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Marcoola, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Marcoola Beach Resort is a wonderful place for a family stay. The lovely manicured gardens and lawns, very close access to the beach, offering ocean views, with all the facilities you want, it's perfect! The premises are kept clean & tidy & management and staff are lovely, professional & willing to help make your stay enjoyable, very impressed & have...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for five nights whilst working at a festival nearby. Only 5 minutes from the airport, walk 50 metres to the amazing Beach through the grounds. Lovely pool and spa and friendly owners. Would be 5 star rating but, beware family with kids, no Wi Fi!!! apparently a bad area for it. Had to run on my phone hotspot which...

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

What an amazing resort in an absolutely perfect spot! Immaculate resort pool, spa, and sauna for total relaxation. Tennis, basketball and a fully equipped gym all within beautifully maintained grounds and gardens. Direct patrolled beach access straight out of the resort and a short walk to cafes, restaurants and bars. Maroochydore Airport, Coolum, Eumundi and Noosa all close by. The...

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michael w, General Manager at Marcoola Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Melissa C, Thank you so much for your kind review we really appreciate it. My team and I 100% agree that this resort is the perfect spot for anyone wanting a beautiful relaxing holiday on the beach just an hour out of Brisbane and 5 minutes from Maroochydore airport. We are one of the biggest resorts on this gorgeous...

Forrest Beach, Australia
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Stayed in a three bedroom apartment 5th floor. Great ocean views with whale watching our breakfast pastime. The unit is spacious and well equipped for a holiday stay. 2x dbl rooms and a twin room perfect for 4 adults and two kids.Indoor and outdoor eating areas, laundry and 2 bathrooms. Excellent grades, pool area, basketball court and tennis court. Direct...

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michael w, General Manager at Marcoola Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Carol D, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our resort we sincerely appreciate it. The would have picked one of the best times of the year to visit as it is when the whales are migrating and you are right in saying the view from the apartment is amazing. Thank you for also pointing out...

Arrowtown, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We had an awesome holiday at Marcoola Beach Resort! The apartment was spacious and had everything we needed. The resort facilities were great, the kids spent hours in the pool and spa. The short walk to the beach meant lots of swims in the ocean too! It's ideally located to explore the Sunshine Coast and we did lots of day...

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michael w, Owner at Marcoola Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Thisdrivesmecra, Thank you so much for review we really appreciate it. It is great to hear you guys had such a great time whilst you were here, it is exactly why this resorts location is one of the best kept secrets. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Michael and Seema

Arrowtown
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We found this an excellent place to enjoy a holiday. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the whole complex is keeped very neat and tidy. Great facilities, pool, tennis court, gym and located very close to a lovely beach. Short walk to cafes, shops and restaurants. Well located in the middle of the Sunshine Coast and airport.

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michael w, General Manager at Marcoola Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi billgR7239QI. Thanks for taking the time to send through a review. It is always lovely to hear when guests have enjoyed their stay. We take pride in the look of the resort and are lucky to have the great facilities onsite. We are very fortunate to have the cafes, shops and restaurants close by - One of our favourite...

Maroochydore, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Great place to stay right in front of beach, pool and spa were fabulous kids had a ball. Good view from unit of the ocean. Onsite managers were awesome very informative, friendly and welcoming. Will stay again

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michael w, Owner at Marcoola Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi 250NatalieF, Thank you very much for your review we appreciate the time you took to give us and future guests some feedback. I agree this resort is perfect for families as been set on a 4 acre resort right on the beach gives them plenty of room to run around and enjoy the facilities MBR has to offer. We...

Redcliffe, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2016

During our weeks stay we were very happy with the whole experience. The staff were very friendly and always happy to help with great advice on places to visit. Our apartment was beautiful overlooking the tennis courts with ocean views. We will definitely be visiting again.

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michael w, General Manager at Marcoola Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi louisep343, Thanks for taking the time to write us a review, my team and I really appreciate it. I'm glad you stayed long enough to get the chance to visit the numerous things there are to do in and around our beautiful resort. Most of which are only a short drive from our resort and don't cost that much...

Highfields, Australia
Reviewed 27 December 2015

This was our 4th stay at this resort. We were very impressed with the friendly efficient and helpful staff. The resort was presented very well and the resort facilities were excellent for our family even with wet weather. We will be return guests to this resort whenever we can. The resort was so quiet even though there are 125 units...

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michael w, Owner at Marcoola Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi emack1, Thanks for the review, my team and I really appreciate your feedback and are very happy that it is all positive. A lot of our guests tell us for such a big rsort we would have to be one of the most peaceful so it's good to hear that everyone is enjoying that vibe. It was great to...

Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

Me and my NOW husband stayed here on our honey moon. Best decision we ever made. The rooms were beautiful and the staff was amazing and very helpful! Made our holiday the best it could ever be! Definitely one to remember! THANKS GUYS! You are the best!

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michael w, General Manager at Marcoola Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hi Scott j, Thank you so much for your review, my team and I are very happy that you both had such a great time and it was everything that you were looking for in a holiday. We look forward to having you back real soon. Kind Regards Michael and Seema

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marcoola Beach is ideally located midway on the Sunshine Coast and treasured by locals for its excellent uncrowded broad beaches and tranquil environs. Marcoola Beach Resort takes advantage of its healthy beachside location with extensive recreational facilities including sparkling lagoon pool with spa. Full size tennis court and half size basketball court. Air conditioned Gymnasium with excellent equipment and steaming hot Sauna. At Marcoola Beach Resort you have NO ROAD to cross or crowds to slow you down as you stroll from your apartment down to the white pristine sands of Marcoola Beach where a Lifeguard is on duty every day from September school holidays till after Easter. An easy five minute taxi drive from the Sunshine Coast Airport has you sitting and relaxing inside your unit in no time. Alternatively, mini Bus Airport transfers from Brisbane can happily be arranged for you with one of the local transfer companies if you are like many of our guests flying in from overseas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marcoola Beach Resort

Address: 885 David Low Way, Marcoola, Queensland 4564, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Marcoola
Price Range: $160 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Marcoola Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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