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Hamilton Guesthouse at the Pring
2 out of 5
158 Mary Street, Hamilton, ON
The price is CA $49 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2

Located in Central Hamilton, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Theatre Aquarius and FirstOntario Centre. Hamilton Convention Centre and Mohawk College ...

3.8/5Good! (103 reviews)

"The room was very clean and checking in and out was very easy. The shuttle to the airport was also on time"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 30, 2020

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Sandman Hotel Hamilton

Sandman Hotel Hamilton

3.5 out of 5
560 Centennial Parkway North, Hamilton, ON
The price is CA $105 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2
4.3/5Excellent! (1,210 reviews)

"Great staff and a quiet room. It's the first hotel I think of when traveling to Hamilton."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 25, 2021

Sandman Hotel Hamilton
Visitors Inn

Visitors Inn

3.5 out of 5
649 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON
The price is CA $109 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.4/5Wonderful! (987 reviews)

"The room was nice with the jetted tub i like how its clean anf the windows open for fresh air"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 26, 2021

Visitors Inn
Waterfront Hotel Downtown Burlington

Waterfront Hotel Downtown Burlington

3 out of 5
2020 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON
The price is CA $98 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.3/5Excellent! (990 reviews)

"The parking lot was not ploughed by the time we had to leave. We had to trudge through very deep snow"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 18, 2021

Waterfront Hotel Downtown Burlington
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Hamilton, there are 139 accommodation options here to pick from, including hostels. These dorm-style accommodations come in quite a few shapes and sizes, but all of them have three main things in common:

  • Budget prices
  • A social setting
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)

By staying at a hostel in Hamilton, you can spend less on lodging and save more of your money for sightseeing during your vacation. You can check out the museums and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.

Hostels in Hamilton

Still deciding where to stay in Hamilton? This hostel is popular:

Hamilton Guesthouse - Located within a 20-minute walk of FirstOntario Centre and Hamilton Convention Centre. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. You'll find hair dryers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Hamilton?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're experiencing new places, so here's a little information that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while February and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 47° F and nighttime temperatures average 14° F
  • April-June: 81° F is the daytime average and 41° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 84° F and nighttime averages are around 47° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 66° F during the day and 18° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 0.87 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Hamilton?

Depending on what interests you, you might like these places:

Top Sights
  • FirstOntario Centre
  • Royal Botanical Gardens
  • African Lion Safari
Natural Features
  • Bayfront Park
  • Pier 4 Park
  • Chedoke Falls
Cultural Attractions
  • Hamilton Place Theatre
  • Art Gallery of Hamilton
  • Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum

Generally, Hamilton is known for its:

  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Historical sites
  • Live music
  • Waterfalls
  • Theater
  • Art
  • Cultural attractions
  • Restaurants

How to Get to Hamilton and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in Hamilton, ON (YHM-John C. Munro Hamilton Intl.), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) away from the city center. Another option is Kitchener, ON (YKF-Region of Waterloo Intl.), situated 29.3 mi (47.1 km) away. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit to get around. To explore more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Hamilton GO Centre, Burlington Aldershot Station, or Grimsby Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Hamilton?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save more for fun things to do. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its museums, and the waterfalls create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), low prices, and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Hamilton?
While you’re deciding on a place to stay, take a look at this top hostel in Hamilton: Hamilton Guesthouse at the Pring - Located within a 20-minute walk of FirstOntario Centre and Hamilton Convention Centre. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find towels, showers, and hair dryers in all rooms.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Hamilton?
Good weather’s always better when you’re discovering new places, so here are some stats that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 67°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 27°F. Average annual precipitation for Hamilton is 26 inches.
What is there to see and do in Hamilton?
Generally, Hamilton is known for its museums, historical sites, and live music. Major attractions include FirstOntario Centre, African Lion Safari, and Royal Botanical Gardens. Get out into nature with places like Pier 4 Park, Albion Falls, and Ball’s Falls Conservation Area. Cultural attractions include Hamilton Place Theatre, Theatre Aquarius, and Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Hamilton while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Hamilton in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is John C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) away. An alternative is Pearson Intl. Airport (YYZ), situated 32.1 mi (51.7 km) away. Once you’ve arrived, you may want to make use of public transit. To explore more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Hamilton GO Centre, West Harbour Station, or Aldershot Station.

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