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    Base Backpackers Wanaka

    73 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    08/10/2017 09/10/2017
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    Traveller (59)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (5)
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good27%
    • Average25%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible16%
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    “private room” (23 reviews)
    “mint bar” (10 reviews)
    “great hostel” (10 reviews)
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Multilingual Staff
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    8 Oct.9 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 361 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed here for a night in a 6 person mixed dorm. Our room had leftover food in the room from the previous guests, as well as chewing gum stuck to the bed frame and hairs on the bedding, so it doesn't seem likely that...More

    Thank Henrietta O
    Response from BaseWanaka, Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 1 week ago

    Hi there, Thanks for taking the time to review our hostel and were sorry to hear of your dissatisfaction. I can ensure that our rooms are cleaned on a regular daily basis. In regards to your situation, the trash left in the room was very...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Friendly staff. Rooms basic but good security and enough space. Good facilities and bar downstairs with cheap drinks and food. Exactly what you expect from a base. Free street parking is also a bonus and the location is very central.

    Thank Abbi I
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Good location, right near a new worlds supermarket which is definitely convenient. Free wi-fi in the lobby from 7am-7pm. Pretty good for a hostel honestly. Staff are nice, friendly people and it's kept quite tidy.

    Thank Billie G
    Response from BaseWanaka, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hey Billie, Many thanks for taking your time to leave a review! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope you would stay with us again if you were to return to Wanaka. Kind regards, Base Wanaka

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Really good location in the centre of town and right next to New World. We stayed 4 nights in a private double room with ensuite bathroom. It was clean and the bed was comfortable. We were next to a fire door but it wasn't noisy....More

    Thank Sam H
    Response from BaseWanaka, Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Thank you for taking your time to leave a review we do appreciate your feedback, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay here at Base and I hope you choose to stay with us again in the future. I agree with you that we have...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was simply an average hostel. Rooms and bathroom were clean, but the kitchen was dirty. I was pleasantly surprised to find each bed had an outlet and light, but the beds were not comfortable. The attached bar had good deals on drinks and dinner....More

    Thank Meg98006
    Response from BaseWanaka, Front Office Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Meg, Many thanks for taking your time to leave a review! We're sorry to hear you were disappointed with our hostel kitchen, unfortunately the kitchen does sometimes get a little untidy if guests do not clean up after themselves, we do have several posters...More

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    • Top amenities
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • USD 42 - USD 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Otago Region >
    • Wanaka
    • Also Known As
    • Base Backpackers Wanaka Hotel Wanaka
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    Traveller (59)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (5)
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    Bathroom (10)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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