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Kensington College Backpackers

2-star2 stars
280 Augusta AvenueTorontoONM5T 2L9Canada

City centre hostel within easy reach of Ryerson University
  • Free WiFi
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Great location
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Kensington College Backpackers

from £61
  • Double Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Single Bed in Female Dorm (1 Bed per Booking)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed per Reservation)
  • Double Room

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 48 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 9 AM until 11 PM
If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternative location: SAMs CONVENIENCE STORE ACROSS THE STREET
If you are planning to arrive after noon, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. This property's policy is to accept bookings only from non-local guests. Guests whose residence is within the greater Toronto area will not be allowed to check in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 15

Travelling with others


  • Children (14 years old and younger) are not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking (limited) *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free breakfast
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils

Kensington College Backpackers’s small print

Also known as

  • Kensington College Backpackers Hostel Toronto
  • Kensington College Backpackers Hostel
  • Kensington College Backpackers Toronto
  • Kensington College Backpackers


This property does not have lifts.

Parties and events are allowed on site. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of CAD 20

Self-parking costs CAD 15 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

What’s around Kensington College Backpackers


  • In Kensington Market
  • Ryerson University (29-minute walk)
  • CN Tower (33-minute walk)
  • Toronto Public Library (35-minute walk)
  • University of Toronto - St. George Campus (15-minute walk)
  • Royal Ontario Museum (25-minute walk)
  • Rogers Centre (31-minute walk)
  • Casa Loma (37-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.) 31-min drive
  • Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City) 35-min drive
  • Toronto Union Station 12-min drive
  • Toronto Exhibition Station 14-min drive
  • Toronto Bloor Station 15-min drive
  • Queen's Park Station 14-min walk
  • Spadina Station 18-min walk
  • Bathurst Station 20-min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Limited parking

Kensington College Backpackers

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