With an inviting atmosphere, superb location on famous Cambridge Terrace and fantastic facilities, Base Backpackers Wellington hostel is the one of the best places to hang out. The city right is on the doorstep with cafes, bars, restaurants and shops.
• 24 hr reception and security
• Fully made up beds with hotel quality linen
• Under bed lockers
• Sanctuary floor for girls only - enjoy a complimentary glass of bubbles in the bar
• Modern kitchen and laundry facilities
• SKY TV lounge
• Great chill out spaces and sunny communal dining area
• Global Gossip High speed wireless Internet café
• Basement Bar - Get in touch with your social side!
• Base Travel desk for expert advice and exclusive deals
Things to do:
Te Papa Museum is New Zealand's National Museum, offering visitors a unique and authentic experience of this country's treasures and stories.
Wellington Botanic Gardens: Catch the cable car up to this unique landscape with protected forests, colourful floral displays and views over Wellington city.
Carter Observatory: Located in the Botanical Gardens, it has a planetarium, static displays, plus a range of telescopes, all available to the public.
Museum of City and Sea: located on the waterfront, the building is a restored heritage icon and offers a journey through the Capital's past present and future.
Mount Victoria Lookout: walk or ride up the hill and enjoy magnificent 360 degree views of the city and harbour.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- Book Exchange
- Breakfast Not Included
- Card Phones
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Internet café
- Jobs Board
- Key Card Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Late check-out
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Reception (limited hours)
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
- 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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The airport is 7km southeast of the city centre. The bus runs between 5.30am and 9pm and cost $9.
The super shuttle will take you from the airport to base at any hour and will cost around $15.
A taxi between the city centre and the airport costs $20-$25
Base Wellington is located on Courtney Place only five minutes walk from Te Papa Museum & the Wellington Waterfront
Courtenay Place is the main street of the Courtenay Quarter in the Wellington, New Zealand inner-city district of Te Aro, best known for its entertainment and nightlife.