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I stayed here for a night in a 6 bed female dorm- no complaints, decent value for money in a central location and handy for parking (12$ for the night/day - in fact, they'll let you stay til 3pm the next day). The jail tour...More
Hello, I stayed at Hi-Ottawa in May 2011 and just like a jail the lights are always on. If you go and rent a cell, the bed is comfortable but you'll need ear plugs and an eye mask. You can hear everyone on the same...More
We stayed for three nights in April and loved it. Not the greatest beds, but that's just my thing. Staff were pleasant enough and out tour guide if the old Gaol was incredibly knowledgable and enthusiastic about the ghost stories! Highly recommend staying and doing...More
The location of the hostel was great and the staff very accommodating but not worth the expense of having to deal with the BED BUG infestation. I stayed there one night and was planning on staying 5. Bugs were found half way through the first...More
Response from traveller315, General Manager at HI Ottawa Jail HostelResponded 9 November 2016
Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay in Jail. It helps us improve the services we offer to our guests.
I am terribly sorry to hear what happened to you.
I wanted to assure you that we take these situations seriously and that we...More
So cool sleeping in old jail cells! If one was claustrophobic might be an issue, especially in single bed cells. Double bed rooms had enough space, breakfast was basic, but get in early to not miss out on bagels. Free jail tour was aweasome. Hostel...More
USD 30 - USD 91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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