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    The bungalow was a treat to stay in! The room was sparse and tidy. Plenty of room for a few backpackers. Loved that there was a mini fridge in the a-frame in addition to the ample shared kitchen space. The bathroom showers had fantastic water pressure and hot water (which feels wonderful after hiking around all day). The location is perfect too; tucked into some quiet woods, and only steps from Horseshoe Bay.
    Sarah T August 2015
    Very helpful staff. Excellent location.
    Barbara B July 2015
    If you are looking for a quiet place to relaxe and love nature, this is the perfect place. The beach is just 5 min away and there are really good hiking tracks around. On the hostel ground you see a lot of birds and even a rock wallaby and possums. Make sure you bring food and water from a big town, because there are just small expensive stores around
    Judith E July 2015
    Great experience staying right among the wildlife in unique little cabins. Great little bar/restaurant with big comfy beanbags and live music on certain nights - good fun without losing nice laid back atmosphere that we sometimes found lacking in the "party hostels" elsewhere
    Alice P June 2015
    Cute bungalows set in a forest. I woke up to see a wallaby outside my open window in the morning! All windows have insect netting which is much appreciated.
    Katharine F May 2015
    Only gave average for friendliness of staff as one particular female member of staff was not very helpful or pleasant at times especially when we were checking out. The others were helpful.
    Carole M April 2015
    I loved the location and the area. The nature all around is perfect! The staff should know a little bit more about the area and the kitchen should have more cooking places (there were a lot of cookers broken when I was there). But the atmosphere is just perfect! And you have got a lot all the wildlife at your doorstep.
    Judith H April 2015
    One of the best YHA hostels. Its quirky staying in little wooden lodges and the 6beds appwar to have been recently refurbed. Would def recommend :-)
    nikki r April 2015
    Wow these bungalows are great, I had one with an ensuite, it was fantastic. I visited magnetic island in February and it's pretty quiet, thankfully I had a car so I could explore the island. The resort is great and there is a fair amount of wildlife there. Very relaxing stay.
    Michael N February 2015
    The staff is very friendly.
    Yvonne B January 2015
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