Base Queenstown

49 Shotover Street, Queenstown, New Zealand 19536 views 19536

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Free Breakfast and $5 drinks including Jagermeister for all Base guests in our Bar Loco Cantina!!

Located on the most popular street in Queenstown, Base is THE 'one stop shop' hostel.

We have everything you could want under one roof - your bed, your entertainment and your adventure all catered for by the friendliest team in town. On special offer for all Base Backpackers guests are $5 house drinks in our bar Loco Cantina every night. Whether you're travelling alone or with a group, we pride ourselves in ensuring each individual feels right at home. If it's comfort, fun and adventure that that you seek, then congratulations you have found your place already!

So you can be sure of the fun you'll have staying at Base Queenstown, your hosts will help you with free activities and meeting other backpackers to enjoy the nightlife.

Awarded Hostel Qualmark's 4+ stars of excellence, we invite you to experience Base Queenstown first hand - get stoked because you will love your time here!

* 24 hr reception and security
* Fully made up beds with hotel quality linen
* Under bed lockers in multi-share rooms
* Modern kitchen, dining areas and laundry facilities
* Plasma Screen TV lounge and chill out area
*Central heating
*Ski season: drying room facilities
* 24 hr high speed wireless Global Gossip Internet

So you can be sure of the fun you'll have, your hosts will help you with FREE activities and meeting other backpackers to enjoy the nightlife with.

Downstairs we have the new Loco Cantina Bar where you will meet our hilarious staff that have devoted their life to giving you an awesome time! Every night the Loco Cantina promises a perfect opportunity to meet people, play games, win massive prizes, dance the night away to cool DJs, drink and eat cheaply! Iconic in New Zealand is Loco Cantina's Thursday night where the AJ Hackett's horizontal bungy is run! A must see.

Hungry and don't want to cook noodles again? Loco Cantina is a Mexican cantina with scrumptious tacos, burritos and nachos. There is a $5 daily special too which has unbeatable value in this town!

Queenstown is the adventure capital of the world and our friendly girls at the Base Travel desk have luckily done the experiences to tell you all about it. Come to the desk and we'll find you the cheapest deals in town for any adventure you want!

We invite you to experience Base Queenstown first hand - get stoked because you will love your time here!



To and from the airport:
Shuttles and taxis are located outside the airport terminal and will drop you off at our front door. The cheapest way to get to Base Queenstown is by shuttle as taxis cost more. When you are ready to leave, just ask our friendly reception crew to book your return shuttle to the airport.

Driving to Base Queenstown:
Finding Base Queenstown is simple as we are on Shotover Street, which is the main street of Queenstown.

Backpacker buses:
Backpacker buses will drop you at our door - just tell the driver you are staying at Base!