Black-and-white murals loom over the dark bar, industrial metal stools, pool table, and cushy black and red upholstered chairs.
The large communal kitchen where guests can store and prepare food is a busy place at meal times.
Overall, the hostel is quaint, cozy, and designed to encourage interaction among guests.
Oyster is the only hotel site that sends special investigators to visit, photograph, review, and rate each hotel.
We inspect in-person — just like your mother-in-law.
Both coed and single-sex shared rooms are available.
Room furnishings are spartan yet clean and not too cramped, although the green carpet in some rooms is well worn.
The HI Montreal Hostel exudes a comfortable, friendly atmosphere from the get-go.