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Base Taupo


Base Taupo is a purpose-built luxury budget hostel with an ideal central location and stunning Lake Taupo and mountain views.

Base Taupo has the best lakeside location! You are just seconds from the lakefront and have transport, cafés & shops on your doorstep. Base Taupo, is designed with the traveller in mind, boasting an ideal location right in the centre of town, superior facilities, comfy beds and great value for money. Offering a full range of clean comfortable rooms - choose one to suit your budget. Take your pick from a private ensuite with TV, multi-share dorm or Sanctuary wing for girls only! Taupo also has a full range of activities on offer – so don’t miss out! We have a one-stop travel shop to plan your perfect adventure before you travel. Stop in to our onsite party bar 'Element' to check our food and drinks specials, nightly entertainment and DJs.

Facilities & features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Laundry
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Licensed Bar
  • Luggage Storage
  • Disabled Access
Proximity to airport:
Proximity to town:
Central Location in Taupo
Number of rooms:
Maximum capacity:
128 pax

Opening times

Business hours
24 hours, 7 days.
Months of operation
All Year


$26 - $100 (Adult)

Group rates available on request.

+64 7 377 4464
0800 2273 69
+64 7 377 4465
Physical address:
Base Taupo
Base Taupo, Taupo, 7 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupō, New Zealand
Taupō Town
New Zealand