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    HI-Banff Alpine Centre

    801 Hidden Ridge Way, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H5, Canada
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    “great hostel” (16 reviews)
    “free bus pass” (20 reviews)
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    Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

    Although a little out of town. Let this not deter you. Complimentary return bus pass available. bus is very frequent. Super friendly staff. AC is non existent in common areas but they provide fans in room but the place is clean an safe and very...More

    1  Thank MMargaretH
    Reviewed July 8, 2014

    I have many memories here as I have stayed a few times at this hostel. In fact I once spent nearly two months here while I was working in Banff, many years ago, and was having trouble finding an affordable apartment. This time I spent...More

    Thank bcbusdriver
    Reviewed July 6, 2014

    Myself and my boyfriend stayed at the hotel for one night. Due to peak period, prices here too high for the quality the place offers. 2 persons in a 4-people mixed room, $90. I've slept in may hotels in different countries and the main purpose...More

    1  Thank Lively26
    Reviewed June 8, 2014

    We were only there from late afternoon, overnight, then left in the morning, but I wasn't particularly impressed with this place - despite the bautiful scenery.The room was ok (private room, shared bathroom), neat and clean. There's a massive walk in fridge in the kitchen...More

    Thank Tessa M
    Reviewed June 2, 2014

    I love the cabin at the hostel. This is unique for hostels. Wonderful location. They have a very noisy exhaust fan on the entrance of the main building. Unfortunately you can hear the fan all night and day when you have your window open. It...More

    Thank sharonr806
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • $33 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
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    8680jrvds
    February 10, 2017|
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    Response from nielgillespie | Reviewed this property |
    Taxi will be at bus stop cost 8 dallors
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    Owen H
    July 10, 2016|
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    Response from BanffHostelManager | Property representative |
    Hi, all three of the snow resorts have transportation leaving from the town. Norquay is 10 minutes away, Sunshine is 20 minutes and Lake Louise is 40 minutes away. All three have their advantages and it's worth visiting... More
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    Julie R
    June 19, 2016|
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    Response from Travelfoodwrtiter | Reviewed this property |
    They have locks , bring only a towel they have all bedding
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    "Smaller dorm rooms of 8 bunks are quieter than larger ones."
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    "I liked the not main house"
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    "It's a backpacker hostel. You take your pick. Go for smaller for quieter (e.g. 4 dorm instead of 6..."
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    "There are even cabins or hostel rooms"
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