Overview of Hostel
BASE Backpackers is located right on the beach and is the ONLY place to Stay and Play on Magnetic Island
There is a choice of dorm rooms at BASE from mixed dorms to the female sanctuary dorms which includes a sanctuary pamper package on arrival.
The private tent (NO tent provided) also has sea vi
Take a 20 minute ferry ride from Townsville on Sealink and catch the connecting Picnic Bay bus from the ferry terminal to Base Backpackers doorstep.
Bus costs = $2
Return Ferry costs = $32.00.
The Beach !! - Sunbake the day away on the beach out front of the hostel The Reef !! - Snorkel and SCUBA from the beach at the front of the hostel SS Yongala !! - One of the world's TOP DIVE SITES National Park !! - Awesome bushwalks
Conditions & Policy
Please note bookings during Full Moon Party Fridays DO NOT include Ticket entry to Full moon. The private tent rates are based per person, YOU MUST BRING YOUR OWN TENT AS THERE IS NO ON SITE TENT HIRE. All guests staying during this Friday each month are required to purchase a Full moon ticket at extra cost to accommodation tickets start from $20.00 per person. There is a 2 night minimum stay over the Full Moon period.