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The Only Backpacker's Inn

968 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Canada, Distance from city centre: 6.5km

Rating: 81% from 15 reviews

  • 84%Atmosphere
  • 82%Staff
  • 84%Security
  • 77%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 78%Facilities

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  • Good place, cleaned and well located (in front of Donlands subway station) Very nice breakfast offered by a nice staff. The rooms are a little small for the number of people suggested by them. The mattress could be better and the rooms have no ventilation.
  • 74%
  • 27 Sep 2015 Rodrigo Brazil
  • Very nice atmosphere, helpful staff and close to a subway station.
  • 94%
  • 02 Sep 2015 Anonymous Sweden
  • the only problem was the room that I stayed the air condition was so weak that I could´t sleep very well.
  • 80%
  • 28 Aug 2015 Gustavo Brazil
  • the only backpackers inn hostel is great. I like it. money to stay is cheap. besides, it's included Breakfast! the breakfast waffle is awesome. I had eaten it almost days when I stay. the location is convenient because it's close to Donlands subway station and there are some shops, stores, restaurants, fast food restaurants, bars, etc. location is the best. staffs are kind. however, just bathrooms are not good. Two bathrooms are good, but others are narrow. that's it. Enjoy your trip and stayi
  • 86%
  • 21 Aug 2015 Tomonori Japan
  • Excellent breakfast!
  • 100%
  • 06 Aug 2015 Anonymous Brazil
  • One of the best hostels I have been too. Very relaxed, fun, easy going staff, so cordial. Amazing fruit and waffle breakfast second to none. A must hostel to stay at, fun people, comfy beds, had quiet times, so best of everything. Subway station around corner fast trip anyplace incl downtown. Stores and coffee right there or near you. Very artsy neat interesting place, not institutional, but warm and welcoming. So glad to have selected The Only because its the only BEST!
  • 100%
  • 09 Jul 2015 Doug Canada
  • Poor location is not even a concern if there's a metro stop or bus close by, but the size of the room for 6 people is unbelievably small. When looking for a hostel I try to combine the overall rating with the price and make a decision from there. In this case I decided to pay a little more because of the higher ratings, but unsure where they're coming from. The best part of this hostel is not the hostel, it's the coffee place downstairs, especially if you're looking to drink at night.
  • 43%
  • 09 Mar 2015 Anonymous USA
  • The hostel is in a good location, close to the center and in the middle of the "Davi village", so you don't need to struggle to find stores, restaurant and places to have fun, as well as to visit the downtown or the famous Stanley Park (these are so close you can walk instead of taking the bus, if you want). However, due to the fact that is in a big facility, it lacks a little bit of cleanliness and communal spaces could be more well-finished.
  • 71%
  • 20 Oct 2014 Anonymous Italy
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