BASE Wanaka has arrived! Only minutes walk from what can only be rated as one of the most beautiful lake and mountain vista views in the world.
With two floors of accommodation, BASE Wanaka is setting a new standard in budget with luxury backpacker accommodation. Enjoy your dinner on our second floor guest kitchen balcony while watching the sunset - which is second to none!
BASE Wanaka has an excellent, central location; just minutes walk to shops, cafés and local stores. Superior facilities, fun communal areas and friendly local staff make this the perfect place to stay. Mint Bar and Café is open from 4pm offering excellent service and value priced high quality meals.
Base Wanaka is a Qualmark 5 Star Backpacker property!
• Fully made up beds with hotel quality linen rooms
• Under bed lockers in multi-share rooms
• Private rooms with LCD TV's and en-suite bathrooms
• Sanctuary - Female only rooms
• Central heating
• Laundry, drying room during ski season.
• Fully equipped kitchen with balcony
• State of the art TV room with free DVD hire
• Global Gossip internet café with wireless capabilities
• Base Travel desk for expert advice and exclusive deals
• Mint Bar and café located On-site
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Age Restriction
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Breakfast Not Included
- Cable TV
- Card Phones
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Key Card Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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To and from the airport:
Shuttles and taxis are located outside the airport terminal and will drop you off at our front door. The cheapest way to get to BASE is by shuttle as taxis cost more. When you are ready to leave, just ask our friendly reception crew to book your return shuttle to the airport.
Driving to Base Wanaka: Finding BASE is very easy as we are located in the centre of Wanaka on Brownston Street right behind the New World car park.
Backpacker buses will drop you at our door - just tell the driver you are staying at Base Wanaka.
Base is right in the centre of Wanaka. Located two blocks from the lake and in the middle of Wanaka's shops restaurants and bars this is the most convenient budget accommodation in town!