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Featured Hostels in Montreal

Samesun Montreal Central
2 out of 5
1586 Saint-Hubert, Montreal, QC
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The price is CA $54 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 13

Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and St. Denis Theatre. The Underground City and Place des Arts are also ...

4.2/5Very Good! (220 reviews)

"It’s the best mix of a hotel and a hostel I’ve ever stayed at. The room is nice and well setup. I appreciated the small things like having a desk, a desk lamp and a proper bathroom rug! The only thing that I didn’t like was having to go to the lobby to get boiling water for tea. Since there’s already ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 8, 2020

Samesun Montreal Central
M Montreal
2 out of 5
1245 Rue Saint-André, Montreal, QC
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The price is CA $110 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28

Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and St. Denis Theatre. Old Port of Montreal and Notre Dame Basilica ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (372 reviews)

"This comfortable and modern property is a charming spot for people looking for a energetic accommodations. The staff is very friendly and inviting, they take the time to make sure your stay is perfect."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 23, 2020

M Montreal
Auberge Alternative du Vieux-Montréal - Hostel
2 out of 5
358 rue Saint-Pierre, Montreal, QC
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The price is CA $58 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28

Located in Old Montreal, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of The Underground City, Palais des congres de Montreal and Old Port. Notre Dame Basilica and ...

4/5Very Good! (97 reviews)

"It’s an awesome place with affordable price in the middle of the downtown Montreal and near to the old port."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 12, 2020

Auberge Alternative du Vieux-Montréal - Hostel

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HI Montreal Hostel
2 out of 5
1030, Mackay Street, Montreal, QC
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The price is CA $82 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28

Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bell Centre and Christ Church Cathedral. Notre Dame Basilica and Saint Joseph's Oratory are also ...

4.1/5Very Good! (274 reviews)

"I really recommend everyone nice @ this place it’s near everything"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 26, 2019

HI Montreal Hostel
Hostel Gîte du Plateau Mont-Royal
2 out of 5
185 rue Sherbrooke Est, Montreal, QC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $73 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28

Located in Plateau Mont Royal, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street, The Underground City and St. Denis Theatre. McGill University ...

4/5Very Good! (169 reviews)

"Great location, friendly staff and roof terrace is perfect. Very clean. Will definitely come back !"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 12, 2020

Hostel Gîte du Plateau Mont-Royal
Auberge L'Apéro
2 out of 5
1425 Mackay, Suite 2, Montreal, QC
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Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is steps away from Concordia University Sir George Williams Campus and Sainte-Catherine Street. Montreal Museum of Fine Arts ...

3.6/5Good! (106 reviews)

"The place was close to everything. Shopping food coffee metro (subway)"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 5, 2020

Auberge L'Apéro
Residences UQAM Ouest
1.5 out of 5
2100 rue St-Urbain, Montreal, QC
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Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of The Underground City and Sainte-Catherine Street. McGill University and Place des Arts are also ...

3/5 (523 reviews)

"Dead bugs, no A/C, rude front desk employees. Generally negative experience."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 13, 2019

Residences UQAM Ouest
Alexandrie Montreal
2 out of 5
1750 rue Amerst, Montreal, QC
The price is CA $80 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2

Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Place des Arts, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Mount Royal Park and Parc Jean-Drapeau. Montreal Botanical ...

3.9/5Very Good! (24 reviews)

"Very well located, friendly place. Great when you are travelling on a budget."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 16, 2019

Alexandrie Montreal
Spacious Private Bedroom Close to Downtown Montreal
2180 Rue de la Visitation, 3, Montreal, QC
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Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and St. Denis Theatre. McGill University and Old Port of Montreal are ...

Spacious Private Bedroom Close to Downtown Montreal
Magnificent Private Bedroom Near Downtown Montreal
2180 Rue de la Visitation, 1, Montreal, QC
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Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and St. Denis Theatre. McGill University and Old Port of Montreal are ...

Magnificent Private Bedroom Near Downtown Montreal
Near Downtown Montreal+fastwifi+private Bathroomprivate Room
2180 Rue de la Visitation, 6, Montreal, QC
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Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and St. Denis Theatre. McGill University and Old Port of Montreal are ...

3/5 (1 review)

"Honestly everything was nice, except the fridge didn’t work. Put in ice cream thinking it wasn’t going to melt, only for us to notice afterwards and the ice cream get all mushy"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 16, 2020

Near Downtown Montreal+fastwifi+private Bathroomprivate Room
Auberge YWCA
2 out of 5
1355 Boul René-Levesque Ouest, Montreal, QC
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Located in Ville-Marie, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and The Underground City. Bell Centre and Montreal Museum of Fine Arts ...

4.2/5Excellent! (334 reviews)
Good stay

"As expected. Great value! Clean and comfortable. a bit noisy in the morning."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

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Hotel Bonaventure Montreal

Hotel Bonaventure Montreal

4 out of 5
900 rue De La Gauchetiere West, Montreal, QC
The price is CA $139 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.3/5Excellent! (4,084 reviews)

"Always a good experience but the bartender Dennis definitely made our trip with exceptional service :)"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 14, 2020

Hotel Bonaventure Montreal
Hotel Birks Montreal

Hotel Birks Montreal

5 out of 5
1240 rue du Square Phillips, Montreal, QC
The price is CA $234 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.7/5Exceptional! (809 reviews)

"Beautiful decor and the staff went all out to make sure our stay comfortable and pleasant"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 23, 2020

Hotel Birks Montreal
Hôtel Ruby Foo's

Hôtel Ruby Foo's

3.5 out of 5
7655 Decarie boulevard, Montreal, QC
The price is CA $110 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 27
4.2/5Excellent! (941 reviews)

"We had a great stay! Friendly staff. Free parking. Clean and Covid friendly. Good location. Not far from walking areas in town of Mount Royal . Nice room.will stay there again and would recommend!"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 21, 2020

Hôtel Ruby Foo's
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in Montreal, one of the 13 hostels here could be a great option. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all have the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social environment

Hostels are a great way to stay in Montreal for a good value, so you can save more for exploring. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its museums and art galleries.

Hostels in Montreal

Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks have the best reviews from our guests and could be a good place to look first:

M Montreal - Located within a 5-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and University of Quebec-Montreal. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a nightclub. Rooms come with free toiletries and desks.

Auberge YWCA - Located within a 5-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and The Underground City. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find showers and TVs in all rooms.

Samesun Montreal Central - Located within a 5-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and University of Quebec-Montreal. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a bar. You'll find towels, free toiletries, and linens in all rooms.

HI Montreal Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Lucien L'Allier Station and Montreal Lucien-L'Allier Station. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant. Rooms come with showers.

Auberge Alternative du Vieux-Montréal - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of The Underground City. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. You'll find showers, free toiletries, and hair dryers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Montreal?

The weather can be a big factor when you're discovering new places, so here's some information that might be helpful:

  • 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 4° F
  • April-June: 79° F is the daytime average and 26° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 81° F and nighttime averages are around 43° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 63° F during the day and 11° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.42 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Montreal?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might enjoy these places:

Top Sights
  • The Underground City
  • Christ Church Cathedral
  • Sainte-Catherine Street
Natural Features
  • Mount Royal Park
  • Montreal Botanical Garden
  • Parc Jean-Drapeau
Cultural Attractions
  • Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
  • Biosphere
  • Montreal Biodome

Generally, Montreal is known for its:

  • Architecture
  • Museums
  • Art
  • Live music
  • Theater
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Cafés

How to Get to Montreal and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Montreal, QC (YHU-St. Hubert), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Montreal, QC (YUL-Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.), which is 9.3 mi (15 km) away. When you're out and about, you may want to make use of public transit. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Square Victoria Station, McGill Station, and Bonaventure Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Montreal Central Station, Montreal Lucien-L'Allier Station, or Montreal Vendome Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Montreal?
By going with a hostel you can spend less on lodging and save more of your money for sightseeing during your stay. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its museums and art galleries.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget-friendly prices, and a social environment.
What are the best hostels in Montreal?
Ready to book a hostel? These options have the best reviews from our guests and could be a good place to look first: Samesun Montreal Central - Located within a 5-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and St. Denis Theatre. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with towels, free toiletries, and lockers. M Montreal - Located within a 5-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a nightclub. Rooms come with free toiletries, TVs, and coffee/tea makers. Auberge Alternative du Vieux-Montréal - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of The Underground City. Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and laundry facilities. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries, and hair dryers. HI Montreal Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Lucien L’Allier Station. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant. Rooms come with towels and showers. Hostel Gîte du Plateau Mont-Royal - Located within a 10-minute walk of Sainte-Catherine Street and The Underground City. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as a rooftop terrace. You’ll find towels, showers, and desks in all rooms.
How many hostels will I be able to find in Montreal?
If you’re hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Montreal, one of Expedia’s 19 hostels could be a great option for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Montreal?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re experiencing new places, so here are some stats about the seasons: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 21°F. The snowiest months in Montreal are January, February, December, and November, with each month seeing an average of 21 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Montreal?
In general, Montreal is known for its architecture, museums, and art. Major attractions include Sainte-Catherine Street, Bell Centre, and Notre Dame Basilica. Get out into nature with places like Montreal Botanical Garden, Mount Royal Park, and Parc Jean-Drapeau. Cultural attractions include Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Place des Arts, and St. Denis Theatre.
What's the best way to get to and around Montreal while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Montreal in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl. Airport (YUL), 9.3 mi (15 km) away. An alternative is Montreal, QC (YHU-St. Hubert), situated 6.8 mi (10.9 km) away. When you’re out and about, you may want to use public transit to get around. You can access metro transit at Square Victoria Station, McGill Station, and Bonaventure Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Montreal Central Station, Lucien L’Allier Station, or Montreal Vendome Station.

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