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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, with 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. Take your pick from a private en-suite 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. Come and visit our awesome Mexican Cantina, Tejano. A mix of Mexican & Texan cuisine, with hand shaken Margaritas & carafes of Sangria, it's a must do on your trip to Taupo.

Facilities & features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Licensed Bar
  • Luggage Storage
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


$20 - $100 (Adult)

Group rates available on request.

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