Welcome To Global Village Backpackers

Global Village provides comfortable, unique backpackers’ accommodation and is beautifully decorated in a Global Art theme, where the atmosphere is conducive to good conversation and good times.

The owners and managers at Global Village have many years travel experience. They take great pride in offering a quality hostel and a warm and friendly environment for those discerning globetrotters who, like themselves, enjoy meeting fellow travellers.

The Facilities

Decorated with Global Art, the lounge is warm with a log burner and comfortable sofas. Guitar, piano, board games, an extensive library and great music with a separate TV lounge with large collection of world movies.

All rooms have central heating, beds are fully made-up with fresh linen and cosy duvets plus bedside reading lights, convenient shelves, and individual power outlets.

A sparkling clean kitchen is well equipped for your use.

Our single sex bathrooms are super modern and stylish complete with hair dryers.

  • Free unlimited WiFi
  • Free kayaking on Lake Karoro wetland reserve, adjacent to hostel
  • Free bicycles for exploring the local area
  • Private Finnish Sauna and well equipped Fitness room
  • Spa pool in a magical private outdoor setting
  • Loan of fishing rods and tennis racquets
  • Riverside garden area with picnic tables and BBQ
  • Free safe off-street parking
  • Free movies in dedicated TV / movie lounge

The Location

Global Village enjoys a pleasant riverside setting, yet is only a two minutes drive from the centre of town and a two minutes drive also to our rugged west coast beach, famous for spectacular sunsets and green stone hunting.

A supermarket is conveniently located 400m away, 200m to Aquatic Centre, and a two minutes walk to the iconic West Coast pub – the famous Monteith’s Brewery – 400m down the road.


Bookings are essential during Summer Season Nov- March 

Contact the team at Greymouth i-SITE

Email: info@westcoasttravel.co.nz

Phone: 0800 GREYMOUTH

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