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The Northern Greenhouse

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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free bbq”(34 reviews)
“free breakfast”(53 reviews)
“free trips”(17 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

My wife and I stayed here for a night in a private room before going on a liveabord on the Great Barrier Reef. The check in process was easy and the reception staff was nice and informative. The room was nice and clean, and offered...More

Thank cewhatley
Reviewed 25 November 2017

I went May 2017 as a solo traveler and stayed in an 8-bed room. Place is clean, cheap, and pretty quiet - they have quiet hours at night (I think from 10 pm to 7 am?) that most people seem to respect. The reception staff...More

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Stayed for 3 nights in a room on ground floor near the swimming pool, had no trouble sleeping as most of the young travellers congregated upstairs by the kitchen. Great location in centre of town and the reception staff were very helpful at teeing up...More

Thank mountie8
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This was my second stay at Northern Greenhouse and I like the hostel with it's small pool and good social area. It also runs trips and a BBQ which is an amazing bonus. There were downsides though, the WIFI is bad, I would have thought...More

Thank DarkStar19
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Northern Greenhouse for a week and a half with my partner. The best thing about the hostel was definitely the location. The 6 bed dorm rooms were quite comfortable and fairly clean. The fridge in the room was pretty disgusting though. Unfortunately...More

Thank Rosanna P
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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taw09
24 May 2015|
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Response from Jonathan L | Property representative |
Hi taw09, We are looking forward to welcoming you. It is very easy to get a cab to the airport. Simply head down to our reception and they can organise one for you. Did you know The Northern Greenhouse offers all guests a... More
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"All rooms are the same. Buy your own padlock, towel and washing powder and you're sorted"
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"Try to get a dorm room with a lower bunk available-I had terrible luck with top bunks here."
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"we wanted an apartment and there are only a few to chose from"
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"Rooms on the ground floor might be cooler during the day."
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