Bow River Inn

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Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
43-inch LED TV with cable channels
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Bow River Inn

Bow River Inn

2.0 star property

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Business services
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing
  • Temperature checks
3 West Side Drive, Cochrane, AB, T4C 1M1

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCalaway Park17 min drive
  • Popular LocationCanada Olympic Park23 min drive
  • Popular LocationMarket Mall25 min drive
  • AirportCalgary, AB (YYC-Calgary Intl.)42 min drive

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About this area


Bow River Inn is located in Cochrane. Lynx Ridge Golf Club and Redwood Meadows Golf and Country Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Bragg Creek Provincial Park and Canada Olympic Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Cochrane Arena, or consider a night out at WinSport.

What's nearby

  • Calaway Park - 17 min drive
  • Canada Olympic Park - 23 min drive
  • Market Mall - 25 min drive
  • Alberta Children's Hospital - 26 min drive
  • University of Calgary - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Calgary University Station - 25 min drive
  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 42 min drive


  • Tim Hortons - 3 min walk
  • A&W - 4 min walk
  • Cochrane Palace - 5 min walk
  • Jaipur India Cuisine - 3 min drive
  • MacKay's - 3 min drive

About this property

Bow River Inn

Property highlights
Bow River Inn provides laundry facilities and more. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks like:
  • Free self parking
  • A computer station, barbecue grills, and free newspapers
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the location
Room features
All guestrooms at Bow River Inn have thoughtful touches such as air conditioning and separate sitting areas, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and free newspapers. Guests reviews speak well of the clean rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Shower/tub combinations, free toiletries, and hair dryers
  • 43-inch LED TVs with premium channels
  • Separate sitting areas, refrigerators, and microwaves


English, Filipino, Korean, Spanish

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
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Business services

  • Computer station


  • BBQ grill(s)


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination


  • 43-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area

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Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

Bow River Cochrane
Bow River Inn
Bow River Inn Cochrane
Bow River Inn Motel
Bow River Inn Cochrane
Bow River Inn Motel Cochrane

Frequently asked questions

Is Bow River Inn pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much does it cost to stay at Bow River Inn?

As of Aug 18, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Bow River Inn on Sept 18, 2022 start from CA $107.1, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Bow River Inn?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Bow River Inn?

Check-in is from 3 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Bow River Inn?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Where is Bow River Inn located?

Situated in Cochrane, this motel is 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Cochrane Arena and within 16 mi (25 km) of Calaway Park and Lynx Ridge Golf Club. Crowchild Twin Arena and Tsuu T'ina Rodeo Grounds are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Bow River Inn and receive a full refund?

Yes, Bow River Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Bow River Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 140 out of 398 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 198 out of 398 reviews
4 - Good 50%
Rating 3 - Okay. 42 out of 398 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 398 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 398 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very Quiet .great staff .very accommodating Management.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Second time here. Both times service was great and friendly. The whole place is spotless. Room furniture is solid / good condition. No issues with any part of our stay. Will return again. Right next to the walking paths of the Bow river.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It is from the inside better than it looks on the outside
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and excellent service!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location was perfect- nice to have a place to walk and unwind Beat clean spot- will come again
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022