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The Urban Retreat Hostel

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“great vibe”(4 reviews)
“long term stay”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First off the hostel is in a great location making getting anywhere easily. The hostel is extremely clean and well looked after keeping all the showers, bathrooms and kitchen routinely cleaned. During my stay a met so many friendly and interesting people which made my...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to crash for the night, this is a typical hostel that usually hosts a good crowd of fun people. The entertainment room has an unreal amount of seating. Only lacking in amenities that would suit a ski mountain hostel (places to store sweaty...More

Thank Ashton_Willcox
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I spend my winters at various ski resorts so I stay in lots of hostels & cheap hotels. I stayed at urban retreat at big white for about 2 months and the experience was honestly exceptional. It’s notablly better than any other ski resort hostel...More

Thank Emerson K
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

This was my second time staying at the urban retreat hostel. I chose it again because the first time I stayed here it was more than accommodating. The staff will help with suggestions of what to do and even took me out to show me...More

Thank MurphyKat
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The Urban Retreat web site states that dorms have lockers but this is not the case as some rooms only have shelving units which are inadequate if you are staying for a few months.The web site should be corrected and I do not think this...More

Thank Susan S
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Price range
US$ 30 - US$ 75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 30 - US$ 75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"If you are travelling as a couple definitely op for a private room as it isn't much more for some privacy..."
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"Ensure you make a early booking if you want a private room."
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"Try and avoid the 10 person dorm unless you're a heavy sleeper"
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"Upstairs is quite, private rooms are a good size, Take your own towel."
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