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Lake Louise, Canada
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I've never stayed in a lodge in the back country before, and knew exactly what I was getting myself into. After a beautiful 11km hike to Skoki, we arrived to some welcoming snacks, tea and coffee. The food was spectacular, such a great job done by the kitchen staff. It feels like a real family experience. Everyone was very friendly...

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14Thank Sean K
whitehorse
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Skoki is everything that everyone says it is. Historic, charming, off-grid (and off-line) with fantastic staff and food. Huge meals, communal, candle-lit dining, cozy common area with a wood-stove in the main lodge - Skoki truly is a gem in the Canadian Rockies. I can't wait to go back and judging by how many repeat visitors were present when we...

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14Thank Mark R
Reviewed 10 May 2016

I have been to Skoki Lodge many times and I keep coming back. If you enjoy cross country skiing, this is THE place to go in wintertime. I have also visited the lodge in summer for some great hiking. The log lodge was built in the 1930 and has so much character; the old photos on the walls make you...

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14Thank Paul B
Whitehorse Yukon
Reviewed 24 April 2016

You have to ski or hike 11km to experience the historic Skoki Lodge, and it is well worth the effort (and cost). Beautiful old log lodge and cabins, no power or inside plumbing, but an amazing location, very compitant staff and excellent food.

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15Thank WhitehorseYukonJane
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Skoki Lodge is a ski in Lodge, right around 11km's. We arrived to an amazing afternoon tea service with hot soup, cheese and fresh scones and a ton of baked goods. Our host Katie offered us a bottle of Chardonnay and we enjoyed our snacks with the sun on our faces out front of the Lodge. The ski was pretty...

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16Thank Deirdre W
West Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We stayed in the Riverside Cabin. No power or running water at this lodge with outhouse. It's definitely a back country experience. Delicious food and friendly staff. Would definitely come again! We snowshoed in and it took us 4 hours and 40 minutes. De epitome Pass is a killer but so beautiful. We really lucked out on the weather.

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13Thank Laurey D
New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Skoki is a magic place. The ski in had its moments (woo, that descent from Deception Pass!), but is well worth the effort. The staff, the food, the scenery, the company, even the comfy bed, were all fantastic. We used wider back country touring skis with three-pin bindings, which were a good choice. We had climbing skins but rarely used...

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16Thank Sarah C
Canada
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Ah Skoki. What a thrill. An fabulous adventure, coupled with excellent meals, outstanding hospitaliy and great company. How we got there - Skies Vs Snowshoes We snowshoed in and were the only non skiers. There was a variety of ski types used - alpine touring (robust boots and heel lock/unlock bindings), backcountry touring (BC-NNN with slightly wider metal edged skis)...

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15Thank vball_canuck
Banff, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2016

The service, food, and setting was amazing. My parents found it really difficult getting there, and our room was a bit small and crowded but overall it was a pretty crazy family bonding experience. There is no cell service but my brother and I coped by playing cards, reading our books and actually socializing. Helpful tips; -Go in the summer...

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13Thank Mady M
Prince George, Canada
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Skoki over Christmas 2015-2 teenagers and myself . What a wonderful escape - fantastic food hospitable staff and interesting people . Breakfasts and dinners are served family style which allows opportunities for easy conversation and social interactions . Warm cosy and nurturing . Wholeheartedly recommended . Very intimate accommodations in the lodge - I agree with past...

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13Thank SusanHowick

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Skoki Lodge is situated in a beautiful high alpine region in Banff National Park. The eleven kilometer trail from Lake Louise to the Skoki Valley makes Skoki Lodge an ideal destination for hikers and skiers of all levels. From Skoki Lodge one can access breathtaking mountain ridges and alpine lakes, or explore five different adjoining valleys. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Skoki Lodge

Address: P.O. Box 5, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Lake Louise
Price Range: $185 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Skoki Hotel Lake Louise
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“If you are a light sleeper you may have a problem with the noise in the Lodge at night”
 of 5 bubbles marsan1, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The cabins are much quieter than the lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles brianinc-ville, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We love the wee cabin right by the river where prince William and Kate stayed.”
 of 5 bubbles 566junes, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“need to reserve at least 6 months in advance to have choice of double or single beds”
 of 5 bubbles joycek886, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the lodge can be very warm, despite the lack of modern heating. The upper bunk is especially toasty.”
 of 5 bubbles albertamaureen, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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