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Rumba Beach Resort

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   Bulcock Beach Esplanade | Reception on Leeding Terrace, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although it is a bit more expensive than other places in the area we found it was worth the price. The rooms are fantastic, well presented, very clean and they have everything you would need - even a coffee machine (although a bit more milk provided at the beginning would be good as only enough to make 2 cups of... More

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Melbourne
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment on the 4th floor at the Rumba for 8 nights during August. We found the resort is nothing short of brilliant. The location is perfect. Just across the road from the beach and situated above a whole block of eateries including an Italian restaurant, Coffee Club, Hogs Breath Cafe and Drift Bar. There's... More

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Darwin
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147 reviews 147 reviews
124 hotel reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If only we had been staying here for a week instead of one night as this place is just lovely. We were on the 4th floor & the balcony was a very pleasant place to sit overlooking the beach. The apartments are very well laid out with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (one with spa bath, the other with laundry), kitchen,... More

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William D, General Manager at Rumba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, great comments and we really appreciate it. Not sure if we didn't explain the WI-Fi fully, but this is a free service. Apologies if this wasn't made clear be our team. Thanks again, Bill. More

Brisbane
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently stayed for three nights at Rumba. Had a 1 bedroom apartment that was exactly what we needed. Checkin staff were great, room was clean and well presented. The kitchen had all we could ask for. Overall very happy with the accommodation. Only downside (and reason for average rating) was the bed. Both my partner and I slept terribly and... More

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William D, General Manager at Rumba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience. We get so many great comments about our beds, so something is definitely not right. Please accept our apologies, we will check the beds for faults, as this can happen. Best regards, Bill. More

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely, modern, clean, good views. Even in winter the pool was warm (well one of them) and the spa was glorious! I particularly like the windows from the pool into the roof of the Hog's Breath Cafe. Would definitely go back.

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William D, General Manager at Rumba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Great review, thank you for taking the time, we really appreciate it,. Cheers, Bill. More

Broadbeach, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can I say...this is one of the best resorts I have ever stayed in. Checked in early but had to wait for text message for room to be ready, not a problem. Arrived in our 1 bedroom spa room to find a huge balcony and view of the ocean. The suite was very spacious and very clean. All amenities... More

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William D, General Manager at Rumba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Tony, it's reviews like this that make it all worthwhile. We really appreciate you taking the time. Cheers, Bill. More

Malaysia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We booked 2 apartments for 3 nights on July 12-14 and we stayed on the highest floor (5th) Nice Lovely clean apartments. The master bedroom and bathroom are big and well lighted. Big flat screen TV, washing machine, clothes dryer machine, dish washer , microwave oven, electric oven and a coffee maker that all look new. The resort is well... More

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William D, General Manager at Rumba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for writing such a positive and detailed review, it is very much appreciated. I am however concerned you experienced slow and limited wi-fi. This certainly is not what we pay our ISP to deliver. I will be following this up, but apologies in your case where somehow the system has faulted. Best regards, and we hope to see... More

Melbourne
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55 reviews 55 reviews
47 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I've visited the sunny coast on many occasions, both for business and pleasure, this is the second time I've stayed here for these reasons - very clean and modern apartments - great locations above shops, restaurants, cafe etc.. - opposite beach with great views I'll be back soon

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William D, General Manager at Rumba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Repeat business is the best business! Thank you for taking the time to review us so positively, it is very much appreciated. Cheers, Bill. More

Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
26 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

We booked in for two nights, our reason was a family wedding. Buildings were being routinely cleaned so management upgraded us to a delightful unit on the third floor, beautiful decor, comfortable bed, great amenities, glorious view!! We have stayed all over the world - this was excellent. Ellen at reception was professional and friendly as was Eva and Emma.... More

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William D, General Manager at Rumba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Great review, thank you! Ellen, Eva and Emma really appreciated getting a personal mention. Thanks again. Bill. More

Bathurst, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I stayed in a ocean front room in June this year with my family (2 toddlers) and loved it. It wasn't cheap, but unlike a lot of the other places we stayed on the trip you actually get value for the money - really well fitted out and nothing skimped on. eg Miele kitchen appliances! I requested a room on... More

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William D, General Manager at Rumba Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide such a detailed and positive review, it is very much appreciated. Bill. More

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Address: Bulcock Beach Esplanade | Reception on Leeding Terrace, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
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Location: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Caloundra
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Rumba Beach Resort 5*
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Rumba Beach Resort Caloundra, Sunshine Coast, Australia

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Rumba Beach Resort brings to Caloundra the finest boutique hotel facilities. With arguably the most well-appointed guest suites on the Sunshine Coast, Rumba Resort integrates the relaxing atmosphere of a tropical resort with the convenience of being right in the heart of town. Cafes and fine dining restaurants pepper the beachfront esplanade and a network of boardwalks and coastal pathways link the main shopping precinct to the locale’s famous surf beaches and beyond.Stunning 1, 2 amd 3 bedroom guest apartments offer spa ensuites, espresso coffee machines and home theatre systems, all as standard. ... more   less 
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