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Reviews of Banff International Hostel

Hostel | 449 Banff Avenue, Banff, Alberta, Canada T1L 1A6

91.3% Overall Rating

18 out of 18 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (28/07/2013)

Donna McMahon thinks…

"Breakfast included was a total bonus :) The room was great and the atmosphere was wonderful."

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Currency Exchange
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 0.91

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

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91.3%

Overall Rating

18 out of 18 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Banff International Hostel'

Atmosphere
90.0%
Location
93.3%
Facilities
88.9%
Cleanliness
91.1%
Staff
90.0%
Value
91.1%
Safety
94.4%
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88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Laura Gysberts

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

20 January 2014 Laura would recommend this property

Liked: Nice and clean rooms. Bathroom in room was very convenient. Safe place to stay

Disliked: Laura left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Oliver Parham

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Partying / nightlife
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

17 January 2014 Oliver would recommend this property

Liked: The rooms were awesome and comfy beds

Disliked: Not the biggest party vibe, more of a relaxed sort of hostel

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Samara O'Neill

With friends / other travellers

Work / volunteering

03 December 2013 Samara would recommend this property

Liked: Good location, friendly staff. Good facilities.

Disliked: Like everyhting in Banff it's a little expensive.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

20 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very relaxin, a lot of fun and really safe!!!

Disliked: Nothing really

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Donna McMahon

Alone

Visiting friends or family

28 July 2013 Donna would recommend this property

Liked: Breakfast included was a total bonus :) The room was great and the atmosphere was wonderful.

Disliked: Donna left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

10 July 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly, helpful staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Marie Bretova

With friends / other travellers

Visiting friends or family

20 April 2013 Marie would recommend this property

Liked: It was nice and clean, friendly staff and big kitchen area.

Disliked: Breakfast was buffet style, but the later you came, the less was for you.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Business / conference

11 March 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Quiet, spectacular view, friendly staff and travellers

Disliked: Tough to get a good parking spot late at night!

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Vladimir Pavlov

Alone

City break

11 February 2013 Vladimir would recommend this property

Liked: The lobby is awesome facing Banff Avenue. Very spacious and with big windows and lots of sunlight.

Disliked: They don't provide a towel for their hostel rooms.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Erica Stieger

Alone

Family Holiday
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

16 December 2012 Erica would recommend this property

Liked: The rooms were spacious.

Disliked: Hot water pipes were a little bit noisy.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Work / volunteering

15 October 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Room was extremely spacious, very clean. bathroom in thr room which was awesome! staff were super friendly, loved staying here and would highly recommend it! :)

Disliked: wifi was a little dodgy but still not too bad

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Cheryl Xue

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

09 October 2012 Cheryl would recommend this property

Liked: We booked a 6-bed room, it was divided into two compartments, the upper one and the lower one. It suited us perfectly. cause we had a couple and 4 other girls. So it provided some privacy for both of us. It was a surprise.

Disliked: Cheryl left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jessica Bermingham

Alone

City break

17 September 2012 Jessica would recommend this property

Liked: Great location and has lots of facilitie (wifi, kitchen, laundry, parking). There were also individual lockers in the rooms. Would definitely stay there again.

Disliked: Jessica left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Rayni Motiuk

With friends / other travellers

Visiting friends or family

23 August 2012 Rayni would recommend this property

Liked: There was a bar sized fridge in the room. Huge perk!! Also the sink was seperate from the bathroom/toilet so it was convenient when 4 girls are in 1 room!!

Disliked: Rayni left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Raffaele Nicolussi

Alone

City break

19 August 2012 Raffaele would recommend this property

Liked: New and clean

Disliked: nothing


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