Base Backpackers Hotel Magnetic Island Magnetic Island Queensland Australia. Star rating 3. Average rating 7.3 off 35 reviews. Located in Nelly Bay, Base Backpackers Hotel Magnetic Island is a perfect starting point from which to explore Magnetic Island. Featuring a complete list of amenities, guests will find their stay at the property a comfortable one. Service-minded staff will welcome and guide you at the Base Backpackers Hotel Magnetic Island. Some of the well-appointed guestrooms feature linens, balcony/terrace, fan, refrigerator, shower. Access to the hotel’s watersports equipment rentals, snorkeling, private beach, outdoor pool, diving will further enhance your satisfying stay. Friendly staff, great facilities and close proximity to all that Magnetic Island has to offer are three great reasons you should stay at Base Backpackers Hotel Magnetic Island..