|"Great value for money"||(in 14 reviews)|
|""Great hosts, staff were lovely.""||(in 78 reviews)|
|""Great location, typical backpacker travellers vibe.""||(in 76 reviews)|
|""Room great, but kitchen was dirty.""||(in 48 reviews)|
|"No parking was unfortunate."||(in 17 reviews)|
|""Room great, but kitchen was dirty.""||(in 19 reviews)|
|double bed||in 277 reviews|
|great location||in 222 reviews|
|friendly staff||in 170 reviews|
|noisy at night||in 107 reviews|
|loud music||in 79 reviews|
|view of the lake||in 67 reviews|
|kitchen weren't so clean||in 56 reviews|
|top floor||in 52 reviews|
|flights of stairs||in 44 reviews|
|value for money||in 44 reviews|
|lack of parking||in 36 reviews|
|middle of town||in 32 reviews|
|single beds||in 30 reviews|
|ear plugs||in 25 reviews|
|across the road||in 22 reviews|
|close to restaurants||in 18 reviews|
|alcohol allowed||in 17 reviews|
Location was easy and close to most things in town. The single stall toilets and showers were okay.
The rooms were really crowded. It's also really close to a couple of bars/clubs, so there was extremely loud music playing until around 2am.
With a stay at Based by the Lake, you'll be centrally located in Taupo, a 1-minute drive from Lake Taupo and 5 minutes from Taupo Hot Springs. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, luggage storage, and laundry facilities.
based on 223 reviews
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Based by the Lake is located at 7 Tuwharetoa Street in Taupo CBD, 0.3 km from the centre of Taupo. Taupo Museum is the closest landmark to Based by the Lake.
Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Based by the Lake.
Yes, Based by the Lake offers free Wi-Fi.
No, Based by the Lake does not offer free parking.
No, Based by the Lake does not offer free airport shuttle service.
Based by the Lake is 5.6 km from Taupo. Based by the Lake is 67.9 km from Rotorua.
No, Based by the Lake does not have a pool on-site.