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1035 Legacy Way | Whistler Village, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B5, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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51 reviews 51 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is better than any other I have stayed in in North America. Great staff, beautiful grounds, awesome communal spaces and nice rooms. Private room is very much like a 4 start hotel and shared rooms are spacious and have good facilities. As I said it is out of town which just means you have to catch the bus... More 

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Western Australia
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26 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Clean and friendly. Comfortable beds. Bathrooms were good but not enough for total of 8 people sharing a single toilet or shower in peak times. Too far from village to walk but a regular bus service helped at $2.50 a ticket. Taxi to village $20 at least. Cafe was good but limited choices. Staff friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

Staff was really fun! They offer us to play a board game with the others to help us meet new people. The Bed was confortable, the room was cleen and the place is great.not that far to the village and the parking is free! The resto is in the hostel and the meal taste good! Next time we gonna stop... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Me and my friend stayed here in Feb for 4 nights in the 4 person female dorm. It was still very modern, clean, warm and comfortable. The beds were a little squeaky but you can get earplugs from the reception if bed noises and people walking in and out are a problem for you. best value for money considering whistler... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
43 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I stayed here for Four nights while in Whistler. Its a really nice, clean hostel and the staff were really helpful. Its located outside Whistler Village so you would need to get a bus in if your not driving. The hostel has a nice cafe downstairs which is good because there isnt any other cafes in the area unless you... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The hostel is nice and modern, the beds are comfortable, good facilities and friendly staff, however, Cleanliness is not a strong point. After the toilets were "cleaned" they were still disgusting. There was hair and pistachio shells in my bed when I checked in. Also dirty socks and rubbish under the bed. The shower curtain was all mouldy and ripped.... More 

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Ryan M, General Manager at HI-Whistler, responded to this review

Hello ClaireTravelsPlaces, Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel. Sorry we didn't meet your expectations in the cleanliness department. I assure you what you described is not up to standards for us either. If you have a moment, do you think you could contact me to give more details about your stay - so I can investigate?... More 

Calgary, Canada
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30 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I stayed at the HI Whistler with my sister a number of years ago. At that time the location was at Alta Lake. I am somewhat sad to hear that they have moved. Even though the old location wasn't easy to find, it was truly beautiful. My only complaint was that a lot of people seem to go to Whistler... More 

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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Stayed here as a family for three nights. Teens had 4 bed dorm room and parents had double bed room with flat screen tv. Both rooms had private bathrooms. Very basic rooms. Heating worked well. Clean and comfortable. Large kitchen and fully equipped. Quiet stay. Bus stop out the front to take you to the Village. Car park available. Drying... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I stayed in a private 4 bed room at HI-Whistler over New Year's Eve and was pleased with my stay overall. The hostel was clean, the staff was friendly and the location is quite close/convenient to the slopes. The kitchen was easy to use, quite large and there were no noise issues to speak of. This is one of the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Stayed here for a few days in Dec 2014 and it was quite busy as you can imagine with snow season and the holidays. I was in a 4 bed dorm with mixed bathroom. The shower room was a bit average and the room we slept in was quite crowded, there wasn't much room on the floor for people to... More 

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