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The Beach Retreat Coolum

1750 David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed as 2 families for the Easter Weekend and it was absolutely fabulous. It was our second visit and expected the stay, but this was even better! We managed to get a newer apartment that had a dishwasher and oven. Something a family needs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights with our 2 kids. We had a back unit which still had ocean glimpses and it was HUGE! The kids had their own room with a spa, table, bed and large TV. We were able to relax in our separate area. The location is fantastic, opposite a beach with lifesavers and within walking distance of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We only stayed one night in Coolum. Kinda wish we stayed longer as we don't get to stay in ocean view apartments that often. I think all apartments get ocean view because of the way the building is set up. Curved into a U shape. The balcony was really spacious, big enough for 4 chairs and a table. The hotel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the Beach Retreat Coolum for 5 nights and it was great. Local shops and restaurants are only a few mins walk as is the main beach. Walk up or drive 1 minute to the little bays just south of the main beach which are even more beautiful (and quieter!). Staff were friendly. Unit was nice, clean, good size... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were accomodated last minute by the friendly reception staff - we stayed in a 3 bedroom ocean view apartment and it was absolutely perfect. The room was well cleaned, decor was fresh and modern, it felt like a hotel, we couldn't have been happier. The kids lagoon pool is wonderful and the spa and sauna is a touch of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights with my wife in a studio room. Accomodation is quite adequate but not congested. A large comfortable double bed with a fridge and tea / coffee making facilities. If you cannot do steeple chase then get a room with a walk in shower otherwise you have to climb over the jacuzzi tub in the bathroom. Reception staff... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I have stayed here three times, more out of convenience and necessity (places in Coolum are hard to come by) than anything else. The balcony is a strong point, as is the sauna, which is delightful. The rooms are spacious enough, and reasonably clean. The location is a huge plus; right on the beachfront and esplanade. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are starting to show their age but they are clean, tidy and comfortable. The unit had all the requirements for a relaxing time away, even a dishwasher, washing machine and dryer. The pool and bbq areas are nice and clean as well. We were lucky enough to have a room that looked out over it and the ocean.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Great accomodation for an awesome price. We booked only a few days prior to our stay and checked in to a lovely ocean view room. For only $150 a night we were thrilled to find the room was exactly as described and shown in photos. Although our stay was short, we will return to this motel again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Reading the previous reviews, I'm thinking some people must just have low expectations, or they've had a newer unit. Our unit is old and drab, and is in desperate need of a face lift!!! Our lovely builder paid for us to go away for the night and at $200 on wotif is a complete joke, I would be filthy if... More 

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