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Seaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2013

Very pleased with this hotel. Great breakfast included. Friendly. Clean. Great position in Banff and good price. If you ever need to refurbish we would have liked a quieter heating system, but realise it has to be hot when its -20 outside!

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Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed 1 December 2013

It's a close walk to down town Banff which is very handy. The rooms were comfortable enough, a bit small. The hotel was clean but the insulation is poor and we heard people in the bar and walking around all night even on the top floor. We got a free hot breakfast with our room. Did the trick for a...

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Reviewed 25 November 2013

We were in Banff to attend the Banff Book & Film Festival in November, 2013. The room was exactly as promised - except way to warm. We got in touch with the desk & they immediately got us another room! The room was clean and spacious! The facility was quiet. The staff were friendly (had to wait for check in...

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Calgary
Reviewed 24 November 2013

We stayed at the Ptarmigan Inn with our two teenage sons. There was plenty of room for all four of us in one room. Also it was stumbling distance from the pubs or shopping. We enjoyed a hot buffet breakfast that was included with our stay. We have never had a better value with such high quality of standards at...

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Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 10 November 2013

for now, the cheapest hotel in Banff is the best (when they renovate the price may go up - hopefully nothing good changes). comfortable beds, clean bedroom with a great view and a balcony (yes I stepped out even in the super cold!!!), clean bathroom and amenities. a few minutes from all the shops and restaurants. Heated underground parking was...

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Calgary
Reviewed 29 October 2013

The hotel was clean and the breakfast was satisfactory, but our room was only OK. There was no fan in the bathroom and it felt as though there were some ventilation issues in the room generally, which was really stuffy. That said, our beds were very comfortable and the staff was friendly. I wouldn't make this my first choice but...

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Cheshire, UK
Reviewed 22 October 2013

We spent 2 nights here before travelling up the Icefields Parkway to Jasper. Our room had no outside window - the only one in our room opened on to an inner Atrium. Bit strange not knowing what weather etc was like... But room was clean, comfortable and adequate. As appears to be the custom in Canada, the wash basin was...

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Calgary
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Spent one night at this hotel. Only a block north of where Banff Ave shopping starts so very convenient. In general the hotel is not bad. Looks like the bathrooms "may" have been upgraded with tile floors, new paint, etc. (at least the room we had) but the rest of the room was just standard. Also had dirty shower curtain,...

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Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 20 October 2013

got a nice room , with a view, 3rd floor. corner . nice- SOFT beds. good pillows. smells so nice and clean. lots of wood trim. pool and hot tubs look very inviting. front desk staff very attentive and helpful. nice little coffee maker, with china mugs. and nice big glasses for happy hour.

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 18 October 2013

doing a road trip through the rocky's & stopped for 2 nights in Banff. Hotel: situated in the middle middle of the centre of Banff. Free underground parking, free Wifi & free breakfast. The hotel has a warm "lodge" feeling. There is also a restaurant ( The Meatballs ) & bar situated in the hotel Rooms: We had a room...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
- Located on Banff Avenue, one short block from downtown Banff- Includes Full buffet breakfast with a made to order omelette station- Indoor hot tubs, sauna, steam and fitness equipment- The Meatball Pizza and Pasta- 134 cozy hotel rooms- The Sundance and Atrium function rooms for small to mid-size - meetings/receptions- Complimentary wireless internet access in all guest rooms- Heated underground parkade with free parking (first come basis)- Complimentary Roam Bus passes for the Banff transit system. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banff Ptarmigan Inn

Address: 337 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H8, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range: RM474 - RM1,418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Banff Ptarmigan Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 134
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“Rooms were quite insulated from noise on the second floor, overlooking the main street - did not hear a thing!”
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