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4.4 out of 5

"Looked very nice, staff were friendly. Warm pool, nice clean rooms " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 08 Jun 2020

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Hotel Description

Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges places you steps from Woregore Nature Reserve and within a 20-minute stroll of Mid North Coast Maritime Museum Pilot Boat Shed. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

Free WiFi, iPod docks, and LCD TVs are featured in all 92 rooms. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and room service. Premium bedding and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. Ceiling fans, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

The restaurant, The Boathouse, serves fusion cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the spa tub along with access to kayaking and rowing/canoeing. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a conference center, and a snack bar/deli. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also the convenience of free RV/bus/truck parking.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 4-star Port Macquarie hotel include St Thomas Anglican Church and Kooloonbung Creek Nature Park.

Standard King Room, No Balcony or View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$160* Per night/room 20 Jul. - 21 Jul.

Superior Standard Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Water View Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Suite, No Balcony or View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Garden View Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges ratings based on 574 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges

Everyone (268) Couples (166) Business (3) Family (136)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 6 Jul. 2020

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2 out of 5
Nice property but food in the Boatshed restaurant was "trendy" but inedible. So $60 for inedible linguine and a raw burger. Late arrivals are always looking for a coffee but milk in one of the rooms I booked but not in the other. Annoying.

Posted by , from Tallai Gold Coast on 3 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Jul. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Looked very nice, staff were friendly. Warm pool, nice clean rooms

Posted by , from Miranda on 8 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

13 Jun. 2020 by Jake

Hi Chris, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback! We are pleased to hear you found our staff friendly and could make use of our heated out door pool! Kind regards,

5 out of 5
Beautiful views, relaxing environment and fantastic location in walking distance to shops and restaurants.

Posted by , from Brisbane, QLD on 6 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

7 Apr. 2020 by Rachelle Dufty

Thanks for your kind review Marcus, the hotel is in such a fantastic location! We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future.

3 out of 5
Beds were super uncomfortable - soft amd saggy Buffet breakfast was poor- pastries were stale, fruit was old, range was limited Staff were friendly- was abke to get a later checkout at no additional cost

Posted by on 1 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

6 Mar. 2020 by Sarah Cooper

Hi Sam, thank you for your review and feedback. I will pass on your feedback regarding breakfast to the team. We hope to welcome you back for another stay soon.

5 out of 5
Lovely place to stay! Wanted to come back on our way back to Sydney but you guys were booked out! Would definitely stay again

Posted by , from Sydney on 20 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

21 Feb. 2020 by Sarah Cooper

Thank you for your great review, Lauren! Sorry to hear we could not accommodate your return stay - we can get booked out pretty quickly! Please let us know if you wish to stay with us again in the future and we can arrange something for you.

5 out of 5
Location, recently updated, great room & nice pool. Staff were very helpful.

Posted by on 18 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

21 Feb. 2020 by Sarah Cooper

Thank you for the kind review. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed our facilities and that the staff were accommodating.

5 out of 5
Great location, friendly professional staff, great quality food.

Posted by on 1 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

3 Feb. 2020 by Caitlyn Howard

Hello, Thank you for you wonderful words on our property. We appreciate that you noticed all the services we provide to be of best quality. Warm Regards, Caitlyn Howard.

About the Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges

Location 20 Park Street, Port Macquarie, NSW 2444

Property Features

Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. There are 5 meeting rooms available. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Port Macquarie hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 92 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Port Macquarie, NSW (PQQ) (5 km / 3.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges offers 92 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

The Boathouse - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 45 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 26 and AUD 26 for adults, AUD 11 and AUD 11 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 45 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.08 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Port Macquarie Resort
  • Rydges Port Macquarie Sails
  • Rydges Sails Port Macquarie
  • Rydges Sails Resort Port Macquarie
  • Sails Port Macquarie By Rydges
  • Sails Resort Port Macquarie
  • Sails Resort Port Macquarie Rydges
  • Sails Resort Rydges
  • Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges Hotel
  • Sails Rydges Port Macquarie
  • Quality Resort Sails Hotel Port Macquarie
  • Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges Port Macquarie
  • Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges Hotel Port Macquarie

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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