use everyday. Speaking of functional yet stylish gifts, natural totes from SohoGirl are the perfect present for a Mum always on the go.At EEV fashion and Sanctuary Resort Shoppee , you’ll be spoilt for choice with wide selection of resort style wear.

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4. For the Beauty Queens

Pamper Mum the way she deserves with an indulgent hair and skin transformation. Studio Eclettico is all things hair, brows, lashes, nails, makeup and skin. This experience makes for the ultimate spa day to make Mum look just as good as she makes you feel. For a full-body healing experience, a trip to Vault Skin Lab should be added to the top of the list. Their Relax Package will make her feel like a new person, you can take our word for it!

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5.Bring the Mediterranean to The GC

In case you hadn’t guessed, we’re big fans of rustic interior design. If Mum’s all about the coastal vibes, you can’t look past a new Rattan addition to her homeware. The collection from Theo & Joe is our go-to.

6. A Cheese Board to Please

Who doesn’t love to share a gourmet charcuterie with family and friends? For the hostess with the mostest, we can’t recommend the Cheese Board from Hampton’s Style enough.

7. Pretty in Print

If she’s a lover of the finer things in life, Mum will definitely appreciate one of the latest prints from the iconic Slim Aarons. Sanctuary Cove’s FINEPRINTCO  has exclusive access to the entire collection – be sure to get your hands on a piece!

8. See the World from the Coffee Table

Is she feeling a little wanderlust as of late? For travel inspo that looks great on any coffee table, Assouline’s trendy collection is a must. Head to Destino Home to snap up a few!

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Mothers day
Mothers day

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9. Did Someone Say Shopping Spree

An SC favourite, Cabana, will be hosting their all-day Mother’s Day Event on Friday the 12th ofMay! Take this opportunity to treat Mum to all things coastal chic; including stunning homeware, florals, artwork, and their new Winter fashion collection. With flowing champagne and delicious nibbles and macarons provided by none other than Rise Bakery, the day will be an all-inclusive Mother’s Day experience. Join guest artist Jody Whittaker as she guides you through her Handmade Macrame wall art, as well as special guest Palm Beach Collection, who will be showcasing their new limited edition Home Fragrance special for the holiday. With 10% off all purchases over $100, and a free pair of Najo Gold & Silver Earrings with every purchase over $500 – this won’t be an event to miss. Learn more and register your interest here.

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10. Wine and Dine

Some of life’s best memories are shared over a good meal. Gift Mum the ultimate fine dining experience at Sanctuary Cove, with your pick of our world-class waterfront restaurants along the stunning Marina. Finally, make a special moment last a lifetime and complete the perfect Mother’s Day with a trip to Sanctuary Cove’s exclusive free instant photo booth

Festive Dining At Sanctuary Cove
Festive Dining At Sanctuary Cove
Festive Dining At Sanctuary Cove

You can also purchase a Sanctuary Cove Gift card that can be used at over 20 store: https://sanctuarycove.com/shop/

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