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Hostel Base Backpackers Wanaka - Wanaka

5 star Hostel Wanaka

73 Brownston Street - Wanaka

Price starting from NZD 89.70

Looking for hostels in Wanaka? Take a look at Base Backpackers Wanaka!

This 5-star Wanaka hostel offers an elevator (lift).

Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide tour/ticket assistance. Wi-Fi is available for a fee. There is a TV in the lobby area, perfect if you are waiting for friends or simply want to catch up with the news. Other amenities include laundry facilities.

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Guest Rating 6.0 Fair
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Hostel Facilities at Base Backpackers Wanaka

  • Lift/elevator
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Laundry room
  • Multilingual staff
  • City tour
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Ski bus
  • Internet/Email services
  • TV Lounge
  • Night club
  • Ski room

Know before you go

  • Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Check-out: before 10 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

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 6 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 4 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)

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

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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Room Details

Base Backpackers Wanaka has 49 guest rooms. Business travelers will have access to wireless high-speed Internet access (charges apply) during their Wanaka visit.

Bathrooms are outfitted with complimentary toiletries. Additional comforts include blackout drapes/curtains.

Hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Hairdryer on request
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hostel Base Backpackers Wanaka

Picture Lounge - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Gallery Thirty Three - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Pembroke Park - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Wanaka Golf Club - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Lake Wanaka - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Basecamp Wanaka Climbing Centre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Puzzling World - 2 km / 1.3 mi
Mount Iron Lookout - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Rippon Vineyard - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Wanaka Toy and Transport Museum - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Have a Shot - 8.8 km / 5.4 mi
Wanaka Beerworks - 8.8 km / 5.4 mi
New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum - 9 km / 5.6 mi
Lake Hawea - 16.8 km / 10.4 mi
The closest major airports to Base Backpackers Wanaka are:
Wanaka (WKA) - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi
Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 47.7 km / 29.6 mi

The preferred airport for Base Backpackers Wanaka is Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.).

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 Hostel Base Backpackers Wanaka

  • Ski bus