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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

This motel is about 20 minutes from Banff in a very small area called Deadman's Flats. Do not expect any frills but at half the price of hotels in Banff it is a good find. The room was clean. Reliable wifi. Fridge in room. It was a quiet spot. The hotel does not offer breakfast but next door is the...

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Reviewed August 15, 2016

I thought people were being critical when i read some reviews but now realise they were rightHotel tired looking, shabby with no facilities.We couldnt get a drink because they had a lobby with a kettle and microwave but they did not supply tea etc, Rooms smelt of damp. We did take photos of cracked tiles on floor etc but couldn't...

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North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed July 30, 2016

We booked this hotel online. We wanted to stay in Canmore but everywhere was fully booked. The motel was a disappointment from the moment we saw it. It looked a lot better in pictures. The hotel is run down and tired. The bathroom floor tiles were cracked and held together with tape. The bathroom was so small it was hard...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed July 26, 2016

The rooms were expensive and really filthy. The sheets were stained and there were long black hairs in the bed - I am blonde. We requested our room be cleaned again and I think a can of air freshened was sprayed, that was all. The sheets were still dirty and the bathroom mouldy and dirty. This was quite an expensive...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed July 21, 2016

The room had an 'old' smell to it. Since it was summer, we were able to keep the window open with the bathroom fan running all night. The bedding was clean and comfortable. There was a fridge in the room but no coffee or micro-wave.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Stayed here for a few nights as visit was relatively short notice and everywhere else seemed fully booked. It's ok, but the website picture is misleading as the place is quite shabby and would benefit from a face-lift, rooms and bathrooms tired and not very thoroughly cleaned. Wifi intermittent. Far too expensive for what you get.

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CALGARY
Reviewed July 9, 2016

I had to go on business in Banff/Lake Louise for a week. It was high season and all hotels were booked. I then booked at this motel in desperation. It was cheap. $158/night After reading the previous reviews I wasn't sure I made the right decision. I read the review about the water not drinkable. Not an issue at all....

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Lloydminster, Canada
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Not sure when the pictures on the website were taken, but it's different when you stay, it's ok for a snow boarder person, but for a relaxing break it's as basic as basic can be, It's clean but no checked out a day early on my 2 night stay, about 1 km outside Canmore

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cambrils
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights. The staff were helpful and polite. Rooms were clean and serviced daily. Comfy bed. Big room with mini kitchen but no crockery or cutlery to speak of so bought some in canmore. Overall it was a good spot to stay.

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Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We pull up and check in, the clerk whips out a calculator. $200.00. No air conditioning, dirty stained mattress. Pay the money and stay in Canmore. Pure extortion, the Big Horn is an even bigger disappointment. I would have given them negative stars but trip advisor won't let me.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Big Horn Motel

Address: #1 - Trans Canada Highway at Deadman's Flat, Dead Man's Flats, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2T9, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Kananaskis Country > Canmore > Dead Man's Flats
Price Range: $44 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Big Horn Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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Big Horn Motel Canmore/Dead Man's Flats, Alberta
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“Rooms at the back, facing away from the highway are probably quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles JoeF841, Jul 21, 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room in any other hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles michelf607, Aug 19, 2015 | Read review
“Higher floors are probably hotter, choose a lower floor as there is no AC”
 of 5 bubbles brendabB9198TK, Jul 5, 2015 | Read review
“Don't go There”
 of 5 bubbles 533rayk, Jun 14, 2015 | Read review
“if you are sensitive to noise (highway), try to get a room at the back of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles crazylady44, May 25, 2015 | Read review
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