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Rainbow Sands Resort

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Overview of Rainbow Sands Resort

Rainbow Sands Resort

3 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPhil Rogers Park10 min walk
  • Popular LocationRainbow Beach10 min walk
  • Popular LocationCarlo Sand Blow14 min walk

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About this area

Rainbow Beach

Rainbow Sands Resort is located near the beach and in an area with good shopping. Inskip Point is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Carlo Sand Blow and Rainbow Beach.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Phil Rogers Park - 10 min walk
  • Rainbow Beach - 10 min walk
  • Cooloola Great Walk North Trailhead - 13 min walk
  • Carlo Sand Blow - 14 min walk
  • Double Island Point Conservation Park - 50 min drive

Getting around

  • Maroochydore, QLD (MCY-Sunshine Coast) - 122 min drive


  • Cafe Jilarty at Rainbow - 6 min walk
  • Arcobaleno on the Beach - 6 min walk
  • Rainbow Beach Hotel - 6 min walk
  • Rainbow Beach Surf Life saving Club - 7 min walk
  • Food Sans Borders - 5 min drive

About this property

Rainbow Sands Resort

3-star motel, walk to Rainbow Beach
This smoke-free motel features an outdoor pool, barbecues and free self-parking. All 24 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus balconies or patios and TVs with digital channels. Electric kettles, free tea bags/instant coffee and ceiling fans are among the other amenities available to guests.
Rainbow Sands Resort offers 24 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a ceiling fan. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Televisions come with premium digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves.
Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Property amenities

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan


  • Towels


  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio


  • Connecting rooms available

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Check-in from 2 PM - 5:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Rainbow Sands Resort
Rainbow Sands
Rainbow Sands Resort Motel
Rainbow Sands Resort Rainbow Beach
Rainbow Sands Resort Motel Rainbow Beach

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Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 121 out of 323 reviews
5 - Excellent 37%
Rating 4 - Good. 141 out of 323 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 45 out of 323 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 323 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 323 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Peaceful, everything I need, short walk to the beach
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Have stayed at Rainbow Sands a couple of times now, always find it clean and tidy with friendly staff. Walking distance to pubs, clubs, restaurants and patrolled beach. Highly recommend.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Handy location to shops and opposite sports club. Good value for cost. Pool and grounds could be better maintained including ground floor terrace which was also dirty.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service
The Apartment # 1 needs some serious refurbishment. Especially the bathroom. Receptionist was very welcoming and obliging.
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2020