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The Beach Retreat Coolum

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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average20%
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  • Terrible8%
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“great location”(57 reviews)
“across the road”(38 reviews)
“surf club”(28 reviews)
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We were initially put off by the reviews who mentioned the state of the units but we were pleasantly surprised. It's not a 5* resort but it is very comfortable. We had a beach view room and we woke every morning to a brilliant view...More

Thank RobertKaren
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night and thank goodness it was just a base to stay and sleep at rather than an actual vacation here. This room is incredibly dated almost everything metal in the room has salt corrosion which does not make it feel like...More

Thank Rowesy
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights whilst getting work done at my own home in Coolum. The price was the same as the 'budget' motel and the Beach Retreat was great- clean, warm (stayed in winter) and was walking distance to everything in Coolum and has...More

Thank VNess34
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had 3 rooms. Great location. Is a bit of a rabbit hole. But great for everything. Staff are very nice . You have to clean you own room each day which was fine. You will need to get tea and coffee every day which...More

Thank Marilyn S
Response from BeachRetreatCoolum, Reservations at The Beach Retreat CoolumResponded 1 July 2017

Thank you for your comments. We will pass on your valuable feedback to management and the cleaning department. Kind Regards The Beach Retreat

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Reception service is abrupt, rude and unhelpful in the extreme. Not the least bit welcoming. Room is tired. Shabby lounges covered with throws. No sun on balconies Noisy Pay a wee bit more and stay somewhere pleasant on the strip. Best I can say is..Comfortable...More

Thank Ellen W
Response from BeachRetreatCoolum, Reservations at The Beach Retreat CoolumResponded 1 July 2017

Thank you for your comments. We value your feedback and will pass it onto management. We always do our best to assist all guests during their stay and honour all reasonable requests as best we can. Please note that we did offer you a choice...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free Internet
Spa
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Spa
Hot Tub
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US$ 69 - US$ 236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 69 - US$ 236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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