Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.)15 min drive
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Sorry, this property is temporarily unavailable Nov 1, 2020 - Jan 31, 2022.
About this area
HI Ottawa Jail Hostel is located in Sandy Hill, a neighborhood in Ottawa, and is in the city center. Vincent Massey Park and Camp Fortune are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Rideau Centre and Byward Market Square. Elgin Street and Museum of Nature are also worth visiting.
Ottawa, ON (XDS-Ottawa Train Station) - 5 min drive
Bayview Station - 5 min drive
Ottawa International Airport (YOW) - 15 min drive
Bazille — 3 min walk
Smoke's Poutinerie — 3 min walk
3brothers shawarma & poutine — 3 min walk
Freshii — 4 min walk
Tim Hortons — 4 min walk
About this property
HI Ottawa Jail Hostel
Ottawa hostel in Sandy Hill with 24-hour front desk
Self parking, concierge services, and dry cleaning are available at this smoke-free hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a computer station are onsite. Rooms offer free WiFi and showers.
HI Ottawa Jail Hostel offers 30 accommodations. This Ottawa hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Renovations and closures
This property is closed from November 1 2020 to January 31 2022 (dates subject to change).
Staffed front desk
Pets not allowed
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are not available
Property payment types
Guests who do not present a Hostelling International membership card will be charged CAD 5 extra per bed and CAD 10 extra per private room, payable to the hostel.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
Self parking fee: CAD 12 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
We should mention
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
Property is also known as
HI Ottawa Jail Hostel
HI Ottawa Jail
Hi Ottawa Jail Hotel Ottawa
HI Ottawa Jail Hostel Ottawa
HI Ottawa Jail Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
HI Ottawa Jail Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Ottawa
Frequently asked questions
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
Self parking is available for CAD 12 per day.
Check-in is from 3 PM - anytime.
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Located in Sandy Hill, this hostel is steps from Ottawa Art Gallery, Department of National Defense, and University of Ottawa. Rideau Centre and Shaw Centre are also within 5 minutes.
Yes, HI Ottawa Jail Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to HI Ottawa Jail Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
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