CAD 28 per night
CAD 28 per night
Pioneer Backpackers Inn, Prince Rupert, British Columbia

Pioneer Backpackers Inn

Prince Rupert, British Columbia - 167 3 Avenue East

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Description - Hostel

Located in Cow Bay Tourism District, this property is central to every convenience. 2 blocks from the waterfront, 2 minute walk from pubs, grocery stores, coffee shops and eateries.

Brand new Queen Rooms with en-suite bathrooms (built 2010)
Complimentary one way shuttle from Ferries and Train (9:00AM - 10:30PM)
Free WIFI and computer for internet access
Discounts with Local Cow Bay Eateries and WildLife Tours
Large outdoor garden space with BBQ and fire pit for socials

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The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 16
  • Year built: 1912
  • Renovated: 2010
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: CAD 28 (Canadian Dollar)

Double Female Dorm Handicap facility Male Dorm Mixed Dorm Queen Single Standard Twin
  • Check-in: noon
  • Check-out: 11:00am

Hostel amenities

Dorm and Private Room facilities
Guest Kitchen
BBQ facilities
Complimentary WIFI & Computers
Free SHuttle Pickup from VIA Rail and Ferries 9:00AM - 11:00PM

BBQ area Bicycle rental Children permitted Elevator/lift not available Gardens Gay friendly Handicap access Laundry/valet service Linen included Multi-lingual staff No curfew Parking (free) Pets allowed Smoking not permitted Tour/sightseeing assistance Voltage converters WIFI (free)

Room amenities

Mixed dormitory with 8 beds features all "bottom bunks". Some walls for separation and privacy. Bathrooms down the hall Male and Female dorm feature single bunk bed - max occupancy 2 - 4 people. bathrooms down the hall

Standard Private and Twin Rooms feature a Houston Bunk bed (double on bottom with single overtop) for best flexibility and conveneince. Basic room with reading lights, and a desk, with bathrooms down the hall

Deluxe Queen Rooms feature en-suite bathroom and TV. Separate wing away from common areas.

Backpacker facilities Clock radio Ensuite Handicap facilities Lockers Mountain view rooms Non-smoking rooms Rollaway beds available Shared bathroom Showers without bath Television Toiletries WIFI


Tourism Centre of Prince Rupert. Central to all shops, pubs, restaurants and Tour operators.

Points of interest
  • Museum/Visitors Info Centre (1block)
  • Butze Rapids Trail (5. 5KM)
  • Pubs, coffee shops and restaurants (1 block)
  • Wild Life Tour Companies (1 block)

Food and drink
Eating out
Cowpaccinos Coffee Shop
Famous for it's desserts and friendly staff
Opa Sushi
Amazing fresh seafood and sushi
Dolly's Fish Market
Excellent chowders and take-away fish and Chips
Seahorse Trading Cafe
Best Value in town - flat crust pizzas, homemade soups
Cow Bay Cafe
Literally on the water sitting on Pilings - Voted Best Cafe in Prince Rupert

Price details

CAD 28 - 90 per night (Canadian Dollar)

Dorms are per person, rooms are per occupancy

Taxes: 15.00%
Prices shown here are without tax. Tax will be added to your final payment.

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCard

Available discounts

7th night free

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

Payment is taken upon check in. 48 hours minimum cancellation notice which must be done through booking medium. A confirmation number will be issued to validate the cancelled booking. Deposit is non-refundable

Location - Hostel

167 3 Avenue East
Prince Rupert
British Columbia  CA  V8J 1K4

Hostel website

Latitude: 54.31592, Longitude: -130.31977

How to get there

From ferries - follow highway through town; at McBride/Highway 16, turn left onto 3rd Ave East. 2nd building on left hand side (bright blue)

Nearest airport: YPR - 10 minute walk from downtown drop-off point