Halifax Backpackers Hostel

Gottingen St, Halifax, Canada

2 Reviews

Enter dates for best prices
Compare best prices from top travel partners
HostelBookers.com

81%

Satisfaction Very Good
Excellent
60%
39
Very Good
15%
10
Average
6%
4
Poor
6%
4
Terrible
12%
8

N/A

Value Score No Data

Show Prices

Good For Business
  • Families75
  • Couples25
  • Solo80
  • Business100
  • King_Golo's Profile Photo

    An alternative way to stay in Halifax

    by

    Halifax's Backpacker's Hostel is located conveniently in Gottingen Street close to the Citadel Hill. It's an interestingly decorated place with steep and narrow stairs and hallways. Everybody there is very friendly and very alternative. Internet can be used for free, the rooms are clean and the breakfast (self-made banana muffins!!!) is great. All in all a good and cheap place to stay when in Halifax.

    Unique Quality: banana muffins!

    Directions: central Halifax, close to Citadel Hill

  • richiecdisc's Profile Photo

    looked like a cool place to stay....

    by

    Actually, we had a reservation for this place but we were more or less chased by Hurricane Juan into town three days earlier than expected so it was full when we arrived. It looked like a very cool place and the neighborhood was interesting too, with a great African restaurant right up the street. It might be a bit dodgy at night but during the day, it looked like a great place to hang out and really, it's not far from the historic center anyway. Dorm space was CAN$ 20 and doubles were CAN$ 50.

    Unique Quality: I guess if I had to do this all over again, I would reserve a room at the YHA hostel at 1253 Barrington Street. It is a more convenient location for sightseeing and especially for going out at night. In fact, it's right across the street from the best brewpub in town, The Henry House (another Granite Brewery location). Details for the hostel at http://www.hihostels.ca/ but similarly priced as the Halifax Backpackers place.

    Directions: Gottingen is right off the Citadel area and is a cool if funky part of town.

Comments

Popular Hotels in Halifax

The Prince George Hotel

Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

1725 Market Street, Halifax

Show Prices

Cambridge Suites Hotel

Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

1583 Brunswick Street, Halifax

Show Prices

Waverley Inn

1266 Barrington Street, Halifax

Show Prices

Marriott Halifax Harbourfront

Hotel Class 4.5 out of 5 stars

1919 Upper Water Street, (formerly Casino Nova Scotia), Halifax

Show Prices

View all Halifax hotels

View all Halifax hotels

Latest Halifax hotel reviews

Country Inn & Suites Dartmouth
111 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Mar 23, 2014
Westin Nova Scotian
872 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Marriott Halifax Harbourfront
505 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 15, 2014
Oak Island Resort & Spa
182 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 3, 2014
Waverley Inn
299 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 18, 2014
Halliburton House Inn
221 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Mar 10, 2014
Howard Johnson Hotel Halifax
457 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Garden View Bed & Breakfast
1 Review & Opinion
Cambridge Suites Hotel
683 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Delta Barrington
279 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 10, 2014
The Prince George Hotel
622 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 16, 2014
Dalhousie University Dorm Rooms
3 Reviews & Opinions
Quality Inn Halifax Airport
223 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 14, 2014
Four Points By Sheraton Halifax
335 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 1, 2014

 Halifax Backpackers Hostel

We've found that other people looking for this hotel also know it by these names:

Halifax Backpackers Hotel Halifax

Address: Gottingen St, Halifax, Canada