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1 room, 2 adults

HI-Banff Alpine Centre

2-star2 stars
801 Hidden Ridge Way, Banff, AB, T1L1B3, Canada

Mountain hostel with restaurant, near Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
  • Free WiFi and free parking

Restrictions related to your trip

Alberta may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19. 

  • Clean room. Great pancakes for breakfast. We'll be back I'm sure.Aug 26, 2020
  • Conveniently located, great staff, great complimentary pancake breakfast, and clean rooms…Aug 15, 2020

HI-Banff Alpine Centre

from €54
  • Bed in Two or Three Male Dormitory Room, Shared Washroom
  • Bed in Two or Three Mixed Dormitory Room, Shared Washroom
  • Bed in Two or Three Mixed Dormitory Room, Ensuite
  • Bed in Three Female Dormitory Room, Shared Washroom
  • Bed in Three Female Dormitory Room, Ensuite
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room, Ensuite
  • Room, 1 Bedroom (Private Cabin with Fireplace and lounge area)
  • 2 Bed Private Room, bunkbeds, Shared washroom
  • 2 Bed Private Room, bunkbeds, private washroom
  • Shared Dormitory

What’s around HI-Banff Alpine Centre

Landmarks

  • In a national park
  • Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity - 24 min walk
  • Banff National Park Information Centre - 24 min walk
  • Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau - 25 min walk
  • Tunnel Mountain - 41 min walk
  • Canadian Ski Museum West - 24 min walk
  • Canada House Gallery - 28 min walk
  • Banff Park Museum - 30 min walk

Getting around

  • Banff Station - 28 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 54 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-2:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Alberta may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

  • Free onsite RV/bus/truck parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Sledding nearby
  • Snow tubing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
Facilities
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French

In the room

Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Cougar Petes Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Recreation

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Sledding nearby
  • Snow tubing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby

HI-Banff Alpine Centre’s small print

Also known as

  • Alpine Centre Hostel
  • HI-Banff Alpine Centre Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • HI-Banff Alpine Centre Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Banff
  • HI-Banff Alpine Centre
  • HI-Banff Alpine Centre Hostel
  • Hi-Banff Alpine Centre Hotel Banff
  • HI Banff Alpine Centre
  • HI-Banff Alpine Centre Banff

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for HI-Banff Alpine Centre

  • Does HI-Banff Alpine Centre offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, HI-Banff Alpine Centre does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is HI-Banff Alpine Centre currently open?
    This property is closed from October 1 2020 to January 27 2021 (dates subject to change).
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at HI-Banff Alpine Centre?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and requires staff to wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at HI-Banff Alpine Centre?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Free RV/bus/truck parking is available.
  • Are pets allowed at HI-Banff Alpine Centre?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at HI-Banff Alpine Centre?
    You can check in from 3:00 PM - 2:30 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near HI-Banff Alpine Centre?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, The Storm Cellar Pub. Nearby restaurants include The Keg Steakhouse and Lounge - Caribou Lodge (13-min walk).
  • What is there to do at HI-Banff Alpine Centre and nearby?
    Have fun with nearby winter activities like cross-country skiing, snowboarding, and sledding, and in warmer months enjoy a round of golf at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours.

Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 116 reviews

Fair 4.0
If u r single and need a place to crash in for a night, this is the place. For couples and family not advisable. It is what it is.
Venkata, ca1 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Solid place to stay
It was nice, clean, well looked after, and I loved the style
Mackenzie, ca1 night trip with friends
Good 6.0
Hallways could be cleaner, but overall a good experience
ca1 night trip with friends
Very Good 8.0
I liked it. There was nothing to complain about. Misty, the front desk clerk who checked me in, was friendly and personable. I would stay there again.
Patricia, ca2 night trip
Very Good 8.0
The price was too much for what we got. Location good
ca1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very clean and comfortable. Probably the best hostel kitchen set up that I have ever experienced.
ca4 night romance trip
Very Good 8.0
The staff were so nice and helpful! Lots of activities you can do in the hostel.
Melti, ca4 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Was very nice, close to down town, super friendly staff
ca3 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
The atmosphere and the people were friendly! The room was cozy and clean.
us2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Hair dryer in en-suite bathroom - free local bus pass
ca3 night trip

HI-Banff Alpine Centre