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Irwin's Mountain Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   429 Banff Avenue | Box 1198, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B2, Canada
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights at the start of our tour of BC. Hotel was close to all amenities and comfortable, good parking although our SUV would not fit in the underground car park. Jacuzzi was good. Paid a fair price for our stay and was not dissappointed

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Severna Park, Maryland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped here on a recent trip to Banff. The location was perfect. Parking was included in an underground garage. It was a little tight in there but was very useful. Was a little noisy outside on our 1st night but the staff were very helpful and I would stop there again

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St. Catharines, Canada
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent two nights here in August 2014. Friendly and helpful staff,, 5 minutes walk to town. Breakfast at the restaurant attached was very good. Rooms clean. No hesitation in booking this hotel again.

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Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the perfect place after touring around all day! The check-in was effortless, staff very friendly and helpful! The room was very comfortable and very clean. The bed and pillows were great!! The hotel was very quiet which was nice for a good nights sleep. Had a nice balcony with the view of the mountains. Could not think of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 weeks for a skiing trip. The rooms were great, with air-con/heating, a fridge and comfortable beds. The staff were very friendly and helpful, especially with directions etc. The hotel had lockers to keep ski equipment in which was useful. It would have been better if there were safety deposit boxes in each of the rooms, however... More

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Yuma, AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking was at a premium. We first parked in the back but left to sightsee and when we returned there were no spaces open. We couldn't park in the underground garage because the SUV was too tall for the door opening. They had us park along the driveway. Difficult to get out in the morning. The lobby was not air... More

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GM-IMI, General Manager at Irwin's Mountain Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for recommending us to others! We appreciate your review very much. Our hope is that our friendly staff and priced right accomodation will hit the spot for your trip. Our parking is FREE which is not the standard in Banff. The Irwin's has been around since 1967 and is family owned and operated. Our parking can be a bit... More

Bromborough, Wirral.
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi All Great choice for families the rooms are huge and so are the beds. Its very clean and tidy. The hot tub was a favourite of ours after the slopes, set us up nicely for our evening meals. ................................................................................................................................................ We will be booking again when we next visit Banff. Andy

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GM-IMI, General Manager at Irwin's Mountain Inn, responded to this review

Wow thanks for thinking of us and sending us your review! I appreciate you taking the time to comment on our facility during your winter stay with us. Thanks for highlighting the hot tub and the facility. Our staff works hard to keep this property in tip top shape for our guests. Please come again soon! When you do, book... More

Windsor, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just came back august 6th 2014. Location was good, staff friendly. Definitely needs microwaves in rooms. Parking had very tight spots. Nothing fancy but nice place for the money. Walking distance to everything, but far enough away from all the foot traffic to make for a quiet hotel.

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GM-IMI, General Manager at Irwin's Mountain Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your most recent review with us. I appreciate the feedback very much. I do hope your travels were excellent along the way. When you pass through again, please stay again. Book directly with us and save! Call us 24 hours a day to make a reservation with us. Thanks for staying with us. More

Ottawa, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got a 'family size room with jetted tub', which was nice, but, not as nice as the pictures showed. The room was need of updating, especially the bathroom with its stained linoleum and peeling wallpaper. The bathroom was small, and the tub was smallish with jacuzzi jets. The room was big, with 2 areas for hanging up clothes and,had... More

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GM-IMI, General Manager at Irwin's Mountain Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us on your recent travels to Banff. Our hotel is equipped with FREE wifi, FREE parking and Air Conditioning. Our staff are both friendly and helpful. El Toro is next door with all your dining needs-they serve dinner and breakfast and all at a very reasonable price. When you come to Banff again, please stay with... More

Sacramento, California, United States
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23 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Banff is a very beautiful, but extremely expensive town. We chose Irwin's because it was centrally located, had one of the most reasonable rates in the area (albeit at a still-pricey $188/night with taxes) with some of the amenities we look for: free wifi, free parking, and a fridge. However, I personally think that if you're going to offer a... More

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GM-IMI, General Manager at Irwin's Mountain Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your most recent review. We are very clear on who we are on our website and with our travel agent partners. Our hope is that when a guest is looking at our hotel, they are observing all the details of breakfast included or not. While I am sorry we did not meet your expectations on this front, I... More

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Address: 429 Banff Avenue | Box 1198, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B2, Canada
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Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Irwin's Mountain Inn 2.5*
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Irwin`s Mountain Hotel Banff
Irwins Mountain Hotel
Irwins Mountain Banff

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The Irwin's Mountain Inn is located in the heart of the majestic and world class destination known as Banff, Alberta, Canada. The Irwin's Mountain Inn is a 65 room hotel with a variety of rooms and suites. This family owned and operated hotel is perfect for the budget minded traveller. Beautiful, comfortable, affordable and reliable; enjoy the beauty that is Banff and the great customer service at Irwin's Mountain Inn. Our hot tub and sauna are the perfect ammenity to relax after a long day of skiing, shopping or sight seeing. Located on Banff Avenue, Irwin's Mountain Inn has bus transportation to downtown or to the ski hill right outside its front door. Ask our Front Desk agents about activities and tours that are perfect for you! ... more   less 
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