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Located in Banff, 1.2 miles from Banff Park Museum, The Dorothy Motel features rooms with garden views and free WiFi. The property is around 1.2 miles from The Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, 2.1 miles from Cave and Basin National Historic Site and 1.2 miles from Banff International Research Station. Castle Junction is 21 miles away.

The motel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a closet, an electric tea pot, a microwave, a fridge, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower.

The Dorothy Motel has a terrace. Guests at the accommodation will be able to enjoy activities in and around Banff, like hiking, skiing and cycling.

Canmore is 14 miles from The Dorothy Motel, while Dead Man's Flats is 19 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Calgary International Airport, 97 miles from the motel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

The Dorothy Motel has been welcoming guests since Jul 20, 2010

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Free Parking Available On Site


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Property questions and answers
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  • Is our dog allowed to be in room on her own?
    Pets are welcome in select pet-friendly rooms at our motel. There is a fee of $25 per pet per night, and reservations must be made in advance. Pets ar..
    Answered on December 31, 2020
  • Hi, is breakfast included?
    Good afternoon, Breakfast at the Dorothy is not included. Kind regards, Rachel - Reservations
    Answered on September 5, 2021
  • Is there a shuttle service to the lake Louise ski resort
    There is a free shuttle that picks up in front of the Banff Caribou Lodge that goes to Lake Louise, Sunshine and Norquay
    Answered on February 17, 2022
  • Is the facility pet friendly?
    Yes it is, just mention you are bringing a pet when you book!
    Answered on February 17, 2022
  • Do you have Wi-Fi? And is smoking allowed in the balcony?
    Yes we have Wifi, No smoking on the balcony
    Answered on February 17, 2022
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Amenities of The Dorothy Motel
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden view
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Dining table
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Skiing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking
  • Public transit tickets
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

The Dorothy Motel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 17 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover Diners Club American Express The Dorothy Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking 3 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about The Dorothy Motel

  • The Dorothy Motel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Dorothy Motel by:

    • Car 1h 30min

  • The prices at The Dorothy Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Dorothy Motel is 0.8 miles from the center of Banff.

  • Check-in at The Dorothy Motel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at The Dorothy Motel include:

    • Double