Gorge View enjoys a privileged location as the closest hostel to the crest of Niagara Falls. We are located across the street from the Niagara Falls State Park allowing you to walk to the Aquarium, Gorge Discovery Center, Made of the Mist, Cave of the Winds and Waterfalls in minutes. It’s a great place to start hiking or biking the many trails along the Niagara Gorge. We're also just a block from the dining and entertainment district, enjoy food, beverages and meet new people in and around Gorge View. Make the most of your time in Niagara Falls, Stay at Gorge View.
Gorge View offers everything you expect from a hostel; freei high speed internet, baths/showers in each dorm, on site laundry machines, gas grill in patio, and a lot more all in a safe relaxed environment. 2 pillows and 2 lockers per bunk, Towels, extra blankets all included in our low bed price.
Niagara Falls and the region around it is an affordable tourist destination in a relaxed atmosphere next to a world wonder. There is plenty to do and see within walking distance of Gorge View and no visit would be complete without exploring the larger Niagara Region. Two cities in one! Niagara Falls, NY allows you to get close and personal to the Natural Wonder that is Niagara Falls, but from our location you can walk to Niagara Falls, Ontario and visit a second city in another country and get an entirely different view of the water falls. We recommend 3 days to take in all the sites and wonders the area has to offer at a relaxed pace that lets you meet and enjoy new people in the restaurants, bars and clubs just one block from us.
After taking in all the sites within walking distance launch out on adventures to the shore of Lake Ontario, experience jet boating on the Niagara Rapids, see Ft. Niagara, sample wines along the wine trail or visit the waterfront in Buffalo on Lake Erie all within 20 minutes of Gorge View where we make it easy for you to fully experience the Niagara Region. We frequently have planned evening activities on and off site to make it easy for you to meet and enjoy time with new friends.
Gorge View reception hours are 9am to 7pm. Check-in is between 3pm and 7pm. As a small hostel we have limited staff and it is very helpful to know when to expect you so that we are present at the desk and prepared to assist you upon arrival. If you coordinate a later check-in with us in advance these are easily facilitated with a $5 fee per booking. We can not guarantee surprise late check-ins so please coordinate in advance. If you arrive late without coordination you will be charged up to $10/person or worse you may find that you were declared a no show charged and your reservation canceled.'
Cancellations made within 3 days of the date of arrival will be charged for the first night of the booking.
No shows will be charged for their entire booking.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Air Conditioning
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Breakfast Not Included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Steam Room
- Taxes not included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels Included
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Gorge View reception hours are 9am to 7pm.
Cancellations or modifications made within 72 hours of the date of arrival will be charged the cost of the first night of the reservation, no shows will be charged the cost of the entire reservation.
Check-in is between 3pm and 7pm. As a small hostel we have limited staff and it is very helpful to know when to expect you so that we are present at the desk and prepared to assist you upon arrival.
Pending availability and completion of room cleaning earlier check-in is possible. If you coordinate a later check-in with us in advance (48 hours prior to the date of arrival these are easily facilitated with a $5 fee per booking to offset additional labor costs). Out of courtesy to other guests we will not facilitate check-ins after mid-night.
We can not guarantee surprise late check-ins so please coordinate in advance. If you arrive late without advanced coordination and staff can be made available to check you in you are subject up to $10 per person.
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By bus: Major bus lines, such as Greyhound, go to Buffalo. From Buffalo you can take the NFTA bus to Niagara Falls #40 from Buffalo Transportation Center.
The local bus station, Portage Road Transfer Station, is only 6 blocks away from the hostel.
By plane: If you arrive by plane via Buffalo, you can take a cab or take bus #24/204 NFTA to Buffalo Transportation Center and from there bus #40 to Niagara Falls, American side. If you arrive by plane to Niagara Falls Airport you can take a taxi.
By train: Amtrak comes directly to Niagara Falls and from the station you can take a taxi to the hostel.
By car: if you wish to get to the hostel driving, the hostel offers you a free parking lot.
By crossing the Border: If you are a Canadian or US Citizen, it is easy to cross the border as long as you have proof of citizenship. A driver\\\'s license is NOT an accepted proof (of identity); passports, birth certificates or \\\'green cards\\\' ARE. Beginning June 1, 2009, everyone will need a passport to enter both the U.S. and Canada. EU citizens only need their passports.
- 10 Minutes Walking to the Niagara Falls, restaurants, bars & clubs; Casino
- Aquarium and Niagara Falls State Park across the street
- Bike rentals available on site
- Whirlpool and Devil's Hole State parks 2 & 4 miles away
- Canada within walking distance
- Weekly fireworks viewable from Gorge View, Friday & Sunday at 10pm