We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 33 Banff hotels

Banff Aspen Lodge

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   401 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A9, Canada (Formerly Traveller's Inn)
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Banff Aspen Lodge to your Saves list
Banff Aspen Lodge
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
85%
Ranked #6 of 33 hotels in Banff
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2009
rumyqtpi2 Ontario, Canada
  • Overview
  • Reviews (754)
  • Photos (130)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (163)
  • Location
  • More
true
Write a Review

754 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    310
    319
    80
    29
    16
See reviews for
153
383
21
21
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (163)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
There are newer reviews for Banff Aspen Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Ontario, Canada
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2009

We booked this hotel because we saw that it wasn't fancy, and it was a good price. We were in town to ski and required a decent place with a hot tub, breakfast included and within walking distance of everything. The hotel was pretty plain - rooms was standard in terms of amneties. Very large though. Bathroom had radiant heating... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ellicott City, Maryland
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2009

We really enjoyed our recent stay at the Banff Aspen Lodge. It provides everything you could possibly want in a hotel located in the center of the Banff. Many stores, restaurants, and cafes are in easy walking distance. We had two-queen suite with the balcony facing Banff Ave and the room was spotless. The hotel offers a free shuttle to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
NE Lincs
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2009

We were a group of five friends (women) who came from the UK on a ski trip. We found the hotel staff extremely friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble and they even remembered and addressed us by our names to say good morning/evening. We found the hotel very clean and pleasant. The breakfast was included in the price... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, England
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2009

As a single traveler who arrived one day late due to weather problems, I especially appreciated the friendliness and helpfulness of all the staff. The front desk is very helpful with suggestions on local places, skiing and getting around. The hot tub is very large and very comfortable even in -11 to -28C weather! I've seen some comments that the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kingston
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2009

My Family and I stayed here for 5 days in February. We were there primarily to Ski and Sunshine and Lake Louise. The Hotel is overall pretty nice, the 2 outdor hotubs and the location are the highlights. The rooms were basic and definitly dated, and could use an upgrade. But it had everything you needed. One problem we had... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newcastle
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2009

16 of us have just returned from 12 nights at the Banff Aspen Lodge and absolutely loved it. Totally exceeded expections. Rooms were a great size and the cleaners were brilliant. Hot tub was fantastic, although one of them was broken for the duration of our stay. Location was good, only 5 mins walk to the main strip. Reception staff... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
35 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2009

Spent eight nights and we really enjoyed the property. The rooms were very comfortable and quaint and appear to have been recently renovated. The walkout balcony was great for fresh air and natural light in the room. Housekeeping was great and didn't just drop off towels and make the bed but really would touch up the room and it would... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
BanffAspen, Manager at Banff Aspen Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on the Banff Aspen Lodge. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay! The hotel does charge for our wireless internet, as we include our delicious Canadian Rockies Continental Breakfast in all room rates. In regards to the internet bandwidth, we are currently working on a solution the will eliminate the bandwidth cap.... More

Monterrey, Mexico
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
26 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2009

PRO Location is great, you have everything walking distance... We got the superior room, and it is spacious and confortable, Breakfast is ok, cereals and bread, not bad... The people there are friendly. CON They charge for the use of internet or WiFi, If you're going skiing you have to catch the bus a block and a half away, Hot... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
rural ontario
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2009

We booked two rooms here the beginning of February 2009. When we checked in we asked for a cot for one of the rooms and they upgraded the room to add an extra bed for no additional charge. We had a nice view of the mountains and downtown Banff. There was a sitting room with a fireplace in the main... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Brunswick
Top Contributor
194 reviews 194 reviews
92 hotel reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2009

We spent one night here and had 2 rooms. Our rooms were clean and the beds comfortable. There was a sitting room (with a sofabed) and tea/coffee maker) and a fairly small bedroom. Oddly there were 2 sink areas/? The huge hot tub was just outside. The staff were friendly and the breakfast quite adequate. The indoor parking good (it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Banff Aspen Lodge, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Banff Aspen Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Banff Aspen Lodge

Address: 401 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A9, Canada (Formerly Traveller's Inn)
Phone Number:
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Banff Aspen Lodge 2.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets, Tingo, Otel, Booking.com, BookingOdigeoWL, Priceline, TripOnline SA and Venere so you can book your Banff Aspen Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Banff Aspen Hotel Banff
Banff Aspen Motel

130 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (110)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (26)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (9)
Viewed
Room/suite (24)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
1:55
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (36)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (21)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Banff with
any amenities

Amenities

Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Banff #6 Romantic Hotel in Banff #10 Business Hotel in Banff
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a Canadian Rockies Continental Breakfast with every stay! A friendly hotel of 89 spacious rooms and just a short stroll to downtown Banff. All rooms are carefully furnished and decorated with panoramic mountain views. Amenities include 2 outdoor hot tubs with an outdoor fireplace, sauna & steam room, in-room refrigerators, gift shop, ski bus stop close-by, ski work bench, wireless internet ($), internet access terminal ($) and laundry facilities ($). ... more   less 
Number of rooms
89

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Banff Aspen Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer