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King Edward Hotel

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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Worst customer service. We had a room near the stairs. There was a lot of noise during the night from a proxy 10:45 -2 am. When I request a room they stated it was too late in the day at 4pm. I could have a new room if I wanted to pay the full price for both rooms. The front...

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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a 2 night ski trip. It was great value for money. Front desk staff were polite and helpful. Parking was nearby in a multi-story and free (for up to 8 hours and overnight). Room was a bit worn (a few dents in the walls and wear in the bathroom). Location is absolutely spot on. For value...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I was very satisfied with this place. Located in the heart of downtown and all the good shops and food. The room was clean, comfy bed. Free wifi in the rooms. The best part is the parking. Only $5/day in an underground secured garage around the corner. They give you a FOB so you can come and go as often...

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Canmore, Canada
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We stayed here for one night. Can't be the price... especially in Banff. Handy location right on Banff Ave., you can walk to all the shops, restaurants, etc. Room was small and simple, but clean... and you're not spending much time in your room anyway, right? Free wi-fi. Windows that opened to let in a nice breeze. And again, cheap!...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I had read some of the reviews and because it's an older hotel, I didn't expect much but the price was right and the location was great so we decided to take a chance. WELL, we were very pleasantly surprised. While the rooms are small, for the 2 of us it was very cozy. It was nicely decorated and the...

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New England
Reviewed 12 October 2016

It was an adorable hotel. Small and snuggly. Clean and right in the middle of town with mountain views. Quiet even though on a main road. Price was fantastic. We stayed one night and wanted to stay more. The staff was hugely helpful. Free parking a bonus.

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Canada
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This hotel met our needs - not wishing to fork out loads of money but wishing to be in the center of the activity in town - we felt we did well with selecting the King Edward Hotel. The hotel is the second oldest in Banff so it has a history and it is well restored. The cost was under...

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Calgary
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stayed one night at this hotel in late July. The price was average, not a great deal but what you would expect for Banff in July, and the location is great, right on the main street. Parking is not provided by the hotel, but when we asked the front desk staff where to park, an employee was extremely helpful...

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I stayed here for 5 days back in May. The room was okay,not very big but I was traveling alone so it was perfectly fine for me.Easy that there was a small refrigerator,the tv had a lot of channels. Wifi wasn't working all the time,so that could be better. Bathroom was fine as well,nice that there was a bathtub. I...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

You might be tempted just because it's in the middle of town, or because you can't get anything else. Dooooon't do it! Sleep in your car, in a rest area, in a tent, in the city park. Don't stay here. I warned you. First off..... I will say the reception staff was beyond accommodating. When we got to our room...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The historic King Edward Hotel is located in the heart of downtown Banff, right on Banff Ave and Caribou St. It was built in 1904 and is the second oldest hotel in Banff after the Banff Springs Hotel. Over the years it has been well kept and it features 21 modern rooms with all contemporary amenities to relax and enjoy. It offers friendly and helpful staff as well as reasonable rates. The majority of sights, shopping, dining, events and entertainment in Banff are within a 2 block radius of the King Edward Hotel. It's like "Downtown living in middle of the Wilderness." ... more   less 

Additional Information about King Edward Hotel

Address: 137 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A6, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range: $105 - $545 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — King Edward Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Our room was at the back with no view.”
FriendlyTripper, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I doubt there's a good room.”
BCGolfer, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the third/top floor and facing the back (i.e. not Banff Avenue) should be quieter.”
NSki007, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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