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Having to pay for internet is rubbish but seems standard in nz. Bbq is good value. Very near to beach. Rooms arent secure as others leave doors open so anyone could walk in off the street. However nothing went missing! Used by kiwi experience so pretty rowdy. Good for partying, not for quiet few days. Kitchen is smelly and small and disgusting.
Had a fantastic time! Staff includig bar staff were all welcoming and you can have a right laugh with them. Great mix of people with the Kiwi buses coming everyday can meet lots of amazing people and the bar onsite is a great way to get to know everyone. Less than 2 mins to the beach and 5 mins into town where there is so much to do. Would 100% recommend this place...hope the rest of the Base Hostels are as good as this one! Bay of Islands has it all!