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Brunnerton Lodge and Backpackers

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We offer value-for-money accommodation, for those travellers on a budget or those who choose the affordable option. Our rooms are simple, neat and clean in a building that has real heritage value. If you want peace the surroundings are idyllic. The lodge operates out of an historic old miner's pub (formerly the Bucks Head Tavern) which has recently been converted to an accommodation-only business.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Room features
Family Rooms
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I stayed a couple of nights at the tail end of my West Coast adventure. It is within easy driving distance of a few public gold panning areas, and is still close enough to Greymouth to do a shopping run, and has better ambience than Greymouth. Tip 1: there are absolutely no
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This Backpackers is a little way out of Greymouth but the location is great. You are out in the countryside and there are plenty of nice walks or bike rides to do. It's the perfect place to switch off and chill out for a bit. The stove in the kitchen was absolutely fantastic
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If you want five-star hotel buffets, foo-foo drinks served with shaped ice cubes, and memory foam mattresses...go else where. I don't want to see you here and you certainly aren't into cooking in a shared kitchen with other like-minded folks. The showers were hot, the beds
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If you have the right expectations when booking a stay at this hotel you will have an enjoyable stay. The bad: The lodge is an old house (in need of some renovation) and with only one bathroom for several rooms. Also the rooms do have a damp smell. The good: The owner is
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We were shocked upon arrival to discover this place wasn't at all as advertised! At best it's a home stay as everything is shared, toilet/bathroom, kitchen etc The room we were to stay in had a really old an musty smell and very old bedding, the floors had not been vacuumed or
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One of our guest rooms
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Looking out from the guest garden
"There is an ensuite room which is nice too."
"Shower first if there are many guests. There is only one bathroom shared among four rooms"
$39 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandWest Coast RegionGreymouth
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