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HI Charlottetown

Backpackers Inn

HI Charlottetown, Backpackers Inn

60 Hillsborough Street
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

You could say Charlottetown is charming. It's a small city on a small island, and HI Charlottetown is a quaint, charming hostel. Though despite its size, Charlottetown offers a ton to see and do from theatre, music and dining to parks, history and architecture. Enjoy a drink on the deck, fire up the BBQ and plan your adventures on this little island.

  • Enjoy daily fresh baked goods for breakfast
  • Hit the Confederation Trail
  • Browse the hostel's vinyl collection
Reservations & Other Inquiries
Useful Info

Check-in: from 16:00
Check-out: before 11:00


  • BBQ
  • Parking nearby
    Parking nearby
  • Free breakfast
    Free breakfast
  • Free wifi
    Free wifi
  • Free Coffee
    Free Coffee
All Amenities & Facilities

A glimpse of the hostel

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Charlottetown Dorm
Charlottetown Pink Dorm
Charlottetown Orange Dorm
Charlottetown Blue Double Room
Charlottetown Attic Room
Charlottetown Bathroom
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Charlottetown Attic Dorm
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Hi Charlottetown 2020 Interior Livingroom
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Hi Charlottetown 2020 Kitchen
Hi Charlottetown 2020 Washroom
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Rooms & Beds

Shared Rooms

4-Bed Dorms

Sleep in our cozy shared dorms for up to four people, in female-only or mixed-gender rooms.

  • Free WiFi
    Free WiFi
  • Free Breakfast
    Free Breakfast
  • Linens
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Private Rooms

Private Room

Simple and comfortable private room for two or three people.

  • Free WiFi
    Free WiFi
  • Free Breakfast
    Free Breakfast
  • Linens
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Groups Bookings

HI Charlottetown welcomes groups of up to 24 and offers cooking and communal areas great for your next group gathering on Prince Edward Island.

Groups Information

This is a good little hostel, pretty comparable to other HI's around North America I've stayed at. The house is certainly charming and it's in a very convenient location, an effortless walk from the city attractions. Dorms were spacious and there's a nice warm atmosphere at the kitchen table during breakfast. The showers in the top floor bathroom had minimal space, it was quite a challenge to get into the shower let alone dress myself afterwards (only a minor setback). Also: free potatoes!


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