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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We were visiting friends and stayed one night at the Rumba. We received a text enroute to say our room was ready which I thought was a nice touch. The staff at reception were very professional and friendly. Free uncover parking. We had a one bed spa room with partial sea view. Balcony was a good size, open living and...

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

Dear janesmithhk, thank you for the detailed review and constructive comments. Much appreciated. Bill.

Charleville, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A great place to stay so close to restaurants and beaches. The pools are excellent however during our stay the Jacuzzi was closed for a day while poo floated around in it eek!!! I do think it is overpriced! For five stars I expect a little more than what Rumba has to offer.

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

Dear KJ223, eek is right. Jacuzzi issues like this happen very rarely. We do of course immediately empty and disinfect the area. Sorry you had to witness the result of someone else's lack of consideration for other guests. Regards, Bill.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We spent three lovely nights at the Rumba and found everything was absolutely perfect except for the pillows (they are such a personal preference). The rooms were clean, well appointed and spacious. The service by the staff was above and beyond and the bar served awesome drinks. The pools were clean, and overall area was well cared for. The resort...

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

Dear thewillows0311, thank you for the positive review. We really appreciate it. Regards, Bill.

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We stayed in a beachview (worth the extra!) 3 bedroom apartment. The location and the apartment was exceptional. Right across the road from the beach, walking distance to the township shops, next to all sorts of restaurants - just perfect. The Apartment itself was super modern, comfortable beds, air-conditioned, nice balcony - can't say anything negative about it! We stayed...

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

Dear KiwiSummer2016, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. Cheers, Bill.

Glenview, Illinois
Reviewed 15 January 2017

My kids think that Rumba resort has the coolest pool on the coast, hoping to stay there one day to get a chance for them to experience the pool. As a local we love Rumba and its shopping precinct etc . It has a great outlook and always looks lovely and clean with the balcony setup overlooking the ocean.

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

Hi cec1967, thanks so much for the review. It's great to have the support of locals. Bill.

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights in a 2 bedroom apartment. The place was spacious. One bedroom had an ensuite and the other bedroom had a separate bathroom so no one had to fight to use the bathroom! Ensuite even had its own jacuzzi! Room and amenities were fairly new and luxurious. The rooms have preset light switches so you can...

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

Dear Anthony W, thank you for posting such a comprehensive review. We really appreciate it. Cheers, Bill.

Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

From arrival to departure the staff were very helpful and friendly. Se were allowed to use the pool and facilities even though we arrived early. Our apartment was lovely, clean, excellent facilities and viewm. The hotels location right by the sea is perfect, with restaurants and bars underneath. Loved the pools and bar. Would highly recommend.

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

Dear Kellster2014, What a great review! Thank you so much. Bill.

Melbourne
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We booked a three bed beach view room. Room was tidy and met all of our needs. Curtains and mats and some furniture is a little worn but did not impact the stay. We had some ants so bought some fly spray and fixed the stampede. Spent plenty of hours by the pool. Well done on the new bar, last...

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

Dear Sarah T, thank you for taking time to mention the new bar. We love it too. Cheers, Bill.

Gold Coast
Reviewed 6 January 2017

First time staying at Caloundra and the Rumba resort. We really enjoyed the place and this hotel. Nice clean large rooms, great amenities in the room, good size balcony and we had a cool view across the passage to golden beach. The pools were good and a cool little bar which worked well with a two hour happy hour though...

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

Dear GoldCoastGordo, thank you for the great review. we really appreciate the positive comments and look forward to having you guys back one day. Cheers, Bill.

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Our last minute Christmas getaway at Rumba was exactly what we needed. Location is perfect for families with the beach, large playground, shops and restaurant at the doorstep. All within an easy walk.. which was handy considering our car broke down. We stayed in a two bedroom spa suite. Decor, cleanliness and size were fantastic. The kids loved the large...

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

Dear Larissa S, Thank you so much for such a detailed review. Sorry there were a couple of cockroaches. This time of year is tough to manage, but please be assured that all apartments are fully treated. Once again, thank you. Bill.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about Rumba Beach Resort

Address: Bulcock Beach Esplanade | Reception on Leeding Terrace, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Caloundra
Price Range: $187 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Rumba Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Rumba Beach Hotel Caloundra
Rumba Beach Resort Caloundra, Sunshine Coast, Australia
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Caloundra
#1 Luxury Hotel in Caloundra
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Caloundra
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“Level 5 is the best!”
 of 5 bubbles Jettsjourneys, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Top floor on left side of the building was quieter and had a great view at Glasshouse Mountains. It was cooler, more open, large and sunny.”
 of 5 bubbles nataliaptravel, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Just ask for your personal preference staff will try to give you what you want I'm sure.”
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 of 5 bubbles JanetB611, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a high floor (5th preferably) if you get a studio apartment”
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“Ask for an ocean view, you can't go wrong. makes all the difference to your experience.”
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