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Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker

7 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7377 4464

£16+

Overall guest ratings

7.0/10 Good
Based on 307 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.8
  • 8.4
  • 4.8
  • 4.4

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    About

    A stay at Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker places you in the heart of Taupo, walking distance from Taupo Museum and Art Gallery and Barbary. This hostel is within close proximity of Taupo Bungy and Taupo Hot Springs.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 42 guestrooms. Satellite programming provides entertainment, and wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

    Amenities

    Enjoy recreation amenities such as a nightclub or take in the view from a terrace. Additional amenities at this hostel include ski storage, a fireplace in the lobby, and tour/ticket assistance.

    Dining

    Satisfy your appetite at the hostel's restaurant, which features a bar. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café. Meet other guests and eat at a complimentary reception. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a computer station, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.

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    Amenities

    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Wi-Fi
    • Skiing (downhill)
    • No smoking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Night club
    • Ski storage
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Restaurant
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Coffee shop
    • Internet (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Grill
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    Based on 307 reviews
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
      10.0 "100% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 5.4 "Bar is ok."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were dirty."
      1.6 "84% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.2 "68% said rooms were small."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.0 "100% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 4.4 "Not very clean."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were dirty."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      2.8 "72% thought it was too noisy."
      3.2 "68% said rooms were small."
    • 3.8 "Bad amenities."
      3.5 "65% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.0 "100% complained about the elevator."
    • 1.9 "Horrible vibe."
      2.1 "Unfriendly atmosphere, according to 79%."
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    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    Based on 245 reviews
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.2 "Location is great."
    • 5.6 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      4.7 "53% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 4.2 "Bad amenities."
      3.8 "62% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.8 "Not very clean."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.8 "Not very comfortable."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.2 "68% thought it was too noisy."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
    • 1.7 "Horrible vibe."
      1.6 "Unfriendly atmosphere, according to 84%."
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    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    Based on 61 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
    • 5.0 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 4.3 "Not very clean."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      2.4 "76% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.6 "Bad amenities."
      3.3 "67% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
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