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The Drake Inn

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   909 Railway Avenue, Canmore, Alberta T1W1P3, Canada
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Ranked #15 of 34 Canmore B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2 nights in the supposed best room ($240 ish for 2 nights). Outdated, not particularly clean, very rundown. Person underneath was smoking weed and it stunk our room out. Fairly quiet, nice view. Terrible beds that need updating (roll you to the middle), TV OK, wifi very sporadic. Felt like a very cheap motel that you might rent by the... More

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Calgary
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible place to stay if you want to be asleep before 2am. Music from the bar is loud and obnoxious. Called the front desk to have it turned down. Nope. Would never come back or suggest this place to anyone.

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Canmore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So nice & clean - perhaps not the newest in furniture etc. but the room was very clean and the location is tops - if a person has a drink they don't have to ever worry about driving from this hotel as everything is within walking distance.

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Drumheller, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

This hotel offers a lot for the price. The rooms were pleasant and comfortable with an older but decent sized tv with lots of channels. Everything seemed fairly clean and in proper working condition. The location is great, about as central as you could get for amenities inn Canmore. I didn't hear any noise from the adjacent bar but I... More

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Red Deer, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I wasn't too impressed when I first saw it. It looks like a cheap motel but I was pleasantly surprised. The view from our room was amazing. I loved the fact that it was walking distance from Downtown. There is also a pub onsite which is great if you don't want to venture too far. The food was good friendly... More

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Lockerbie, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I have to admit when I first saw the Drake I nearly kept driving! the outside looked like a cheap motel, we asked to see one of the rooms and was pleasantly surprised. Lovely views of the creak and mountains. The pub next door had a wings night, but we didn't hear anything. The rooms had a filter coffee machine,... More

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Woodbridge, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

The place was amazing and the best customer service i have received. I was shopping around for a hotel to stay for a night in Canmore and the guest service representative offered a price match to any hotel that i want to stay in Canmore. My time was saved from all the hustle to look for a descent hotel...The moment... More

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Red Deer, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We stayed here for a weekend in December. It was a great place. We had a room looking out at the creek and mountains and it was beautiful. We loved the bar - our waiter was awesome and always made sure we had a drink. The local band - Band of Brothers - was awesome. They made the experience even... More

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Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stay at the Drake often... no, they aren't the nicest rooms, certainly not fancy, but they are clean and the view is amazing. The kicker for the Drake is their amazing, hospitable, fast and effecient staff. It's seriously like "Cheers"! There food and nightlife are also fantastic.

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Overpriced. I spent 2 nights there last weekend with a friend while skiiing at Sunshine. I expect way more from any hotel in Canada let alone a town like Canmore. The rooms are VERY outdated. The bathroom door didnt even close, we had to use the bathtub stopper to shut it for privacy. Beds were not comfortable, one of the... More

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Address: 909 Railway Avenue, Canmore, Alberta T1W1P3, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Kananaskis Country > Canmore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Drake Inn 2.5*
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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
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Centrally located in downtown Canmore, the Drake Inn offers great rooms at unbeatable rates. Whether you're out for business or simply for pleasure, come and experience our relaxing atmosphere complimented by personable staff who always extend a warm & sincere welcome. The Drake Inn offers standard and creekside rooms and one hospitality suite. Banquet and meeting room facilities available, Full restaurant and bar with live entertainment every weekend. ... more   less 
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