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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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HI Toronto

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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We love this Hostel!

It gets our thumbs up for consistently high guest reviews.

Property Description

Located in the downtown core, close to all amenities including nightlife, trendy Queen Street, Eaton Centre a 24 hour grocery store, Union and King Street metro subway stations, CN Tower, Hockey Hall of Fame, Rogers Centre, St. Lawrence Market...and much more!

You want a hostel that is fun, centrally located, clean and safe right? No problem. We've got it!

- FREE menu style breakfast ! You can order anything you want off the menu !
- Super friendly staff
- Free wifi, towels, sheets (we even make the bed for you!)
- Free city events and tours organised specifically for our hostel guests !
- In-room individual electronic safes for everyone !
- Free entry to our very own The Cavern Bar for live music, drinks, food fun, meeting people and having a blast!

HI Toronto is part of HI Canada, a not-for-profit organization on a mission to build a community of conscious travellers who share a greater understanding of people, places and cultures.
Please note that HI / YHA discounts are not available to members as part of this booking

Enough said - just book already! We look forward to hosting you.

(Please note that HI Toronto is geared towards cultural exchanges between travelling backpackers, and that as such, clients who are residents of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) cannot be accommodated at our property.) View House Rules


Get ready to make new friends at HI Toronto! We're part of HI Canada, a not-for-profit organisation that aims to build a community of conscious travellers. Mingle with like-minded people from all over the world – and snap selfies with the skyline (to be posted via our free Wi-Fi) – on our rooftop terrace. You can plan out your day over free breakfast in the morning: it's menu-style so you can order whatever takes your fancy. We also host dinners for an extra charge, so you'll have every chance to get to know your fellow travellers.


Our location on Church Street is on the colourful fringes of the downtown centre. There are plenty of places to eat, drink and shop nearby. If you want to check out the big sights like the harbour front or the CN Tower, you can walk or hop on the metro. We're a 4-minute stroll from King subway station and seven minutes from Queen. Coming in from Toronto Pearson International Airport is easy, too – if you're using public transport it only takes 40 minutes.

Rooms and Dorms

We've got shared dorms (male-only, female-only and mixed) and private rooms, so you can pick a space to suit your travel style. All of our rooms come with free sheets and towels, and we make the beds for you every day for a little extra luxury. If you head off on a night out on trendy King or Queen West, keep your stuff safe in our in-room electronic safes and return at any time – reception's open 24 hours.

Extras and activities

We host lots of free city events and tours to make sure your trip's packed full of fun! Join us for cosy board game and trivia nights in, or join one of our walking tours or visits to the beach. Plus every night you'll get free entry to our on-site bar, the Cavern Bar, for drinks and live music.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.3

  • Security 9.1

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 8.8

  • Atmosphere 8.4

  • Cleanliness 8.2

  • Facilities 8.3

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    22 Jun 2019
    The 7 categories above I'll easily give a 5 rating. However, I suggest the mattress in 404-B should be replaced. Moreover, HI breakfast may do well to consider a breakfast with more breath which includes guests that are vegan.
    Canada, Male, 41+
  • 9.1


    17 Jun 2019
    24 hour reception, free tasty breakfast. Only complaint is how the bathroom in the room is broken into 3 sections, each very tiny. I used the common bathrooms instead which provided some more space. Great staff and location, would stay again!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 8.9


    12 Jun 2019
    Close to Union Station. Clean and great comfy beds.
    Canada, Male, 31-40
  • 8.9


    01 Jun 2019
    Very great location, the ambiance is great and there’s tons of service right at the hostel. The staff is nice and the place is very clean. Would recommend.
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 8.0


    23 May 2019
    The best part about the hostel is the location - I got there from the airport and onto a train without issues. The breakfast is pretty decent for being free. Communal spaces are clean and comfortable. Safe provided in my 4-female dorm. The Niagara Falls tour was arranged easily. But the sightseeing bus is NOT part of the HI membership, which is annoying bc it's written in chalk and I was tempted to erase it myself. And I didn't like the bathrooms - they're gross and need a renovation.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    19 Jun 2019
    Stayed in a private room for last night of my trip. Felt a little overpriced (but private hostel rooms generally are), though it seemed slightly in need of some touch ups. Security and location were decent though. And overall was fine for what I needed.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    18 Jun 2019
    Needs more privacy regarding bed situation, should install curtains around bunks. Improvements to toilet needed too. Decent hostel all in all, good location and free breakfast is a bonus
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    02 Jun 2019
    The location is good. It just gave you much pressure when you stayed there.
    China, Male, 18-24
  • 6.3


    20 Jun 2019
    The toilets and showers we're not clean during our stay. In addition the parking that was supposed to cost 13$ according to the staff ended up costing 28$.
    Israel, All Male Group, 25-30
  • 6.3


    25 May 2019
    This hostel would have been fine, but I had a major problem with the age of the other guests. I stayed in a dorm room, and while most hostels have an age limit on individuals that can stay in the dorm rooms, this hostel does not. My dorm room had at least two individuals who were over the age of 70. While using the common bathroom facilities I saw multiple individuals over 45. I found this super odd and wouldn't stay here again because of the weird dynamic.
    USA, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Fax Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wii