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Base Queenstown Hostel

49 Shotover Street, PO Box 1658, Queenstown, New Zealand

Located on the most popular street in Queenstown, Base is THE 'one stop shop' hostel. We have everything you could want under one roof - your bed, your entertainment and your adventure all catered for by the friendliest team in town. As a Base guest, you will receive very friendly drink specials in our bar, Loco Cantina. Read more

74% Overall Rating 51 out of 92 customers would recommend this property based on 92 reviews

Atmosphere 65%

Cleanliness 72%

Facilities 69%

Location 91%

Safety 74%

Staff 74%

Value 72%

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What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Elevator
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Nightclub
  • Pool Table
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Wii

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 3.66USD
  • Luggage Room 1.46USD
  • Towel 2.19USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Queenstown?

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Located on the most popular street in Queenstown, Base is THE 'one stop shop' hostel. We have everything you could want under one roof - your bed, your entertainment and your adventure all catered for by the friendliest team in town. As a Base guest, you will receive very friendly drink specials in our bar, Loco Cantina. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 8 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Base Queenstown

Base is your place to meet backpackers, students, tour groups, mountaineers, freedom travellers, explorers and those who don’t put themselves in a category.

So you can be sure of the fun you'll have as your hosts Suz and Scouse will help you with free activities and meeting other backpackers to enjoy the nightlife with.

Once you've checked in and made yourself at home, take a walk on the first floor where you'll find our large, fully stocked kitchen and dining area, our TV room with ample seating and a laundry room with lots of machines for everyone! No more smelly socks and stinky towels!

On the ground floor you'll find our 24 hour reception, 24 hour internet centre and Base Travel to help you plan your adventures! Base Travel is stoked to say that we have the cheapest travel deals in town!

We have the famous Altitude Bar where you will meet our hilarious staff that have devoted their life to giving you an awesome time! Every night the Altitude bar promises a perfect opportunity to meet people, play games, win massive prizes, dance the night away to cool DJs, drink and eat cheaply! Iconic in New Zealand is Altitude’s Thursday night where the AJ Hackett horizontal bungy is run! A must see.

Recently awarded Qualmark’s 5 stars of excellence, we invite you to experience Base Queenstown first hand – get stoked because you will love your time here!

Also, bar fridges are available in all room types!

Features:
• 24 hour reception and security
• Fully made up beds with hotel quality linen rooms
• Under bed lockers in multi-share rooms
• All en-suite rooms have a TV, bath and shower.
• Fridges in every room
• Modern kitchen, dining areas and laundry facilities
• Ski season: ski storage and drying room facilities
• Plasma Screen TV lounge and chill out area
• Central heating
• 24 hour high speed wireless Global Gossip Internet café
• Base Travel desk for expert advice and exclusive deals
• Nightly entertainment at The Altitude bar

Accommodation Information

Double/Twin Ensuite: A hotel style room with full linen, television, tea/coffee making amenities and ensuite bathroom

Double/Twin Standard with share facilities: A private bedroom with full linen, television, tea/coffee making amenities - just need to share a bathroom

Triple Ensuite: A hotel style room with full linen, television, tea/coffee making amenities and an ensuite bathroom

Quad Ensuite: A hotel style room with full linen, television, tea/coffee making amenities and an ensuite bathroom

8 Share mixed dorm: A bed in an 8 share mixed gender dorm with full bed linen, lockers under each bunk big enough for your backpack, your shopping and then some!

‘Sanctuary’ 8 share dorm: A bed in an 8 share female only dorm with full bed linen, lockers and Hollywood mirrors!!... Treat yourself to a little pampering with a complimentary towel, moisturiser and shampoo upon arrival ....and a glass of champagne

Any families wishing to Stay at Base Queenstown in a dorm room with children 16yrs and younger must book the entire room. Please call for reservations.

Location Information

Base Queenstown is right in the centre of Queenstown. One block from the lake and in the middle of Queenstown’s shops restaurants and bars this is the most convenient budget accommodation in town!

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.