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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We camped in KB for 2 nights and very much wanted to do some tours, in particular snorkeling tours on the barrier reef. When we asked the staff we were told there were no snorkeling tours on the island, only self guided tours, we then enquired about possibly doing segway tours for a laugh, but were again assured there were...

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Chesham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place, the accommodation was cool, outside in a bungalow, so you felt like you were outside but safe from insects !!! The rooms were basic but clean and bedding clean. Toilet block was near by and clean and showers were hot. The koala sanctuary is well worth a visit

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't actually stay here but had breakfast with the koalas and LOVED it!! The food was very tasty and the staff was friendly and knowledge of all the animals they let us hold. Abbey made the experience very enjoyable and fun! He even let my boyfriend hold the koala twice because the first picture they took didn't turn out....

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Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even before the power went out and managenent left us stumbling in the dark I thought the place was awful Was it the dirty toilets the broken showers the surly staff or was it the cloudy pool the or the dirty rooms and the mattress on the floor (sorry the bed) that did it for me I think it was...

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Thank Mario M
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hostel rooms are very nice and clean. I'd recommend the wildlife show that you can book in addition if you are new to Australia and want to have hans-on contact with many different native species.

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights and it is the best hostel we have stayed in so far in Australia - amazing friendly staff with a great pool and cute individual bungalows with great aircon. They have a great pool and hammocks and free wifi which is really fast. They have a koala sanctuary on site and have a...

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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Loved everything from the beginning to the end! I stayed in a three bed dorm and I have to say, this was one of the cutest dorms I've ever stayed in. The bar has good pizzas and garlic bread with a good cider or beer which where at a reasonable price. The sanctuary and wild animals at the hostel are...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

I thought that these rooms were really cool and very clean. The kitchen was also very clean and well equipped. The koala sanctuary was a big plus, I thought this was awesome. Good location - close to the beach where you can swim in a stinger net. Only problem was some of the staff were a bit rude - bit...

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Thank Ibby T
Darmstadt
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We had a private room with a little fridge and a fan (no air-con). For us that was all we were looking for staying overnight in a hostel. The girls amenities were clean, but the men's were not. BYO was not allowed ( even at the campsite) however the whole set up has been very nice.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We stayed here for four nights in November. This place is quite cool since it has its own koala habitat on the premises. But that's not the only animals you can see since each day at four dozens of colorful birds are fed (you may feed them) and I even saw two wallabies on the camping ground. Our double room...

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The stunning landscape of this island on the Great Barrier Reef makes this destination truly distinctive & attractive to the eco conscious traveller. Bungalow Bay focuses on delivering a Australian Experience complete with boutique wildlife sanctuary ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bungalow Bay Koala Village

Address: 40 Horseshoe Bay Road, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia (Formerly Geoff's Place)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Magnetic Island
Price Range: RM191 - RM294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bungalow Bay Koala Village 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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“ask for a room near toilet block, if you need to get up in the night because of typical animal/insects that come out at night !!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Nicola522014, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Bungalow for sure!”
 of 5 bubbles Vickie_Biku, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“do the Koala experience!”
 of 5 bubbles jgooger, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“En-suite accommodation is most suitable for older people.”
 of 5 bubbles 991cassmass, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for air con and private showers and room on the bungalow”
 of 5 bubbles Megadile, 19 Jan 2016 | Read review
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