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    Base Wellington Backpackers

    21-23 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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    “basement bar” (19 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Took me 1.5 h to try to check in... Just because they want to use their own app which was not working. The girl on the desk was unfriendly and nit helpful at all. Normal check in was possible when I told them that i...More

    1  Thank Stephan K
    Response from Reception_BW, Charlotte, Reception at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Stephan K, Thank you for letting us know your feedback regarding the TIPI check in. Frankly, we are very unhappy to read this review and feel sorry that you had to wait such a long time just for the check in. Once you have...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed there because it was a kiwi experience's accommodation. Better than other base hostels in new zealand to be honest. Quiet, comfy beds and clean showers. The bar is okay but if you are looking into going on a night out there are plenty...More

    Thank marionsV1720MI
    Response from Reception_BW, Reception at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 6 days ago

    Thanks for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and we're glad for the most part you enjoyed your stay! We will look into the possibility of extending the Wifi as you make a good point!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Good hostel quiet and friendly . Our room had a GREAT view and the hostel is pretty big so you have plenty of space and you are not bumping into people all the time . The facilities are all right and the guys front the...More

    Thank Cecilia S
    Response from Reception_BW, Charlotte, Reception at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Cecilia S, Cheers for leaving us such a great review. We appreciate all feedback given and we're super stoked you had such an amazing time with us. We can't wait to see you again! Best wishes & safe travels, Charlotte

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    It took 1 1/2 hour just to checkin... because of the tipi app (I had the app already but it made no difference)... The bunkbeds are really loud.. Room is clean. Showers are ok. But please fix the checkinMore

    Thank Christopher W
    Response from Reception_BW, Charlotte, Reception at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Kia Ora Christopher W, Thanks heaps for your kind feedback. Currently we email guests before hand to tell them about downloading the Tipi app before they check in and we also have posters around requesting everyone to check in online via Tipi, your experience suggests...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I found the receptionist at the location unable to answer some of the questions I had when I checked in. I was not happy that the advertised free wifi, was in fact, not free all the time only during certain hours. She did not know...More

    Thank Leelee L
    Response from Reception_BW, Charlotte, Reception at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Leelee L, Thanks for taking the time to leave us some feedback. I am very sorry that we couldn't meet your expectations during your stay with us. The cleanliness of our building is one of our primary concerns and therefore we have housekeepers cleaning...More

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    Ebef Q
    23 August 2016|
    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
    29 May 2016|
    Response from Lucca Q | Reviewed this property |
    You should call the hostel or check in its site stayatbase . com
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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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    "Do not do room 307, it was very small dorm room."
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