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Base Backpackers Paihia hostel

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Overview
18 Kings Road Pipi Patch, Paihia 0200 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
2 Star accommodation
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
140
Price range
US$32 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sunseekers Motel
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Reviews (230)
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All reviews pipi patch hot tub beer pong to meet fellow travellers bathroom attached kitchen and common area min walk to the beach private room bar next door an update checking out stayed here for nights first stop late check place to stay couple of nights new zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had a lovely stay at Base Paihia last weekend. The room was nice and clean and had a tv which was an added bonus. The shared bathroom and kitchen facilities were well equipped and clean. I would 100% recommend the $12 bbq dinner at...More

Thank briohnyp
Response from StephenB4259, General Manager at Base Backpackers Paihia hostelResponded 4 days ago

Hey Briohny, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Great to hear that you had a brilliant time here and thanks for mentioning the great facilities our privates have and our fantastic cleanliness which we take great pride in. I agree that the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff who welcomed us as soon as we arrived. Rooms were clean and the beds were comfortable. Located close to the beach as well as local restaurants, cafes, and dairys. BBQ tasted great. There is a bar, porch area, and a tv lounge area...More

Thank Discover823715
Response from StephenB4259, General Manager at Base Backpackers Paihia hostelResponded 5 days ago

Hey Lita, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Great to hear that you enjoyed your time time here and thanks for mentioning the things that we take great pride in here like our fantastic rooms and beds, awesome location and facilities and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with a backpacker tour bus to see the area. There was Clean rooms and the staff was very friendly! As Well as a very beautiful location as it is very close to the beach! And good free WiFiMore

Thank fridavr96
Response from StephenB4259, General Manager at Base Backpackers Paihia hostelResponded 1 week ago

Hey Frida, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Great to see that you enjoyed your time here and thanks for mentioning things that we take great pride in like our fantastic cleanliness, great staff, amazing location and set up. Hope you get...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is near the beach and not a long walk from the town centre. It has a pool and a good small bar area. Every night they had a beer pong competition and a happy hour for drinking. They did a special price on...More

Thank Paul S
Response from StephenB4259, General Manager at Base Backpackers Paihia hostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Paul, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Great to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and thanks for mentioning some of the things that we think make this hostel great, like our fantastic location, the world famous Pipi Patch...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice and clean hostel. The people are very nice here. And it is convenient to have an en suite bathroom here. Good kitchen equipment as well. There is a bar with good priced drinks and fun activities.More

Thank Martijn v
Response from StephenB4259, General Manager at Base Backpackers Paihia hostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Martijn, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Great to hear that you enjoyed your time at our amazing hostel. Thanks for mentioning things we take great pride in here like our cleanliness, amazing staff, good kitchen, dorms and the world famous...More

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"Rooms further away from the bar are best if you want quiet during the night."
Discover823715
1 week ago
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"Any of them! All clean"
jas0nw00ds
18 Apr 2018
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"all rooms have the same view"
U6225XLashleyd
27 Feb 2018
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"The further away from the bar, the better"
emmapA2861SX
21 Nov 2017
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