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Neptunes International Backpackers

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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible16%
  • 24 Jan 2015
    “Sagging structure with a touch of racism”
  • 11 Dec 2014
    “Bit strange here, needs a serious makeover!”
43 Gresson Street, Greymouth 7805 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
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Description
Overview.Superior Backpackers! We offer dorm rooms, double rooms, single rooms and family rooms. We have tent sites and power/unpowered campervan sites. We have 2 lounges with warm fires, All rooms have self ...More controlled heaters. We are situated a short walk to the train/bus station and town centre. Freebies.We offer unlimited internet or/and wifi, you get user ID and password with your keys.Freshly made scones on site daily.All you can eat breakfast (winter)Free off street parking. We have a huge book exchange for you to get lost within the books!!Our pool table is a great way to socialise with a pool competition every night(summer and busy times), Bar tab for the winner and certificate. We do not charge for pool 24/7. Darts board. Spa pool. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$14 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Greymouth
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Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

As the other recent reviews noted, this backpackers is not very nice. I like old buildings, and it could be simple and charming, but it's not. The ceiling sagged in parts, the showers are cramped and unclean. Everything felt unclean. To top that off, a...More

1  Thank Dietrich F
Reviewed 12 December 2014

The whole building is ugly and unpleasant to be in, made me feel really uncomfortable. Such a weird vibe, felt odd - it's a bit like The Shining. Felt depressed. The staff were friendly though and did their best. Sadly I got bed bugs there...More

2  Thank Chaloola
Reviewed 10 May 2014

They are so nice people. There was no vacancy the whole backpackers of Greymouth because it was the easter season. 'Neptunes' had no vacancy as well, but they offered me dining room with comfy sofa and heater for free. even gave me a free free...More

Thank 요한 김
Reviewed 23 April 2014

That is the nice way of putting it. We arrived here at a time when the owner had left and it was in the hands of the man we met. He was very helpful, but did not seem like he wanted to be in charge...More

1  Thank SandA1707
Reviewed 25 March 2014

We stayed here during our visit for the hokitika wild foods fest because most places in hokitika were booked or too expensive. We chose to pay a little extra to have a private room, but weren't expecting much based on previous reviews. The place was...More

1  Thank Miriam W
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