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    Hostel Bear

    1002 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1N6, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
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    • Average20%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible13%
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    “common areas” (14 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (14 reviews)
    “dorm room” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    HI-Banff Alpine Centre
    281 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 152 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Like my title says, it's a place to sleep. The bathroom still had urine on the seat and some hair around sink and tub from previous guests, otherwise the room was decent beds were comfortable. Make sure to bring your own wash cloths as although...More

    Thank SG0307
    Reviewed June 9, 2017

    Booked a private room for two nights because the photos on their website looks great. My room and the hostel was nothing like the photos on their website. The bathroom was filthy with gunk and some previous occupants hair. The room was dusty, had to...More

    3  Thank Johannes4456
    Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

    Staying in the Bow Valley of the Canadian Rockies, Alberta this summer doesn't have to break the bank. The Hostel Bear offers cheap beds with a great kitchen for cooking (to also save on food) a cozy, friendly atmosphere and right in the mountains with...More

    1  Thank Sandytrails
    Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

    Spent 3 nights at the Hostel Bear and found it to be quite convenient. If you need to be waited on hand and foot, go to the expensive places. If you want a place to sleep, cook, relax, and recharge consider this bear. The room...More

    Thank Mark J
    Reviewed March 9, 2017

    I stayed there for 7 nights in December and have to say that the location is good because it's easy to walk anywhere within Canmore from the hostel and I really liked friendly staff there (the German girl was amazing and helpful in every way)....More

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    HI-Banff Alpine Centre
    281 reviews
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • $29 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 30
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • Alberta >
    • Canadian Rockies >
    • Kananaskis Country >
    • Canmore
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    • Hostel Bear Hotel Canmore ,
    • Hostel Bear Canmore, Alberta
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    Response from Kevin L | Reviewed this property |
    We booked two double bed private room and showed up to find out they put us in a room with single bunk beds only. I asked if they could fix that and they said "oh,no sorry we are sold out of double private rooms"...
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    "Try to avoid a room to at the back of the hostel due to the train passing by."
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    "Choose a private room; they are spacious and beautiful!"
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    "Choose different Lodgings."
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    "The train runs right behind the hotel, if you are light sleeper get a room in the front of the building or..."
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