The Cona Hostel


in the heart of the comox valley

Our Mission: To provide clean, secure accommodation for the budget-minded traveler in a fun and exciting atmosphere.

The Cona Hostel, aptly named with Strathcona Park outside its back door, is situated in the beautiful Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. We certainly have no shortage of activities for travelers to enjoy here and we, at the Cona, endeavour to help make your stay full of fun and excitement. Take a look at our photo gallery for a small taste. You’ll find us at the bottom of trendy main street Courtenay in a newly renovated heritage building with great views overlooking the Courtenay River and Lewis Park.

Our Mission: To provide clean, secure accommodation for the budget-minded traveler in a fun and exciting atmosphere.


  • Linens included
  • BBQ
  • Board games, foozball and TV/DVD
  • Wireless Internet
  • Laundry facility - $5 per load includes wash, dry and laundry pod.
  • 25 minute drive to Mount Washington and 2 minute walk to the Mount Washington shuttle pick up at the Native Sons Hall
  • Edible Island grocery store – 5 minute walk
  • Kayak rentals and Thrifty’s Grocery store - 15-20 minute walk



Office Hours: 9-noon and 4-9pm

Address: 440 Anderton Avenue, Courtenay, Vancouver Island, BC

Please contact us directly if you cannot check-in between 4 and 9 pm and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Room Types

Family Suites

Private 1 & 2 are each part of an apartment syle suite. Each room is rented individually or get them both and use the futon. The suite includes its own full bathroom, kitchen, lounge with tv/dvd.

Private Room 1


The “couples” room of the suite, with one double bed. This room is great for a couple or someone by themselves looking for some privacy.

Private Room 2


Couples or families can fit in this room. One double bed and two single bunk style beds is what you will find to sleep on.



For the individual or group our dorm rooms offer a comfortable bunk style single bed. A locker is included in the price.  For the ladies a four bed girls dorm is available.

Riverview 3

With a great view of the river and the historic 5th street bridge. The largest of our newest additions. This room has a set of double bunk beds, and a set of single bunk beds, for a total of four beds. This room can accomodate from 1 to 6 and prices vary accordingly.

Riverview 4


This cozy room for 1 or 2 has a large window overlooking the river. Complete with a comfortable double sized bed.

Riverview 5

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Overlooking the river and the expansive Lewis park is perfect for smaller families. With 2 bunk style double beds parents can sleep on the bottom while kids are on top.


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