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Rainbow Lake Resort

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We just returned to Tucson after spending three nights in the Ponderosa. I wasn't sure what to expect because the pictures do not do it justice. The accommodations far exceeded my expectations. The unit was extremely clean and nicely decorated. Our children thought the loft was fabulous. The grounds were well maintained and offered many activities to keep the kids... More 

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Peoria, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The last time we were in Pinetop we used Chuck's paddle boat and liked the location of his resort because it is right on the lake. So when we took a weekend off, we decided we would try it out and stayed in the small Juniper cabin. While the location is nice, I was unfortunately not impressed with anything else.... More 

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Chuck E, Owner at Rainbow Lake Resort, responded to this review

Response to review: This was quite possibly the busiest weekend of the summer with so many guests coming in and leaving, live band night, boat rentals that we couldn't even count. Camp fires and people just having a blast. Countless volley ball games and horseshoe pit always in use. So many of the guests saying so many good things about... More 

Cottonwood, Arizona
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

We really enjoyed the clean, quiet and cozy room, and the great views! A lot to do, horse shoe pits, volleyball, fishing, canoeing and more! We stayed in a Newley remodeled cabin.. Great work! The hospitality was wonderful! We will definitely be back!

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Mesa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

On Rainbow lake, have stayed on this property many times in years past with different owners. The remodeling- renovation upgraded the units to a more comfortable place to stay. This is the white mountains, these are small affordable cabins in a safe and friendly environment. The frisbee area and fire pits are a nice addition by this owner. Hopeful to... More 

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Tempe, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

My boyfriend and I were referred by friends who travel quite frequently and highly recommended Rainbow’s End. We were looking for a place to spend for a weekend getaway for just the two of us, something simple, affordable and different and this was the perfect place! We stayed in the Poplar room, each room has distinct features that other rooms... More 

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Cottonwood, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Awesome place. Nice clean and quiet cabin. Bed was super comfy. We stayed 9 nights. The owner was super nice, very helpful. He even tried to help my hubby find a good fishing spot at different lakes around the area. Fishing was not that great. But, we still enjoyed our stay. Will stay again.

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Sun City, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Really enjoyed the view from our room and front porch. Owner was very good with his clients. Would have had a 5 star if we had better lighting in the room. Could not read after dark in living area or bedroom. Was also very disappointed in the fishing. Lake is full of grass and moss. No way to really fish... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I stayed here with my boo for two nights during the first week of June and had a wonderful time. I definitely recommend the Maple Room which has great views of the lake, a complete kitchen and a comfortable queen sized bed. We took one of the fishing boats out on the lake at sunset and--despite being novice fisher people--caught... More 

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Mesa, Arizona, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Just spent three days at Rainbows End Resort. We were very pleased with our stay. Firstly we arrived late and our key, directions, and a welcome message were waiting for us at the office. We had a one room cabin with a living room and kitchenette. Plenty of room as we pretty much just slept there and spent most of... More 

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Gilbert, AZ
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I stayed with my husband and son at the resort for a week at the end of December. Our room was very nice. It was roomy with plenty of space for us to spread out. My parents were staying at a different place about a mile away and when they came over to our unit there was plenty of room... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rainbow Lake Resort is the ideal escape for those that love the outdoors. Bring your fishing pole, rent a boat, play some sand volleyball or just relax and grill up some great food and enjoy.Rainbow Lake Resort is located in Pinetop-Lakeside in the heart of the beautiful White Mountains of Arizona. We are open for all four beautiful seasons with plenty of things to do and many town events. Some of the most popular things to do in this area are; fishing, hiking, hunting, car shows, boating,kayaking, bird-watching, motorcycle runs, gun shows, casino gaming,biking, skiing, shopping, going out to eat and of course just relaxing and taking in the great scenery and fresh air. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Lake Resort

Address: 2677 Trout Rd., Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ (Formerly Rainbow's End Resort)
Location: United States > Arizona > Pinetop-Lakeside
Number of rooms: 14
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Pinetop-Lakeside
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