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La Maison du Patriote

169, St-Paul Est, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1G8, Canada
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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in La Maison du Patriote in December 2012. It had a really relaxed vibe. It just oozed coziness. Located in the old part of Montreal, all the buildings in the neighborhood, including the hostel itself, were hundreds of years old, and very beautiful. Some nice restaurants, and it was located close to a very cool museum about the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited La Maison Du Patriote as part of a tour of east Canadian cities. It was by far the worst accommodation I've ever had. Dirty, cockroach-ridden, and cramped. But worse than all this was the noise; the hostel is opposite at club and there is no way to sleep before it shuts. When I tried to complain to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I normally don't write reviews due my laziness, but I'm so shocked to see the negative reviews, that I felt the need to express the positive experience I had staying here and what a wonderful charming place this is! The Location - Right in the middle of Old Montreal, one of my favorite neighborhoods. The building itself has the historic... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

I stayed in La Maison du Patriote for two nights and boy was I glad to be heading out. More than 22 beds were cramped into what was already a very small hostel. Beds were practically touching one another with nothing more than a hanging sheet that separates them. While I didn't expect luxury and great comfort in a hostel,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Having stayed at some very nice backpackers' hostels in South America, where I had just arrived from, I was expecting more of North American hostels. La Maison du Patriote was a huge, huge, huge let-down. Although its location is incomparable (located right on one of the busiest and prettiest streets in Montreal), the hostel itself was a tremendous disappointment. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We stayed 2 nights and met some interesting people, the hostel is friendly and has good cooking facilities. Situated in a great spot in the old quarter we were able to walk and travel on the underground all around the island Wifi good we got a large deluxe room although the dorm arrangement seemed well thought out. Would recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This place is awesome ! So many other fellow travellers and a great dorm style room up top. It says 22 bed dorm but it has like all the beds with curtains and they made it into little rooms itself. Very cozy and helpful with a ton of information. I think it may be the cheapest hostel in montreal and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We spent a week in La Maison du Patriote during FINA world masters swimming championships and Heavy Montreal. Hostel is clean, safe and comfortable. There is a lounge and a well-equipped kitchen. Wi-fi worked perfect. I would definetly go again. Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We stayed here for a week in August. We came to Montreal for the FINA World Masters Championships so we needed to stay longer and booked a private room. I really liked that the hostel is like a home! It's a small hostel and reception is there only for part of the day (from 9am to 6pm I guess) so... More 

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