Base Taupo is a purpose built luxury budget backpackers, Centrally located in town with Element Bar/Late Night venue on the ground level with nightly events, food and drink specials for Base guests. located in the heart of Taupo's restaurant and bar area.

Just seconds from the Lake Front and transportation, cafes & shops are at your doorstep. Base Taupo, is designed with the traveller in mind, boasting an ideal location right in the centre of town, superior facilities, comfy beds and great value for money,with stunning views of Lake Taupo and the surrounding mountains.


Offering a full range of clean comfortable rooms - choose one to suit your budget. Take your pick from a private en suite with TV, multi-share dorm or Sanctuary wing for girls only! Taupo also has a full range of activities on offer so don’t miss out! We have a one-stop travel shop and our experienced, knowledgeable staff will help plan your perfect adventure before you travel. To top it up.

Activities and facilities

  • 24 hour front desk
  • Bar / Lounge
  • BBQ facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Non-smoking property
  • Sanctuary - female dorm accommodation and high speed internet cafe open 24 hours.
  • Self service laundry facilities
  • Street parking
  • Tour desk

Business facilities

  • Features:
  • ? 24 hr security and key card access
  • ? Fully made up beds with hotel quality linen
  • ? Sanctuary wing for girls only
  • ? Bedside lighting in all multi-share room
  • ? Modern kitchen facilities with spacious sun deck and lake views
  • ? Modern Laundry facilities
  • ? TV room with plasma TV
  • ? Global Gossip High speed wireless internet access
  • ? Element Bar - open 7 nights with great specials every night
  • ? Base Travel desk for expert advice and exclusive deals

Location

7 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330 NEW ZEALAND New Zealand

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Base Backpackers Taupo

Rooms and rates

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from NZ$82 per night

Double Ensuite

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Private room with double bed and ensuite bathroom - Also small TV in room and towels provided

  • In-room heater
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Shower
  • TV
  • 1 double

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from NZ$82 per night

Twin Ensuite

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Private room with two beds and ensuite bathroom - Also small TV in room and towels provided

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  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Shower
  • TV
  • 2 singles

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Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from NZ$33 per night

Sanctuary Female Only

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The Sanctuary is all about girls. The dorm rooms are designed for, and exclusive to, female travellers featuring high quality facilities. 4 bed dorm room with ensuite bathroom. Full linen on beds and towels provided. Booking is for per bed.

  • In-room heater
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • TV
  • 1 single

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Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from NZ$31 per night

4/5 Dorm Ensuite

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FREE BREAKFAST when you book your dorm!! This is a mixed dorm. 4 bed dorm room with ensuite bathroom. Full linen on beds. On share basis. Booking is for per bed.2 for one wrist band to use in the bar.

  • In-room heater
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • TV
  • 1 single bunk

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Rates are for 1 person The room caters for a maximum of 1 adult.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from NZ$29 per night

4 Bed Dorm

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This is a mixed 4 bed dorm with shared facilities. Full linen provided. Booking is per bed.

  • In-room heater
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • TV
  • 1 single bunk

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Book 4 Bed Dorm NZ$28 SoldSoldSoldSold29 SoldSoldSoldSold29 SoldSold29 29
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Rates are for 1 person The room caters for a maximum of 1 adult.
Cancellation policy Minimum 24 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 24 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.

Additional information

Check In 1400hrs
Check In Instructions On check in you will required to fill in a check in form and pay a $20 Key Bond (refundable on check out when you return the key).
Check Out 1000hrs
Getting There Being situated at the crossroads of the North Island has a lot of advantages. Stick to State Highway 1 whether coming from the North or South.

Once in Taupo get onto the main road running around the town - either Tongariro St or Lake Road (along the lake front). Base Taupo is more or less on the corner of the two taking the corner building of Tongariro Street and Tuwharetoa Street.
Parking Car parking available on the road.
Things To Do Taupo offers some fantastic activities and sightseeing opportunities. Please see our friendly reception team for more information.
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