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Mannheim, Germany
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The rooms are clean and have there seperate bathrooms. The staff is very nice and very helpful. The breakfast is awesome (bagels with peanut butter, jelly or butter, ceral, coffee, tee and fruits). The Hostel is located in a walking distance from the main shopping street (20minuntes) and very close to a cabel car (2 minutes) which takes you down...

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Reviewed 15 August 2015

This hostel is absolutely amazing! Everything's super clean, the staff is very friendly and the location is within walking distance of downtown. They organize every night a social event which is great to get together with fellow travelers. Even if those are not your thing, just hang out at the awesome rooftop lounge. The breakfast is included and was totally...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 August 2015

OMG! I did not have much of an expectation for this hostel because it is located in the center of the city, but I was excited at the prospect of learning about the environmentally conscious renovations they had implemented in the building. I have to say that not only did they give a grand tour upon arriving, but I was...

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Malaysia
Reviewed 3 August 2015

I stayed here from 28 July - 2nd Aug with my friend from Uruguay. The hostel is strategically located next to Kengsington Market and Chinatown. Around the area, there are many restaurants, bars, mini-market and even the hospital is right across the road if you need it. It is a short walk to everywhere - shopping, sights etc. The hostel...

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Ajijic, Mexico
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We chose this hostel for its location, green features and enthusiastic reviews. We booked a private double with a shared bathroom, planning to stay four nights. We stayed only one night, but secured a credit on our Visa card for the remainder. The problems were: the room itself was at the end of a dark and narrow corridor, off which...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I came here because they told me there are no bed bugs, which I suppose its true, the room was 35 CAD. In a very small 6 bed bedroom, along short and very squeaky beds. There where noises coming from the sealing all night preventing me from sleep, probably bad piping, when I complained to the manager he avoided me...

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Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Clean, really well located and good facilities at this hostel. Breakfast is great and staff are friendly and are able to give great recommendations of places to visit and eat while in Toronto. Really good events organised on the Roos terrace in the evening (thanks for the kareoke Ben!!) that are a nice way to make friends. Thanks very much!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Very good service with very nice staff. Breakfast has a range of cereal and bread for selection with coffee and tea. The room is clean with towel provided, however the wi-fi signal sometime fluctuates when you are using it from your room (3rd floor).

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

This is a truly fantastic place to stay. From the great downtown location, to the wonderful employees (most of which are people from other countries on work visas). The atmosphere here is just fantastic! While staying here, we were told that it rates as the second best hostel in North America and it's easy to see why! Everyone is so...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This place is great every one is really friendly and helpful. The hostel its self is very clean and has really nice amenities. The roof top deck has a really nice view of downtown and the CN tower. The room its self is very small but your never really in their I stayed in a 6 bed all female dorm...

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Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun. Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces that shoulder in against each other display shining roast ducks and menus studded with dumplings and noodle bowls. The air is pervaded with music. different languages, and the smell of fried food and mouth-watering desserts. Chinatown's restaurants represent a broad range of fare, from traditional Szechuan and Shanghai foods, to other Asian delicacies, including some of the top Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean spots in the city. Whether you're in the mood for a sit-down tea house or a bubble tea to go, Chinatown is the spot to enjoy an exciting walk and the promise of leaving satisfied.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Planet Traveler

Address: 357 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1S5, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Chinatown
Price Range: $42 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“if you're travelling with friends and staying more than a few weeks think about getting a private room”
848emern, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“private rooms very comfortable”
Ada_Ubrezi, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The 6 bed dorms were extremely small and cramped. Maybe pay more if the 4 beds have space to put your bags?”
GlobalBackpackerLife, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book parking early, costs extra. Walk downtown or to bus station approx. 30 minutes.”
83verac, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No elevator”
R1827UPkarens, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
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