Swell Sculpture Festival 2017

Mark September in your diary to head to the Gold Coast and be a part of the free Swell Sculpture Festival 2017, this year celebrating its 15th year.  The Currumbin foreshore will host this years event. The exhhibition is open all hours with information  hubs setup along the 1 km walkway offering information.  Join locals and visitors as they flock to view this years creations, join in the interactive displays and view thought provoking pieces. This 10 day festival also features a range of children`s workshops, twilight walks, workshops and live music…something for everyone. Get creative and participate in a sculpture workshop, life drawing on the beach or enjoy tai chi or yoga. For more information on this must see Gold Coast event, visit the Swell Festival website. For great accommodation close to the festival, Bayview apartments at Rainbow Bay on the Gold Coast is the ideal option.

Swell festival Gold Coast

Swell festival Gold Coast

Gold Coast Accommodation

Bayview apartments offer a great range of beachfront apartment accommodation at Rainbow Bay on the Gold Coast. All apartments are fully self contained with well equipped kitchens, laundry facilities and modern decor. Spacious balconies offer stunning ocean views towards Surfers Paradise. Ideally located, patrolled beaches and world class surf breaks are a short walk away as is Coolangatta. Shopping and dining options abound at nearby Coolangatta. Follow the picturesque boardwalk as it hugs the coastline past Greenmount and into Coolangatta. For a night out, head to Twin Towns and be spoilt for choice with 7 days a week you can enjoy free entertainment suitable for all the family.

With September just around the corner, today is the time to give us a ring at Bayview apartments to book your Gold Coast accommodation for the 2017 Swell festival.


School Holiday Accommodation at Rainbow Bay

Now is the perfect time to book your accommodation at Rainbow Bay for the upcoming September school holidays. The weather is perfect, the water is inviting and there is lots on offer for Gold Coast holiday makers.  Great shopping, fantastic water based activities, walking tracks, Gold Coast theme parks, restaurants and lots of great places to read a book and relax.  All this is at your fingertips when you stay at Rainbow Bay at the southern end of the Gold Coast. Bayview Apartments is the perfect choice with a fantastic beachside location, great family sized apartments and awesome facilities.

Rainbow Bay Accommodation

Bayview Apartments are located directly opposite patrolled Rainbow Bay beach and a short walk to Snapper Rocks for the surfing enthusiast. These spacious apartments are fully self-contained, individually furnished and feature large balconies with stunning ocean views. The kids will love the resort style pool with heated spa, full sized tennis court, games room and outdoor undercover bbq area.

Discover the local area via the beachside walking paths that lead to Point Danger and Coolangatta with its choice of shopping, restaurants and entertainment. With so much to see and do, the Gold Coast is an ideal holiday destination these school holidays and Bayview apartments at Rainbow Bay are the ideal accommodation choice for your family’s next holiday.

Ring us today to secure your Rainbow Bay accommodation at Bayview Apartments….we’d love to see you soon.

Gold Coast Holidays

Pack your bags and head out for that Gold Coast holiday that you had been postponing for so many months. This is the perfect time to head out to Gold Coast for the ultimate holiday beach experience. The calm and warm water of the sea would call out to you to take a plunge the minute you step onto the sandy beach.

Not everyone has similar tastes and preferences when it comes to holidays but you can rest assured that when you head out to a coastal city to take a few days off, everyone would find Gold Coast activities that they will enjoy. There is plenty of Gold Coast shopping to be done at Pacific Fair, Robina Town Centre and the discount outlet Harbour Town . There is the local cuisine and the local delicacies which must be tries especially the ones with the seafood, which can never be as fresh anywhere in the country as they are on the coast. Apart from these one can enjoy water sports, drives along the coast and hinterland, sightseeing and adrenalin rushing Gold Coast Theme Parks to explore. The Gold Coast has a lot to offer to the people who come to pay it a visit.


Accommodation on the Gold Coast at Rainbow Bay

When you start planning your Gold Coast holiday, you should think carefully about the place where you would stay. If you are looking for comfortable and fully self contained Rainbow Bay accommodation, then Bayview Apartments are the answer.

This Rainbow Bay Resort offers excellent services and well maintained and clean rooms. They offer holiday apartments which provide excellent views of the ocean, beach and the Surfers Paradise skyline. With great resort facilities onsite and a relaxed location, Rainbow Bay at the southern end of the Gold Coast is the ideal holiday destination and Bayview Apartments are the ideal Rainbow Bay Gold Coast accommodation option for your next Gold Coast holiday.

Rainbow Bay Beachside Accommodation

Few resorts can match this wonderful Rainbow Bay beachside accommodation. Bayview Rainbow Bay Apartments overlook some of the most famous parts of the Gold Coast. Just around the corner in Snapper Rocks is where you can catch the Gold Coast Superbank, starting from Snapper Rocks is an amazing surf break that can continue as far as Kirra. Indeed this has been the stomping ground for guys like Mick Fanning and Joel Parkinson. Even if you don’t spot them out there, you should be able to watch some superb surfing action, if you’re not in the middle of it yourself.

Beachside Holiday Accommodation on the Gold Coast

Bayview beachside holiday accommodation is undeniably one of the hidden treasures in the Southern Gold Coast. With fifteen stories of one and two bedroom apartments in a choice of ratings from standard to exceptional, you can get to choose your level of luxury and view of course. All apartments share the same layouts, and were built in a time when open plan living meant generously proportioned spaces.

You’ll find too, the kitchens are fully equipped with all the mod cons. Eat-in, or eat outside on the balcony. Downstairs in the entertainment area beside the tennis court is the outdoor dining pavilion along with the BBQ. What resort is complete without a BBQ? Also included in the resort facilities is the in-ground swimming pool and it’s proudly kidney shaped, with a heated spa pool nestled in the nape of the pool. It’s a very cute arrangement. If you enjoy lounging beside the pool, pull up a lounger under the sun umbrella and you’re set.

Don’t forget Tweed Heads which is just a few minutes away and makes a great day trip. There are plenty of activities, but the one we think is special is the Tweed Heads Bowling Club. Not your grandads bowling club, the Tweed Heads club sports a fantastic family restaurant with some pretty special dishes created from locally produced and regionally sourced meat, poultry and produce.

Indeed, there are few resorts that can match this wonderful Rainbow Bay beachside accommodation. The Bayview Rainbow Bay Apartments in one of the quieter corners the Gold Coast has a lot to offer. Discover for yourself the charms of Rainbow Bay. Book now.

Greenmount Beach Holiday Accommodation

Our Greenmount Beach holiday accommodation is one of the loveliest resorts on the Gold Coast. This beachside apartment complex provides visitors to the Gold Coast a familiar and friendly accommodation option. Built in the twentieth century, these apartments offer the twenty first century traveller with a trip down memory lane. Bayview Rainbow Bay Apartments are ideal for couples and families with spacious fully self contained one and two bedroom apartments.  Many of the apartments have been refurbished to an exceptional standard, but all share the same generous foot plan and space. You’ll find fully equipped kitchens with dishwasher, microwave, oven and cook top and not one but two balconies — front and rear. The apartment can be kept cool with cross ventilation. Another welcome design hangover from the twentieth century that is more natural, healthy and better for the environment.

Resort Accommodation at Greenmount

This original resort located near Greenmount features great onsite facilities such as the full-sized lawn tennis court. The feeling is such that it would not be out of place to expect Rod Laver or Fred Perry to come out for a hit, fanciful as it might seem. Adjacent to the court is the outdoor dining pavilion complete with barbeque, perfect for a post game meal.

There’s also the kidney-shaped pool in the entertainment area as well, with the heated spa pool hugging the nape of the swimming pool. Just across the road is children’s playground. It’s the perfect distraction for families with young kids and covered with shade cloth as well. A little further beyond is patrolled Rainbow Bay beach, perfect for families. If you’re looking for a convenient holiday destination with everything within walking distance, then Rainbow Bay really is worthy of consideration.

Our Greenmount Beach holiday accommodation really is one of the loveliest resorts on the Gold Coast and we’d love to have you come and stay with us at the Bayview Rainbow Bay Apartments. Why not book today?

Whale Watching Gold Coast

The 2017 whale watching season has begun. Don’t miss your chance of getting up close with these amazing creatures on a day out of one of the Gold Coast whale watching tours.

Excellent, amazing, awesome, fascinating…these are just a few words that people have used to describe their Gold Coast whale watching encounters. With the onset of winter, cooler air and water temperatures also mean the start of the whale watching season along the eastern seaboard. With numbers increasing over the last 10 years or so, you are now guaranteed of whale sightings with most companies giving a 100% guarantee of whale sightings on their tours. You will find the crew on board to be knowledgeable and more than happy to share their passion of these amazing mammals with their guests. Choose from morning or evening cruises on these luxury whale watching vessels with uniquely designed whale watching platforms that allow guests to be close to water line and a guaranteed rail position to see these creatures.  With these gently giants heading from the freezing southern waters to the ‘warmer’ waters to breed and mate they seem to make time to frolic and this is when we get to see the much sought after natural behaviours of these whales displayed. From tail slapping, tail lifting, breaching and spy hopping those lucky enough to witness are left with life time memories of these amazing creatures and their whale watching experience on the Gold Coast.

Accommodation at Rainbow Bay on the Gold Coast

With many people coming to the Gold Coast for these unique experiences they are also looking for suitable accommodation on the Gold Coast to relax after this experience.  Bay View Apartments at Rainbow Bay at the southern end of the Gold Coast is the perfect accommodation choice. Offering 2 bedroom fully self contained apartments each with a spacious north facing balcony for your enjoyment. Sit back and relax as you take in the ocean views and the skyline towards Surfers Paradise. The perfect spot to sit and enjoy the morning sun with a coffee and the daily paper. These spacious Rainbow Bay apartments are perfect for the entire family and also feature a back balcony for hinterland views. With full kitchen and laundry facilities, it is the perfect accommodation choice for a quick getaway or a longer stay on the Gold Coast.

Everyone with enjoy the resort facilities that include a full sized tennis court, adjacent undercover bbq and entertainment facility and resort style pool with heated spa. With friendly and knowledgeable onsite managers to book all your Gold Coast activities including whale watching you can rest assured you are in safe hands.

Rainbow Bay is the perfect location for families with the beach being both patrolled and protected by the headland. A great place at both high and low tide with the rock pools a family favourite activity. Surfers will love this position with Snapper Rocks to its east. With great beach side parks, bbq areas and walking paths, it is fantastic for families. The Rainbow Bay surf club is the ideal venue for a few quiet drinks in the evening or a great meal with stunning ocean views and a friendly, welcoming atmosphere.

Pack the running shoes and follow the coastal path that runs along the front of Rainbow Bay, up to Point Danger and then back to Coolangatta and beyond. With stunning views you will find the walk relaxing. Keep your eyes peeled for whales and dolphins at Point Danger. Stop for a coffee or a meal at Coolangatta with its range of dining, shopping and entertainment options. Visit this area on the second Sunday of every month and you will find the Coolangatta markets being held. These markets have on offer everything from fresh fruit and vegies to souvenirs, arts and crafts, jewellery and skin care.  You will find something for everyone and the perfect location for gift buying for family and friends.

Winter needn’t be a time to stay indoors…ring us today to book great accommodation at Rainbow Bay on the Gold Coast and take advantage of the current whale watching season on the Gold Coast to get up close to these amazing creatures of the deep. The Gold Coast is the perfect choice for a short or long break and whale watching is a great activity that will form lifetime memories.

Rainbow Bay Family Accommodation

Family holidays are a time to cherish and enjoy each others company. Finding the perfect destination and appropriate accommodation suitable for the family can be difficult. Rainbow Bay on the Gold Coast and Bay View Apartments tick all the boxes when it comes to being family friendly.

Accommodation at Rainbow Bay

Families will love these 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom spacious and fully self contained Rainbow Bay apartments complete with lifts. The open plan living and wide north facing balconies give a feeling of spaciousness as calm. Being fully self contained with full laundry and kitchen facilities on hand, they are perfectly equipped for self catering.

Resort facilities include an inground pool with heated spa in a secure fenced off area at the front of the resort. Hire tennis racquets and balls and enjoy a game of tennis on the full sized court at the rear of the resort along with its bbq facilities and undercover seating area. The indoor games room with ping pong and fuse ball table is also popular.

Our great location means you can walk out of your Rainbow Bay Accommodation and walk across the road to parkland and bbq facilities and children’s playground. A real draw card is the patrolled beach on your doorstep. Rainbow Bay is fully patrolled with a white sandy beach and rock pools at low tide….great for exploring. For the confident surfer, the popular surf break of Snapper Rocks is also a draw card.

Wander the waterside paths towards Coolangatta or up to Point Danger. Explore this area with its restaurants, shopping, cafes and entertainment options.

With so much to do for families in the Rainbow Bay area of the Gold Coast, it is the ideal location for a family holiday and Rainbow Bay Apartments are the perfect choice in Rainbow Bay Family Accommodation.

Greenmount Accommodation Coolangatta

In need of a beachside break on the Gold Coast? The Southern Gold Coast area is the ideal destination and it is here you will find a fantastic range of Greenmount accommodation at Coolangatta on offer. Known as the ‘quieter end’ of the Gold Coast, Greenmount and Coolangatta offer a relaxed vibe, a great beach side location with stunning views, world famous surf breaks, family friendly beaches and awesome dining choices whilst being only a short distance from the hum of Surfers Paradise. Enjoy the best of both worlds with great Gold Coast attractions such as the theme parks and shopping centres all easily accessible. Return to your beach side haven after a day out to enjoy the relaxed ambience of your Greenmount accommodation Coolangatta.

Holiday Accommodation at Greenmount

Bayview apartments offers guests a great range of fully self contained and individually furnished 2 bedroom apartments. Perfect for singles, couples, families and groups, these spacious apartments feature generously sized balconies with stunning views. Enjoy stunning ocean vistas from the main balcony, this is the ideal location for your morning coffee or to enjoy a Gold Coast sunrise, check out the Snapper Rocks surf break or spot a whale. The smaller balcony from the main bedroom overlooks the local area towards the hinterland and is the ideal location to enjoy the sunset.

Enjoy great onsite facilities including resort style pool, heated spa, full sized tennis court and games room.

For beachside Greenmount accommodation Coolangatta that oozes relaxation, book your next holiday accommodation at Bayview Apartments, you won’t be sorry.


Southern Gold Coast Accommodation

Located just seconds from the beach and walking distance to restaurants, cafes and boutiques this Southern Gold Coast accommodation option is the best holiday destination you will find. You and your family will not be disappointed when you holiday at Coolangatta. Be sure to pack your surf board with the world renowned surf beaches at Snapper Rocks and Duranbah not too far from your resort. For those wanting to learn to surf, Greenmount Beach is a perfect option. The protected waters here provide the ideal learn to surf waves with a number of surf schools operating in the local area. These holidays why not try something a little different.

Beachfront Accommodation Gold Coast

Our 1 and 2 bedroom fully self contained apartments at this beachfront resort feature a master bedroom with ensuite, fully equipped kitchen, a generous sized balcony offering stunning ocean views and spacious interiors. With plenty of room for all the family, this Gold Coast resort accommodation will become  your home away from home.  Wander out of your resort to find yourself on the beach with the protected swimming area in front of you. The whole family with love the parkland on the beach foreshore with its playground and bbq areas. Ideal after a day on the beach and perfect for relaxed dining at any time of the day.

Take advantage of the onsite resort facilities which include a resort style pool, heated spa, full sized tennis court, bbq and undercover area and games room. For your next getaway, choose Coolangatta at the Southern end of the Gold Coast…you won’t be disappointed with this area offering stunning beaches and a relaxed vibe along with great Southern Gold Coast accommodation options.


Accommodation near Tweed Heads

For accommodation near Tweed Heads, Bayview Apartments provides a handy base for holiday makers seeking to access the leisure areas of the Gold Coast and the Northern coastal regions of NSW. With Rainbow Bay sitting at a handy distance from Main Beach, Burleigh Heads and Southport on the Gold Coast, and Tweed Heads just around the point and Byron Bay a leisurely 50 minute drive, Rainbow Bay really does hit the convenience hotspot.

With spacious, north facing, 2 bedroom fully self-contained Rainbow Bay apartments, each with breath-taking ocean views, and only a few steps from one of the prettiest beaches on the Gold Coast, you will be staying in one of the Gold Coasts best kept secrets.

Bayview Apartments have undergone some renovations and upgrades, improving the aesthetics of the complex, while retaining the charm and proportions of a resort built in the 70s. All apartments have designed to take advantage of the gentle ocean cross breeze. Ideal for the perfect nights sleep.

For day time beach activities, the Gold Coast is your oyster with a very safe family beach in view, and superb surfing spots like Snapper Rock, D’Bar and Point Danger quite literally around the corner. Snapper Rock forms the entrance of the legendary “Superbank”, considered one of the finest and consistent hollow waves that you could ever get the chance to surf in the world. The swell which often reaches six to eight feet, can transport you in one wave from Snapper Rocks to Kirra — a distance of almost two kilometres.

So, for great value accommodation near Tweed Heads that puts you in proximity to lots of good holiday fun, book your holidays at Bayview Apartments.