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Reviews of Base Queenstown Queenstown Hostel

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

Atmosphere 65%

Cleanliness 71%

Facilities 68%

Location 89%

Safety 74%

Staff 79%

Value 72%

What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

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

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 3.54USD
  • Luggage Room 1.42USD
  • Towel 2.12USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

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Atmosphere 65%

Cleanliness 71%

Facilities 68%

Location 89%

Safety 74%

Staff 79%

Value 72%

Showing 31-37 of 37 reviews

94% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 80%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
28 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: everything really, it's a great hostel.

Disliked: it is not cheap! but you do get most of what you need.

Customer would recommend this property

83% Overall Rating
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  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 40%
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  • Value - 80%
83% Overall Rating

Anonymous
26 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Bed = good; room=good, check-n and out = good, facilities=OK.

Disliked: Noisy. Booming "music" until 2:00 in the morning.No parking = unsafe for motorbike and attendant paniers full of gear.

37% Overall Rating
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  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 20%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 20%
37% Overall Rating

Anonymous
11 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Good location in town centre

Disliked: Worst hostel I ever stayed at!! Dirt und broken facilities everywhere! Tiny, bad smelling and dirty kitchen, disgusting to cook there! Toilettes and showers tiny and mouldy, dark and dirty as there are no windows.I stayed in a 8 bed mixed dorm which was way to small, no place to store luggage. Beds horribly uncomfortable and noisy. Every move in bed made great noise so everybody in room woke up !Loco bar on ground level plays loud music all night that you can hear through out the whole hostel!There are many much nicer hostels around which are worth the money!

66% Overall Rating
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  • Cleanliness - 60%
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  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 60%
66% Overall Rating

Anonymous
11 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture, Visiting friends or family

Liked: right in town on main street

Disliked: the showers in the female sanctuary were scalding hot and no way to adjust the temperature, when reception were told they didn't seem all that bothered by it or to care. it was too hot very dangerous

74% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 80%
74% Overall Rating

Anonymous
02 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: good location

Disliked: crappy version of Nomads, stay at Nomads in Queenstown!

91% Overall Rating
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  • Cleanliness - 80%
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  • Value - 80%
91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
28 Jan 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: Very good location and lovely staff! Good beds and bathrooms.

Disliked: Bad wi-fi, and the kitchen wasen't complete

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
14 Jan 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: Friendly staff, great bar, very good location

Disliked: Bass from the bar area was a bit loud when trying to sleep :-D

Customer would recommend this property

80% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 100%
80% Overall Rating

Anonymous
08 Oct 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: The room was clean and warm.

Disliked: The kitchen was the worst i've seen. Most of the cooking pots and pans were missing handles. There was also a terrible smell in the kitchen it was just generally very grubby in there! I avoided it as much as i could.

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
01 Jul 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: heating was awesome! people were great and free breakfasts and cheap drinks went a long way !

Disliked: The bathroom taps kept running and wouldnt turn off properly, apart from that nothing !

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
01 Jun 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break, Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: You could not have a better location or a better staff.

Disliked: There was table soccer (football) in the lobby instead of table tennis.

Customer would recommend this property

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