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Featured Hostels in Kingston

Backpacker College @ St. Lawrence University
2 out of 5
23 Country Club Dr, Kingston, ON
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Situated in Kingston, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Lake Ontario Park and Kingston Penitentiary. Queen's University and Kingston Waterfront are also within ...

3.3/5 (3 reviews)
Good value for money.

"The hotel was simple and not very close to downtown but it was clean and affordable."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 11, 2018

Backpacker College @ St. Lawrence University
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Motel 6 Kingston, ON
Motel 6 Kingston, ON
2 out of 5
1542 Robinson Court, Kingston, ON
The price is CA $59 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)

"Room was clean, neat and tidy. Bathroom was clean and nicely tiled."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 14, 2020

Motel 6 Kingston, ON
Confederation Place - Hotel
Confederation Place - Hotel
3 out of 5
237 Ontario St, Kingston, ON
The price is CA $113 per night
3.6/5Good! (1,378 reviews)

"Very good location the building is old needs renovation, it wasn’t that clean it was a dead spider in the bathroom for 2 days the room wasn’t that clean but I will give them excuse because of the pandamic Overall I will go back again because of the location"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 1, 2020

Confederation Place - Hotel
Ramada by Wyndham Gananoque Provincial Inn
Ramada by Wyndham Gananoque Provincial Inn
2.5 out of 5
846 King St E, Gananoque, ON
The price is CA $59 per night
3.4/5Good! (995 reviews)

"Stuff was very friendly, they made our stay very comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 7, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Gananoque Provincial Inn
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 Kingston, there are 95 lodging options here to choose from, including hostels. No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
  • Budget prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in Kingston for a lower cost, so you can save your budget for fun things to do. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its historic sites, and the island views create an appealing natural setting.

Hostels in Kingston

While you're deciding on somewhere to stay, check out this top hostel in Kingston:

Backpacker College @ St. Lawrence University - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as laundry facilities. You'll find free toiletries in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Kingston?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're experiencing new places, so here are some stats about the local climate:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 44° F and nighttime temperatures average 7° F
  • April-June: 74° F is the daytime average and 28° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 77° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 61° F during the day and 12° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.46 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Kingston?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Top Sights
  • Leon's Centre
  • Kingston Waterfront
Natural Features
  • Kingston City Park
  • Lake Ontario Park
  • Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area
Cultural Attractions
  • Martello Alley
  • The Grand Theatre
  • Grand Theatre

Generally, Kingston is known for its:

  • Tours
  • Museums
  • Boating
  • Historical sites
  • Baseball
  • Shopping
  • Restaurants
  • Excursions

How to Get to Kingston and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers), 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city center. An alternative is Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.), situated 28 mi (45.1 km) away. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Train stations including Kingston Station and Napanee Station make it easy to explore more of the surrounding area.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Kingston?
By going with a hostel you can spend less on accommodations and set aside more of your trip funds for fun things to do during your vacation. You’ll find local tours and other activities to enjoy, and the island views create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in many forms, but they have a few qualities in common, including budget prices, a social atmosphere, and shared rooms (though many have private options too).
What are the best hostels in Kingston?
Need some guidance on where to stay in Kingston? This hostel is popular: Backpacker College @ St. Lawrence University - Located within a 20-minute walk of Kingston Penitentiary. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities. Rooms come with free toiletries.
What's the seasonal weather like in Kingston?
The weather can be important when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s some information about the seasons: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 64°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 23°F. Average annual rainfall for Kingston is 42 inches.
What is there to see and do in Kingston?
Overall, Kingston is known for its local tours, museums, and boating opportunities. Major attractions include Leon’s Centre, Kingston Waterfront, and Kingston Penitentiary. Get out into nature with places like Lake Ontario Park, Thousand Islands National Park, and Wellesley Island State Park. Cultural attractions include Grand Theatre, The Grand Theatre, and Thousand Islands Playhouse.
What's the best way to get around Kingston?
You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Kingston, ON (YGK-Norman Rogers), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) away. Another option is Watertown, NY (ART-Watertown Intl.), situated 28 mi (45.1 km) away. Once you’re on the ground, you may want to use public transit to get around. To see more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Kingston, ON (XEG-Kingston Train Station), Kingston Station, or Napanee Station.

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