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The Urban Retreat Hostel Hostel

7470 Porcupine Rd, Big White, Canada

The ultimate ski in, ski out location in the heart of Big White village. You can ski/ride right to the front door! We have the best and most enjoyable place you can stay at on the mountain. Our staff are knowledgeable, friendly and are from all over the world. We all live on site and many guests choose to spend the entire season with us which creates a unique hostel experience unlike any other. Come and join us this season for the fresh turns and the great people at Urban Retreat hostel.

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75% Overall Rating 3 out of 4 customers would recommend this property based on 4 reviews

Atmosphere 80%

Cleanliness 65%

Facilities 60%

Location 90%

Safety 80%

Staff 70%

Value 80%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • ATM
  • BBQ
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Curfew
  • Lockout
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Big White?

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The ultimate ski in, ski out location in the heart of Big White village. You can ski/ride right to the front door! We have the best and most enjoyable place you can stay at on the mountain. Our staff are knowledgeable, friendly and are from all over the world. We all live on site and many guests choose to spend the entire season with us which creates a unique hostel experience unlike any other. Come and join us this season for the fresh turns and the great people at Urban Retreat hostel.

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Shared Rooms

Basic 10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About The Urban Retreat Hostel

The only hostel in the big white ski resort. We are a fully ski in/ ski out accommodation, located in the heart of the village at one of BC'c premier ski resorts. You will be able to walk out the door and ride down to the lifts, and when you're done you can ski/snowboard straight to the front door. The Urban Retreat hostel prides itself in being a clean and friendly place with fun and helpful staff. The hostel has a respectable, easy going and fun atmosphere in a place so far from reality you will never want to leave. We have weekly events to keep you entertained once the lifts are closed including movie nights, poker nights and the occasional theme night party.

The hostel has a large Kitchen and TV Room both equipped with big screen TV's and updated décor. We provide you with free internet facilities and Wi-Fi as well as a laundry and wax station for your convenience. We have over 100 dorm beds available with each room having between 4 - 10 beds.

Our hostel operates before the ski season mid October through to April. We offer both season long and short term stays. We have over 100 dorm beds available with each room having between 4 - 8 beds as well as a limited number of private rooms.

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Cancellation Policy is 48 hours notice and 1 weeks notice over holiday periods.

Accommodation Information

We have 15 dorm rooms with 4, 8 or 10 beds. 7 private rooms 6 of which have a kitchenette and a double and single bunk bed. Our dorm rooms are separate into mixed, girl's only, weekly stays and season long dorm rooms.
The dorm rooms have linen, lockers, and lots of space for everyone's gear. We also have 2 ski lockers where you are able to store your boards or skis!

Location Information

The hostel is located at Big White ski resort which is 60km's from Kelowna, British Columbia. The largest city in the Okanagan Valley and the third largest city in the province. Kelowna has everything a city should have or that you will need.
Big White is a small village with just enough amenities and entertainment to survive the winter.
Check out Big White's website to see all the hill has to offer and all the local businesses.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.