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Auberge de Jeunesse Maeva Quebec Reviews

671 Rue Saint-Francois, Quebec, Canada

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270 Total Reviews
  • 82%Value For Money
  • 79%Security
  • 85%Location
  • 86%Staff
  • 81%Atmosphere
  • 77%Cleanliness
  • 78%Facilities

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The Wi-fi didn't work in the rooms, so you had to go to the common room to use it, which was pretty small. The rooms were really hot, and there was no air conditioning or fan. But it was a good price, close to a supermarket and a short walk to the fort and into Old Quebec!


they need fans in the dorm

  • 30th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


It was very hot. No AC is understandable, since its a hostel, but no fan, made it worse to get a good sleep. Although they provided us the sheets, but they seemed old and dirty. Its not a very short walk from the downtown Quebec city. I asked the staff to tell me the way to downtown, and he said he doesn't know because he had been there only once. The staff is polite and nice though, despite of the fact they didn't know things.

  • 28th Jun 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Pakistan
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


When I booked in Australia I had no idea that it was located in the old city. Location, value for money was fantastic and I will recommend to family and friends.


Lock your door. Clean your kitchen every day. Fix your toilet every day.

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Wash your mouth every day,bad experience right!! 4 nights,why wait so long !!! After the 1st night,if so bad,,you should have gone already!!


The owner was very nice. Loved my stay here. The place has a very homely feeling too it. And met some great travelers while staying here. Very friendly. Would come back here again if I had the chance.


Awesome place to stay. The pancakes in the morning were great. And Robert the owner is very accommodating!


The place was clean enough. The bathrooms were nicely clean - which at times is difficult to find. However the place was pretty old. The worst thing is that they charged 1 dollar per bag we left in the public locker at the reception (everywhere else I have been to is for free!) - that was not nice at all.


Very nice hostel - you feel welcome the moment you walk in. Great atmosphere and very funny and enthusiastic host. Big dorm rooms with enough space and good beds. As women traveling we felt very safe in that location.


It's a cool place and the owner is not just a great, friendly and helpful guy, but he runs a tight ship, so you can expect a nice, clean, safe place to relax and meet people, and eat pancakes every morning!


The hostel is located in lower downtown. To get to the old town you have to climb some stairs - approx 15 min walk. For breakfast the owner serves pancakes, toast, jam, butter, peanutbutter, coffee and tea every day. It’s a nice and cheap place to visit Quebec city for some days.


Host is really goooooood!!! I want to recommend everyone this hostel =)

  • 20th Apr 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • South Korea
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Dirty andere unsafe area around.


Friendly and helpfulstaff, nice pancakes for breakfast (also toast, jam, etc). location is good for finding food (near cheap supermarket), not very far from town really but may be offputting in dark. It`s 2 streets from the main bus route 800 to go into town or out to catch a ride by the university. Computer alo available to use.


The owner of the hostel is the hightlight.

  • 24th Mar 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • China
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


We had a great stay here! Not only were the rooms extremely clean but breakfast was great and we felt completely welcome. All ammenidities that one would expect at a hostel were all there! Pancakes and toast in the morning, internet, rooms cleaned daily and a very welcoming and friendly host that was always willing to help with anything needed. Loved staying here and would recommend to anyone visiting Quebec City.


Great location in Quebec City... was there for winter carnival and the location was perfect. Bar a nice addition too.

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