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The Glacier View Inn

) #98 of 106 Restaurants in Banff $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian
Icefields Parkway | Highway #93 North, just north of the Banff/Jasper National Park Border, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J3, Canada
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good44%
  • Average26%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
2 weeks ago
“Great views ”
2 weeks ago
“Outdated but enjoyable! ”
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Chinese, Asian
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$$ - $$$
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Icefields Parkway | Highway #93 North, just north of the Banff/Jasper National Park Border, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here this week great view of the Glacier reasonably comfortable beds tidy room a bit aged but ok for were it is Ali checked us in and was great. Full of information about the area Re the Restaurant at the discovery centre looks...More

Thank glennkim11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here at the end of May as a stopover while travelling along the Icefield Parkway. The Aussie receptionist was very welcoming and very helpful. Couldn't fault her. The rooms were outdated but we were impressed with the view of the glacier and also...More

Thank Lucy S
Reviewed August 12, 2016

Beware that waiters try to get you to give an extra 15% tip over and above the 15% automatically included in the bill

1  Thank wollaston99
Reviewed October 19, 2015

We stayed here one night only to do a glacier hike. The hike was wonderful. The restaurant not so, the Chinese food was rubbish, so bad that I sent mine back. My replacement was a chicken Caesar salad which had a sizeable amount of brown...More

Thank Maureen P
Reviewed September 28, 2015

The hotel is nice, and pretty basic. However, given its location and remoteness, they keep it in pretty good shape. Don't expect that gorgeously lit building they show on the website. That's way too romantic. The reality is it is a stone building in the...More

1  Thank czrswyf
Reviewed August 17, 2015

Located right AT the Columbia Icefield centre is your hotel. You can't miss it! Google this place before you come here so you know you're in the right place and don't end up driving towards the other side of Jasper to find your hotel! (That's...More

Thank Yipstouringaround
Reviewed July 30, 2015

If you stay overnight at the Glacier inn then this is the only place to eat. Decent food for the fact that its in the middle of an isolated place

Thank Gazal P
Reviewed October 14, 2014

This Inn has great rooms, 2 double beds, pull out couch and 2 twin beds in the loft. Very comfy and roomy. We had a bit of trouble finding the door to check in, the Inn also serves as a meeting place for glacier tours...More

Thank kathiev_13
Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Worth going just for the view! You get an amazing view overlooking the glacier as you eat. The food was tasty but a little overpriced - which you expect being in the middle of nowhere. Theres is quite a large menu to chose from. The...More

Thank Jessie P
Reviewed August 11, 2014

Pros: Dinner at the restaurant was tasted good and the waiter was very nice. View from the windows of the restaurant was of the icefields, which was great. Cons: The price was SO high. The sweet and sour chicken was a little chewy.

Thank RoapTripper3081
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  • Address: Icefields Parkway | Highway #93 North, just north of the Banff/Jasper National Park Border, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Banff National Park  >  Banff
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