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    Base Taupo

    7 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

    On top of having great rooms and prices , they also have an amazing nightclub underneath ! The sound wasn't bad for sleeping and the location is so handy ! Drinks are super cheap , the base offers deals for local attractions also, very handy...More

    Thank braedonr869
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Reception Team Leader at Base TaupoResponded 20 March 2017

    Hi there Braedon, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, here at base we strive to provide our guests with a premium hostel to stay in both though the facilities we offer and...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

    Out of all the hostels I stayed in during my time NZ this was by far the worst, six people crammed into a tiny room, very dirty , cracked floor in the shower area , not to mention the noise, truly awful place to be...More

    Thank blakecharlie
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Front Office Manager at Base TaupoResponded 18 January 2017

    Hi There Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, I noticed in your response that you noted that you were not satisfied with the cleanliness of your room and overall which was not good to hear. Sometimes we do not get everything...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    Do not stay here if you're planning to sleep. Rave music plays all night just outside your window on apparently all nights of the week. Hot, crowded, noisy. We stayed here only because we were really desperate but we should have just slept in our...More

    Thank SophieDarjeeling
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Front Office Manager at Base TaupoResponded 18 January 2017

    Hi There Thank you for leaving a review, your thoughts are important to us. We are not so thrilled that the noise from bars impacted on your stay, we would like to take this opportunity to apologize for this issue. Due to our central location...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

    Recently stayed here in a private double with ensuite. The bathroom very modern and tea and coffee in your room. A small tv was also in the room. Compared to other hostels in NZ staying in private double this was the best. Although small you...More

    Thank Lala6060
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Front Office Manager at Base TaupoResponded 18 January 2017

    Hi There Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay, here at base we strive to provide our guests with a premium hostel to stay in both though the facilities we offer and...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2017

    Centrally located in the heart of the Taupo township this place is geared to young adults who don't mind roughing it a bit. It's marketed as Base Taupo but once you are booked everything is in the name of Base Backpackers Taupo. Our room was...More

    Thank Craig B
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Front Office Manager at Base TaupoResponded 18 January 2017

    Hi There Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, I'm sorry to hear the bar may have affected your stay although our in-house bar can be lively and patrons come to party hard this should not have impacted on your sleep. We...More

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    • US$30 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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