Armed robbery at Surfers Paradise hotel overnight

Investigations are underway after a man used a firearm to rob a Surfers Paradise hotel in the early hours of this morning.

A man entered the reception of the Beach Road business around 4:30 am, demanding money.

It is believed he was armed with a rifle.


A male employee handed over money, and the offender fled the scene.

No one was hurt in the incident.

The man is described as wearing dark clothing and goggles.


Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.