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Hostelling International - Penticton

464 Ellis St., Penticton, British Columbia V2A 4M2, Canada
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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101 reviews 101 reviews
27 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel has a great location within walking distance of downtown and the farmers market on Saturdays. The staff was friendly and offered great suggestions for meals. My friend and I had room B which has a bunk bed which was fine. The only issue was that the ladder was only a foot or so away from the wall and... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my son (7 years) did a round trip in BC, Rocky Mountains. In our come back to Van we would stop in the hostel to have a break of the long drive. We should stay 2 nights but it was there so good that we stayed 5 nights! We slept in a private room, quiet and very good.... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Stayed in a 2-bunk private room, father and daughter, from Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. Excellent value. Clean room, towels and bedding, decent facilities for showering and toilets and a good kitchen. Staff were highly motivated and very obliging. There were a few residents who obviously used the hostel as a reasonably low cost base while doing seasonal work in the area.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
34 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Having read some dodgy reviews about this place I was really apprehensive staying here for a night. My worries were unwarranted though- it was a pretty traditional hostel with ppl from all walks of life but no noticeable creeps (as described in another review). My bf and I shared a bunk bed private room upstairs (had option for big dbl... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Two friends and me stayed here for 3 nights and we found it to be a great place. The common room is spacious and the kitchen is well equipped but maybe a bit tiny. The whole hostel was always clean and staff was very friendly. The rooms are not so spacious but do look really nice and the beds are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012 via mobile

Go for room G. Clean, quaint, comfortable bed! We drive in at midnight and our keys were waiting for us. There was free parking on the street and I felt that the area was safe and quiet. In the morning we were able to stroll to downtown easily to get coffee. Great value for our money too, I think it... More

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Montreal, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

I stayed at this hostel and found it to be a nuthouse. Most of the guests were homeless men of all ages and one of them was sexually harrassing me and another tried to get me drunk and kept passing around a bottle of whiskey.They sounded like very rough characters. One old guy showed up late at night and looked... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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26 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2011

This Hostel is nicely located on quiet Ellis Street. Just around the corner you find Main Street. There was no complimentary breakfast. The Hostel has a big kitchen though. In the back exits the possibility to park your car. I stayed in a 6-bed-room. The interior of the room seems to have seen better days but it was okay. The... More

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Penticton, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2011

We stayed 2 nights at the HI in Penticton. I have to mention we booked a dorm room as a private. If you're more than 2people it's really worth it! The room was big enough and nicely decorated. We had 2 nice and quiet nights in the HI Penticton, though it was a little cold. They have a big kitchen... More

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Banff, Canada
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10 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2011

We stayed here for 1 night and there were some rough looking characters staying there. Staff told us that one guy has been living there for 4 months. He looked like he just got out of jail. We think he was following us because he kept showing up suddenly whenever we went to use the bathroom or when we went... More

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Address: 464 Ellis St., Penticton, British Columbia V2A 4M2, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Okanagan Valley > Penticton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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