Oasis in the city

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Rambutan is the only boutique resort hotel right in the heart of Townsville city. From king rooms to deluxe suites and self-contained villas we cater to the corporate traveller, tourists looking for a great experience and visiting family and friends.

Rambutan is an award-winning hotel. It features a stunning rooftop bar and restaurants that offer amazing pizzas for dinner, pub feeds for lunch and cocktails for all occasions. Being walking distance of the Townsville CBD and just minutes from Townsville’s local attractions, cafes, bars and restaurants, Rambutan offers luxury boutique accommodation in Townsville with sweeping views of the city and marina. Armati’s restaurant, situated on the top floor of the building, has fast become a staple for dinner in Townsville, offering amazing pizzas, pastas, seafood dishes and Mediterranean inspired sides. Making it an ideal for a date, a place to have a casual dinner with friends, or if you’re lucky enough to be staying with us, the easiest spot to pull up and enjoy some food. StreetFront offers an amazing spread for breakfast and all of your favourite pub feeds for lunch or dinner, including steaks, burgers, schnitzels and more. Stop into Rambutan for any meal of the day on any day of the week.

We have accommodation options to suit every budget. Meaning whether you’re travelling with family, in Townsville for work or touring our gorgeous coastline – Our vibrant resort is an oasis of style, luxury, comfort and fun. You won’t find anywhere else like Rambutan!


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functions & events



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The Bottle-o

rooftop bar

Armati’s Restaurant

unforgettable events

Thank you for considering Rambutan for your next function. We love helping people celebrate any occasion.

Whether it’s a birthday party, corporate gathering, social celebration, product launch or a media event, Rambutan offers a blend of style, sophistication and location, with sumptuous food, Delicious drinks and perfect ambience. Pick a package from our inspiring range, or ask our team to curate a custom event guided by your goals.


Open from 6am seven days it is a popular coffee pit stop for commuters strolling down Flinders in the busy heart of Townsville CBD. Our coffee prices are some of the best in town with 100% flavour. We serve our own signature blend of coffee beans, roasted right here in Townsville. All coffees are made by experienced baristas so you can expect the perfect cuppa every time. Also trading for dinner, this Townsville staple offers burgers, pub classics, steaks and delicious seafood options.

Open 6am-10pm daily

Townsville Lunch

Stop into StreetFront for daily lunch specials, delicious burgers, some of the best steaks in town and most importantly, some cold beers. Our lunch menu runs from 11am and goes through all the way until dinner.


Armati’s restaurant

Townsville dinners just got more exciting. Armati’s Restaurant is all about generous portions, sharing style plates, carafes of wine and hearty Mediterranean inspired flavours – delivered with sincerity. 

The wood-fired oven takes pride of place in the centre of the dining room. It’s mesmerising to watch the wood burning ferociously while the pizzas are rotated through at a rapid pace.

Our new and updated menu now also captures a great range of pastas and antipasto style dishes, designed to really amplify your dining experience at Armati’s.

Open from 5pm daily.

rooftop bar

Rambutan’s rooftop bar and restaurant is located on the 3rd floor of the hotel with spectacular views of the Ross River and Flinders Street restaurant and nightlife precinct. The rooftop offers a Mediterranean style ambience with covered and outdoor areas featuring reclaimed wood structures, juxtaposed with concrete, metal, free hanging lights, and contemporary furniture. The amenities are located around a centralised swimming pool and feature a variety of seating options including cabanas, banquettes, and communal tables. The perfect spot for dinner in Townsville.


Fill your days exploring by land or sea, or stick to the town’s treasure trove of activities. Magnetic Island tempts visitors daily courtesy of a 20-minute ferry to its coral-fringed sands. Grab a snorkel and explore the kaleidoscopic colours of the Reef, alongside the bounty of national park reserves, hidden beaches, and palm trees that call the island home. Text: Tourism and Events Queensland. Image Courtesy of Townsville Enterprise. 

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