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“A Lovely Retreat”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Truffle Pigs Lodge

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Truffle Pigs Lodge
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Field
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“A Lovely Retreat”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Upsides - clean, quiet, friendly service, pristine location, fridge, microwave, cool soaps & chocolates, very reasonably priced ($90/night in April), amazing restaurant/pub onsite, small store/restaurant/liquor outlet across the street
Downsides - soft mattress, no hot tub, close to railway tracks

In floor heating = slow to warm up, but stays hot for a long time

We really enjoyed our mountain getaway to Field. Forget the high prices and crowds in Lake Louise. If you live the mountains, great good and a relaxed vibe, do yourself a favor and stay here.

Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Wow! The atmosphere is so lovely and the view is incredible. The rooms were spotless and just the right temperature! The third night is free is such great advertising. The best thing of all is the attached restaurant. Each dish is creatively beautiful! Keep up the excellent work!

Stayed December 2013
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2014

Celebrating my husband's birthday. Nice ski along the Kicking Horse River from Natural Bridge which was recommended by the lodge staff. Our cozy room was clean and stylish with cherry furniture and a comfortable bed. The bathroom is updated and the shower was hot and powerful. Locally made craft soaps and thick, fluffy towels. Dinner at the restaurant was DE-lish! Special was lobster tail with saffron risotto. Pasta with arugula, basil and cashew pesto. A bottle of La Frenz chardonnay. Yum! Live music was by Windborn, an acoustic guitar and cello combo. Perfect to wander upstairs to our comfy room for a great night's sleep. We found everyone helpful and friendly.

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

Our room was the ideal accommodation for a one night couples getaway. Super cozy, loads of character, clean and had all of the amenities (coffee maker, fridge, microwave etc.) one could ask for. Loved the Truffle Pig touches of soap and pillow chocolates. GREAT dining as well. This place is super cute.

Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2014

If you're looking for luxury in the mountains, go stay in Lake Louise for $500/night. If you're looking for a fun, quaint, interesting hotel with seriously good food, stay here.

We stayed one night in August, at the beginning of our trip, and really enjoyed it. The room was quirky and comfortable, the food was amazing, and the service was quite good. It's all very laid back, but with some very nice touches. The "wet bar" items in the room were fun, tasty and practical (try the oatmeal...so good!).

We'll definitely be staying there again if we pass through that way.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2013

The hotel is a place to stay, nothing fancy but great after a day of skiing. The food at Truffle Pig is the drawing card though. When we stay in Lake Louise will make the drive just for supper. Small - not large noisy crowds-family atmosphere and the food has always been amazing. Of course prices are a little high but you are paying for quality. No complaints on portion size, just right. We will keep coming back...stands out in my books. A hidden treasure for sure, be sure you don't mind trains though! Have stayed in Louise paid huge dollars and gotten much less for money and the train also goes through there as well as Canmore.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2013

I have made notes as we travelled for all the hotels we stayed in to be as accurate as possible. Check in at the lodge was a bit strange, due to the fact that the staff seem to multitask, in the bar, serving tables etc. It was all a bit casual. Our room was upstairs. It was fairly spacious, but with a tiny window, and decorated in a strange mustard yellow that made it look even darker. There were two dark leather chairs and small table. Two bedside tables, lamp, clock and phone. There was hanging unit for clothes, and a suitcase stand. The small fridge was stocked with drinks for you to purchase. Also a microwave, coffeemaker, and a long TV unit with flat screen TV. The bathroom was tiny, with a china bowl on top of a wooden unit and very little space to put anything down. There was good power in the shower, and a hairdryer was provided. It was all clean, and the bed was lovely. There is train noise at night, as the lodge is right next to the yard, and I could hear the engine noise at night although they did not blow the hooters. However, if you are a light sleeper, earplugs might be advisable. Down in the basement there was a laundry room where you could do a wash for two dollars. We had booked to eat in the Bistro first night for 7 30pm. We were given a table outside, and had to wait a whole HOUR to get our dinner, by which time we were pretty cold. The food was nice. My husband ate a rib eye, which was the equivalent to £24. I had the bourginon, which was served with half a baguette which I found off putting. Wines on the menu were very expensive. The second night we requested an indoor table, but again had to wait 45 minutes for our meal. My husband ordered a pork chop, which I thought looked a bit bloody when it finally came, and indeed, it was not properly cooked. After I complained about this we were given a discount. The last two nights we decided to eat at the Siding café just across the road, as they were open until 9pm, and although the menu is limited mostly to burgers and soup, it came quickly, was good, and a great deal less expensive. They also did a good breakfast. We have no real issues with our stay at Truffle Pigs. It was a bit quirky, and we would have enjoyed the evening dinners more had it not been for the long waits. Field is a funny little place, and am not sure if I would stay there again.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Truffle Pigs Lodge

Property: Truffle Pigs Lodge
Address: 100 Centre Street, Field, Yoho National Park, British Columbia V0A 1G0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Yoho National Park > Field
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Field
Number of rooms: 12
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A 12 room post and beam hotel/lodge in the heart of Yoho National Park, Field BC. Home of Truffle Pigs Bistro and Lounge: award winning and nationally and internationally acclaimed eclectic bistro. This is a unique family run property in the thick of the rocky mountains that is unpretentious, comfortable, welcoming and human. The staff is likewise : energetic, passionate and professional. This property is a fantastic family hotel, romantic outdoor couples mecca, a hikers hang out and a skier friendly lodge that is minutes from some of Canada's most prestigious ski hills and mountain destinations. Winter is cozy and tranquil & summer is relaxing and chaotic: an atmosphere unlike any other in the Canadian Rockies and not to be missed. Rooms are clean and spacious, freshly renovated and affordable. The property has free parking, WiFi, coin laundry, games room, manicured gardens and immediate access to mountain terrain. Cell service is now available in Field. ... more   less 
Also Known As:
Kicking Horse Lodge And Truffle Pigs Bistro Hotel Field
Kicking Horse Hotel
Kicking Horse Motel

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