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Brisbane QLD
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The managers are helpful and run the place well. The unit was clean and well equipped, nice fluffy white towels and good supply of bathroom products. We had a ground floor studio apartment just across the road is the beach and up the road are heaps of restaurants. The bed was comfortable with fresh white linen. Only draw back with...

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1Thank awayagainBrisbaneQLD
Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We recently stayed at Sails for 6 nights and it was great. We found our 2 storey unit to be very comfortable and clean.Sails is the Ideal location on Maggie with restaurants and bars in walking distance. Beach swimming and fishing in front of the unit, and a pool if you prefer, we were lucky enough to be able to...

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1Thank narelle29
Marple, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We stayed at Sails for 2 nights, what a lovely place to stay our apartment overlooked the beach it is such a peaceful setting. The apartment was very clean and comfortable. All kitchen amenities available including washer and dryer. Kath and Phil make you feel very welcome, the reception has sand toys hats umbrella for you to use. If you...

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Thank Susan H
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 May 2016

These apartments are in a great location on the main strip of Horseshoe Bay - right opposite the beach and just a few paces away from restaurants and local shops. Although not 5 star quality rooms, it is clean and functional with comfortable beds, ceiling fans and air conditioning. The kitchen was well stocked with cooking equipment, crockery and cutlery,...

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2Thank Chanlen
Mount Isa, Australia
Reviewed 1 May 2016

The perfect place to stay on Maggie island. Clean, friendly, helpful staff, has everything on hand from all pool BBQ necessaries to a scooter and car to use. I'll definitely be back for the magnificent ocean views.

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1Thank _akinomz
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This motel is perfect for a relaxing holiday at horseshoe Bay on magnetic island. It's not 5 star luxury but it has all you need and a perfect location for a laid back stress free holiday. Directly opposite beach, nice clean units with good facilities.Safe beach with beautiful sunsets. Awesome managers were great with our kids friendly and helpful. We...

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1Thank Rachel W
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Spent two nights in a lovely apartment, 2 seconds walk to the beachfront! Lovely living area and balcony. Good shower. Great for a beach side stay! Great kitchenette with everything you need, having a laundry is very handy too.

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1Thank BexM21
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Sails is well positioned, clean and well run by Kathy and Phil. I would recommend it as being excellent value for money. The location on Horseshoe Bay is idyllic and close to an array of cafes and bars.

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Thank PDT1809
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Just spent a very relaxing week staying at Sails on Horseshoe. The managers Phil and Kathy were so accommodating and couldn't do enough for you to ensure a great stay. Apartment 3 was smart, clean, had everything you could need, and is situated just across the road from the beach. Will definitely be back. Loved it.

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Thank lifeisabeach23
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Nice older-style apartments next to beach and close to skate park which was good for my 13yo son, who skates a lot. The male manager Phil was very nice and helpful to us. Pool was great too. They have a jeep to borrow but I could not access it after day Two so gave up and relied on local bus...

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factor12, Owner at Sails On Horseshoe, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks for your review. I am sorry you could not have the car all the times you wanted but we do have to share it out fairly amongst all guests. I have checked all the handles and locks in the unit you were in and they are now working fine - thanks for letting us know. Glad you enjoyed...

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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: ₹ 8,054 - ₹ 12,995 (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”
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“Great location and very comfortable.”
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“Absolute beach front were the best, worth paying the little extra.”
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“For me it's beach-front or nothing”
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“Garden rooms are nice overlooking pool but ocean view are nicer with balcony.”
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