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Bow View Lodge

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   228 Bow Avenue | Box 339, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A5, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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75 reviews 75 reviews
27 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We enjoyed this motel, it had older decor however the room was very clean and the bed very comfortable. The motel was a very good location for accessing restaurants and shopping. We could recommend this motel for travellers, quiet and comfortable.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After I check in the Bow View Hotel room 114, I noticed that the glass door lock facing the parking lot was broken causing a potential safety issue, then when I brush my teeth before bed, the water sink was out of order too. Water could not running out smoothly. What a hotel like this with this kind of poor... More

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ipswich
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46 reviews 46 reviews
39 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel only a five minute walk from station, booked a river view room which was worth the little extra money we paid, hotel had a seventies feel about it. Location wise was excellent, three minute walk into town. Room was very comfortable with a lovely view and balconey. If your looking for value for money, comfort and location, I would... More

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St. Louis
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are looking for something simple and clean, the Bow View Lodge will suit your needs. This is a no frills hotel, but we were satisfied with our stay here. Our room was clean, but it was definitely dated. The front desk staff was courteous and helpful and the location of the hotel is great (and has free parking).... More

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Granbury
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is across the street from the Bow river with a lovely walking trail. It is a quite hotel that was clean and the bed comfortable. The staff was helpful. The air conditioner did not work well and you could not leave the sliding door open at night.

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22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is average. The rooms are quite large but dated. The people at reception indifferent. The breakfast is great. There is ample choice and the food and service at breakfast is excellent. The breakfast makes up for the lack in other areas. The location is really good if you do not want to be in the heart of Banff.... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I used trip adviser and its ratings to locate this hotel, but its booking agents failed me. I ended up paying what the front desk wanted. Priceline failed me the whole trip, wouldn't come online. But luckily I paid the lady up front. The reception area is deceptively very tiny. The receptionist gave us a large room on the ground... More

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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second port of call on the tour and we stayed 2 nights. The staff where friendly but the reception area was a bit small. Again, described as a budget hotel, the room was large, clean and the bed was huge. The linen and towels were clean and fresh. Tea/coffee making facilities in the room. The overall location... More

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13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights early September. Third floor room overlooking the Bow River. Clean, quiet and close to Banff Ave with its shops and restaurants. We were able to use the leisure facilities at the sister hotel. Overall reasonable considering Banff prices

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6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed a couple of nights on a tour of the Rockies but was pleasantly surprised at the location. We had a lovely room overlooking the river. Weather wasn't great but downtown was about 5 minutes walk away so really handy. Lots of good restaurants around too. Only downside was having to find breakfast. Didn't fancy paying 19 CAD for breakfast... More

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Address: 228 Bow Avenue | Box 339, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A5, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Bow View Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 58
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