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Bow Valley Motel

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#12 of 29 Hotels in Canmore
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were not sure what to expect when we booked. The room was exactly as pictured. The bed was very comfortable and seemed to be fairly new. Some of the furniture was very dated but was clean and served its purpose. The room was very clean only thing we found that wasn't were some hairs and stuff in the bath...

Thank Liiveitout
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The motel is located right downtown - so walking distance to all shops and amenities. It is clean, quiet and excellent value. I particularly loved the 'mountain flair' with the wildlife cushions and the shower curtain. The staff at the desk were very helpful with a corkscrew, a wine glass and directions. I will be back!

Thank Shawna B
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I was iffy about staying at a motel but this motel definitely met my standards. The hotel receptionist was very helpful and gave us some tips of where to go around the area! The room was clean, comfortable and we had a beautiful view of the mountains from our bedroom. We also rented a car and Banff is only about...

Thank Mmnm123
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Right in the heart of Canmore and beside the river, some rooms with great views. Very clean and a price you can't beat. If you are looking for a basic no-frills place to sleep, this is the motel for you. Comfortable beds and comfortable pillows. Soap dispensers in the bathroom. There was a Keurig coffee machine plus pods, a good...

2Thank Footloose2016
Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Rooms have everything you need. Super friendly staff. Nice cozy rooms! We were only planning on staying one night but decided to extend our stay because we were so happy with the room. Doesn't feel like a hotel at all. Feels like your own personal cabin.

1Thank juventussoccer12
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

If you don't need frills, are looking for an inexpensive place and a great location with great service- look no further! Next door is the best pub in town with great food. We were so happy with the Bow Valley Motel and will definitely come back if we're ever in the area!

1Thank MontanaLaura
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We weren't expecting much for the price we paid but were pleasently surprised when we arrived. Staff were very friendly upon our arrival and the room was clean, spacious and cozy. We stayed three nights for a skiing trip and really enjoyed the location. In the middle of main street, it was perfect walking distance to many local restaurants, a...

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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

While waiting for a weekend booking at a condo we decided to "slum it" and book into the Bow Valley Motel. Joke was on us! This little gem is the perfect rustic retreat. The rooms are spacious, clean and quiet. The bathroom had all the amenities including a heated floor. There was a fridge and coffee maker with all the...

2Thank prariegal
Palmer Lake, Colorado
Reviewed 1 November 2016

this was a great place to stay for visiting Banff, lake Louise, Emerald Lake and then be able to jump on the highway to get out of town. I am glad that we chose to stay in Canmore - Banff was a zoo with all the people much to hectic for my taste

Thank kit52349
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We didn't expect what we got at the Bow Valley Motel. What a fabulous surprise , 1st the staff so delightful;nothing was an issue . The motel is so clean - there was no dust anywhere the cleaners are absolute gems to this motel - their pride in the place shines through. The motel is equipt with everything you need...

4Thank saffronAustralia

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bow Valley Motel welcomes you to Main Street in the Mountains an ideal base for the independent traveler, family, or small group. Clean, comfortable, affordable accommodations with the wonder of the peaks all around you. 25 spacious rooms with one or two queen beds - each providing complementary coffee, fridge, cable TV, telephone, full bath and free wireless internet. Some units with kitchens, upper and ground units upon request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bow Valley Motel

Address: 610 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B5, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Kananaskis Country > Canmore
Price Range: $88 - $297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Bow Valley Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Bow Valley Motel Canmore, Canadian Rockies
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“Rooms on the end beside the main street can be a bit noisy.”
Liiveitout, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask if you can get upgraded with a kitchen suite”
Mmnm123, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Beautiful view of mountains from all rooms; upstairs rooms have less footsteps noise”
TheMotos713, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“fabulous views of the mountains”
saffronAustralia, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pick ground level if possible - no elevator.”
larryd475, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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