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Bow View Lodge

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Edmonton
Reviewed 15 August 2016

If you're in Banff mostly because you're in Banff!, give this property a try. It's got a great location, it's clean and the price is reasonable; specifically, also, good bed, good linens and good shower. But if you're looking for a phenomenal inside of a hotel room, this property is likely not for you.

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We booked this motel through expedia. In the advertisement it stated the room had air conditioning and the whole motel does not have any. Also stated there was a pool but the pool is in another motel to use. The motel was so ugly and outdated and very overpriced. The rooms were clean though. I would not recommend this place...

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Colorado
Reviewed 14 August 2016

The Bow View Lodge is an older property and is in need of updating. The room felt old and tired. The bed was uncomfortable, there was no A/C, the television was a tiny flatscreen, and the coffee pot was the single cup variety. There was hair on the bathroom floor when we arrived, the tissue dispenser was empty and the...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in perfect walking distance to everything in town and the bow river is across the street and is a beautiful setting. The rooms are quite dated with old beds amd no air conditioning and shared balconies but it is clean which is what counts since there is so much to see in the area that you wouldn't...

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Edmonton
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Favorite place to stay in Banff . . rooms clean . . nice pool access in neighbouring hotel . . can't beat the river view . . rooms on second and third floor with private balconies and river view the best.

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Edmonton, Alberta
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Everything was absolutely great about the hotel the only downside, was when we went to pick up our bags at the desk, there was a clerk by the name of Carmelo or Carmela that was extremely rude to other guests at the desk and totally unprofessional other then that again the lodge was great and we hope to stay there...

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Thank farren2016
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We spent 1 night here and have no complaints at all.... Staff was friendly, room was clean and it was right next to the river. It's also downtown, so in walking distance to everything there. How good can you get it 😃

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Stayed here for two nights and was eager to leave. The place is going downhill and needs maintenance. The lobby is shabby. Both the bathtub and sink drains in our room were plugged and barely emptied. We told the front desk and the staff thanked us, but why hadn't room service mentioned this earlier? The price is reasonable for the...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 10 August 2016

One of the loveliest view room we ever had! Great view of Bow View River... If you want a great room and view, the beautiful king room with view is the best room in the lodge. We loved this place. I don't think you can find a better view in Banff. We loved all of Banff and would definitely go...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

After been in a 5 star hotel the night before the poor Bow View is a sad hotel the feels like nobody loves. The room was very hot, TV old, no kettle,in saying that the bed was nice Poor hotel needs to be replaced, which we heard was the case just waiting on approval, hope they get it, as the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Bow View Lodge

Address: 228 Bow Avenue | Box 339, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A5, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range: $93 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Bow View Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 58
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“go for the river view if available. you won't regret it”
johnsZ1985NX, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't take rooms on the first floor during winter. It is really hard to keep the room in a decent temperature.”
hmiranda, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The ground floor is handy”
PatrickS830, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Noise travels easily through walls/ceiling but quiet time is 11pm so not bad really. Heard that staff address issues quickly.”
BornInAlbertaGirl, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“King room on bottom floor that walks out to river is the best”
wjsdunning, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
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