HI-Botwood is a clean and comfortable hostel in the central area of the beautiful Island of Newfoundland. The hostel is located at walking distance to the trails and the ocean, 10 minute walk to Killick Island, Flying Boat Museum and Heritage Centre.

The hostel offers bicycle rentals, free Wi-Fi, lockers, camp fire area, laundry facilities, free tea and coffee, large common room, books and games, and sports equipment.

Situated on the Bay of Exploits, the town of Botwood holds much history from the Beothuck Indians to the sea plane base from World War II. Join in with horse riding, whale watching, trekking and, of course, Flying Boat Festival which occurs the first week of August each year.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Nature-lovers
  • Relaxing
  • Sports & Activities

Green rating



Really clean and well equipped hostel and rooms with very kind staff :-)


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Sun 06 Sep 2015

A new, modern and well-maintained small hostel in a small town. I had a pleasant, comfortable stay. Nice walking trails in the area.


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Thu 03 Sep 2015