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Base Wellington Backpackers

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Overview
21-23 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington 6011 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

All base hostels seem to be the same poor standard. Small untidy & unclean kitchen. Bathrooms not cleaned regularly (sheets left on floor of bathroom for days when I was there). Also advertise free wifi but only available 7am-7pm and can only get it in...More

Thank naomi5655
Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 19 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and we're sorry there were concerns with your stay! We do take all feedback on board and will be looking into rectifying these asap!

Reviewed 24 September 2017

Booked for two nights. Checking in took ages. It would have been helpful in the confirmation email to be told each guest needed to have id and fill in a form ( or better still provide a printable form that we could have pre filled)...More

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Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 19 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and we're sorry there were concerns with your stay! We do take all feedback on board and will be looking into rectifying these asap!

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Staff lovely, great bar deals in the underground bar, location perfect! Rooms a bit damp and showers cold, but we didn't pay overly high prices so was happy enough with the 1 night stay! Car park was full on our arrival so we paid crazy...More

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Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 17 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback! Unfortunately we were having a water issue over your stay and we are working hard to resolve this! We're glad for the most part you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Was ignored by several members of staff whilst waiting 20 minutes to check in. Loud, rude and inconsiderate people stay at this party hostel. Full of drugs and alcohol. Stupid announcements in the corridors, windows don't open in the cramped rooms so walking into a...More

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Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 11 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and we're sorry there were concerns with your stay. We have a very strict alcohol and drug policy and we will be looking into your concerns with urgency. Thanks again

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Centrally located with tour buses stopping at the door and a bevy of restaurants of all sorts just around the corner, the position is excellent and the views from the higher floors are really good. There are minor niggles like the hot water being below...More

Thank Travler104
Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 7 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and we're glad for the most part you enjoyed your stay!

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
285
Price range
US$26 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Base Wellington Backpackers Hotel Wellington
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
285
Price range
US$26 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Base Wellington Backpackers Hotel Wellington
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
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Ebef Q
23 August 2016|
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Response from Reception_BW | Property representative |
Hiya, We have unlimited data internet at Base Wellington. low speed for tablet etc $4 per day / $12 per week High speed for laptop/live streaming etc $6 per day/$18 per week there are a few free internet hot spots around... More
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208christine
29 May 2016|
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Response from Lucca Q | Reviewed this property |
You should call the hostel or check in its site stayatbase . com
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Room Tips
"Bring ear plugs!"
JonathanT1812
29 Dec 2017
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"Less noise on higher floors. Check in after 3pm or 4pm for less people at reception. Groups checking in..."
beauregard_jade
24 Nov 2017
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"Higher rooms are usually less noisy."
Travler104
5 Sep 2017
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"The santuary rooms can get full fast, book early."
shenaghatmassey
26 Aug 2017
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