Base Backpackers Queenstown
Find the rest of the world with us.
On the most popular street of Queenstown, Base Backpackers Queenstown is your "one stop" hostel in the adrenaline capital of the world.
Get ready to make new friends in our spacious dorm rooms.
The Spot to be social
Loads of daytime activities and a pumping bar to help you make new mates.
90's night, playing the best this double denim decade had to offer.
'Girls' Night - prizes up for grabs for best boys and girls on the catwalk parade
The Tiki Trail
Acoustic Sessions all night long
Queenstown Hill Walk
Old School & New Indie Classics - one of Queenstowns biggest nights
BBQ at the lake
Start off with live acoustic sessions and end on the best Live DJs Queenstown has to offer!
Base vs Nomads Soccer Comp
Queenstown's Best DJ's show us how it's done. $5 Loco Bombs and House Spirits
Play board games until 9pm, then get the party started with a live DJ
3 min Walk
6 min Walk
30 min Drive
Nevis Bungy & Swing
25 min Drive
Coronet Peak Ski Area
Is there transport from the airport?
Yes! The Airport Bus is the Number 11. It leaves every 15 minutes from the Airport and outside McDonalds in town. The drop off point is on Camp Street which is a 5 minute walk to Base Queenstown Backpackers. From Camp Street turn left at the main roundabout onto Shotover street. Walk straight down Shotover Street until you see our Queenstown Hostel & Loco Bar on the right hand side.
Is there free Wifi?
Absolutely! It's free 24/7 on the ground floor of Base Backpackers Queenstown, or for access from other parts of the hostel it's $4 day or $12 Week
Is there free parking in Queenstown?
The nearest paid and free parking to Base Hostel Queenstown is on Mann Street which is only a 2 minute walk away.
Do you provide free breakfast at Base Queenstown backpackers?
Between 8.30 and 9.30 am you can have toast and spreads, there's also free tea and coffee throughout the day.
Do you have luggage storage?
Of course, we have a luggage storage room available to all guests of our Base Hostel Queenstown. Shared dorms have lockable luggage lockers (bring a padlock though)
Is there ski storage at Base Queenstown Backpackers?
Yes, we have ski / snowboard storage available for all you snow lovers.
Do staff give free hugs?
Whenever you need one, the staff at our Queenstown hostel will give you one.