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    HI-Banff Alpine Centre

    801 Hidden Ridge Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H5, Canada
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          Overview
          • Excellent29%
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          • Average16%
          • Poor6%
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          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 26 September 2016

          I booked a private room with shared bathroom for 2 nights. The room of first night was clean & bed was comfortable. Washroom and bathrooms were clean and separated. Common area is spacious and newly decorated. Unfortunately, I could not stay the same room on...More

          Thank 665skk
          Reviewed 26 September 2016

          The weeks leading up to our trip to Banff I researched the hostels in the area and decided upon the Alpine Centre. The price was definitely a consideration but more importantly was location since we planned to stay here for a week. The hostel is...More

          1  Thank Alicia T
          Reviewed 19 September 2016

          I just needed a cheap place to stay for a few nights in Banff. After driving 14 hours in one day to arrive here, I was greeted at the reception desk with the sounds of karaoke blaring from the basement bar. "Great, another party hostel,"...More

          Thank badgertrek
          Reviewed 18 September 2016

          We were a group of 8 people and originally booked our beds in a co-ed dorm. At the time of check in, we got a complementary upgrade in a private room for 6 people. The hostel was clean, well appointed and the staff does an...More

          Thank Iamsid31
          Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

          Stayed here for one week. Staff very capable, knowledgeable and friendly. Dorm room for 6 was of a good hostel standard. Lockers provided. Small but reasonably clean toilets / showers. Large kitchen area where you can store all your food which is excellent. Can get...More

          1  Thank Mark S
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • USD 48 - USD 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          8680jrvds
          how does one get from the greyhound depot in Banff to the Alpine hostel if the bus arrives 9pm on a Friday night?
          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
          How far is this from Snow resorts and what transport is there?
          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
          Do I need to bring my own bed sheets, pillow, blanket and bath towel? How big are the lockers for your suitcase and do you need your own lock for these?
          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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          "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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          "The newer building is is a bit nicer with a bigger common area, though the other building has a restaurant..."
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