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Featured Motels in Banff

The Drake Inn
2.5 out of 5
909 Railway Ave, Canmore, AB
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $61 per night

Situated in the mountains, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Canmore Museum and Geoscience Centre, Yamnuska Mountain Adventures, and Canmore Golf and Curling ...

3.3/5 (720 reviews)
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"Good location, cooperative staff, clean and comfortable,"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

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Moose Hotel And Suites
Moose Hotel And Suites
3.5 out of 5
345 Banff Ave, Banff, AB
The price is $122 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,747 reviews)

"It was a great surprise! This hotel was so well maintained, beautiful finishes throughout, everything you need in your room & an amazing view! Will definitely be back!"…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Moose Hotel And Suites
Banff Rocky Mountain Resort
Banff Rocky Mountain Resort
3 out of 5
1029 Banff Ave, Banff, AB
The price is $86 per night
4/5Very Good! (2,078 reviews)

"Nice stay, it was as described. Everything was clean and the bed was comfy. Some parts a little outdated but mostly exterior. Firewood is an extra charge per bundle, compared to most places. That was a downside."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Banff Rocky Mountain Resort
Hidden Ridge Resort
Hidden Ridge Resort
3.5 out of 5
901 Hidden Ridge Way, Banff, AB
The price is $104 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,042 reviews)

"I found them to be SO accommodating! We were given 3 rooms together and because of Covid there were not very many people there at all and no hot tub so they let us all sit outside on our patio around our little propane fire ...it was so great felt like camping but with a condo at the same time! They ..."…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Hidden Ridge Resort
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Banff Motels and More for the Frugal Traveler

If you’re having a hard time finding motels in Banff, expand your search to find motels in the surrounding area or let Expedia help you find a similar property from more than 67 lodging options. Simply use our search tools to filter by price per night or cost-effective amenities such as free parking and free airport transportation.

When you save on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Banff. Not-to-be-missed sights include Cave and Basin National Historic Site, Upper Hot Springs, and Mount Norquay Ski Resort.

Here are some of Expedia customers' favorite motels in the larger area:

Lamphouse Hotel

  • Located 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from the heart of Banff
  • Enjoy access to the free WiFi and free parking, as well as room amenities like an iPad.

The Drake Inn

  • A restaurant, free WiFi, and free parking are available during your stay.
  • Central Banff is 11.1 mi (17.9 km) away

Big Horn Motel

  • Enjoy access to the free WiFi and free parking, as well as room amenities like cable TV.
  • Located 16.4 mi (26.3 km) from the heart of Banff

Things to Do in Banff

While you're sightseeing around the area, enjoy its majestic mountain landscape and top-notch restaurants. Visitors to Banff speak highly of its ski slopes, shops, and lakeside setting.

Here are some popular places:

  • Cave and Basin National Historic Site
  • Upper Hot Springs
  • Mount Norquay Ski Resort

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Banff Gondola
  • Tunnel Mountain
  • Central Park

During your trip, here are some other places to visit:

  • Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau
  • Banff Park Museum
  • Bow Falls

Best Time to Visit Banff

Decide when you'd like to visit Banff by checking the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 46° F and nighttime temperatures average 7° F
  • April-June: 72° F is the daytime average and 26° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 75° F and nighttime averages are around 37° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 58° F during the day and 8° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 0.94 inches in a year

How to Get to Banff and Around the Area

Banff Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Banff Station Train Station 0.4 mi (0.6 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Banff?
If you’re having a hard time finding motels in Banff, expand your search to find motels in the surrounding area or let us help you find a similar property from over 66 lodging options. Simply use our search tools to filter by price per night or cost-saving amenities such as free parking and free airport transportation. Because you’ll save on your room price, you can enjoy more of what Banff has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Upper Hot Springs, Banff Gondola, and Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau.
What's it like to stay in a motel?
At most motels, you’ll often find an outdoor pool and free parking. When you stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. Motels began in the 1920s as a convenient place to stay for the tired traveler taking a road trip along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Banff?
Here are some of our customers’ top motels in the larger area. Lamphouse Hotel is located 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from the heart of Banff. Enjoy access to the spa tub, and freebies including WiFi and parking. The Drake Inn: A restaurant, free WiFi, and a bar are available during your stay. Central Banff is 11.1 mi (17.9 km) away. Big Horn Motel: Enjoy access to the free WiFi and free parking, as well as room amenities like cable TV. Located 16.4 mi (26.3 km) from the heart of Banff.
What can I do in Banff?
As you explore the area, you can check out the ski slopes and take time to enjoy the top-notch restaurants. People visiting Banff speak highly of its shops, riverfront, and mountains. Some popular places to visit include Upper Hot Springs, Banff Gondola, and Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Tunnel Mountain, Central Park, and Bow Falls. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: Mount Norquay Ski Resort, Banff Springs Golf Club, and Banff Park Museum.
What's the weather like in Banff?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 57°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 21°F. Average annual rainfall for Banff is 24 inches.
How should I get around Banff?
If you want to venture outside of the area, hop aboard a train at Banff Station. Banff might not have very many public transit options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore more.

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