Noah's Ark Backpackers
Address16 Chapel Street Greymouth GreymouthSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
Originally a monastery, colourful Noah’s has eccentric animal-themed rooms, a sunset-worthy balcony and quiet back garden with a spa pool. Mountain bikes and fishing rods are provided free of charge.
Our independent authors have visited Noah's Ark Backpackers and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Greymouth.
Description provided by property
Noah's Ark provides warm and welcoming quality budget accommodation in a beautiful heritage building, just 100m from Greymouth town centre!
While enjoying your stay at Noah's Ark you can relax in our luxurious spa pool, take in the west coast sunset from our balcony, or have a barbeque and then laze in the hammocks in our large garden. To explore the area we have some bikes that are free to use for you and you can give the new coastel cycleway a go! Or we can direct you to the local bushwalks and nearby beaches or advise you about the various adventure activities on offer.
Receive complementary 100mb high speed Internet access for every night you stay - so it's easy to stay in touch with family and friends or plan your trip ahead. (use Wifi or on our hostel PCs).
From May to September there are also more WINTER DEALS! Enjoy our free self-served breakfast of toast, spreads, tea and coffee, and if you are enjoying the cosy atmosphere we're making it easier to stay longer by giving you your fourth night free! (Conditions apply).
Noah's Ark was originally a monastery. It now offers 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.
There are two log fires that 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 200 movies for you to choose from.
At Noah's we have 2 computer terminals offering 24hr broadband access and CD/DVD burning. There is also wireless access available in all rooms.
We pride ourselves on providing clean bathrooms and a clean fully equipped kitchen. Tea, coffee, sugar and spices are provided free for your convenience.
Noah's Ark is located conveniently in a side street so it's quiet to relax but also only s short walk to the supermarket, train station and bus stops (5-7min). However if you are arriving with heavy bags let us know - we have a free pick-up service.
If you are wanting a homely, friendly atmosphere, great value and a warm welcome come to Noah's Ark.
Services & facilities
- Bicycle Hire
- Book Exchange
- Common Room
- Bicycle Parking
- Free Parking
- Ceiling Fan
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Internet Access
- Hot Tub
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Washing machine
- Luggage Storage
- Outdoor Terrace
- Tours/Travel Desk
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