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
  • Sports & Activities
  • Relaxing

Green rating



It would be helpful to have lockers on the first level for those staying in the dorms with lofts. It is difficult to take suitcases up the ladder to the loft area.


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Tue 04 Aug 2015

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Lake Louise - zu Fuß!

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Tue 12 May 2015

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Tue 12 May 2015