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Base Taupo

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“element bar”(8 reviews)
“hour reception”(4 reviews)
“adjoining bar”(3 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewselement barhour receptionadjoining barkiwi buscheap drinksdouble room with ensuitestaff were super friendlyfree tea and coffeestayed here for two nightsenjoyed my staynice roomsgreat facilitiesgreat view of the laketjheaps
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I couldn't sleep any nights, because it's closed to bar with loudly music (parties every night). Also kitchen don't have enough cutlery. Stinky, smelly kitchen sponges and towels. Dirty blankets. Slow wi-fi just from 7am to 7pm.

Thank mayisha10
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were traveling from Auckland to Wellington and didn't have accommodations when we arrived in Taupo. Base had availability and we had a very nice stay. The staff is friendly, it's a great location very near the lake, restaurants, and shopping. Also, our room had...More

Thank Waylon70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great hostel at the shore of Taupo. great bathrooms, nice beds & very important clean. The staff was very nice as well ! And very easy to book some activities at the base travel. keeping in mind that it is a backpacker I would...More

Thank wendermaaraan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here last minute over New Years Eve with my partner and best friend. We were in a 4 bed dorm with en suite, which was super quiet despite Base having their own NYE party down in their connected bar. Great nights sleep, views of...More

Thank Ollie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were 2 couples in two private rooms. The rooms were clean and confy. the private bathroom was good and Facilities as kitchen and terrace were very well equipped. Share toillets were not as clean. The hostel is very well located. Close to shops and...More

Thank AndrePuchol
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$55 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"If possible, ask for a lake view room :)"
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"The 4 bed ensuite rooms have baconies, not sure if they all have lake views."
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"Get onto 3rd floor is possible. Get your own room."
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"Pay for wifi"
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