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Noah's Ark Backpackers

Hostel | 16 Chapel Street, Greymouth, New Zealand 7805

93.5% Overall Rating

56 out of 58 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (02/02/2014)

"It has lots of character, staff are friendly and relaxed. You feel welcome to treat it as your own home. Rules are there but very unobtrusive. A great friendly atmosphere."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Hot tub / jacuzzi
  • Bicycle hire
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 1.31

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 8:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Greymouth?

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Noah's Ark is a beautiful heritage building, an ex-monastery with fun animal-themed rooms. 100m from Greymouths town centre, friendly-relaxed atmosphere, cosy lounge with log fire, stereo, piano, games. Clean and comfortable rooms,all linen provided.
Complementary FREE INTERNET -
300mb high speed Internet access for every night you stay (use Wifi or hostel PCs) Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

5 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Single (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Twin (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Double (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Triple (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About Noah's Ark Backpackers

With a relaxed friendly atmosphere it’s the place to come for an enjoyable and memorable stay. You can explore the area’s many attractions and you can book all activities and onward travel at this Greymouth backpackers too. There’s caving, rafting, hiking, quad biking and more and in the evenings you can watch the sunset from the deck!
You can relax in our luxurious spa pool,
take a bike to explore the new coastal cycleway
or use one of the fishing rods to catch yourself dinner!

And now our WINTER DEALS are on as well:
Enjoy our FREE self-served breakfast of toast, spreads, tea and coffee! (May-Sep)
And as we love to have you stay we're making it easier to stay longer
by giving you AN ADDITIONAL FREE NIGHT if you book 3 or more nights! (conditions apply)

There is a log fire and a new big heatpump which keep things warm and cosy on cooler days and we have a large lounge with piano, guitar, cd collection, book swap and lots of games. There is a separate TV room with a big screen and comfy sofas and we have a collection of over 150 movies for you to choose from. tea,coffee, sugar and spices are provided free for your convenience and the fully equipped kitchen is open 24hours.

End your day relaxing in our luxurious spa, or you can enjoy a barbeque and then laze in the hammocks. If it’s a nice day and you want to explore take advantage of our mountain bikes that are free to use or let us direct you to the local bushwalks and nearby beaches or advise you about the various adventure activities on offer.

At Noah’s we have a computer terminal offering 24hr internet access. There is also wireless access available in all rooms.

If you are wanting a homely, friendly atmosphere, great value and a warm welcome come to Noah’s Ark.

Accommodation Information

Noah's Ark was originally a monastery, it offers now characterful spacious private and shared rooms that are warm and comfortable, with self-controlled heaters, clean linen, duvets and spare blankets. The rooms are beautifully decorated with fun animal themes - you can choose from tigers, penguins, leopards and more.
Reception is open 8am - 2pm and 4pm - 8.30pm
CHECK IN OUTSIDE RECEPTION HOURS: We are happy to PREARRANGE a late check in with you.
In consideration of other guests a check in after 10pm is only possible for private rooms, not for shared rooms!