Hi Ottawa Jail Hostel

75 Nicholas Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada
+1 613 235 2595

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8.1

Excellent
based on 3,235 reviews
Hi Ottawa Jail Hostel - Ottawa, ON, Canada
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 1.2 km
Location rating 9.3

Rooms

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Double Rooms

C$ 88+

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C$ 88 per night
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Double bed
C$ 95 per night

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  • Okay
    Sep. 2019
    5.4

    They threw out my shoes and 2 shirts

  • Excellent
    Sep. 2019
    9.2

    The staff was very friendly and helpful.

  • Excellent
    Sep. 2019
    10.0

    The place itself is awesome to tour it... its a jail! breakfast was good. location is in the middle of the most of attractions in downtown.

    bread toaster, it was slow, people were standing next to it awaiting for minutes to get the bread ready

  • Good
    Sep. 2019
    6.3

    Kind staff

    Windows and showers need renovation - fixing

  • Good
    Sep. 2019
    8.0

    The Hostel has a perfect location and offers free and cheap activities every day. Staff speaks both english and french and are very helpful. Always nice to go there :)

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About

Overview

With a stay at HI Ottawa Jail Hostel, you'll be centrally located in Ottawa, within a 5-minute walk of Rideau Centre and Shaw Centre. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a computer station, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.1 Excellent

based on 3,235 reviews

9.5

WiFi

9.3

Location

4.3

Amenities

3.4

Comfort

Things to Know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service

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3:00 PM

Check out

11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Complimentary breakfast
Free Wi-Fi
ATM on-site
Concierge service
Bicycle rental
No smoking
Air-conditioned
24hr front desk
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Hiking
Library
Business centre
Laundry facilities
Laundry service
Free Internet
Pets not allowed
Parking (surcharge)
Grill
Babysitting or child care

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Shaw Centre 219 m
  • University of Ottawa 0.5 km
  • National War Memorial 0.5 km
  • Bytown Museum 0.7 km
  • Notre-Dame Cathedral Basilica 0.8 km
  • Parliament Hill 0.8 km

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