Welcome to Hope Island & Sanctuary Cove

Hope Island is an upmarket suburb ideally located on the northern end of the Gold Coast and encompasses the upmarket gated communities of Hope Island Resort and Sanctuary Cove.
The suburb is home to three first-class golf courses – Links Hope Island, The Pines and The Palms. Hope Harbour Marina and Sanctuary Cove Marina provide easy access for boating on the Coomera River and The Broadwater, a gateway to Stradbroke Island and the Pacific Ocean.
Characterised by quiet, leafy neighbourhoods, families are well catered for with a diverse choice of private and public schools and the Gold Coast’s top theme parks are nearby. Housing options encompass the full gamut – from apartments, townhouses and family homes through to multi-million dollar prestige properties.
Hope Island Shopping Centre, Sanctuary Cove Marina Shopping Village and Hope Island Marketplace offer shopping, dining, retail and service-based conveniences. Residents enjoy excellent access to a wide range of medical services, allied health professionals and aged care facilities, with Gold Coast University Hospital only 20 minutes away by car.

Driving near home and away

Pacific Motorway: 7 minutes
Westfield Coomera Shopping Centre: 15 minutes
Westfield Helensvale Shopping Centre: 13 minutes
Coomera Train Station: 14 minutes
Surfers Paradise beaches: 35 minutes
Gold Coast University Hospital: 21 minutes
Coolangatta International Airport: 45 minutes
The median 4 Bedroom house price is $1,127,500
Brisbane city: 60 minutes
Brisbane International Airport: 60 minutes

Hope Island Resort and Sanctuary Cove

Hope Island Resort is a private gated estate that offers a golf-buggy lifestyle with access to great facilities including a marina, 18-hole championship golf course, a half-Olympic pool, tennis courts and 24-hour security. Housing choices vary from established luxury homes through to new builds with ongoing land releases fueling growth and enticing new families to the area.
Sanctuary Cove is an exclusive master-planned community where residents enjoy all the perks of a luxury holiday resort. A world-class 300-plus berth marina takes centre stage and there are three championship golf courses, a marina, boutique shopping, cafes and restaurants. The InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort offers five-star accommodation and amenities within a private tropical garden setting.
Properties within Hope Island Resort and Sanctuary Cove are approved by the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB), making them one of the few precincts in Australia that are available for foreign investment. This means foreign nationals are able to buy real estate within these communities without needing approval from the FIRB, making the area attractive to those looking for a hassle-free investment or a holiday home.

Hope Island Fast Facts

The 2019 Gold Coast City Council estimated 13,347 people called Hope Island home.
Hope Island is home to 3,239 families as at the 2016 census.
The median age of Hope Island residents is 48 years.
The predominant age group in Hope Island is 65-69 years.
In general, people in Hope Island work in a managerial occupation.
In 2016, 83% of the private homes in Hope Island were owner-occupied.
Realestate.com.au puts median property prices over the last year as ranging from $980,000 for houses to $523,000 for units.
Houses in Hope Island rent out for a median price of $665 per week with an annual rental yield of 3.5%.
Units rent for a median of $500 per week with a rental yield of 5.0%.
Based on five years of sales, Hope Island has seen a compound growth rate of 6.7% for houses and 3.3% for units.
The median price for a 3-bedroom house is $690,000 and $1,202,000 for a 4-bedroom house.

For Sale/Sold in Hope Island & Sanctuary Cove

5306 Marine Drive North
4 5 2
Offers Over $2,500,000
2262 Banksia Lakes Drive
4 4 7
Expressions of Interest Closing 13 December at 5pm
2585 Gracemere Circuit
7 7 8
2215 Taromeo Court
Contact Agent
7002 Riverview Crescent
5 4 3
Expressions of Interest
8027 Key Waters
5 4 2
Sold - $2,100,000
4828 The Parkway
4 4 3
Contact Agent
2090 The Circle
5 5 4
By Negotiation
1674 Riverdale Drive
5 8 9
Contact Agent
1016 Edgecliff Drive
5 5 2
Contact Agent
5827 Coveside Lane
6 6 6
Sold - $3,800,000
3134 Riverleigh Drive
5 3 3
Sold - $1,825,000
10-12 Edgewater Place
5 7 4
Sold - $4,100,000
7004 Riverview Crescent
4 5 5
Sold - $3,095,000
1663 Riverdale Drive
Sold - Contact Agent

For Rent/Leased in This Suburb

2296 Vardon Lane
5 5 3
92 River Links Boulevard East Boulevarde
5 5 2
2616 Virginia Drive
5 6 10
6 Parkview Place
6 4 3