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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
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

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 April 13, 2015

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 April 11, 2015

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 April 10, 2015 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 March 31, 2015

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 March 28, 2015

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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