Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa

$113May 5–6
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Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa

3-star hotel
521 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1H8+1 800-563-8764
965 reviews
Pool
Spa
Free parking
Great dining
Near public transit
Great location
Great service
Unfussy quarters with free Wi-Fi in a relaxed hotel, plus a steakhouse, a spa & an exercise room.
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Location summary

3.7
Great for visitors
This lodge-style hotel and spa is a 10-minute walk from Downtown and 5.4 km from Banff Upper Hot Springs.

Review summary

Some review summaries provided by TrustYou.
4.0
Very good
965 Google reviews

People often mention

AtmosphereMentioned in 71 Google reviews
93% positive
SpaMentioned in 55 Google reviews
82% positive
FoodMentioned in 51 Google reviews
88% positive
LocationMentioned in 114 Google reviews
79% positive
NatureMentioned in 16 Google reviews
81% positive
WellnessMentioned in 81 Google reviews
72% positive
TransportMentioned in 31 Google reviews
77% positive
ServiceMentioned in 196 Google reviews
77% positive
PropertyMentioned in 287 Google reviews
70% positive
PoolMentioned in 56 Google reviews
62% positive
CleanlinessMentioned in 129 Google reviews
70% positive
SleepMentioned in 95 Google reviews
52% unfavorable
BathroomMentioned in 76 Google reviews
53% unfavorable
FitnessMentioned in 98 Google reviews
58% positive
ParkingMentioned in 52 Google reviews
62% positive
BreakfastMentioned in 48 Google reviews
48% positive
Hot tubMentioned in 20 Google reviews
45% positive
RestaurantMentioned in 21 Google reviews
43% positive
CouplesMentioned in 10 Google reviews
70% positive
FamilyMentioned in 9 Google reviews
44% unfavorable
GymMentioned in 7 Google reviews
57% positive
EntertainmentMentioned in 6 Google reviews
50% unfavorable
BusinessMentioned in 6 Google reviews
33% neutral
AmenitiesMentioned in 74 Google reviews
61% unfavorable
KitchenMentioned in 16 Google reviews
44% unfavorable
Wi-FiMentioned in 11 Google reviews
73% unfavorable
Air conditioningMentioned in 29 Google reviews
97% unfavorable
What guests are saying
Daniel Reaume"Great staff, Great location, prices are on par for the area."
David McDonald"Dark and dingy with loads of dark wood and small windows in the rooms."
John Q"Comfy beds, good breakfast, and nice pool for a good price."
Tripadvisor Reviewera month ago
We stayed 2 nights in February. None of the staff, front desk or anyone staff that crosses paths in the hallways were indifferent. No one was friendly...
Hotels.com reviewer3 weeks ago
The room was tucked away in the corner of the hotel, the window was super small with no view, there was the smell of smoke in the hallways because of ...
Elizabeth3 weeks ago
+room,bathroom,lobby.
-Smoke from the fireplace in the lobby somehow could be smelled in our room....
Verified Hotel Guesta month ago
-The heat control in the room was not working very well. The temperature was turned up to 28 but the room never got above 20. Rpm 119
Jetta month ago
The hot pool was fantastic very relaxing getaway
Expedia reviewer3 months ago
Nice property and very nicely decorated for Christmas. The hot tub is large but OMG they use either the wrong chemicals or far too much, it literally ...
Orbitz reviewer4 months ago
Great location, indoor parking was great in winter.
Ebookers reviewer7 months ago
The hotel was nice and clean and the staff were friendly. We particularly liked the bus pass as we spent all our time on them rather than driving for ...
Trip.com Member8 months ago
rates little too high compare with service, one of the front office girl never smile, no gteetings welcoming not too warm
Wotif reviewer8 months ago
I liked the hot pool for sure. However there’s a vent on the floor in the hot pool that I stubbed my toe on several times as when the bubbles are on y...
Travelocity reviewer3 years ago
Nice clean room with very friendly staff. It had a great restaurant in it called the Keg where the food was good and the services was fast and friendl...

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About this hotel

This lodge-style hotel and spa is a 10-minute walk from Downtown and 5.4 km from Banff Upper Hot Springs.

Check-in time: 4:00 PM
Check-out time: 11:00 AM

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2 queen beds
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Standard 2 queen room - Standard rate
Standard 2 queen room - Standard rate
2 queen beds
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$119$119$132$132
Standard 2 queen room - Stay 3 nights and save!
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Review summary

Some review summaries provided by TrustYou.
Rooms3.0Location4.3Service4.0

Ratings by traveler type

  • Families
    4.0/5
    Rooms
    2.8
    • Some guests commented the rooms were small & dated, and that maintenance could be improved
    • Some guests mentioned the bathrooms could be improved
    Location
    4.1
    • Near the city centre; shopping nearby
    • Guests noted the affordable parking
    Service
    3.8
    • Guests appreciated the friendly, professional staff
    • Guests enjoyed the pool & sauna
  • Couples
    4.1/5
    Rooms
    3.0
    • Some guests commented the rooms were small & dated, and that maintenance could be improved
    • Some guests mentioned bathroom cleanliness could be improved
    Location
    4.4
    • Parking available
    • Near the city centre
    Service
    4.0
    • Guests appreciated the friendly staff
    • Guests enjoyed the pool
  • Solo
    4.1/5
    Rooms
    2.5
    Location
    4.3
    Service
    4.1
    • Guests appreciated the friendly staff
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Location overview

This lodge-style hotel and spa is a 10-minute walk from Downtown and 5.4 km from Banff Upper Hot Springs.

Hotel location score

3.7
Great location overall for sightseeing, recreation, dining, and getting around
4.4 Great for proximity to things to do
3.7 Great for proximity to restaurants
4.2 Great for proximity to transit
2.0 OK for airport access
Scores are calculated based on data from Google Maps and Google reviews
521 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1H8
1. Fairmont Banff Springs
Upscale lodging in a castle-like building, offering a golf course, 7 restaurants & a spa.
Rating (6,744)
4.6
Distance
8 min
2. Bow Falls
Set in a big river valley eroded by past glaciers, this wide & short waterfall is a local landmark.
Rating (158)
4.5
Distance
5 min
3. Banff Upper Hot Springs
Canada's highest thermal mineral springs, with a preserved 1930s bathhouse & Rockies panoramas.
Rating (4,680)
4.2
Distance
12 min
4. Mount Norquay
Large ski resort & tubing park also offering dining options & year-round recreation activities.
Rating (1,271)
4.4
Distance
15 min
5. Cave and Basin National Historic Site
Canada's first national park, with hot mineral springs in a cave & an outdoor, emerald-colored pool.
Rating (2,524)
4.3
Distance
9 min
6. Banff Gondola
Scenic cableway ride to viewing decks & hiking trails at the summit of Sulphur Mountain.
Rating (5,260)
4.6
Distance
12 min
7. Tunnel Mountain
Beyond its scenic, wooded landscape & sweeping views, this mountain features numerous hiking trails.
Rating (127)
4.8
Distance
7 min
8. Vermilion Lakes
Trio of lakes offering hiking & biking trails, native wildlife & rental boats/paddle boards.
Rating (92)
4.5
Distance
8 min
9. Sulphur Mountain
Peak in Banff National Park accessible via hike or gondola, with observation decks & an eatery.
Rating (173)
4.7
Distance
12 min
10. Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies
Landscape paintings, Rockies heritage exhibits & preserved examples of early Banff homes & cabins.
Rating (283)
4.3
Distance
9 min
11. Banff Park Museum National Historic Site
Landmark 1903 building & National Historic Site displaying natural history & educational exhibits.
Rating (498)
4.5
Distance
9 min
12. Surprise Corner Viewpoint
Scenic viewpoint overlooking the 1888 Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel & Sulphur Mountain.
Rating (452)
4.4
Distance
6 min
13. Cascade of Time Garden
Tranquil, terraced gardens featuring landscaped paths & sitting areas amid diverse trees & flowers.
Rating (1,132)
4.5
Distance
5 min
14. Banff Visitor Centre
Rating (1,953)
4.6
Distance
6 min
15. Sunshine Village
Ski resort featuring a variety of dining & shopping options as well as warm-weather activities.
Rating (3,026)
4.7
Distance
22 min
Nearby
Transit stops
Rotary Park 1 min
Fox Street East 3 min
Antelope Lane 1 min
Muskrat North 9 min
Muskrat South 9 min
From
Calgary International Airport
Taxi 1 hr 27
Public transit 3 hr 23

About this hotel

Check-in time: 4:00 PM
Check-out time: 11:00 AM

Address & contact information

521 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1H8
+1 800-563-8764

Amenities

Popular amenities

Pool
Spa
Parkingfree
Wi-Fifree

Internet

Wi-Fifree

Policies & payments

Smoke-free property

Children

Kid-friendly

Parking & transportation

Parkingfree

Accessibility

Accessible

Rooms

No air conditioning

Food & drink

Restaurant
Bar
Room service
Breakfastextra charge

Services

Front desk24 hour

Pools

Indoor pool
Hot tub

Wellness

Fitness center
Spa

Pets

No pets
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