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Arcadia Village Motel

Arcadia Village Motel

7 Marine Parade, Magnetic Island 4819

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (195 reviews)

Nestled on the beach, this Arcadia hotel is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Magnetic Island National Park and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from …

£67
Peppers Blue on Blue

Peppers Blue on Blue

123 Sooning Street, Magnetic Island

4.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (422 reviews)

Located in Nelly Bay, this luxury hotel is 2 mi (3.3 km) from Magnetic Island National Park and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Magnetic …

£117
Tropical Palms

Tropical Palms

34 Picnic Street, Magnetic Island 4819

3.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (53 reviews)

Located in Picnic Bay, this motel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Magnetic Island Golf Course and within 9 mi (15 km) of Horseshoe Ba …

£75
Magnetic Sunsets Resort

Magnetic Sunsets Resort

7 Pacific Drive, Magnetic Island 4819

4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (33 reviews)

Offering direct access to the beach, this Horseshoe Bay apartment is within 1 mi (2 km) of Horseshoe Bay Beach and Radical Ba …

£118
Island Leisure Resort

Island Leisure Resort

6 Kelly Street, Magnetic Island 4819

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (212 reviews)

Located in Nelly Bay, this aparthotel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from Magnetic Island Golf Course and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Magnetic Islan …

£112
Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island

Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island

146 Sooning Street, Magnetic Island 4819

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (203 reviews)

Located in Nelly Bay, this luxury apartment is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Magnetic Island National Park and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from …

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Magnetic Sunsets

Magnetic Sunsets

48 Horseshoe Bay Road, Magnetic Island 4819

3.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (15 reviews)

Located in Horseshoe Bay, this bed & breakfast is within 2 mi (3 km) of Horseshoe Bay Beach, Radical Bay, and Magnetic Island …

£93
Cstay

Cstay

32 Picnic Street, Magnetic Island 4819

2.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (36 reviews)

Located in Picnic Bay, this hostel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Magnetic Island Golf Course and within 9 mi (15 km) of Horseshoe …

£38
Arcadia Beach Guest House

Arcadia Beach Guest House

27 Marine Parade, Magnetic Island 4819

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (99 reviews)

Offering direct access to the beach, this Arcadia guesthouse is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Magnetic Island National Park and 3.1 mi …

£35
Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel

Bungalow Bay Koala Village - Hostel

40 Horseshoe Bay Road, Magnetic Island 4819

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (41 reviews)

Located in Horseshoe Bay, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Horseshoe Bay Beach, Radical Bay, and Magnetic Island National …

£44

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Pocket Guide: Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island, 8 km offshore from Townsville, is a popular tourist destination and part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Water sports and fishing are the main attractions. Sail or kayak around the island, snorkel or scuba dive over the surrounding coral reef, or try skydiving and jet skiing if you are looking for an exhilarating adventure. Guided fishing tours are available, so why not try to catch your own dinner? Magnetic Island has all the amenities such as restaurants, shops, and a doctor’s surgery. Enjoy alfresco meals in balmy tropical nights, while watching the lights of Townsville glitter on the QLD shore and you will understand why this island is called magnetic.

Hotels and accommodation

Magnetic Island accommodation offers all the choices you could desire. From luxury accommodation in top resorts to motels and a cheap hostels, all budgets are catered for. Most Magnetic Island hotels are located on the southeast side of the island in Picnic Bay, Nelly Bay, and Arcadia.

Getting there

Magnetic Island is the most accessible island of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Fly to Townsville Airport (TSV) and catch an airport transfer bus to Breakwater Terminal on Sir Leslie Thiess Drive. From here, 19 daily ferries make the 20-minute journey to Magnetic Island. The terminal lies in close proximity to Townsville CBD and is easily reached if you arrive in Townsville by bus or train.

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