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Global Village Backpackers

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Portland, OR
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found ourselves passing through Greymouth and what luck we happened upon Global Village. This is the best hostel we stayed at during our NZ trip, possibly our entire travels! Our private room had two comfortable beds, fun decor, plenty of lighting and outlets. The kitchen was so well equipped we were able to cook dinner and breakfast easily. Really...

Thank bcary
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed April 17, 2017

This was far and away the best hostel I've ever stayed in! It was incredibly clean and comfortable. The two people working there were very friendly and helpful. And the room setup was as good as can be for a 6-bed bunk room. I stayed in the female only room, which was a lovely change from hearing guys snore in...

Thank Carrie W
Greymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Global Village has a really nice feel to it. Great travel memorabilia is part of the decor. Very clean and plenty of room and utensils etc for cooking. Very nice clean room and the bathrooms were also very clean. Nice dining area and lounge area.

Thank Bronwyn C
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

This hostel has such a lovely feel to it. It's warm, well organised, has plenty of communal space & is clean. The kitchen is large enough for everyone & the internet is a decent speed. We would def stay here again

Thank Mei Lin F
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Global village has done an outstanding job to create an awesome ambience with African theme!! The beds are super comfy. The place is clean. Lots of great areas to relax! Not to mention the hottub! Love the people and place

Thank Daniellabella23
Te Anau, New Zealand
Reviewed March 15, 2017

This hostel is beautiful, and the facilities are great, The bathrooms and kitchen are clean, the staff tidies the kitchen up a lot and the wifi works very well. It's a great place to just relax for a while.

Thank Fieka
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Great place to stay, stayed one night in a dorm room Hostel is quirky and characterful Bunk room was spacious ,and well appointed, lockers shelving and power points , stay Includes free wifi, bicycle & kayak Close to supermarket and Montieths brewery Would be more than happy to stay again

Thank dh110
Reviewed March 4, 2017

We had a nice stay while travelling up the west coast and visiting the pancake rocks. The owners were helpful and the kitchen was well equipped & large. The rooms were spacious and quaint with an African touch. We would come back again as we loved this hostel with the big garden!

Thank Catalina M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for one night while travelling from Franz Josef up to Abel Tasman. This hostel is really quirky, clean & well organised. The kitchens & bathrooms were clean. The staff were really lovely & helpful giving us lots of local info on arrival. The hostel is in a good spot, with everything you need in walking distance. Definitely...

1Thank Anna K
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple nights and instantly loved the style of the hostel, really cool African/aboriginal design and really great friendly girl on check in. The kitchen area is the best I've experienced travelling, so clean and loads of utensils. The room itself was a good size for a 6bed dorm and nice to have bunk beds that aren't...

1Thank Max L
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Global Village Backpackers

Address: 42-54 Cowper Street, Greymouth 7805, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Greymouth
Price Range: $44 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Global Village Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 51
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Not sure as we only stayed one night.”
, Apr 10, 2017 | Read review
“I stayed at 4 bedroom number 12”
, Jun 9, 2016 | Read review
“i stayed in a double private and found it very nice, no complaints.”
494darrahh, May 15, 2016 | Read review
“The private room with its own balcony is lovely”
KateMRBL, Sep 4, 2015 | Read review
“Rooms closer to the main general area have stronger wifi connection!”
19jow, Jul 26, 2015 | Read review
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