Hostel in Calgary

Clean and comfortable, if not particularly homey, this pleasant hostel is one of the only options for budget-minded travelers in Calgary, with fairly standard bunk rooms and a few doubles. It has a kitchen, laundry, pool table and internet facilities, as well as a patio with a barbecue. It's a popular crossroads for travelers and a good place to organize rides and share recommendations.

Be careful at night in this area – you are only a couple of blocks from the roughest bar in town.