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Johnston Canyon Resort

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We went on the way to Lake Louise and enjoyed Johnston's Canyon very much. Fantastic scenery, great photo opps and a lovely walk. There are different walking paths. Bring good walking shoes and dress warmly.

Thank kittykat014
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I have reservations in Johnston Canyon campground and another one in Banff for nights in July 2017. I was quite surprised that the quoted rates became greater when I made the reservations. The campsites each have fire pits; it seems that none of them are without. On top of the quoted rate, one must purchase a fire permit -- there...

1Thank Susan S
Cambridge, Canada
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Our cabin was adorable, not spacious but space well used. We had the best meal of our trip here, pan seared trout that melted in your mouth. Wow! Unfortunately the trail was closed but this was definitely a fantastic stop on our way to Jasper. I like being out of Banff, it was quiet and relaxing. Bring a deck of...

3Thank MargotB30
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Really enjoy staying here - simple, clean, and cozy accommodations, nestled in the mountains. Wonderful customer service - easy check in and out and friendly staff in the office and in the restaurant. Great breakfast too! Such a relaxing break from all the "chatter" of life. Close to Banff and Lake Louise and so many amazing hikes - after you...

1Thank drdmevans
Lake Elmo, Minnesota
Reviewed 13 October 2016

My husband I were taking a vacation to Canada. We stayed at Johnston Canyon one night. The cabin was cozy and private. Bed was comfy. (As other posters have said), bathrooms was small. Our cabin had a gas fireplace which was wonderful in the chilly evening. Cabin was not modern or fancy, but ample in size and ammenities. Felt like...

3Thank sasalinder
Reviewed 9 October 2016

As we drove in we were not sure as there were buses everywhere and hoards of people walking to Falls. The Receptionist was very personable and we were able to check in little early. The cabin was nicely nestled in trees and very quiet. The cabin is well appointed . Bathroom - tiny. Cabins don't really know what they want...

2Thank TouringOnion
Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Arrived nervously after what had happened five years ago but...All was fine as they had our booking. However when we drove to the 'Pilot cabin' we were disappointed to find it surrounded by other cabins and a room with NO view. The cabin itself was as described and a lovely spacious layout. However...the quilt was covered in dog hair, the...

1Thank Tanya-Glen
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We enjoyed staying in the cabin, and it was an experience in of itself, but did not think that it was worth the price. It was convenient being near the canyon. We had to wait around for a while before the reception arrived, and had to ask for a few supplies that were supposed to be in the room. The...

Thank tpolonenko
London UK
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Excellent location for visiting the area between Lake Louise and Banff. A good hike on the doorstep. Go to the inkpots to beat the crowds. We had a cabin set back from the parking lot so never disturbed by the popularity of the place. They are all gone by 6 anyway

1Thank SEDLondonUK
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This place is lovely and a complete throw-back - thank goodness! After the craziness that is now Banff and Lake Louise, how great to have a place that actually has trees and quiet and no international shops! I finally exhaled when I arrived at my cabin here. Had nothing but friendly and professional interactions with the front desk and my...

1Thank NorthernAlice

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Banff cabin and cottage/chalet rentals between Banff and Lake Louise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Johnston Canyon Resort

Address: Box 875, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A9, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range: ₹ 10,731 - ₹ 22,626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Johnston Canyon Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Might be wise to choose a cabin that stands alone (not a duplex), for privacy.”
sasalinder, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No T.V, No Wi - Fi, No Air Con, No Safe, Does have a fridge, Pet freindly, Excellent location.”
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Tanya-Glen, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a cabin set away from the parking, you will have a slightly less good view though.”
SEDLondonUK, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“cabin 14a is attached to 14 - so there is a little noise transfer from the neighbours moving around”
shaz19, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“duplex cabins were fine from a sound standpoint”
williamk864, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
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