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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I had an amazing time when I stayed here. The rooms are clean and comfortable, location is good and the rooftop has a great view of the city. It's easy to make friends as the hostel organises events like a free bbq. The staff that work here are just incredible and so accommodating (I hope their boss is reading this).... More 

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Largs, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Often when I read so many positive reviews and get myself hyped about staying at a place, I find myself underwhelmed. Not so with Planet Traveler. First off, location. It's perfect. Literally around the corner from Kensington Market with its alternative cafes and bars. 20 minute walk will get you to King St West and half an hour to the... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had high expectations ahead of my stay at the Planet Traveler, and I left with them exceeded. Firstly the location in Kensington Market is pretty much perfect as a hub to explore the city. The hostel is run by very friendly and helpful staff who seem to enjoy their job, and as well as giving you a good tour... More 

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Thank Nathanjw9
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not only is the view amazing but the staff members and the place itself is very nice. One of the best hostel I went to. The place is clean, the area is safe. The staff is very helpful, especially if you need to extend your stay.

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Thank Pauline C
Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel was the nicest hostel I stayed at while traveling across Canada. The staff were very friendly upon check-in and gave a detailed tour of the space. The luggage room was also very secure which was a bonus. I stayed in an all-female dorm room with 6 bunk beds. The room was small but that was okay with me.... More 

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Thank Michelle L
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not the fist time I go to a hostel and I was really satisfy by this one. Everything is really clean, fresh towels every day if you want, bathrooms are clean, lot of choice for the breakfast , the personal is really simpatico and can give you lot of advices if you plan to visit and what can I... More 

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Thank Karen S
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment you arrive you can tell the staff are proud of their hostel. I was given a full guided tour of all of the facilities before being shown to my room. The hostel is modern, stylish and apparently eco friendly. The roof terrace, which had a film showing on the projection screen when I arrived, has great views... More 

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Quebec, Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Nice room, very clean (the bathrooms as well), nice sky bar with a beautiful view of the city. Seem far from the water front, but can be walked in more or less 40 mins. Pretty central spot, with restaurants and bars really close from the hostel. I may eventually go back there if I come back to Toronto.

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Thank Mathieu R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

This hostel is the rolls-royce of the hostels! The rooftop terrace is absolutely awesome, the breakfast was good, and the rooms were nice. Fast wifi is a huge plus as well. If you are looking for a hostel in Toronto, don't look any further! For a small fee, you can also park your car more or less safe on private... More 

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Thank Tommy W
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at Planet Traveller. The staff were really helpful and pleasant. Although you are paying quite a bit for your stay Toronto accommodation is expensive anywhere you go and quite a lot is included in the price. You get a really great breakfast with a huge variety of different cereals and bagels, wifi that connects everywhere... More 

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Downtown
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with a strong student influence from the Ryerson University Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities, with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of vintage cinemas, and a healthy nightlife centered on the area's Distillery District bar and clubs near the East End, it's both an easygoing daytime spot and a popular party place after sunset. It also features some of Toronto's best outdoor landmarks, including Yonge-Dundas Square and the Nathan Phillips Square: perfect for a concert, a skate, or a relaxing sit-down.
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Planet Traveler

Address: 357 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1S5, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Downtown
Price Range: $34 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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