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bad WI-FI connection
- Novice Nomad
- South Korea
- Female, 18-24
- (1 review)
I really enjoyed my stay at HI Edmonton: it's just one block from Whyte Ave and so you're in a really nice area for restaurants, bars, shops... The rooms and bathrooms were clean and I felt really comfortable. Also the staff was friendly and helped where they could. Thanks so much!
The bunks were very low do don't expect much space if you're on the bottom. It was far away from the main attractions in Edmonton so you need a car to get around, but it was close to a super market and some restaurants. Decent sized lockers but no space under the beds to store anything extra.
The hostel is in a great location. Just one block from Whyte Avenue where you will find grocery stores, pharmacies, gas stations, clubs, and restaurants. They have a big lounge where you can mingle with other travellers. They have a decent size storage in each room. My room's heater at the second floor didn't seem to work very well for a couple of nights. Inspite of the heater problem, I would stay here again and would recommend to my friends. Thanks!
Average hostel. Some staff were willing to help, others couldn't be bothered.