Ottawa Backpackers Inn
The Ottawa Backpackers Inn is ideally located in the centre of most tourist attractions such as the parliament building and the famous Byward Market. We offer: Free Wifi. Free coffee and tea. Free Linen. All tax (13%) included in the price (no extra charges). No added membership fee. And lots more ...
The Ottawa Backpackers Inn is ideally located in the centre of most tourist attractions such as the parliament building and the famous Byward Market.
We have spacious, clean accommodation in either a dorm style room or a private room at a budget rate; the hostel is owned and operated independently. Our hostellers describe us as their "home away from home".
We offer free wireless internet and free tea and coffee for all guests. Linen is provided free of charge and free lockers are available (guests provide their own locks).
We have a fully equipped kitchen and coin-operated laundry facilities. There is a 24 hour supermarket across the street and we are close to shops, tourist attractions, cinemas, clubs, restaurants and pubs/bars.
We have a comfortable lounge common area and our friendly staff are always eager to help. There are no additional membership costs and tax is included in the price. We provide parking for $7 per night.
Allergy warning: We have a cat in the hostel. Beware in case of allergies.
Check in is between 12pm - 12am.
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- Bicycle parking
- Book exchange
- Cable TV
- Card phones
- Common Room
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Reading Light
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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From the Bus Station: Walk one block east to Bank Street. Take northbound bus #1 (Ottawa-Rockliffe) to Dalhousie Street and York Street OR take northbound bus #7 (St. Laurent) to Rideau Street and Cumberland Street. From either stop, it is a 2 minute walk to the hostel (203 York Street). Alternatively, $12 taxi or 45 minute walk. If coming from Montreal, ask driver before boarding bus to drop you off at University of Ottawa (7 minute walk to hostel).
From the VIA Train station: Take any bus #95 going downtown to MacKenzie King Bridge * 10 minute walk through Rideau Mall and Byward Market to doorstep. Alternatively, $15 taxi or 1 hour walk.
By Car: From Highway #417 take the Nicholas Street exit all the way to the end (Rideau Street). Turn right and go two blocks to King Edward Avenue. Turn left on King Edward Avenue and then take the next left onto York Street (203 York Street).
From the Airport: Take bus #97 (Kanata) to MacKenzie King Bridge * 10 minute walk through Rideau Mall and Byward Market to doorstep. Alternatively, $35 taxi or $12 airport shuttle bus to Courtyard Mariott Hotel (two minute walk from hotel).
University of Ottawa Byward Market Parliament Hill Rideau Canal Museums LCBO METRO (24hrs) US Embassy