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The Beach Retreat Coolum

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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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Gold Coast, Queensland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Reception was easy but watch out for guard dog! Position opposite the beach and close to a good surf club, restaurants, shops etc means this an ideal holiday destination. Underground car park with plenty of gaps to unload your vehicle. My unit was clean and well equipped - laundry, kitchen etc. The road would be noisy in the summer. Would... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant stay, clean tidy basic room, was std double spa (I think) hada slight view of beach from side verandah. Beach walk across road Pretty quiet, walking distance to all the few shops & variety of eats/restaurants/gelatos. Only downfall was the shower over spa bath with Very High side.. so if your short you need a step ladder.. They do... More 

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Southern Highlands, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is lovely. We stayed in a one bedroom unit overlooking the ocean. A little noisy with traffic through the day but the views and sound of the ocean out weigh this. The sunrise was spectacular from your bed. The boardwalk is across the road and it is an easy stroll to the main hub.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Beach Retreat is well managed by friendly efficient staff. We stayed in Unit 48 in late July, a lovely Winter break - it's always warmer by the sea. Unit 48 is on the top floor in the middle of the complex with fabulous ocean views. The are several on-site heated pools - a full size deep pool, a children's... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Lovely room 49 on 3rd floor has a view straight across to a surfing beach/sea. Could lie in bed and hear/ see the sea; unfortunately no whales but lots of surfers. Location great for very nice surf club and shops. Good safe parking. Pool heated but only moderate size. Sauna and spa pools nice. Aromas from next door café and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Booked our 2 nights away and the first room was so overwhelming with the smell of bleach we ended up having to pay an extra $120 to get a room that didn't smell of bleach. They said it was to get rid of the mould which I guess is ok however the extra price room had lots of mould around... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Absolutely fabulous place to stay. Central location close to My Place resturant, Surf Club and Sunrise Resturand next door and opposite the magnificent beach at Coolum. Very clean with everything supplied and very helpful staff.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Wonderful place and the location directly across from the beach can't be beaten. The rooms all look over the central pool. The breakfast included in our room price at the cafe next door was wonderful too. We loved our stay and will be back. Thanks Beach Retreat.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This new family retreat, is right across the beach and with a cool playground. The retreat itself has a small wading pool with a little beach entrance, covered with sail shade. The location is one of the best attractions, with a short stroll to the main shops of Coolum + Coles and Maccas + other extra designer shops selling unusual... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Stayed here last weekend for 3 nights and had been here several years ago. It's still a nice good value place. It's not the Ritz but a nice clean comfortable apartment. Just stroll across the road to the beach. Easy stroll down to local shops where you can get FREE Sunshine Coast wifi. Front desk staff were pleasant and welcoming.... More 

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