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|Distance to city centre||1,7 km|
|"The location is very good."||(in 139 reviews)|
|"The Free breakfast was great."||(in 42 reviews)|
|"Great freshly backed muffins for breakfast."||(in 7 reviews)|
|"dirty Bathroom & dirty corridor"||(in 27 reviews)|
|"I can’t sleep all night!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"||(in 12 reviews)|
|"No towel provided for showers."||(in 12 reviews)|
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|close to downtown||in 6 reviews|
|coffee and milk||in 9 reviews|
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|free breakfast||in 87 reviews|
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|hall carpets||in 9 reviews|
|kensington market||in 17 reviews|
|muffins and fresh fruit||in 9 reviews|
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|peanut butter||in 16 reviews|
|restaurants and bars||in 21 reviews|
|room was freezing heater||in 11 reviews|
|second night of my stay||in 34 reviews|
|shared bathroom||in 74 reviews|
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|toronto||in 7 reviews|
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|young people||in 4 reviews|
Location was great, staff was polite.
Uncomfortable logistics of washrooms, noisy doors and springs are too tight (hard to open doors hence they slam).
Location, staff, facilities available
Not the most comfortable beds in the world, but it was a good clean hostel in a fab location.
location is ok
dirty, weird smell, poor breakfast
Staff were very understanding and and patient with accommodating our needs even with frustration everyone has a great attitude and works well with customers I appreciate the re entry when locked out .to the man who helped on the phone if I knew who you were I think I'd have been more understand no one told me, they said it was a sec guard appreciate the patience and hope your having a wonderful holidays .cheers
Clean great staff good people great area
College Backpackers is a budget accommodation located in Toronto, Ontario. It is located less than two miles from the Toronto Island Airport, it also provides easy access to other things that guests will want to see and do in the city. Pearson International Airport is 11 miles away and Queen’s Park can be reached in 14 minutes on foot. Kensington Market is just four minutes away by foot, and the Blue Banana Market is even closer. For those interested in a little R&R, the VRPlayin entertainment center is in walking distance.
There are 48 guestrooms on property, and all of them are nonsmoking. Guests will be able to choose between single, double, and dormitory rooms to fit their needs and the size of their group. Note that this is a hostel-like property with minimal amenities, but plenty of affordability. Rooms offer air conditioning and bedding. Note that the bathrooms here are shared. Some of the rooms offer balconies that overlook the surrounding area, as well.
The property itself offers additional benefits and amenities. Guests will find a shared kitchen where they can make food. There’s also a shared lounge and TV watching area for communal enjoyment. Complimentary breakfast is served each morning, and there is free high-speed Internet access.
Guests will need to venture out to find lunch and dinner. Thankfully, there are plenty of options, including Seven Lives, which serves up contemporary food. Ramen Isshin offers Asian food, while The Burgernator delivers American-style fast food. Mother’s Dumplings offers Chinese cuisine, as well.
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FAQs when booking at Kensington College Backpackers
Where is Kensington College Backpackers located?
Kensington College Backpackers is located at 280 Augusta Avenue in Downtown, 1,7 km from the centre of Toronto. Kensington Market is the closest landmark to Kensington College Backpackers.
When is check-in time and check-out time at Kensington College Backpackers?
Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Kensington College Backpackers.
Does Kensington College Backpackers offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, Kensington College Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.
Does Kensington College Backpackers offer free parking?
No, Kensington College Backpackers does not offer free parking.
Does Kensington College Backpackers offer free airport shuttle service?
No, Kensington College Backpackers does not offer free airport shuttle service.
How far is Kensington College Backpackers from the airport?
Kensington College Backpackers is 3 km from Toronto Island.
Can you bring pets to Kensington College Backpackers?
No, pets are not allowed at Kensington College Backpackers.
Does Kensington College Backpackers have a pool?
No, Kensington College Backpackers does not have a pool on-site.
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Most popular landmarks
- Kensington Market 323 m
- University of Toronto 0,9 km
- Art Gallery Of Ontario 0,9 km
- Royal Ontario Museum 1,4 km
- TIFF Bell Lightbox 1,5 km
- Princess of Wales Theatre 1,6 km
|Toronto Island||3 km|
|Toronto Pearson Intl||17,5 km|
|Toronto Union - Bus||1,5 km|
|Toronto Union Station||2,2 km|