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Halifax Backpackers Hostel

2193 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Canada

Your home away from home centrally located on Gottngen St, the city's hippiest, multicultural neightbourhood. Read more

70% Overall Rating 22 out of 30 customers would recommend this property based on 30 reviews

Atmosphere 74%

Cleanliness 52%

Facilities 64%

Location 66%

Safety 71%

Staff 83%

Value 74%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 4.06USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 12:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Halifax?

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Your home away from home centrally located on Gottngen St, the city's hippiest, multicultural neightbourhood. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Halifax Backpackers

WE ARE IN A NEIGHBOURHOOD THAT HAS MANY BARS AND WE HAVE DJS ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHTS, IT IS LOUD IN THE BUILDING UNTIL 2 AM. The vibe is wonderful and it is an exceptional way to meet locals and hear very diverse entertainment. :)
We are the cheapest hostel in Halifax, we are $10 cheaper then our competition and we don't charge any add on fees with the exception of a $5 charge for check ins after reception hours.
Come check out the amazing vibe in attached alteregos cafe and bar. We have the cheapest local pint in Halifax. Djs on Friday and Sat. Live music/ jam night on Thursday. IT IS LOUD IN AREA ON FRI AND SAT UNTIL 2AM. We are across the road from the Company house bar and we have a busy bar onsite. Guests are asked to make a donation to the dj but get free access to all shows.
Our hostel is conveniantly located north of downtown Halifax, only 5 minutes walk to the waterfront and all the other major amenities. Halifax Backpackers is committed to the diverse indie community we reside in. We have live music venues and second hand stores. We believe in inexpensive backpacking and communal experiences. We provide Free linens, free Internet and wireless, Free towels and free information.

We have created a friendly, personal atmosphere based on our own travel experiences. We are the only hostel that provides insider local information (because we are locals!).

We offer private and dormitory rooms at very reasonable prices. For your convenience we have an onsite organic fairtrade cafe and book exchange. We also have Friday night BBQs making it easy to meet other travellers. Tuesday night is 'Ultimate frisbee' night.
You will experience Halifax and what it is really about and leave with new friends and ideas :)

Halifax Backpackers exemplifies the grass roots community spirit that makes Halifax worth visiting.

Hours 8am - 8pm (Please call to make arrangements outside of these hours. The telephone number will be given after booking.)

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day 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.