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Friend staff, well maintained and clean. Ideally situated for the Queen Charlotte trail. Lockers provider if you want to leave your bags.
We booked a 4 b ed-family room since the price was the same at the website as a 4-bed dorm. When we arrived it urned out to cost a lot more in the family room since we were only with 3, not 4. The website of hostelworld is misleading. We couldn't get our deposit back and booked the dorm cause it turned out to be much cheaper.
- Novice Nomad
- All Female Group, 25-30
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Chris and Manager are there for the guests. Too many bad experiences with the rest of the staff. Can't fit it all here. You are directed to the I-side for hikes and the memorial on a from the hostel has to be googled. You work in PICTON not PARIS. It ain't that big! Almost all staff work, especially the cleaners, work for acco and only that, no involvement at all. Cleaning is done for accommodation and guests are basically in their way. Could say a lot more, but there is no space.
Well, this was a fascinating hostel. It's like stepping into a time warp with VHS tapes and 90s furniture in the common area. The showers save energy by being on a timer they claim is 8 minutes - a bit annoying when it clicks out early and you are still covered in soap and have to go outside to click it on again. They have a sign saying they apologise for the bathrooms and plan to renovate them in September or October, but the sign looks like it has been there a while...
The staff seemed confused about their jobs and the atmosphere could have been better. Location is good for the ferry.
Looks a bit run down but has all the necessities.
Great place to stay, location excellent for town and ferry terminal. The hostel was exceptionally clean and a very pleasant place to stay.
Overall a good hostel really near the ferry port. All the signs listing rules everywhere
I stayed for one night. Staff was friendly and helpful, gave me some advice about walks. The hostle seemed pretty clean to me. And it is a short walk forn the ferry terminal.
The place was very clean and they had a lot of individual toilets and showers which was nice. They are just getting ready to renovate the bathrooms as well. Great location right next door to a Subway that is open early/late and right by the ferry station.