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Backpackers on Dundas

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13 Jan 2018
“Cockroaches, dirty, and uncomfortable.”
11 Sep 2017
“Last resort type of hostel”
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

Unless your backup backup plan has fallen through and you're shy of sleeping on the streets, do not stay here. The location is great!...And that's where the fun stops. Bugs are everywhere and it looks and feels very unsanitary. It needs a complete renovation, I...More

3  Thank smtreb
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Stayed here for a few weeks while in toronto and had to be moved to a different room as i got bitten by bed bugs!! Staff didnt do anything to get rid of them. Manager not very approciable. Bugs in the bathrooms and showers on...More

4  Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 9 June 2014

after spending 3 great nights at another hostel we had to endure 2 nights at this place for the end of our stay in Toronto. its very small, poorly run and lacks everything a hostel is in my eyes. zero atmosphere. it looks like its...More

7  Thank seann85
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Oh do not stay there, Do not trust the manager. I arrived with a group of 12 scouts, at the Backpackers in downtown Toronto on a saturday evening at 8 pm in August. At arrival the manager told me he had given away our beds....More

12  Thank VigdisBjork
Reviewed 23 August 2013

When planning a trip to Toronto this seemed like a good cheap option. As it turns out that was not the case. To be fair I didn't have a chance to sleep in the beds or try out the shower but that was because they...More

9  Thank Berglind B
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At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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