Peppers Broadbeach was announced as the Best Hotel for Families in Australia by the world’s largest travel site, TripAdvisor.

The 12th Annual Global Awards by TripAdvisor has revealed the best hotel for families in Australia is less than an hours drive away, at the Gold Coast – Peppers Broadbeach.

Peppers Broadbeach General Manager Craig Smith says they’re extremely pleased to have received this accolade, as voted by the thousands of valuable guests and TripAdvisor users who stay with Peppers Broadbeach every year.

“It really is a combination of a great team dedicated to providing the best service for our guests and a product that is beautifully appointed and ideally located in the heart of the Gold Coast’s beaches, dining precincts and attractions that has resulted in our popularity with families.

“This is a wonderful achievement for Peppers Broadbeach and we’re honoured to be recognised by our guests,” he says.

Peppers Broadbeach offers some great family friendly facilities, including complimentary in room movies and Wi-Fi, Wii & X-Box kids entertainment packs set up in rooms on arrival, iPads with unlimited downlands, private cinemas with choice of movies on offer and for outdoor fun there are outdoor heated swimming pools and bikes and boogie boards available. There is also a Zen garden barbecue facility with a Teppenyaki Barbecue.

If you wanted to venture from the hotel, there is plenty to see and do with shopping malls and cafes within easy walking distance and kids playgrounds and access to the beach nearby where surf schools and paddle boarding is on offer.

During the school holidays Peppers also offers a balloon twister and face painter to keep the kids entertained.

Broadbeach is also a part of the city famous for fun- The Gold Coast! There are always plenty of things for families to do, including theme parks, mini golf, Infinity,  having a dinner with a vampire at Draculas, tours and markets.

Queensland has also been highlighted as a prime holiday destination in TripAdvisor’s top 10 hotels in Australia, with seven of the hotels appearing from Queensland.

The world’s largest travel site, TripAdvisor identifies the winners of its 2014 Travellers’ Choice awards for hotels according to reviews and opinions of TripAdvisor users.

TripAdvisor Chief Marketing Officer Barbara Messing says they are excited to recognise the world’s best properties based on the opinions of those who know them best- the millions of global travellers who use TripAdvisor.

“For those seeking inspiration for their 2014 travel planning, this list of spectacular accommodation that received 2014 Travellers’ Choice awards is a perfect place to start,” she says.

In total, 7123 unique properties worldwide won TripAdvisor Travellers Choice awards in 2014 with Australia featuring 118 award winners.

Which hotel do you like visiting as a family?