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HI-Banff Alpine Centre

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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed for one night. Great place with good facilities and friendly helpful staff. Pricey though - but I guess that is Banff. Paying per person rather than by room must also put the price up - but was probably still one of the cheaper options...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

The staff surprised me by helping me reserve a lower bunk bed away from the door, deeply appreciated their help in this case. Very quiet and clean, just that the hostel is a bit of a walk from the town. I was lucky that i...More

Thank Jollyshandy
Reviewed 1 July 2017

My wife and I enjoyed 5 nights at Hi Banff, which has two buildings, and a good view. We had our own, clean, good-sized bedroom and ensuite in the newer building, which was generally very quiet; we actually met only a few people. (Lots of...More

Thank ClandAn
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The hostel seems to be split between x2 buildings. One with some dorms, bar and café. The other has a kitchen, wooden lodge style living room and more rooms and dorms. Our room was a private double room with ensuite. Bed and shower were fine,...More

Thank seanohealaigh
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We booked a private room with shared bathroom for one night while we explored the central area of Banff. Location wise it's a little further out of the centre but easily walkable in 20 mins or there is a regular bus into the centre that...More

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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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"Private room"
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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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