We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Coolum at the Beach

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Coolum at the Beach
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

147 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Coolum at the Beach
See the most recent reviews
Showing 146: English reviews
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Just checked in to this resort and have been very impressed with the friendly efficient receptionist, the spotlessly clean apt with modern decor and the bonus of tea,coffee and milk. The resort is beautifully landscaped and well maintained with the choice of 3 pools and a gym. The resort is well located minutes to the supermarket,bottle store and the beach...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steve265
michelle r, Manager at Coolum at the Beach, responded to this review

Hello Steve and thank you for your extremely positive review. We are fortunate to have great staff here and receive many compliments on their professionalism. I was thrilled to read all your feedback on our great location and the gardens and facilities here at Coolum at the Beach. It really is like a tropical escape. Hope to see you back...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

We have been coming to Coolum for years and stayed in a variety of places. Coolum at the beach was up there as one of the best. Stayed in Unit 110 which overlooks the large lap pool, the entire complex is very well maintained. There is another two pools in the complex one for kids and another large main pool....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank lind1tob
michelle r, Manager at Coolum at the Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your comprehensive review! Guess what - you missed a pool! We actually have 4 pools - there is another plunge pool right up the front of the resort closest to David Low Way! We will investigate the privacy issue in the gym. Glad to hear you found us conveniently located, quiet and great value! Hope...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We booked this resort without knowing any thing about it. Has been perfect, we were up graded to a 2 bedroom apartment. Would certainly come back in the future.So close to Coles and Dan Murphys is opening 50 meters away.eateries all within walking distance to this resort.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Judytripper
michelle r, Manager at Coolum at the Beach, responded to this review

Hello Judy. It so nice to hear you describe your holiday with us as perfect! Yes, Dan Murphy's is now open and soo close! The beer garden / open dining section of the Coolum Beach Hotel is also now open and looks fabulous! Coolum is not a big place - so everything is an easy walk as you say! Hope...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Spent a few nights here with my children in a 3 bedroom unit. The unit was great, very spacious with all amenities that we all required. The grounds are beautiful and a choice of 4 pools, 1 of them heated (very handy as one of the days was a bit cold). The service levels are very friendly and seemed very...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank v8smurf
michelle r, Manager at Coolum at the Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your great review. I'm so glad you had a great holiday here at Coolum at the Beach. We do have everything here for a family to enjoy and as you say the proximity to everything is a real bonus! Thank you for your comments about our service - we do try our very hardest to...

Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

We had a great stay in a two bedroom apartment, it was clean and had two bathrooms. The pool are gym area were great. It was close to the beach, supermarket, shops and the bus stop was close by so we could do a day trip to Noosa and Maroochydore. We will be going back for sure!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ness R
michelle r, Manager at Coolum at the Beach, responded to this review

Hello Ness. You are welcome back anytime! So glad to hear you had a great stay with us. I will pass your comments about cleanliness onto our housekeepers. As you say, day trips to Noosa / Maroochydore are so easy - with a bus stop literally across the road from us! Hope to see you again soon. Warm regards Michelle

Waipu, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 July 2015

After a few days is busy Noosa, we decided try Coolum and so please we did, just love the resort, really nice apartment overlooking a tropical garden and swimming pool, so peaceful. But also close to the shops, restaurants, beach and Bowling Club, reception very helpful, For us 2 days was not long enough and will return

 Report
Helpful?
Thank twotwotango
michelle r, Manager at Coolum at the Beach, responded to this review

Hello there! I'm so glad you enjoyed Coolum - it is a great place and still has that laid-back seaside town feel about it. Two days is definitely not enough so make sure you come for longer next time! Warm regards Michelle

Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Was really good. couldnt fault the staff they were so amazing in every way , close to beaches resturants night life venues , surf club, pub ,public transport great location . The rooms were very clean neat and tidy ! Will definatly go back

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Aneelish112
michelle r, Manager at Coolum at the Beach, responded to this review

Hello there and thank you for your kind comments - particularly about our staff who we value greatly. I will pass your comments about the cleanliness onto our housekeepers. I'm so glad you enjoyed everything about your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. warm regards michelle

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed here May-June for a couple of days & loved it. Plenty of space & well equipped with everything you needed - even a BBQ. Supermarket is literally across the road, which is handy. The beach is a short stroll as well. Lots of visitor parking downstairs. I would love to come back in the spring to make use of...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank JaZ83
michelle r, Manager at Coolum at the Beach, responded to this review

Hello there and thank you for you great review. Everything you say sums it up perfectly! Summer is nearly here and the pool is ready and waiting for you! Looking forward to welcoming you back again. Warm regards Michelle

Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Beautiful tropical Gardens and lovely family pools great location to shops and beach . Second time here always great Very family friendly with the new shops near by Will be back your gardens just beautiful

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Joannerc
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We spend 4 nights in one ofthe 3 bedroom apartments with roof top spa! Apartment was spacious, well furnish and extremely clean. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Resort facilities was excellent, 4 pools meant they werent overcrowded. Resort was only a short walk to the beach and to the shops and restaurant! Coles was only across the road for...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank worldtraveller10229

83 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (55)
Viewed
Room/Suite (12)
Viewed
View from Room (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (13)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (9)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Other (10)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (28)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (19)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Coolum Beach
2.0 km away
The Point Coolum Beach
The Point Coolum Beach
#2 of 4 in Coolum Beach
265 reviews
0.4 km away
Element on Coolum Beach
Element on Coolum Beach
#1 of 4 in Coolum Beach
192 reviews
0.8 km away
Coolum Beach Resort
Coolum Beach Resort
#4 of 4 in Coolum Beach
47 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
14.5 km away
Noosa Sun Motel & Holiday Apartments
14.7 km away
Noosa Blue Resort
Noosa Blue Resort
#3 of 10 in Noosa
483 reviews
13.6 km away
RACV Noosa Resort
RACV Noosa Resort
#2 of 10 in Noosa
1,122 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Coolum at the Beach is Coolum's newest beachside resort. Offering spacious, modern, fully self-contained 1,2 and 3 bedroom apartments and luxurious 3 and 4 bedroom villas with rooftop terrace and spa, Coolum at the Beach is a great choice for couples, families and groups. All apartments are fully air-conditioned and feature a balcony overlooking a pool or lush tropical gardens. The resort offers 4 pools (2 heated) including main resort pool, fabulous kids wading pool, 20m lap pool and plunge pool - plus a gymnasium - all set within lush tropical gardens. Located directly across the road from gorgeous Coolum Beach and the Coles supermarket complex - Coolum at the Beach is perfectly located for your next holiday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coolum at the Beach

Address: Corner Margaret Street and David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Coolum Beach
Price Range: RM412 - RM1,077 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Coolum at the Beach 4.5*
Number of rooms: 55
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your Coolum at the Beach reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Coolum @ The Beach Hotel Coolum Beach
q Hotel Coolum Beach
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Coolum at the Beach staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Mid level or top level rooms are more private. A villa has it's own barbeque on deck.”
 of 5 bubbles 309taniaw, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms near the lap pool are quieter than the ones near the main pool/reception. Special rooms for handicapped/disabled are also available.”
 of 5 bubbles millisynth, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Close to shopping facility”
 of 5 bubbles thierryl620, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upgrade to the 3 bedroom villa !!!”
 of 5 bubbles TheGriswalds11, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Higher floor probably quieter but wasn't bad”
 of 5 bubbles Ser579, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
5 of 5