Barefoot Hostel, Ottawa hostelBarefoot Hostel
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Barefoot Hostel

455 Cumberland St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1N 7J8

Telephone: (613) 237-0335

Host(s): Dominic and Sabina Sauter

Cost: The Barefoot has 4-bed dorm rooms (for women only) starting at $38.00 per person. If you wish a private room, book at our parent property the Swiss Hotel NOTICE: Adults Only

Enquire with Sabina for group rates (up to 16 people).

You must book through our booking page with credit card, before reservations are accepted.


Bicycle Friendly accommodation /

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What we have to offer:

The Barefoot Hostel is a small, independently-owned, 16-bed women-only landing spot in the nation’s capital. Newly renovated and with modern decor, our affordable hostel offers the best (and cleanest!) hostel experience in Ottawa.

The Barefoot has female dorm-styled rooms (4 beds per room) only. If you wish a private room, book at our parent property the Swiss Hotel, reservations are done online at

NOTICE: Adults Only

All our rooms are NON SMOKING.

Amenities include free WIFI, free breakfast drinks, use of Microwave – Tea, Coffee Maker, Fridge, Outdoor BBQ, in-room locker, and a spacious common room with a 50 inch TV, book exchange, and board games.

We have 2 spacious dream bathrooms.

Reception Hours: we are open from 07:30 till 22:00. We cannot check you in after these hours, so ensure you arrive early!

Book for 3 or more nights and stay at a reduced rate!

We require a Credit Card and ID for all reservations and Walk-In/Check In (Visa, Mastercard, Amex)

Popular Activities:
1. Outdoor Skating (more details)Moderate to Vigourous Outdoor ActivityWinter Activity (more details)
2. Biking (more details)Moderate to Vigourous Outdoor ActivitySummer Activity (more details)