Best Places for Backpackers in Toronto, Canada.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Toronto, Canada.

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Top 19 hostels in Toronto, Canada.

These are the 19 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Toronto, Canada.

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Comfy Guest House and Suite

96 /100

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Comfy Guest House and Suite

Comfy Guest House in Toronto provides competitive rates at high quality of service. We also provide a studio/suite. Our rooms are as low as $53/night. Rooms with attached washrooms are also available. The personalized service offered by us makes a vast difference for the level of comfort you will...
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Planet Traveler Hostel

95 /100

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Planet Traveler Hostel

Welcome to Planet Traveler Hostel, the friendliest, greenest and most comfortable hostel Toronto has to offer. At Planet Traveler we work tirelessly to ensure your time in Toronto is as enjoyable as possible. We understand that it’s guests that make a hostel stay memorable, and from the abundance...
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3
All Days Hostel

89 /100

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All Days Hostel

All Days is one of the cleanest affordable hostels in Toronto, offering quiet and comfortable accommodation for budget travelers in the heart of Toronto city. Two blocks away from Yonge /Bloor & the two subway lines. Few steps away from Sherbourne subway station & main shopping center as well as...
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University of Toronto New College Residences

88 /100

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University of Toronto New College Residences

Come experience Canada's largest university! Located on the University of Toronto downtown campus in downtown Toronto, New College Residence is open throughout the summer months from May to the end of August. We provide affordable and safe dormitory residence accommodation on a great campus!...
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Residence & Conference Centre Toronto

87 /100

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Residence & Conference Centre Toronto

Newly renovated hotel style accommodations available in the residences of Seneca Colleges Toronto campus. Air conditioned (2) bedroom units with their own kitchenette and private washroom. We are located in the north end of Toronto with easy access to the bus and subway system. You can get to do...
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Hostel Toronto

87 /100

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Hostel Toronto

Höstel Toronto is located in downtown Toronto’s historic Cabbagetown neighbourhood. Travel back in time to 19th Century Toronto, where modern and clean hostel amenities are complimented by charming finishes. We offer low cost, clean, comfortable private and shared rooms for travelers or students...
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HI Toronto

87 /100

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HI Toronto

Located in the downtown core, close to all amenities including nightlife, trendy Queen Street, Eaton Centre a 24 hour grocery store, Union and King Street metro subway stations, CN Tower, Hockey Hall of Fame, Rogers Centre, St. Lawrence Market...and much more! You want a hostel that is fun, centr...
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Rex Hotel

86 /100

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Rex Hotel

For over 40 years, we've made The Rex just like home, to thousands of visitors. From great live jazz every night to the on-site restaurant, our downtown Toronto hotel is rated as being attentive, convenient and down-to-earth friendly. To us, you're family. The Rex Hotel Jazz & Blues Bar is 2 min...
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9
The Clarence Park

86 /100

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The Clarence Park

The brand new Clarence Park welcomes you! Located just 2 blocks west of the posh Ritz Carlton Hotel , and 2 blocks east of the ultra-chic Thompson Hotel, we overlook a beautifully restored park in prime downtown Toronto. Whether your thing is shopping, entertainment, food, or sightseeing, find t...
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10
The Only Backpacker

85 /100

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The Only Backpacker's Inn

Welcome to the only! The best way to describe your new Home-Away-From-Home is relaxed. The chill vibe runs through the hostel upstairs, flows down into the full service espresso bar/cafe and into our comfy little local pub which stocks over 200 different beers from around the world. If it can be...
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11
Two Peas Pod Hostel

82 /100

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Two Peas Pod Hostel

Two Peas Pod Hostel is an innovative new travel concept straddling the line between a hostel and a hotel. Born out of the recognition that current travel formats are not keeping up with the needs of the modern traveler, we have completely redesigned the hostel experience – combining the community a...
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12
The Parkdale Hostellerie

78 /100

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The Parkdale Hostellerie

The Parkdale Hostellerie is a Boutique hostel providing a warm, communal living space and offering the spirited traveler a place to call home away home. A place to connect with people, the neighbourhood and with themselves. A cost-effective accommodation with friendly service and staff. Our guests a...
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13
Neill-Wycik Backpackers Hotel

73 /100

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Neill-Wycik Backpackers Hotel

Neill-Wycik Backpackers Hotel is open during the summer months from May-August. Our rooms are arranged in apartment-style units with private single rooms and dorm rooms sharing two washrooms and a kitchen as well as a lounge area. During the year the building is a student residence and for the summe...
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14
bnbTO

72 /100

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bnbTO

bnbTO offers a welcoming atmosphere in the heart of downtown Toronto is minutes away from the best the city has to offer. You can find affordable and comfortable accommodation with high quality of service at the perfect location. Our location in the heart of downtown Toronto is minutes away from...
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15
College Backpackers

68 /100

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College Backpackers

Our building at College Backpackers has recently undergone extensive renovations. The College hostel specializes in providing low cost, clean, comfortable private rooms for travelers or students visiting Toronto. We offer the best value for single overnights, weekly or monthly accommodation. Free Wi...
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16
Alexandra Hotel

54 /100

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Alexandra Hotel

Welcome to the Alexandra Hotel, conveniently located in the heart of the city. Minutes from attractions and public transit, our studio units contain both a double bed and single bed, equipped efficiency kitchenette, private bath with tub and shower, flat-screen cable TV, direct-dial telephone and...
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17
St. Lawrence Residences & Suites

28 /100

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St. Lawrence Residences & Suites

At St. Lawrence Residence and Suites you’ll find the perfect solution to your accommodation needs, where comfort meets urban lifestyle. Located in the heart of Toronto's oldest and most loved neighborhood, St. Lawrence Residences & Suites lets you enjoy the many benefits of life in the city's c...
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18
Gosling

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Gosling's Landing

Gosling’s Landing is a newly renovated, family run hostel tucked into a quiet neighbourhood right in the center of the city. It is your home away from home in the heart of Toronto! We have events such as family dinners, boardgame nights, evening socials, and organized outings to help everyone get co...
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Keppner Guesthouse

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Keppner Guesthouse

Welcome Toronto Keppner Guesthouse is located in the central downtown area of Toronto, 3 minutes walk to Sherbourne Subway Station on the Bloor Subway line. We can walk to almost any place in downtown. The whole house is air conditioned. All rooms with ensuite private bathrooms, mini fridges, m...
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