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Banff International Hostel

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“liquor store”(7 reviews)
“bottom bunk”(2 reviews)
“free breakfast”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
1 Star Hotel
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All reviewsliquor storebottom bunkfree breakfastcommon roommini fridgelaundry facilitiesamazing locationclean roomsclose to downtowncentre of towndormusbsinkratesconvenienceaveski
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a ok hostel with a small upstairs sitting area which only has one small couch so you need to be lucky to get it. The down stairs dining area is pretty small without windows and the kitchen a bit pokey when a few...More

Thank Candice E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this hostel. I really enjoyed the man playing his saxophone in the bottle shop, it brightened my day!! The hostel was very friendly and a great position in the town. The free breakfast was very nice.

Thank Stewart J
Reviewed 13 May 2018

I stayed in a 6-bed dorm for 3 nights including New Year, the reservation process was very helpful especially Sabrina, that provided all the information required. The bunk beds were average, the bathroom was OK and the price was not cheap for a hostel, around...More

Thank Schmerzus
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Basic accommodation which is good enough for the price probably, but nothing special. - Positive: location right by a bus stop to each of the ski resorts. Good sized lockers in the rooms and decent bathrooms with a good shower. - Negative: the rooms are...More

Thank GScott21
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Apart from the breakfasts, I don't really have anything good to say about my stay here. On my first night, I got up to go to the bathroom and walked through a pile of vomit. Not their fault... the next night, there were several people...More

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US$125 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
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Bhumi P
28 July 2016|
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Response from Nathan S | Reviewed this property |
I just tucked mine under the bed. I left everything important in my car. There are also lockers in the rooms but they're small
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"Request a particular bunk in advance if you have a preference."
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"Make sure your bed is far from the door at least."
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"Its the only place in Banff that I know you can stay and not have to lose an arm or leg"
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"6 bed female dorm ground level was great! Poor wifi in all rooms. Unsure about rooms above the office"
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