The Gold Coast is the destination for business, study, sport, events, tourism and lifestyle. Stretching for 57 kilometre of pristine coastline and sub-tropical rain forests, the city welcomes close to 12 million visitors each year.

Accommodation has now sold out for LASA National Congress. Don’t worry though! There are still plenty of available accommodation options surrounding the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre. We recommend that you contact either the below properties directly or through an agent or booking site such as Booking.Com. LASA is more than happy to assist if you have any accommodation enquiries.

The Star

Connected by skywalk,  this deluxe hotel is a 5-minute walk from Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre. Contemporary rooms have flat-screen TVs and paid Wi-Fi. Upgraded rooms and suites feature living areas and private bars, as well as access to a club lounge for free breakfast. Some also add whirlpool tubs and/or ocean views.  Parking is free. In addition to the casino, there are 5 bars and 6 restaurants. Other amenities include a day spa, an outdoor pool and a sundeck with cabanas, plus a hair salon, a fitness centre and a theatre.
Room Type Price
Superior Deluxe Room (Single, Double, Twin) $269
Corner King with Balcony $344
Executive Deluxe $519

Meriton Serviced Apartments Broadbeach

Set in a modern high-rise tower, these polished, serviced apartments are a 5-minute walk from Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre. The sleek, contemporary studios and suites feature tiled floors, balconies, and kitchenettes with washer/dryers. They also have free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs with premium channels. Suites add full kitchens and lounges with dining tables. Some suites have ocean views and soaking tubs.  Amenities include indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness centre and a spa, plus 24-hour reception and parking (fee).
Room Type Price
Ocean Suite (1 Bedroom) From $170.00
Ocean Suite (2 Bedroom) From $280.00

Mantra Broadbeach on the Park

Overlooking Victoria Park, this apartment complex is a 3-minute walk from Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre. Bright apartments have sleek decor and come with sitting areas, Wi-Fi access, and kitchens with microwaves. Most have balconies with views of the city or the park. Complimentary parking is provided and airport shuttles are available for a fee. Other amenities include a heated outdoor pool, a fitness room, and a spa with a steam room and a sauna. There’s also a BBQ area and a coin-operated laundry.


Room Type Price
1 Bedroom $197.00
2 Bedroom $260.00
3 Bedroom $359.00

Mantra Sierra Grand

These upscale serviced apartments are a 10-minute walk from Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre. The modern apartments have sleek decor and provide cable TV, Wi-Fi (fee) and kitchens with dishwashers, microwaves, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. They also provide room service, washers/dryers and balconies, plus some have floor-to-ceiling windows. Free parking is provided, and airport shuttle services are available (surcharge). The property also has a gym, a sauna and a 12-seat theatre, as well as both an indoor and an outdoor pool. Other amenities include a bar and tennis courts.

Room Type Price
1 Bedroom $206.00
2 Bedroom $269.00
2 Bedroom Ocean $296.00

Peppers Broadbeach

This upscale all-suite hotel, set in high-rise towers on the Gold Coast is a 3-minute walk from Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre. The high-tech and minimalist suites provide free Wi-Fi and iPads, 1 to 3 bedrooms, and kitchens with dishwashers, fridges and washer/dryers. They also have balconies, most of which offer panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and Gold Coast Hinterland.   Amenities include an outdoor pool and spa with a sauna and a steam room, as well as a Tai Chi lawn, Zen gardens and teppanyaki barbecues. There’s also a gym and a private cinema.


Room Type Price
1 Bedroom Suite $269.00
2 Bedroom Suite $332.00
2 Bedroom Ocean Suite $377.00

Sofitel Broadbeach

A 5-minute walk from the seafront, this straightforward, sleek hotel is a 4-minute walk from Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre. The bright, unfussy rooms feature flat-screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities, and marble bathrooms. Upgraded rooms have private balconies with ocean views; suites add kitchenettes, lounge areas and spas. Wi-Fi and room service are available for a fee.  There are 2 restaurants with adjoining terraces and a sports bar with a game lounge. Additional amenities include an outdoor pool, a tennis court, and a fitness centre.

Room Type Price
Classic River Room $267.00
Superior Ocean View Room $287.00
Luxury Ocean View Spa Room $417.00


Accommodation cancellations and refund policy

  • Accommodation must be booked and paid in full by 8 September 2017. Please forward your remittance advice to
  • Cancellations received with 30 days prior to Congress are non-refundable.
  • Cancellations must be made in writing to
  • If you are no longer able to attend, please consider transferring your registration to someone else. You must notify us of any changes to your registration.