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The Poplar Inn

316 Lynx Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L-1B7, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Just had a 3 night stay at The Poplar Inn in Banff and would recommend this friendly B and B which is situated close to Banff town centre but far enough away to be quiet at night. Susan's breakfasts were delicious and varied - all home made! Bed was very comfy and spotlessly clean. Highly recommend.

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Corvallis, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Just returned from a wonderful trip to Banff which included our stay with Susan at the Poplar Inn. It is a lovely place, perfect location, clean & cozy room, tasty breakfasts and extremely friendly hostess! Susan was so helpful in sharing information about the area which help us plan our adventures for our time there. Enjoyed the common area, and... More 

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Palacios, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Had a wonderful time in Banff and the Poplar Inn was a great place to stay. Susan was a wonderful hostess and made us feel at home. She had wonderful stories of her many trips around the world and shared many interesting recollections of her husband and family from past years. The breakfasts were terrific. My wife had the misfortune... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

WE are so glad that we discovered The Poplar Inn to stay at while in Banff. IT is a lovely place and Susan , the owner, was extremely friendly and helpful. The room was spacious and comfy and immaculately clean. WE enjoyed our 4 nights there immensely. The breakfasts were varied and tasty. Susan is a life long Banff resident... More 

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South Berwick, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

The Poplar Inn was a perfect bed and breakfast. Susan is a gracious, friendly and accommodating hostess, who shared much information about the area with us. We thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast chats with her. The two guest rooms and private baths for each are perfectly decorated and most comfortable. The common living room/kitchen area is fantastic for two couples traveling... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We stayed at the Poplar Inn B&B this March when we were in town to visit a friend. Having everything at ground level was a great relief over the often experienced narrow stairwell luggage trial. The king bed was quite firm which was right up my alley. We slept great and loved the convenience of our own ensuite washroom. The... More 

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York Harbor, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Very comfortable lodging! Susan is a gracious and helpful hostess. She was always available to answer our questions and to tell us about the area.The rooms are well designed with very comfortable beds and good water pressure in the shower. Susan's breakfasts were delicious and varied. It has the perfect set up for two couples. The common room was areal... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

A warm, friendly B&B. Susan is a lovely hostess, with lots of fun & funny stories to share. Delisciously delightful breakfasts served in a relaxed dining area. Private bath & very comfortable King-sized bed!

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Accommodation at the Poplar Inn is clean comfortable and clearly designed so that visitors can be as comfortable as possible. The rooms are comfortable with a small deck so you can sit out. The dining room has a small kitchen and one is welcome to bring back food and eat, this made a welcome break from restaurant meals. Susan is... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We had both of the rooms in this house as we were traveling with my parents. The rooms were tastefully decorated and the common area had beautiful mountain views. We enjoyed a great breakfast each morning and Susan was sensitive to our gluten free needs. Great location too with just a short walk into town.

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