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Banff International Hostel

Rental with Free Wi-Fi

1 star

449 Banff Avenue, Banff, AB T1L 1A6

+1 403 985 7744

based on 1,142 reviews

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Wed 3/6

About Banff International Hostel, Banff

Value for money
Located less than a 20-minute stroll from Banff Railway Station, Banff International Hostel features a bowling alley. It is also a short car trip from Mt Norquay and The Banff Centre. Those staying at the hostel have access to its wide range of outdoor activities, including hiking, canoeing and fishing. Staff are available 24 hours a day and can book tours and tickets. There are 24 rooms at Banff International Hostel, each offering all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay. They are also equipped with a refrigerator, a hair dryer and a microwave. The hostel is surrounded by the area's popular sightseeing attractions, including Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies and Banff Park Museum, which are within walking distance. It is also a short car ride from Canmore and Harvie Heights.

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Standard Rooms - Water view
1 bunk bed

1 bunk bed



$346 totalZenhotels.com
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Other Rooms - Sea view
1 twin bed

1 twin bed



$67 totalroomsXXL
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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Skiing
  • Ice skating
  • Horse riding
  • Bowling


  • Electric kettle
  • Shared kitchen
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Inner courtyard view
  • Lockers
  • Privacy curtain
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area


  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Dining table

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill


  • Laundry facilities
  • Tumble dryer


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Places of interest near Banff International Hostel

Attractions in Banff, Alberta curated by momondo

Banff International Hostel location: 449 Banff Avenue, Banff, AB T1L 1A6

Top landmarks

Canadian Ski Museum West0.4 mi
Canada House Gallery0.5 mi
Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies0.6 mi
Banff Park Museum0.7 mi
Banff Cascades of Time Gardens0.8 mi
Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum0.9 mi
Banff Springs Golf Club1.3 mi
Cave and Basin National Historic Site1.5 mi
Columbia Icefield100.5 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

The Evergreen Restaurant & Lounge0.0 mi
Chili's Grill & Bar0.1 mi
El Toro Restaurant0.1 mi
The Fat Ox of Banff0.2 mi
The Keg Steakhouse + Bar - Banff Caribou0.2 mi
Terrace Dining Room And Lounge - Banff Park Lodge0.3 mi
Bruno's Bar & Grill0.3 mi
Bumpers Beef House0.3 mi
Patrinos Family Restaurant Banff0.3 mi

Banff International Hostel Reviews

GoodBased on 1,142 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Clean and friendly staff. (in 195 reviews)
  • "Great value for money, great location" (in 131 reviews)
  • Good location. (in 114 reviews)
Cons -
  • There were many parking spots. (in 31 reviews)
  • Kitchen is small and not clean. (in 27 reviews)
  • Hard to find the parking (in 24 reviews)

Banff International Hostel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Banff International Hostel compare to other 1 star hotels in Banff?

    Banff International Hostel is $79 cheaper than the average 1 star hotel in Banff. You can usually find a nightly rate of $41 when staying at Banff International Hostel.

  • Does Banff International Hostel have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Banff International Hostel does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Banff International Hostel at +1 403 985 7744.

  • How close is Banff International Hostel to Banff city center?

    0.5 mi separate the front steps of Banff International Hostel and the city center of Banff where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, a very popular landmark in Banff.

  • What is the phone number for Banff International Hostel?

    The best contact number for Banff International Hostel is +1 403 985 7744.

  • Does Banff International Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Banff International Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Banff International Hostel?

    Standard check-out time at Banff International Hostel is 11:00 AM. Guests can check in after 4:00 PM.

  • How much is a room at Banff International Hostel?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at Banff International Hostel, Banff is $73, but you may find great deals as low as $41. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

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  • Is Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff close to Banff International Hostel?

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