Where you‘re staying

Get ready to make new friends in our spacious dorm rooms.

There are 13 other people looking at staying at Base Backpackers Rotorua now.

Best price & service when you book direct!

Stay from just
$25NZ
Per person/per night
Includes:
  • All linen & Pillows
  • Geothermal Heating
  • Security Swipe Card Access

Have some quiet time and a little luxury in our private rooms.

There are 13 other people looking at staying at Base Backpackers Rotorua now.

Best price & service when you book direct!

Stay from just
$80NZ
Per room/per night
Includes:
  • TV
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Serviced Daily

Activities

The Spot to be social

Loads of daytime activities and a pumping bar to help you make new mates.

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Monday

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Daytime

8.30pm - Quiz Night. Fun games throughout the night with bar tabs to be won.

Nighttime

Tuesday

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Daytime

Cheap Date Night. Spend $5 and receive a free meal!

Nighttime

Wednesday

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Daytime

50c Chicken Wings! It's a clucking great deal! Heaps of games and awesome prizes.

Nighttime

Thursday

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Daytime

Challenge the opposite sex to a game of pool! For every loss of a game an item of clothing will be removed. Late night DJ's

Nighttime

Friday

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Daytime

50c chicken wings are on, get yours before they fly out the door. A clucking good deal between 6 and 8pm

Nighttime

Saturday

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Daytime

Party night at the one and only Lava Bar. Our DJ's will entertain you with your favourite tunes from 10pm.

Nighttime

Sunday

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Daytime

Karaoke Night

Nighttime

Facilities

Location

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Address: 1286 Arawa Street, Rotorua
Phone: +64 7 348 8636
Email: rotorua@stayatbase.com

Things near by

1 min Walk

Kuirau Park - Mud Pools

7 min Drive

Skyline Gondola & Luge

26 min Drive

Wai-O-Tapu

FAQ's

Is Base Rotorua easy to find?

Yes - our Taupo hostel is situated at the top of the city centre, next to Rotoruas free geothermal park, Kuirau Park. We're only a 5 minute walk up from ISite on Arawa Street.

Do you have a car park?

We have 2 onsite carparks - Free Parking (subject to availability) for paying guests (get a slip from reception)
Campervan parking/sleeping - Non powered site $20 pp, $20 key bond with full access to the facilities at Base hostel Taupo

Can I book local tours with you?

Yes you can, the helpful and friendly staff at Base Rotorua Backpackers will let you know all the best things to do in Rotorua during your stay!

Do you have free wifi?

Yes, there's free wifi 24 hours a day in communal areas including in the kitchen & TV lounge on the first floor.

Does Rotorua really smell of egg?

Yes it does, but you'll be surprised how quickly you get used to the smell. The eggy smell is just because of all the spectacular geothermal activity in the area.

In fact Base Rotorua Backpackers is located next to Kuirau park which is free to visit if you don't have lots of money to visit other geothermal attractions in Rotorua.