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The Raging Elk Adventure Lodge

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the worst hostel any of us have ever stayed in. The beds are SO old and cheap you can feel every. single. spring. They also collapse in the middle and make so much noise you can't even roll over for fear of waking everyone up. There's no heat on in the hallways so it's literally freezing inside in...

Thank Mel09876
Los Angeles
Reviewed 19 October 2016

So Raging Elk is a backpacker place, but they have a big range of rooms ranging from dorms to rooms with private baths. It's probably one of the cheapest places in town, but being Canada that still means you'll spend a fair bit. It's not fancy, but they keep it clean. They have some great 'extras' though. There is a...

Thank d0ndequiera
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This place is located just behind the Powder Mountain Lodge. We stopped in for a pre-dinner bevvy. Local crowd, hunters lodge decor, local beer. Service and bevvies were good. Note this is a CASH ONLY establishment.

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Spent one night here in a dorm with friends last weekend during the Fernie Music Festival. Bathroom was clean...a few hairs in the shower but nothing too bad. Had to rent a towel for $1 but that was ok. They give you a free beer in the bar for staying there but I'm not a beer fan but still it...

Thank Kim O
Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for a beer. Stopped by on the way home and sat on the lovely patio enjoying the view. Staff seemed nice and knowledgeable. Drinks were very reasonable and music was good. Fairly quiet when we were there. Looks like it would be a fun place when packed. No complaints.

Thank Dr-Presidente
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The raging elk is a great place to stay. It is clean, the beds are comfortable and the employees are great. The hostel staff went above and beyond by helping to accommodate my travel needs (late check out).

Thank James N
Byron Bay, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2016

the elk is a laid back and fun place to stay. its in downtown area so you can walk or bike anywhere, its got a great front deck and cheap cold beers. free pool in the bar. and the bar is only open till midnight so you can still get a good sleep when the party goers move on elsewhere.

Thank Kahnkohlenberg
Haslach im Kinzigtal, Germany
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Me and my friends spent quite a while in the Raging Elk Hostel in a Dorm Room and had an awesome time there! The hostel is perfectly located in Fernie. It's close to the main-street, many restaurants, parks, bottle shop ;-) and bus stop, also it's just a 5 minute walk to downtown. It is truly a backpacker hostel, which...

1Thank Bobby_Mueller
Winnipeg, canada
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights at the hostel, and wow what a great time ! First off everyone is so friendly here and happy to fill you in on all the happenings around town and events. I made my way to the bar the first night, and it has to be one of the most Canadian bars I've ever been in, totally...

Thank Tylerfortin14
Cookham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Purely stayed here as it was a cheap option. As far as hostels go it's not the worst but the rooms are very small and cramped, and the kitchen is a little untidy. The communal hallway makes for a disrupted nights sleep as its almost impossible to walk quietly down the hall. It seemed to have good social aspects including...

Thank Jane_Roseanne19

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Raging Elk adventure lodge is situated in the heart of Fernie, a 10 minute drive to Fernie Alpine Resort. We have 2 large patios with epic mountain views, a theatre style TV room, comfy lounge areas with pool table, fuse ball & piano. Fully loaded kitchen, spacious dinning areas, sauna, ski tunning room and secure ski and bike storage. Enjoy our outdoor fire pit in summer and winter and our daily complimentary breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Raging Elk Adventure Lodge

Address: 892 6th Ave, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Fernie
Price Range: RM105 - RM415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Raging Elk Adventure Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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“private/ family rooms are upstairs, dorms are downstairs”
 of 5 bubbles Kahnkohlenberg, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you travel by four people considering a dorm, better take a family room and you have a private bathroom for a lesser price.”
 of 5 bubbles Bobby_Mueller, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Bar noise isn't too bad, but if you are sensitive to noise bring some earplugs with you and you'll be fine :)”
 of 5 bubbles JennyW720, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Smaller upstairs rooms have ensuites”
 of 5 bubbles Lmgb2014, 2 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Road facing was quiet enough....”
 of 5 bubbles Kevinklo, 16 Sep 2013 | Read review
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