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HI - Bonavista

40 John Cabot Drive, Bonavista, A0C1B0, Canada

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HI Bonavista is surrounded by beautiful scenery but also close to restaurants and pubs where you can enjoy traditional Newfoundland food.

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Bonavista Hostel

Hostel Bonavista

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

HI – Bonavista, equipped with its own wind mill, is just a few kilometres away from beautiful cape Bonavista, where you can visit the lighthouse, the dungeon, hike one of the many trails, or just sit and watch the icebergs, whales and puffins.

Facilities include free Wi-Fi, free bicycle use, satellite television, laundry facilities, a fully equipped kitchen, and much more.

The hostel is located just minutes from the Ryan Premises National Historic site, where you can learn about Newfoundland's fishing history. Also just minutes away is the Matthew Legacy Site, where you can take a tour on the replica of John Cabot's ship "The Matthew". The hostel is located close to restaurants and pubs where you can enjoy traditional Newfoundland food, such as toutons, fish cakes, and jiggs dinner, as well as a wide variety of seafood.

Prices

Prices are members' prices

  • Available
  • Limited
  • Unavailable

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

  • Available
  • Limited
  • Unavailable

Important info

  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 18 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 5 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 5 stay free.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Additional tax is payable at check-in.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room

Accessibility

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby - 2 to 3km

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Cycle Rental
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - At Reception
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 01/05/2016 to 30/09/2016

Reception:
From 08:00 to 11:00
Check-in:
From 13:00 to 23:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 1.877.468.7741

Fax. 1.709.468.7741

bonavistahostel@eastlink.ca

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Ryan Premises National Historic Site (Less than 500 m)
  • Cape Bonavista (5 to 10km)
  • Puffin Island (5 to 10km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

Bonavista is a wonderful place to stay -- friendly an d comfortable. Also, handy to the attractions of the town -- from museums to restaurants to just great walking. Also handy to the scenic light house, puffins, whale watching (from shore!), sea caves an more. Very enjoable

100%

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Greg,

Thu 06 Aug 2015

Really enjoyed my visit ,great hostel

97%

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peter,

Thu 18 Jun 2015

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (Less than 500m)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (2 to 3km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500m)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (1 to 2km)
  • Parks / Green Area (3 to 5km)
  • Restaurants (1 to 2km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
  • Theatre (500m - 1km)
  • Wooded Area (1 to 2km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Take TransCanada # 1Hwy West toward Clarenville/Gander for 186km take exit 26 to NL 230 North to Catalina/ Bonavista for 103 km then turn left onto Hospital Rd (Bonavista) turn left onto Campbell St (which turns into John Cabot Dr) for 1 km - hostel will be on the right
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Cycling
  • Skateboarding
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Whale Watching

Sustainability initiatives

Air

  • Low carbon activities
  • Public transportation is promoted
  • Environmental cleaning

Energy

  • Energy saving lights
  • Insulation and ventilation systems
  • Light/energy sensor control
  • Double-glazing windows

Waste

  • Recycling areas

Water

  • Water savers in showers
  • Water savers in taps
  • Water savers in toilet

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