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Reviews of Lead Dog Backpackers

Hostel | 5051 5th Ave, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada Y1A 1K9

84.1% Overall Rating

10 out of 12 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (20/07/2014)

"Incredibly kind owner makes this stay worthwhile. Safe, clean, kind - what else could you ask for?"

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

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84.1%

Overall Rating

10 out of 12 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Lead Dog Backpackers'

Atmosphere
81.7%
Location
85.0%
Facilities
80.0%
Cleanliness
86.7%
Staff
93.3%
Value
78.3%
Safety
83.3%
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Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 40% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 20%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

24 August 2014

Liked: The fire Pit in the garden

Disliked: The Place itself was Not really clean. Especially the bathrooms, even after the daily cleaning. And you have the ask for everything. Towells, dishes, and so on. The staff seemend overstraind.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

20 July 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Incredibly kind owner makes this stay worthwhile. Safe, clean, kind - what else could you ask for?

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

28 July 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Fun place! Ollie was great :)

Disliked: Nothing to dislike

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

CHIEN HSIN LIN

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

23 July 2013

Liked: location.

Disliked: too crowded

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

19 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The fellow travellers I met were great. The bunk bed was comfy and the linen clean.

Disliked: The kitchen, eating and lounge areas were quite small and there were no lockers in which to put ones belongings in - even though keys were provided 'guests' tended to leave rooms open;

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

29 July 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean with friendly staff. Free WIFI and a nice kitchen and laundry.

Disliked: You have to pay a $5 deposit for keys and another $5 for plates and cutlery.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Pablo Andrade

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

10 July 2012 Pablo would recommend this property

Liked: Good price for 4-bed dorm. It's a house w/bunks inside each room, has a home-feel w/living room, easy to meet people, free towel, good wifi connection, and close to downtown via foot voyage.

Disliked: Pablo left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Michael Legin

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

01 November 2011 Michael would recommend this property

Liked: Great rooms, felt secure and excellent atmosphere.

Disliked: I don't have any complaints.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Work / volunteering

06 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: all

Disliked: no