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Banff International Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good location for the hostel and good price. Staff are helpful and the computers are very useful for booking further travel. The bathroom was clean although the shower was difficult to get in and out of when you're not used to it. My bunk bed was solid but one of my roommates did move and creak regularly. Good breakfast and...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After all bad reviews I read I was surprise how great was our stay here. Very friendly customer service, all areas nice and clean, even the breakfast wasn' t as poor as I expected. I definitely recommend this place. Good location, good deal.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is the worst hostel I have stayed in by far! Dismal customer service, bunk beds that rattle whenever a person moves. The walls appeared to have been made paper thin, one can hear all the commotion of people walking, entering in the next room. I had to sleep with ear plugs in. The "free" breakfast was also a gimmick....

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The Banff International Hostel is one of the best hostels I have stayed at! The staff were incredibly helpful and welcoming on arrival and the rooms were as good as you will get in a hostel, clean, comfortable and come with a toilet and shower. The hostel itself is a short walk away from the centre of town in Banff,...

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Stayed at this hostel twice and enjoyed it! Good kitchen, strong wifi, friendly staff and well kept. Sweet travelling environment :) Close to downtown Banff which may be why you pay a bit more, worth enquiring about weekly rates though :) Would recommend.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We spent 5 nights here despite paying for 7 as we had to leave early due to lack of work. The hostel was really nice and a great way to meet people from all over the world. The kitchen was well equipped albeit a little crowded when trying to make food. There wasn't quite enough space to always sit down...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I only spent one night in this hostel. The rooms were average. Location is good though. Staff was decent, they have 24 hours staff available. I would rate it as average as we went there in peak season and we just needed a place to keep our luggage and crash for 5-6 hours.

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Merano, Italy
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I saw on Hostelworld that there is still availability for the Banff International Hostel. I called there to book directly and have than been told in a very unfriendly way, that everything is booked out. I said that Hostelworld still gives me vacancy for the requested days, but the staff member on the phone said again (annoyed and extremely unfriendly)...

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

The hostel was amazing! One of the best I've ever stayed at. The staff was really helpful and they even came and check on us to see if we were joining in on the nights festivities. The hostel is also close to downtown and its shops and restaurants so walking around was great. The rooms were clean and the beds...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Was traveling solo and only had one full day to explore Banff so really wanted to just find a clean place to stay the night and start first thing in the morning. Also thought it might be cool to experience a hostel. This place was exactly what I was seeking but it exceeded my expectations. The check in is either...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Banff International Hostel

Address: 449 Banff Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A6, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range: RM189 - RM1,440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Banff International Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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“if possible choose bed further from the door”
620petras, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“best service, best roommates, free breakfast, friendly staff, great location”
iueunegs, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I prefer the quieter second building (not the one with reception in it) and the cabins”
spazzygal, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get a bed in the loft space”
keeping18, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
“loft beds (in each room, i.e. bed 'e' or 'f') and away from reception”
Jenayyy, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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