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Butterfly House Accommodation - 2 mins from beach

Entire apartment hosted by Tim
4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1.5 baths
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Butterfly House Accommodation is in the heart of Picnic Bay, just 65m (1.5 minutes) from the beautiful Picnic Bay beach. It has two restaurants on its doorstep, plus the Picnic Bay Hotel and the R&R Restaurant just 200m away. This lovely, spacious home is also a mere 2 minutes walk from the iconic Picnic Bay jetty. There is a bus stop right across the road which gives you easy access to the retail centre of Magnetic Island plus other beaches and bush walks around the island.

The space
Your accommodation is on the first floor and includes two wide verandahs. It's a great spot to watch the whistling kites and other bird life while you rest from your days discovering 'Maggie'.

Both beds are queen size.

The two bedrooms have air conditioning and the entire home has ceiling fans. There is a full kitchen (see below) and a large living area. There is also a small television for catching up on the news or your favourite soapy.

Wifi is available throughout the apartment.

Guest access
You have exclusive use of the entire first floor, overlooking frangipani trees and the hills at the front and a tropical garden at the rear.

Other things to note
Your cooking facilities include a full kitchen with an oven and cook top, (with baking ware) microwave, BBQ, kettle, toaster and a fridge. If you need anything just ask us, we'll be more than happy to help.

You can hire snorkel equipment ($10 per day) and stinger suits ($10 per day) from us as well - cash only. Multi-day hire options are also available.
Butterfly House Accommodation is in the heart of Picnic Bay, just 65m (1.5 minutes) from the beautiful Picnic Bay beach. It has two restaurants on its doorstep, plus the Picnic Bay Hotel and the R&R Restaurant just 200m away. This lovely, spacious home is also a mere 2 minutes walk from the iconic Picnic Bay jetty. There is a bus stop right across the road which gives you easy access to the retail centre of Magneti… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Dedicated workspace
Air conditioning
TV
Washer
High chair
Free street parking
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
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Picnic Bay, Queensland, Australia

Picnic Bay beach is one of the quieter beaches on the island with the jetty, a stinger net and a ship wreck to explore.

Bush walks with easy access from Picnic Bay include Hawkings Point to the east, Tom Thumb to the west, (both with a stunning panoramas) and Cockle Bay. For those feeling more adventurous, venture through a fabulous bush setting on your way West Point.

The golf course is also situated in Picnic Bay, and is a 5 min stroll.
Picnic Bay beach is one of the quieter beaches on the island with the jetty, a stinger net and a ship wreck to explore.

Bush walks with easy access from Picnic Bay include Hawkings Point to the east…

Hosted by Tim

Joined in January 2016
  • 76 Reviews
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I'm am an easy going photographer and ecologist living the tropical life in Queensland, Australia. I live on an island in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef, so am very lucky. I share our lovely home with my beautiful wife Sara, who is a graphic designer and the artistic side of our relationship. I'm friendly, polite and well mannered and always treat accomodations as I would my own home. ... And would love to have you come and stay on the island...
I'm am an easy going photographer and ecologist living the tropical life in Queensland, Australia. I live on an island in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef, so am very lucky. I…
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During your stay
Your hosts, Sara and Tim, live in the house below and are more than happy to answer any questions during your stay. We can tell you what is happening around the island and the best places to go.

When you first arrive, we will do our best to pick you up and give you a good orientation to the island.
Your hosts, Sara and Tim, live in the house below and are more than happy to answer any questions during your stay. We can tell you what is happening around the island and the best…
Tim is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Checkout: 10:00 a.m.
No pets
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy