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    Halifax Backpackers Hostel

    Gottingen St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    82 reviews
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    Overview

    • Excellent59%
    • Very good14%
    • Average7%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible9%
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    Free Wifi
    Bar/Lounge
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    HI-Halifax Heritage House Hostel
    82 reviews
    #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Halifax
     
    Cambridge Suites - Halifax
    2,366 reviews
    #5 of 28 hotels in Halifax
     
    Hampton Inn by Hilton Halifax Downtown
    811 reviews
    #7 of 28 hotels in Halifax
     
    Prince George Hotel
    2,706 reviews
    #3 of 28 hotels in Halifax
     
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    1 - 5 of 96 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago
    Google Translation

    Meiner Meinung nach ein klasse Hostel, dass genau das bietet, was der Name verspricht. In der Gemeinschaftsküche war immer jemand...More

    Thank GoNorth_12
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    Alright. How should i put this. I booked a week at the hostel. 140$ for 7 nights, not bad ! When i first called they told me that the hostel was 5 mins walk from the train station. Not really. Its located in a sketchy...More

    3  Thank jonathan-432
    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    I only stayed one night, but their service was outstanding! I arrived during the crazy storm in Feb 2017, and though their door was closed from the weather, their staff had stayed up late waiting for me to arrive - I got there around 9:15pm....More

    1  Thank Peter V
    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    I stayed here for about a month and was a lot of fun. Staff are super friendly and welcoming, always there to help. Place is clean, around a lot of nice cafes, 15 minute walk to town and around the corner from the commons. Really...More

    Thank tessahaigh
    Reviewed 20 September 2016

    The staff is very nice and there is a cafeteria downstairs. The room was quite big, and I was lucky to sleep in a 6 bed dorm, just with another girl. It takes about 8 minutes by walk to the downtown, which is not very...More

    Thank Deborah C
    HI-Halifax Heritage House Hostel
    82 reviews
    #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Halifax
     
    Cambridge Suites - Halifax
    2,366 reviews
    #5 of 28 hotels in Halifax
     
    Hampton Inn by Hilton Halifax Downtown
    811 reviews
    #7 of 28 hotels in Halifax
     
    Prince George Hotel
    2,706 reviews
    #3 of 28 hotels in Halifax
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$21 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
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    JulesWoods
    Does this hostel offer private rooms? I'm looking to visit some friends in May and would like a private room if possible. I'm paranoid about having my things stolen, or having the suitcase lock picked.
    11 March 2016|
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    Room Tips
    "I had a squeaky bed on the lower bunk, left side of room 7. Any other bed should be great."
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    "Visit the Seven Bays Bouldering Gym/Cafe - only 5 min walk away"
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    "Ask for the back room away from the street. It's quieter. A little."
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    "Bring ear plugs is loud fri and sat nights"
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