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Sails On Horseshoe
Sails On Horseshoe
3.5 out of 5
13 Pacific Drive, Horseshoe Bay, QLD
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With a stay at Sails On Horseshoe in Horseshoe Bay, you'll be near the bay, just steps from Horseshoe Bay Beach and a 4-minute drive from Arthur Bay Beach.

Sails On Horseshoe
Magnetic Docks Townhouse 1
Magnetic Docks Townhouse 1
3.5 out of 5
13 Terrace Place, Nelly Bay, QLD
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When you a stay at this condo in Nelly Bay, you'll be near the beach, within a 5-minute walk of Nelly Bay Beach and Nelly Bay Beach.

Magnetic Docks Townhouse 1
Barefoot Beach House, Horseshoe Bay
Barefoot Beach House, Horseshoe Bay
5 Sandals Boulevard, Horseshoe Bay, QLD
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Located in Horseshoe Bay, this vacation home is within a 5-minute drive of Horseshoe Bay Beach and Arthur Bay Beach.

Barefoot Beach House, Horseshoe Bay
Peppers Blue on Blue
Peppers Blue on Blue
4.5 out of 5
123 Sooning Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
The price is AU$161 per night

Located in Nelly Bay, Peppers Blue on Blue is on the waterfront, within a 5-minute drive of Nelly Bay Beach and Nelly Bay Beach.

Peppers Blue on Blue
Island Leisure Resort
Island Leisure Resort
4 out of 5
6 Kelly Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$199 per night

With a stay at Island Leisure Resort in Nelly Bay, you'll be 2 mi (3.3 km) from Magnetic Island Golf Course and 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Radical Bay.

Island Leisure Resort
Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
4 out of 5
146 Sooning Street, Nelly Bay, QLD
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With a stay at Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island in Nelly Bay, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Nelly Bay Beach and Nelly Bay Beach.

Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island
Arcadia Beach Guest House
Arcadia Beach Guest House
3 out of 5
27 Marine Parade, Arcadia, QLD
The price is AU$73 per night

Located in Arcadia, Arcadia Beach Guest House is in a national park, within a 10-minute drive of Horseshoe Bay Beach and Radical Bay.

Arcadia Beach Guest House
Magnetic Retreat Holiday Units
Magnetic Retreat Holiday Units
3.5 out of 5
17 Hayles Avenue, Arcadia, QLD
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With a stay at Magnetic Retreat Holiday Units in Arcadia, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Alma Bay and Arthur Bay Beach.

Magnetic Retreat Holiday Units
Arcadia Village Motel
Arcadia Village Motel
3 out of 5
7 Marine Parade, Arcadia Bay, Arcadia, QLD
The price is AU$145 per night

With a stay at Arcadia Village Motel in Arcadia, you'll be on the beach, a 5-minute walk from Alma Bay and a 3-minute drive from Nelly Bay Beach.

Arcadia Village Motel
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Hotels In Magnetic Island

Known to the locals as ‘Maggie’, Magnetic Island sits just off the coast of Queensland’s Townsville. Easy to get to, it has some of the most beautiful scenery around as well as top class facilities for visitors. Rich in nature, with some gorgeous sandy beaches, everything you could want in a holiday is close at hand. Check out our excellent Magnetic Island accommodation and feel the attraction for yourself!

History

Magnetic Island has been a popular holiday destination for many years, loved by international guests and Aussie tourists alike. Before this, the island was home to European settlers, and , various Aboriginal groups lived on the island even earlier. The name came from a strange magnetic effect said to have occurred on the compass of Captain Cook’s ship when he was passing by.

Things to do

Magnetic Island National Park is the perfect place for hiking, climbing, and nature spotting – covering over half of the island, gorgeous natural scenery is never too far away! With a large koala population, it is also one of the best places in the whole of Australia for watching these furry cute critters in the wild. Relax on the sandy beaches and swim in the deliciously cool ocean. The waters are also teeming with fish, so it’s great for keen fishing enthusiasts. Picnic Bay Jetty is another great spot for chilling out. A couple of old fortresses from World War II provide historical sightseeing and a number of spas and beauty salons mean that relaxing at the end of a busy day is made even more special. There are several celebrations on the island throughout the year, and if you’re around for the full moon, you’re in for a real treat!

Shopping and dining

There is a full range of facilities and services on Magnetic Island, so you needn’t worry about being away from the mainland. There is a good assortment of places to eat and drink, catering to all tastes.

Getting here and around

Book a flight to Townsville and hop on the fast and frequent ferry service to be on Magnetic Island in a jiffy. With loads of terrific Magnetic Island hotels, you can be sure of a pleasant and comfortable stay on this tropical island paradise.

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