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    Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

    1 Nelly Bay Road, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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          Overview
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          “boozy bingo” (18 reviews)
          Wifi
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          Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

          Worst hostel I've stayed in, meaning I checked out early. The room was dirty, and cramped. There were lots of dead flies in the toilets/ shower area & people were having sex in there too. I like a good party but this hostel doesn't give...More

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          Response from BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 3 February 2017

          Hello, Sorry to hear our hostel wasn't your cup of tea! We definitely try to keep our hostel open to the diverse range of clients we attract day in day out. We've recently revamped our chill out zones and purchased some awesome bean bags for...More

          Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

          By far the best hostel I have stayed at on the east coast! The staff are all amazing and the atmosphere is great. The hostel is right on the beach and is more like a resort than a hostel! Special shout out to Jay who's...More

          Thank Jessica S
          Response from BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 3 February 2017

          G'Day Jessica S! Thanks for leaving such an awesome review! Our staff really work hard to make your experience the best so we're glad you picked up on it. With our incredible location its hard not to fall in love with this hostel. Jay loves...More

          Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

          We came here for the party and hostel atmosphere. I was here 8 years ago and loved it, it's only gotten bigger and better! Definitely the place for young 20's, backpackers and partiers! So much fun, beers are comparable to other bars. Right on the...More

          Thank Stephanie M
          Response from BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 28 January 2017

          G'Day Stephanie M! We must be doing something right for you to give us an awesome review without even staying the night! Our bar caters for all walks of life and we try to keep our entertainment diverse for the different age groups coming through...More

          Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

          This was by far one of the best hostels I've stayed in, all the staff are so friendly and helpful (cheers for the bus money Max). Each night is better than the next from boozy bingo to bar wars you can't have a bad night....More

          Thank AlexandraMelv
          Response from BASEMagnetic, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 28 January 2017

          Hello AlexandraMelv! Thanks for taking time out of your jam packed travels to leave us such an awesome review. We really pride ourselves on going the extra mile for guests and Max & Jay are stoked with their special mentions! Our nightly entertainment keeps people...More

          Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

          I stayed at Base for 2 nights while I was visiting Magnetic Island. Great location right on the beach, awesome and friendly staff (especially Jay), overall it was our best hostel experience yet on the East Coast! Jay took my friend and I on a...More

          Thank Candice M
          Response from BASEMagnetic, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 15 January 2017

          Hello Candice M! Awesome review and thanks for taking the time out of your travels to do so. Our location is pretty special and together with our amazing staff it makes it hard for guests to leave us! I'll pass on the high praise to...More

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          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$ 23 - US$ 94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 32
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