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Kensington College Backpackers

280 Augusta Avenue, Toronto, ON M5T 2L9, Canada
+1 416 929 4777

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rate per night

6.4

Good
based on 1,044 reviews
Kensington College Backpackers - Toronto, ON, Canada
Wed 23/6
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Thu 24/6
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Value for money

6.2

Distance to city centre

1.7 km

Location rating

8.0

Rooms available at Kensington College Backpackers

Wed 23/6
Thu 24/6

Double rooms

$75+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
$75
Unknown
$82
Unknown
$90

Standard rooms

$37+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
$37

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great location in 293 reviews
bed room in 227 reviews
room was not cleaned in 175 reviews
staff was friendly in 137 reviews
free breakfast in 133 reviews
many people in 71 reviews
toilet paper in 31 reviews
amount of money in 29 reviews
kensington market in 22 reviews
close to public transport in 20 reviews
peanut butter in 19 reviews
toronto in 14 reviews
uncomfortable beds in 14 reviews
close to everything in 11 reviews
bad smell in 10 reviews
muffins and fresh fruit in 10 reviews
dry your hands in 7 reviews
young people in 7 reviews
hostel is not good in 3 reviews
  • Excellent
    Apr 2019
    10.0

    It is in a really good location, you can walk around and see lot of things

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About Kensington College Backpackers

Overview

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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Features

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

6.4 Good

based on 1,044 reviews

5.9

Cleanliness

5.8

Comfort

4.2

Facilities

3.0

Food

Check in

14:00

Check out

11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities at Kensington College Backpackers

Computer use available
Free Wi-Fi
Business centre
Internet
Linens
Concierge service
Towels
Currency exchange on-site
Fire extinguisher
Flat-screen TV
Laundry service
Shared bathroom
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge/TV area
Smoke alarms
Hardwood or parquet floors
Shared toilet
Heating
Shower
Bicycle hire
Physical distancing in dining areas
Physical distancing rules
First-aid kit
Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
Socket near the bed
Key card access
CCTV in common areas
CCTV outside property
No smoking
Balcony
Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
Parking
Hairdryer
Lockers
Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
Cable or satellite TV
Carbon monoxide detector
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
Air-conditioned
Toilet
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
Toilet paper
Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
City view
Towels/sheets (extra fee)
Dustbins
TV
Upper floors accessible by stairs
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
Designated smoking area
Kitchenette
Private parking
Storage available

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Kensington Market323 m
  • University of Toronto0.9 km
  • Royal Ontario Museum1.4 km
  • Princess of Wales Theatre1.6 km

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