66% Based on 152 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 3.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Base Bay of Islands - Hostel places you steps from Paihia Beach and within a 10-minute stroll of Paihia Wharf. Highlights at this hostel include an outdoor swimming pool, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

You can enjoy WiFi and wired Internet, featured in all 48 rooms.

This smoke-free hostel offers a games room, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Added amenities include a spa tub, WiFi in public areas, and spa services. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this Paihia hostel, you'll be 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Waitangi Treaty Grounds and 3.9 km (2.5 mi) from Russell Beach.

Shared Dormitory

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Ensuite

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Shared Dormitory, Women only

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Double Room, 1 King Bed, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Double Room, 1 King Bed, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

66% of guests recommend out of 152 reviews

Excellent 31
Good 62
Average 35
Poor 21
Terrible 3
Value <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Service <span>3.5</span> out of 5

About the Base Bay of Islands - Hostel

Location 18 Kings Rd, Paihia,

Property Features

Base Bay of Islands - Hostel offers its guests an outdoor pool and a jacuzzi. Public spaces have WiFi and wired Internet for a fee. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Spa services, a BBQ, and an arcade/games room are also featured at Base Bay of Islands - Hostel. Self parking is free. This Paihia hostel is smoke free.

  • 48 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Bar or lounge
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Games room or arcade
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) (23.3 km / 14.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Base Bay of Islands - Hostel offers 48 forms of accommodation. In-room wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Iron and ironing board available

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 6 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: NZD 1 (for 15 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 6 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: NZD 1 (for 15 minutes, rates may vary)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Base Bay Islands Hostel Paihia
  • Base Bay Islands Hostel
  • Base Bay Islands Paihia
  • Base Backpackers Paihia Hostel Bay Of Islands

National Rating

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