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    Ottawa Backpackers Inn

    203 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5T7, Canada
    +1 855-677-4764
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    Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

    Really good hostel, really friendly staff, good parking, had a BBQ that you could use for cooking dinner, really good kitchen, front rooms have good balconies, really good communal area with a tv, good location with a big supermarket really close by, really nice atmosphere...More

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    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Backpackers inn is a good place to stay and enjoy in Ottawa... It has a good location for sightseeing and excellent and fun staff... Overall a good place to stay even if for just a day ... Highly recommended!

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    Response from Martin J, Owner at Ottawa Backpackers InnResponded 14 July 2017

    I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your recommendation! Martin

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Cozy common room, nice kitchen, friendly staffs, clean bathrooms. The mattresses were not comfy. The 10-bed dorm room reeks of smell of weed. There was a drunk couple banging each other in one of the beds at 4 am.

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    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Exceptional efforts by staff to give service and deal with problems. A few rules (mostly contributing to security) were enforced graciously. Welcome help and attitude during the Canada Day festivities. Parking at a reasonable price also appreciated.

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    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    The reviews are pretty accurate. It reminds me of a hostel in San Diego where some of the guests work for free accommodation. Definitely not professional cleaners and the place needs some work. Not sure when the buildings were last inspected but some of the...More

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    carolyng982
    26 August 2017|
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    Response from Ottawa-Backpackers | Property representative |
    We have parking available at the hostel for $9 plus tax. It's best to call and reserve a spot in advance!
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    "Africa. Great room on the top floor with an attached toilet and wash basin."
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    "Private for 3 people"
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    "Chose quieter house if not looking to mingle!"
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    "Go to another hostel."
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