HI Canmore

201 Indian Flats Road
Canmore, Alberta

Canmore is a big little mountain town on the doorstep of Banff National Park. Take in all the glory of the Three Sisters from the clubhouse decks or settle into the cozy fireplace lounge stocked with games, books and comfy couches. From there, you've got your pick of activities in town, in Banff National Park and nearby Kananaskis Country. This is a smoke free property.

  • Amazing panoramic views of the mountains
  • Endless adventure on the doorstep
  • Easy daytrips to Banff and Kananaskis
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Useful Info

Open: Year-round
Check-in: 15:00
Check-out: 11:00


  • Free wifi
    Free wifi
  • Patio
  • BBQ
  • Laundry room
    Laundry room
  • Kitchen
All Amenities & Facilities

A glimpse of the hostel

HI Canmore
Shared Room
Shared Room
Cabin Loft
Common area
HI Canmore view from patio
HI Canmore Meeting Room
HI Canmore Meeting Room 1
Livingroom HI Canmore
Bell Cabin HI Canmore
Bathroomhall HI Canmore
Bathroom HI Canmore
HI Canmore Boswell View
HI Canmore Boswell Kitchen
HI Canmore Boswell dining space
HI Canmore Boswell Bed
HI Canmore View
HI Canmore Clubhouse

Rooms & Beds

Private Rooms

Private Cabin

Sleep peacefully in our cozy private rooms located in the Boswell Cabin. Room has a double bed with a single bed above. Sleeps 3.

  • Linens
  • Ensuite bathroom
    Ensuite bathroom
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Shared Rooms

4 Bed Room

Just for the ladies, these shared rooms in the Clubhouse accommodate up to four friends (or soon to be friends) in bunks.

  • Towels
  • Linens
  • AC
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6-Bed Room

Meet and mingle in our mixed-gender six-person dorms located in either the Clubhouse and the Bell Cabin.

  • Towels
  • Linens
  • AC
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Group Bookings

With a quiet and serene setting on the sunny north side of the Bow Valley, and convenient access to all the amenities of Canmore, HI Canmore is an ideal hostel for small and large groups. We love weddings, family reunions, school trips and retreats of all kinds. Our facilities are set up to handle catering, meeting and accommodation requirements year round.

Groups Information

This is a lovely hostel a bit outside of Canmore, a car is needed to get around the valley. The views are stunning. Great kitchen facilities. Clean and inviting. There are a number of public spaces indoors and on decks outside. We had planned a 3 day stay, but extended it to 7. We will definitely return.


The staff is friendly, the kitchen is really equipped and has an amazing view overlooking the mountains. Because it was still low season when we went, they could offer us a 4-bedroom accommodation all to ourselves. It's really quiet there, and if you're lucky you can might get to see some coyotes around the house. If you’re visiting Banff, this is your perfect hideout.

Nathalie S

Stay with like minded individuals who are more excited about reaching the summit in the morning then staying and drinking all night long- don't get me wrong at the end of the day their is a great social room to sit down and share stories over a cold beer or glass of wine. Which are both for sale at a reseaonable price at the hostel. The rooms aren't really big but there's a bed and warm blankets. Overall I have really enjoyed my multiple stays at the hostel


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