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Rainbow Bay Resort

265 Boundary Street, Rainbow Bay, Coolangatta, Queensland 4225, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stayed at four different locations around Brisbane/Coolangatta/Tweed and found this place the best by far. It's not beachfront but has many other benefits, spotliss, decent pool, spa, quiet rooms for a good night sleep, bbq area, and fantastic available managers. Spacious and secure parking was important for us so this was great. The locailty is great for getting around... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Greg and Felicity take good care of the place. We had unit 10 which was great as it had a good view of the surf. Pools lovely and bbq area nice and clean. I would definitely return. Good times. The only annoying thing was feeling guilty about getting in the lift after swimming. Really, you want to get nice and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Our family hired 5 apartments for approx 8 days. Considering there were so many of us Adults and Children the Managers were very accomodating and made us feel welcome definately will be making another visit and would consider a great place to stay all round thanks guys

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Really nice clean & spacious quiet apartments with new friendly managers.Our 5th stay.Great views,nice outdoor setting with heated pool/spa and BBQ area ..what more can I say...check out for yourself...highly recommended!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Had 10 great days at Rainbow Bay Resort . Great spot , short walk to beach restaurants etc. Managers were friendly and helpfull. Rooms were clean spacious with water views and storage for longboards. Next time we go to Coolangatta will definitely stay there again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We cannot be more happier than when after your greeted by Marilyn & Ron who are lovely and walk into your apartment with the Rainbow Bay sun beaming in through the windows to a clean, tidy & well presented abode. Our holiday was just that....a holiday! I sat by the pool one evening as the kids swam at night. The... More 

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RainbowBayResort, Manager at Rainbow Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We agree Rainbow Bay is a magical place. We look forward to your family stay again. More 

Te Anau, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I stayed for 10 days, and found every thing to be lovely and clean and I was so pleased with the security at the apartment. I was on the 3rd floor with fantastic views and a large balcony, awesome pool and spa, I'm looking forward to coming back to stay again, Thank you for all the tips on where to... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in a two bedroom apartment on the first floor. We were a bit worried we might not have a view being so low down but we were pleasantly surprised at the vista from our large balcony. Beautiful view over to Rainbow Bay. Check in was quick and efficient with plenty of information provided as well as a voucher... More 

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Tawonga South, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

We have stayed here 10 years ago & returned with kids the service cleanliness & sense of security is just brilliant. Cant wait for our next visit thankyou.the views & quick easy acess to the beach where brilliant.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

what a wonderful place to stay for a weekend getaway. It was clean, spacious .We had the 3rd floor 2 bedroom apartment with wraparound balconies to die for looking down to the beach. The pool and spa was also a bonus.

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Address: 265 Boundary Street, Rainbow Bay, Coolangatta, Queensland 4225, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Coolangatta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 21
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