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Base Rotorua

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“lava bar”(41 reviews)
“bar next door”(23 reviews)
“dorm room”(8 reviews)
Paid Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Self-Serve Laundry
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

6 bed dormitory ensuite was well kitted out with balcony, shower and toilet for my 4 friends and I! Pool was great! Great cooking and washing up facilities! Lovely staff! However Wifi didn't work and Lava bar adjacent was very empty in off season and...More

Thank Andy I
Management response:Responded 11 September 2017

Hi Andy! We are glad to hear you and your friends had a great stay here at Base. Very sorry to hear the Wifi wasn't working during your stay, if you had let our friendly staff know we would have got it sorted for you...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Overall, I was very happy with the stay here. Very friendly staff, willing to help book all types of activities and guide with transport around Rotorua. One of the staff even shared a slice of her pizza to my delight. The lava bar next door...More

Thank Jeska D
Management response:Responded 16 August 2017

Hey Jeska, thank you so much for taking the time to write us such an epic review. We really appreciate all the positive feedback and are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again when you come back...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

As it wasn't packed they upgraded me and my boyfriend for free to an ensuite private room with kitchen! We were very happy with here :) only annoying was the wifi situation - you have use it in the common room before 9pm, otherwise pay...More

1  Thank Julia B
Management response:Responded 14 August 2017

Thanks for the review Julia, great to hear you were happy with the room! Enjoy the rest of your trip!

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Great staff friendly and helpful room was great bed was comfy would recommend to anyone. Walking distance to town centre great park across the rd to visit and next door to the Lava Bar which has a great atmosphereMore

2  Thank paulinendee
Management response:Responded 8 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us an awesome review. Glad to hear you enjoyed Lava Bar and we also love to hear that our guests find Base Rotorua a comfy and friendly place to rest after a busy day exploring this beautiful...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Rotorua is one of the most amazing cities of New Zealand. Base Rotorua is ideal when you are travelling on a low-budget. I stayed here for three nights with some others which I met during my travelling. We shared a 4-bed dorm and did have...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 8 August 2017

Cheers for taking the time to review Base Rotorua! Its great to hear that you enjoyed your room with your new travel buddies and also had time to check out our epic bar next door. Take care and enjoy the rest of your onward journey.

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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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USD 39 - USD 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 39 - USD 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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