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Rose Bay Resort

4.5 of 5 2 Pandanus Street | Rose Bay, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Words can not describe how beautiful this place is! Friendly staff, comfortable clean rooms which are value for money!! But oh, the location!!! Wow! Do not book for two nights like we did! Stay the whole week!!!!! But I recommend cooking your own meals in your fully equipped kitchen because Bowens dining options are few and far between!! I love... More 

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North Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We have stayed a few times here, and we have had such great stays.After you book in,you only need to call and you will be accommodated,apart from that you are left alone to enjoy your time together.Thoroughly a place for couples,with privacy, a gorgeous beach that's all your own,a beautiful balcony,fully self contained with the top of the range appliances,and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Clean, affordable and friendly people. The view from the room was exceptional, gorgeous sunrise over the beach to watch from balcony. Airlie beach is only about 45 min away but Bowen itself has some shops and cafes.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I discovered the Rose Bay Resort by accident 4 years ago, and have been back for an extended stay every year since. Accommodation ranges from studio units to 2 bedroom apartments, but my personal choice is the fully self-contained 1 bedroom beachfront apartments. They have everything you could want in the kitchen, a washing machine and dryer, a large bathroom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Rose Bay Resort. After the fast pace of Airlie Beach, Bowen is a bit of peace and tranquillity. We emailed the hotel to say we may be arriving after 6pm. Bronnie rang us and then waited for us to arrive. She was very helpful, nothing was too much trouble for her. The location is... More 

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Maitland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were travelling south and found that Airlie Beach was very booked out, and so remembering we had checked Bowen out in the past, we decided to revisit. This resort looked beautiful on the net and it did not disappoint in reality. It had a very relaxing ambiance. the rooms were spacious, clean and well appointed, with excellent bathrooms. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were advised not to bother going to Bowen as 'there's nothing there'. How wrong could they be? Bowen has really beautiful uncrowded beaches, historic buildings (used in the movie 'Australia') and coastal walks with amazing views. The Rose Bay Resort deserves its rating on Tripadvisor. Our apartment was gorgeous, large and had amazing views over the bay. Bronnie and... More 

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Maitland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Bowen is a bit of a hidden gem, perhaps its in the shadow of Airlie Beach, which is the gateway to the island resorts, but from my room here in Bowen, I could well be on a tropical island. Rose Bay Resort is perfectly situated on the beach. I still have sand between my toes from a walk on the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Lots of people by-pass Bowen, but with secrets like this place it should factor more if you are passing, or looking for pristine beaches and surroundings. Bronie offered us an apartment we liked so much we squeezed in an extra day. She was never too busy to attend to our various requests. The apartment was well equipped, including clean oven... More 

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Cairns Region, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Rose Bay Resort is an excellent choice for a relaxing break. The rooms face right onto the beach with amazing views. The apartments are comfortable and a nice size. You can choose to do nothing at all and just enjoy the location or explore other beaches or walking tracks nearby. We have already booked again for next year.

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Address: 2 Pandanus Street | Rose Bay, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Bowen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rose Bay Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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