Experience a warm Base Rotorua welcome in the geothermal wonderland that is Rotorua. Make Base Backpackers Rotorua your base in this small city with natural beauty.
Welcome to the geothermal wonderland that is Rotorua!
Base Rotorua commands the best location in town overlooking the beautiful, historic Kuirau geothermal park and just minutes walk from the lake and Rotorua's cafè and shopping precinct. With a large geothermally heated outdoor pool, Base Backpackers is the place to stay in Rotorua.
Base Backpackers Rotorua offers a variety of clean dorm rooms as well as deluxe rooms with private facilities for those wanting to stay in style. Exclusive only to Base, the up market, luxury Sanctuary rooms, for girls only! Most rooms have their own bathrooms and balconies and some have their own kitchenette.
Our friendly staff will give you local tips to ensure you experience the best of Rotorua's amazing geothermal forces, Maori culture, history and the many adventurous activities. Check out the Lava Bar - Rotorua's hottest night spot with a state of the art sound system, big screens and fantastic outdoor decks. Open for fun 7 days a week, you can meet up with old friends, or make some new ones.
- Private ensuite & multi dorm share
- Fully made up beds
- Under bed storage lockers
- Sanctuary wing for girls only
- TV lounge
- Spacious sun deck chill out area
- Large outdoor heated swimming pool
- Base Travel desk
- Global Gossip internet
- High speed wireless internet access
- The Lava Bar
- On site car park
- Luggage storage
The on-site Lava Bar is Rotorua’s hottest nightspot with regular theme nights and resident DJs. Our hostel has two indoor thermal pools and an outdoor heated swimming pool. Feel free to use the poolside barbeque for group dinners.
Base Rotorua only employs long-term local staff for our housekeeping team to ensure consistency. All dorms are cleaned daily and beds are made with quality linen.
Base Rotorua is located in the centre of town so cafés and shops are only a few minutes walk away. Basic shop items are available from the reception desk and you don’t have to leave the hostel to book tours either, our knowledgeable local staff are more than happy to arrange that for you.