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Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Great hostel, everything was clean and nice. Reception were bilingual which is good. Location pretty good you can walk to quite a lot of things. Breakfast was really good too. The only down side is we booked a female room but were put in a male/female dormitory. I would still return though, the price cant be beat.

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AubergeHIMTL, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

Bonjour, My apoligizes for the confusion with the gender of the rooms. Needless to say that you should have been give exactly what you booked! Next time you come, I promise we'll be up to your highest expectations! Au Revoir, Nic, hostel manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Stayed here whilst travelling with a friend. Have to say the Hostel is really nice. The staff are incredibly friendly and happily direct you anywhere. Stayed in a 10 mixed dorm room - people were brilliant, rooms were nicely laid out! The only problem with our room was the shower, no power and the water dripped out, so ended up...

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AubergeHIMTL, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

On behalf of all the team: MERCI! :) Nic, hostel manager

Rimini, Italia
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Very nice stay: the hostel is located in city center, very close to the subway station, the shuttle stop for/from the airport and close to some pubs in the area of the hostel. Nice the activities organized by the staff like the tour in Quebec city, possibility to rent bike for all day etc. Cleanness, breakfast and facilities are more...

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Auberge H, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for the good words... If I may correct on thing though, we do not offer tours of Quebec City... Even if Quebec City is only a 3 hours bus ride from Montréal, we much prefer to focus on Montréal during our daily activities!! ;)) Bon Voyage, Nic, hostel manager

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Me and a friend were staying in HI Montreal for 4 nights. And we had a good time there. The rooms were not too big but clean and quiet. The kitchen was clean as well but didn´t have an oven. We had breakfest included. It was ok. The best were the fruits which were served. The coffe was good. Furthermore...

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Auberge H, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

All good comments, that's beautiful to hear! Thanks for coming! Au Revoir, Nic, hostel manager

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

Hostel is located just a 10 minute walk from the train station and very close to the main shopping area. Cheapest hostel I have stayed at in Canada. But still provided an excellent nights sleep and free breakfast consisting of bagels, fruit & juice. Hostel also provides daily activities and the receptiin staff were very helpful.

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Auberge H, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

Bonjour, I am happy you had a good time with us. Thanks for the great comment!! Au Revoir, Nicolas

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 23 September 2014

I stayed here with my friend for just one night. Seemed nice and clean and the check in had a ton of information you can take with you. There are shuttles once a week to ottawa and back for 10 dollars! Nice and cheap. We found somewhere cheaper in old Montreal so we moved locations but was a nice stay...

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Auberge H, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

Bonjour Kayla, Great to know you had a good time while staying with us! True that we are well located... we sometimes like to think that we're at the center of the world... but since we are humble people, we prefer to say that we are at the center of Montreal! :) Bon Voyage, Nicolas, hostel manager

Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

clean and really well staffed. There are good folks running this place. They have a really cool bar and open kitchen and a great menu...Free breakfast too!!...Pool table and other entertainment...Welcome ! :)

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Auberge H, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

Bonjour John, Thanks for the great feedback!!!!! Bon Voyage, Nicolas

Campinas, SP
Reviewed 10 September 2014

The hostel is located near downtown and subway station, amazing location right in the centre of Montreal. Great staff, great rooms. Bed was comfortable and I met friendly roommates. I'll be staying here for future trips to Montreal.

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Auberge H, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

Bonjour Caroline, Good to know you may be coming back in the future! Hoping that it will be rather sooner than later! Bon Voyage, Nicolas, hostel manager

Pullman, Washington
Reviewed 4 September 2014

I stayed at HI Montreal for two night in 10 people room. Locations was good. This hostel is located near downtown and subway station, so I could go to dinner easily and buy souvenirs. The staff were very kind and friendly. When I checked in, they told me the around the hostel and gave me a map. When I asked...

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Auberge H, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

Cheers for you comments and next time you come by, make sure to try all our daily activities as they are normally a great, cheap and fun way to experience the city! Bon Voyage, Nicolas, hostel manager

Toronto
Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

Always stay here. Great staff, fun people, amazing bar, great rooms. Bed was comfortable, clean bathroom, friendly roommates. Amazing location right in the centre of Montreal, close to the bar district and close proximity to old Montreal

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Auberge H, General Manager at HI Montreal Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks again! Nicolas, hostel manager

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Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Montreal's towering skyline is concentrated in the Downtown area, its nexus of commerce and commercialism. A suffusion of luxury hotels, flagship stores, high-end restaurants, and corporate headquarters characterize the neighborhood, which by nightfall transforms from a business district into a youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and restaurants heavily peopled by students and young professionals. The once-seat of millionaire's 'Golden Square Mile', an incongruity of stately mansions and dapper brownstones sit between glass skyscrapers, creating a visually lush urban landscape. Beneath the sidewalks lay the Underground City, the world's largest below-ground mall, a labyrinth of over 1,500 shops and eateries that echo the profusion of cafes, gallerias, cinemas, and fashion outlets above. From the scholarly array at McGill University to the carousing crowds of Rue Crescent, visit Downtown to shop by day for what you'll wear there by night.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The HI-Montreal Youth Hostel is dedicated to making you discover the best of the city! We’re not only centrally located in downtown Montreal, close to Irish pubs, supermarkets, microbreweries, restaurants, a pool hall and even an all-you-can-eat Indian buffet, but we also organize several daily activities, such as pubcrawls, urban walks, skating and much more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about HI Montreal Hostel

Address: 1030 Mackay, Montreal, Quebec H3G 2H1, Canada
Region: Canada > Quebec > Montreal > Centre-Ville (Downtown) , Ville-Marie
Price Range: $28 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — HI Montreal Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 239
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