Base Backpackers Wellington
Find the rest of the world with us.
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.
8.30pm Kick off the week right with a cheeky Pool Competition! $50 voucher for the winner. Kicks off at 8.30pm.
Explore the best nightlife Wellington has on offer with our expert 'tour guides' ensuring you have an authentic Wellington experience. $5 Tickets
8.30pm Inappropriate Bingo. Heaps of epic prizes to be won. $10 Pizza's and $10 Export Jugs until 8pm
9pm Karaoke Night. Prizes for the best and worst performance, so everyones a winner! (Except us when you suck).
8.30pm FREE to play Quiz Night! Every team of 4+ gets a free pizza! Winning team gets a $50 voucher!
You're guaranteed a good time with everything from live bands to pumping house DJ's. Definitely a night not to be missed!
Free to play Beer Pong with a $50 food and beverage voucher to be won - it's time to get your balls ready!
Things near by
33 min Walk
Cable Car Museum
7 min Walk
Te Papa Museum
22 min Bus
Zealandia Eco Sanctuary
Is reception open 24 hours?
Yes. You can check in at Base Wellington Backpackers between 2pm and midnight (check in after midnight can be arranged with prior notice).
Do you have a car park?
Yes we do but there's limited availability so make sure you prebook your space. It costs $15 pppn. There is free street parking available between 6pm and 8am near to our Wellington hostel.
Is there free wifi?
Yes there's free wifi in reception 24/7. If you want wifi access in other areas of the hostel it'll cost $4 for 24 hours or $12 for 7 days.
Is it too windy to wear a hat in Wellington?
Wellington isn't known as 'Windy Wellington' for no reason... Wear hats at your own risk!