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Sails On Horseshoe

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23/06/2017 24/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Airlie Beach, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed here with my husband and young son a few weeks ago and booked at the last minute as accommodation was sparse. When we arrived we were so impressed with the place. Our apartment was spacious and well designed with all the facilities needed for a self contained stay. The manager was very friendly and personally showed us the...

Thank Charmony2014
factor12, Manager at Sails On Horseshoe, responded to this review

Hi Charmony. Thank you for this great review. We are pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay at Sails and all that Horseshoe Bay has to offer. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The apartment was very spacious over two levels, and had all we needed. It is only a short walk to nice eateries and a stone throw from the beach. Staff were very friendly and accommodating. We will return.

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding once again Top place on Horseshoe to stay Been using this place for many years for R&R and it's not lost it's magic 👍 Use of the Jeep was great to see the Island 🌴 Just book in advance so not to miss out The managers attention to detail insure your stay was enjoyable was above outstanding Just keep...

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to "The Island" after moving to Townsville in January. Sails on Horseshoe didn't disappoint. We had a two bedroom apartment. The balcony overlooked the beach, although the apartment itself was on the older side it was well maintained and had everything we needed (including wine glasses and champagne flutes). Staff were lovely and they gave...

Thank Lydia R
factor12, Manager at Sails On Horseshoe, responded to this review

Hi. Thank you so much for the great review. We are pleased you enjoyed yourselves at Sails and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Sunshine, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Peaceful,romantic no crowds great beaches,walks,food great hospitality from management.resort facilities clean well maintained many beaches to walk to.Townsville worth a visit a lot to see.Been to Sails 12 times in last 17 years, voted best resort in townsville and magnetic island.

Thank Kevin B
Marple, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We stayed at Sails on Horseshoe Bay for two nights. I could have stayed for two weeks, its just idyllic. Our front door and garden overlooked the beach and the ocean. The apartment had everything we could possibly need, living room, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. its just a very short stroll to the bars and restaurants. Perfect.

1Thank Harry H
factor12, Manager at Sails On Horseshoe, responded to this review

Hi Harry. Thanks for the revue, we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you here again one day.

Moulsoe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We were warmly welcomed by Phil the manager and the accommodation was spacious; a two bedroom villa with the bedrooms and main bathroom on ground floor and the lounge /kitchen/ dining area/ laundry room/ toilet on he first floor. It also had a nice balcony with restricted sea view. Although the furniture was dated it was comfortable and clean. However,...

Thank DJHMoulsoe
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Our stay at Sails on horseshoe was very pleasant. The units are very spacious with generous living and dining areas. The rooms were very clean and the owners very friendly. Although we had our own car there was a loan car offered which can be very handy to get around the island. As for location horseshoe bay is where it...

Thank Jay L
factor12, Manager at Sails On Horseshoe, responded to this review

Hi Jay Thanks for taking the time to write the review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay here and everything that Horseshoe Bay has to offer. We look forward to seeing you here again soon.

Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights with my hubby and inlaws. Its a quiet place, just a few steps away from the beach and from pubs. The receptionist is helpful. The apartment is comfy. I would definitely stay here again.

Thank Kris R
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights in a 2bedroom beachfront in number 2. We absolutely loved our stayed and definitely want to return for longer. As mentioned in reviews the accommodation is very clean. It's not new but it has everything you need with an amazing view. It had 2 bedrooms downstairs with a bathroom and toilet. Upstairs had a kitchen...

Thank luvofholidays
factor12, Manager at Sails On Horseshoe, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks for taking the time to write the review. Kathy and I are glad you all enjoyed yourselves, not just staying here but everything that Horseshoe Bay has to offer. The Bay is a truly special place and we look forward to welcoming you all back here at Sails in the future

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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: $169 - $263 (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
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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.”
awayagainBrisbaneQLD, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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