Get an overview of this hotelWaterfront hostel with an outdoor pool

At Base Magnetic Island Hostel, you'll be 4.6 km (2.8 mi) from Magnetic Island National Park and 8.4 km (5.2 mi) from Horseshoe Bay Beach. Highlights at this beachfront hostel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and a nightclub.

All 30 rooms feature balconies, WiFi, and ceiling fans. Bathrooms are shared.

For a drink, you can stop by the hostel's own bar/lounge. Additionally, you'll find WiFi in public areas, wired Internet in public areas, and laundry facilities. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of car rentals on site.

With a stay at this Magnetic Island hostel, you'll be 17 km (10.6 mi) from ReefHQ Aquarium and 17.2 km (10.7 mi) from Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal.

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.

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


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

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

Where to Eat

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

Nearby Activities

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

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.
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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