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Base Wellington Backpackers

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  • Excellent19%
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“basement bar”(19 reviews)
“huge kitchen”(5 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

The rooms were very clean and comfortable. The Staff were excellent and were keen to help with anything we needed. We felt very safe and it was a relaxed stay. We only stayed one night but would have liked to stay longer.

Thank Sandra4874
Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 6 September 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and we're so glad you enjoyed your stay! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Base is the perfect location in the cbd right next to Courtney Place. We had a nice and clean room looking out over the harbour! Cheap and delicious food and drinks in the Basement Bar. It is the perfect spot if you are on a...More

Thank jmacmillan90462016
Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 14 August 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and we're so glad that you enjoyed your stay! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 August 2017

First impressions of Base Backpackers Wellington was good. The building is a charming art deco former post office, the foyer was warm and welcoming, the staff greeted me in a friendly manner and were really lovely. I stayed in one of the sanctuary women's only...More

Thank Katie B
Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 10 August 2017

Hi there, We are currently in the process of upgrading some of our bunks as we are aware some are too low! We will also have a look at the configuration of the room and see what we can change. I can only apologise for...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Great location with beautiful views on the city and Clarence place! Next to all bars and restaurants with very good atmosphere! Pretty big common area with friendly staff! I had a good time staying in Wellington!

Thank Tarek-Terry S
Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 10 August 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback! We're glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Stayed here as it was where Kiwi Experience drop you off and I wish I had booked somewhere else. The rooms were pretty cramped (ours was actually better than our other friends whose were so tiny!!) and considering the price they really are quite bad.....More

Thank Melissa H
Response from Ness_Robinson, General Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 10 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback! We have just in the last week removed a set of bunks from some of our rooms to give a bit more space! Do you mind letting me know what room number you were...More

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US$21 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ebef Q
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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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Response from Lucca Q | Reviewed this property |
You should call the hostel or check in its site stayatbase . com
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"Bring ear plugs!"
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"Less noise on higher floors. Check in after 3pm or 4pm for less people at reception. Groups checking in at..."
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"Higher rooms are usually less noisy."
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"The santuary rooms can get full fast, book early."
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