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Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

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Room & Suite (47)
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“boozy bingo”(22 reviews)
“the east coast”(44 reviews)
“ladies night”(12 reviews)
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Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

While the location is secluded and you have to take the bus to get anywhere else, Base has plenty of comfortable ways to spend your time. We had a private room that had an AMAZING view of the beach - this place is more of...More

Thank emma67450
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This hostel is the most perfect location in Magnetic, especially if you’re going to have good weather. I’m an early riser so came out everyday to watch the sunrise and to walk along the beautiful beach, literally just a step away from the hostel. It...More

Thank GabySP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights and were never short of conversation or activities here. While the showers could do with a better cleaning routine, the cabins were fine and quite roomy. The best feature are the nightly activities which were a great source of entertainment!...More

1  Thank Emily L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time and met lots of amazing people - the hostel is more like a resort with a beach view pool, the hostel opens up straight onto a beach, and there were fun things to do each night. All the staff were so...More

Thank Steph M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing stay at Base Backpackers, but what really made my time there was the day spent with Jay! He took us out and gave us a Koala tour- he knew exactly where to find the koalas and we spotted 6 koalas and 3...More

Thank denealproteau
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 26 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 26 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (47)
Pool & Beach (22)
Dining (8)
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"There are many good options from en suite with ocean views to camping"
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"ocean view rooms are the best"
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"124 & 125 are the way forward"
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"Chose Ocean side - you won't be disappointed!"
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