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Bow Valley Motel

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610 8th St., Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B5, Canada
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Ranked #8 of 33 Hotels in Canmore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Canmore
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Very clean little motel. Great distance to everything downtown. You can beat beat the price very budget friendly for this expensive area to travel (Banff/Canmore). We loved staying here and would recommend/stay again. For the price you are paying it is excellent, couldn't find better in town.

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Burlington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We stayed here for a week when we moved to Canmore , with a fridge , queen bed & tv & bathroom , NO microwave :( but there is a Keurig ! It was a great location , walk to everything , but the wifi was non existing ( we were in the farther building by the road ) even... More 

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Carstairs, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed for one night on January 1 2015. We were pleasantly surprised at the room. It was basic but very clean. The location was great walking distance to the main downtown canmore. Only complaint and not the hotels fault was the ignorant people in the room above...very noisy so if you can , choose an upstairs room. Also they... More 

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Bolney
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stayed for one night whilst travelling from Calgary across the rocky mountains. Canmore is a very pretty town and the Bow Valley Inn is everything you would expect from a small town motel. It is situated in a very convenient location with gorgeous views all around. The room was spacious room and staff helpful. From the top floor, expect... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We only spent one night on our way through to Canada's west coast, the location was great, as it allowed us to do some walking to find somewhere to eat, and a bit of exercise afterwards. Room was clean, but for those who have any trouble climbing stairs, try to avoid the upper floor. Nearby restaurant was good though a... More 

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Rorbas, Switzerland
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5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Nice clean rooms with coffee and tea making facility, tv and bathroom. Top helpful receptionist who provided us with additional tea and coffee at no charge. Everything in Canmore is in walking distance. Good value for the money.

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Salem, NJ
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Spent two nights, the rooms were large, comfy and clean. The staff in the office were friendly and informative. This seemed to apply to several different folks at various times. They even provided bear spray and a bell for our early morning hikes. They took the time to recommend and warn us about good and not so positive spots. This... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
39 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Great location right on the main street but quiet. It's an older looking hotel with a key on a keyring but it's modern. The rooms are big, the beds are comfy, modern TV and modern bathroom. Try the second floor facing the street and you get a beautiful view of the mountains. Nice pretty flowers on the balcony. Friendly and... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
14 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Nice large, clean rooms and a good location, but, the staff were amazing - the receptionists went out of their way to offer advice on where to go & what to see - they ensured we got the absolute most from our stay in Canmore. Canmore itself is a lovely town, much less 'touristy' than Banff but having everything we... More 

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Chatham, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

Spent one night at this very nice little hotel....woman at the front desk was very friendly and accommodating.....room was very clean and comfortable with a lot of little extra touches that you don't see elsewhere.....a small negative is that there is no elevator.......our room was on the third floor so we had to lug our belongings up a few flights... More 

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