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Hostel | 455 Cumberland St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada -

92.9% Overall Rating

87 out of 89 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (20/08/2015)

berenice laguna thinks…

"It feels like a house, also is very clean big rooms, and only few people staying. The location is excellent just near byward market and the parliament!"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • BBQ area
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Tax of 13%, not included in the rates shown online. Late arrivals (after 11pm) will not be accepted. Check In is located right next door at the Swiss Hotel.

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Street View


No matter where you are arriving from, we are easy to find.
Because of our ideal downtown core location, consider leaving the car at home. Attractions are in walking distance from the Inn. You'll save money and the environment too!

From the BUS station: Bus cost $3.45
Take bus #4 (Downtown) to the Rideau Centre and walk 3 min. to 455 Cumberland. Alternatively, $13 taxi or 45 minute walks. If coming from Montreal, ask driver before boarding bus to drop you off at University of Ottawa (2 minute walk to 455 Cumberland)

BY CAR: Toronto/Montreal via Highway 417
417 exit Nicholas Street. Continue to Laurier Ave - turn right. Turn left off Laurier onto Cumberland. Barefoot is on your right side on Cumberland Street.

From the VIA TRAIN station:
Take any bus #95 going downtown to University of Ottawa or MacKenzie King Bridge and walk 2 min. to Barefoot Hostel. Alternatively, $15 taxi or 1 hour walk.

From the AIRPORT: Bus cost $3.00
Take bus #97 (Kanata) to MacKenzie King Bridge. Walk 2 blocks east. Alternatively, $35 taxi or $15 airport shuttle bus to Les Suites Hotel (two minute walk from hotel).
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