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Base Wellington Backpackers

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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
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What's included
Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Fitness centre
2 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
21-23 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
3.6 km to Wellington Intl Airport
229 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.5 km from Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

This room was very inexpensive for what it had to offer! We were on the 8th floor and had an amazing view over the city/harbour. There was complementary shampoo/conditioner, soap, a jug, coffee/tea/hot chocolate with mugs and spoons, a television, a table, heater. The room...More

Thank lydiao701
Response from Ness_Robinson, Manager at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 11 July 2017

Thanks so much for staying with us and taking the time to provide us with your feedback! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 May 2017

The location is in a great spot, just a few minutes from the waterfront. The hostel is kept very clean. Good bathroom facilities. 24 hour reception is very convenient. The beds are quite squeaky, so if you're a light sleeper it can be difficult to...More

Thank Lex C
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Clean place with friendly and helpful staff. Incredible view of the city and harbour from our 8th floor double bedroom. A free pool competition on Monday night, plus free hotdog if with Kiwi Experience tours. Good city location, near nightlife, harbour supermarket, museums and Mt...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We stayed in Xbase backpacker on our recent trip in wellington. The staffs were friendly, the the accommodation atmosphere was great, the underground bar was enjoyable as well. We stayed in double bed room with private bathroom, the view from the balcony was amazing, it...More

Thank earth_cosmic
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Was an okay hostel, get what you expect. Nothing stood out as awesome, the kitchen was an alright size. Rooms were just big enough for 6people plus everyone's bags. Showers were clean I guess, and warm with good pressure. Basically the hostel just does the...More

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US$23 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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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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"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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