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    HI Ottawa Jail Hostel

    75 Nicholas St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7B9, Canada
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveler (377)
    Room & Suite (135)
    Dining (42)
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good40%
    • Average23%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible9%
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    “free tour” (16 reviews)
    “death row” (14 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (14 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 337 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I will stay here everytime I visit Ottawa. The whole atmosphere is cool and spooky! Loved the experience! .... bring your own pillow btw. I highly recommend experiencing the haunted walk of ottawa, it tours the top floor and death row!

    Thank Brittney B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I thought the concept was cool and I really liked that I had my own space for a relatively affordable price. I stayed in the individual jail cell. The bathrooms however were really small and not really conveniently located. The mattress terrible and offered almost...More

    Thank canadagirl040713
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I stayed for two nights in a shared cell at the hostel. The location is absolutely fantastic, within walking distance of all of the major Ottawa sights. The facility is clean and well looked after, and I never felt unsafe. There is small lockable storage...More

    Thank Tom161209
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The hostel was good also the staff was very friendly. I recommend this hostel. It was close to everything also the tour in the morning around the hostel was fun. The breakfast was good and variety like juices, fruits...

    Thank Mery A
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Sleeping in a jail cell intrigued me. So interesting. So on the last of my three nights in Ottawa I stayed in a cell on the 200 level - the solitary confinement row. The room was "spacious" compared to a few others that were available....More

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    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • $31 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Traveler (377)
    Room & Suite (135)
    Dining (42)
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    July 30, 2017|
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    Response from Elie V | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. They are in the same room, but separate cubicles, with curtains or doors... even if you like your privacy, you should be fine I think.
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    Response from viniciuspms | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Had no problem parking at the hostel. But the parking área os not that big, Maybe no more than 20 cars or so.
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    May 5, 2016|
    Response from JoeCuisine | Reviewed this property |
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    Room Tips
    "Private cell - well worth the experience! Room for bag, great for solo, young traveler!"
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    "just dont go there"
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    "Away from men's rooms. The executive one is really nice."
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    "the single room is literally only the bed which is enough for one night, get breakfast somewhere else"
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