Book your room at Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker
4.5-star adults-only hostel in Taupo with a restaurant
Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker places you in the center of Taupo, within just a 15-minute stroll of Lake Taupo Museum and Art Gallery, Barbary, and Lake Taupo. Highlights at this Taupo hostel include a restaurant, a nightclub, and a bar/lounge.
WiFi, wired Internet, and satellite TV are featured in all 42 rooms.
The restaurant, Element Cafe and Bar, is open for dinner. Other amenities include a free manager's reception, wired Internet in public areas, and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.
With a stay at this 4.5-star hostel, you'll be 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Taupo Bungy and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Taupo Hot Springs.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The hostel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wired high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge. This Taupo hostel also offers a nightclub, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance.
Base Taupo - Hostel / Backpacker is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 42
- Number of floors - 4
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Barbecue grill(s)
- Coffee shop or café
- Fireplace in lobby
- Billiards or pool table
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Computer station
- Laundry facilities
- Luggage storage
- Year Built 2008
- Free reception
- Ski storage
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Television in lobby
Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Wired high-speed internet ( 8 NZD per day )
- Hair dryer (on request)
- Satellite TV service
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Element Cafe and Bar - This restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Windsurfing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Rafting nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Parasailing nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 10 AM
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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 onsite parking is available.
- Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
Minimum guest age is 18
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Caters to adults only
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
- Breakfast fee: NZD 5.00 per person (approximately)
- Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: NZD 8 per day (rates may vary)
- Airport shuttle fee: NZD 4 per person (one way)
- Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
We should mention
A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.