The Point Coolum Hotel is a world unto itself. Its gorgeous suites provide stunning panoramic vistas of the Pacific Ocean and the fabled Sunshine Coast. There's plenty to do and see in this region of Australia but it can be difficult for some travellers to tear themselves away from the opulence of the rooms.
Guests of the Point Coolum Hotel have a few types of lodging from which to choose.
The Hilltop Villas; each of these has one, two, or three bedrooms and every Hilltop Villa also has two floors.
The lower floor contains a kitchen, a living room, a garage and the upper floor is where the bathrooms and bedrooms are located. In addition, each Hilltop Villa includes an interior staircase and a reverse cycle air conditioner.
Another option is a Coral Sea Villa. Some of these accommodations come with two or three bedrooms and a full kitchen. Others have one bedroom and a cooking area that's made up of a small refrigerator, a microwave and a cooktop.
As the name suggests, this kind of villa is ideal for anyone who adores sitting outdoors and gazing at the ocean. That's because this unit offers a furnished sun lounge, a private balcony and an awning that retracts.
The Bay Terrace Villas constitute yet another exciting choice. In fact, they represent the Point Coolum Hotel's most luxurious quarters. The Bay Terrace Villas are comprised of three floors.
The dining room, living room, and kitchen are situated above the bathrooms and bedrooms. Below those two levels are the laundry facilities and garage. Further, the coastal views from the Bay Terrace section are the hotel's most fabulous.
These accommodations even have spa-baths that overlook the majestic coastline. On top of that, all of these villas are positioned above a lush, magical rainforest.
The Point Coolum Hotel is a terrific place to relax, especially since it has two swimming pools, one of which is always heated. What's more, this resort is positioned among a wide range of thrilling attractions.
Within a short distance of this property are spectacular hiking trails, a tranquil beach that's almost never crowded, first-rate golf courses, and Coolum Village, a classy collection of restaurants and shops.
Likewise in the vicinity are top-notch spas, the famous Big Pineapple plantation, and the seaside Tickle Park, which is ideal for family picnics and barbecues. For its part, nearby Mount Coolum National Park boasts areas of heathland and rainforest; it also encompasses more than 700 types of plants.
In addition, people can climb Mount Coolum, a geological formation that's about 208 meters tall and approximately 26 million years old.