Base Backpackers Taupo
Find the rest of the world with us.
Base Backpackers Taupo is a purpose built luxury budget hostel with an ideal central location and stunning Lake Taupo and mountain views.
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.
Trivia Kicking off at 8.30pm. $5 Spaghetti and Meatballs
Taco Tuesday!! $2 Tacos
Wing Pong Wednesday!; $50c wings
Ladies Night! $5 Nachos
Fricken Licken Fridays (Live Music) $5 Chicken N Chips
FREE - Walk to the hot pools!
Shit Shirt Sunday. $9 Fish N Chips
2 min Walk
1 hour 15 min Walk
1 hour Drive
Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Do you have free wifi?
Yes there's 24 hour free wifi in our reception, kitchen and on the sundeck
Can I store my luggage with you?
Yes luggage storage is free of charge for guests staying at Base Hostel Taupo or $2 for walk-ins.
Is it easy to get to Base Taupo?
Base Taupo Backpackers is just a 1 minute walk from the bus station.
Do you have a travel desk?
The staff at our Taupo hostel can help you to book all the local tours you want you to do and advise you about things to do all over New Zealand!