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Nelly Bay – 47 hotels and places to stay
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Amaroo On Mandalay

Nelly Bay

Just 700-yards from Nelly Bay Beach, Amaroo On Mandalay offers an outdoor pool, 2 tennis courts and a fitness center. All rooms offer a kitchenette, a flat-screen TV and a patio with garden views. The peaceful surroundings, friendly staff, clean rooms, comfortable bed, great location, affordable price.

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7.7
Good
813 reviews
Price from
$91
per night

Peppers Blue on Blue

Nelly Bay

Peppers Blue on Blue is set in tropical surrounds on Queensland’s magical Magnetic Island. Offering beautiful marina and mountain views, it is a 25-minute ferry ride from Townsville. location excellent - right across the road from a top seafood and crepe shop. Rooms facing the road where cars unload from the ferry could be noisy for some

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7.8
Good
1,079 reviews
Price from
$159
per night

Nomads Magnetic Island - Base

Nelly Bay

Base Backpackers Magnetic Island hostel is situated on the beach of Magnetic Island, only 20 minutes by ferry from Townsville. We stayed in a double ocean view room ensuite. It was right along the water and the view looking out while lieing in bed was amazing. We got to watch the sunrise from bed one of the mornings.

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7.9
Good
542 reviews
Price from
$23
per night

Island Leisure Resort

Nelly Bay

Located in Nelly Bay, just 164 feet from the beach, Island Leisure Resort offers self-contained bungalows with a flat-screen TV. The property also features a swimming pool and tennis court. Really lovely staff who couldn’t do enough for us. Excellent facilities and the room was incredible!!

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9.1
Wonderful
573 reviews
Price from
$103
per night

Arcadia Beach Guest House and Car Hire

Nelly Bay

Arcadia Beach Guest house is a unique laid back experience, offering the perfect Island getaway. Best place I've visited so far. Loved the wood being everywhere and the tents! But specifically the staff that was kind and always there to help us with any need. Clean, tidy and comfortable place 5⭐

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8.5
Very Good
377 reviews
Price from
$23
per night

SEA-esta

Nelly Bay

Located in Nelly Bay in the Magnetic Island region, with Nelly Bay Beach and Magnetic Island Marina nearby, SEA-esta provides accommodations with free WiFi and free private parking. Lovely bedroom and great A/C. Location was fantastic and the staff were friendly and very knowledgeable about the local attractions, would definitely recommend.

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8.8
Excellent
250 reviews
Price from
$52
per night

Beachside Magnetic Harbour Apartments

Nelly Bay

This waterfront property features panoramic ocean views from every apartment. The apartment was very well located and had everything need foe a 6 night stay. The place was clean and well maintained. Ian, the manager, was very helpful in answering all my questions.

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8.5
Very Good
163 reviews
Price from
$208
per night

Absolute Waterfront Magnetic Island

Nelly Bay

Located a 14-minute walk from Nelly Bay Beach, Absolute Waterfront Magnetic Island offers an outdoor swimming pool, a bar and air-conditioned accommodations with a patio and free WiFi. Location and facilities were fantastic

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9
Wonderful
222 reviews
Price from
$186
per night

One Bright Point - Stunning Water Views

Nelly Bay

Just a 19-minute walk from Geoffrey Bay Beach and half a mile from Magnetic Island Marina, One Bright Point - Stunning Water Views features accommodations in Nelly Bay, with a terrace. The apartment was very clean and suited our purpose. The ocean view was stunning and close to ferry, IGA bus and taxi rank and eateries!!

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9.1
Wonderful
72 reviews
Price from
$169
per night

Best at Bright Point Absolute Waterfront 4 bedroom apartment

Nelly Bay

Featuring a balcony with sea views, an outdoor swimming pool and a terrace, Best at Bright Point Absolute Waterfront 4 bedroom apartment can be found in Nelly Bay, close to Nelly Bay Beach and one... Everything. This apartment overlooks the water and is very close to the ferry, bus and supermarket. The apartment itself has stylish, modern decore and very comfortable beds. There is plenty of space, a huge balcony overlooking the pool. It was relaxing and very comfortable. Fully self contained with all your kitchen cooking essentials. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay and would 100 per cent recommend this. I did not want to leave and am already trying to plan another trip back there. I am from the Gold Coast and I just love Magnetic island. Ros and Bruce Ryan

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9
Wonderful
76 reviews
Price from
$325
per night
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