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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible26%
3 weeks ago
“Experience is made by the people you meet there”
13 Jul 2017
“Lovely hostel . .”
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

One of the worst places i've ever went to for staying over night. The sleeping rooms were extremely dirty: there was puke next to a bed, human hairs and rests from a pack of chips lay on the beds. The blankets and the pillows smelled...More

2  Thank Albert7898
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The beds are pretty bad at this place- a week there and I felt like a grandparent. But the shared kitchen was well-equipped, and breakfast is included, which is nice. Ubaldo took good care of the common areas and was really nice so that made...More

Thank Find Yourself F
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Toronto is an expensive city to visit, so my husband and I thought we'd save some money and get a private room in a hostel. We've done this plenty of times all across the world, but I wouldn't stay here again. We actually didn't shower...More

Thank samjanetrip
Reviewed 4 October 2016

For a hostel charging these prices, this place is not good value. The internet speed does not even reach 3 mb/sec . The location is pretty good overall with quite inexpensive yet delicious food in the nearby restaurants. However as a hostel, this establishment has...More

1  Thank Judelupu
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend have planned a trip to Toronto, and needed a base near the centre to see friends and family. I arrived a few days earlier and checked in to the college backpackers myself. We have stayed in hostels all over and usually...More

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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$34 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$34 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Chinatown
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the
largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas
Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a
wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs
and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun.
Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with
people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and
products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces
...More
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"there is no elevator so if mobility problems there are rooms located on ground level"
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"balcony with view face the front of the hostel"
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"do not do it!!"
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"The double rooms are not worth getting, better to pay less and get the bunk bed."
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