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Bungalow Bay Koala Village

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights, the whole place is pretty chilled out and the staff are helpful. The rooms are really good, I stayed in a 6-bed mixed dorm, wi-fi doesn't reach the rooms so you'll have to go to the front to connect but the room was clean and overall a good place to stay!

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

The location is pretty handy to the beach, just a quiet 400 metre stroll with a nice location for camp sites under the gum trees. Reception was helpful and friendly and well organised. The camp site area is pretty good with a fair bit of shade however some tables and chairs would be a great addition. Nice pool and bar...

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Marple, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We did the wildlife tour here. Didn't need to book, just turned up and paid on the day. Tour included birds, lizards, snakes and of course koalas. Even with the opportunity to hold a koala and have a picture taken. The tour guide seemed very knowledgeable and freely answered all questions put to her. Thoroughly enjoyable.

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manchester
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Really great place, staff great the wooden huts are very authentic. great value for money only reason it wasn't a 5 was your not aloud to take your own beer onto the site so when bar shuts you can't get anymore drinks which was a shame.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Got the bus to the Koala Village and bought my tour tickets once I got there. Got taken on our tour at 10am. Had a great tour guide who was funny and very knowledgable- he knew everything! Had the chance to hold reptiles, a python, feed a bird from our mouths with seeds and hold a koala! It was something...

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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We were taken here as part of our tour of the island,our guide was an real crocodile Dundee character who showed us and let us handle snakes,lizards,koalas,etc etc a really good experience.Had a cool beer afterwards at the bar saw lots of young backpackers spaced out here.Would I stay here no,but do visit for the animal experience unless you are...

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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This hostel was nice, good air con, comfy beds and nice en suit toilet shower area. However, the rooms were a bit small for 8 people. It has a nice pool area but it's very chilled, not a party place if that's what you're after. Also wifi is not accessible in rooms at all, only reception. The koala sanctuary is...

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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved it here! Accommodation has just undergone renovation and it's lovely! Great beds, proper shower and toilets in our room! Lovely communal area with comfy beanbags to chill on, good free wifi, a bar selling some food as well, tables, a brilliant pool that as shallow it's you can sunbathe in, hammocks and a good kitchen cooking area too....

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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This is a chill place in a chill place. Got so relaxed. Finished two books, got a tan. Walking distance from the beach and some eateries. Wildlife all over. Very comfortable bungalow type rooms. Activities in the evening.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Seriously, if you don't like bugs do not stay here!! I stayed in one of the smaller bungalows and checked into a dorm room after two nights because they were driving me crazy! First of all there are ants crawling everywhere (even in the dorms). The small bungalows are open on each side with just a fly screen instead of...

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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: £38 - £53 (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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“Get off 1 stop before Horseshoe Bay or walk about 10 minutes back to this location.”
dennisp67, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Chalets are basic but functional with good bedding supplied.”
paulwD3027RL, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“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 !!!!!!”
Nicola522014, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Bungalow for sure!”
Vickie_Biku, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“do the Koala experience!”
jgooger, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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