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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good41%
  • Average24%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible4%
6 days ago
“Accommodating ”
1 week ago
“Great hostel”
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Placed in a residential street it is in a quiet location. Our reception was pleasant and check-in was quick. The double room we had was quite a small rectangular box with a sink. The bed has a small double mattress below a single bunk bed...More

Thank BT3rd
Response from Greg W, Manager at HI EdmontonResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your comments. I'm pleased you found the hostel clean and liked our location. The building was previously a convent, so we try and do the best we can with the layout and dimensions provided. The entire hostel was recently renovated, but we are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently stayed at this hostel and it was a good stay. The recently renovated building was finished to a high standard. The dorm, communal areas and bathrooms were all very well kept and clean. The kitchen was clean and had everything you could need,...More

Thank mrlukenik
Response from Greg W, Manager at HI EdmontonResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your comments. I'm pleased you really liked our renovations, staff, cleanliness, and amenities. We do have a bed light on each bunk-bed, so we'll check to see where one is missing. We're located in Old Strathcona - the most popular neighbourhood in the...More

Reviewed April 10, 2018

Clean place with friendly staff and great location right next to Whyte Ave which is great to go out, but the place does not have any charm. Everything you need is close by but the hostel has no vibe which is a little bit sad....More

Thank Sabrina H
Response from Greg W, Manager at HI EdmontonResponded April 11, 2018

Thanks for your comments. I'm pleased to hear you found the hostel clean, in a great location, and with friendly staff. However, I'm sorry that we didn't meet your full expectations. Greg, Manager

Reviewed May 10, 2017

I believe this place is run by someone who really knows what a backpacker really needs. The facility is so neat. I stayed in one of the dorms for 8 people and it was so spacious, beds are wide and sturdy. Customer service is excellent....More

Thank Linda02140
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Me and my sister stayed here for 2 nights as a stopover on our way to Jasper. I have only ever stayed in a hostel once before and this completely exceeded our expectations. The hostel is located in an old part of Edmonton called Old...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$54 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$54 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (11)
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"ask for the top bunk, esp if you're tall because the bottom bunk is way too low"
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"private rooms with a bathroom are great if you need it for medical or privacy"
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"For a better nights sleep, pay a few dollars more for a smaller room (less people = less disturbance at night)"
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"Take a private or you'll regret."
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