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Hostelling International Toronto

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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average17%
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“bed dorm”(20 reviews)
“hi hostel”(20 reviews)
“basement bar”(8 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bar/Lounge
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
1.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a great time here! It was perfect for my purposes. I needed a place to crash while attending a conference in Toronto, and this place was a quick ten minutes from the conference location, so it was perfect. The Cavern Bar was great! Nothing...More

Thank Nathanael d
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at Hostelling International TorontoResponded 3 days ago

Hello! Thank you so much for the awesome review! Sounds like you had a blast here in Toronto! That makes us so happy! Come and visit again in the future! - Scout

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights in a 6 bed dorm, easy find from Union Station even at night and very helpful and friendly staff. Included breakfast downstairs in the Cavern bar together with happy hour bar prices and some daily activities made this a great...More

Thank Terry2004_11
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at Hostelling International TorontoResponded 1 week ago

Hello Terry! Thanks for your awesome review. It sounds like you had a great time in Toronto! Hope you had fun during happy hour for members at the cavern! Please come and visit us again! - Scout.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bathrooms are disgusting and water gets everywhere, the shower is so small the shower curtain will stick to your back. No where to move in the rooms, the beds squeak and the air con does absolutely nothing unless you’re sitting right in front of...More

Thank Holly C
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at Hostelling International TorontoResponded 1 week ago

Hello Holly, Thank you for your honest feedback. We love guest feedback because it helps us improve! You'll be happy to know we're currently in the process of installing glass doors in our showers which will fix a lot of problems! Thanks for helping us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed here a lot of times now and I always come back. It's a great hostel with professional, very friendly and helpful staff. Beds can be a little noisy but it is not too bad, and if you think so they have earplugs...More

1  Thank Louise V
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at Hostelling International TorontoResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Louise! Thanks for the awesome review! You are a perfect guest! Reading this review makes us so happy. We hope to see you again at HI-Toronto one day in the future! - Scout

Reviewed 16 January 2018

This place is great for people on a budget but still want to be downtown. Sure you won't get a deluxe room but for the price you pay what you get is perfect. The service was good and there is room for every style possible.

Thank Jean-Christophe B
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at Hostelling International TorontoResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! Thanks for the awesome review! We're glad we impressed you! Please come again and visit us! - Scout

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$26 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Downtown
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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16 October 2017|
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Response from eyereen | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember how long the beds are, but I did request a bottom bed in advance when I booked the reservation, and they were able to accommodate. Security was very good I thought. A key must be used to get to the main... More
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5 August 2017|
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Response from MelissimaMom | Reviewed this property |
Apart from the lockers placed by the bunk bed, there is enough space under the bunk beds where you can fit your luggage....under thr bed, or some rooms have space beside the beds...Also, there is luggage storage place in the... More
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"No comments, the hostel is just great! :)"
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"Be sure to take the tours hosted by the hostel, great chance to meet people"
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"Best location, friendly staff. recommend to all"
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