Ottawa Backpackers Inn
203 York Street, Ottawa, Canada

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Ottawa Backpackers Inn is just like staying at a friend's place. We're the cheapest hostel accommodation in Ottawa. OUR HOSTEL DOES NOT CHARGE AN EXTRA $5 MEMBERSHIP FEE ON ARRIVAL.

We're also the friendliest hostel in Ottawa. We pride ourselves on offering a laid back service for short term travellers at a great location in the city. We're located Downtown, only 2 minutes away from Byward Market, a supermarket and the liquor store. The Parliament, US Embassy and the Art Gallery are all an easy stroll away.

We have all the facilities you would expect from a hostel plus some nice, little extras.

> spacious dorm rooms with safe, secure lockers
> friendly staff who can answer most, if not all, your queries
> regular night time activities including cake night and movie nights
> a common room to chill out in
> great kitchen facilities including gas stove, microwave and electric whisks
> free bedding with the option to hire towels
> free hi-speed wifi
> free tea and coffee
> luggage storage
> parking
> laundry
> a cat, well not a facility, but a nice extra

Reception is open from 8am – 12am.

CANCELLATION POLICY: We do not charge for cancellations which are received more than 24 hours before you are due to arrive.



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).