We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Horseshoe Bay Water Sports

Horseshoe Bay Foreshore, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
+61 7 4758 1336
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Fun times!

We took a tube ride with Dom around Horseshoe Bay and it was exhilarating! My husband and I are not... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
mihskaelli
,
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Fun in the sun

My boys rode the tube (they are 14 and 10) and laughed the entire time. Great value for money and... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Lealsieleals
Read all 19 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Tube Rides (approx.10 minutes)For children, teenagers and adults from $15 to $25 per person. Free ride for Observer/photo taking. Observer must be 12 years old or over and is required by maritime law. Sailing Catamaran Hire $50 per hour. Only experienced sailors. No Hire in strong wind warnings or after 3pm.
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good0%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“tube ride” (3 reviews)
“great fun” (5 reviews)
“horseshoe bay” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Horseshoe Bay Foreshore, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
CONTACT
+61 7 4758 1336
Write a ReviewReviews (19)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"tube ride"
in 3 reviews
"great fun"
in 5 reviews
"horseshoe bay"
in 6 reviews
"catamaran"
in 2 reviews
"tubing"
in 3 reviews
"highlights"
in 2 reviews
"hire"
in 2 reviews
"activity"
in 2 reviews
"turtles"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We took a tube ride with Dom around Horseshoe Bay and it was exhilarating! My husband and I are not really adrenaline junkies but this was perfect for us. Dom does the thrills and spills to individual needs and so go along & enjoy. Easily...More

Thank mihskaelli
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 28 May 2018

My boys rode the tube (they are 14 and 10) and laughed the entire time. Great value for money and a highlight of the trip! The owner was very friendly and accomodating. Such a cool activity for kids to do.

Thank Lealsieleals
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Great family holiday spot at Horseshoe Bay Magnetic Island! Ski biscuit Tube rides and catamaran hire the highlights of the holiday! Spotted several turtles on catamaran hire and large fish jumping several times out of water, WOW! Kids loved it!

Thank DomSpataro
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Meant to be a 10 minute ride, and he ripped off little kids (one's birthday) by taking them out on a short ride.More

Thank Jaijey
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
HBWS-Kris, Owner at Horseshoe Bay Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

We always make a fuss of birthday riders.....when we are made aware it’s their birthday. Your kids hopped off the tube happy, the observer was smiling and laughing with the skipper. When we learned of your dissatisfaction we offered to take them out again, even...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing time! Worth every penny. Australia is going to turn into a regular home for me and plans are already in the works as to when we will return for the fun offered at this location on Magnetic Island. Thanks for the tow in!

1  Thank Wes S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

WOW what a fantastic tube ride. Very exciting tube ride and she got to see humpback whales and turtles as well. Great place with great staff.

Thank DomSpataro
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The kids and hubbie went out in the tubes and came out with sore abs from laughing so much and holding themselves up from the waves. Wonderful addition to our holidays. Thank you!

Thank Soph-000013
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Our kids love to go tubing when we visit Horseshoe Bay with visiting cousins/aunts/uncles/friends. I love to jump in the boat as spotter and watch the looks on their faces when they get in a whip and launch off the wake. Driver is very experienced...More

Thank Greg E
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Had an absolute ball! Best 10 minutes of the trip...what a laugh, what a location! Can't wait to bring the kids! Will definitely be back!

Thank Kristen S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We were lucky enough to be the last riders of the day. Had originally wanted a single tube each but the water was to rough. We rode 3 in the one tube and had a blast! Do yourself a favour and take this ride, too...More

Thank DainsTravel
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Magnetic Island
Sails On Horseshoe
128 reviews
.11 km away
Arcadia Village Motel
284 reviews
3.61 km away
Peppers Blue On Blue Resort
1,476 reviews
4.57 km away
Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
426 reviews
4.76 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Early Bird
378 reviews
.03 km away
Barefoot art food wine
404 reviews
.14 km away
Sandi's on Magnetic Island
351 reviews
.06 km away
Adele's Cafe
71 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Attractions
Big Mama Sailing
423 reviews
.08 km away
Magnetic Jet Ski Tours
153 reviews
.06 km away
Magnetic Island Time Cruises
52 reviews
.20 km away
Jet Ski Hire Magnetic Island
41 reviews
.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Penny B
25 September 2016|
Answer
Response from Jessica C | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure, I would give the company a call.
0
Votes