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Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Rainbow Beach Holiday Park
Rainbow Beach Holiday Park
3.5 out of 5
308 Carlo Road, Rainbow Beach, QLD
The price is AU$90 per night

Rainbow Beach Holiday Park: Campsite with free WiFi and free parking. Located on a river.

3.9/5Good! (62 reviews)
Rainbow Beach Holiday Park
Rainbow Sands Resort
Rainbow Sands Resort
3 out of 5
42-46 Rainbow Beach Rd, Rainbow Beach, QLD

Rainbow Sands Resort: Motel with free WiFi and free parking. Guests love the helpful staff!

4.2/5Excellent! (210 reviews)
Rainbow Sands Resort
Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments
Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments
4 out of 5
4 Double Island Drive, Rainbow Beach, QLD
The price is AU$193 per night

Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments: Family apartment building with free WiFi and free parking. Guests love the location!

4.6/5Wonderful! (139 reviews)
Rainbow Getaway Holiday Apartments
Plantation Resort at Rainbow
Plantation Resort at Rainbow
4.5 out of 5
1 Rainbow Beach Road, Rainbow Beach, QLD

Plantation Resort at Rainbow: Luxury apartment building with free WiFi and free parking. Located by the sea.

4.8/5Exceptional! (176 reviews)
Plantation Resort at Rainbow
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort
4.5 out of 5
103 Cooloola Drive, Rainbow Beach, QLD

Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort: Luxury apartment building with free WiFi and free parking. Located near the beach.

4.8/5Exceptional! (110 reviews)
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort
Debbie's Place
Debbie's Place
4 out of 5
30 Kurana Street, Rainbow Beach, QLD
The price is AU$146 per night

Debbie's Place: Apartment building with free WiFi and free parking. Located by the ocean.

4.8/5Exceptional! (229 reviews)
Debbie's Place
Rainbow Sea Resort
Rainbow Sea Resort
5 out of 5
3 Ocean View Parade, Rainbow Beach, QLD

Rainbow Sea Resort: Luxury apartment building with free WiFi and free parking. Guests love the beach locale!

4.7/5Exceptional! (109 reviews)
Rainbow Sea Resort
Rainbow Beach Resort
Rainbow Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
12 Rainbow Shores Drive, Rainbow Beach, QLD

Rainbow Beach Resort: Family apartment building with free parking and 3 outdoor pools. Located by the ocean.

4.1/5Very Good! (164 reviews)
Rainbow Beach Resort
Treetops Studio Apartment, Rainbow Beach Resort
Treetops Studio Apartment, Rainbow Beach Resort
5 Rainbow Shores Dr, U64, Rainbow Beach, QLD
The price is AU$145 per night

Treetops Studio Apartment, Rainbow Beach Resort: Apartment building with a hot tub and parking. Located near whale watching.

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Treetops Studio Apartment, Rainbow Beach Resort

Top luxury Rainbow Beach hotel deals

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Plantation Resort at Rainbow
Plantation Resort at Rainbow
4.5 out of 5
1 Rainbow Beach Road, Rainbow Beach, QLD

Plantation Resort at Rainbow: Luxury apartment building with free WiFi and free parking. Located by the sea.

4.8/5Exceptional! (176 reviews)
Plantation Resort at Rainbow
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort
4.5 out of 5
103 Cooloola Drive, Rainbow Beach, QLD

Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort: Luxury apartment building with free WiFi and free parking. Located near the beach.

4.8/5Exceptional! (110 reviews)
Rainbow Ocean Palms Resort
Rainbow Sea Resort
Rainbow Sea Resort
5 out of 5
3 Ocean View Parade, Rainbow Beach, QLD

Rainbow Sea Resort: Luxury apartment building with free WiFi and free parking. Guests love the beach locale!

4.7/5Exceptional! (109 reviews)
Rainbow Sea Resort

Accommodation In Rainbow Beach

Taking its name from its colourful cliffs and sand dunes, Rainbow Beach is the gateway to stunning Fraser Island, and so much more! A beautiful spot for paragliding and skydiving, Rainbow Beach has natural sights like the Carlo Sand Blow within walking distance of the scenic town centre. Whether you’re en route to Fraser or just looking for a place to escape the crowds, book your Rainbow Beach hotel with us and find your pot of gold.

History

Rainbow Beach’s sands are thought to have begun forming since the last Ice Age, with iron oxide and vegetable dyes giving them their amazing mix of over 70 colours. A local Kabi legend tells of a rainbow-coloured god who was smashed into pieces on the cliffs in a fight with an evil man. The town was accessible only by boat until 1969, when roads were built to accommodate the local sandmining industry. Sandmining lasted until 1976, and now Rainbow Beach is a quiet town with a population of just over 1000 and an influx of thousands more visitors every year!

Things to Do

Don’t miss your chance to visit Carlo Sand Blow! Named after a member of Captain Cook’s deck crew, it’s made up of 15 hectares of sand mass and offers spectacular views of coloured sand and ocean. You might also catch hang-gliders launching from the top of its cliff, or whales moving about in the ocean between August and October. And it’s only a short bushwalk from Cooloola Drive, close to the main part of town.

The Great Sandy National Park covers 2,196 square kilometres and can be accessed via 4WD. Deserted beaches, bush, wildflowers and lakes await you. For a refreshing swim, take a bushwalk to Poona Lake, which you can access from Rainbow Beach Road.

If you’re an adrenaline junkie or just love a good view, Rainbow Beach has hang-gliding, paragliding or skydiving with impressive views over Carlo Sand Blow and Fraser Island. Now that’s worth overcoming your fear of heights for!

Close to the main swimming beach, you’ll find the town’s main strip on Rainbow Beach Road, with cafes, shops and a nice big green park.

Getting There

For a colourful time, book a flight to Brisbane or Maroochydore with us and hire a car or catch a bus to Rainbow Beach. If you want to continue onto Fraser Island, take a look at our Fraser Island hotels.

Need insider tips on must-see attractions in Rainbow Beach? Check out our Rainbow Beach travel guide!

How much is a hotel room in Rainbow Beach?

Hotels in Rainbow Beach start at AU$90 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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