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Bow Valley Motel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at the Bow Valley Motel while photographing a wedding in Canmore. The room was nice and clean and had a cute little kitchenette in it. The bed was comfortable and the employees were super friendly. My favourite part is the...More

3  Thank Lyndsay67
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This is not a fancy place. Great guest clerks. Very helpful. We wanted to hike. They told us where and provided us with bear spray (which we fortunately didn't need). The kitchenette enables you to make your own meals if you wish. Very comfy bed....More

6  Thank CaliforniaFellow
Response from BowValleyMotel, Front Office Manager at Bow Valley MotelResponded 3 June 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you found us clean and friendly. We are sorry you experienced sluggish wifi. We have recently upgraded our internet and now have high speed connections for our guests! We hope you have an opportunity to stay...More

Reviewed 24 July 2015

It's an older motel on Main Street (8th) in Canmore. Super nice staff, clean and comfortable rooms. Has a great location right on the river and it is quiet, especially for being right in the downtown area. There is a walking trail along the river...More

6  Thank kevanrijn
Response from BowValleyMotel, Front Office Manager at Bow Valley MotelResponded 3 June 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you found our beds extremely comfortable! We hope you have an opportunity to stay with us again!

Reviewed 24 July 2015

We stayed at the Bow Valley Motel for 2 nights. The Manager called a couple days before our arrival to confirm our needs. Since my Mother was travelling with us she wanted to check if stairs would be an issue. I told her they would...More

8  Thank L W
Response from BowValleyMotel, Front Office Manager at Bow Valley MotelResponded 3 June 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad we were able to meet your needs by moving you to a more suitable room. We hope you have an opportunity to stay with us again!

Reviewed 24 July 2015

Stayed here again two nights in Mid July. I had to lug the suitcases up to the third floor but room clean and quiet. Nice view of the mountain out the front window. Room complete with two queens, fridge, microwave and flat screen. Shower worked...More

5  Thank Summer5
Response from BowValleyMotel, Front Office Manager at Bow Valley MotelResponded 3 June 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed our view. We are sorry you found our wifi slow. We have now upgraded to High Speed Internet, and we hope you won't have this issue if you have an opportunity to stay with...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$55 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Canmore
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$55 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Canmore
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (22)
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rwboberg
24 April 2017|
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No, unfortunately, we are a very small motel and only one of our rooms is pet friendly. It's a standard one queen unit and it's best to book it way in advance as it's subject to availability. Thank you
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"Dont get the first room on the left. There is a 24 hour laundry next to it and you won't get much sleep."
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"The rooms with kitchens are great!"
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"No elevator, but easy access to parking lot on ground floor. Our room was quiet even though it was behind the..."
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"Get a room on an upper level if you don't want to hear someone thumping and walking above you."
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