Free Wifi

We offer free WiFi to all our guests.

Free shuttle Bus

Free shuttle bus pick-ups and drop offs at 10am; 11 am; 2:15pm and 7:15pm from/to the Greyhound Bus Terminal and Ferry Terminal to Magnetic Island - Please book ahead on (07) 4771 5381 or by email.

City Bus 200 or 201 also drops you off in Stanley street 20m away from the Hostel for $1.80


Make a choice from our low cost dorms with sea breeze; dorms with Aircon and own ensuite bathroom; range of twin share and Double rooms or top of the range double room with own ensuite bathroom all with free linen and clean.

Please be aware that there are age limits on some of our dormitories and private rooms. Please check the booking information page for further details


Our kitchen is fully equipped for all your cooking requirements. Stove cook tops, big oven, microwave, large stainless steel preparation areas which is stocked with items to make your cooking experience that little bit easier. Coffee, tea and sugar is on the house.

No charge for use of any equipment, cutlery or crockery.


The Civic guesthouse hostel has an abundance of showers and toilets both male and female. Our eco friendly hot water systems ensure that hot water is always available and our housekeeping team patrol regularly to make sure the facilities are clean and ready for use.

TV/Internet Lounge

The Civic guesthouse has a cosy TV Lounge with big screen TV and DVD. We have a vast range of movies to choose from as well as board games, again all free.


Free use of the barbecue and access to a vending machine.


We provide you with commercial grade washing machines and dryer ready at $4.00 per wash, $3.00 per dry and Iron & Ironing board. Washing powder available for $1.00 at Reception.

Luggage Storage

You are welcome to store your luggage free of charge after checkout.


Security is a vital point when selecting a hostel. Our hostel is equipped with surveillance cameras in common areas.

Car Parking

There's on-street parking right out side the hostel.

Hostel Activities

You will find our hostel friendly and guests interact easily due to the hostel setup – just look at our guest reviews.

Have a board game, play a game of pool and a wide range of free DVDs

Check-in / Check-out

Check-in 2pm

Check out 10am for private rooms and 9:30 for Dorm rooms