Base Bay of Islands offers funky 4 Star Qualmark rating backpacker hostel and hotel accommodation, 50 metres from the beach in Paihia in the stunning Bay of Islands.
In the heart of the Bay of Islands, Base Bay of Island Backpackers Hostel and Hotel offers accommodation suitable for all guest budgets with a range of private and shared rooms. Centrally located in Paihia, Base Bay of Islands is the funkiest hostel offering an onsite bar, the only hostel in Paihia to do so!
From the sundeck to the courtyard full of giant palm trees, the friendly atmosphere buzzes with laid back beach styles and tropical vibes! Friendly, funky, clean and cosy accommodation just 50 metres from the beach and only two minutes walk to Paihia's wharf, ferrys, shopping and cafes. A variety of activities are available in the Bay of Islands, from swimming with wild dolphins, sailing, diving the Rainbow Warrior, fishing, horse riding, trips to the top of New Zealand (Cape Reinga) and much more.
Every room has its own balcony overlooking the spa, pool and courtyard full of giant palm trees. All rooms are serviced daily. The 8 Bed Ensuite Dorm Room provides clean and comfortable, non smoking accommodation, with in room heating, private ensuite bathroom with shower and toilet. Full linen is provided for your comfort! The 8 Bed Female Share Dorm is perfect for females further offering complimentary tea and coffee as well as environmentally friendly shampoo and conditioner. The beds have feather pillows and duvets and are made up daily with fresh linen. In addition the room features full length mirrors and hairdryer. For those wanting privacy there is the Double Hotel Room with shared bathroom facilities or the Double/Twin Ensuite Room offering private bathroom facilities.
The communal kitchen is cleaned three times a day to provide guests with a clean environment to cook and enjoy their meals, including a dishwasher, oven, gas hobs, fridge/freezer, microwave and crockery/cooking utensils. The bar has nightly BBQs with FREE beer, activities, fun and games, including weekly Quiz nights, dress ups and drink specials. It is a place to meet and get to know other travellers and locals. The reception, tour desk and travel crew are a mixture of locals and traveller that came to stay and never left as they love the Bay of Islands. They can help you make the most of your stay by telling you the best places to go. The sunny bar deck is a fun and cool place to chill out after a day out on the water, and enjoy a cool pint of beer. If you rather chill out with a movie, check out the selection of DVDs, pop some pop corn and ENJOY!
Other guest facilities and services include luggage storage, FREE car parking, FREE bike hire exclusively for hostel guests, laundry facilities (fees apply), Under bed lockers in multi-share rooms, swimming pool and Spa/Jacuzzi surrounded by sun deck chill out area, wheelchair accessibility, TV lounge with DVD player and Global Gossip High speed wireless Internet access.
Please note that this property is not suitable for children.
For quality budget accommodation in the heart of the Bay of Islands, then the award winning Base Bay of Island Backpackers are the place to stay.
Outdoor swimming pool
Base offers the famous nightly Big Kiwi BBQ for $12 with FREE beer
Nightly bar activities
BBQ facilities and entertaining area
Bar / Lounge
Outdoor terraced area
Communal kitchen cleaned 3 times a day
Sunny bar deck
FREE car parking
Direct Internet access (fees apply)
TV lounge with DVD player
FREE bike hire exclusively for hostel guests
Communal laundry (fees apply)
24 hour security
On site night manager
Not suitable for children
- Bar / Lounge
- Direct Internet Access
- Free Car Parking
- Guest Laundry
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
- Tour Desk