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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I looked on Wotif and the pictures enticed us to stay at what looked like an amazing neat and tidy beach retreat with amazing ocean views. We ended up booking a one bedroom 'oceanview' apartment which was situated on the top floor at the back of the building. The ocean views were lived up to, however upon...

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Brisbane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a one bedroom apartment with ocean views. The room was situated away from the road at the back of the building which was good otherwise I think you would get quite a bit of road noise. Small kitchen but had everything you needed. Found it to be in a very reasonable condition and clean especially for the price....

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Thank happyonhoildays
Perth Western Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first trip to Coolum which I must say is a fantastic place. However don't stay at this "beach retreat". We looked at the photos and decided we were here for one night so let's give this place a try. To be blunt - the rooms are 2 star at best. They are dirty (when we got to...

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4Thank Todd_Gogol
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I booked 2 nights here with my 15yo daughter, it is certainly one of the cheaper places to stay but next time I'll pay more. The location is excellent, but then all the hotels are in a great location along David Low Way. The receptionist at check in was incredibly rude and unfriendly. You get hit with a $200 security...

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1Thank Antoinette F
Caloundra
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The rooms need updating, but were clean. The front desk staff are not very friendly. I was impressed with the location, and the fact I could hire a room for one night, at a very competitive price. I was not impressed with having to pay a bond on arrival, and being told I may wait ten days to get it...

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Thank Carla E
Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Location is very good. Rooms are old & need to be refurbished. Disappointed that even with a 2 bedroom booking there is no guaranteed on site parking & I got stuck at night with kids without a carpark. Probably won't stay here again.

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Thank Zozo09092014
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Booked a one bedroom apartment for less than a motel. The apartment has full kitchen, laundry facilities, king size beds. All the standard resort facilities, pools, spas, sauna, separate kids pool. All rooms are air conditioned. Two minute walk to the patrolled surf beach, same distance to the shopping strip.

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Thank Philip S
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016

As Coolum as such a loverly place l was extremely disappointed in this Hotel. Being straight across from the beach it was old and smelt. The reception area smelt like an old warn out Hotel which it was. The room was clean but could have been cleaner and it had rust every where in the kitchen on the washing machine...

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Thank Odette S
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Checkin customer service was quick, friendly and without any issues. The location was awesome, great views, thanks. Beach location and close to surf club etc is great. Room was clean as was the pool and outside areas. Would definitely recommend this resort.

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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I accidentally booked the wrong night so rang to change it.. The guy who answered said "Hello how can u help" not what the place was?? My partner works in the industry and they would be hauled over the coals if they answered the phone like that.. He said he would check with his manager and call me back before...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Beach Retreat Coolum

Address: 1750 David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Coolum Beach
Price Range: $90 - $926 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Beach Retreat Coolum 4*
Number of rooms: 55
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The Beach Retreat Coolum Hotel Coolum Beach
Flag Hotel Coolum Beach
The Beach Retreat Coolum Coolum Beach, Sunshine Coast
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