Kensington College Backpackers

Kensington College Backpackers

280 Augusta Avenue, Toronto, ON M5T 2L9, Canada
+1 416 929 4777

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Kensington College Backpackers
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About Kensington College Backpackers

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    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities

College Backpackers is a budget accommodation located in Toronto, Ontario. It is located less than two miles from the Toronto Island Airport, it also provides easy access to other things that guests will want to see and do in the city. Pearson International Airport is 11 miles away and Queen’s Park can be reached in 14 minutes on foot. Kensington Market is just four minutes away by foot, and the Blue Banana Market is even closer. For those interested in a little R&R, the VRPlayin entertainment center is in walking distance.

There are 48 guestrooms on property, and all of them are nonsmoking. Guests will be able to choose between single, double, and dormitory rooms to fit their needs and the size of their group. Note that this is a hostel-like property with minimal amenities, but plenty of affordability. Rooms offer air conditioning and bedding. Note that the bathrooms here are shared. Some of the rooms offer balconies that overlook the surrounding area, as well.

The property itself offers additional benefits and amenities. Guests will find a shared kitchen where they can make food. There’s also a shared lounge and TV watching area for communal enjoyment. Complimentary breakfast is served each morning, and there is free high-speed Internet access.

Guests will need to venture out to find lunch and dinner. Thankfully, there are plenty of options, including Seven Lives, which serves up contemporary food. Ramen Isshin offers Asian food, while The Burgernator delivers American-style fast food. Mother’s Dumplings offers Chinese cuisine, as well.

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Amenities at Kensington College Backpackers

  • Business centre
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Laundry service
  • Hairdryer
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Concierge service
  • Computer use available
  • Refrigerator
  • Air-conditioned

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site


  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Designated smoking area


  • Lockers
  • Storage available


  • Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioned

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Hairdryer


  • Laundry service


  • Computer use available

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire

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280 Augusta Avenue, Toronto, ON M5T 2L9

What's nearby

  • Kensington Market323 m
  • University of Toronto0.9 km
  • Art Gallery Of Ontario0.9 km
  • Royal Ontario Museum1.4 km
  • TIFF Bell Lightbox1.5 km
  • Princess of Wales Theatre1.6 km
  • Nathan Phillips Square1.6 km
  • Toronto Eaton Centre1.8 km
  • CN Tower2 km
  • Rogers Centre2 km
  • Ripley's Aquarium of Canada2.1 km
  • Hockey Hall of Fame2.3 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 11:00


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FAQs when booking at Kensington College Backpackers

  • Kensington College Backpackers is located at 280 Augusta Avenue in Downtown, 1.7 km from the centre of Toronto. Kensington Market is the closest landmark to Kensington College Backpackers.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Kensington College Backpackers.

  • Kensington College Backpackers is 3 km from Toronto Island.

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1.7 km

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