HI-Banff Alpine Centre



#801 Hidden Ridge Way Banff, Alberta BanffSee nearby area


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    Banff's best hostel is near the top of Tunnel Mountain and well away from the madness of Banff Ave. Walkers will find the commute a good workout, and their efforts will not go unrewarded; the buildings are finished in classic mountain-lodge style, but without classic mountain-lodge prices.

    There are clean, comfortable accommodations in bunk rooms and a few doubles, fireplaces in the common areas, and good views top it all off. The public bus runs right by the front door, so don't let the location deter you. The hostel is located off Tunnel Mountain Rd, an extension of Banff's Otter St.

    Our independent authors have visited HI-Banff Alpine Centre and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Banff Town.

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    Stay and Bike. Ask about our discounted bike rental vouchers at check-in! Discounted rafting tickets available during summer. Discounted ski packages available during winter.

    **Free Transportation**
    Free bus pass available for our local transit system (deposit required).

    **Free Wi-Fi**
    Experience our recent upgrade - it's FAST!

    **Free Secure Luggage Storage**
    Every bed has a small human sized locker AND they have outlets so you can lock away, but recharge your electronic devices!

    **On-site Pub, The Storm Cellar**
    Free pool, foosball and darts, plus a different event each night: Jam Night on Wednesdays, Karaoke on Fridays - and most importantly, cheap highballs and beer! Great place to meet other travellers.

    Our large guest kitchens (yep, plural - we've got two of them) are fully equipped with lots of seating and commercial quality cooking facilities, including a walk in fridge!

    **Looking For Work?**
    Our Job Seekers Package is the best long-term stay deal in Banff. Includes - 14 nights shared accommodation, heaps of local info, 2 welcome drinks in our bar, a 14 day bus pass, Hostelling International membership card and voucher for a FREE OVERNIGHT FOR 2 in a Wilderness Hostel. If you find accommodation in town, all unused nights are refundable. Blackout dates and conditions apply. Please enquire about rates at check-in.

    Services & facilities

    • Bar
      • Available
    • Parking
      • Bicycle Parking
      • Free Parking
      • Parking
    • Recreation
      • Board games
      • Book Exchange
      • Cable TV
      • Common Room
      • Games Room
      • Pool Table
    • Housekeeping
      • Housekeeping
      • Laundry Facilities
      • Linen Included
      • Towels Included
      • Washing machine
    • Accessibility
      • Wheelchair Friendly
    • Outdoor space
      • Outdoor Terrace
    • Guest services
      • 24 Hour Reception
      • 24 Hour Security
      • Tours/Travel Desk
    • Luggage storage
      • Security Lockers
      • Luggage Storage
    • Restaurant/Café
      • Cafe
      • Meals available
      • Restaurant
    • Transport/transfers
      • Shuttle Bus
    • Bureau de Change/ATM
      • ATM
    • Wi-Fi/internet access
      • Free WiFi
      • Internet Access
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