Get an overview of this hotelWaterfront hostel with an outdoor pool


This Magnetic Island hostel is on the beach, 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from Horseshoe Bay Beach, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal and Magnetic Island National Park. ReefHQ Aquarium is 10.6 mi (17 km) away.

Property Features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a nightclub are available at this hostel. 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.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hostel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wired and wireless Internet access (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.

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


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access (10.00 AUD per 24 hours surcharge)

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


Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Shared bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

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

Nearby Things to Do

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

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


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at noon

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are not allowed at this property from January to December. The rest of the year they are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

Minimum guest age is 18

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Cash Deposit Required


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.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 10.00 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 10.00 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: AUD 10.00 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Deposit: AUD 20 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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