Noah's Ark Backpackers

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Noah's Ark Backpackers was originally a monastery with sea and city views. Character rich, decorated with animal themed rooms. - there are Tigers, Penguins, Leopards and more.


$19 - $180


8.00 am to 8.30pm

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We offer spacious private and shared rooms that are warm and comfortable. All linen provided.

If you are looking for a homely, friendly atmosphere, great value and a warm welcome, come to Noah's Ark!

Enjoy sea and city views. We provide quality budget accommodation in a beautiful heritage building, just 100m from Greymouth town centre.

Noah's Ark is a short walk to the supermarket, train station bus stop, local restaurants, Kings Bush Walk, Monteith’s Brewery and the beginning of the Wilderness Trail.

Ideal accommodation for backpackers, families, independent travellers, cyclists, trampers, motorbike riders, sports teams, schools or other educational and social groups.


We offer:

  • Secure, covered storage for bicycles and motorbikes. Plus tools for repairs.
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Full laundry facilities
  • TV Room
  • Two comfortable lounges
  • Discount cards for Monteith’s Brewery
  • Balconies with sea and city views
  • An extensive garden area.
  • Picnic tables
  • BBQ
  • Hammocks
  • Free bikes for short trips
  • Musical Instruments. Piano and guitars to play


16 Chapel Street, Greymouth 7805, West Coast, New Zealand

Closest Greymouth hostel to the train station (5 min walk). FROM THE TRAIN STATION & BUS STOP & I-SITE = walk a block into town, take the 1st left on to Tainui Street, cross the railway tracks and roundabout (landmark McDonalds) and turn left in to Chapel Street. We are 50 metres up from the corner on the right hand side. DRIVING FROM THE SOUTH - turn right into Chapel Street just before McDonalds and the roundabout. DRIVING FROM THE WEST OR NORTH - follow signs for Franz Josef to get to the main roundabout, then take the 1st left just after McDonalds.

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