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Sydney
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We stayed first week in December very low occupancy because the Queensland school holidays dont start till week 2. Very nice room with all we need to cook for ourselves. Supermarket 2 min walk beach even closer . The owners go out of the way to be the best and they are Eileen is fabulous. Great pool

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Eileen N, Manager at Island Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Hi David, thanks for writing a great review. Hope to see you back again sometime! Kind regards Eileen Nethercott - Manager - Island Leisure Resort

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 December 2016

My family stayed at the Island Leisure Resort for 5 days (Dec 13 - Dec 17). The staff was wonder and the hotel was clean, well kept, and very comfortable. We stayed in the larger suite (5 of us). The suite had a nice kitchen w/ dish washer, laundry, 2 TV's, and very solid air conditioning. The pool was very...

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Eileen N, Manager at Island Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Hi Todd, it was great to meet you and your lovely family. Happy to hear you all enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards Eileen Nethercott - Manager - Island Leisure Resort

Bribie Island, Australia
Reviewed 1 December 2016

What a wonderful relaxed way to spend time on Magnetic Island This resorts owners could not do enough for us - nothing was too much trouble The cabin accommodation was clean and well appointed ,with a front and back courtyard The grounds were so well maintained, a lovely pool and spa area with barbecue facilities An added advantage was the...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The Island Leisure Resort is amazing! Definitely would recommend it to anyone over the 'big names'. We stayed 7 nights in a cottage and loved it! We were within short walking distance to the beach, supermarket and boutique shops. The pool at the resort is amazing, so you don't need to worry about swimming in the sea without a stinger...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 November 2016

My daughter and I stayed here for 7 nights and it was very good. The owners and staff were very friendly and helpful and the resort was well maintained and spotless. It was a short stroll to the ferry terminal, bus stop, restaurants, cafes and shops and only metres away from the beach. If you turn right out of the...

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Cremorne, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I stayed here for 4 nights last week from Monday to Thursday. Apparently November and February are the quiet months on the Island and there were not many other people at the resort during my stay (although the day i left it was apparently booked out for the weekend), I had the pool to myself every time I went in...

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Eileen N, Manager at Island Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Hi Joanne, thank you for a fantastic review! Kind regards Eileen Nethercott - Manager - Island Leisure Resort

Reviewed 10 November 2016

A really lovely little resort only metres from the beach, and only a short walk from a supermarket, restaurants, and the ferry terminal. The staff are very friendly and the self-contained units are very clean and nicely decorated. The lagoon pool is perfect on a hot day, but there is a games room for when it rains. Would definitely recommend!

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Eileen N, Manager at Island Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to submit a review, much appreciated. Kind regards Eileen Nethercott - Manager - Island Leisure Resort

Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Loved everything, great location -50m from the sea, short distance to bus stop, and to restaurants. Room was spacious, kitchen was well equipped, pool had plenty of Sun loungers. We enjoyed a very relaxing weekend. Check in and out was quick and easy, friendly helpful staff.

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Eileen N, Manager at Island Leisure Resort, responded to this review

We really appreciate your 5 star review, thanks and kind regards Eileen Nethercott - Manager - Island Leisure Resort

Meppershall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Stayed for a few days in this small, quiet, superbly designed resort. Excellent room, tranquil pool and easy access to Nelly Bay beach. Staff were extremely friendly with special mention to Eileen and Jen. Hired a 4x4 car for a morning and given guidance to several small isolated bays to explore - a grand adventure. Organised a dive trip to...

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Hi Lorna, thank you for submitting a great review! Kind regards Eileen Nethercott - Manager - Island Leisure Resort

Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Really nice self contained units that were spacious and had everything you need. Chilled, close to ferry, beach, bus and supermarket. Staff were friendly and very helpful. A few ants around the sink so keep your open food in the fridge.

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Eileen166, Manager at Island Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Hi Rochelle, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Yes here in the tropics all opened food and drinks must be kept in the fridge. Anything left out on bench tops will attract ants within minutes. Thanks again for a 5/5. Kind regards Eileen Nethercott - Manager - Island Leisure Resort

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A multi-award-winning resort with a range of fully self-contained burés to suit singles, couples and families. Our standard buré has a large TV, ceiling fans, air-conditioning, kitchen, ensuite bathroom and private dining patio. We also have superior burés and wheelchair-accessible burés. The entire resort is wheelchair accessible. The resort has a lovely lagoon-style swimming pool, with spa and gas barbeque area. This area is lit at night, enabling you to eat outside and enjoy our lovely evenings. We have a full-size tennis court, games room with pool table, table tennis, board games and guest library with books and magazines. We also have a children's craft area, a guest laundry with washing machines and dryers. There is also a licensed snack bar. We are located 50 metres from the beach and 100 metres from the shops and restaurants. The island bus stops at the front of the resort. This is a great resort in a great location with great rates! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Island Leisure Resort

Address: 6 Kelly Street | Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Magnetic Island
Price Range: €85 - €139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Island Leisure Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Suggest the Superior Queen Bure or better.”
 of 5 bubbles GARYN353, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just do it”
 of 5 bubbles David1z, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Cottages have a private front and back courtyard with a private clothesline.”
 of 5 bubbles sjkitto, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This is a resort with all rooms on one level. We stayed in the garden cottage which was very private and self contained.”
 of 5 bubbles debbiekit, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are individual units with same access and services.”
 of 5 bubbles 566lornap, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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