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One of the best hostels I've ever stayed at. They truly care about the experience you have and the staff are great. The rooms are on the small side but the great freebies on offer mean you tend to forget about that. Only downfall is closing the communal areas at 12 pm, that room top was made to be enjoyed until the sun comes up!!!
I like this hostel. Good location,kind staff, free berbecue, clean, good security,good free break fast, coffee ,tea, pop corn I want to stay this hostel again .
Great place to stay. Decent breakfast, and a really high quality BBQ on Saturday nights. Right next to Kensington Market, and the university, this hostel really does have a fantastic location. Highly recommended.
Great Hostel!!! good location, the staff is very friendly. Shared washroom are always clean, and the hostel is beautiful and clean. The hostel has many activities as Pub Crawl, BBQ and more. instead of 3 nights we've been here for a week. Enjoy!
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 18-24
- (1 review)
A great hostel, one of the better I've stayed at. The staff are pleasant, rooms air-conditioned and clean, the free breakfast was plentiful and they have a first-class rooftop area with breathtaking views of Toronto city. Wi-fi was slow at times but altogether it's well worth checking into this hostel.
Actually did not end up staying at this hostel due to them messing up the dates I was suppose to stay there. I program applications and websites for a living and the only way they would have messed this up is through user error. They attempted to lead me to believe the system booked me in for a month later despite all my print outs from Hostelworld.com and all my emails clearly stated the correct month. From what I could see, the hostel looked pretty decent though despite this mix up.
It is good to know that it is possible to keep a large hostel like the Planet Traveler in Toronto regarding security, cleanliness, friendly and intent staff. A good breakfast is served and the staff shows great effort that the kitchen is kept clean and coffee is available. We used the possibility to rent bikes provided by the hostel. Here, we had some difficulties because bikes were partly not worth for the road and staff couldn't help us very much to fix it (but always tried hard).
Majority of the staff members were fantastic but unfortunately there was one particular girl who was rude and disinterested, she wouldn't help with anything and made you feel bad for annoying her. It's a shame that her behaviour ruined the reputation of the other fantastic and helpful staff members!
The walls were very thin and noise from the plumbing and from outside kept us awake all night. But it was very clean and pleasant otherwise.
The planet traveler is the best hostel that I`ve already been all my life. The staff is attentive and very polite. I have a wonderful stay there.
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 18-24
- (1 review)