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ACBB Hostel Niagara

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5741 McGrail Ave., Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3R4, Canada (Formerly Lyons House Hostel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The owner are such a nice people, they will take care of you as the they care of their hostel. The room and bathrooms add lot of small of details. You can see that they love their place and they take care of it a lot. It's located on a quite area but you are on the walking distant from... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

This place is on a quiet little street but still an easy walk to the falls, casino and many other activities. Patrick the owner is super friendly and helpful at helping you decide what to do with your day. Besides going to the falls, I enjoyed a nice walk along the river trails and gorge at Niagara on the Lake.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This hostel is located off of the main street and is completely accessible for those without a car! I stayed at this hostel over 2 years ago but I've been meaning to review it for quite some time. 1) Went with my partner for a romantic-y getaway. We originally booked a private room with one bed but were questioned about... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I visited this hostel with my brother many years ago (2008), and I still remember how pleasant my short stay way at this hostel. The owners, his name was Patrick, informed us of the Scenic route to the city of Toronto. He described the route by drawing it on a napkin that I still have it. So worth it!!! Thanks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I must first start off with an apology. Patrick, you were right, we should have stayed more than one night. As my brother pointed out to you (and me) several times, it was all my fault. On approach, the building doesn't look the most attractive, but that is where the negatives stop. We were quickly checked in by Shelly who... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

First and foremost, the things that matter most in a hostel can be found at ACBB; extremely helpful and informative staff, a sense of community among all the backpackers, very close to all major attractions, and a safe and welcoming environment. Patrick and Shelly are great; Shelly even gave me a grocery bag full of muffins and fruit for the... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

When I visited, Nathan, the owner, was the coolest guy ever. He had tons of non-falls things to do while in town. He actually gave me a bike ride to Niagara On the Lake to the Angel Inn (oldest pub in Canada) with tons of stuff on the way to do and see! It was the best part of my... More 

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Ronneby, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This hostel has a very good and safe location in Niagara Falls. It's only a few minutes walk to get to the Clifton Hill where you find all restaurants and attractions. This place is under renovation, which is why they lack of electricity and WIFI. They have set up a few plugs outside the bathroom that are available a couple... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Great place to stay in Niagra Falls. Affordable, clean, and friendly owners. Walking distance to everything. We took all of Patrick's advice and enjoyed ourselves off the beaten path in Niagra. If you are looking for a simple place to sleep and a personal interaction with locals, this is the place to stay.

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Bucerias, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is my second time I have bee in to Niagara Falls area. Both of my trips have been great but different, the first time my wife and me arrived to a luxury hotel next to the horseshoe falls. Amazing experience but not the real Niagara. The second time I decided to go by myself, for one full week before... More 

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