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    Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

    1 Nelly Bay Road, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 165*
          USD 49*
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          USD 79*
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          Overview
          • Excellent30%
          • Very good30%
          • Average15%
          • Poor14%
          • Terrible8%
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          “boozy bingo” (18 reviews)
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Poolside Bar
          Laundry Service
          Self-Serve Laundry
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here having travelled up the East Coast and wish I'd never bothered. What started as a really good time ended up as a total upset. I stayed here with a group of people who I had met on the East Coast and the final...More

          Helpful?1  
          Response from BASEMagnetic, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

          Hello Kirsten P It's good you enjoyed our Boozy Bingo but its such a shame this was over shadowed by the actions of a staff member. I'm really sorry to hear that one staff member ruined your trip over to Magnetic Island. I'd really like...More

          Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

          This is the best XBase hostel I have ever stayed at! Reception were pretty helpful, and gave us tons of vouchers to use during our stay, such as $8 breakfast, $10 dinner, free welcome drink and also free snorkel hire. For those who arrive early...More

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          Response from BASEMagnetic, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

          G'Day Kaiser, This is an amazing review so thanks for taking the time out to give us such applause! We try and think of every little thing that would make your life easier while staying with us and it looks like we are starting to...More

          Reviewed 30 December 2016

          As an older guest I was worried that staying in a hostel would not suit me but my worries were unfounded and my stay of 3 nights went really well. Stayed in one of the double rooms right by the sea so woke to a...More

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          Response from BASEMagnetic, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

          G'day Swooz186258, Thanks for the awesome review, We are defiantly lucky to wake up to this view everyday and so glad you got to experience what we have to offer, and even luckier to be here for turtle nesting season. Hopefully next time you return...More

          Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

          Stayed one night as part of the Oz Experience package and wish we'd stayed longer! The dorm rooms were clean and comfortable, ours faced right out into the ocean. The pool and pool area is fantastic to swim or just to chill with a book....More

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          Response from BASEMagnetic, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

          G'Day mimiblay! I don't blame you for wanting to stay longer! It's a slice of paradise that can pull on the heart strings. Our bungalow huts offer some fantastic views over the main land. I'm glad you enjoyed the facilities we have to offer and...More

          Reviewed 24 December 2016

          I wrote a review of Magnetic Xbase back in Jun16. I returned to Magnetic Xbase in Nov16 and it was so good, that I thought I would write another review. The weather was warmer (30 - 33c), but as Xbase is next to the beach,...More

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          Response from BASEMagnetic, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

          Hey mc3192n, We are over the moon you decided to come back and visit and still loved the things we do here. Our staff work around the clock to ensure we keep the place up to the standards we've created. So it's always good to...More

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          Arcadia Beach Guest House
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          Peppers Blue On Blue Resort
          949 reviews
          #2 of 5 hotels in Magnetic Island
           
          Island Leisure Resort
          186 reviews
          #3 of 5 hotels in Magnetic Island
           
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 23 - USD 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 32
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          • Magnetic Island
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          Room Tips
          "Best views"
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          "Rooms 24 & 25 have an ocean-view balcony. Rooms close to the bar would have been super loud."
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          "The rooms by the sea are definitely the places to stay in. A real room with a view!!"
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          "far from the reception, front row"
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