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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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“boozy bingo”(19 reviews)
“the east coast”(35 reviews)
“ladies night”(12 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Poolside Bar
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

6 bed dorms were nice and clean, food was really good! Very social hostel but also able to have chill time alone in the hammocks around base. Games were fun, gutted we missed boozy bingo. Drinks were good and cheap!

Thank Rosie B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We traveled the east coast in a camper van but couldn't bring the van to magnetic island so chose to stay in base. We were in a 8 bed dorm which was clean, comfortable, had air con and a sea view. Can't ask much more...More

Thank Barbie182
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best hostel on my trip along along east coast. Rooms are little bungalows and have aircon. Bar is nice and there are some good meal deals. Location is amazing as it's situated next to the ocean. Every day a bunch of people are trying to...More

Thank Rene V
Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent a few days here during November and couldn’t fault the place. Staff were wonderful and accommodating. Would like to make a particular mention of Ryan in the bar who was very efficient and friendly.

Thank Lanmar
Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 4 days ago

Hi Lanmar, Cheers for the review, I will make sure Ryan gets some praise for being on point. Safe Travels, Cheers

Reviewed 1 week ago

Base is in a beautiful location right on the beach and opposite the SunBus bus stop. We were only able to stay one night as they were fully booked but couldn't late check in until 2pm. This left us limited on time and unable to...More

Thank Kara B
Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, General Manager at Base Backpackers Magnetic IslandResponded 4 days ago

Hi Kara B, Thanks for the review and pointing out a few area's we can improve. We offer a free Wifi service through the day only from 7am - 7pm but we also have another service that can be purchased if needed. Sorry to hear...More

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US$24 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$24 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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