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Banff International Hostel

1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   449 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A6, Canada
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Ranked #15 of 18 Specialty Lodging in Banff
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015
Pravasik Karnataka, India
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Karnataka, India
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Been there for one night stay. The rooms were as described in the website. Clean and comfortable. There was a problem with the toilet door. Coffee maker seemed out of order. But then ignored it as we were there only for one night.

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Pasig, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We are a group of 3 and we got a female dorm type room for 6. We have the whole room for the three of us so it is like getting a private room instead for a very reasonable price. The reception staff are very accommodating and answers all inquiries about Banff tourist spots.

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Stayed here for a week and the weekly rate is probably the cheapest you'll find in Banff. On the whole the people who stay are friendly and respectful. Rooms are small and cluttered and it is a bit of a walk to town. Wifi is very fast.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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43 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Stayed a night in both 4-bed dorms room and a private room, which are the options, I would recommend. Was also showed a much larger dorm room, but decided not to stay here, as It was totally crammed, smelly and anything but clean. Not sure if the guest or the owners were to blame. A very basic make-it-yourself breakfast is... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely pathetic!!!! Debated leaving when I got here knowing I would lose 2 nights of charge. I really don't know if they clean their sheets after each persons stay. My friend and I have spent the first 2 hours of our stay laughing about how disgusting this place is. Dorm room smelt nasty so we switched to a private room.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in this hostel when I was Traveling through Canada. The breakfast was a lovely treat. Everything was nice a clean. So many lovely people. The Irish night guy was lovely and looked and interested. Very helpful. Wifi zoned in and out and room was stuffy. Had to ask for a fan

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Whistler, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

dorms were clean. but the bed i stayed on was in need of some TLC. any movement on the top bunk resulted in the entire bunk shaking and twisting, this did not lead to a good nights sleep. Also dorms have ensuite bathrooms, 1 toilet/shower for 8 doesnt work well in my opinion

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Banff, Canada
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I have stayed for a night. It was very cheep compare to hotels in banff, or even other hostels in banff. The room was big enough. It was two story room and one floor had two bunk beds. However, I slept in the upper bed and didn't have enough space above so couldn't even sit up on the bed. It... More 

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fife
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16 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Stayed in the hotel with friends while on holiday for the Saturday night, checked in at one but room not ready, got back to hotel at 22.30 after visiting a few of the pubs and restaurants and room was ok, two double beds and plenty of room, ok for a short break, must give a mention to the front desk... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Stayed for 5 nights in a 4 bed, coed dorm. Room was clean and the beds were comfortable. Lock on the door a bit difficult. The included breakfast was rather poor. A few muffins cut up, toast, cereal and milk that looked very watered down. The kitchen facilities were ok. Overhead a few conservations in the lobby/common room area. I... More 

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Address: 449 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A6, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Banff International Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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