A balmy evening on the Picnic Bay jetty....
CStay welcomes you to Magnetic Island
Affordable Private air-conditioned rooms with complimentary* wifi on Magnetic Island from $32.50 per person, sharing a room.
CStay 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!…read more…
CStay is focused on providing affordable accommodation for those who wish to explore the wonders of Magnetic Island. On offer is clean, quiet accommodation in private rooms fitted with the essentials such as air conditioning, clean crisp white linen, a bar fridge, handbasin and a REAL bed – no sponge!
Each guest is given a complimentary WiFi ticket for each of the guests booked (*subject to the Reasonable Usage Policy). Guests may purchase additional data at a 50% discount on the ticket price.
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.
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.
The island also offers two snorkeling trails in Nelly Bay (next to Base magnetic) and the other in Geoffrey Bay – be sure to look for the 6 giant clams along the Geoffrey Bay trail. See if you can find the WWII propeller. The best snorkeling spot is Arthur Bay closely followed by Florence bay.
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.
For a taste of what Magnetic Island offers explorers, have a look at the Picture Gallery slideshow