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    Base Backpackers Wanaka

    73 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    2017-11-052017-11-06
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    1 - 5 of 368 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Stayed 3 nights in 6 beds dorm. Bed was clean and comfortable. there was heater in the room as well. this hostel got everything you need actually and the location was great. behind it there was supermarket the the lake was within 5 mins walk.

    Thank AH K
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    For my trip to Wanaka I looked for a hostel with the criteria good location and good price. The Base Backpackers has both - especially the deal I got for staying the three nights was unbeatable. The facilities were all fine. And the breakfast view...More

    Thank kimongaku
    Response from BaseWanaka, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 2 days ago

    Hi there, Many thanks for taking your time to leave a review, we really appreciate your feedback! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here in Wanaka. It sounds like you really made the most of your time here, we're glad...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed one night in 6 beds dorm, NZD 31. No free wifi, no free breakfast. If you want you can buy 1 day wifi for 4 NZD, breakfast also costs 4 NZD. I didn't. Modern building but no friendly atmosphere. No friendly staff. Kitchen far...More

    Thank sydney_park_ey
    Response from BaseWanaka, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 2 days ago

    Hi there, Many thanks for taking your time to leave a review. We're sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your stay with us. We do have free wifi available in reception from 7am-7pm for our guests to use. If you would like to email me...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    $31 on the door, yet if you stand in reception and purchase on Hostelworld its $26. Rooms average nothing special. Balcony nice. Beds weren’t very clean at all, especially the duvet/blanket which doesn’t get washed often by the looks of it. Fairly nice, clean kitchen.More

    Thank MomDask
    Response from BaseWanaka, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 2 days ago

    Hey, Many thanks for taking your time to leave a review. The prices for our dorm beds are set in the hostel but sometimes online agents can change the price. We don't control the room rates set by hostelworld/booking.com etc so can never guarantee what...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We arrived a little after 12pm, with a "genius perk" from booking.com with early check in and late check out. We got to the reception and mentioned we have a booking but before we were able to say anything else, the woman at reception stated,...More

    Thank Jane S
    Response from BaseWanaka, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Jane, Thank you for taking your time to review our hostel, we appreciate you're feedback. I'm really sorry to hear you found our staff were unhelpful. Could you please email me some further information on the date of your stay so I can have...More

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