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Kelowna Okanagan Lake Hostel

46 reviews
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible51%
5 Sep 2017
18 Aug 2017
“Racist host”
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 July 2013 via mobile

It feels more than a homestay rather than a hostel, because the owner is always around and sometime comes in the rooms without knocking (she installed the AC at midnight for example, though it was nice that she did). When we arrived earlier than the...More

1  Thank Chrissele
Reviewed 15 July 2013

GOOD TO GO, This place FEELS LIKE A HOME AND NOT A BUSINESS! The owner is a kind and very gentle person who travelled throughout the entire world and understands the need for calm when resting overnight in an unknown town. Although Small, it is...More

2  Thank CherryPacker
Reviewed 22 June 2013

I was in Kelowna for my first visit, was looking for somewhere cheap and right in downtown. It was an excellent location, you can find grocery and bus stop very close by!!! around 10 mins walk to all the restaurants and café, it is located...More

3  Thank JoziKadas C
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Hello my traveling friends, I am an international traveling photographer. The most recent trip was to Cuba a couple of weeks ago. You can find my reviews on this and photography related travel sites. After spending the better part of this year on the road,...More

8  Thank ThatPhotographerGuy
Response from cheekful, Manager at Kelowna Okanagan Lake HostelResponded 10 September 2013

This is what you get for try to help somebody who is unable to pay for their room, this individual offered to do some cleaning work around the hostel in exchange for payment of his bed. When I was not happy with his performance, I...More

Reviewed 26 April 2013

This is a terrible hostel. The female bathrooms have no dividers or privacy, the male bathrooms are the same and one morning there was a guy washing his dog in the basin. "Free breakfast" is one hard boiled egg and a stale bagel. The "common...More

5  Thank David W
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Price range
US$ 44 - US$ 119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$ 44 - US$ 119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Avoid this place"
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"My standard private room has a desk and TV great value."
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"Do not book at this place at all!"
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"May want to ask for a private room. Or simply go somewhere else"
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