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The Urban Retreat Hostel

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I've spend my whole season living in the Hostel and I have to say that it was great. Great location with ski in and ski out and only a 5 minutes walk to most bars and restaurants. The hostel itself is probably the cleanest hostel...More

Thank Josua W
Reviewed 1 March 2018

November 2017-march 2018. The hostal are changing the prices at then end of this ski season, because they know the we can't find other places to stay. We have booked for 5 month as workers at Big White. It is a hostal for young people...More

Thank jan p
Response from Urban R, General Manager at The Urban Retreat HostelResponded 27 March 2018

Hello, Please note that we have 2 month, 1 month, weekly and daily rates. If you are not in house for 1 month, 2 months ect. we are not able to offer that rate. Your group was booked by an agency in Denmark and together...More

Reviewed 8 February 2018

First off the hostel is in a great location making getting anywhere easily. The hostel is extremely clean and well looked after keeping all the showers, bathrooms and kitchen routinely cleaned. During my stay a met so many friendly and interesting people which made my...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Great place to crash for the night, this is a typical hostel that usually hosts a good crowd of fun people. The entertainment room has an unreal amount of seating. Only lacking in amenities that would suit a ski mountain hostel (places to store sweaty...More

Thank Ashton W
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I spend my winters at various ski resorts so I stay in lots of hostels & cheap hotels. I stayed at urban retreat at big white for about 2 months and the experience was honestly exceptional. It’s notablly better than any other ski resort hostel...More

Thank Emerson K
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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Price range
US$30 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$30 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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"Read contract carefully."
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"If you are travelling as a couple definitely op for a private room as it isn't much more for some privacy..."
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"Ensure you make a early booking if you want a private room."
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"Try and avoid the 10 person dorm unless you're a heavy sleeper"
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