- Free Wi-Fi
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Bicycle Hire
- Bicycle Parking
- Book Exchange
- Breakfast Not Included
- Card Phones
- Common Room
- Free Internet Access
- Games Room
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Pool Table
- Safe Deposit Box
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels for hire
Check-in / Check-out
Earliest check-in: 00:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00
- Credit Cards Accepted
- No Curfew
Group of 15 or more traveling to Vancouver Island?
About HI Cumberland, Riding Fool Hostel
Come and stay with us in Cumberland on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Our hostel is located in the historic Tarbells building, a heritage edifice from the late 1800s.
Our goal at the Riding Fool Hostel is to provide quality accommodation to the independent traveller in a fun, safe, and social environment. There's always a lot of activities to take part in whether it's summer or winter. So come join the fun!
Full common kitchen and BBQ
Large common room with woodstove and free pool table
Full knowledge of surrounding area including trails of Cumberland, Forbidden Plateau, and Mt. Washington (24 minutes to lodge)
Cruiser bikes for rent
Bike shop and cafe on premises
We are Tourism BC Approved!
The Riding Fool Hostel offers a 6-person men's dorm, a 6-person women's dorm, and a 12-person co-ed dorm.
All rooms have storage lockers (please bring your own lock) and each bed is equipped with a reading light.
The Riding Fool Hostel
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Cumberland is a small town with plenty of character and The Riding Fool is well-situated in the middle of it. We have:
- Excellent pubs across the road
- Art galleries down the street
- Mt. Washington a short drive away
- Rock climbing and swimming in the nearby Comox Lake
- World-class mountain biking and hiking trails just steps from the front door
The Riding Fool Hostel is an ideal base for your BC adventure!
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.