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    Rainbow Bay Resort

    265 Boundary St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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    • Excellent59%
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    Reviewed 3 August 2015

    We stayed the first week of the July school holidays - there is a major building project directly in front of units - this was not disclosed on the website. We had major noise 6 days of the 7 we stayed. Also nightly rate was...More

    2  Thank MoSki_12
    Response from RainbowBay, Manager at Rainbow Bay ResortResponded 17 November 2015

    Glad to hear you enjoyed your apartment at Rainbow Bay Resort. The construction site has been under way for a few months and the reviews can demonstrate that. Fortunately most of our guests are not bothered by the construction activity. You were already receiving a...More

    Reviewed 30 May 2015

    Date of trip was actually August 2012. Rainbow Bay Resort is an excellent location for a family surf trip. Walking distance to amazing surf spots. Awesome accommodation and top notch customer service. Managers, Ron & Marilyn Fairbanks made our family feel at home. Roomy 2...More

    1  Thank tlcd
    Response from RainbowBay, Manager at Rainbow Bay ResortResponded 17 November 2015

    Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear that you had a lovely stay at Rainbow Bay Resort. Greg and Felicity (New Managers 2014)

    Reviewed 4 May 2015

    We stayed as a family using 5 apartments recently. Accommodation was clean, beautifully furnished and spacious. My only concern was we didn't feel it was family friendly and were made to feel very uncomfortable by untrue accusations. Unfortunately these accusations were made very publicly by...More

    3  Thank Elizabeth P
    Response from RainbowBay, Manager at Rainbow Bay ResortResponded 21 May 2015

    We apologize for any miscommunication that may have occurred during your stay with us. The majority of our guests are families or families and friends taking holidays together. We welcome families however out of respect for other guests we do not allow parties that continue...More

    Reviewed 6 April 2015

    A short walk to the beach, close surf clubs/ clubs with fantastic food, I love this place every time I go to Coolangatta I will stay there and the view is amazing. I come up here cause of the amazing service and the lovely view

    3  Thank jessica_kemp
    Response from RainbowBay, Manager at Rainbow Bay ResortResponded 1 May 2015

    Thank you for your great review. We look forward to having you to stay in the near future.

    Reviewed 31 March 2015

    Stayed here for 1 week with a friend in 2 bedroom apartment. Was very modern, clean and spacious. Very well equipped with full kitchen and laundry facilities. Lovely large balcony accessed from bedroom and lounge. Good location with sea views walking distance to beach, bars...More

    Thank pocket_rocket32
    Response from RainbowBay, Manager at Rainbow Bay ResortResponded 1 May 2015

    Thank you for your great review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again if you are ever in this part of the world.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Coolangatta
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    • Rainbow Bay Resort Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Australia
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    michelle A
    26 January 2016|
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    Response from SteveW226 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Michelle, To walk to the Tweed Heads Mall takes about 10 - 12 minutes and the shops at Coolangatta are about the same. As for your choice of room, we stayed on level 2 in unit 11, which had a good view. Levels 3 and 4... More
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    "Beautiful views with rooms facing north."
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    "Choose a centre front room - ie room 11"
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    "higher floors have a better view some of witch may be lost when construction opposite completed"
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