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    Base Backpackers Wanaka

    73 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed here as part of a bus tour. Wanaka itself is an amazing little town and was 1 of the highlights of NZ for me. But this place is a kip. Woke up in the morning covered in bites from the bed, the staff could...More

    Thank Niall o
    Response from James O, General Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 5 days ago

    Hi Niall, Thanks for taking the time to provide some feedback about our hostel. We value all feedback as it helps us improve our property. I'm very concerned by the feedback you have provided as I can not imagine any of our staff being so...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The location was walking distance to everything, we had a private room with ensuite. The room was good, the amenities good, however the sheets had not been changed from the previous guests, as we found hair and other things in the bed. This was very...More

    Thank Sonia W
    Response from James O, General Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 5 days ago

    Sonia! Thanks so much for you kind words. We really appreciate it! As for your sheets being changed I can assure you that you were provided with fresh linen. I have raised your issue with our housekeeping team to make sure this kind of thing...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great location, but messy and dank atmosphere. Showed up and there was no one at reception and 5 other people waiting. Door would slam really loud on the room and the ensuite bathroom was tiny with no where to hang a towel or put your...More

    Thank Tina S
    Response from James O, General Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 5 days ago

    Hi Tina, Thanks for your feedback, we value all feedback so we can better our property! Reception is open from 7 am - 3 am each day however the night receptionist does do frequent patrols of the building to make sure it is secure and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I had my own double bedroom and there were hairs everywhere on pillow, linen, blanket (which was obviously dirty for a while). HSK was friendly and quickly changed everything. Then there was hair in the sink and a ball of hairs in the corner of...More

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    Response from James O, General Manager at Base Backpackers WanakaResponded 5 days ago

    Hi there, Thanks for taking some time to review our hostel. I am very pleased to see our Housekeeping team were accommodating and friendly. Customer service is something we pride ourselves on! I'm disappointed to see you had problem with stray hairs on the linen,...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Location is definitely the best part of this Base - just minutes from the lake and New World is around the corner! Rooms and kitchen however are too small and air in the dorms gets really thick when they are full...

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