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    Base Taupo

    7 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    • Excellent26%
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    “base hostel” (13 reviews)
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    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    I stayed a private bus room. It was awesome! perfect for me because a large room, great views, clean, shower is great.Staff was very kind and helpful.My room was 3rd floor,I have a very heavy suitcase but they helped me and place is useful.More

    Thank Verbara
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, General Manager at Base TaupoResponded 15 March 2017

    Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review! We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us and glad you found your stay clean, comfortable and were happy with staff. We hope your are enjoying the rest of your...More

    Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

    Negatives: - The worst kitchen I have ever cooked in - 2 bowls for 150+ guests (people having to share/use plates - see photo attached) - 1 mug (no I'm not joking) for 150+ guests - Reception staff unhelpful - Our room was not hoovered...More

    Thank Myles_B83
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, General Manager at Base TaupoResponded 15 March 2017

    Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate all feedback as our aim is for every guest to leave having a positive experience staying at Base Taupo. Thank you for your feedback regarding the kitchen, the communal kitchen is...More

    Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

    Me and my friend only had a brief stay at base Taupo but the time we had was really good. The hostels great, very clean and well kept, but it was mainly the staff that made it. We arrived at 4am fresh from the night...More

    Thank OllieC1
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Reception Team Leader at Base TaupoResponded 26 March 2017

    Hi there Oli, Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel, were thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay here with us. I will pass on the message to TJ about how helpful he was for you guys, its really awesome to hear!...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    The people of this hostel were incredibly nice to me. They made my experience here a really good one. I was warned it was a noisy hostel from the start, but I carry earplugs with me all the time for party hostels and for snoring...More

    Thank Alec002
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Reception Team Leader at Base TaupoResponded 8 May 2017

    Hi there Alec, We love hearing from guest who've had such an awesome time! Thanks for taking the time to review our hostel. Here at Base we pride ourselves on providing excellent customer service, we're so glad to see that this reflected on your stay...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    Do not stay in this hostel if you want any kind of peaceful sleep. Loud music was played in the corridor from early till late and then there was a band playing outside until very late. The hostel was very busy and we were all...More

    Thank KathyMcG2014
    Response from BaseTaupoManagement, Front Office Manager at Base TaupoResponded 13 July 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate all feedback as our aim is for every guest to leave having a positive experience staying at Base Taupo. I noticed in your response that you noted that the noise from the Bar...More

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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • USD 44 - USD 79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 44
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    Room Tips
    "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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