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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Majestic views in a tranquil bush surroundings. Luxurious, quiet n comfortable apartment, with all modern amenities. 2 night stay was not enough, will be back definately. Short walk to sandblow, where the views were amazing. Awesome relaxing in the infinity pool.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such an amazing resort with unbelievable service. Thanks Mark for the humour and hospitality, my partner and I had an unforgettable stay! The views were unreal & the apartment was Devine! We'll be back!

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Carly W for your great feedback. We love sharing this beautiful part of the world with people like you and look forward to your next visit.

Coolum Beach, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 nights stay was not long enough. Such a quite spot with magic views. The Pool was a delight and even has views. We stayed in the one bed unit and it was open and clean. Everything we needed was there. We walked to the Sand Blow and down to the Surf Club from there. There were a few privacy...

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

I agree 3 nights is never enough Sandy N. Thank you for your great feedback. We do live in a fantastic location with magical ocean views and we loved sharing it with you. We are looking forward to the next time you visit us.

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Myself and partner decided to book some last minute accomodation as we didn't want to camp in the rain for the weekend. Minus the fact we were right about the weather ;) we were sooooo glad we chose ocean palms for our accomodation. We booked a one bedroom apartment - and it was huge!! Like I mean huge! We were...

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thank for the feedback Feliciaa D. We look forward to the next time you decide to "Glamp" with us.

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed for 7 nights and it was wonderful. Amazing views with great facilities. Just a short walk to the sand blow which offered stunning views also. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the rooms spotless and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. We will definitely be back next year!

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

It was great having you here Michelle B. Carlo sand blow is truly awesome and a must do whenever in Rainbow Beach. Being so close makes it very easy to catch the sunrise or the sunset. See you next year!

Maryborough, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We were married at the restaurant over 10 years ago and stayed at the resort , returned to celebrate our ten year anniversary and still has the same immaculate standards and service. Kids loved the pool , room fully self contained with everything you need , only problem we didn't stay long enough this time , will be back again

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Toc76. 10 years is a long time between visits and we hope to see you again before the next 10.

Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Hi fellow travelers , my wife and I stayed here for a few nights in the 1 bedroom penthouse for a quick getaway and go 4wd ing around the beautiful beaches . This resort is a must for a bit of luxury , the view from the room is sensational we even seen whales from the verandah , and the...

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

Thanks Phil M. During whale season it is a definite bonus to watch them play from your apartment and glad you enjoyed the show as well as the room facilities. See you again soon.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I decided I'd like to celebrate my 61st birthday by getting away to Rainbow Beach and doing some beach driving and fishing with my husband. We hadn't been to Rainbow Beach for over 12 years and Oasis Palms Resort is on the site of the old Mikado motel, which we frequented several times a year. We were provided with a...

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you here ktay158 to celebrate your birthday. The Mikado Motor Inn occupied this site for many years before the ravages of time and termites took hold of it and we hope that the memories you have taken away from your stay at Rainbow Ocean Palms are just as fond. If you like to drive on...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is a very modern boutique complex high on a hillside near the end of a dead end road. The view north to Fraser Island and out to sea is amazing. It would be easy to spend all day on the balcony and not go out! We had a one bedroom apartment which was self contained and had everything we...

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

The views from the balconies are awesome aren't they? We are at the highest point in Rainbow Beach at the end of a dead end street which has very few permanent residents and adjacent to the national park. It sure is a very unique and quiet location!

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit We just love this place, magical waking amongst the birds with this amazing view. Worth getting up early to see the sun rise. Well equipped kitchen Comfy bed Clean and well cared for apartments Good selection of dvds Pool is amazing but too cold for us thus time! Great easy walk to the sand blow...

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RainbowOceanPalms, Manager at Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort, responded to this review

I think you just summed up why we love living here BrisbanePrivate. We think it is paradise as well and enjoyed sharing it with you. See you next time!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort is a small boutique resort positioned on the highest point in Rainbow Beach, offering panoramic ocean views to World Heritage listed Fraser Island. Nestled against Great Sandy National Park, walking trails and wildlife viewing opportunities are on your doorstep. The spacious luxury apartments open out to sweeping views of the bushland and seascape and all apartments have spa baths and quality guest toiletries with L’Occitane products featured in the penthouse apartments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort

Address: 103 - 105 Cooloola Dr, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Fraser Coast > Gympie Region > Rainbow Beach
Price Range: €132 - €233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Higher rooms would be more private”
 of 5 bubbles SandyN525, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 had a marvellous view.”
 of 5 bubbles SurreyDs, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Cigarette smoke from below apartment would come up into our apartment so if it bothers you I would check situation when booking.”
 of 5 bubbles Cat080, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you are booking as a couple, make sure you ask for a private loo!”
 of 5 bubbles 993donc, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Take care on the steps that are on the walk into town.”
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