In a tranquil bay in the Queensland tropics…

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CStay welcomes you to Magnetic Island

Private air-conditioned rooms with free wifi on Magnetic Island from $30 per person twin share.

CStay hostel / guest house, situated in the serenely quiet Picnic Bay, is perfect for couples, friends travelling together or special interest groups. Magnetic Island is only 20 minutes by ferry from the city of Townsville. Peaceful, quiet, clean, affordable accommodation and only 200 metre away from beautiful Picnic Bay beach!.

What to expect at CStay

CStay is nestled in the leafy, quiet end of Magnetic Island, within a short walk of the beach, gentle walks to Tom Thumb Rock, Hawking’s point and Cockle Bay.

Relaxation awaits

Magnetic Island has many pleasures to explore for those who enjoy nature with 17 bays, a massive national park and many kilometres of hiking trails.

Magnetic Island Services
  • A wide choice of food Venues
  • Car Hire
  • Diving, Snorkling and swimming
  • Cafes, Bars and Fun
  • SeaLink Ferries
  • Water Taxi's

Magnetic Island - Relax - Fun - Adventure

For those who like a bit of history, the recently upgraded Forts walk takes you through “wild” koala country past the munition bunker and up to the two gun battlements and observation towers. From there you have a magnificent view of Horseshoe Bay, Radical Bay, Florence Bay, Balding Bay and Arthur Bay.!

Forget About the Clock

Rise and Shine when you want to. Have Breakfast by the Pool.

Value For Money

Our goal is to always provide a value for money, affordable accommodation which appeals to people from all walks of life.

Excellent Accommodation

We provide our Guests with service of exceptional standand to satisfy their requiements and needs.

Satisfaction Guaranteed!

You can be assured that we will do everything in our power to ensure that your stay with us on Magnetic Isand will be nothing less than fantastic.

  • Double RoomsEach room has One Double Bed, we provide Fresh Linen, Towels, Tea and Coffee facilities.
  • Twin RoomsEach room has Two Single Beds, we provide Fresh Linen, Towels, Tea and Coffee facilities.
  • Full Sized Kitchen availble to useA fully operational communal Kitchen is available to all Guests!

Our vision

Is to offer our Guests Affordable, Pleasant, Comfortable Accommodation Experience that they will remember for a life time. We look forward to our Guests returning to invigorate themselves time and time again.

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Maybe we will have some Rooms available at StandBy Rates, the longerr you stay the lower the price, group bookings available!

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