MORE than 100 people were forced to evacuate the Wyndham Hotel Surfers Paradise after a fire engulfed a unit.
At 9.35am yesterday firefighters were called to Surfers Paradise Blvd and Markwell Ave in Surfers Paradise to reports of a blaze.
Believed to have originated in the kitchen of a level 13 unit, the entire building was evacuated.
It is understood the fire “engulfed” the unit.
Firefighters extinguished the fire and conducted atmospheric testing once the fire was out. No one was injured.