A truly inspiring place for independent world travellers

Highest-rated backpackers hostel in Greymouth every year since 2002

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Global Village enjoys a pleasant riverside setting, yet is only a two minute drive from the centre of town, or a two minute drive also to our rugged west coast beach. The beautiful Point Elizabeth coastal walk is also close by.

All rooms have full central heating and are fully made-up with fresh linen and cosy duvets. Our very well equipped spacious kitchen is available for your use all day, as is the large Africa lounge. The lodge is beautifully decorated in a Global theme, where the atmosphere is conducive to good conversation and good times.

Facilities include, hot spa in a magical private outdoor setting, sauna, fitness room, fast cheap Internet access with CD burners, riverside BBQ area, loan of tennis racquets, squash racquets, golf clubs, etc. We offer free kayaking on Lake Karoro, bicycles and fishing rods.

Global Village Backpackers is owned/operated by friendly world travellers who take great pride in offering a quality hostel and care for your needs.



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Simply a great place to stay,
For more than a day