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    Rainbow Bay Resort

    265 Boundary St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    The managers Shane and Susan have been running the complex for only 9 weeks they were friendly and helpful.The rooms are clean and tidy and have everthing you need. It has secure parking for your own unit.It is walking distance to coffee shops,surf club, twin...More

    1  Thank V6440HAcarol
    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    We stayed here for about 6 nights, and chose this place for it's proximity to the beach, D-bar, the surf clubs and Coolangatta main strip (all within walking distance). The apartment itself was very large. Plenty of room for a family (2 adults, 1 child)....More

    1  Thank Aron P
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    This review does not reflect the management who we found respectful of our privacy and kept the whole block well managed, clean and organised. The pool was always clean and our kids enjoyed it. The carpark and security and all common grounds well managed. Issues...More

    Thank watsonfam
    Response from RainbowBay, Manager at Rainbow Bay ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback. We are terribly sorry you feel ripped off. We will have a look at everything you have mentioned and fix it up. Thank you Susan

    Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

    This place is good but it is also very tired all be it in good nick When they say air conditioned the only room is the lounge room not the apartment You also have to take your trash out to a big commercial bin outside...More

    Thank Golden B
    Response from RainbowBay, Manager at Rainbow Bay ResortResponded 4 June 2017

    Thank you for your Review. Two nights stay at the Resort attracts a higher price. The apartments are for guests staying for 5 nights or longer and it is a cheaper option to book self serviced apartments. Very few of our guests have a problem...More

    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    We had 3 amazing nights in a 3 bedroom apartment. Beautiful views and you could sit out front or back of the top floor depending on weather! Heaps of room for 3 couples, easy walk to restaurants, surf club and beaches.More

    1  Thank tmwilson3
    Response from RainbowBay, Manager at Rainbow Bay ResortResponded 17 March 2017

    Thank you for your great review. Our Rooftop Penthouse is very large being over three levels of living space and can accommodate a large family or family get together easily. The rooftop as you say has 360* views and plenty of outdoor furniture to enjoy....More

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    michelle A
    25 January 2016|
    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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