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Noah's Ark Backpackers

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“themed rooms”(18 reviews)
“animal theme”(13 reviews)
“zebra room”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s the people that make this place special. The couple that run/own this place are a delight. They are fun, interesting and helpful. Be careful, you could spend your time chatting for ages (but that’s not a bad thing). This is contagious and before you...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owner are really friendly. Everything (the toilet, shower, rooms,kitchen) is totally clean and tidy. Also nice garden and great location in Grey mouth. Me and my friends would come back anytime. You felt really welcome!

Thank fionisos
Reviewed 15 January 2018

When I first entered "Noah´s Ark", I was greeted by a big friendly dog and The Beatles playing in the kitchen radio. The house itself is lavish. Built in the early 20th century (1915), it still features the high ceilings, art noveau style stained glass...More

Thank Ave T
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I stayed here around 3 weeks ago with my mom and younger brother in the cow room. The backpackers is well organised with good kitchen utensils and other facilities. It is very clean and the room is extremely sound proof, really recommend to stay here...More

Thank marilynaudenia
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Me and bike got blown down from Westport on the edge of a weather bomb, and ended up homeless in Greymouth at 9pm. Owner very kindly came down to let me in, and let me pay in the morning. Very thankful for their kind hospitality...More

Thank mkant
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
USD 45 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 45 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Cow room is the best, located near toilets and showers, really quite as well"
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"Look on the website"
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"Al seem comfrtable - great beds"
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"Ask to be away from reception"
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