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Charlottetown Backpackers Inn

60 Hillsborough St., Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4W1, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

I stayed at female dorm. There are free breakfast - tea, coffee, fresh fruits, bread, banana bread and juice. And there are free PEI potatos! I love it. Everything is so clean. There are enough toilets and shower booth. The beds are so comportable. Kitchen has everything too (tools, spicies, oven..) and so clean. It's not clouded because there are... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

When we got to the Charlottetown Backpackers Inn, we were told that 2 people will be sleeping in a private bedroom and the third person would be sleeping in the 6 beds dorm...What? I've been to many hostels and they usually try to accomodate groups by allowing them to sleep together specialy when requested once booking. Anyhow, we were told... More

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I stayed 5 nights in the attic 4 bed room, this is definitely my favourite hostel I've stayed in thus far. It's fairly centrally located, about a 15min walk from where the Maritime bus service drops you off and a hop skip and a jump from anything you could need. The staff were the highlight of my stay, everyone was... More

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

I just came back from 9 days at the hostel and can only say again what a WONDERFUL place it is to stay. I really feel like it is my home when I am there and the owner and staff really care about you and making your stay there as comfortable as possible. Clean and lovely rooms and bathrooms, wonderful... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We stayed in a private room with shared bathroom. Everything is super clean. Levi, the owner, runs a pretty tight ship there. His staff is wonderful, very friendly & helpful. Breakfast is very good and included in the price. You can buy fresh or cooked lobster around the corner at Water-Prince Corner Shop, located at the corner of Water and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

I was so nervous and not an experienced "backpacker" this is the place I could afford the rest of my time in PEI would be covered by work as I was there for a conference. The owner and staff made my stay comfortable the rooms were very very clean. The home was large plenty of seating and wi-fi computers offered.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

I stayed at several HI hostels in the Maritimes and this was my favorite. It's only a minute walk to the waterfront and the historic downtown area. The heritage building is well-maintained, clean, and offers computer workstations, wireless internet, barbeque area, games, TV, parking along the street, everything you'd expect, plus breakfast. They strictly follow the 11:00 p.m. to 7:00... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

It was really nice to stay there. The staff there were pretty friendly and helped me a lot. Breakfast was included and I guess price is reasonable. Also it is located in downtown Charlottetown and easy to access to everywhere. If you would like to join the tour to somewhere out of city, such as Anne of Green Gabels, there... More

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We love a good company, cool music and interesting conversation. We discovered xxx PEI travelling from Montréal and this cozy hostel was the place where it all came together for us. It was an unforgettable experience! We loved staying on a terrace listening to a lovely Sarah Jane playing guitar with a glass of wine chatting with the stuff and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

It's a pretty good hostel in Charlottetown. Friendly, clean and personal. Very helpful and enthusiastic staff and a fanastatic banana bread breakfast. Good common rooms and close to everything (nothing is far on PEI). Nice to sit outside and enjoy the sun while watching the neighbourhood.

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Also Known As:
Charlottetown Backpackers Inn Prince Edward Island
Address: 60 Hillsborough St., Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4W1, Canada
Location: Canada > Prince Edward Island > Charlottetown
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Ranked #1 of 10 Specialty lodging in Charlottetown
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