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    Plantation Resort at Rainbow

    1 Rainbow Beach Rd, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good21%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Accessible rooms
    Rooftop Terrace
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 277 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Stayed for 3 nights in a one bedroom apartment (it has 3 bedrooms and can sleep 6 but only booked one so other two were locked, as was second bathroom) in very comfortable and well-equipped rooms. Large kitchen and living area and adjoining bedroom with...More

    Thank Conal C
    Response from PlantationManagement, Front Office Manager at Plantation Resort at RainbowResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you so much for your review Conal C. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at The Plantation Resort and that our units met your standards. We hope to see you back at our resort one day. Please call us direct...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Blown away with the size of the apartment we were staying in and how functional it was. The upstairs terrace was amazing as well. Is close to the beach, shops and plenty of dining options. Staff were helpful and resolved our safe needing to be...More

    Thank Michelle B
    Response from PlantationManagement, General Manager at Plantation Resort at RainbowResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Michelle, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back anytime! Thanks, Melissa

    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    Had a fantastic stay at the resort. Stayed in a two bedroom Penthouse apartment with private rooftop terrace(perfect place to watch the sun set). Apartment was excellent. Everything in the apartment worked and the apartment was very clean. Nothing more than a 2 minute walk...More

    Thank rubesandmatt
    Response from PlantationManagement, Manager at Plantation Resort at RainbowResponded 14 August 2017

    Thank you Rubesandmatt, we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our location. We really are lucky to be where we are in Rainbow Beach, so close to beach and also the town centre. We agree, those sunsets are pretty amazing...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    What a lovely place to stay Very comfortable and clean. Comfy bed. Gorgeous views Reception staff are exceptional very helpful and pleasing. It was my husband's 60th birthday and there was a bottle of bubbly in fridge and a card. They also organised a cake...More

    Thank 138Sue
    Response from PlantationManagement, Manager at Plantation Resort at RainbowResponded 14 August 2017

    Thankyou 138Sue! We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay for this very special occasion and we hope to see you back in the near future. Kind Regards, Melissa

    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    Wow, what a lovely spot. We recently spent 3 nights at this resort. I would highly recommend this place for the location, size, style and comfort of the rooms. We were on the middle floor so enjoyed views overlooking the ocean. Each apartment has it's...More

    Thank Erika V
    Response from PlantationManagement, General Manager at Plantation Resort at RainbowResponded 7 August 2017

    Thank you Erika for taking the time to review our resort. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we will happy to welcome you back. Thank you for all of your feedback, we will be sure to address the dust, as...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$187 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Queensland >
    • Fraser Coast >
    • Gympie Region >
    • Rainbow Beach
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    melbchick
    25 May 2017|
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    Response from TravellerPete1475 | Reviewed this property |
    I think you will find the weather very warm to hot in November and the pool will be perfect for a dip. I don't work there so call them and ask. They are nice reception staff. Enjoy, it is lovely there!
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    23 September 2015|
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    Response from PlantationManagement | Property representative |
    Hi Elise, Unfortunately we do not have a restaurant inside the resort itself, however we are right in the main street of Rainbow Beach and within a 1 minute walk to quite a few different cafes that offer breakfast... More
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    "If you want peace and quiet, opt for a top level apartment as the rooms are not sound proof and noise carries..."
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    "Stay for a month. Stay on the top floor for the roof top views."
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    "Level one or two are the best with ocean views"
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    "go for top floor - with seafront views if possible. Investigate nearby hotel, Italian restaurant, 'Coffee..."
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