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    Base Taupo

    7 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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          US$54
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          Overview
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          Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

          I stayed here with the kiwi experience bus for two nights. The staff are friendly and the rooms weren't too bad, they could be cleaner. The music playing extremely loud in the hallway is just ridiculous as well, especially when people wanted an early night...More

          Thank Callum W
          Response from BaseTaupoManagement, General Manager at Base TaupoResponded 15 December 2016

          Hi there, Thank you for your comments. Firstly we are glad you enjoyed your stay at Base Taupo. We hope you enjoyed Taupo and the Tongariro Crossing. We would like to take this opportunity to apologise that you encountered loud music in the hallways. We...More

          Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

          Stayed at Base Taupo for three nights with Kiwi Experience. The hostel is in a perfect location, very close to the lake, bars, supermarkets, and lots of places to eat. My six bed room with view of Lake Taupo was spacious and clean. Kitchen is...More

          Thank Lisa468
          Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Manager at Base TaupoResponded 20 December 2016

          Hi there Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay happy to hear the staff are providing excellent customer service. The communal kitchen is an area that is a challenge for many hostels,...More

          Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

          Hated this hostel. I've never stayed in a room so small, and this was easily the worst hostel in New Zealand so far. It's so claustrophobic, the music is blaring at all hours and the kitchen is disgusting. AVOIDMore

          Thank Tom W
          Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Manager at Base TaupoResponded 20 December 2016

          Hi there Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your stay here at Base Taupo. I noticed in your response that you noted that the noise from the Bar affected your stay with us which...More

          Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

          Decent hostel, rooms are clean and rooms are large. Centrally located with plenty of shops close by, and only. 10min walk to a Pak and save. Only issue we had was the kitchen was rather dirty. Would stay again but would probably eat outMore

          Thank Timothy W
          Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Manager at Base TaupoResponded 20 December 2016

          Hi there Thanks for choosing to stay at Base Backpackers Taupo. We appreciate you taking the time to compete the online survey. I noticed in your response that you noted that the kitchen affected your stay with us which is disappointing. The communal kitchen is...More

          Reviewed 8 November 2016

          I am happy with how friendly the staff are. They helped me a lot, not only in arranging trips, but also in giving suggestions. The location is also very nice, close to everything I needed. The only problem was, I was in a bad luck,...More

          Thank MarpaungXVII
          Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Manager at Base TaupoResponded 20 December 2016

          Hi there We are stoked to hear our staff are looking after our guests as we pride ourselves in providing excellent customer service, we wish to apologize that the bar area may have impacted on your stay. I hope that the next time you stay...More

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          • US$43 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 44
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