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Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Sports Facility

Overview of Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University

Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University

2 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
  • Business services
200 King Street N, Waterloo, ON, N2J 2Y7

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity of Waterloo11 min walk
  • Popular LocationClay and Glass15 min walk
  • Popular LocationWaterloo Central Railway Station18 min walk
  • AirportKitchener, ON (YKF-Region of Waterloo Intl.)17 min drive

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About this area

Waterloo

Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University is located in Waterloo. Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics and Earth Sciences Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Max's Golf Centre and Rockway Golf Course. Waterloo Central Railway Station and TheMuseum are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • University of Waterloo - 11 min walk
  • Clay and Glass - 15 min walk
  • Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics - 16 min walk
  • Waterloo Central Railway Station - 18 min walk
  • Waterloo Park - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Kitchener Station - 5 min drive
  • Pearson Intl. Airport (YYZ) - 67 min drive

Restaurants

  • Mozy's Shawarma — 3 min walk
  • Burrito Boyz — 4 min walk
  • Pin Up Arcade Bar — 4 min walk
  • Bhima's Warung — 4 min walk
  • Fat Bastard Burrito Co. — 4 min walk

About this property

Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University

Hostel with free parking, walk to Wilfrid Laurier University
An indoor pool, a fitness center, and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Rooms offer free WiFi and free toiletries.
Air-conditioned accommodations at Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University offer complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include an indoor pool and a fitness center.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express

Property is also known as

Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University Hostel Waterloo
Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University Hostel
Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo
Backpacker College Wilfrid ur
Backpacker College @ Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 1 out of 3 reviews
5 - Excellent 33%
Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 3 reviews
4 - Good 67%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 3 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 3 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 3 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
It was simple, big, lots of space. We had a college apartment style dorm, so it didn't have the amenities of a full service hotel. However, we simply needed a place to stay that was convenient and cost effective.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2018

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Nice affordable student housing with all basic amenities.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2018