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    Base Backpackers Wanaka

    73 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent17%
    • Very good26%
    • Average24%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible17%
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    Reviewed February 21, 2016

    I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Base Wanaka, the staff, Sinead, Kym and Daisy were totally professional and more than interested in going the extra mile to assist in whatever way they could. Reception area is groovy, movie room is brilliant, kitchen is tight but...More

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    Reviewed February 16, 2016

    it is now 01:17 and I am in a tiny family room, just above the disco. the noise is so loud I am vibrating with it in my bed. People down there are screaming like animals. If you like this - please help yourself. If...More

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    Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here a couple nights ago and I was eaten alive by bed bugs. I now have 130 bites. Furthermore our room was incredibly loud as we were not allowed to close the window and the bar was right below us. The kitchen was also...More

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    Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

    I had a private room which was fairly spacious, overlooking the street across from Cinema Paradiso. Unfortunately there was no AC or fan in the room so it got really hot during the day (in summer). Other than that all is good, price is reasonable...More

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    Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

    Like a college dorm. Hostel also operates a bar downstairs. If you're into the party scene with college students everywhere just looking to hook up this is perfect for you. If you want to get any sleep you're better off sleeping in your car...

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    Matterhorn South Lodge and Backpackers
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    • $42 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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