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Banff Gate Mountain Resort

0.8 miles from Dead Man's Flats centre
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  • Fitness centre
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302 George Biggy Sr. Rd., Dead Man's Flats, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2015

As a place for two couples to stay and enjoy access to walking trails, this is a terrific find. The cabins are a bit tired but are perfectly adequate and reasonably well stocked. The setting is beautiful, with views of rocky peaks and forests. What's a bit off putting is a faint sewage smell (strong in the lodge) that hangs...

2Thank Cathryn W
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Our family have been taking a week once a year at this resort. At the beginning it was quite shabby..old and rundown. However new owners have taken over and every time we go we see more improvements. It still has a long way to go to update the cabins to perfection. However, one must remember that they are chalets in...

5Thank TeresaK_Canada
The Bluegrass
Reviewed 23 July 2015

We have just returned from a week stay at this resort. The location was beautiful, with an awesome mountain view. Our first morning, a handsome bull elk wandered through our front yard as we sipped our coffee. Everything worked fine, and the Wi-Fi was strong and fast. However, as other reviewers have noted, the place could use a good deep...

Thank jrtchris
Baldwin, New York
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I traded into this dump through RCI, and from the moment I set foot on the grounds, I regretted it. On a positive, the scenery is breathtaking. But the property is in shambles. Layers of grit cover the interior and exterior walls. The window blinds are cheap, shoddy, too small for the window, and broken. As a result, the summer...

6Thank Glenngpr
Nice, France
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

I recently stayed here with my husband, children (12 weeks & 3 yrs old) and my brother and his girlfriend who were visiting from Sweden. I had read the previous reviews I was prepared for the shabbiness and outdated decor, and hoped that our cabin would be reasonably clean as it seemed to be hit or miss on that account....

3Thank Svensk1
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Unfortunately the chalets were very outdated, filthy, need upgrading, etc., etc., The kitchen requires an intensive cleaning, particularly the stove and hood. Windows filthy and the window sills full of dead insects. Broken down coffee table held up by a piece of wood on one corner - be careful you don't lean on it. The 4 panels of drapes filthy...

4Thank Marylyn A
Calgary, Alberta
Reviewed 4 June 2015

We stayed at the Banff Gate Mountain Resort May 30 - June 1. It was a great family gathering. The resort is a bit run down; it was probably great in the 80's. The resort is comprised of approx. 45 A-frame cabins. All (most) with wood paneling, kitchenette, two bathrooms, two bedrooms and some have a murphy bed as well...

3Thank g_lite
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Beautiful location. Bedding and mattresses excellent. Great drinking water. Shabby furniture is bearable but not when it is dirty. It appeared only the bathrooms had been cleaned prior to our arrival. Floors were dirty, windows and mirrors dirty. Window screens had extra holes, and there was a large gap under the door. The kitchen was not particularly well stocked, and...

1Thank RamblynRose
Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

We are staying here through RCI. Bathrooms looked like they weren't ever cleaned. Front desk service almost non-existent. 20 minutes from Banff and 5 from Canmore. Dated cabins, poorly supplied kitchens, but I feel compelled to give one star for having our own cabin and one star for the views.

1Thank Ge124
Clayton, California
Reviewed 26 May 2015

The view from our unit was absolutely magnificent! Also, it had everything we needed for our stay. The kitchen was well-stocked with appliances such as a blender, coffee pot, and microwave oven. Plenty of utensils. Two bedrooms, one upstairs with its own bathroom and one downstairs with a bathroom (not in-suite). Living room had a large TV. Free DVDs to...

1Thank Shirley P

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Banff Gate Mountain Resort is an outdoor playground for all ages where mountain activities and rustic amenities meet. It is nestled in the majestic pines of Pigeon Mountain at the foot of the Lougheed and Windtower Mountains. Our 46 fully appointed chalets are surrounded by Lake Louise and the adventures of the Banff National Park. Activities include water rafting, hiking, skiing, mountain biking, dog sledding, golf and more. For those preferring more peace and quiet, the picturesque grounds of the resort provide the perfect retreat. Children’s play areas are intertwined by hiking trails that sprawl throughout the resort connecting to the surrounding wilderness. Local wildlife often wanders unhindered throughout the area and across the property. An indoor heated pool, hot tubs and a family clubhouse provide a well-rounded travel destination for families and adventurers alike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banff Gate Mountain Resort

Address: 302 George Biggy Sr. Rd., Dead Man's Flats, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Kananaskis Country > Canmore > Dead Man's Flats
Price Range: £97 - £235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Banff Gate Mountain Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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Banff Gate Mountain Hotel Dead Man`s Flats
Banff Gate Mountain Resort Canmore/Dead Man's Flats, Canada
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  • local wildlife
  • the surrounding mountaiins
 of 5 bubbles walterjan49, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Cabins 13-18, 37-45, 201 and 202 are high up the slope and have better views”
  • There is no easily acessable resort on the Canadian Rocky Mountain's east slope with  this sort
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 of 5 bubbles Bruce_Raynor, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Every cabin is basically the same.”
 of 5 bubbles asianfoodaddict, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Pick the cabins away from the lobby area”
 of 5 bubbles crash2224, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Check out your assigned chalet and make sure it is clean before paying for it.”
 of 5 bubbles 413marylyna, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
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