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Samesun Banff
1.5 out of 5
433 Banff Ave, Banff, AB
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The price is £51 per night from 18 Apr to 19 Apr
Conveniently located near the ski slopes, this Banff hostel is in the mountains, within 2 mi (3 km) of Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity and Cave and Basin ...
4/5Very Good! (152 reviews)
First trip to Banff.
"Nice hostel, friendly, lots of stores in walking distance. Beds could have had privacy curtains like hostel in Japan. And there's about 9 parking spots so you most like likely will have to park on the street Also, They don't call or email if you don't call ahead to say you'll be late for check-in. ..."

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2020

Samesun Banff
HI-Banff Alpine Centre
2 out of 5
801 Hidden Ridge Way, Banff, AB
The price is £37 per night from 29 Apr to 30 Apr
Situated in a national park, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Canadian Ski Museum West, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity and Banff National Park Information ...
3.8/5Good! (242 reviews)
"Beautiful spot, great place"

Reviewed on 6 Apr 2021

HI-Banff Alpine Centre
Banff International Hostel
1.5 out of 5
449 Banff Ave, Banff, AB
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The price is £53 per night from 18 Apr to 19 Apr
Located in the heart of Banff, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Banff National Park Information Centre and Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau. Banff Centre ...
3.7/5Good! (157 reviews)
"Very friendly staff. Great kitchen, fully stocked with everything you need to cook for yourself. The rooms were clean, pretty basic but it is a hostel. Comfortable bed and close to everything in Banff. Will be returning."

Reviewed on 4 Dec 2020

Banff International Hostel
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Canmore Hotel Hostel
1.5 out of 5
900 7 Ave, Canmore, AB
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The price is £60 per night from 27 Apr to 28 Apr
Located in Town Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Canmore Museum and Geoscience Centre and Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park. Canmore Nordic ...
3/5 (9 reviews)
"No AC in 30°+ weather. Impossible to sleep. Room wasn't cleaned out properly between stays and the sound insulayion was terrible."

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2020

Canmore Hotel Hostel
YWCA Banff Hotel
2 out of 5
102 Spray Avenue, Banff, AB
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Situated in a national park, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau and Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. Banff Gondola ...
3.3/5 (421 reviews)
"Bed were old and rooms need a deep cleaning bad"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

YWCA Banff Hotel
HI-Castle Mountain Hostel
1.5 out of 5
Hwy 1A & Hwy 93 South, Castle Junction, AB
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Situated in a national park, this hostel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Johnston Canyon, Vista - Arnica Lake Trailhead and Kootenay National Park. Banff National ...
4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)
A very relaxing, quiet and pleasant hostel.
"I enjoyed my stay because of the peaceful wilderness surrounding this hostel. The manager was very helpful, knowledgeable, accommodating and kept a very tidy accommodation."

Reviewed on 11 Jun 2017

HI-Castle Mountain Hostel
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Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa

Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa

3.5 out of 5
521 Banff Ave, Box 1070, Banff, AB
The price is £64 per night from 19 Apr to 20 Apr
4/5Very Good! (2,133 reviews)
"The staff were very accommodating at the front desk and restaurant staff. We were also able to go into the mineral pool. Very satisified."

Reviewed on 16 Apr 2021

Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa
Mount Royal Hotel

Mount Royal Hotel

3 out of 5
138 Banff Avenue, Banff, AB
The price is £64 per night from 20 Apr to 21 Apr
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,645 reviews)
"Lovely place"

Reviewed on 14 Apr 2021

Mount Royal Hotel
The Fox Hotel and Suites

The Fox Hotel and Suites

3.5 out of 5
461 Banff Ave, Banff, AB
The price is £83 per night from 20 Apr to 21 Apr
4.2/5Excellent! (1,756 reviews)
"It was close to downtown Sad that the Cave wasn’t open when we got there"

Reviewed on 11 Apr 2021

The Fox Hotel and Suites
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Banff?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your budget for sightseeing. You can enjoy activities in this destination like skiing and hiking trails.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in quite a few shapes and sizes, but all of them have three main qualities in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social setting and shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too).
What are the best hostels in Banff?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks get the highest reviews from our guests and could be a good place to start looking: Samesun Banff - Located within a 10-minute walk of Banff National Park Information Centre and Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a restaurant. You’ll find towels, desks and linens in all rooms. HI-Banff Alpine Centre - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a restaurant. You’ll find towels, free toiletries and hairdryers in all rooms. Banff International Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Banff National Park Information Centre and Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms. YWCA Banff Hotel - Located within a 20-minute walk of Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity and Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels and linens.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Banff?
Good weather’s always better when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s a little information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 14°C, while the coldest months are January and December, with an average of -6°C. The snowiest months in Banff are October, December, March and February, with each month seeing an average of 34 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Banff?
Overall, Banff is known for its mountain views, skiing and local tours. Major attractions include Upper Hot Springs, Banff Gondola and Sunshine Village. Get out into nature with places such as Tunnel Mountain, Bow Falls and Cave and Basin National Historic Site. Cultural attractions include Banff Park Museum, Canadian Ski Museum West and Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies.