We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bow View Lodge

Traveller (217)
Room & Suite (410)
Pool & Beach (26)
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sister hotel”(68 reviews)
“great location”(115 reviews)
“two blocks”(15 reviews)
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Private Balcony
Air Conditioning
2 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
6 May7 May
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$79.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Banff hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "79d5294ed48a4e9db042cf95dab30719", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":182220,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32451369],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":5,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":5,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":79,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"79d5294ed48a4e9db042cf95dab30719","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":187,"lowestMetaPrice":79,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":187,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":187,"lowestMetaPrice":79,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":187,"hotelName":"Bow View Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijc5ZDUyOTRlZDQ4YTRlOWRiMDQyY2Y5NWRhYjMwNzE5IiwiQUlLIjoiMTliZmE0ZDdmZTQxNGNiYWE2ZWI3ZjcxMGVmMTdhNGQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "06/05/2018", "checkOut": "07/05/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$79", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32451369":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (865)
There are newer reviews for Bow View Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
811 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssister hotelgreat locationtwo blocksolder hotelview roomthe main streetcoffee makersteam roomwalking trailswi fismall balconybit datedclose to downtownfront desk staffbeds were comfortablepool and hot tubdowntown banff
Updating list...
161 - 165 of 811 reviews
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here a few times and have always been happy with everything! The staff are friendly and helpful. The location cant be beat, its across from the Bow river and a couple blocks away from the shops and restaurants. Sunday brunch at the...More

Thank 13LADYBUG_
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Perfect location next to the river and walking distance to the town centre.Rooms and decor dated, very 1980's but clean and very comfortable.Fantastic amenities shared with the hotel next door.Pool and sauna lovely area to relax.Staff very friendly and helpful.My third time staying, brought family...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This motel is connected to the hotel in front of it so you can use the pool and steam room at there location. It is good and clean and offers one of the best values for accommodation in Banff which tends to be expensive in...More

1  Thank frannie1155040
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Nothing fancy here but your in Banff so you will be outside more than in. Pleasant looking rooms. Clean and comfortable. A little dated but again this is reasonably priced and in a good location to all things to see and do in Banff keep...More

Thank snaggy
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Service was good and the front desk woman was great. Little dated and small. I expected more. Great location for what I needed, but I would spend the extra money to stay with updated amenities and a bit larger room. Overall was good.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank neilhQ3700PO
View more reviews
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
Top amenities
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Price range
US$62 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Banff
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Reservation Options
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Cancelon, Priceline, Travelocity, Hotwire, HotelQuickly, Evoline ltd and getaroom.com so you can book your Bow View Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Also Known As
Bow View Hotel Banff
Bow View Banff
Bow View Lodge Banff
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (217)
Room & Suite (410)
Pool & Beach (26)
Dining (1)
Amenities (30)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
3 April 2018|
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,
17 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
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
Carina F
24 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
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
Room Tips
"backside overlooking the Bow is better than road side or car park"
Read review
"River view is beautiful!"
Read review
"We requested a River View room. I don't know what the non-River rooms were like, but we definitely..."
Read review
"Overlooking the river is nice."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing