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    HI-Banff Alpine Centre

    801 Hidden Ridge Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H5, Canada
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good46%
    • Average15%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    This was my 1st hostel XP. I choose to stay here because of the prices elsewhere in town. I was looking for quietness was I was looking for exploring the Rockies all day. I was in the second building. Showers were shared but washrooms were...More

    Thank swimm3r31
    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    HI Hostels are, in this humble travelers opinion, the best hostels in North America. Check in was easy with friendly staff sporting good local knowledge. The dorm rooms are basic but clean, with bedding and towels provided. There is a bus stop that goes straight...More

    Thank AussieMike37
    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    Gorgeous hostel located just up Tunnel Mountain - free bus service into town which is great! Rooms were really clean - big lockers and comfy beds! Kitchen and bathroom facilities were great! Bar with happy hour and a little cafe. Great luggage and bike storage!...More

    Thank Sarah M
    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    During my two day stay I had to cancel my last night and was afraid I would not get a refund. Matty at the front desk was awesome and worked it all out for me so I could check out early with a full refund....More

    Thank Bergkamp11
    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    First time I had stayed at a hostel. I was surprised. The rooms were clean and the place was quiet. My roommates were very polite and no one intruded in anyone's privacy. The prices in the restaurant were ridiculously high. $2.50 for a small cup...More

    Thank awesomepossum123
    Banff Park Lodge Resort and Conference Centre
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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • USD 34 - USD 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 52
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    8680jrvds
    11 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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