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    Samesun Banff

    433 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B4, Canada
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    2017-08-27 2017-08-28
    Traveller (54)
    Room & Suite (88)
    Dining (75)
    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good38%
    • Average9%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “beaver bar” (53 reviews)
    “common room” (35 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Air Conditioning
    1.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 505 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I am not much of a hostel lover, so to say that the Samesun was good is a big deal! I went with my boyfriend and so we did not choose the hostel for the social aspects but rather becuase it is a great price...More

    Thank ebrillwen1
    Response from SameSunBanff, General Manager at Samesun BanffResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi there, Thanks for the review. We are glad to hear you had a great experience with us and we hope you enjoyed your time in the Banff National Park! Safe travels. Hannah and the Samesun team.

    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    If you are looking to do Banff on the cheap, the Samesun Banff is worth considering. Having never stayed in a hostel before, this was a new experience. This is very no frills, and is great for those who basically just need a place to...More

    1  Thank Raqoon
    Response from SameSunBanff, General Manager at Samesun BanffResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Raqoon, Thanks for taking the time to leave us some feedback. Glad to hear you loved our location, free breakfast every morning, hosted activities and the Beaver Bar! We are currently finishing off upgrades to our lobby area and have since re-covered all wiring...More

    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    I stayed for one week in Banff at the Samesun Hostel and it was great! The rooms were spacious and were always clean - a cleaning crew was in every day. The staff is very friendly - although some of them, not all, weren't very...More

    Thank ivanaurrutia
    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    Excellent, helpful staff. Great breakfast. Clean rooms. Enjoyable environment. Fantastic location. Convenient to all of the activities in the area. Excellent wifi. Spacious kitchen. A+ recommendation.

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    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    I was in Banff for Canada Day weekend and stayed 3 nights at Samesun. It was my first hostel experience and I really enjoyed my stay. It was really convenient that each bed had a light, fan, small shelf, and power strip next to it.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$34 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • Alberta >
    • Canadian Rockies >
    • Banff National Park >
    • Banff
    • Also Known As
    • Samesun Backpacker Hotel Banff ,
    • Samesun Banff Alberta
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    Traveller (54)
    Room & Suite (88)
    Dining (75)
    Hotel & Grounds (108)
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    Graciella R
    8 May 2017|
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    Response from SamesunBanff | Property representative |
    Hi Graciella, We do not offer private rooms here at Samesun Banff. Our shared dorm sizes range from 6 beds - 14 beds. Tyler @ Samesun
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    Brooke L
    12 May 2015|
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    Response from SamesunBanff | Property representative |
    Hi Brooke, Some of our dorm rooms have lockers big enough to fit a large backpack in them, other dorms have smaller lockers suited for valuables only. We do have a large storage locker in our parkade which guests can use... More
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    mickjanice
    5 February 2015|
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    Response from SamesunBanff | Property representative |
    Hi Mick, Thanks for your question. Yes, we do have one private room which has a private ensuite with shower and tub. If you would like to make a booking, head over to our website or give us a call on +1 403 762... More
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms near the back of the building away from common areas and the bar are quieter."
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    "If you can avoid the second floor - do it! It's the same floor as the common room and kitchen area plus..."
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    "If driving park early as limited space. Will end up on street otherwise.."
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    "No all round nice dorm"
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