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Banff Y Mountain Lodge

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   102 Spray Ave | P.O. Box 520, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A6, Canada
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Ranked #17 of 20 Specialty lodging in Banff
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Montreal
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Unless you're 20 and want to be loud and not sleep, do not stay here. I'm 35 and have stayed in dozens and dozens of hostels and this one is very disappointing. I'm not on a budget but decided to book here because I enjoy the traveling feel of hostels and meeting new people. I've cancelled my other days and... More

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Banff National Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Thankyou to the staff at the Y Banff. You made our stay very welcome. Super friendly. Special thanks to KENDRA at reception. She went beyond her duty to help two Aussies organise accommodation. A million blessings dear heart. Karma comes around. Also to the chef...and waitress...a happy mob, many thanks for great food. Kathy and Greg, Sunshine Coast, Queensland

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Sacramento, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Banff Y mountain lodge was noisy with paper thin walls. When the shower next door was being used it was so loud you could not talk, sleep, or concentrate. The halls were often noisy too, but quieted down at night. The room was very hot with no ventilation even though there was a small window and the weather was... More

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Coquitlam
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

If you are going to spend your most time on exploring Banff or Rockies Mountains instead of staying in the room, this hotel is your good choice. Facilities are simple but clean and comfort enough. You can have a good sleep and short rest in between your sightseeing activities. Staffs are friendly and location is perfect for everything. Good choice... More

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I stayed in a standard room that had one double bed, a desk, and a bathroom with a shower. There is ample free parking around the lodge. The best thing about this place is the location. It is very easy to find and is situated close to the popular shops and restaurants. If you're looking for a basic stay and... More

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Terrace, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I mean, it's a hostel. Then again, I have been in much better hostels. The internet was extremely patchy. I was fortunate to be in a room with attached bathroom, but that isn't the case for all rooms. It was also ridiculously hot in the rooms, and the fans that staff kept bringing into the room were all broken. Just... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The staff were friendly. The room was a little strange, hard stone floor. The blinds were very thin so we were woken up when the sun rose each morning. The light switches were outside the room which was inconvenient. The on site cafe was decent. The best thing is the location, it is just over the bridge from the shops

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

It was an okay hostel - the rooms were clean and it was nice that the toilet and shower was in different rooms, as everyone in my room was trying to get ready at the same time in the morning. However, the "bar" upstairs closed at 9:00 pm and it really didn't facilitate meeting new people. I would have stayed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

I based here for my Rockies holiday. It was clean comfortable and the staff were exceptional. Also a great location for exploring the incredibly beautiful surrounding areas. Definitely recommend for good value accommodation

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

3 of us stayed here for two nights whilst skiing. Clean and comfortable with a decent breakfast thrown in (the guy in the cafe was super friendly) got very hot overnight but overall we were happy with the stay.

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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*
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The Banff Y Mountain Lodge is the perfect mountain hideaway for travelers on a budget. Whether you're coming to ski & snowboard in the winter or mountain bike and hike in the summer, we've got great deals for you! Our lodge has a number of room options, so we can easily accommodate your parties needs. We feature private rooms with bath, private rooms with shared bath, (4, 6, 8 and 10-person) dorms and family suites all at lowest-in-town prices. As the Banff Y Mountain Lodge is a social enterprise funding domestic violence preventions programming you know what when you stay with us, not only are you getting a great room at a fantastic price, but you're also helping women and children in the Banff. Banff Y Mountain Lodge doesn’t charge hotel tax or GST. Other features;*Knowledgeable friendly staff*Clean, safe rooms *2 tv/media rooms*New! Large open plan guest kitchen which seats upto 24 people *Wi-fi Internet (For a small daily fee) *Free parking*Coin-op laundry *Large outdoor space with volleyball*Security lockers*Free linens*Licensed restaurant with Happy Hour beer prices *24/7 front desk service. *Discounts for many local attractions and tours. Explore the Rockies. Stay at the Banff Y Mountain Lodge – Best for your budget! ... more   less 
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