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Bow View Lodge

839 reviews
#21 of 33 Hotels in Banff
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“sister hotel”(66 reviews)
“great location”(114 reviews)
“two blocks”(15 reviews)
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Private Balcony
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Reviewed yesterday

There is not enough parking to accommodate the guests when the hotel is full. You have to pay for wifi when all other hotels offer this for free. It's not the nicest place, but not the worst either. You get what you pay for, but...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had not strayed here before and loved it. Great location, better than almost all other hotels in Banff. Right on the river and a few steps from the town center. We used the facilities at the sister hotel - the pool, hot tub and...More

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Response from Manager_BowViewLodge, Manager at Bow View LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Hello Thank you for choosing to stay at the Bow View Lodge. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Please note that we are in the process of upgrading our rooms with LCD screen. Regards, Chris Jonah Lodge Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great value, good service, convenient to town and very quiet on edge of town. Friendly service. Nice clean rooms, good wifi, breakfast available. River side rooms have a great view of the river and mountains and it is worth upgrading to a view room.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms were nice. Stayed in the premium king. Couch was nice in the room. Carpet was new, bed was a bit hard but not brutally. Tv was a bube tube. Lots of room . Nice view. The rooms were clean as well as the sheets....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

when we arrived the service desk lady was horrible! not helpful at all. just wanted us to pay and leave her alone! when we got to our room it was horrible, it looked on the surface clean however there were marks on our bedding hair...More

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Carina F
24 January 2018|
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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
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Amanda M
18 January 2018|
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Response from Manager_BowViewLodge | Property representative |
Hello Amanda, Your 15 year old son would be free. We do have a $15 extra person fee. But that fee only applies to guest that are 16 or older. I hope that answers your question. Regards, Chris Jonah Lodge Manager
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MaBear17
11 January 2018|
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Response from BanffParkLodge_DoR | Property representative |
Dear Guest, We do have a long term plan to fully redevelop the Bow View Lodge property. In the meantime, we continue to strive to keep the facility and guestrooms updated. Warm regards, Steven Schultz Director of Rooms
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