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Bow View Lodge

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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“sister hotel”(68 reviews)
“great location”(119 reviews)
“two blocks”(15 reviews)
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Private Balcony
Air Conditioning
Pool
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewssister hotelgreat locationtwo blocksolder hotelthe main streetview roomsteam roomcoffee makerwi fismall balconybit datedtwo double bedsclose to downtownfront desk staffrestaurants and shopspool and hot tubdowntown banff
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The room smelled of dead fish. The room is mediocre at best certainly not worth the money we paid. The smell of dead fish remained in the room for the two nights we stayed there. We were supposed to stay there for three nights but...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Room was acceptable and staff was very nice. However, there is no A/C in the rooms and the hotel requests you do not keep the windows open. If we had, it would have been too noisy to sleep well. The only coverlet on the bed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The differentiator is the hotel location on the edge of town. – right next to the river walks and only a couple of minutes’ walk from Banff Avenue. The room was clean and comfortable and I would have no hesitation in staying here again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is right beside the river in Banff, making it convenient for a stroll. Rooms are average and you can share the pool with the Banff Park Lodge. Pleasant staff and clean rooms make it reasonable and convenient right in Banff town proper

Thank lindaschaber
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decent experience here. Going with a 4 star instead of a 3 as our stay was overall positive. It's the cheapest hotel in Banff and as just about everyone else has stated, it's in a great location. A few complaints- 1. No AC in June....More

Thank Melinda R
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Price range
US$77 - US$258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
58
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Location
Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Also Known As
Bow View Hotel Banff
Bow View Banff
Bow View Lodge Banff
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Traveller (226)
Room & Suite (414)
Pool & Beach (26)
Dining (1)
Amenities (30)
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MaBear17
3 April 2018|
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Response from Manager_BowViewLodge | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, we are slowly changing out the old TV's for flat screens. But not every room has been changed. you could always make a request for a room with an LCD TV, and we will do out best to accommodate. Thanks,
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A S
17 March 2018|
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Response from BanffParkLodge_DoR | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Thank you for the question. Yes. Guests at the Bow View Lodge can certainly use the coin laundry available at the Banff Park Lodge. Should you need change, this is available at either front desk. Warm... More
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Carina F
24 January 2018|
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Response from Manager_BowViewLodge | Property representative |
Hello, We have 3 accessible rooms, 1 on each floor. These rooms are more spacious to provide easier mobility throughout the room. The washrooms are equipped with hand rails. Thanks Chris Jonah Lodge Manager Bow View Lodge
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Room Tips
"Recommend a room with a scenic river view."
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"Try to ask for a room that does not overlook the car park"
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"backside overlooking the Bow is better than road side or car park"
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"River view is beautiful!"
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