Bungalow Bay Koala Village YHA

40 Horseshoe Bay Road, Magnetic Island, Australia, Distance from city centre: 2.7km

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Rating: 68%from 3 reviews

  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 66%Security
  • 53%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 60%Value for money
  • 60%Facilities
Bungalow Bay is a large, friendly and stylish YHA backpacker's hostel, set in the heart of Magnetic Islands National Park. This multi-award winning hostel is easily accessible from Townsville by a 25 minute ferry ride and is situated in the beautiful Horseshoe Bay, just a short walk from some of the most beautiful beaches on the Island.
Nestled amongst the gardens, each bungalow here will provide you with a balcony, access to shared bathroom facilities, bed linen and a fan. Some Bungalows have their own bathrooms and air-conditioning.
This unique accommodation provides an outdoor pool, plenty of hammocks and sun lounges, nightly activities and games in our on-site bar, snorkeling equipment hire, bike hire and of course we have our famous on site Koala Sanctuary where you can join one of our 3 daily tours or enjoy a magnificent buffet breakfast with the koalas on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
The property is 5-minute walk from Horseshoe Bay Beach where you will find water sports, cafes, restaurants and a convenience store. The nearest supermarket IGA is located in Nelly Bay, a 10-minute drive away. We are only a 5-minute drive from Arcadia beach and a 15-minute drive from Picnic Bay. Buses run all day, but for a true Magnetic Island experience, topless cars can be hired through our friendly reception staff.
See our friendly Reception staff for a Magnetic Island map, and they will send you on your way with all the best places to see on Magnetic Island! We are also a tour desk and we can help you book Great Barrier Reef tours, Whitsundays tours, diving trips and much, much more!
After a day of activities on the island, guests can relax in our bean bags in the shared lounge area, use our free Wi-FI and meet like minded travelers!
Don’t wait, book at Bungalow Bay today!!

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Microwave
  • Mini Supermarket
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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A 20 minute fast cat ferry ride from the greyhound terminal will have you docked at Nelly Bay Harbour (17 daily services). Local bus service meets all ferry services to the island and will drop you off at our front door in Horseshoe Bay. Price is $3.00

Alternatively, bring your vehicle across to the island to explore the network of roads aboard Fantasea Car and passenger ferry.

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