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Bow View Lodge

228 Bow Avenue, Banff, AB T1L 1A5

+1 403 762 2261

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based on 1,267 reviews


Value for money

Bow View Lodge is a charming hotel situated in a popular tourist area, just a short stroll to Banff Park Museum and Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies. It is also conveniently situated within a 10-minute walk of Banff Railway Station. This 3-star hotel provides a safe, ski lockers and a 24-hour reception. A gym can be readily accessed by those wanting to keep up their exercise regimes while travelling. Bow View Lodge features cosy rooms equipped with a coffee maker. Bow View Lodge has an on-site restaurant, perfect for those who wish to dine in. Alternatively, there are plenty of other eating options nearby. The hotel is situated under a 10-minute car ride from Banff Airport. The property is also surrounded by a range of shops.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Wi-Fi
  • Laundry service


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • 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
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • River view
  • Seating area
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Mountain view
  • Carpeted
  • Newspapers
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Designated smoking area


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

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Skiing
  • Beauty salon
  • Horse riding

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service


  • Restaurant
  • Vending machine (drinks)


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Fax/photocopying

Places of interest near Bow View Lodge

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228 Bow Avenue, Banff, AB T1L 1A5


Banff Centre0.8 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Crave Mountain Grill0.1 mi
La Terrazza0.1 mi
Melissa's MisSteak0.1 mi
Bear Street Tavern0.1 mi

Traveler Reviews

GoodBased on 1267 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Great location, fantastic price, free parking." (in 199 reviews)
  • "Friendly staff, clean room" (in 133 reviews)
  • Great windows provided great view (in 90 reviews)
Cons -
  • No air conditioner in room! (in 75 reviews)
  • Had to pay for wifi! (in 51 reviews)
  • "No Air conditioning, beds were hard, the whole hotel was outdated and smelt disgusting." (in 46 reviews)

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


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Frequently asked questions

  • Bow View Lodge is typically below the average price of 2 star hotels in Banff. On average, you can expect to pay $184 per night in Banff. Bow View Lodge typically costs $86 per night, which is $98 cheaper than the Banff average.

  • The drive from Calgary to Bow View Lodge will take you about 3h 22min depending on traffic, with a distance of 67.6 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from Calgary to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Bow View Lodge offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $46/day for a base model rental. A very popular option for travelers staying at Bow View Lodge would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Calgary directly to the hotel.

  • There is a restaurant at Bow View Lodge that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +1 403 762 2261 for kitchen hours.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Bow View Lodge. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +1 403 762 2261.

  • When staying at Bow View Lodge there is just 0.3 mi between you and Banff city center. While making your way to the center of Banff, you should plan to visit Canadian Ski Museum West, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Bow View Lodge, call +1 403 762 2261 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, Bow View Lodge has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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