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    Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

    1 Nelly Bay Road, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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    • Excellent36%
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    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    I had the best time at Maggie <3 I am so happy that I got to be at the Base! Perfect location by the beach and convenient to the ferry. The bar was awesome, I love the pineapple cocktails... yum. but the best part was...More

    Thank Jackie B
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Guest Relations Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 4 June 2017

    Hello Jackie B, Our pineapple cocktails certainly help you take in the amazing views and awesome atmosphere here at the Island Bar. Jay's Koala tour's are a great personal way to see the island and ou rlittle fury friends. We'll pass on the good review....More

    Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is so nice! staff, rooms, food and views are perfect. I had so much fun, specially during the ladies night which was hosted by Dane, he did such a good job leading the games and encouraging the people to join to make the...More

    Thank Diego P
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Guest Relations Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 21 May 2017

    Hey Diego P! Thanks for taking the time out to leave an awesome review. Our hostel is pretty special and we are glad you loved the rooms, food and location! Dane's awesome on the mic and knows how to entertain and encourage for the fun...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

    It was only my second day in Australia but already the best one I could imagine! Jay took us for a tour and we saw 6!! wild Koalas hanging out in the trees. They were so cute and fluffy! I did not imagine I would...More

    Thank Skrol L
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 18 May 2017

    Hey Skrol L, Thanks for the awesome review, Jay's Koala tours seem to be the talk of the town lately, Glad to hear you had a good time here on Maggie and got to experience some of the hidden spots Jay seems to know. I...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    Hi all, I spend 3 nights at Base and I just love this place! The first time after already 6 weeks of traveling it felt really like holidays :-) we had amazing weather, rented a 4 wheel drive topless car and spent also relaxing days...More

    Thank charlyschulz1
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 18 May 2017

    Hey Charlyschulz1, Thanks for the review, Super stoked you enjoyed the nightly activities and our beautiful island. It really is a unique location here at Base Maggie, Waking up and falling asleep to the oceans noise makes you realize how lucky we are. Safe Travels...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    My expectations weren't that high of the hostels at the east coast of Australia, but that's not why I think Base is a perfect hostel! The location is amazing, the rooms and bathrooms are nice, the staff is sweet and the bar is cool. I...More

    Thank Emma K
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 18 May 2017

    Hey There Pamela B, Thanks for the awesome review, Were glad you enjoyed your time here and the facilities. Hopefully we see you again someday. Safe Travels, Cheers jack

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    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$25 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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