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9 affordable hostels to book in Canada

Across the huge country of Canada, there are different types of accommodations for different types of travelers. From five-star hotels to all-inclusive resorts, Canada has them all. For budget travelers who want something more affordable in Canada, there are plenty of hostels to choose from. With many of these hostels located near some of the country’s popular attractions and equipped with incredible amenities, travelers will surely get their money’s worth.


9/9 Hi Mosquito Creek Hostel, AB

Hi Mosquito Creek Hostel offers affordability, good service and opportunities for adventure. The Inn is located right in the heart of Banff National Park, offering travelers the opportunity to fully explore the park. After a day of adventures, one can warm up by the fireplace before enjoying a good night’s rest in the shared dorms, private rooms or private family cabins. Hi Mosquito Creek Hostel’s facilities include a shared kitchen, shared toilets and a wood-fired sauna.

8/9 Vancouver Backpackers House, Vancouver

A stay at Vancouver Backpacker House will put visitors close to the Metrotown Skytrain and Metropolis at Metrotown. Its offerings include – free Wi-Fi, a business center and laundry services. The bedrooms are equipped with comfortable beds and there is a dining room, a bathroom and a kitchen.

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7/9 Hotel Banff International Hostel

Banff International Hostel promises its guests great comfort and proximity to exciting adventures. All rooms at this hostel are equipped with free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV. A fully equipped communal kitchen is also available. While most rooms only have access to shared bathrooms, the hostel also offers rooms with private bathrooms. Upper Hot Springs, Canadian Ski Museum West and Canadian Mountain Holidays are all within a 15 minute walk of this inn.

6/9 HI Whistler, British Columbia

HI Whistler offers travelers an affordable stay in British Columbia – one of the most adventurous destinations in the world. The hostel itself is located in the Whistler Olympic Village, and visitors will be a 15 minute drive from the exciting Blackcomb Ski Resort and Whistler Village Gondola. Here, travelers will have a wide range of options, from shared rooms to private rooms, and each room offers picturesque mountain views. Amenities available here include – shared bathrooms, free Wi-Fi, lockers, shared kitchen and flat-screen TV.

5/9 The Only Backpacker’s Inn, Toronto

Located near Donlands Railway Station, the Only Backpacker’s Inn offers easy access to the rest of the city. The hostel offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and comfortable beds. Its facilities range from an on-site cafe and restaurant to on-site laundry facilities and shared bathrooms. For relaxation, guests of this hostel can relax on the terrace or head to nearby attractions, some of which include – the Royal Ontario Museum (3 miles) and Distillery District (2.3 miles) .

4/9 The Cambie Hostel Seymour, Vancouver

The Cambie Hostel Seymour offers travelers a great opportunity to experience the best of Vancouver as it is located in the heart of adventurous downtown Vancouver, close to a subway and the waterfront. All guests have access to the room dining room, kitchen and living room. The hostel also has a library, computer station and laundry facilities. The bedrooms here are also spacious, with plenty of light and air flowing in.

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3/9 Main St Hostel, Vancouver

Main St Hostel is one of those hotels that offers so much for little money. The hostel offers bright rooms with lockers and free Wi-Fi. Each room at this hostel has access to a shared bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen. Guests can also enjoy a shared lounge/TV room at Main St Hostel, and there are options for private rooms. For some adventure, visitors can visit Science World, Chinatown, or Rogers Arena, all of which are within walking distance of the hostel.

2/9 St. Clair Hotel Hostel, Vancouver

Located in the heart of Vancouver, the St. Clair Hotel Hostel promises its guests comfort and affordability. A stay here puts guests within a five-minute walk of Granville and the Waterfront Skytrain. Its offerings include free Wi-Fi, luggage storage, shared bathrooms and a shared kitchen. There are also on-site laundry facilities and a free newspaper. With Cathedral Square, Vancouver Theater and the Harbor Center all within a five-minute walk, there’s so much to do here for fun.

1/9 Hotel Markham Inn

Markham Hostel is an affordable stay in Markham that is luxuriously furnished to keep guests comfortable at all times. The rooms at this hostel have air conditioning, a TV, free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a private bathroom. On-site facilities range from free parking to a fully equipped shared kitchen and coffee machine. Attractions near this inn include the Markville Mall, Angus Golf Club, Frederick Horsman Varley Art Gallery, Markham Museum, and Toogood Park, all within two miles.