5 Hostels in Ottawa, Canada

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Ottawa, Canada. You can choose from 5 Ottawa hostels. In total, there are 10 cheap places to stay in Ottawa such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $27 for a dorm.

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Ottawa Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Ottawa, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Ottawa


(Ottawa Backpackers Inn is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Ottawa

Oh no, zero party hostels here!

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Ottawa for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Get to know Ottawa (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Ottawa here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Prescott Prescott (79 Km / 49 mi.)
Gracefield Gracefield (81 Km / 51 mi.)
Brockville Brockville (91 Km / 57 mi.)
Davidson Davidson (97 Km / 61 mi.)
Lansdowne Lansdowne (111 Km / 69 mi.)
Mont-Tremblant Mont-Tremblant (124 Km / 77 mi.)
Redwood Redwood (124 Km / 77 mi.)

FAQ about Ottawa Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Ottawa. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Ottawa. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Ottawa Hostels

A hostel in Ottawa costs on average $27 for a dorm. A hostel in Ottawa with private rooms costs on average $66.

Hostelz.com shows all 5 Hostels in Ottawa. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Ottawa Sleep Inn is the best hostel in Ottawa for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 5 hostels in Ottawa, Canada. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Ottawa such as

  • 2 hotels
  • 1 guesthouse

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Ottawa.

Travel Tips for Ottawa - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Ottawa

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Ottawa and Canada.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Your Packing List for Ottawa