We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Shadow Lake Lodge

Save
Traveller (125)
Pool & Beach (22)
Room & Suite (17)
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Hotel_Review_Price_Refresh
Watch prices for this hotel.
We’ll alert you of any changes.
Sign up
Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“red earth”(19 reviews)
“hot shower”(15 reviews)
“creek trail”(10 reviews)
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    2 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Nearby Hotels
    See allSee all
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Reviews (117)
    There are newer reviews for Shadow Lake Lodge
    See the most recent reviews
    Filter reviews
    114 results
    Traveller rating
    100
    12
    2
    0
    0
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    LanguageEnglish
    100
    12
    2
    0
    0
    Show reviews that mention
    All reviewsred earthhot showercreek trailtrail mixhiking bootstwo nightsmain cabinlunch itemscreature comfortsgluten free pancakesrushing creekcozy comfortercommunal bathroomwinter tripseparate buildingother guestsgreat hiking
    FilterEnglish
    Updating list...
    31 - 35 of 114 reviews
    Reviewed 25 June 2016

    For those who want an authentic back country "luxury mountain experience" Shadow Lake Lodge is a must. So much of the history of the National Parks is preserved in the Brewster Family's labour of love. It needs to be experienced as there are no words...More

    Thank trainrider592016
    Reviewed 1 March 2016

    Shadow Lake is a precious gem. Lesser known than other backcountry lodges in the Rockies such as Assiniboine and Skoki, Shadow trumps its competition with better value, better accommodations, and better food. The individual log cabins hand built by the Brewsters (the lodge has a...More

    1  Thank SkierKate
    Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights in September. The weather was quite rainy and foggy, but despite this we had an amazing and memorable visit. When the clouds parted, the views were spectacular. Some things to know: -Bears? We didn't see any...More

    2  Thank Shelly B
    Reviewed 8 October 2015

    This backcountry experience was the absolute BEST. My husband and I had such an amazing few days here. The food is AMAZING and you meet the funnest people. The hike was well worth it and the lodge has awesome day hikes.

    Thank Merman G
    Reviewed 30 September 2015

    Walk in 14 km from Red Earth parking, majority is a uphill easy fire track, with the last hour on a hikers moderate track uphill. Took us 3.45 in the rain and mud and 3.15 return. If on a bike you must leave it before...More

    1  Thank Morphi
    Response from shadowlakelodge, Owner at Shadow Lake LodgeResponded 2 October 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the lodge. We agree 100% that a few days at Shadow Lake Lodge is a life experience you will never forget!!

    View more reviews
    Best Value Properties in Banff, Canada
    See allSee all
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Details
    Price range
    USD 149 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel class
    Details
    Price range
    USD 149 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel class
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (125)
    Pool & Beach (22)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (6)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Questions & Answers
    Ask a question
    s926900
    21 February 2018|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from wisniak | Reviewed this property |
    LOTS of HUGE mosquitoes on the way, less on-site. Take into account that the bungalows do not have a toilet (there are several outhouses on the premises). If the child has to go during the night, it's pretty dark and cold... More
    0
    Votes
    4innocentabroad
    25 May 2016|
    Answer
    Response from shadowlakelodge | Property representative |
    You are able to bike the first 12km on the Redearth trail, then you must lock your bikes and hike the last 2km. You will gain 1500' on this trail, there are a few good hills, but the trail itself is not challenging.
    0
    Votes
    Alicat217
    6 April 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from shadowlakelodge | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry. You can contact White Mountain Adventures at (403)760-4403. They may be able to assist this request.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "All of the cabins are wonderful."
    Read review
    "Close to the toilet huts, so you don't have far to walk at night."
    Read review
    "Ask for a cabin near the bathroom and kitchen"
    Read review
    "If you use the bathroom at night you might want a cabin closer to the bath house."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing