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Reviewed 4 days ago

The staff is nice and organize each night something to meet new people. The common room is really cool but the best thing is the bar downstairs. Rooms are clean, maybe just the bathroom are a little bit old. Good breakfast!

Thank FrancescaS25
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at HI TorontoResponded 3 days ago

Hello! Thank you for your great review! Sounds like you enjoyed your time here! Hope we see you again in the future! - Scout

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I stayed here for a total of 6 nights and enjoyed it very much. You can buy and cook your own food in the shared kitchen if you are on a budget. The bar downstairs offers cheap food and drinks and the bartender, Catie, was...More

Thank Benjamin C
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at HI TorontoResponded 4 days ago

Hello! Thanks so much for the awesome review! I will definitely pass on your compliment to our amazing bartender!!! Safe travels! - Scout

Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel is right near the financial district/downtown, within walking distance of Union Station, and there is a TTC subway station and a streetcar line on King Street just around the corner. So it's pretty easy to get to anywhere in the GTA from here....More

1  Thank wanderful604
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at HI TorontoResponded 1 week ago

Hello! Thank you so much for your lovely review! Glad to hear you enjoyed our central downtown location and sounds like you had a great time in Toronto! Hope we see you again in the future! - Scout

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a pretty good hostel that I would probably recommend to others, the location is good close to downtown, subway, street cars, train station etc. You can walk to many sights in the city from the hostel and I probably could have managed without...More

Thank lizzief25
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at HI TorontoResponded 1 week ago

Hello Lizzie! Thank you for your detailed review and feedback! It was great to read! We love guest feedback because it helps us improve! It sounds like you had a good time in Toronto! Hope we see you again sometime - Scout

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is excellent, you can walk pretty much everywhere. Lots of cafes, restaurants and supermarkets nearby. I had a private room and it was not too fancy but it was comfortable and bigger than expected. It was a bit pricey but still cheaper than...More

Thank traveller2385b
Response from Hostelling T, Manager at HI TorontoResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello! Thanks for the awesome review! Good to hear you had a good time! We'd love to see you again! Come and visit us any time! Safe travels in the future - scout

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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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Leith P
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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