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HI Banff Alpine Centre

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See our groups page for bookings of 10 or more friends.

Consulte notre section groupes pour les réservations de 10 personnes ou plus.

Welcome to

HI Banff Alpine Centre

We're currently closed until December 17.
As of January 3rd, we'll be operating on a reduced schedule.

HI Banff Alpine Centre

801 Hidden Ridge Way
Banff, Alberta
T1L 1B3

Get a taste of lodge life with all the amenities, and keep your eyes peeled for the wildlife that regularly wanders through town. Choose from shared or private rooms or even your own cabin! Guests get a free local bus pass so you can check out the town and nearby attractions.

Highlights
  • Free pancake breakfast
  • Frequent visits from our wildlife neighbours
  • Free Banff transit pass with most stays
Useful Info

We're currently closed until December 17. As of January 3rd, we'll be operating on a reduced schedule

Check-in: 16:00
Check-out: 11:00

See what we're doing to keep you safe.

Amenities

  • Free wifi
    Free wifi
  • Bar on site
    Bar on site
  • Restaurant
    Restaurant
  • Cabin
    Cabin
  • Bike storage
    Bike storage
All Amenities & Facilities

A glimpse of the hostel

HI Banff Alpine Centre
Lobby
Shared Room Ensuite
Shared Room
Shared Room
Private Double Room
Private Queen Room
Private Cabin
Private Cabin Suite
Lobby
Lounge
Main building kitchen
Dining Room
Mary Belle Kitchen
Mary Belle Kitchen
Cougar Petes
Storm Cellar Pub
Storm Cellar Pub
Storm Cellar Behind Bar
Meeting Room

Rooms & Beds

Shared Rooms

4-6 Bed Room Ensuite WC

For wired travellers. Each bunk bed comes with a power outlet, reading light, shelf and lockers with a powerpoint to charge devices safely. Ensuite WC too.

  • Individual Locker
    Individual Locker
  • Towels
    Towels
  • Linens
    Linens
  • Ensuite bathroom
    Ensuite bathroom
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4-6 Bed Room

Shared rooms that offer more than just a bed. Comes with personal power outlet, reading light, shelf and lockers with a powerpoint to charge devices safely.

  • Individual Locker
    Individual Locker
  • Towels
    Towels
  • Linens
    Linens
  • Reading light
    Reading light
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Private Rooms

Private Cabin Suite

Lap up a little luxury in our private cabins in the mountains. These cabins come with two double beds, a fireplace, TV and large ensuite bathroom. Sleeps 4.

  • Towels
    Towels
  • Linens
    Linens
  • Ensuite bathroom
    Ensuite bathroom
  • TV
    TV
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Private Queen Room Ensuite

Step it up one more notch in a private room with a queen bed and an ensuite washroom plus a TV, phone and desk.  Sleeps 2.

  • Towels
    Towels
  • Linens
    Linens
  • Ensuite bathroom
    Ensuite bathroom
  • TV
    TV
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Private Double Room

For those times when you need a bit more privacy, our simplest private rooms have a double bed and a shared washroom down the hall. Sleeps 2.

  • Towels
    Towels
  • Linens
    Linens
  • Reading light
    Reading light
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Group Bookings

HI Banff Alpine Centre is the largest hostel in Alberta. Perched above the Bow River and only minutes from the action on Banff Avenue, the hostel is a perfect combination of elbow room and convenience. We can accommodate groups of all sizes and ages. You can hike and bike out the front door and then enjoy the onsite restaurant and pub.

Groups Information

Lodging, amenities and services are well taken care of for the guests. You feel welcome by the friendly staff and safe and comfortable in your room and common areas. You may even get some decent food at Cougar Pete if you're not cooking or going out.

Anders V

If you’re an outdoors kind of person then the HI Alpine Centre in Banff is the perfect place to stay to get involved in loads of summer activities including canoeing, kayaking, hiking, biking and white water rafting! It’s a very sociable hostel...

As I walked to Cougar Petes (the Hostel Restaurante), I couldn’t help but think about how incredible this hostel is. Amazing views, awesome private rooms with all the amenities you’d expect to find in a hotel….”

Packages

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HI Banff Alpine Centre

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