Sanctuary Cove has School Holidays Covered

13 September 2023

Looking for ways to keep the kids entertained these school holidays? Sanctuary Cove has an array of fantastic activities that are sure to provide a great time for your family. 

Indulge in a luxurious getaway at InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort

Take a moment to rejuvenate at our breath-taking 5-star resort. Nestled away amidst our region’s tropical landscape, our refurbished rooms offer jaw-dropping views complete with a stunning design. Our resort’s show-stopping one acre Lagoon Pool is what really brings the wow factor. The little ones will have a blast kangaroo spotting with the Planet Trekkers Kid’s Club and splashing the day away, while you can bask in the warmth and take a moment to unwind by the crystal-clear waters.

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InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort

Embark on a food journey to Southern France at Rise Bakery

Treat yourself…ahem, we mean your family…to a range of delectable freshly baked pastries including croissants, eclairs, and fruit topped Danishes at Sanctuary Cove’s very own taste of Southern France. Their delightfully indulgent high-tea-inspired dining experience is topped off by ambient interior design and stunning marina views. The little ones will love Rise Bakery’s signature chocolate eclairs, which are of course best paired with a babyccino, whilst the grown-ups can indulge in their fine pastries with a choice of tea, coffee, or a glass of bubbles.

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Winter Dining at Sanctuary Cove

Have an ice cream at Rose Gelateria 

Everyone knows a family day out isn’t complete without a frozen sweet treat! Spoil your taste buds with our very own dessert parlour. Offering plentiful flavour from crowd favourites like cookies and cream, to unique blends like Italian pistachio – every visitor is destined to leave with a smile (and some leftover gelato) on their face.

Explore all the flavours here.

Rose Gelateria at Sanctuary Cove

Take a voyage with Cove Cruises and Gold Coast Sail

Experience the Gold Coast from a different perspective with our local cruises! Stunning cruises from Cove offer gorgeous views of nature strips and familiar landmarks. Feel free to bring your own nibbles and refreshments as you sail down to the Marina and take in the fresh salty air and sunshine. If yachts are more your speed, Gold Coast Sail offers cruises on their dazzling sailing vessel. Immerse yourself in the local ecosystems and learn a couple of fun facts along the way thanks to the knowledgeable crew. To top off this lovely experience, sip on the curated beverage list and snack on tropical fruit platters and cheese boards.

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Pamper the little ones at Cabana Kids

Treat your babes with some much-needed retail therapy at Sanctuary Cove’s one-stop shop for gorgeously cosy children’s clothing and accessories, Cabana Kids. With garments responsibly sourced from organic materials and pieces inspired by the coastal scenes of South America, it’s simply impossible to leave Cabana Kids empty handed.


Experience magic with Matt Hollywood

Bring the wow factor to your holidays with a fantastically enchanting live stage experience with renowned magician Matt Hollywood! Matt has garnered countless accolades over the years, including the coveted Australian Entertainer of the Year. His shows are nothing short of a memorable and hilarious experience for the whole family. Shows can be catered specifically to an event and the audience, so no matter the age or occasion, you’re in for a great time!

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Sanctuary Cove has School Holidays Covered

Dive into fun and fitness: tennis lessons and pool play at Sanctuary Cove Country Club

Game, set, match, and a splash of fun await at Sanctuary Cove Country Club! Serve up some excitement on the tennis courts, perfect your backhand, and then dive into a refreshing adventure in the pristine swimming pool. Whether you’re honing your strokes for a healthier you or making a big splash with the kids, the pool is the ultimate destination for fitness and family fun.

For more information, contact The Country Club or phone 1300 054 510.

Pinkies up for Children’s High Tea

The InterContinental Sanctuary Cove’s signature restaurant, The Fireplace, offers one of the finest high tea experiences on the Gold Coast, just for kids! At the Children’s High Tea, the whole family can indulge and recharge in an enchanting and unforgettable afternoon full of delectable treats and magical memories.

Check out the menu and make a booking.

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