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    Base Auckland Central Backpackers

    229 Queen St | Cnr Queen St. & Darby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
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    • Excellent11%
    • Very good22%
    • Average28%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible21%
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    “rooftop bar” (12 reviews)
    “travel desk” (16 reviews)
    “big kitchen” (11 reviews)
    Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Rooftop Bar
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    Free Parking
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 723 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    X Base was a fantastic place to stay for a Hens party. Staff where great super helpful and easy going :) rooms where easy to book and where great for a large group and clean and tidy. Would highly recommend staying here and will be...More

    Thank ubuvuvu
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Avoid at all costs. Stained sheets, crusty duvets, too many long termers. Cheap building methods means no sound insulation, especially on the lower floors. A understaffed reception. This hostel is pure rubbish.

    Thank Jaysoncvl
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We needed a cheap hostel for one night and chose this one. If you don't have any expectations it's totally ok to just sleep in the hostel (we were in an 18 bed dorm) but there are other better options (we are now staying in...More

    Thank laurahtuts
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Due to the volume of travellers the hostel doesn't really have to be anything special; it will always be very full and its pretty evident. The staff are friendly but the common areas are tired and there aren't enough seats for breakfast so many people...More

    Thank robynh894
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Had a private en suited room, very tidy, great central location and the staff were very helpful. The hostel had a great vibe and the downstairs bar had great specials and the entertainment was awesome! Highly recommend.

    Thank Phil L
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$21 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 460
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    "Upper floors and ear plugs if noise is a problem for you."
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