Global Village provides comfortable, unique backpackers’ accommodation. Beautifully decorated in a Global Art theme, where the atmosphere is conducive to good conversation and good times. Comfortable lounge with log fire and lots of quiet spaces if you need to escape. Separate TV lounge with extensive movie collection. Private Hot Spa, Sauna and Fitness room available at small cost.
Beds fully made up with bedside lights, shelf and individual power points. New World supermarket is just 400 metres away, Great west coast pub 100 metres away, and Aquatic centre 200 metres away. 20 minutes walk to Jade (green stone) hunting beach and sunset view point.
Phone +64 3 768 7272
What do the guests say?
Guests were very satisfied with the backpackers and facilities, with a large number of travellers wishing they could have stayed longer! Guests loved the free amenities, specifically the kayaks, hot tub and bikes.
Wish they could stay longer
Say the location is great
Say its nice & warm
Loved the themed decor
What are the rooms like?
Other than the facilities and ensuites with certain rooms, Global Village Backpackers provide their guests with plenty more amenities. If you have any questions, let us know.
|Parking – free parking on site.|
|Internet – free unlimited WiFi is available throughout the backpackers.|
|Kitchen – three fully equipped communal kitchen.|
|USB charging – USBs in the rooms for charging.|
|Lounge – a cosy lounge with a fireplace.|
|Laundry – coin operated washing machines and dryers. Laundry powder available at reception.|
|Storage – free luggage storage.|
|Free bikes – our guests can use our bikes for free to get around Greymouth.|
|Spa Pool – relax in our free, outdoor spa pool.|
|Fitness equipment – available free for our guests.|
|BBQ area – enjoy the summer evenings and cook outside on our BBQ.|
|Smoking – rooms are smoke-free, you can smoke outside.|
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. Free private off street parking.
Cafes, Restaurants, and good pub food within walking distance.
New World Supermarket is only 400m away.
Yes. We can book most activities as well as Inter City bus and West Coast Shuttle.
Wilderness Cycle trail, Pt Elizabeth walkway, King Domain scenic walk, Green Stone huntig, Free Kayaking and free use of Bicycles at Global Village
No. However, you are most welcome to sit back with free WiFi until your bus or train departure time.
Late check in can be arranged but we ask for 10am check out.
Tranz Alpine and West Coast Shuttel from Christchurch, Inter City bus from Nelson and Glaciers. West Coast shuttle drop you at our door. We pick up from Inter City bus and Tranz Alpine
We accept Cash, Eftpos and Creadit Cards without fee (VISA, Master Card, American Express)
Yes!! We provide reliable unlimited free WiFi.
The Global Village Backpackers is located at 42 – 54 Cowper Street, Greymouth. Some activities near this location are: