For the unbeknownst, Banff is a resort town within a UNESCO World Heritage Site of the same name, Banff National Park. Located amidst the Canadian mountains and hot springs, this town is one of Canada’s most loved tourist spots. The natural beauty of this place is bound to leave you mesmerized. There’s so much to do around here that there’s never a dull day. Regardless of winters or summers, there is plenty of outdoor activities awaiting you. The best part is, you don’t need to live in the wilderness to truly enjoy its wilderness. There are shopping centers, arts and entertainment places, pubs, lounges, cafes, restaurants and what not! Stay amidst luxury, shop from the finest, dine at the best, and yet be close to nature. While you get busy planning hiking, biking, scrambling and skiing trips within the area, read on for some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in town!
Whether you are looking for a family rental or a place to enjoy a comfortable stay with friends, this two bedroom apartment is a licensed commercial accommodation that provides ample space, queen beds and all amenities for four people. Both the bedrooms in this recently renovated property are bright and spacious. While the hosts stay on the floor above, there is plenty of privacy and a private entrance. There is free on-site parking, WiFi, and cable TV. The apartment is near to public transport so travelling to the Sunshine Village, Norquay, and/or the Lake Louise is very convenient.
Cougar Street Mountain Rental 2 BedroomBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsand the kitchen is great for cooking mealsWell stocked with Kitchen supplies and other amenities to make your stay very comfortableIt was great to have a kitchen living room area and multiple bedroomsThe place was sparkling clean and much larger inside than the photos looked like it would beThe beds are very comfortable tooLovely basement suite Clean and tidyThe space was clean and just as described/picturedVery clean and well maintain propertyVery spacious with good facilities for home-cooking Very clean and warmThe beds slept very well
Host:Katrin was a amazing host and very helpfulThe hosts were extremely helpful very quick to respond to all of my many questionsVery responsive with any questionsgreat host and great coffeekind friendly and full of awesome recommendationsRead more reviewsit's around 15 minutes walking to the downtown of Banffand we loved every minute of itEasy walk to town and the local ski bus is just around the cornerGreat location in a quiet neighborhood within a ten minute walk to the grocery store and the beginning of the main downtown area and only 20 minutes from the far end of downtown and the Bow RiverGreat location a couple of blocks from the town center
Whether it is for a family reunion, a wedding, or a Banff vacation, Abegweit on the Bow is the perfect spot. Abegweit is a recognized heritage property situated in a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on the spacious grounds of the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies. Boasting a large kitchen, two bathrooms, an entertainment room and four bedrooms with a TV in each room, this place can comfortably accommodate eight guests. Sitting across the street from the beautiful aqua toned Bow River; Abegweit is within walking distance of everything the town of Banff has to offer. The century-old home is owned by The Peter and Catharine Whyte Foundation and all the proceeds from the rentals go to this heritage property and the programs and collection of the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies. So you are also doing good while on vacation (there is even free admission to the Museum while you stay)!
Abegweit on the BowBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsThe living room was very comfortable and cozy to sit and chatso the kitchen is obviously datedso the only downstairs bathroom was a constant source of conflict because everyone wanted to use itThe kitchen was well equippedThere is no TV in the living roomHopefully we can do that another timeHouse is very clean and comfortableand it was very comfortable and lovely)The bedrooms were very comfortable and the whole house clean and very well maintained and perfect for our family of 8 adultsand we also used the house as the venue itself
Host:Excellent Location and host was quick to respond and friendlyMonte himself was a great hostMonte is really very niceWe all wished we could have spent a few more days enjoying the house and all it had to offer Our host Monte was very helpful and easy to communicate withhe went above and beyond He also sent a spare table when we needed it and was always easily reachable throughout our visitRead more reviewsAll shops and restaurants are on walk able distanceGreat house and a great locationGreat location within walking distance of shopsMy brother in law rented bikes and loved itThere are some basics supplied but the supermarket is 2 minutes away
If you are looking for a quaint little place to crash near downtown, then Lynx Cabin is just the place for you. This listing offers a small cozy studio with one queen bed, private bathroom, a well-equipped kitchenette, and parking. It is located merely one block away from Banff’s main street. This place is actually one of the seven cabins listed on Airbnb and known as Banff Beaver Cabins. When travelling with a big group of friends/family, you can book multiple cabins at the site. Each listing is separate and will need a separate booking so you need to plan ahead.
Lynx CabinBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsThe cabin itself was warm and comfortableThe cabin was exactly as shown in the picturesbathroom good - would not want to be too large though for the showerThe cabin had room for everythingvery little bench space meant it was not easy to use and the toaster set off the fire alarmand it was very cleanYou can't beat the locationWell situated close to everything and very cleanThe cabin is exactly as describedThe cabin was also very cute and clean
Host:make some quick meals get ready and store our teamsamenities and bus routesThey were so helpful letting us know how to get to the laundromat and the directions to get thereI am so happy we booked with her and will definitely be backSo close to Banff aveRead more reviewsThe location is excellent within easy walking distance to shops restaurantsThe location was perfect for walking everywhereVery good location in downtown Banffonly a few minutes walk away from the main streetpeffect location close to everywhere in Banff National Park easy to park
Situated in downtown Banff, one block away from Banff’s main street, Elk Cabin is the second of the seven cabins on this property. This is a bright cabin with two bedrooms suitable for three guests. One bedroom has a queen bed while the other one a double bed. Please note that you have to walk through the bedroom to get to the other. The bathroom does not adjoin the bedrooms. There is a living space with kitchenette including fridge, microwave, slow cooker, toaster, coffee maker and hot plate with two burners.
Elk CabinBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsthe second bedroom is only accessed through the first bedroom and the bathroom door catches on the opposite wallElk cabin was cozy with everything we neededI asked for an iron/ironing board and had one the next day+ it is afordable :Dbut I think it adds to the cozy tone of the placevery clean and tidy cabinthe organization and response superbThe cabin was exactly as shown and very cleanVery clean homely and cosy place ThanksThe beds and bed linens are very warm and comfy and the towels were super fluffy
Host:Katrin was a fabulous host with amazing timely and accurate communicationKatrin was a great host - very communicative and accommodatingKatrin was a very warm and welcoming hostOur hosts made us feel welcomethe instruction is well written and could lead us very wellRead more reviewsGreat cabin within walking distance to downtown BanffGreat location in a quiet neighborhood near downtown and trailsGreat location in the centre of Banff Easy to walk into town restaurants and transportJust a block away from downtown BanffWe could walk to the Main Street with shops and restaurants Grocery within walking distance
This is a cozy basement bachelor suite with a double and single bed in the same bedroom. The bathroom is very small with a shower - the shower head at 5′ 11” (180cm) and the ceiling at 6′ 4” (193cm). The sink is in the room right in front of the bathroom. It is best suitable for three guests. While the location is ideal, it is pocket-friendly accommodation so you can enjoy your stay without any worries. The flipside is that the temperature control for the basement suite is located in the upper cabin and can’t be adjusted, and the stairs to the Gopher Basement Suite are tight and fairly steep.
Gopher Basement SuiteBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsmany amenities such as a space heater were very appreciatedit is a basement cabin below another apartment however it does have windows to allow natural light inalso the beds were super comfortable after long days hikingit was very clean and amenities included shower kitchen and car parking spacecozy & comfortable with all the needed suppliesquiet clean and comfythe place was so clean and tidyvery clean stocked and and convenient to townthe space was sqeaky clean and very comfortableeverything at the suite was clean and useable
Host:she was very helpful and attentive to any needs and questions we hadkatrin is a great host and answers you queries promptlythe host was very responsive informative and politekatrin was an excellent host with her quick responses and amazing spacethe hosts were wonderful and so attentive to our needsRead more reviewsperfect location the house was located very close to downtownlocation is great and only a short walk to downtownthe location was really good because it's really close to banff avenuegreat location in the heart of banff near the main avenueperfect location definitely recommend for a trip to banff
This beautiful private apartment offers great views. It is Ideal for family, couple, or friends looking for a nice, clean, and cozy place close to the downtown and public transport. The apartment offers complete privacy and has a separate entrance with stairs. A BBQ & Cook-top is also available at the property so you can prepare your own meals. The hosts are locals and friendly so you can get some great advice from them on best outdoor activities and local diners nearby.
Banff's Original Cowboy Bed and BreakfastBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviews- everything was walkable Well-equipped kitchen and everything we needed was providedspace and amenities are as advertisedThe apartment could not be faultedcoffee are provided and there is a simple kitchen to prepare mealsThe bed was comfy and the check in was easyGreat location and very cleanThe views were incredible from the porch and the place was very clean and neatSuper clean and pretty house everClean and airy with large widows and mountain viewsthe place was very clean and the bed really comfortable Lovely having food provided for our breakfast
Host:Very very nice Excellent communication with owner Cons: noneus even helping us out with some car troublewith some really cool decor Would definitely returnInside was warm clean and welcoming Very friendly hostsThey are very easy to communicate withRead more reviewsBeautiful place in a great locationThe location is ideal - 2 blocks from the main streetThe nightlife restaurants and market are a short walk awayWe enjoyed walking to downtown Banffjust a few blocks from the main street
Moose Cabin is a free-standing two-bedroom house with a full kitchen, living room and a private bathroom that can accommodate four guests. It is clean, spacious, and close to everything. Moose Cabin is situated above the Cougar Basement Suite. This is the fourth listing from Banff Beaver Cabins on this list. The public transport is pretty close from the property!
Moose CabinBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsand it was nice to have a kitchen/lounge and home feel to ita full kitchen 2 bedrooms and a living room Gave us all the space we neededThe kitchen was well equippedcoziness cleanliness bathroom & kitchen facilities as I wasIt looks quite beautiful and makes me feel like homebut we can say thebplace os beatiful and clean and comfortableVery comfortable clean and quitebeautiful views very clean and had everything you needGreat location Clean and organizedThe cabin was great very clean
Host:Seamless experience and check-in/ check-out directions were straight forwardWould definitely recommend her spot and being so central was super useful as wellShe was super helpful when we were getting ready to fly out to Banff with info andGreat location very accommodating and understandingKatrin was a great host making sure everything was goodRead more reviewsAwesome location in downtown banffBeautifull cabin Walking distance to everywhere in banffbut there's also a pull outLocation was perfect - shops and restaurants were within walking distance and it was only a short drive away from the parkGreat place to stay located one block away from downtown Banff
This is a new property located in a quiet neighbourhood close to downtown. Perfect for six guests, it has two bedrooms with four beds - a queen size bed, a double bed, a single bed and a sofa bed. The best part about this property is that it comes with a private hot tub! After a long day filled with outdoor activities, you can come home to this serene place and take a dip in the hot tub or enjoy the lounge area upstairs or crash in one of the four cozy beds! There’s also a private parking spot, private barbeque, and a sunny sitting area with table. Staying here will make your vacation worth it!
Banff 2 bedroom house with private hot tubBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsgreat apartment with plenty of space and great amenitiestwo good sized bedrooms and a sofa bed in the living roomwe walked to town regularly and slept a group of 4 comfortably spread across 4 separate bedsthe guest house was a good size for our group of 4 even with only 1 bathroomkitchen was well-equipped and the upstairs living room was pleasant to chill and hang outa clean and cosy cottagespace was clean and quietthe house is clean and spacioussuper clean and the pictures do not do this place justicethis mountain home was very clean and comfortable for a family
Host:hot tub was amazing and hosts were lovely and accommodatinghost was welcoming and available but did not interrupt our staybob & sue are incredible hosts and i highly recommend staying with themthe place is wonderful as are the hostsvery welcoming hosts who had thoughtfully decorated the apartment for us as we stayed over christmasRead more reviewsgood location within walking distance of downtownthe location is great easy walking distance into towngreat location great valuegreat location a 5 min walk to the main streetexcellent location close to all things banff
Be it your friends, family, or corporate associates, isn’t it always super fun to travel as a group? So, if you find this relatable, then this Banff Mountain Home is just the place for you. This home is the perfect way to take in Canada’s most famous and beautiful National Park. Its four large bedrooms can perfectly accommodate 11 guests with ample privacy and living space. It also has free parking on site for four cars. All bedrooms have their own full bathrooms with showers/tubs. On the ground floor, there’s a spacious kitchen, bar, living and dining room. The newly built back deck offers a BBQ with seating for friends and family to relax and take in the mountain air.
Banff Mountain Home- The Real Rockies ExperienceBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsThe kitchen is very well equippedFour large bedrooms with each of them having their own private bathroomThe bedrooms are spacious and each one has its own attached bathroomThere is a big open space with nothingit has everything you need banffWe appreciated the large common spaces and the location can't be beatEverything is nice and cleanThe house is clean and everything is in good working orderThe place is extremely spaciousvery clean and quiet very comfortable beds
Host:Great host responsive and accommodatingSandy is a great host and responds very quickly to all messagesThe host is responsive and friendlySandy was attentive and checked with us frequently about how things were goingSandy responded me very quicklyRead more reviewsNice place in a good locationThe house is within walking distance to restaurants grocery storesThis house is beautiful and has a great location to downtown BanffOn a quiet street and a quiet houseThe house was a nice quiet retreat from busy Banff
Ideally set amid eight acres of private parkland and just minutes from downtown Banff, the Banff Rocky Mountain Resort offers a two-bedroom condominium that can comfortably accommodate six guests. It is fully furnished and has two queen beds, a pull-out sofa, full kitchen with utensils, wood burning fireplace, two bathrooms, complimentary internet, parking, and a downtown shuttle. The resort also offers an arcade/game room, a business center, concierge desk/services, conference facilities, dry cleaning/laundry service, a fitness center, an indoor swimming pool, a jacuzzi/hot tub, and sauna. Please note that the resort is not suitable for handicapped people, elderly, or people with walking difficulties.
Banff Rocky Mountain: 2-BR, KitchenBanff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsThe outside hot tub is pretty big and open in the winterThe place was very comfortable with cozy beds good layout(no traffic noise reached the condo) and offers free shuttles into the Banff townsitefireplace and full kitchen - a real home away from home - in a great locationThe shuttle service to the town is also greatThe unit was clean and cozyThe issue was resolved quickly and we had no issuesThe pictures are accurate which we found helpful
Host:dealing with him was a breezeIgor was extremely helpful and responsiveIgor was extremely helpful and responsiveIgor was responsive and provided all information requestedWe really enjoyed all the resort had to offer especially outdoor hot tubRead more reviewsended up not being very expensiveHis place is in a great locationThe gym in it has dated equipment but it still works fine and there is a good variety of machinesGreat place good locationThe map before you book shows that the place is very close to downtown Banff when in reality it's far (45 minute walk)
This mountain getaway gives you access to pristine hot pools. Perched up in the Rockies, you’re in a secluded resort with access to very good amenities like renting a bike. Warm up in the sauna in winter. You can catch the bus into Banff town fromt the resort. Ask the owners about bringing a pet as they offer a complimentary pet package. Your unit sleeps up to six guests in one bedroom and common space, with three beds and a bathroom. In cold weather, enjoy the wood-burning fireplace watching cable TV. There’s free parking and laundry facilites for your convenience.
Cozy + Relaxing Banff Condo | Pristine Hot Pools Access!Banff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewsthe pool view is gorgeous and the pools are nicely heatedloved the hot pools and the beds are super comfyloved the heated bathroom floorsthe rooms are a bit more outdated than pictures show but the outdoor pools and sauna have amazing viewsrooms have a cabin-like vibe complete with fireplace (and free wood)everything was very clean and comfortableavery day clean towels and diswashersoap qubesvery cozy and clean place to stayfun stay for winter break clean functional and as describedgreat place clean and good service
Host:the front desk is very friendly and informativestaff was super friendly and helpfulthis place was amazing and the resort staff was incredibly helpfulvery helpful and friendly staffvery helpful people onsite who responded quicklyRead more reviewsgreat location with easy access to banffgreat location just outside the center of town with easy access by car or busthis condo is in a great location on the busline with free local bus includedfree firewood close to banff center with an easy shuttle if you don't have a carsuper place great location nice surroundings and good personel
There’s a renovated studio condo waiting for you on Tunnel Mountain, a short drive away from Banff. It sleeps four guests in one bedroom on two beds and comes with a bathroom. Beautiful views await you from your own private balcony. In cool weather, warm up in front of the wood-burning fireplace or enjoy the sauna. There’s a complimentary bus service to Banff that runs every day, so getting to the town center is easy. There’s a fully equipped kitchen to cook your meals or enjoy an outdoor barbecue. Guests have access to a washer, dryer, and free parking.
Quiet + Cozy Rockies Condo | Rundle View Balcony!Banff, Alberta, Canada
Top guest reviewswe loved the balcony view from our roomwe also enjoyed the fireplace which made for cozy nights inthe space is comfortable and the fireplace is a really nice featurebed is super comfortablecozy place with a wood-burning fireplace and free wood that part was the best for meapartment is clean and really niceit was clean and exactly as describedit is super clean & comfortablethe place was beautiful and cleanthe rooms are clean and tastefully renovated
Host:host was cheerful and helpfulhotel staff very helpfulstaff are helpful and welcominglovely and cosy with very friendly and helpful staffthe reception desk staff are very friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsexcellent location free bus passesgood location and nicely renovatedgreat acccommodation close to the towngood location 5 min to downtown banff by bus (great free bus pass)good location above the town of banff
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