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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 (376)
    Room & Suite (135)
    Dining (42)
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good40%
    • Average23%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible9%
    Travelers talk about
    “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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    Reviewed September 4, 2017

    It really is an old jail. But that doesn't make it less awesome, it only makes it a bit more noisy and a tiny bit spooky. Definitely recommend it if you are not to sensitive. The only down side were the door that still have...More

    Thank pineappleNina
    Reviewed September 3, 2017

    Though i was only here for 1 night I still have a good time. The hostel is in a great location but if you are driving DO NOT search the name of the hostel, search by the address - 75 Nicholas road!! That is if...More

    Thank Jessie S
    Reviewed August 31, 2017

    I really love this hostel, it hasthat jail atmosphere. I like the free tour, our room looking like a cell, it was a fun experience. Restroom were okay but I would prefer shower rooms separated for girls and guys, not for both like it was....More

    Thank Renáta F
    Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

    The building is cool but the sheets and pillows are so dirty. Dust and blood and whatever something on the bed and the wall. I can hear the noise from the aisle all night. Also the door is not completely sealed so it's pretty cold...More

    Thank Shiqi7
    Reviewed August 23, 2017

    We stayed in a two person room with bunk beds in an old cell room. If you're looking for 5 star luxury then I would look elsewhere but the experience of sleeping in this old prison is unique and not to be missed. We stayed...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    July 30, 2017|
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    Response from WaltersRevenge | Reviewed this property |
    Yes but there are curtains and a solid wall divider and the washrooms have locked cubicle doors. This is a Hostel not a Hotel. Take a bath robe with you.
    June 30, 2016|
    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|
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    "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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