Bow View Lodge

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Hypo-allergenic bedding, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Mini-fridge, coffee/tea maker
Hypo-allergenic bedding, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Hypo-allergenic bedding, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Bow View Lodge

Bow View Lodge

2.0 star property

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
  • Temperature checks
228 Bow Ave, Banff, AB, T1L 1A5

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBanff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau5 min walk
  • Popular LocationBanff National Park Information Centre5 min walk
  • Popular LocationBanff Centre for Arts and Creativity18 min walk
  • AirportBanff, AB (YBA)45 min drive

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About this area

Banff

Bow View Lodge is located on a river and in a walkable area with good shopping. While the natural beauty of Tunnel Mountain and Cave and Basin National Historic Site can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can check out Upper Hot Springs. Banff Park Museum and Cross Zee Ranch are also worth visiting. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing and downhill skiing, or check out other outdoor activities such as snow tubing and sledding. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Canada House Gallery - 5 min walk
  • Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau - 5 min walk
  • Banff National Park Information Centre - 5 min walk
  • Central Park - 7 min walk
  • Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • Banff Station - 6 min walk
  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 93 min drive

Restaurants

  • JK Bakery Cafe — 3 min walk
  • St. James Gate — 4 min walk
  • Earl's — 4 min walk
  • Starbucks — 5 min walk
  • Magpie and Stump — 5 min walk

About this property

Bow View Lodge

Riverfront hotel with 24-hour front desk and restaurant
A restaurant, concierge services, and dry cleaning are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and express check-out are onsite. All 58 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers, and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include hair dryers, phones, and free toiletries.
Bow View Lodge offers 58 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Cable television is provided.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary toiletries and blackout drapes/curtains. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–noon on weekends: CAD 17.00-24.00 per person
  • 1 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • Access to nearby indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini-fridge

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Ski storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Outdoors

  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-fridge

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone

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Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 7 AM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 17.00 and CAD 24.00 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Property is also known as

Bow Lodge
Bow View
Bow View Banff
Bow View Lodge
Bow View Lodge Banff
Bow View Hotel Banff
Bow View Banff
Bow View Lodge Banff
Bow View Lodge Hotel
Bow View Lodge Banff
Bow View Lodge Hotel Banff

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Overall score and ratings

3.8

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 292 out of 982 reviews
5 - Excellent 30%
Rating 4 - Good. 402 out of 982 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 165 out of 982 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 76 out of 982 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 47 out of 982 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.6/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
This hotel is well priced. You can use the amenities of the Banff Park Lodge, as it's owned by the same company. It was hard to get a good temperature in the room. I felt either too hot or too cold. I found a few hairs in the bed linen.
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Using pool and hot tub at sister hotel across the alley.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice spacious parking with vehicle plug ins. Nice and close to down town. Nice and friendly staff.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Location was great, it is an older property though that could definitely use an upgrade, bathroom was small.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Staff went above and beyond and the view was lovely. Very affordable option.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022