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Base Queenstown - Hostel

Hotel Class
2 out of 5

Information

Reviews

3.4 / 5
336 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Fear Factory Queenstown
    1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Skycity Queenstown Casino
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    TSS Earnslaw Steamship
    3 min walk
  • Airport
    Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.)
    9 min drive

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+64 9913 4658
  • Basic Triple Room, 3 Single Beds, Private Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Triple Ensuite

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  • Shared Dormitory (6 Beds)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Double or Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (4 Beds)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • 8 Bed Shared Dorm Women Only

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Double or Twin Room, No Windows

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Shared Dormitory 8 Beds (Shared Bathroom)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Shared Dorm 8 Beds (Ensuite)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
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About this area

Queenstown

Located in Queenstown, Base Queenstown - Hostel is in the entertainment district. Shotover Jet and Coronet Peak Ski Area are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown Gardens. Skyline Gondola and Kiwi and Birdlife Park are also worth visiting. Our guests appreciate the hostel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Fear Factory Queenstown - 1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Skycity Queenstown Casino - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Steamer Wharf - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    TSS Earnslaw Steamship - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Queenstown Mall - 4 min walk

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Loco Cantina – Pub offering Mexican cuisine. Serves dinner daily, happy hour available.

About this property

Base Queenstown - Hostel

Hostel with restaurant, walk to Lake Wakatipu
This smoke-free hostel features a restaurant, a nightclub and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access and showers.
Base Queenstown - Hostel offers 63 forms of accommodation. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Payment types at the property

Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No on-site parking is available.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. Alcohol is not permitted at this property.

Property is also known as

  • Base Queenstown Hostel/Backpacker Hostel
  • Base Hostel/Backpacker Hostel
  • Base Queenstown Hostel/Backpacker
  • Base Hostel/Backpacker
  • Base Queenstown Hostel
  • Base Queenstown

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Nightclub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower

Nearby activities

Activities

  • Bike hire
  • Downhill skiing
  • Ecotours
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Ski area
  • Ski equipment hire
  • Ski lifts
  • Ski runs
  • Skiing
  • Skiing lessons
  • Skydiving
  • Snowboarding

Where to eat

  • Loco Cantina – Pub offering Mexican cuisine. Serves dinner daily, happy hour available.
3.4

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
61
4 - Good
118
3 - Okay
84
2 - Mediocre
46
1 - Poor
27
3.2
Cleanliness
3.6
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
3.1
Property condition

3/5

The staff were nice. Room felt dirty and in a crappy location. Needs some parking space and a heater that works. Also sheets smell like noodle lol

Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Sep. 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Nice friendly staff at the front counters, the room was clean and secure. Very quiet and respectable backpackers, better than I was expecting. Only stayed a couple nights but ill be back for sure

Stayed 2 nights in Aug. 2019

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