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    HI-Mosquito Creek Wilderness Hostel

    Hwy 93N Icefields Parkway | 29 km North of Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B3, Canada
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          As long as you understand that there is only pit toilets, minimal wifi and very basic running water (1 tap) for drinking water, then you will absolutely enjoy Mosquito Creek. There is a sauna available that when you get too hot, you can jump in...More

          Thank Steven P
          Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

          We stayed 3 nights in a private cabin. The hostel is very clean and well managed. They do have limited wi fi now for 1 hour per night. The outhouses are very clean. Nights are cold but the gas heating keeps the cabin very toasty...More

          Thank Madjude
          Reviewed 11 July 2016

          We stayed for a night whilst cycling the Icefields Parkway. This is another of the HI Wilderness hostels, so limited facilities. There were clean pit toilets, a well stocked kitchen, a wood burning stove in the living room and a creek for washing in as...More

          Thank 01STAY01
          Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

          It's rustic, but that is exactly what we wanted. New and very clean outhouses, firepit and a wood stove heated sauna. Sauna is great, get hot in the sauna and then make a quick run for a splash in the very cold mosquito creek! Open...More

          Thank meribeach
          Reviewed 1 April 2016

          Cute hostel with 2, 12 bed dorms and 2 private rooms that sleep 4. The private dorm has a kitchen shared only between the 2 rooms. The main building has a large common area with a wood burning stove and smallish kitchen. There's a sweet...More

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          Is your holiday travel budget not going far enough?Having difficulty keeping to your travel budget? Need a cheap accommodation solution so you can see everything in Banff and not have to sleep in a tent? Is staying Lake Louise too expensive for you? And the idea of camping in the unpredictable mountain weather unappealing? Did you say yes to anyone if not all of these questions? You should stay at the wilderness hostels along the Icefields Parkway.Icefield Parkway Hostels - HI Mosquito Creek Wilderness HostelHI-Mosquito Creek Wilderness Hostel is a small “off-the-grid” 24 bed hostel located 29 km north of Lake Louise – a 20 minute drive on the Icefields Parkway -Highway 93 North- which links Banff and Jasper National Parks. This is your chance to see the Canada you imagined, the real Canadian Rockies at HI-Mosquito Creek Wilderness Hostel with dorm beds.
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