Neill-Wycik Backpackers Hotel

96 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, Canada, Distance from city centre: 3.2km

Rating: 71%from 4 reviews

  • 70%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 55%Cleanliness
  • 70%Location
  • 70%Value for money
  • 75%Facilities
Neill-Wycik Summer Hostel offers clean, comfortable and affordable accommodations in central Toronto from May to August. We are located in the city's downtown area, just a 2-minute walk from Yonge Street and 5 minute from the famous Yonge-Dundas Square!

Located in downtown Toronto, 5 minute walk from Yonge Street, the Eaton Centre and Yonge-Dundas Square. Neill-Wycik has single, twin, and dorm rooms available during the summer months between May and the end of August. Mixed and Female-only dorm rooms available. All rooms share washrooms. Continental Breakfast included for all guests! Daily events through the summer including pub crawls, BBQ’s, movie nights and more. Other facilities include in room telephones, luggage storage area and lockers, all dorm rooms have lockers (bring your own lock!), WiFi access, roof deck barbecues, laundry facilities, daily housekeeping. Ideally located for all of the Toronto tourist spots – Eaton Centre, Royal Ontario Museum, Art Gallery of Ontario, Hockey Hall of Fame, CN Tower are all a walking distance away!

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Free Breakfast
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Mini Supermarket
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes not included
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This 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.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please note that check-in time is 4PM. Check-out: 10 AM
We have 24 hour reception so you may check in any time during the evening/night. Tax is NOT included in room rates.

A government- issued photo ID and a credit card are required at check-in time. The front desk agent will take photocopies of these for security purposes. Reservations are guaranteed with valid credit cards on file with a Visa or MasterCard. If someone else is booking on behalf of the guest please e-mail us to get an authorization form.

All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

WiFi is available in the Cafe and 22nd floor Hanke lounge.

Please note that guests booking from a Toronto postal code (Mxx xxx) are not permitted at this property.

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From the Airport:
Get on the 192 Rocket Bus from Pearson Airport. The bus takes you to Kipling Station where you transfer to the subway. Go east on the subway to Yonge/Bloor Station. Then change train southbound to Dundas subway station. Walk to street level and you will be at Yonge Street. Walk north on Yonge Street to Gerrard Street and walk east to 96 Gerrard street east. The building is located between Church Street and Jarvis Street. On the 192 bus and subway the total travel time is around 1 hour and cost $3 per person for the complete journey. You can also take a cab from Pearson for around $55.

From the Bus Station:
Just walk to Dundas Street (corner of the bus station), walk east to Yonge Street, turn left (north) to Gerrard Street and turn right (east) to 96 Gerrard Street East. The walk will take approximately 10 minutes.

From the Train Station:
Take the Subway from the Train Station. The Subway stop at the train station is called 'Union'. Go Northbound for three stops to Dundas subway station. Go to the street level and you will be at Yonge Street. Walk north on Yonge Street to Gerrard Street and walk east to 96 Gerrard Street East. Alternatively you can get a taxi, which will cost around $8.

By Car:

From Highway 401: Get off at Don Valley Parkway South to Richmond Street Exit. Drive west (can't go any other way) to Church Street. Drive North on Church to Gerrard Street. Turn right and we are the large building with the blue awning on the left hand side.

From Queen Elizabeth Highway: Get off at the Jarvis Street Exit. Drive North (can't go any other way), to Gerrard Street, turn left at Gerrard, we are the large building with the blue awning on the right hand side.

Located Near

Neill-Wycik is located in the Garden District of downtown Toronto, two blocks from Yonge Street. Yonge-Dundas Square is a five minute walk away, the Gay Village at Church and Wellesley is also 5 minutes walk. The Eaton Centre is 5 minute walk, the Hockey Hall of Fame 15 minutes walk. Other attractions like the Royal Ontario Museum, Art Gallery of Ontario are all walking distance from the building.

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