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See our groups page for bookings of 10 or more friends.

Consulte notre section groupes pour les réservations de 10 personnes ou plus.

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HI Bonavista

Reopening April 15, 2022!

HI Bonavista

40 John Cabot Drive
Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador

Just down the road from Cape Bonavista, HI Bonavista is close to restaurants and pubs where you can enjoy traditional Newfoundland food like toutons, fish cakes and jiggs dinner. Head out to the cape to see the famous Cape Bonavista lighthouse, the dungeon, hike one of the many trails, or just sit and watch the icebergs, whales and puffins.

This hostel is currently closed because of the pandemic and will reopen in 2021.

  • Visit the famous Bonavista lighthouse
  • Borrow the hostel's bikes for free
  • Check out nearby restaurants and pubs
Reservations & Other Inquiries
Useful Info

Open: May to October
Reception Hours: 7:00 - 23:00
Check-in: from 13:00
Check-out: before 12:00


  • Library
  • Lockers
  • Free wifi
    Free wifi
  • Laundry room
    Laundry room
  • Computer kiosk
    Computer kiosk
All Amenities & Facilities

A glimpse of the hostel

Hi Hostel Auberge Bonavista Extérieur
Hi Hostel Auberge Bonavista Chambre Privee
Hi Hostel Auberge Bonavista View

Rooms & Beds

Shared Rooms

6-Bed Room

Spacious yet cozy co-ed, 6-person bunk bed room for solo travellers or a small group of friends.

  • Free WiFi
    Free WiFi
  • Towels
  • Linens
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4-Bed Room

Our small, albeit cozy, co-ed shared room has beds for four guests. Shared washrooms are nearby.

  • Free WiFi
    Free WiFi
  • Towels
  • Linens
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Private Rooms

Private Double Room

Just the two of you? This private room comes with a double bed and satellite TV. Shared washrooms are nearby. Sleeps 2.

  • Free WiFi
    Free WiFi
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • TV
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Group Bookings

HI Bonavista welcomes groups of up to 18 and offers cooking and communal areas great for your next group gathering.

Groups Information

HI Bonavista

40 John Cabot Drive, Bonavista
Newfoundland and Labrador, A0C 1B0

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