Unit 1 Dining and lounge areaUnit 1 bedroom
Magnetic Retreat Unit 1 near beach
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
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This collection of cool and comfortable 1 bedroom units is situated close to all Island amenities - beaches, swimming, scuba diving, snorkeling, restaurants, art gallery, news agency, entertainment, public transport, markets and walking tracks. Feed the wallabies and the fish at Geoffery Bay. Enjoy watching the abundant wildlife as you sit on the patio.

The space

The 1 bedroom units have linen for 2 people; but can sleep 4 and the 2 bedroom unit can sleep up to 6 people (extra charges apply for linen for the extra people)
Feature point – Magnetic Island , 8km from Townsville in Tropical North Queensland is a very beautiful and special place. Explore and enjoy the stunning vistas of the Island while embracing the unique opportunity to connect with nature in its purest form. You will be captivated by the Islands beaches which are truly world class with outstanding natural beauty and laid back atmosphere and romantic hidden retreats. All year round visitors to the Island can enjoy regular events organized by the lively and friendly local community.

Magnetic Retreat is situated 150 metres from beautiful Alma Bay on Magnetic Island. It is positioned to catch the cool, tropical sea breezes. It offers 3 star fully self-contained 1 and 2 bedroom units at ground level, along with a high set 4 bedroom house with large patios (front and rear). The emphasis is on relaxation, just 25 metres from National Parks and walking tracks and a short walk to restaurants, hotel, mini mart, newsagent, dive shop with public transport at the doorstep.
All accommodation features airconditioning, fully self-contained, linen supplied, ceiling fans, insect screens, TV (house has pay TV), swimming pool & spa, BBQ, laundry & undercover parking. There is also an abundance of wildlife to observe and enjoy. Minimum 2 night stay.

Guest access

Guests have access to the laundry, mobile BBQ's and the pool and garden area.

Interaction with guests

We don't live on the Island, so we don't always get to meet our guests; but we have a caretaker who lives there and sees to our guests needs. If the caretaker is unavailable and the matter is urgent, you can phone us on (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) or (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN).

Other things to note

There is so much to do on Maggie - golfing, lawn bowls, swimming, boating, kayaking, fishing, walking, playing the pokies, horse riding and just relaxing. There is a skate park for the kids and a Theatre restaurant for great entertainment.

Free parking on premises

Extra people $17 NZD / night after 2 guests
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price $112 NZD / night
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
2 single beds

House Rules
Check in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM

Respect other guests privacy and keep the noise down after 10pm. The pool area is closed at 8pm. No smoking in the buildings and no pets.


Safety features
Smoke detector

2 nights minimum stay

35 Reviews

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Jesse User Profile
August 2017
Enjoyed our stay, recommend it for a simple easy place to stay. Had all that we needed.

Doug User Profile
August 2017
Great location.close to everything

Dominic User Profile
August 2017
Lovely accomodation, great value and perfect hosts!

Nicci User Profile
July 2017
The flat was good, convenient and with all the amenities you would expect. Would have preferred a nicer pool

David User Profile
July 2017
Great location, walk to beaches & eating options in a quiet location

Bettina User Profile
July 2017
Gay and Nick were great hosts, always quick to respond and very accommodating, even at the last minute. Basic accommodation but the unit contained everything we needed in a great location, close to the bus, easy walk to Alma and Geoffrey Bays and the Rock Wallaby feeding area.

Laura User Profile
June 2017
A clean and tidy apartment that is centrally located in Arcadia. Close to beach, bus and tavern. Caretaker very helpful too.

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Townsville, AustraliaJoined in April 2013
Gay & Nick User Profile

We are an Australian couple nearing retirement and wanting to explore the world and its people. We like the ocean, walking,mountain streams and waterfalls, a little bit of shopping and generally getting to know the area

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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