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10 Best Hotels in Magnetic Island

Peppers Blue on Blue
4.5 out of 5
123 Sooning Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
AU$185
per night
Feb 19 - Feb 20
4.4/5Excellent! (586 reviews)

"Position,nice rooms, restaurant on site,under cover parking."…"

Reviewed on 6 Feb. 2020

Peppers Blue on Blue
Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel
3 out of 5
40 Horseshoe Bay Road, Horseshoe Bay, QLD
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AU$80
per night
Feb 19 - Feb 20
4.3/5Excellent! (56 reviews)
Koala koala

"Amazing stay at koala bungalows. Great central location for the island. The bungalows were great, wallaby’s wandering around too. Kitchen was really good as were all amenities. We also visited the sanctuary and held a koala. This is a must. Would definitely recommend a stay here"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2019

Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel
True North Bed & Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
48 Horseshoe Bay Rd, Horseshoe Bay, QLD
AU$169
per night
Feb 19 - Feb 20
4.7/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)

"Prefect get away. Everything was perfect. Would stay here again"…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2020

True North Bed & Breakfast
Tropical Palms
3.5 out of 5
34 Picnic Street, Magnetic Island, Picnic Bay, QLD
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AU$136
per night
Feb 19 - Feb 20
4.6/5Exceptional! (87 reviews)

"Large, clean rooms. Very friendly and helpful staff. Nice small pool."…"

Reviewed on 12 Dec. 2019

Tropical Palms
Dandaloo Gardens
3.5 out of 5
42 Hayles Avenue, Arcadia, QLD
AU$120
per night
Feb 19 - Feb 20
4.8/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)

"Excellent inside, convenient to beach and pub, very nice layout in unit"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan. 2020

Dandaloo Gardens
Arcadia Village Motel
3 out of 5
7 Marine Parade, Arcadia Bay, Arcadia, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$134
per night
Mar 2 - Mar 3
4.4/5Wonderful! (301 reviews)

"Good location on the waterfront with bay views. Access to shops, variety of food outlets, close to bus transport and outdoor activities close by."…"

Reviewed on 2 Feb. 2020

Arcadia Village Motel
Arcadia Beach Guest House
3 out of 5
27 Marine Parade, Arcadia, QLD
AU$69
per night
Feb 19 - Feb 20
4.3/5Excellent! (127 reviews)

"This is a great place to stay. I have been a Townsville resident for many years and have only just discovered it. I will be back again for weekend breaks. I an and his staff are great hosts. Jim Monaghan"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul. 2019

Arcadia Beach Guest House
Sails On Horseshoe
3.5 out of 5
13 Pacific Drive, Horseshoe Bay, QLD
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4.5/5Wonderful! (90 reviews)

"Great location and great price. Will definitely come back"…"

Reviewed on 16 Dec. 2019

Sails On Horseshoe
Island Leisure Resort
4 out of 5
6 Kelly Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
AU$199
per night
Feb 19 - Feb 20
4.6/5Wonderful! (299 reviews)

"I spent 6 nights at Island Leisure resort and was well rested when leaving. The villas are comfortable and perfect for Queensland's weather. The property is close to the beach, close to the ferry terminal for transfers to the mainland, close to local shops, restaurants and scooter rental, and on ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Nov. 2019

Island Leisure Resort
Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
4 out of 5
146 Sooning Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
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4.2/5Excellent! (238 reviews)

"Position great, check in person a stickler for 2pm time"…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec. 2019

Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
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Visiting Magnetic Island

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Magnetic Island, and visitors give high marks for the beaches. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its local tours.

  • There are 134 hotels and other accommodations in Magnetic Island
  • The closest major airport is in Townsville, QLD (TSV) 15.9 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Palm Island, QLD (PMK) 49 away

Sightseeing and Staying in Magnetic Island

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Magnetic Island National Park, Horseshoe Bay Beach, and Radical Bay. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Magnetic Island Golf Course and Coral Sea.

In Magnetic Island, you'll find 134 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect vacation. Below are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Maggies Beachfront Apartments - This 4.5-star apartment features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale and comfortable beds.
  • Magnetic Sunsets - With a stay at this 3-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with an in-room kitchenette.
  • Island Palms Resort - With a stay at this 4-star apartment, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with an in-room kitchen. Expedia customers like its helpful staff.

Dressing for Magnetic Island

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 89°F and the nighttime average to be 71°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 86°F during the day and 57°F at night
  • July through September averages 83°F during the day and 56°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 89°F during the day and 67°F at night
  • Magnetic Island gets about 40.35 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually January and December with an average temperature of 88°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 58°F

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