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Warragul, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Sails on Horseshoe Bay in a 2 Bedroom apartment for a week. The staff were terrific: very helpful, had access to the jeep, beach equipment, DVDs, games etc. We had a Wonderfull week! We can't wait to come back! 😎

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Sydney
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We stayed in a ground floor 2 bed unit facing the beach. The beach at horseshoe bay is on of the best on Magnetic and the complex is very well located, with the beach across the road and the small group of shops located just a block away. The unit complex is older style, low key and well maintained. Would...

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed here at apartment 4 (best view!). Amazing view of sunsets and beach within a stone's throw. Lovely staff, you can borrow the jeep, awesome snorkelling. Apartments are 90s style but beds are comfy and they have everything you need. Restaurants are 100m down the road and check out the superb coffee next door.

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the 2 bedroom apartment ( number 7) for 2 nights. Air conditioner didn't work, also air con controls were missing & manager told us that they had been missing for 2 weeks. You'd think he would have done something about it 2 weeks ago.He did organise air con repair person to come out next day & fix...

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Bathurst, Australia
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful week at sails on horseshoe. Every effort was made to ensure that our family was comfortable. Everyone was super helpful and very generous (had access to scooters, games, beach toys) and were always very friendly and accessible. The location was amazing and the rooms were very clean and comfortable.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at Sails for 10 nights in unit 6 which is a one bedroom ground floor unit facing out to the beach. We had a wonderful stay and loved opening the curtains every morning and looking out across the water. Kathy & Phil are great managers and nothing was too much trouble. They were particularly accommodating when upon...

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Thank ShellJames44
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with friends and the room was fabulous. Just across from the water, close to all facilities and the managers were very helpful. All the extra things made a big difference with access to scooters a real plus. The apartment was big and all great cooking equipment.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully located, very clean beach-style apartments. Opposite a quiet part of the beach on Horseshoe Bay, perfect for watching the sun sets. Only a 1 minute walk to a great cafe and a series of local restaurants. Great hosts and very well equipped and maintained apartments. We even had the use of an old jeep on a couple of occasions,...

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Kathy and Phil are wonderful hosts, they even met us on arrival at 10pm! The apartment was clean and well prepared and had a sensational view. The apartment was well appointed and the perfect spot for a family holiday. The pool is lovely and the location of this resort can't be beaten, just across from the beach and a 50m...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This past week have had a fabulous relaxing vacation on Maggie, staying at what I reckon is the best location on the Island - ground floor & just across the road from Horseshoe Bay. Managers were most helpful and courteous. Apartment was 'self-contained' with all we needed to either cook our own meals or walk a short distance to the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sails on Horseshoe offers a variety of fully self-contained apartments to meet the needs of couples and families. - set in lush, tropical gardens with swimming pool and spa - each unit has its' own balcony or garden courtyard - off-street, undercover parking - 10 metres from the beach - free internet and free use of jeep and scooters - fishing, sailing, jet-skiing, paddleboarding, kayaking - horse riding, bushwalking, bird/wildlife spotting (inc. koalas) - koala sanctuary - snorkelling and diving trips - pub with restaurant and three other restaurants 100 metres away - plus coffee shops & convenience store ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sails On Horseshoe

Address: 13-15 Pacific Dr | Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Magnetic Island
Price Range: RM527 - RM847 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sails On Horseshoe 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“apartment 4 (only one I can comment on) had fabulous views over the bay”
  • taken standing on the beach, very closs proximity
 of 5 bubbles elymay, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great location and very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles airliebeachdaysa2016, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Absolute beach front were the best, worth paying the little extra.”
 of 5 bubbles 526nikkir, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“For me it's beach-front or nothing”
 of 5 bubbles travelfotofanatic, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Garden rooms are nice overlooking pool but ocean view are nicer with balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles awayagainBrisbaneQLD, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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