Rose Bay Resort

  • Rose Bay Resort
    Rose Bay Resort
  • Rose Bay Resort
    Rose Bay Resort
  • Rose Bay Resort
    Rose Bay Resort
  • Rose Bay Resort
    Rose Bay Resort
  • Rose Bay Resort
    Rose Bay Resort
  • Rose Bay Resort
    Rose Bay Resort
  • Rose Bay Resort
    Rose Bay Resort
  • Rose Bay Resort
    Rose Bay Resort
Studio, 1 & 2 b/room apartments and 2 b/room penthouse suites perfectly located for a relaxed tropical holiday. Unsurpassed views over the Coral Sea to Gloucester Island. Secluded beach.
AAA 4.5 STARS Self Catering Accommodation

Absolute Beachfront Apartments - Absolutely Stunning

Bowen, QLD [Location map...]

Minimum nights: 2
Availability and Pricing
For  night.
Estimated price:

Average Rating Guest reviews average: 4.7/5

From $160 to $300 couple per night
"Locaion was perfect-close enough to home for easy access and just far enoghjth to know we'd been away. "
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Megan, -Jun '10

"I fell in LOVE with this place. We stayed in the penthouse and will be back. This place is AMAZING!! Bowen doesn't look like much on the drive in but once you are at rose bay you are in heaven!!"
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Sandi, VIC -Nov '09

"Lovely studio room with magnificent view over ocean and islands. Hosts very courteous and obliging. Will defiely stay again."
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Valerie, QLD -Oct '09

"i really nice place, beautiful view and lovely rooms"
   Guest rating: 5/5 - Cassie, QLD -Jun '08

"Good friendly service.Clean & great accomodation"
   Guest rating: 4/5 - Christine, QLD -Feb '08

"Facilities, decor, staff were excellent. Location was ideal, right on the beach and park."
   Guest rating: 4/5 - Marcia, QLD -Oct '07

Holiday unit, Holiday apartment, Self-contained apartment, Serviced apartment

Air conditioned & ceiling fans
Fully equipped kitchen & laundry
Lift access to all levels
Heated Pool
Undercover carparking
Cable TV & DVD
Internet access
Direct dial phone into all apartments
Continental Breakfast available
On site manager
Tour booking office

Languages spoken: English(Conversation)

"Beautiful Spot! Exceeded all expectations and would definitely return again. Friendly, professional and efficient staff. Clean, well equipped & furnished, comfortable apartments."

"Don't change a thing - Just Perfect"

"Great time, great view, great service, great unit."

"A treasure to be found. It was a delight to stay here & will recommend to our friends."

"Have travelled the world and your location matches anything I have seen."


Nestled on a secluded beach away from the rest of the world, ROSE BAY RESORT offers the perfect getaway to relax & enjoy peace and tranquility. Situated on absolute beachfront of award winning Rose Bay, with unsurpassed sea and island views over the sparking turquoise waters of the Coral Sea you will be totally mesmerized by the proximity of the ocean. With only a few footsteps, you will find yourself in a tropical holiday paradise.

Blessed with a tropical climate of sun filled days, Rose Bay Resort in Bowen is located 40 minutes north of Airlie Beach, the gateway to the 74 magical Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef.

Bowen Travel offer transport to/from Proserpine (Whitsunday Coast) airport located 1 hour south of Bowen. Alternatively fly into Mackay (2 hours south of Bowen) or Townsville (2+ hours north of Bowen) and hire a car for your holiday. Virgin Blue and Europcar offer specials regularly on their website. Car hire is also available in Bowen.

Bowen also has a small light plane airstrip a few minutes from the town centre for private plane use.

Bus services call into Bowen daily and Bowen Transit have regular scheduled services to Rose Bay. Taxis are available in bowen and a number of the Hotels/Bistros/Cafes offer a courtesy bus to allow an enjoyable, carefree and safe evening.

Activities in Bowen

With the Coral Sea as your front yard, you could lose yourself for hours snorkeling, fishing, swimming or taking one of the many bush walking tracks to discover more of Bowen's pristine beaches. Have a round of golf on the beachfront Queens Beach Golf Course.

Diving and snorkelling activities can be booked by Reception. Fishing trips are also available.

Stroll through the town to view the Murals recounting the colourful story of Bowen's history. Wander through the Markets at Queens Beach or Hansen Park (March-December) or join a social game of lawn bowls at one of the 3 Bowling Clubs.

Dine at Three Sixty on the Hill Restaurant with fabulous views, or enjoy the well known Horseshoe Bay Cafe for lunch or dinner. Grab a special deal at the Grandview Hotel in town, or some local fresh seafood to enjoy in your apartment.

Visit the specially constructed birdwatching Hide at Mullers Lagoon where over 200 different species can be found.

Summergarden Cinemas provide the latest movies daily in either ultra modern style seating or the heritage Cinema 1 with that "yesteryear feel".

Visit the Bowen Historical Museum including an original settlers cottage.

Skatebowl, BMX track or Rollerblading at Queens Beach and roller skating at the Municipal pool complex.

A 1 hour drive to Collinsville to experience the Coal Face Experience will take you through the farming areas and visit the Bush Retreat at Binbee to handle some of the local wildlife.

See crocodiles in their natural habitat in the Proserpine River with bookings for tours available at Reception. Take a cruise from Airlie Beach for the day, returning to Bowen for peace and quiet at night.


AAA Tourism
QRAMA (Queensland Resident Accommodation Managers Assoc)
HMAA (Hotel Motel Accommodation Assoc)

Holiday experiences

Beach, Birdwatching, Body Treatments, Bushwalking & wilderness, Canoeing & Kayaking, Executive rental, Family Friendly, Fishing, Gay & Lesbian friendly, Golf, Great view, Honeymoon, Luxury, Massage, Romantic getaway, Waterfront, Windsurfing/Kitesailing


Accept VISA, Air conditioning, Baby Cot, Babysitting, Bath, BBQ, BBQ - Gas, Boat Ramp Nearby, Cable/Satellite TV, CD Player, Children's Playground, Continental Breakfast Available, DVD, Fans (ceiling/standard), Faxing Facilities, Highchair, Internet access, Kitchen, Linen supplied, Massage, Masseur, No smoking, Pets not allowed, Pool, Safety Deposit Box, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Television, TV with teletext/caption functions, Undercover or off street parking


Bird-watching available nearby, Information provided on local bird population and sightings

Body Treatments

Body treatments available on-site, Body treatments available on-site through mobile service, Body treatment services located nearby

Canoeing & Kayaking

Canoe and/or Kayak facilities available on-site., Canoe and/or Kayak facilities available nearby, Guests welcome to bring their own canoe/kayak, Located on waterfront, Less than 5 minutes walk to water, Less than 5 minutes drive to water

Executive rental

Executive standard, Daily service available on request, Linen included, Laundry facilities available on-site, Internet connection available, Office space/business service area available


Fishing spots available nearby, Local fishing knowledge available, Located on waterfront, Located less than 5 mins walk to water, Located less than 5 minute drive to water, Boatramp within 5 minute drive

Gay & Lesbian friendly

All guests welcome.

We welcome all guest and do not distinguish between guests


Golf course located nearby


AAA Tourism 4.5 star, Luxury ensuite bathrooms, Expansive views


Accommodation within 50 metres of waterfront available, Absolute waterfront, Deep water, Expansive water views


Windsurfing and/or kitesailing available on site, Windsurfing/kitesailing storage available onsite

Rooms and rates


Rose Bay Resort will confirm pricing, availability and answer any other questions within 12 hours.
(current average response time for this property is 22.6 hours)

Please note that sometimes your computer's spam filter or your ISP may inadvertently block the operator's response email. If you do not receive a prompt response, taking into account that  Rose Bay Resort may not be able to contact you after hours, you should check your 'junk' mail folder or contact the property with the details we will send in your confirmation e-mail.

The telephone number and contact details for this property will be emailed to you once your enquiry/booking has been sent.

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