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The Beach Retreat Coolum

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“great location”(59 reviews)
“across the road”(38 reviews)
“surf club”(28 reviews)
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

The property was run down and nothing like the advertised pictures, the ceiling grill was hanging down in the lounge area the curtain rail was the same, the unit was described as having washing machine, missing waiting for a new one, crockery and utensils were...More

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We stayed here for one night on our way south from Cairns. Just turned up on the Saturday afternoon and pleased to find they had a room free. It was expensive compared to the other motels we stayed in but that was because it was...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Had a 5 night stay just recently in a 1 br apartment, great view, but upkeep of maintenance is a big issue, paint peeling from air conditioner vents. Marks on ceiling from dryer could easily be cleaned. Artwork above bed had been broken and not...More

1  Thank Nerida B
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Room was old and tired, furniture was chipped, carpet old and dirty. The bathroom was revolting and tired - hair on the floor and in the shower upon arrival. The vent in the bathroom has never been cleaned by the looks of it - completely...More

1  Thank LisaTFS
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Having read so many negative reviews we were pleased on arrival to find our 1 bedroom apartment clean and very functional...even has a spa bath...checkin was efficient and friendly. Going to take a dip in the very inviting looking pool follwed by the outdoor spa....More

1  Thank Elizabeth C
Response from ChateaBeachside, Reception at The Beach Retreat CoolumResponded 24 June 2017

Thank you for your message and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay and the pool and spa area's. We look forward to seeing you next time. Kind Regards

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Spa
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$69 - US$745 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$69 - US$745 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"get them to send you a photo of the actually room you booked!!!!"
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"Most rooms are diagonal to the ocean so most should have a view."
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"Request an appartment at the front with ocean views"
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"Go somewhere else."
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