Nestled in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, surrounded by majestic mountains, alpine meadows and gem-like lakes, HI-Lake Louise Alpine Centre is the destination of choice for budget-conscious travellers who want to experience amazing wilderness adventures.

This Lake Louise hostel boasts a sauna, library, licensed café and fireplace for everyone to gather around and relax after the day’s inevitable adventures, and is HI quality certified which means high standards are always kept throughout the year.

With hundreds of kilometres of unparalleled hiking and cross-country ski trails leading from the doorstep, white-water rafting, horseback riding, dogsledding, wildlife viewing and a world-class ski resort that offers challenging chutes, vast open bowls, mogul fields and some of the best powder on the continent, HI-Lake Louise is just waiting for you to discover it!

What travellers think...

Best for

  • Nature-lovers
  • Sightseeing
  • Socialising
  • Sports & Activities

Green rating



Beautiful facility. Clean, relatively quiet, friendly staff. Very safe feeling, fantastic restaurant!


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Fri 04 Apr 2014

Saune war super!


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Tue 11 Mar 2014

Travel tips...

Budget meal tip

Laggans Bakery for baked goods, Trailhead Cafe for amazing breakfast wraps, and Bill Peyto's cafe for a delicious dinner

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Fri 04 Apr 2014