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Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

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  • Excellent38%
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  • Average14%
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  • Terrible7%
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“the east coast”(41 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The good: great setting, fantastic views and design, great bar, staff were nice. The bad: I wouldn't recommend staying here if you're looking for a chill place to stay. There is a strong party vibe. Most of the clientele when I was there were really...More

Thank SadkowskyT
Reviewed 5 days ago

This Hostel was the prettiest i stayed in! The Huts are right on the beach and you have the best views when coming out early in the morning. The Food is great, the Beach pretty and staff is awesome! The Staff also gives you good...More

Thank melka2018
Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 3 days ago

Hey melka2018, What a review ! Thanks for the feedback on your recent stay with us and it sounds like you could have stayed longer. The Horse riding tours are a great thing to do on the island especially when you get to swim with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were so friendly and helpful, particularly Morgan who made sure we had a great night! Really lovely girl who made sure we all had fun! Would stay again! Rooms were clean and good location so would definitely recommend :)

Thank Harriet S
Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 6 days ago

Hi there Harriet S, Cheers for the review and feedback. Glad you had a good time with us and got to experience what The Island Bar has to offer. I will make sure Morgan gets some love for being a superstar, Safe Travels, Cheers

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had SUCH a good time at the hostel! Myself and a friend stayed in a 6 bed dorm for 4 nights. The room was clean and comfortable and right by the camp kitchen. The bar was so much fun, we played boozy bingo on monday...More

Thank Eff J
Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 6 days ago

Hey Eff J, Thanks for the awesome feedback on your recent stay with us and great to hear you had such a good time. We hope to see you again next time. Safe Travels

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel has a stunning ocean view and good party. They staff plays games with you in ghe evening. You can rent topless car at the hostel and they bring you to the pickup place. Try out the Avo Brekkie. Thank you Morgan for curing...More

Thank Beat31
Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Beat31, Cheers for the feedback after your recent stay with us. Ill make sure Morgan gets some praise for helping with the mornings :) Look forward to seeing you next time, Safe Travels

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Beachfront
Restaurant
Free Parking
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Free Parking
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$27 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"ocean view rooms are the best"
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