We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

303 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 296: English reviews
Start your review of A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn
 Click to rate
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I decided to have our wedding at The Bear and Bison after a wonderful initial visit and stay, offered by the Inn, many months earlier. We were really attracted to the idea that we could have the majority of our guests stay with us at the Inn (it was a smaller wedding) and being outdoors. Leah made...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank cufflink2017
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely Inn, on the outskirts of Canmore town proper. The interior has a gorgeous stairway with log railings, which give it a log home feel and rustic furniture. Room 3 is they're Honeymoon Suite. It's lovely with the jet tub, although, the tub doesn't comfortably accommodate 2 normal size people. For $250/ night for this room, I...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank FelloTravler
Mobile, Alabama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best places I have ever stayed at! My husband & I stayed here three nights last week for our honeymoon and we have zero complaints. Neither one of us have ever had breakfast like they do at the Bear & Bison! It was awesome waking up to a three course breakfast. First was either oatmeal or a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Elizabeth R
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great wedding venue: excellent food, especially breakfast and picnic basket lunches. Bride and groom wanted food from many varied locations they had lived, and B&B came through! We also needed a babysitter at short notice (same day) and owner arranged this. Gourmet breakfasts: fruit smoothies and watermelon, mint and feta fruit salad came prior to huevos rancheros; different menu the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank mcgeed2017
MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

thank you for your kind words! Your group was so much fun and a pleasure to work with! i m glad everything worked out so well!

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We spent a night here on March 9th, very clean, well put together place. The owner is very friendly and caters to the needs of his guests. They upgraded is for free to the honeymoon room. Breakfast was great, brought right into the room. We will return for sure. I recommend a stay here to anyone.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Tyler S
MountainlifeCanmore, Owner at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay, and thanks for sharing your experience with us! We would love to have you back! Lonny

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Fabulous place that catered to every need and whim of the bride and groom. From special Mexican after ceremony to a to a wonderful buffet style morning after breakfast. The host put no undue pressure or urgency on any part of the gathering.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank dpdinger
MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Great feedback, I will pass it along to our team, We love hosting weddings! I love the comment about no undue pressure or urgency, Thats our motto,,, "never let them see you sweat" lol Have a great day! Leah

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you are looking for a quaint B&B for your wedding then look no further! We spent this past weekend there for my best friends wedding and it was absolutely perfect! Marc the concierge/bartender is so very friendly and funny! Leah was the best organizer/hostess one could ask for and kept the bride so calm.. They had everything taken care...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MellieMcIntyre
MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your wedding experience with us! It means a lot! I have passed your comments on to all those mentioned! They are so happy you enjoyed your stay! best regards Leah

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure of having both our reception and ceremony for our wedding at a Bear and Bison Inn. As someone who appreciates organization, the Bear and Bison exceeded my expectations on all levels. Leah was absolutely incredible - she was always there to take things off my hands and make sure that everything from the wedding commissioner to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank vanessamoriarty
MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

thanks for your comments, The best wedding comment is one we love to hear! have a great day Leah

Reviewed 8 December 2016

In Oct of 2016 the staff at Bear and Bison helped to create the perfect date. The wedding ceremony provided the perfect atmosphere that suited our style perfectly. New ideas the morning of the big day were offered that made the day special to us. The staff was incredible providing the best service I have ever experienced. The food was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Trevor b
MountainlifeCanmore, Owner at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay, I am especially glad to hear the diet requirements were well taken care of. Thanks for letting us know how much you enjoyed your event! Its nice to get feedback on what your doing right! See you next time! Lonny

Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This Inn has nicely appointed rooms and the meals are delicious. Stay in a quiet setting away from the busy condo developments. During your stay, enjoy the mountain views from the large patio, soak in the secluded hot tub or warm yourself next to an outdoor fire. This Inn is also conveniently located next to a restaurant in the event...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kimberley G
MountainlifeCanmore, Manager at A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn, responded to this review

thank you. Glad you enjoyed your stay Leah

207 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (153)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (27)
Viewed
Room/Suite (24)
Viewed
View from Room (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (76)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (54)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (18)
Viewed
Dining (11)
Viewed
Room/Suite (9)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Other (13)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Canmore hotels
1.1 km away
Stoneridge Mountain Resort by CLIQUE
1.2 km away
Falcon Crest Lodge by CLIQUE
6.9 km away
Copperstone Resort by CLIQUE
Copperstone Resort by CLIQUE
#1 of 3 in Dead Man's Flats
1,015 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.7 km away
Georgetown Inn
Georgetown Inn
#9 of 29 in Canmore
482 reviews
2.9 km away
BEST WESTERN Pocaterra Inn
1.0 km away
Blackstone Mountain Lodge by CLIQUE
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by mountains this Bed & Breakfast style Inn is owner operated since 2002 by professional chef Lonny. All guest rooms have been designed for your comfort. 4 poster beds and jacuzzi tubs with views of the rocky mountains from either your balcony or patio. The Inn serves a 3 course breakfast with its B&B rates, you will not want to miss the food. Specialising in small group weddings (2 to 60 persons), the Inn has won awards for service and hospitality and local landscaping. Set below Lady Macdonald mountain in Canmore Alberta you can access hiking trail, mountain biking, cross country and downhill skiing within minutes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn

Address: 705 Benchlands Trail, Canmore, Alberta T1W 3G9, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Kananaskis Country > Canmore
Price Range: ₹ 7,242 - ₹ 10,551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
a Bear And Bison Canadian Country Hotel Canmore
Country Inn Canmore
Canmore Country Inn
A Bear And Bison Canadian Country Inn Canmore, Alberta
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn staff and other travellers.
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from A Bear and Bison Canadian Country Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 3 has a beautiful view and awesome tub, very quiet”
I4414FSelizabethr, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face to the east towards the mountains and provide a beautiful view of sunrise in the morning.”
MeLo2589, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Each room is uniquely decorated”
booboomedic, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room #2. Excellent views of the 3 sisters”
bver83, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were in the lowest level. If you choose the main floor or upper floor, you would get a better view of the mountains.”
288ME, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
5 of 5