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Overview of Banff International Hostel

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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets

Banff International Hostel

1.5 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Business services
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBanff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau7 min walk
    Popular LocationBanff Centre for Arts and Creativity13 min walk
    AirportBanff, AB (YBA)8 min drive
    Popular LocationTunnel Mountain12 min drive

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Standard Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 6
  • 6 Single Beds

Basic Room, 1 Queen Bed

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Quadruple Room, Ensuite

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Bunk Beds

Bed in a female 4-6 dorm room

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

1 bed in a 6-9 co-ed dorm room

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Bed in a 4 bed co-ed dorm room

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Standard Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Bunk Beds

Basic Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Bunk Beds

Basic Family Room + Private Bathroom

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bunk Bed

About this area

Banff

Located in Banff, Banff International Hostel is in the city centre and near a train station. Upper Hot Springs and Banff Springs Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Banff Gondola and Tunnel Mountain. Banff Park Museum and Cross Zee Ranch are also worth visiting. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing and snowboarding, or try out other outdoor activities such as ice skating and snowshoeing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Banff National Park Information Centre - 7 min walk
  • Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau - 7 min walk
  • Canadian Ski Museum West - 9 min walk
  • Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity - 13 min walk
  • Tunnel Mountain - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Banff Station - 12 min walk
  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 93 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Keg Steakhouse and Lounge - Caribou Lodge - 4 min walk
  • Ticino Swiss-Italian Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Earl's - 9 min walk
  • Old Spaghetti Factory - 9 min walk
  • St. James Gate - 10 min walk

About this property

Banff International Hostel

Hostel with free parking, walk to Banff National Park Information Centre
This hostel features a microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, a computer station and free newspapers are on-site. All 23 rooms offer free WiFi, fridges and showers.
Banff International Hostel offers 23 forms of accommodation. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Ski shuttle nearby

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access

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The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and window guards

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Banff International
Banff International Hostel
Banff Hostel Banff
Banff International Hostel Banff
Banff International Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Banff International Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Banff

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3.7
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 40 out of 157 reviews
5 - Excellent 25%
Rating 4 - Good. 63 out of 157 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 29 out of 157 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 157 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 157 reviews
1 - Terrible 7%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
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.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Room was very neat and clean. Had all the amenities required
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 7 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020