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Peppers Blue On Blue Resort

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   123 Sooning Street | Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2011
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cairns, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2011

This would have to be the best holiday ever!!! We stayed at Peppers Blue a couple of weeks with friends, the lagoon pool is amazing, plentay of sun beds and even a great BBQ area which is very convenient considering the resort is right next to the local IGA. All the staff were fantastic! the General manager helped us up... More

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blueonblue_gm, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for the great review. It's great to know when we are getting it right just as much as when we aren't quite hitting the mark. We are always open for improvement in any way, shape or form. Your review is a nice boost in the right direction for all of us. We look... More

southport
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

My partner and I and 15 year old daughter spent 3 nights here in august 2011. We originally booked for 2 nights but enjoyed it so much stayed for an extra night. The room was fabulous. Very modern and all facilities provided,eg, wading machine, dryer, dishwasher. The pool was simply gorgeous, but cold!! Very quiet around pool area which was... More

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blueonblue_gm, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting your review. We can only improve if we are aware of our weaknesses. I appreciate your time taken to let us know of your experience with our customer service. Your comments have been taken 'on board' and we look forward to providing better service all round for all of our guests. More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

We got off the ferry and expected a bit of a hastle to find Pepper. No problem, they were right there in front of us! We checked in with no fuss and proceded to our room. The lift was invalueable with our bags packed for the weeks' stay. Breakfast, which was included in our package, was sensational. We then walk... More

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blueonblue_gm, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and the gorgeous island. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. More

norfolk
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2011

As visitors from the Uk we had not stayed at a Peppers hotel before. Prior to our visit we found the reception staff very helpful replying quickly to our e mails and answering all our questions. On arrival we were quickly given our room key and my only comment for improvement was the instructions to find our room were not... More

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GeneralManagerPBOB, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, I hope you managed to pull yourself away from the pool to explore the fantastic island while you were here. it sounds as though you had a great stay and we would love to have you back some time. Should you return to our amazing country and manage to come past Maggie island again... More

Sunshine Coast
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2011

Friends of ours stayed in a hotel room which overlooked the car park and ferry terminal and had tired furniture even though the property is only 4 years old. The is pool large and welcoming but is not heated so too cold to swim in winter. The 2 bedroom we were in had stained furniture, cups and saucers but no... More

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GeneralManagerPBOB, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, Unfortunately some of our rooms do have a different view to those facing the Marina, and we have ensured this is pointed out on all our websites and also priced them lower to allow for the budget conscious traveler. We do have other rooms available with different views and facilities available to book or upgrade... More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2011

Myself my wife and seven other friends traveled to Townsville for the V8's and stayed at Peppers. On arrival we were warmly greeted and proccessed very quickly. the two rooms we had booked were magnificent overlooking the pool area down the back. Many thanks to Ash the barman and the rest of the staff for the great service and laughs... More

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GeneralManagerPBOB, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

Well done Happy George!! I had to print off your pics to show the team as they would all remember you well. Please ensure to let me know if the clan are coming back for next year’s V8 Supercars and I will ensure you are in the same area of the resort. Since the V8s we have had new umbrellas... More

Brisbane
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011 via mobile

I had been staying in Townsville for a week on business and flew my wife up for weekend a birthday treat for her. We had never stayed at a Peppers Resort but believed it was a high quality resort. On arrival we were given the key for room 1211. This the same room cthink from July 5 was given. It... More

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GeneralManagerPBOB, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I apologies for the poor standard you first experienced as this is not our intention for any of our guests although reading on I see that once moved the new room was to your standard and i hope that we met your expectations on cleanliness and quality. We have since had all the carpets and... More

Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2011

We stayed here for 2 nights, with breakfast in the mornings in a standard room. The room and bathroom was very spacious, modern and had everything we needed. Once you step off the ferry, Peppers, is only a few metres walking distance away. As is the bus stops to get around the island. There's also an IGA supermarket next door.... More

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GeneralManagerPBOB, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

Good to see you got out and about during your stay. Thank you for your kind review and we would love to welcome you back again sometime soon, You commented on our tropical breakfast. this is now a complimentary inclusion to all guests staying with us. The pool is a little cool in winter however very refreshing in the summer... More

Ballan, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2011

We have just returned from a 5 night stay at Peppers after gettting an exceptional good nightly rate via a credit card affiliate program and for the price we paid we were happy with the stay but this is certainly no 5 star resort. The good: Close to ferry and bus stops so very easy to get around. Room size... More

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GeneralManagerPBOB, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, and also the photos, We are currently in the process of cleaning and replacing soft furnishing in the resort. This room however does have a rather large fridge in an awkward location. The owner of this room insists it is more convenient for guests staying for longer periods of time and do not wish to... More

Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2011

We really enjoyed our stay at Peppers Blue in June 2011! We arrived to a warm reception, extremely helpful staff and a fabulous room! It was spacious, very clean and had amazing views of the pool & sea. We enjoyed cocktails in the bar and had lovely dinner in the restaurant (which had good options for vegetarians). We can also... More

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GeneralManagerPBOB, General Manager at Peppers Blue On Blue Resort, responded to this review

We look forward to your return, The Big boy fries are one of my families favorites also. Thank you for your kind review and should you wish to return please feel free to contact me directly. Kind regards, Allan Benfield General Manager More

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Address: 123 Sooning Street | Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Magnetic Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Peppers Blue On Blue Resort 4.5*
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Peppers Blue on Blue Resort offers luxury accommodation overlooking the Magnetic Island marina and ferry terminal. Set in tropical landscaped surrounds with beautiful marina and mountain views the resort redefines the essence of island holidays on Queenslands magical Magnetic Island.Peppers Blue on Blue includes contemporary yet timelessly designed guest rooms including resort style suites and one, two and three bedroom apartments. Fully embracing its waterfront location, the resort's sleekly decorated suites boast sun drenched balconies with some featuring private plunge pools. All rooms feature free WIFI (up to 500MB), free movies, air conditioning, balcony, bathrobes, coffee/tea making facilities, flat screen TV, CD/DVD player, surround sound system, daily housekeeping service, laundry facilities, bath, hairdryer, direct dial telephone/voice mail, iron and ironing board, alarm clock/radio, mini bar, room service and movies on demand. All apartments excluding standard Hotel and Studio Rooms include a kitchen or kitchenette.Throughout the year Magnetic Island boasts fantastic weather making it the ideal place to get outdoors and take part in the abundant leisure activities available. For those who just want to relax, the endota spa combines the islands serene surrounds with the perfect blend of luxury to offer an extensive menu of treatments while the vast outdoor resort pool is the perfect destination to chill out and sip on a cocktail.Making its home at the resort is the Boardwalk Restaurant & Bar, a gourmets paradise which offers the freshest tropical menu and fine wine selection. The restaurant features a massive outdoor deck, ideal for embracing the classic Queensland climate. All windows and doors of this sleek and contemporary restaurant can be opened for a seamless transition between traditional and alfresco dining options.Magnetic Island offers a unique blend of national parks, untouched tropical beaches and bays all within easy reach of the resort. Bushwalking tracks provide an ideal opportunity to see the Australian wilderness and wildlife in its natural habitat while Magnetic Island as part of the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef offers numerous aquatic activities and sights. ... more   less 
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