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    HI Ottawa Jail Hostel

    75 Nicholas St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7B9, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
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    • Average23%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible9%
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    “free tour” (17 reviews)
    “death row” (15 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (14 reviews)
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    Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

    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

    Thank Emil7793
    Reviewed 5 November 2016

    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

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    Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

    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

    Thank JustJack95
    Reviewed 25 October 2016

    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

    Thank vict0riacanada
    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

    Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

    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

    Thank CanadianPip
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    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • USD 30 - USD 91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Fran_dany_2014
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from Elie V | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. They are in the same room, but separate cubicles, with curtains or doors... even if you like your privacy, you should be fine I think.
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    1 July 2016|
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    Response from viniciuspms | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Had no problem parking at the hostel. But the parking área os not that big, Maybe no more than 20 cars or so.
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    6 May 2016|
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    "Just depends on what a person is looking for. Most rooms are shared so you cannot be too modest."
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    "Call hotel and ask for room away from slamming washroom door. It is loud! We were lucky to get rooms on..."
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    "Private cell - well worth the experience! Room for bag, great for solo, young traveler!"
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    "just dont go there"
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