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Frasers On Rainbow Beach

18 Spectrum Street, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
#8 of 8 hotels in Rainbow Beach
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked this hostel for the night prior and after my trip to Fraser Island. The trip was awesome: the island is beautiful and it was great to drive our own car. We got enough food for our group and the camping site was nice, although an airbed or matrass would have made sleeping more comfortable... So for the trip... More

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Paris, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place could be Nice if efforts were made to clean better the rooms , maybe i was unlucky to have the worst room but it smelt so bad the carpet on the ground was wet and we had to deal with several coackroches in thé room, my worst souvenir of homestay in Australia.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here a few nights with some friends. The bar area and entertainment were quality, live music and pool tables made both nights stay good fun. Rooms are very basic and get really hot at night. Rainbow beach itself is pretty boring to be honest, nice beach tho but not really alot to do

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The hostel is so close to the beach...this is its only good feature if it hadn't been for going to Fraser Island i would of check in somewhere else, the rooms have noisy plastic mattresses, dirty concrete floors and showers in a bath tub that is disgusting. On our return from Fraser Island i stayed in a different room this... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

So many cockroaches, couldn't sleep especially with the plastic matresses . The bunk bed had no railings on the top so unsafe was not for the faint hearted!!!! This was on day 1 of 5 hopefully we can move rooms!

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This hostel is great value for money and has a good vibe with live music and entertainment during the week. It’s in a perfect spot close to the beach, Greyhound bus stop, shops and restaurants. The nightly dinner is good value for money and I’d recommend staying here.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Me and my friend booked 2 nights at this hostel the night before and after our Fraser Island tour. The first night we stayed in a dirty ten bed dorm, the bathroom was absolutely vile with a ceiling full of mould and a disgusting shower curtain. The second night we stayed in a cockroach infested room admittedly with a much... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Staff were great, bar was great especially when the live music was on. Kitchen was very small and not great. Rooms were dirty but adequate we had a private room with ensuite and balcony so it suited us. Would stay again but it isn't luxury.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I stayed at this hostel for two nights, the staff working were very welcoming and happy to answer any questions, the room itself was a decent size and had it's own bathroom, I spotted that the bathroom wasn't the cleanest I've been in, it was fairly dusty and there was hair over the floor. The bar was great, there was... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I stayed at this hostel before and after my Fraser island trip as it was included for free with my booking. The main problem this hostel has is cleanliness. The kitchen is disgusting and consequently I ended up eating most of the time because I did not want to cook in it. The dorm rooms were not much better in... More

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Address: 18 Spectrum Street, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Fraser Coast > Gympie Region > Rainbow Beach
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The place to be for Fraser Island Tours. If you’re looking for a place to relax before or after your Fraser Island experience then come and check us out. Surrounded by tropical gardens and a 75 mile beach, Frasers On Rainbow is the ultimate place to relax, party with your group or friends or enjoy what our amazingly beautiful town has to offer. We offer Self Drive Tag-A-Long Camping Safaris to Fraser Island which is a fantastic way to explore the amazing island and its many crystal clear lakes and creeks. Even if you’re not looking to go to Fraser Island or are doing a guided tour then choose from one of our variety of rooms and stay at one of Rainbow Beaches’ most exclusive hostel resorts. We have a variety of rooms ranging from 6-10 bed mixed dorms, 8 share female only rooms, double and twin rooms with en-suite bathrooms and double and twin rooms with shared bathrooms, the best is that all our dorm rooms are en-suite!! Lounge around our resort pool with a cocktail, chill out in the hammocks watching the billions of stars, take a walk to the Carlo Sand Blow and see one of the most prestigious spots for sunsets on the east coast or just kick back with a beer and get to know your Fraser groups or meet new friends. Our hostel resort offers:• Outdoor swimming pool (including water based sports equipment and sun loungers)• Fully licensed bar and restaurant with amazing nightly entertainment and $10 belly buster meals• Boomerang and Didgeridoo making and painting • Sports equipment for hire• Free daily bush walk to the Carlo Sand Blow• All rooms are en-suite• Hostel located opposite the bus stops• Base Jumping cards available for use• 24 hour global gossip internet cafe• Most rooms have balconies• Travel desk for bookings or reservations• Free pool table, ping pong table and darts. Follow the Rainbow to Fraser Island... ... more   less 
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