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    Base Wellington Backpackers

    21-23 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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    • Excellent19%
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    “basement bar” (19 reviews)
    “huge kitchen” (5 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 349 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Hostel atmosphere was thrilling and the $5 breakfast is a great idea and made a good start. Having Tipi made the check in process very fast and effective. There aren’t a huge number of toilet/showering facilities. The rooms were perfectly serviceable as were the toilets...More

    Thank Xarius D
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Dropped my noodles on the floor in reception and burnt myself whilst drunk at two in the morning but staff member Alex sorted me out like a g, sound geezer. Writing this review so he has something to show off to his colleagues, you're welcome...More

    Thank Zoë W
    Response from Reception_BW, Receptionist at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 4 days ago

    Hey Zoe! Thanks for the feedback! We will pass this onto Alex, he will be stoked with this! Cheers, Holly

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I had stayed here at the end of 2016. It was a nice stay without it being truly wonderful. The prices seem to have gone up at the end of 2016. It was 26 dollars for a six bed dorm which I feel is about...More

    1  Thank Jonathan T
    Response from Reception_BW, Receptionist at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Jonathan! Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. It is in our best interest to give our guests the best experience possible whilst staying at our Hostel so your thorough detail is much appreciated. Six o'clock is a very busy...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Only stayed here 1 night and would say it's quit average. The 6 bed room we were in seemed to be smaller then others, not sure why, when you opened the door to the room it would hit the bunk right next to the door...More

    Thank Jade M
    Response from Reception_BW, receptionist at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Heya! Thank you for your feedback on our hostel it is much appreciated! As our building is of a large scale some rooms are bigger than others given the configuration of them, however if you did not feel comfortable in that room our receptionist team...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed in a dorm room of 6 people, the room was big enough :) only 4 plugs tho, so not everybody could charge their phones at the same time. The hostel was clean, but on our floor with x amount of rooms, there was only...More

    Thank Tamer A
    Response from Reception_BW, Receptionist at Base Wellington BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Heya! Thank you for taking the time to leave your response and feedback! Sorry for the inconvenience with the plugs, we have multiple power points down in the reception area with the free wifi for everyone's convenience. We hope these things did not hinder your...More

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    • US$ 45 - US$ 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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    "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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