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Bow View Lodge

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All reviewssister hotelgreat locationtwo blocksolder hotelview roomthe main streetsteam roomcoffee makerwi fismall balconybit datedtwo double bedsclose to downtownfront desk staffpool and hot tubdowntown banffshops and restaurants
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

We stayed for three nights and had a nice clean room overlooking the river. It had s balcony which was great to sit on and have a pre dinner drink, watching the world go by. Only criticism was that it was quicker to walk up...More

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

No Airconditioner very dated rooms, charge for wifi, 5 dollars a day....ridiculous, who charges for wifi these days, but then again this hotel is owned by Banff Park Lodge so that tells you everything, they two bit you to death on everything and overcharge for...More

Thank Haggisbasher1948
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This hotel appears from the outside to be under par and dated, however, the rooms were excellent! We loved our full window wall that looked peacefully upon the river! We also loved the gorgeous spa/steamroom/hot tub/warm pool at the neighboring hotel. We paid a reasonable...More

Thank FernMeadow
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Let’s start with the three positive aspects, for which I would give 4 points: - The price is low, compared to a lot of Hotels around. - Everything is very clean. - The location in Banff is perfect. Not directly in the city center, but...More

Thank flyingdutchman81
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Nice location, next to the river. Handy for attending the Conference at the Banff Park Lodge. Room was comfortable, but had a bit of a musty smell to it. Front desk staff were friendly. Did not use the pool as it was across the parking...More

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Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
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3 April 2018|
Response from Manager_BowViewLodge | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, we are slowly changing out the old TV's for flat screens. But not every room has been changed. you could always make a request for a room with an LCD TV, and we will do out best to accommodate. Thanks,
17 March 2018|
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Response from BanffParkLodge_DoR | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Thank you for the question. Yes. Guests at the Bow View Lodge can certainly use the coin laundry available at the Banff Park Lodge. Should you need change, this is available at either front desk. Warm... More
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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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"Recommend a room with a scenic river view."
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"Try to ask for a room that does not overlook the car park"
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"backside overlooking the Bow is better than road side or car park"
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"River view is beautiful!"
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