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Up The Creek Backpacker's Lodge

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Overview of Up The Creek Backpacker's Lodge

Up The Creek Backpacker's Lodge

1.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchen
1261 Roberts Creek Road, Roberts Creek, BC, V0N 2W2

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMount Elphinstone Provincial Park5 min drive
  • Popular LocationChapman Creek Hatchery8 min drive
  • Popular LocationSechelt Visitor Centre11 min drive
  • AirportVancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.)110 min drive

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About this area

Roberts Creek

Located in Roberts Creek, Up The Creek Backpacker's Lodge is near the beach. Sechelt Golf and Country Club and Langdale Ferry Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Mount Elphinstone Provincial Park and Soames Hill Park. Don't miss out on a visit to Chapman Creek Hatchery. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing and ski equipment rentals, or check out other outdoor activities such as sledding and snowshoeing. Guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Mount Elphinstone Provincial Park - 5 min drive
  • Chapman Creek Hatchery - 8 min drive
  • Dakota Ridge - 11 min drive
  • Sechelt Visitor Centre - 11 min drive
  • Sunshine Coast Museum and Archives - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Vancouver International Airport (YVR) - 110 min drive


  • Sharkey's Fish Locker — 8 min walk
  • Gumboot — 15 min walk
  • Strait Coffee — 5 min drive
  • Wobbly Canoe — 7 min drive
  • Sheer Bliss Bakery Cafe — 9 min drive

About this property

Up The Creek Backpacker's Lodge

Hostel in Roberts Creek with free parking
A microwave in a common area, a refrigerator in a common area, and free use of bicycles are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include an arcade/game room, a library, and multilingual staff. All 4 rooms offer refrigerators and microwaves.
Up The Creek Backpacker's Lodge offers 4 accommodations with shared/communal kitchens. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized refrigerators/freezers and microwaves. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Free bicycle rentals

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Full-sized refrigerator
  • Microwave


  • Library
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • Communal living room
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Cleaning supplies
  • Coffee grinder
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Toaster


  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

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Check-in from 4 PM - 10 PM


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets allowed for an extra charge of CAD $10 per pet, per stay
1 per room
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: CAD $10 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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 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 credit cards, debit cards, and cash

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Up Creek Backpacker's B&B Roberts Creek
Up Creek Backpacker's B&B
Up Creek Backpacker's Roberts Creek
Up Creek Backpacker's Lodge Roberts Creek
Up Creek Backpacker's Lodge
Up The Creek Backpacker's Lodge Roberts Creek
Up The Creek Backpacker's Lodge Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

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Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 20 out of 38 reviews
5 - Excellent 53%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 38 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 38 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 38 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 38 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
Highly recommended place
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family, Business traveller
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities
Washrooms sharing not ideals and limited use of kitchen microwave
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Make you feel like home
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Sooo lovely!
Such a lovely spot! Welcoming, clean and would return again in a heartbeat!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020