Canadian Cancer Society – Travel and Accommodations


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To provide travel and accommodations to individuals who must travel to St. John’s for medical treatment.

Target Population:

Individuals who must travel to St. John’s for medical treatment and their families.

Highlight of Programs / Services Offered:

Daffodil Place          Tel: (709) 753-6520     Toll-Free: 1-888-753-6520

  • There are 24 guest rooms available at Daffodil Place, each with private bathroom. Must live a minimum of 50 km outside of St. John’s. Each room includes:
    • Telephone with local calling
    • Satellite television
    • Internet access
    • Small refrigerator
    • Linens and towels
    • Laundry facilities are available to guests, free of charge, for personal items.

Agnes Cowan Hostel      Tel: (709) 777-6831      Fax: (709) 777-8123

  • Provides accommodations for out-of-town patients who require diagnostic and specialty services that are only available in St. John’s.
  • The hostel has 118 rooms. Rates vary from $36-$63/night depending on the type of room.

Hillview Terrace Suites     E-mail:
(709) 754-9822           Toll-Free: 1-888-754-9822          Fax: (709) 754-9047

  • Provides fully furnished 1-3 bedroom suites.
  • Discounts are available to people with cancer. Rates range from $60-$155 per night. Monthly rates are tax-free.

Extended Stay Canada—St. John’s—Downtown
Tel: (709) 754-7888      Fax: (709) 754-7695       E-mail:

  • Provides 1 or 2 bedroom suite accommodations.
  • Discounts are available for individuals with cancer. Rates range from $95 to $100/night.
  • A shuttle is provided with 4 set runs per day to transport guests to medical appointments.

Ronald McDonald House NL    Tel: (709) 738-0000     Toll-Free: 1-855-955-HOME
                                                 Fax: (709) 747-1270     Email:

  • Provides a home away from home for sick children and their families.
  • Families may stay at Ronald McDonald for little or no cost.