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Banff International Hostel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. It was clean and comfortable. Although initially we were not used to hosteling the clean and safe environment in banff helps to make it a great experience. I hope they keep up the cleanliness and the security. Tq for a lovely stay.

Thank fenchew
State of Sao Paulo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel is really good. I stayed in a room with 11 beds and my 2 friends and I were given the three beds on the upper floor of the room, which was good for some more privacy. There was a bathroom inside the room and the sink was outside of the bathroom, which is good for morning traffic.Mattresses and... More 

Thank JuliGP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reception was very welcoming, breakfast every morning, easy walking distance to the city centre and restaurants, you'll meet plenty of different people. Nice and affordable. Will be staying again. Just needs more parking.

Thank webbtravellog
Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best part about this hostel was that it looked and felt more like a hotel for young adults. You had a room key, the rooms were smaller and it was very very clean. The beds were very comfortable as well. They also had different parties/events per night depending on which night you were there. Very good service and value.

Thank Daniele B
San Francisco, California
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91 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was within walking distance to town and the bus depot. And Safeway is nearby. Dorm setup makes you feel incredibly uncomfortably close to your neighbor - even with the curtains (which was missing on mine) provided on the lower bunk beds. Kitchen kind of small too so I didn’t bother to use it. The one bathroom for everyone in... More 

Thank FleetinGlimpses
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

This was a great place for anyone looking for a cheap stay or for some fun people to hang out with. Facilities were clean, beds were comfortable, liquor store on premises, kitchen was good and lockers were provided in the rooms. The staff is also jokes and a lot of fun. I wish this hostel had an upper age limit.

Thank jhjh226
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Converted apartment complex turned into an international hostel. Nice rooms and nice hot showers. Towels are avaliable for rent or bring your own. The staff is very accommodating and knowledgable. Be sure to check this one out before you go.

Thank Chris W
Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

This hostel is the greatest one I ever been! Folks are friendly, new friends are funny. Do try to meet some friends in the kitchen area, because they might become your "Pub-Crawl-Mate" :) Better spend your time on Friday-Sunday in Banff if you are the night-animal (Know what I mean right, shhh...). On the last day I drop my important... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Been here twice and both times with no reservation. Dorms are a little tight and dark but other than that, they were extremely accommodating. Cheapest rate in town at $30/night!!! There's a lockup storage area for boards, skis, bikes etc and a fully functional kitchen to keep your trip or holiday cheap and healthy. Basically no parking but welcome to... More 

Thank Nathan S
Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

This hostel is not in the heart of Banff but rather up the road on Tunnel Mountain - however in the summer season the town has a great bus service called ROAM that does stop right beside the hostel ($2 person each way) as it is a long walk up and down on foot. Two different buildings and some cute... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Banff International Hostel

Address: 449 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A6, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range: $55 - $393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Banff International Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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