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The Raging Elk International Hostel Fernie Reviews

892 6th ave, P.O Box 160 VOB-1M0, Fernie, BC, Fernie, Canada

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153 Total Reviews
  • 85%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 91%Staff
  • 78%Atmosphere
  • 95%Cleanliness
  • 89%Facilities

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As far as hostels go the raging elk was mediocre. Staff were not helpful, the website lacks in detail. If you are an eighteen year old male this is a great place for you. Given that we stayed over new year's we were expecting some partying but a 4 am party in the room beside ours is unacceptable. The walls are thin and not all of the windows have locks. Not a place for children under 14. For families, there is great affordable safe and clean accommodation a literal stone's throw from the elk.

  • 26th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


The Raging Elk Hostel in Fernie is the nicest and friendliest Hostel I have stayed in. The room was clean and the beds were comfortable. All the facilities were really good and the all the staff were helpful and friendly. I would stay here again.

  • 4th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Pretty good location in this cute little town!


Great hostel, beds and rooms are nice. The location couldn't be better, within walking distance to everywhere.

  • 9th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Mixed Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)

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