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Montreal, Canada
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

My friend Lise and I stayed one night at this sweet Hostile. Candy makes the best complimentary Banana Walnut muffins. There are unique photographs on the wall. Kandinsky the Russian painter is also on the walls in poster format. We are grateful for our stay and would definitely recommend it. Lise and Renee

Thank Wedding111
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Very friendly, very helpful, very clean and great location. The owners are extremely helpful and this hostel is a winner I highly recommend this place to anyone. Fully equipped kitchen and close to everything you could need.

Thank shawnone33
Bellingham, Washington
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

We got into Port Hardy after a 6 day kayak trip. Our return trip was in pouring rain. We were wet and tired and wanted a hot shower and a warm bed. C&N had room for us and when we got there I was beyond pleasantly surprised. We got a very, very nice private room. The showers were nice and... More 

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Jannali, Australia
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234 reviews
70 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

The midnight check in after arriving by BC Ferries from Prince Rupert was welcoming and efficient. We wished we could have stayed longer but we had tickets for the morning bus to Courtenay. The Greyhound Bus Station was very close to the Backpackers so very convenient in that regard.

Thank GreyNomad2014
Vancouver Island, Canada
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110 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

In a converted theatre, this hostel offers clean, quiet accommodations in a town which is always fully booked on 'ferry ' days. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Given the wicked ferry schedule (departure and arrival) , they seemed to be on duty 24hrs, and always cheerful. 'Single' means a bed in a dorm, if in a group try... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2014

This is THE place to stay in Port Hardy if you are on a budget. You can rent a bunk in a big room with a group, a single room with shared bathroom or a private room with shower. They have a wonderful cafe next door that opens really early and serves great breakfast coffee, muffins and cinnamon buns. It... More 

Thank Arthur C
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105 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We arrived late at night, but we were pleasantly surprised. We had reservations, but the hostel staff managed to get us a different room with a better deal. He was very friendly, and told us about the area, and gave us good directions for catching the ferry the next morning. We would stay here again.

Thank talaha
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2014

My daughter and I, from Edinburgh Scotland, UK, stayed in a private family room for one night in June. The staff stayed up late (mid-night) to meet and greet us from the late ferry arriving in Port Hardy from Prince Rupert. The room, bedding, showers, kitchen and public space were all excellent. We had good internet and encountered many extras... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2014

We stayed here as part of a three month trip before heading to Prince Rupert via the Inside Passage. Overall, it was a mixed experience. We are not picky travellers but did feel C&N Backpackers missed the mark in quite a few areas. The hostel is in a great location, close to shops/trails and v. quiet. Patrick, the inn keeper,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Ok this is the oddest Hostel experience we have ever had. They say they only take reservations by phone. We arrive to see a note on the glass door saying to call for reservations. The woman who runs it has a room next to the door so she sees everyone who comes to the door. She invited us in and... More 

1 Thank Melissa J

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Address: 8740 Main St, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Port Hardy
Number of rooms: 35
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“Our room had 6 bunk beds but we were only the 2 of us because it was a quiet Wednesday night. Super quiet !”
 of 5 bubbles Wedding111, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Its like the beds were bought from a second hand store so it doesnt matter what room you are in”
 of 5 bubbles 381melissaj, 6 Oct 2013 | Read review
“All are great!”
  • Private room with 2 beds
  • Private, family room
  • Dorm room
 of 5 bubbles joescuba2000, 12 Jul 2012 | Read review
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