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Base Auckland Central Backpackers

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229 Queen St | Cnr Queen St. & Darby, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Would have to say this is the worst ever experience I've had at a backpackers in NZ and I'm speaking on behalf of 7 others as well. Where to start. We arrived a bit earlier than the check in time to level 3 that was an absolute furnace with some cooking being done on level 3 just blowing straight up... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are always too many backpackers in busy season. I love to be there again because of that. We are travellers.sometimes, some people making so loud sound. They need sound proof wall which makes everyone happy.

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Donegal Town, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here one night after initially arriving , the bed sheets weren't clean but acceptable I suppose . The staff were friendly and it's a great location . Bathrooms need a good clean to but refurbishments are currently taking place

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Trier, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge Hostel in the heart of Auckland, close to anything of importance in the cuty centre. Nice, air - conditioned rooms, clean bathrooms, plenty of facilities and services. Totally friendly and helpful staff. One should not miss that!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would not mind how crowded the place is with backpackers since it is a big hostel, however when the cleaning service is lazy, and only pretends to do their job, then I have to complain. We arrived in the evening and the bathrooms were like from a horror movie, piss and fecals at all kinds of places, mid-morning still... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an incredible place, full of incredible staff who make your stay unforgettable. The staff make your stay unbelievably fantastic; from check-in, to activities whilst in Auckland to check-out (even if this is at 6am). Remi and Mike (late night reception crew) are great people and always appreciate a reception party at 4am, especially if you bring them a... More 

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for four nights and it was decent. Good facilities, the staff was mostly really nice and the room I stayed in was in good condition. A good location. The breakfast was always 30 minutes late, and some of the facilities were a bit pricey.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service and a great kitchen to cook food in. We stayed there for 7 nights and there were never a problem with loosing our food, even though the fridge was pretty full. Only problem we had was that we neither had a window or a ventilationsystem that worked. So, the air inside the room was pretty heavy. Could just... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Base Backpackers is in a great location close to the CBD and Port. Very close to supermarkets and shops which makes it easy to cook in the well organized and large kitchen. Very close to the Auckland Sky Tower and Casino. But be careful of parking as they don't have onsite parking using public car parks may cost you a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights! Whilst everything was clean the only thing I had a problem with was the showers - you had to turn them all the way to the left to get any hot water! Sometimes there was no hot water - other than that I would stay here again:) ps thanks to reception they were... More 

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