Hostelworld.com

Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through Hostelworld.com you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by Hostelworld.com and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • Hostelworld.com are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Read all reviews

Property Description

HI Athabasca Falls is the perfect hostel for outdoor group activities. It is the largest of the four wilderness hostels in Jasper National Park. Located next to the powerful Falls of the same name, the location promises awesome views, spectacular hiking and a wonderful off-the-beaten path experience.

The Fryatt Valley and Athabasca Pass are easily accessed from the hostel offering cross-country skiing, hiking and mountain biking opportunities.

This is a wilderness hostel with limited creature comforts - no running water, no showers, and no flush toilets. We do have purified water for cooking, a refrigerator, stoves and solar-powered lights.

We supply all bed linen - sheets,blankets, pillows and pillow cases - so you can leave your sleeping bag at home! (no charge for linen)

**NOTE - Due to the wilderness location, accessibility for the physically disabled is challenging (call for further details) Credit Card needed when making reservations. Due to lack of direct/reliable communication with the Wilderness Hostels the Central Reservation Office is not able to make same day arrival reservations - walk in basis only. 48 hours individual cancellation - at all wilderness hostels. Book ahead to avoid any disappointment. As these smaller hostels are very popular both winter and summer.

CHECK IN - 5PM TO 10PM
*This hostel is closed during the day!
CHECK OUT - prior to 10am

48 HOUR CANCELLATION REQUIRED
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

A word on HI-Wilderness Hostels

Get back to nature with HI's network of wilderness hostels. They're a varied bunch! Some have lights powered by propane, some have rustic wood-burning saunas, at some you'll get electricity, and at others you'll get to pump your own water. But whatever you're after, these hostels with their simple comforts immerse you in the natural splendour of the Rockies.

You'll be able to savour true silence, night skies bursting with stars and the knowledge that some of the world's most magnificent outdoors is, really, just out the door. Dotted along the Icefields Parkway, and throughout the Parks, these hostels are set into pockets of trees, alongside creeks, or at the base of thousand-foot-high rock faces. Whether you get there by car, bike or on food, your efforts are rewarded with some of the finer, simpler things in life - a warm fire, cozy lounges, and the chance to share food with new friends while you relive the day's adventures.

---

HI Athabasca is part of HI Canada, a not-for-profit organization on a mission to build a community of conscious travellers who share a greater understanding of people, places and cultures.

Please note that HI/YHA discounts are not available to members as part of this booking. View House Rules

Check Availability

Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.2

  • Security 8.7

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 9.9

  • Atmosphere 9.6

  • Cleanliness 9.4

  • Facilities 8.6


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    22 Jun 2019
    My first time staying there & it was fabulous. Would do it again! Remember to bring your ear plugs for those noisy sleepers :)
    Canada, Female, 41+
  • 10.0

    Superb

    06 May 2019
    It's a great place to stay albeit we had an entire cabin to ourselves and got really good weather for the night we stayed. Location is amazing and the Athabasca Falls is only a few minutes walk away. There is electricity in the main area and the rooms as well.
    Canada, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    18 Jan 2019
    Amazing chill, clean, welcoming vibes. Can't wait to go back. Big thanks to Jeff for holding down the fort!
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    04 Jul 2019
    The beds were super comfy and warm. Although no running water they had a huge water tank available for drinking and cooking/cleaning. Extremely kind and helpful staff. The washrooms are outhouse style however clean and well maintained. I'd recommend to all ages. Family friendly. No wifi available unless emergency but most people occupied themselves with other things. There's still a bit of access to cell data in the area. I'd definitely return.
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    09 Jun 2019
    The place is awesome. Really good community feel about it. I would love to stay a whole year. Even though no showers and an out house only the manager keeps everything spotless. Highly recommend for some down time very relaxing.
    Australia, Male, 31-40
  • 9.7

    Superb

    03 Jun 2019
    Cleanest hostel ever!! Such an authentic wilderness experience with the comforts of a nice bed, toilets and kitchen area. So peaceful and quiet, couldn't even notice the other people in the room because the outside world was so quiet and calm. Loved it!!
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4

    Superb

    02 Jul 2019
    Really enjoyed this hostel. The common room and kitchen were well stocked with spices and coffee! The staff was very knowledgeable and they us bear spray on hand for those who forgot to bring some! Cabins and washrooms were clean and there were outlets to charge!
    Canada, Couple, 31-40
  • 9.1

    Superb

    11 Jul 2019
    Clean and comfortable beds, nice quiet location close to Athabasca Falls, nice kitchen area and lounge, friendly staff.
    Canada, Female, 41+
  • 9.1

    Superb

    11 Jul 2019
    Great hostel manager who was very helpful. Well equipped cookhouse with great atmosphere.
    South Africa, Female, 41+
  • 8.3

    Fabulous

    17 Aug 2018
    Good hostel overall, make sure you don’t leave any food in your car as mice somehow got inside and ate all our food!
    Australia, Male, 18-24
Read all reviews

Facilities

Free
  • Free Parking
  • Linen Included
General
  • BBQ
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Parking
  • Self-Catering Facilities
Services
  • Late check-out
  • Reception (limited hours)


×