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Banff Y Mountain Lodge

2.5 of 5 102 Spray Ave | P.O. Box 520, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A6, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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85 reviews 85 reviews
30 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We weren't so thrilled with our stay at the Y. We chose the hotel primarily for the proximity to my sister's place as we were attending a barbecue that night and wanted the convenience of being able to walk home from her house. The Y was more shabby than shabby chic. For $150, the room was bare bones and, the... More

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33 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my partner stayed in a double room with private bathroom. I was expecting to have to share a bathroom, so was delighted when we found we had our own! I think we were on the top floor (3 maybe?) and had no problems with noise. The room was fine, clean and basic. All we needed it for was... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stayed the hotel section on the 4th floor, in a double bed room with shared bathroom. The only things I really liked about this hotel were the location, it's close to everything and only a 5min walk from the main shopping strip. And the price is a lot cheaper than the other hotels in Banff, however you are defiantly... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and our stay was fine but loud. The y attracts a clientale of partiers and we were there to hike and enjoy the park and it was hard to get a good night rest due to noise. There are signs posted saying no alcohol in the fridges but there was plenty of alcohol there... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This is a YWCA hotel with great reasonable rates. We stayed 4 days over the labor- day weekend 2014.Room was small but very clean, whole facility is clean. Great little restaurant with daily happy hour and good food. This is not a high-end hotel, but a great place for your basic needs.Lower level is dorm rooms with multiple beds for... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I stayed there three nights with my husband and my toddler. The room is private but very small and only one chair there. One bed feel fine and the other bed is like going to crash. The pillows are not well shaped. There is no coffee maker and everything you have to do is at their kitchen provided for the... More

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Gatineau, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I hope you will bear with me while I explain everything that is now wrong with the Y. We decided to stay here again this year, despite the bad reviews, because we stayed there 11 years ago and it was OK, so we assumed most people were just being fussy or stayed in the hostel part and not in the... More

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Zeist, The Netherlands
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

It has everything you need, the room was fairly clean, breakfast and lunch are good but incredibly slow service! The location is great, just out of the centre of town but within 3 minutes of walking you'll be in the centre of town. The staff was nice but the wifi wasn't working well during the day, only in the morning... More

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Had to check out at 2am because we found bugs (fleas/bed bugs?) in our bed. The front desk was totally unhelpful, the supervisor I spoke to the next day was even more useless, and they did not sound surprised when I told them about the bugs. Disgusted and traumatized.

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Brussels, Belgium
4 reviews 4 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This hostel doesn't provide any free breakfast for the high price, the staff is OK but not able to provide you the right sheets to make your bed and not particularly welcoming in general. The building looks old and needs a serious refresh. Moreover, what's missing here is a warmful common room where you can spend time and meet other... More

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Address: 102 Spray Ave | P.O. Box 520, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A6, Canada
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Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Banff Y Mountain Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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