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Featured Hostels in Fernie

Raging Elk Hostel
2 out of 5
892 6th Avenue, Box 160, Fernie, BC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $79 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29

Located in East Kootenay, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Fernie Memorial Arena, Fernie Heritage Library and Arts Station. Annex Park and Fernie Museum ...

3.8/5Good! (49 reviews)
Solo or groups it’s the perfect place to stop

"Great staff, very clean. Awesome place to stay!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

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Fernie Stanford Resort

Fernie Stanford Resort

3 out of 5
100 Riverside Way, Fernie, BC
The price is CA $117 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
4.1/5Very Good! (729 reviews)

"The view from balcony was a bonus. Front desk guy was amazing very helpful . Breakfast was alright also. Price was very reasonable also. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 22, 2020

Fernie Stanford Resort
Lizard Creek Lodge

Lizard Creek Lodge

3.5 out of 5
5346 Highline Dr, Fernie, BC
4.3/5Excellent! (812 reviews)

"I loved the remoteness of this property, it had a beautiful feel of serenity and peace for a couple of days in what was a very packed vacation. I booked this stay here with the plan to sit back, relax and just enjoy a few days in the mountains and this was the perfect location."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2020

Lizard Creek Lodge
Best Western Plus Fernie Mountain Lodge

Best Western Plus Fernie Mountain Lodge

3 out of 5
1622 7th Avenue, Fernie, BC
The price is CA $196 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30
4.3/5Excellent! (314 reviews)

"Excellent breakfast! Central location. Thank you very much."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Best Western Plus Fernie Mountain Lodge
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for an affordable place to stay in Fernie, there are 52 accommodation options here to pick from, including hostels. These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of different forms, but they have three main things in common:

  • Budget prices
  • A social environment
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)

By staying at a hostel in Fernie, you can cut your spending on accommodations and save more of your trip funds for sightseeing during your vacation. You can enjoy activities like skiing, and the mountain views create an appealing natural setting.

Hostels in Fernie

Still deciding where to stay in Fernie? This hostel is popular:

Raging Elk Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a sauna. Rooms come with showers.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Fernie?

The weather can be important when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 45° F and nighttime temperatures average 6° F
  • April-June: 70° F is the daytime average and 22° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 75° F and nighttime averages are around 32° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 57° F during the day and 9° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 0.79 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Fernie?

Depending on your interests, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Natural Features
  • Annex Park
  • Ancient Cottonwoods Trailhead
  • Lake Koocanusa
Cultural Attractions
  • Arts Station
  • Fernie Museum
  • Fernie Nature Centre
Additional Attractions
  • Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Coal Creek Heritage Trailhead
  • Fernie Aquatic Centre

Generally, Fernie is known for its:

  • Skiing
  • Mountain views
  • Snowboarding
  • Biking
  • Riverfront
  • Fishing

How to Get to Fernie and Around the Area

You can find the nearest airport in Cranbrook, BC (YXC-Canadian Rockies Intl.), 35.3 mi (56.8 km) from the city center.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Fernie?
By choosing a hostel you can cut your spending on lodging and use more of your trip funds for sightseeing during your trip. You can enjoy activities in this destination like skiing and biking.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of forms, but they have a few qualities in common, including budget prices, a social environment, and shared rooms (though many have private options too).
What are the best hostels in Fernie?
While you’re choosing somewhere to stay, take a look at this top Fernie hostel: Raging Elk Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a sauna. Rooms come with linens.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Fernie?
The weather is important when you’re discovering new places, so here’s some information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 54°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 23°F. The snowiest months in Fernie are January, February, December, and October, with each month seeing an average of 10 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Fernie?
Overall, Fernie is known for its skiing, mountain views, and snowboarding. Major attractions include Fernie Alpine Resort. Get out into nature with places like Lake Koocanusa, Coal Creek Heritage Trailhead, and Annex Park. Cultural attractions include Fernie Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Fernie while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Fernie on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Cranbrook, BC (YXC-Canadian Rockies Intl.), located 35.3 mi (56.8 km) from the city center.

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