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    HI St. John's City Hostel

    8 Gower St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1N1, Canada
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 January 2017

    The hostel is cheap and located close to St John's Centre. We walked everywhere from there. On the downside, its pretty small and not the cleanest. We had booked a particular ensuite room and had to insist on the reservation being honoured - seems they'd...More

    1  Thank hlglobetrotter
    Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

    Great little hostel in downtown St. John's. The staff are great, very friendly and welcoming, and it's within walking distance from almost everything you need. Very clean, and homey. And awesome as you're staying in an old Jelly Bean Row house.

    Thank Nicole T
    Reviewed 14 September 2016

    I love staying in hostels for the economy and community, however City Hostel in beautiful St. John's is not a place I'd recommend. I too suffered from an allergic reaction to mould easily seen in the bedroom and common bathroom. A house cat, allowed to...More

    Thank Robert T
    Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

    My partner and I stayed in a room there for one night, during which we both had such terrible allergies that we couldn't sleep. Apart from being an old, not well-maintained building (open the door of this room and you see the rotting boards on...More

    1  Thank janetcC1901VD
    Reviewed 4 September 2016

    One of St John's famous jellybean houses, so called for their bright colours. Clean rooms, comfy beds, hot showers and guest kitchen. Great, friendly, helpful staff. Central location but far enough from the nightlife to get some sleep. Great location for all tourist attractions and...More

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    • US$69 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 9
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    Skye S
    14 January 2017|
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    Response from Nicole T | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, same happened my first night. They have a mailbox for late check ins for your key, and email you the door code when you book if you'll be arriving late.
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    "If you can, book the ensuite room. there didn't seem to be many shared bathrooms."
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    "don't choose private room #3, actually stay at Memorial Univ. instead."
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    "Book early."
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    "Room #6 - Private double bed - tell them to put a room # on the door so you don't have the bathroom door..."
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