A: So they have two locations, and one closes early. B: But they don't tell you this. C: Even if you tell them you are arriving late (after 7pm is considered "late"). D: So, instead they expect you to go to your hostel (the address is slightly wrong on many listings) E: Then read a tiny sign telling you to go across the city somewhere else to pick up your key. F: Then you get your key there. G: Then you have to walk all the way back.
I got to step F then told them what I thought of them ... using a word also beginning with F.
Verdict: DO. NOT. STAY. HERE.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Global Village Backpackers is Toronto's original backpackers hostel. Since 1997 the "Village" has hosted thousands of travellers from around the world. Our facility offers 24 hour operations, large common area, backpackers pub and restaurant, kitchen, laundry and clean and comfortable rooms. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Global Village Backpackers Hotel Toronto