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    Hostel Bear

    1002 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1N6, Canada
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    • Excellent21%
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    “bunk beds” (16 reviews)
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    21 - 25 of 162 reviews

    Reviewed 29 October 2016

    Every inch of this place feels like it's been half-assed. Laundry machines broken, bedlamps burnt out, faucets that only trickle. This would normally be only a subpar hostel, but the juxtaposition between the Alpine Clubhouse Hostel and the Hostel Bear make this place feel like...More

    3  Thank Mitchell B
    Reviewed 22 October 2016

    I was staying in Canmore for a course and decided to go the hostel route to add a social aspect to this visit. Social is definitely not what i got. All social areas and seating is closed behind locked gates between 22h00 and 07h30 making...More

    1  Thank Deanne M
    Reviewed 28 September 2016

    This hostel was good for a few nights. You are able to drop off your pack any time until check-in. I stayed in the Female dorm and had excellent room mates but the train does pass right behind the hostel...all part of the experience. All...More

    1  Thank Kim O
    Reviewed 28 September 2016

    I stayed at Hostel Bear for three nights in a private room with my mom at the end of August. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at this hostel and it was perfect for what I was looking for! It is one of the most affordable...More

    Thank BrittanyAdventures
    Reviewed 27 September 2016

    the room was small which was okay but what was under the bed was the stuff of nightmares. It appeared to be months of neglect. Dust and hairs, eww. Nothing had been dusted in ages. We booked for 7 nights and got out after one...More

    1  Thank gmbtfm
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • 30
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    • Kananaskis Country >
    • Canmore
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    Response from Kevin L | Reviewed this property |
    We booked two double bed private room and showed up to find out they put us in a room with single bunk beds only. I asked if they could fix that and they said "oh,no sorry we are sold out of double private rooms"...
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    "if you are a group of 4, I recommend a private room which is cheaper and nicer"
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    "Try to avoid a room to at the back of the hostel due to the train passing by."
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    "Choose a private room; they are spacious and beautiful!"
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    "Choose different Lodgings."
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