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Kicking Horse Hostel

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
28 Oct 2017
“Homely feel, nice owner, cute cats.”
2 weeks ago
“Small hostel with excellent management”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tanya is a great host. She makes sure all travellers are comfortable staying at the hostel. If walking, the location is a bit far away from the main town. We stayed for only one night on route to Kananaskis Country.More

Thank KatyEasyhiker
Response from TJC70, Owner at Kicking Horse HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi thanks for your review. I hope your holiday in K Country was fun :) Loads of great hiking there. The town is a 10-15 walk from the hostel. Most guests rate that as pretty close. Only 3 hotels in town are under a 5...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Great place found at last min whilst travelling around Canada. Looked suspicious from the outside but once we entered, it was very welcoming. Awesome to find it run by a fellow Scot who was more than welcoming, also offering us her limited supply of tea...More

Thank Alex25167
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Kicking Horse hostel was a great experience. The host Tanya makes you feel at home, and the other guests are very friendly, with some semi-permanent guests who can show you the ropes. Went snowboarding with the others from the hostel which was great as Kicking...More

1  Thank Will2422
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Very affordable in late July, booked a 10 bed dorm but it was split into 2 rooms so only 6 beds were in the actual room I was in. The place had a very small, homely feel and Tanya the owner was extremely friendly and...More

Thank melakay1
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This is a quirky little hostel in the the original hostelling style. The host, Tanya, is welcoming and dynamic and will spend endless time sharing her knowledge and tips so that you can get the best of the Rockies. Excellent value.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Price range
US$ 28 - US$ 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 28 - US$ 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"If you were a group of four people, ask for the dorm with 2 bunk beds."
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"The Bothy is a great room for a pair of travellers. Has its own min fridge and room for your gear."
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"we were in the double room on the top floor!!! BLISS!"
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"The bunk beds are pretty high- if you want an extreme experience while you sleep, choose the top bunk!"
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