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HI-Banff Alpine Centre

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  • Excellent30%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Self-Serve Laundry
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed in the 6-bed dorm room. Storage in the room was limited since other roommates took over the storage area. I stayed there for a few nights and didn’t unpack much, so it was not an issue. But it would be if I were to...More

Thank WildFlower808
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel is basically what you would expect from a decent hostel: clean, well-located, friendly staff, WiFi. They also had a restaurant which served good food at a reasonable price. They gave me a free bus pass to get around town, which I thought was...More

Thank Justine G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this hostel! Clean, welcoming and super comfy. The staff are great! Especially Misty and Jimmy! Rooms are super comfy and clean also super safe. The kitchen’s are well equipped, bathrooms are great and have hair driers that actually dry your hair in a...More

Thank GH93
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights after a fortnight at one of Banff's top options. Despite the downshift, if you will, it wasn't too bad an option. But it has some issues. The property is a bit long in the tooth and needs upgrading. Considering it's...More

Thank Musafir69
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This place wasn’t too bad! We only stayed here for a night and it had all of the basic amenities that you would expect from a hostel. Lights and PowerPoints next to beds, lockers for personal items and luggage. Showers were meh, but the rest...More

Thank Maddie L
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Free Parking
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US$42 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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8680jrvds
10 February 2017|
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Response from nielgillespie | Reviewed this property |
Taxi will be at bus stop cost 8 dallors
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Owen H
10 July 2016|
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Response from BanffHostelManager | Property representative |
Hi, all three of the snow resorts have transportation leaving from the town. Norquay is 10 minutes away, Sunshine is 20 minutes and Lake Louise is 40 minutes away. All three have their advantages and it's worth visiting... More
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Julie R
19 June 2016|
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Response from Travelfoodwrtiter | Reviewed this property |
They have locks , bring only a towel they have all bedding
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"Smaller dorm rooms of 8 bunks are quieter than larger ones."
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"I liked the not main house"
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"It's a backpacker hostel. You take your pick. Go for smaller for quieter (e.g. 4 dorm instead of 6..."
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"There are even cabins or hostel rooms"
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