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Base Auckland Central Backpackers

4.0 of 5 Hostel   |   229 Queen St | Cnr Queen St. & Darby, Auckland, New Zealand
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hostel is in a great location but we didn't like staying here as nothing worked...very frustrating! The lifts broke a lot & there were no stairs to take instead, no shower heads on the showers & temperature of showers went from scorching to freezing, our door to our room also didn't open & close properly, the washing machine swallowed our... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had pre paid for 2 rooms about 5months previously...the first room we had was a spacious 6 bed dorm with windows...the second night we stayed we were given a 6 bed dorm, with no widows, and no room for our rucksacks! Then were told we would have to pay an upgrade fee to get a room with a window... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you want to stay in Auckland down town Base is good. Reception open 24 hours rooms modest but so are prices. It is more aimed at the Younger traveler ,you can sleep in a dorm for around $25 or have your own room with small ensuite bathroom for around $130.

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Noosa, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed there a a few days... and it's a nice place to stay. The price is reasonable, the kitchen is very large and tide... even though it's a bit crowded you will find a place... rooms are nice and clean and very friendly roommates... One more plus is the location, you have countdown supermarket just 1 min walk... More

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Margate, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although there were no major complaints to be had about the quality of our stay - showers were hot, the kitchen was functional, if quite busy, our big bone of contention about this place is how base is a bottle neck for travellers entering the country, and how they take advantage of this. The prices are more than you would... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in double room. It was small, no windows and no mirror. We wonder whats the use of a hanging picture on the wall while guests need mirror the most in the room. Kitchen was big but awfully smelly, dirty and messy. All kitchen ware like pots, pans are either rusted or out of shape, knifes that cant cut... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been there for a week and it has a very good location very clean the white ironed blankets are very nice :) big kitchen but with very few tables for a lot.people and there are.a lot.space to put more tables.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

big hostel i guess like 7 floors of rooms, dorms, kitchen really big, all is clean but is a little "cold" i didn't feel comfortable in it, is not bad if you want to save some money, is kind of cheap, close to the city center and bars, ohhhh if you are on weekends night and you want to sleep,... More

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35 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

ROOM: 411 is a double room that is a bit far from the shared bath / showers. No window, as I recall. There's no climate control in the room, so hope the master control gets it right. There's was shampoo, soap, a towel, and a fridge, which is convenient. The bed was fine. SERVICE: It was fairly busy and took... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: great central location, easy access to everywhere and transport links close by. 24hr reception. On site job help(although you need to pay for it). Cons: stains everywhere and dirty especially the kitchen, no atmosphere, beds old and not comfy. Have to pay for wifi. I am really not a negative person but just did not enjoy my stay esp... More

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Address: 229 Queen St | Cnr Queen St. & Darby, Auckland, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Base Auckland Central Backpackers 4*
Number of rooms: 500
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