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Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker - Taupo

4 star Hostel Taupo

7 Tuwharetoa Street - Taupo

Price starting from NZD 77.81

Looking for hostels in Taupo? Take a look at Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker!

You can enjoy a meal at the onsite restaurant at this 4 star Taupo hostel. Guests wishing to relax with a drink will surely want to visit the bar/lounge.

The lobby has a fireplace creating a nice atmosphere where you can watch TV while you wait! Knowledgeable staff are available at the front desk 24 hours-a-day and can provide tour/ticket assistance. Other amenities include an elevator (lift), laundry facilities and a computer station.

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Guest Rating 9.3 Wonderful!
Based on 1 hotel reviews © 2015

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Breakfast at Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker

Breakfast is served each morning for a fee.

Facilities at Base Taupo - Hostel

  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Barbecue
  • Cafeteria
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Lift/elevator
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Laundry room
  • Billiards / Snooker
  • Ski room
  • Internet/Email services
  • TV Lounge
  • Night club
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport

Know before you go

  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
  • Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Check-out: before 10 AM.

Room rates are based on 1 person. Extra-person charges apply for any additional guests (up to a maximum of 6 guests per shared room). Guests reserving a Shared Room category for more than 1 person must specify the total number of guests in the Special Requests section at time of booking, or by contacting the property immediately after booking via this Web site. Contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: NZD 5.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: NZD 8 per day (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 4 per person (one way)
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National rating

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Room Details

Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker has 42 guest rooms. Satellite TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Business travelers visiting the Taupo area will have access to wired and wireless high-speed Internet access (charges apply). Hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Satellite TV
  • Hairdryer on request
  • Wireless Internet access
  • High speed Internet access

Distances from Base Taupo - Hostel

Lake Taupo Museum and Art Gallery - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Barbary - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Lake Taupo - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Taupo Bungy - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Taupo Hot Springs - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Craters of the Moon - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Huka Falls - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Wairakei International Golf Course - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Prawn Farm - 7.5 km / 4.6 mi
Aratiatia Rapids - 9.9 km / 6.1 mi
Orakei Korako Geothermal Park and Cave - 24.7 km / 15.4 mi
Pureora Forest Park - 44.1 km / 27.4 mi
Kaimanawa Forest Park - 46.9 km / 29.2 mi
Waipunga Falls - 49.3 km / 30.6 mi
Tongariro Alpine Crossing - 55.4 km / 34.4 mi
The preferred airport for Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker is Taupo (TUO) - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.

Transportation services Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker

  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport