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Backpacker Hostels In Canada & The USA

Welcome to our community of backpacker hostels across North America!  

We are a passionate group of backpackers and adventurers that are bringing the world together through travel and hostel life. Our backpacker hostels are created by travellers, for travellers, offering accommodation & inspiring experiences. We highly value the environment and are taking steps to provide more environmentally responsible hostels – together we can make a big impact!


 

 


 

 


The staff were very friendly, especially Quinton and Neil. The location was amazing, right across the road from downtown and the beach. Also, the patio area was a big up for me, a great place to just chill out and have a few drinks.

Male 18-24Male 18-24Samesun KelownaAustralia

HOSTEL FACILITIES

Our backpacker hostels are top rated for a reason.

We know what you’re looking for in a hostel, because we are backpackers too!

 

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24 HOUR RECEPTION BREAKFAST INCLUDED FREE WIFI FREE DAILY HOSTEL ACTIVITIES GUEST LAUNDRY

 

ROOM FEATURES

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READING LAMP ELECTRIC PLUGS PERSONAL FANS LOCKERS FREE TOWELS

 

OTHER AMENITIES

Each Samesun hostel location is different with a variety of facilities for you to make your stay more enjoyable. Check each hostel page or email us for specific information.

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TV ROOM with NETFLIX PRIVATE PATIO GUEST KITCHEN GAMES STORAGE
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HAIRDRYERS ATM BOOK EXCHANGE CITY INFO & TICKETS POOL TABLE
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VENDING MACHINES PRINTING & FAXING BAR & RESTAURANT PLUG ADAPTERS SECURE BIKE STORAGE

 

Social Atmosphere

The Samesun Backpackers Hostel Blog

Samesun’s new backpacker blogs

Our youth hostel guests and staff tell the real stories of what it’s like to be a backpacker through Vancouver, LA, and the rest of Canada and the USA! Read about how the places you visit change you and the people you meet become your best friends, what traveling alone really feels like, and how to make the most of 24 hours in a foreign city. Hear secret stories about life in a backpackers hostel and get travel inspiration from those that have found the best ways to explore Western North America.

 

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