All Hostels in Banff National Park

Welcome to your detailed guide for Banff National Park hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Banff National Park, カナダ. Compare prices for Banff National Park hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Banff National Park Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Banff National Park, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Banff National Park


(YWCA Banff Hotel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Banff National Park


(HI - Lake Louise Alpine Centre is the best rated)

Most Banff National Park hostels are located in

Banff Town, Icefields Parkway, Near Lake Louise

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Hostels in Banff National Park for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Banff National Park for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Banff National Park? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Banff National Park alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Banff National Park. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Banff National Park (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Guess what? Banff National Park is also named and spelled Lake Louise - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Banff National Park here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Yoho National Park Yoho National Park (13 Km / 8 mi.)
Golden Golden (49 Km / 30 mi.)
バンフ バンフ (56 Km / 35 mi.)
Canmore Canmore (74 Km / 46 mi.)
Radium Hot Springs Radium Hot Springs (89 Km / 55 mi.)
Kananaskis Kananaskis (89 Km / 55 mi.)
Invermere Invermere (100 Km / 62 mi.)

FAQ about Banff National Park Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Banff National Park. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Banff National Park. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Banff National Park Hostels

A hostel in Banff National Park costs on average $45 for a dorm. A hostel in Banff National Park with private rooms costs on average $128. shows all 8 Hostels in Banff National Park. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 8 hostels in Banff National Park, カナダ.This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Banff National Park.

HI - Lake Louise Alpine Centre is the best rated hostel for partying in Banff National Park.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Banff National Park - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Banff National Park

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Banff National Park and カナダ.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Banff National Park