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Get an overview of this hotelWaterfront hostel with an outdoor pool

Popular property highlights

Free parking
Restaurant
Swimming pool
Laundry facilities

Location

Nestled on the beach, this Nelly Bay hostel is just steps from Magnetic Island and Coral Sea. Magnetic Island Golf Course is 1 mi (1.6 km) away.

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this hostel has an outdoor pool and a nightclub. Self parking is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, WiFi in public areas, and laundry facilities.

Room Amenities

All 30 rooms offer balconies, WiFi, and ceiling fans.

Languages Spoken

Base Magnetic Island Hostel

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

The hostel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This beach hostel also offers an outdoor pool, a nightclub, and tour/ticket assistance. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Base Magnetic Island Hostel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 2004 
  • Total number of rooms - 30 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 30 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wired Internet access - surcharge 
  • Nightclub 
  • Garden 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wired high-speed internet ( AUD 10.00 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wired high-speed internet (AUD 10.00 per 24 hours surcharge), Wired high-speed internet (AUD 10.00 per 24 hours surcharge)

Languages Spoken

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 11 AM.

Base Magnetic Island Hostel has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property from January to December. The rest of the year they are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No elevators
Minimum guest age is 18
Cash Deposit Required

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: AUD 20 per stay
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 8 and AUD 16 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 10.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 10.00 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: AUD 10.00 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostel Name

  • Base Hostel Magnetic Island
  • Base Magnetic Island
  • Base Magnetic Island Hostel
  • Hostel Magnetic Island
  • Magnetic Island Base
  • Magnetic Island Base Hostel
  • Magnetic Island Hostel
  • Base Backpackers Hotel Magnetic Island

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Pool access available from 7 AM to 7 PM.A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted from January to December. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.


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