Mt Coolum Retreat 'A Bed & Breakfast'


Mount Coolum
Sunset on a Sunshine Coast Beach
Maroochy River cruise
Forest walk - Sunshine Coast
Fraser Island

There are many things you can do during your stay at Mt Coolum Retreat.

You can take a walk to the summit of Mount Coolum for a spectacular view of the Sunshine Coast, swim or fish from one of the patrolled surf beaches or just sit back and enjoy the view from the balcony at Mt Coolum Retreat.

Mt Coolum Golf Club is located 500 metres from us. The 18 hole championship golf course is acknowledged as one of the most picturesque and popular courses on the coast with spectacular Mt Coolum as the backdrop. The course is relatively flat with water play on twelve holes and an abundance of surrounding natural flora. Buggies and motorized carts are available for hire. Full clubhouse facilities are available.

Golfers can also enjoy a game of golf at one of several other excellent golf courses in the area (for example Maroochy River, Buderim, Noosa, Nambour, Pelican Waters).

You can dine out at a variety of fine restaurants in the region.

Visit Noosa with its cosmopolitan shops and restaurants, the beautiful beaches and national park. Stroll along Hastings Street or take a trip on the river and see the everglades and Lake Cootharaba where you can spend the day sailing or canoeing.

Unwind at Noosa Marina at Tewantin, the views and ambience of the marina are something to be experienced. Dine in one of the many specialty restaurants as you take in the views of the forty berth marina, shop in the many specialty stores, visit the markets on a Sunday morning or take part in a variety of boating activities available from the Harbour. Take a ninety minute Noosa Ferry Cruise aboard the “Riverlight” ferry and see the beautiful sights of Noosa.

Visit Underwater World, enjoy fresh local seafood at the nearby Mooloobaba wharf, enjoy the night life, take a reef game fishing charter or take a 100kph wave jumping thrill on the Ocean Sprinter.

Go shopping at the Sunshine Plaza at Maroochydore, with its 200 specialty shops.

Fish, swim, hire a jetski or boat on the Maroochy River.

The Sunshine Coast hinterland, including the Blackall Ranges, abounds with things to see and do.

Visit the Noosa Valley and the country town of Cooroy and its butter factory. Close by are the famous Eumundi Markets (Saturday and Wednesday), and the town of Yandina and its Ginger Factory.

Stop at Mapleton and Mapleton Falls National Park and take advantage of the lookout points along the way for some spectacular views. The craft towns of Flaxton and Montville are ideal places to shop for gifts and souvenirs or have a bite to eat at one of the many cafes or fine restaurants.

Australia Zoo, Aussie World and the Ettamogah Pub are also nearby.

Here are some more must see tourist attractions:

A day trip to world heritage listed Fraser Island is also recommended when you stay at Mt Coolum Retreat on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia.