Base Auckland

Level 3, 229 Queen Street, Cnr Queen & Darby Street, Central City, Auckland, New Zealand, -

Overall Rating: 74

Base Auckland is located in the heart of the city - central to shops, cafés, museums, Sky tower and only a few minutes walk to train, bus and ferry terminals and Vector Arena. The airport bus (Airbus) stops right outside our door!

We have a number of different room types available: Multi-share dorm rooms: Beds are fully made up with hotel quality linen. Under bed storage lockers in all dorm rooms, padlock required or on sale from reception. The rooms also have a fridge and are air-conditioned. Sanctuary rooms: Sanctuary is our female only wing. Beds are made up with hotel quality linen, duvets and fluffy pillows, along with fridge, under bed storage lockers and air- conditioning. Private chill out lounge with books, magazines, TV, straightening irons and hairdryer available. All sanctuary guests are provided with towels, a sanctuary pack of Shampoo/Conditioner and moisturiser and a complimentary glass of champagne. NO boys allowed. Double/twin rooms: Double/twin rooms fully made up with hotel quality linen, fridge in room, all rooms are air conditioned. Bathroom facilities are shared. Double/twin ensuite rooms: Double/twin ensuite rooms with Queen or Super King hotelier mattress. Room is fully made up with hotel quality linen and has its own bathroom and television. All rooms have fridges and are air-conditioned.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines


Rating Type
74 Overall
66 Atmosphere
76 Staff
92 Location
65 Cleanliness
71 Facilities
77 Safety
0 Fun
74 Value

Important Information

10 Night Base Jumping New Zealand – NZ$239 This is a 10-night flexible accommodation package with the opportunity to stay at any BASE Hostel in New Zealand. This includes Auckland, Paihia-Bay Of Islands, Rotorua, Taupo, Wellington, Queenstown, Wanaka and at our new affiliate On Top Backpackers Dunedin. The Fine Print. Our Terms. The pass allows you to stay for a maximum 3 nights in each hostel. Consecutive stays of 4 or more nights are not permitted. BASE Jumping vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of first use and nights at any of the above properties are subject to availability at the booking time. Supplement might apply during events. The Base Jumping NZ can be used in Australia with a supplement of AU$5 per night to be paid on the spot. The Base Jumping passes are NOT valid during the whole Rugby World Cup period (9th Sept – 23rd Oct 2011). Please book one person per package. The Base Jumping is not sharable, transferable, or refundable once the first night has been redeemed. Free and cheap activities daily Free towel to use on arrival Free base $$ for use in our bars on check in Free information pack on check in Free – clean linen provided on all beds including pillow and duvet Free city tour Every traveller needs a base. For just $19 come and stay with us and hang out with the base Auckland team. Let us take care of you! Need accommodation within New Zealand or Australia? Need specialized free advice about traveling or local sightseeing? Need a cold pint? Need a job? The base Auckland crew are here for you, we have specialized travel consultants, 2 onsite bars, job search center and abundance of good times – so much to offer in one place! Base Auckland is located in the heart of the city - central to shops, cafés, museums, sky tower and only a few minutes walk to train, bus and ferry terminals and vector arena. The airport bus (airbus) stops right outside our door! Our quality hostel offers comfy beds in a clean modern and secure environment. Our rooms range from private ensuite doubles to small and large dorms. Our facilities include a 24 hour reception, patrolled security, swipe card access, high speed wireless internet café, large modern kitchen with communal area and laundry, luggage storage, 2 sky TV lounges, travel center, and home to Globe Bar. Features: • 24 hour reception and security • All rooms have fridges • Fully made up beds with hotel quality linen • Under bed lockers in mulch-share rooms • BASE Sanctuary wing, rooms for girls only • Two SKY TV lounges • Chill out lounge area • Free local activities • Modern kitchen, dining and laundry facilities • Global Gossip high speed wireless Internet café • The famous Globe bar: nightly entertainment and theme nights • Base Travel: exclusive travel deals for your activities and onward travel • Job Search center and Visa and immigration assistance • Luggage storage