Base Backpackers Wanaka - Hostel places you next to Gallery Thirty Three and Picture Lounge. This 49-room hostel welcomes guests with conveniences like a nightclub, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk. Centrally located in Wanaka, the hostel is also a short walk from Pembroke Park and Wanaka Golf Club.


Guests can expect to find WiFi. Rooms also include free toiletries.

Property features

Guests of Base Backpackers Wanaka - Hostel enjoy features like a nightclub, WiFi in public areas, and laundry facilities. Transportation is made easy with a ski shuttle. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to help with tours or tickets, and answer any questions about the area. This adults-only hostel also has a TV in a common area.


  • Nightclub
  • WiFi in rooms and public areas (fees apply)
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour front desk

Base Backpackers Wanaka - Hostel

73 Brownston Street Wanaka

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Base Backpackers Wanaka - Hostel features a nightclub, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This ski hostel also offers ski storage, laundry facilities, and a television in a common area.

Base Backpackers Wanaka - Hostel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 49 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Ski shuttle 
  • Ski storage 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( NZD TBA )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( NZD 4 ), Wired high-speed internet ( NZD TBA )

Room Amenities

Base Backpackers Wanaka - Hostel offers 49 accommodations with complimentary toiletries and blackout drapes/curtains. In-room wireless high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge.

  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Minimum guest age is 18

Caters to adults only

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Room rates are based on 1 person. Extra-person charges apply for any additional guests (up to a maximum of 8 guests per shared room). Guests reserving a Shared Room category for more than 1 person must specify the total number of guests in the Special Requests section at time of booking, or by contacting the property immediately after booking via this Web site. Contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD TBA (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 4 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: NZD TBA (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Base Backpackers Hostel Wanaka
  • Base Backpackers Wanaka
  • Base Wanaka
  • Base Wanaka Backpackers
  • Wanaka Base Backpackers
  • Base Backpackers Wanaka Hotel Wanaka
  • Base Backpackers Wanaka Hostel

We should mention

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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