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Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments
4 out of 5
4 Double Island Drive, Rainbow Beach, QLD
The price is AU$196 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.
1.74 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (216 reviews)

"Great location, close to beach and shops. Lovely gardens and pool too."…"

Reviewed on 7 Dec. 2020

Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments
Debbie's Place
4 out of 5
30 Kurana Street, Rainbow Beach, QLD
The price is AU$160 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.
1.58 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (514 reviews)
Best place ever

"We were so happy with our stay at Deb’s place it was more then we expected. The linen was amazing the bed comfy and spotlessly clean. We will be back for sure."…"

Reviewed on 10 Nov. 2020

Debbie's Place
Rainbow Beach Holiday Park
3.5 out of 5
308 Carlo Road, Rainbow Beach, QLD
The price is AU$93 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.
1.38 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (138 reviews)

"Really enjoyed our stay. Will be back again. Lovely facilities and park"…"

Reviewed on 25 Aug. 2020

Rainbow Beach Holiday Park
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Beach Retreat Ideal for a Couple in Quiet Location Close to Town
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1.84 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Rainbow Beach Gem

"We can highly recommend this getaway. The hosts are excellent, the apartment is beautifully decorated, well equipped and close to shops and the beach. We spent four night and thoroughly enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on 28 Nov. 2020

Beach Retreat Ideal for a Couple in Quiet Location Close to Town
Plantation Resort at Rainbow
4.5 out of 5
1 Rainbow Beach Road, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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1.82 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (217 reviews)

"Apartments are fabulous. Great location. Friendly helpful staff. Would highly recommend 🤗🤗"…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct. 2020

Plantation Resort at Rainbow
Treetops Studio Apartment, Rainbow Beach Resort.
5 Rainbow Shores Dr, U64, Rainbow Beach, QLD
The price is AU$181 per night from 29 Jan. to 30 Jan.
1.39 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Wedding visit

"Very nice and owner friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan. 2021

Treetops Studio Apartment, Rainbow Beach Resort.
Rainbow Sea Resort
5 out of 5
3 Ocean View Parade, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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1.86 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (133 reviews)

"Clean, comfortable, great location, definitely going there again"…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep. 2020

Rainbow Sea Resort
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort
4.5 out of 5
103 Cooloola Drive, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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2.3 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (152 reviews)

"The position was amazing and fantastic accommodation."…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct. 2020

Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort
Rainbow Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
12 Rainbow Shores Drive, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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1.46 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (299 reviews)

"Great location and good customer service, the stuff very supportive and helpful. All the essential information about the property was provided."…"

Reviewed on 15 May 2019

Rainbow Beach Resort
Rainbow Sands Resort
3 out of 5
42-46 Rainbow Beach Rd, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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1.66 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (327 reviews)

"Clean, inexpensive accommodation. Very friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug. 2020

Rainbow Sands Resort
2/80 Cooloola Drive - Comfortable and Cosy Unit Enjoying Ocean Views and Views to Fraser Island
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2.13 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
Perfect holiday location

"Very comfortable well appointed holiday accommodation. Very suitable for 2 couples as provides complete privacy with separate bedrooms and bathrooms up and down."…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov. 2020

2/80 Cooloola Drive - Comfortable and Cosy Unit Enjoying Ocean Views and Views to Fraser Island
The Green House - Access the beach from your own back yard + pool
The price is AU$599 per night from 26 Jan. to 27 Jan.
1.82 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Great

"Overall the property was great for us. 6 adults-4kids. 2-3-4-5. Location was great for boating & close to town."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan. 2021

The Green House - Access the beach from your own back yard + pool
32/15 Rainbow Shores - Unit Overlooking Bushland With Shared Swimming Pool, spa and Tennis Court
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1.5 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)
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Reviewed on 12 Jul. 2020

32/15 Rainbow Shores - Unit Overlooking Bushland With Shared Swimming Pool, spa and Tennis Court
19 Satinwood Drive - Natures Retreat With a bit of Sandy Feet
19 Satinwood Drive - SANDY FEET,, Rainbow Shores, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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1.53 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Great holiday destination and fantastic place. Would recommend and will definitely visit again.

"Easy to navigate the listings. Good communication with owner. Really happy with the process and our stay."…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep. 2019

19 Satinwood Drive - Natures Retreat With a bit of Sandy Feet
24 Esprit Drive - Beach Home With Open Plan Living and Walking Distance to Beach
24 Esprit Drive, CSALT - Rainbow Shores, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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1.88 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)
Perfect Family Getaway

"The house was great, perfect for 2 small families with 1 double, 1 twin and 1 bathroom at each side of the house. Could do with a really good deep clean, bathrooms and kitchen were very clean. Windows, screens, floors and ceilings not so clean. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct. 2020

24 Esprit Drive - Beach Home With Open Plan Living and Walking Distance to Beach
44 Cypress Avenue - Holiday Home in a Quiet Location, Close to Patrolled Beach and CBD
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1.23 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Excellent house for two families or one big family.

"Apart from a couple of minor things which needs fixing we couldn’t have asked for a better holiday house. Very roomy and in an excellent location. Would definitely stay there again."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan. 2020

44 Cypress Avenue - Holiday Home in a Quiet Location, Close to Patrolled Beach and CBD
9 Ibis Court - Pool, Beach, Volleyball, air Conditioning
9 Ibis Court, Rainbow Shores, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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1.92 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Little Hidden Gem

"Great location. Quiet. Neat, clean and everything you need to be comfortable. Great for 2 families. The outdoor space created lots of fun for all with Volleyball court and pool. Quick walk to beach through bush path. Highly recommend. Looking forward to coming back."…"

Reviewed on 24 Dec. 2020

9 Ibis Court - Pool, Beach, Volleyball, air Conditioning
15 Belle Court - Modern, Architect Designed, Open Plan Holiday Home With Outdoor Shower
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1.75 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Spacious house and location

"On arrival we were very happy with the house. Although close to neighbors it felt private and was in a quiet location. The fireplace worked a treat and the house warmed up quickly despite the high ceilings, concrete floors and lots of glass windows. The property backs on to an easy bush track to ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug. 2019

15 Belle Court - Modern, Architect Designed, Open Plan Holiday Home With Outdoor Shower
43 Double Island Drive - Two Level Holiday Home With Swimming Pool. Located Close to Beach and CBD
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2.07 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
Rainbow Beach

"Lovely place. Plenty of room."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep. 2020

43 Double Island Drive - Two Level Holiday Home With Swimming Pool. Located Close to Beach and CBD
Freedom Hostel
20 Spectrum St, Rainbow Beach, QLD
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1.58 km from city centre
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Visiting Rainbow Beach

Travelers to Rainbow Beach give high marks for the beaches. Tourists can also enjoy all the city has to offer including its rainforests.

  • There are 9 hotels and other accommodations in Rainbow Beach
  • The closest major airport is in Maroochydore, QLD (MCY-Sunshine Coast) 77.7 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Rainbow Beach

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Phil Rogers Park, Rainbow Beach, and Carlo Sand Blow. In the area, you'll also find Inskip Point and Great Sandy National Park.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 9 hotels and other lodging options to select from in Rainbow Beach. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Plantation Resort at Rainbow - This 4.5-star apartment features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and beach locale.
  • Debbie's Place - Our customers like the beach locale and clean, comfortable rooms at this apartment. Amenities at this 4-star apartment include free WiFi and free parking.
  • Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort - This 4.5-star apartment features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia customers like its beach locale and pool.

Dressing for Rainbow Beach

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 81°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 69°F
  • From April to June, the average is 78°F during the day and 56°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 75°F during the day and 56°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 81°F as the daytime average and 63°F as the nighttime average
  • About 37.91 inches of rain falls on Rainbow Beach each year
  • December and January are usually the hottest months averaging 81°F, while July and August are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 57°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Rainbow Beach?
Based on our traveller data, Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments is one of the top choices for your stay. This 4-star apartment offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It is located a short 11-minute walk from Rainbow Beach. Other good choices for your visit include Rainbow Beach Holiday Park and Debbie’s Place.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Rainbow Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the top deals on offer in Rainbow Beach.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday in Rainbow Beach?
Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments is a top 4-star apartment on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and in-room kitchens. Other good choices to stay with the children include Rainbow Beach Holiday Park and Rainbow Sea Resort. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Phil Rogers Park.
What's the best place to stay for a couple visiting Rainbow Beach?
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort is a favourite 4.5-star apartment for couples, and features an outdoor pool and wedding services. Other good choices for a stay with your sweetheart include Plantation Resort at Rainbow and Debbie’s Place.
What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Rainbow Beach?
Debbie’s Place is a top 4-star beach apartment offering free WiFi and free parking, located within a short 12-minute walk of Rainbow Beach . Other good choices for your beach trip include Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments and Rainbow Sands Resort.
What's the best high-end hotel in Rainbow Beach?
Plantation Resort at Rainbow is a 4.5-star hotel with a bar and an outdoor pool, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort and Rainbow Sea Resort are other upscale choices for your holiday.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Rainbow Beach?
Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments is a popular 4-star apartment featuring an outdoor pool, free WiFi and free self-parking. A couple of other options that offer an on-site pool include Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort and Rainbow Sands Resort.

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