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    HI Rampart Creek Wilderness Hostel

    Ice Field Parkway, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B3, Canada
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Rampart Creek is so simple. That is what makes it so great. That and the long time Manager Ken. Always smiling, helpful and extremely knowledgeable about the area, I love coming here. While there are comfy cabins with heat, and a kitchen with stove/fridge, etc.,...More

    Thank Don W
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    This is, according to HI, the "most remote" of their hotels in Alberta. It is easy to find, though, just off the Icefield Parkway, and therefore worth a visit. It's pretty basic - small dorms and no showers - but the peace and quiet can't...More

    Thank watchsmart
    Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

    HI Rampart Creek is a 'rustic hostel' so there is no running water, showers or flush toilets. DO NOT let that keep you from going!!' This hostel is located in a fabulous location along the Ice Fields Parkway one of the most picturesque places on...More

    2  Thank 328burkharde
    Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

    Although I did not get the chance to stay at Rampart Creek Hostel, I have to praise Ken, the hostel manager, for helping out a traveler in a jam. I had some serious car trouble near the hostel, in the middle of nowhere, and absolutely...More

    2  Thank alyssadventure
    Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

    Needless to say that the place is one of the most scenic in the world. No running water but there is wifi in this very remote place ! The place is well kept, the kitchen very well equiped and Ken provided us with a lot...More

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    Hi there, Please excuse our tardiness in responding to your question and thank you for reaching out to us! While we do love dogs here at Hostelling International, we cannot allow guests to bring their pets to the hostels... More
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