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The Drake Inn

909 Railway Avenue, Canmore, Alberta T1W1P3, Canada
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Ranked #16 of 33 Canmore B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Drumheller, Canada
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88 reviews 88 reviews
18 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went with friends for a weekend getaway. Location for this hotel was excellent, very close to downtown shops, and stores across the street. (grocery, bank and liquor...all we needed) The room was great. It was in the corner of the new part.. actually two rooms made into one I'd say. Furniture was nice, leather couches and a kitchenette with a... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location wise, very good and close to a lot of attractions, shops, restaurants etc, the room was large enough but the tv and table lamp weren't working. on the plus side the higher floor rooms have an amazing view of the mountain.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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143 reviews 143 reviews
27 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

This is a review just on the bar/restaurant. We did not stay in the hotel portion. We stayed several days in Canmore for a ski trip. We found the entire towns food options to be subpar. Part of this I think is because we are Americans and we crave red meat and nowhere in Canada would cook our meat rare.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We had a great stay at The Drake Inn. I've stayed here many of times and it is clean and is walking distance to all of the shops and restaurants downtown Canmore. Staff was friendly and helpful with questions of where to eat in town. Thank you.

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St. Albert
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Located in the centre of Canmore which was built many years ago,the Drake Inn is considered a landmark.The inn is a little dated but it offers lower and reasonable rate.Drake Pub and Restaurant offers 10% discount on food(sorry,not alcoholic drinks!)for guests staying at the inn.A very short walk to downtown where you can check out all the shops and eateries.All... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Stayed 1 night. Room carpet, bathroom and bed was clean. Would recommend to light travelers on a low budget with not very high standards. The staff were friendly and informative. Wifi worked great. Only thing I disliked was the hotel room door was out of date and in bad condition. I could hear very clearly from my bed our neighbors... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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129 reviews 129 reviews
45 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Love staying at the Drake, yes it's not fancy but it is a solid 3 star property. Staff is very friendly, rooms are clean and very comfortable. Location is great--short walk to downtown Canmore especially first thing in the morning is very nice. Make sure you stop at Beamers for coffee and muffin...

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Miami, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Me and my husband stay here all the time we visit canmore love the hotel the rooms are clean bright very comfortable the staff are 5stars we can stay at any hotel but choose to stay here. ( at least ten times a year) big thank you to the general manager Scott Stevens. And Brenda the hotel manager for always... More 

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edmonton
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Stayed here for the second time. This time brought along son and gfriend. All stayed in one room 2 beds. Great location, good clean room and comfy beds. Ate in pub next door with 10% off. Quiet location just off main road. Right by the river and all the shops. Staff very helpful and friendly

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Norristown, PA
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21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

It was very difficult to find a place to stay near Banff, but we found this place. It was not cheap, but it was the best we could find for the least amount of money. We were very disappointed with the accommodations. We were given one of the rooms in the parking area across from the office. It was far... More 

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