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HI Ottawa Jail Hostel

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness

Property Description

A one-of-a-kind jail hostel located in the heart of downtown Ottawa, steps away from Byward Market, Parliament Hill, Rideau Centre, University of Ottawa, pubs and restaurants.

Rated one of the top 10 spookiest buildings around the world by Lonely Planet!

Here's what you may do while staying with us :
- Use our FREE wireless internet or free internet terminals to plan, skype, book, check-in, post or tweet;
- Enjoy our FREE continental breakfast every morning;
- Join us on a FREE hostel orientation tour (offered daily to hostel guests only)
- Sleep in former jail cells that have been completely renovated and adapted to suit your comfort needs;
- Join us for a pub crawl, a movie night, a dance party and much more;
- Enjoy our great outdoor patio in the summer;
- Use our communal kitchen to show off your cooking skills;
- Ask our wonderful staff for suggestions of things to do in Ottawa;

We hope to see you soon - and remember - you don't have to commit a crime to do the time!

The hostel is part of Hostelling International (HI). HI is a not-for-profit organization with over 4 000 hostels worldwide and more than 60 across Canada. You’re not a member? Don’t worry, we still love you! You can purchase a card upon arrival or simply pay the additional fee of $5 per person per night.

Online group bookings not accepted, you must contact the hostel directly if you would like to make a group booking
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Wed 27 Sep 2017 - Sat 30 Sep 2017 Change

Room Summary

Wed 27th September 2017 - Sat 30th September 2017

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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Linen Included
  • Free City Maps
  • Towels Included
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Internet Access
General
  • Security Lockers
  • Common Room
  • Bicycle Parking
  • BBQ
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Hot Showers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Card Phones
  • Washing Machine
  • Steam Room
Services
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Towels for hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Fax Service
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • ATM
  • Postal Service
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Late check-out
  • Reception (limited hours)
Food & Drink
  • Vending Machines
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Nightclub
  • DVD's
  • Board Games
  • Games Room

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Not Included

Things to Note

1. Prices you see are Hostelling International member ones. If you do not have a membership card, an additional fee of $5 per night, per person, will be charged upon arrival.

2. The mandatory provincial and federal taxes (13%) will be applied at check-in.

Online group bookings not accepted, you must contact the hostel directly if you would like to make a group booking

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay


Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.

Latest Review

" Great! Only complaint would be the noise, as it's all brick and metal bars clanging together all night long and because the windows stay open, there is a lot of noise throughout the night. "

- jgostling4049
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