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Canadiana Backpackers

42 Widmer Street, Toronto, Ontario M5V 2E9, Canada (Downtown Toronto)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a good reputation and I can see why. The staff were all lovely and very helpful, and the rooms were all well appointed, clean and cosy. It's in a good location, close to the CN tower and a half-hour walk (or quick bus journey) to Toronto City Airport. They also host various activities (like a quiz night,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice hostel and in a great location. Free breakfast is always a plus and was relatively tasty. Free tea and coffee was also great. Staff were lovely and helpful. Only complaint about this place is it is full of long term clicky tenants (mainly Irish) who have all stayed there and know each other for months so... More

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Chandigarh, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights in private room with attached washroom Pros: Clean, easy access from road, hairdrier in washroom, lively reception, helpful desk, free tea, free internet in rooms Cons: Small room, depressing monotonous pancakes with 'artificially' flavored sugary maple syrup breakfast, no almirah in room, noisy heating Pillow covers, bed sheet & Towel are provided on returnable deposit. No TV... More

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Sydney, Australia
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36 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hostel, located on a quiet street but walking distance to lots of stuff. We booked a private room which was in a separate building so it was super quiet, we only shared bathroom/kitchen with 2 other rooms and it was super clean. Reception staff were really nice and the pancake breakfast was pretty good. Would definitely return to this... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

very nice staffs and good location, free pancake in the morning. close to china town easy to find asian food. a bit far from center but can easily walk. have lots of travel information and tour. there's always some activities going on everyday.

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Greifensee, Switzerland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This Hostel has no the best rooms but the padio is perfect to meet people and hanging out during the whole night! One of the better hostels in canada. The pancakes for breakfast are delicious! Everyday is something going on in this Hostel! I would def. Stay there again!

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Muenster, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We stayed in the Canadiana for two nights. The Hostel is situated in the center of toronto and you can rach almost everything by foot. The rooms are typical Hostel rooms, and in general it is a typical Backpacker Hostel. You have free wifi, pool and a nice kitchen. Breakfast was ok, you get Pancakes and Coffe. Sometimes we had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

really nice a friendly place, just nearby to the downtown (5 min to CN tower). Staf is really helpful and can advise things to do around. Breakfast included - pancakes with sirup, tea, cofee, hot chocolate. Nice stay there :-)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I stayed here for six nights in a six bed dorm. I was fortunate that the room had an old cupboard area where luggage etc could easy be stored. Speaking to others who were staying there this wasn't the case for them. It is in a great location and close to all the downtown area action. Staff were friendly and... More

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New York, New York, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I stayed here for a week a while ago when I was a post graduate student and trying to save money wherever possible. It was not a bad choice, very good location, walking distance to the CN Tower, that is if you do enjoying walking, close to variety of restaurants, and an IMAX movie theater. The hostel was spot on... More

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Address: 42 Widmer Street, Toronto, Ontario M5V 2E9, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Downtown Toronto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 50
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