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    Base Backpackers Magnetic Island

    1 Nelly Bay Road, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
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    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    I had a great time, the atmosphere was good, the people I met were great, the staff were great (except for one of the guys who seemed to be short, arrogant and seemed to be fake nice) - they helped out with heaps of questions,...More

    Thank wadja1
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 11 July 2017

    Hey Wadja, Thanks so much for your awesome review! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here with us and you loved the Island just as much as us! Glad you found most of our staff helpful and we will be looking into who...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    Don't know what to start with. It is located directly on the beach. 5 minute drive by bus from the ferry terminal. Friendly reception and travel desk, the Island Bar had lots of games on each night and good music! Cheap but very good cocktails...More

    Thank Sofigus
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 11 July 2017

    Hey Sofigus! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! It sounds like you had a wonderful time! You can't beat the beautiful sea view from our hostel and glad to hear you loved everything about our little slice of paradise! Wish...More

    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    It is so beautifully here. It's so chilled here. Good food as well. I stayed at a 8 bed dorm the first night and the beds did squeak a lot, but upgraded to a privet room and they view is nice. You stay just above...More

    Thank Eric M
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 6 July 2017

    Hey Eric, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and I am glad you enjoyed your stay here with us! The view from the Double rooms is a lovely view to wake up too! I wish you the safest of travels....More

    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    Had such a great stay at Base. The rooms (huts) were good, location was amazing and all the staff were super helpful. Evening entertainment at the bar was great as was the food and drink. The most chilled hostel around and a fab place to...More

    Thank AyshaSmith
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 6 July 2017

    Hey Aysha, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a wonderful review! We are delighted to hear you loved your stay here and that we made the cut to your favourite hostel. I wish you the safest travels! Kind Regards Kelly

    Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

    Was looking forward to my stay at magnetic island, and was unfortunately let down by a couple of things. On my first nights' stay, a drunken Brit came into the room and woke us all up (6 share), and within half an hour I heard...More

    Thank Bella H
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 6 July 2017

    Hey Bella, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and I wish we could of sorted this out with yourself whilst you were staying at our hostel and sorry to hear this ruined your stay. If i remember correctly our night...More

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    About
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    • Pool
    • Beachfront
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    • Free Parking
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    • US$24 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 32
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