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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This Inn has nicely appointed rooms and the meals are delicious. Stay in a quiet setting away from the busy condo developments. During your stay, enjoy the mountain views from the large patio, soak in the secluded hot tub or warm yourself next to an outdoor fire. This Inn is also conveniently located next to a restaurant in the event...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little inn is so charming. My friend and I visited it recently as she has her wedding reception booked here for next year. (They also perform weddings and have a cute gazebo in a little courtyard for the ceremony). Every room has a great view of the three sisters mountain. And despite it being just off a main roadway...

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MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We appreciate it so much! We are excited for your friends wedding, and are glad the wedding plans are going well! See you next year! Leah

Regina, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful Bed & Breakfast..The breakfast was wonderful..The room we had was very nice with a wonderful jacuzzi tub which was great after a day of hiking..Our room had a nice little patio..Beatiful mountsin views..A nice place to stay in canmore.

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MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed our in room jetted tubs, I agree, they are the best thing for sore muscles after a great hike, Next time, bring your suit, and enjoy our outdoor hot tub as well! Have a great day! Leah

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This little hotel has such a rustic European style. The employees were welcoming and friendly and their breakfast was delicious. We would highly recommend this hotel when travelling to Banff & Canmore! It's perfect for a weekend get away for couples.

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MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Delicious breakfasts are what we pride ourselves on, that for taking the time to share your experience with reader! Leah

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We are so thrilled that we chose to have our wedding at the Bear & Bison Canadian Country Inn. From the moment we arrived at the Inn, everything was taken care of for us. Leah did a wonderful job ensuring that we did not have to stress about anything. We had a bigger wedding than they normally have at the...

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MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts on how your special day went! Even though you number was higher than we prefer, I am glad it went well and that the weather co-operate Look forward to your next visit! Leah

Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Where do I begin? From the first day of planning, to the final check out, my wedding at Bear & Bison was incredible. My guests were in awe of the venue, the staff, the food, EVERY DETAIL. If you are looking for the PERFECT mountain wedding I would highly recommend this venue. I have to come back once again to...

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Toronto
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This lovely inn was the venue for our daughter's recent wedding and we couldn't have been happier with everything. We stayed in a room at the inn for a couple of days. The room was clean, comfortable and included a wonderful 3 course breakfast each day which was so good that our son even set his alarm to ensure he...

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Ignace, Canada
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This was an excellent venue for a wedding, the staff was friendly and took care of our every need. The food was exceptional, they catered to food allergies, vegetarians, and the meat lovers. The rooms we fantastic, gas fireplaces for the romance, whirl pool tubs with showers and private lavatories. This was a fall outdoor wedding and mother nature decided...

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MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

So glad your daughters wedding went off so well! Thanks for sharing your feedback, We love hosting weddings! Leah

Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My daughter's wedding took place here. Every detail was looked after by Leah, she did a wonderful job. It was a weekend where all of us were pampered not just the bride and groom. The food was fabulous and the service impeccable. If you are looking for a place to host a wedding in Canmore, this is it. Again thanks...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The 3-course breakfast was amazing. The peaches in cream was a fresh treat. They delivered at the time slotted with zero issues. This was an oasis in the mountains with a jacuzzi tub in the room. The staff was very friendly and accommodating

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MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words i will pass them along to all the staff! have a great day! Leah

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by mountains this Bed & Breakfast style Inn is owner operated since 2002 by professional chef Lonny. All guest rooms have been designed for your comfort. 4 poster beds and jacuzzi tubs with views of the rocky mountains from either your balcony or patio. The Inn serves a 3 course breakfast with its B&B rates, you will not want to miss the food. Specialising in small group weddings (2 to 60 persons), the Inn has won awards for service and hospitality and local landscaping. Set below Lady Macdonald mountain in Canmore Alberta you can access hiking trail, mountain biking, cross country and downhill skiing within minutes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn

Address: 705 Benchlands Trail, Canmore, Alberta T1W 3G9, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Kananaskis Country > Canmore
Price Range: £70 - £93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“All rooms face to the east towards the mountains and provide a beautiful view of sunrise in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles MeLo2589, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Each room is uniquely decorated”
 of 5 bubbles booboomedic, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room #2. Excellent views of the 3 sisters”
 of 5 bubbles bver83, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were in the lowest level. If you choose the main floor or upper floor, you would get a better view of the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles ents22016, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The rooms all face the same way--so you'll have a great view-if stairs are an issue then rooms 4, 5 & 6 are on the main floor.”
 of 5 bubbles zedmanab, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
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