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  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“free bbq”(23 reviews)
“free breakfast”(36 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Rooftop Terrace
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Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

First time for me in an hostel , great place to stay . Staff was cool . Room a bit tiny but doesnt matter as you spend really good time there. Ive met people from around the world so good Pros : price and super...More

1  Thank Amélie D
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I joined the pub crawl on a Wednesday and our guy (Robin) got so drunk that he threw up in the middle of the last bar. He didn't even made it to the washroom. When I told him a couple times that he should not...More

6  Thank Slufix
Response from Anthonyaarts, Owner at Planet TravelerResponded 3 February 2016

We are so sorry. This did happen. Robin is a highly respected staff member who unfortunately consumed too much alcohol on the pub crawl that night and created this scene. It is so unfortunate that it shaped your Toronto experience. We are all extremely proud...More

Reviewed 21 January 2016

This hostel could have been on of the best hostels I have even been to. I loved most of the staff and the atmosphere was amazing. However, Ben, an Australian that helps coordinate events and stays at the hostel, created a disastrous experience for me....More

5  Thank Ann B
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Are you going to Toronto? Stay here. My boyfriend and I stayed in the dorms here for two nights and absolutely loved it. In addition to the free microwave popcorn, DIY laundry, and Mac computers, the rooms and common areas were SPOTLESS. The roof has...More

1  Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

I first stayed at the Planet Traveler November 2015 and thought it was great except for the bad wi-fi in the rooms and the front desk not being available 24/7. I still came back over Christmas holidays though as the hostel is very clean and...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Price range
USD 35 - USD 92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
USD 35 - USD 92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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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
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Evan M
24 August 2017|
Response from Amanda_Ngin | Reviewed this property |
No, you have to at least stay for 2 nights.
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13 July 2017|
Response from Anthony A | Property representative |
When you arrive at the airport ask for the TTC bus stop. Take bus 192(airport rocket) to Kipling Station. Pay $3.25 in coins no change provided and ask for a transfer(the transfer is your proof of payment for the rest of... More
Room Tips
"Not handicapped accessible: reception and common room on basement level, rooms on upper floors, no elevator."
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"Bottom bunk always as the beds can get creaky"
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"if you're travelling with friends and staying more than a few weeks think about getting a private room"
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"private rooms very comfortable"
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