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Bow River Inn

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Property entrance
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
43-inch LED TV with cable channels, TV
Standard Double Room, 2 Queen Beds | Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Room, 1 King Bed | Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Bow River Inn

Bow River Inn

2.0 star property
No-frills motel in Cochrane

8.4/10 Very good

417 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Lounge area
  • Bathtub
The price is CA $93
Price available on 12/14/2022
3 West Side Drive, Cochrane, AB, T4C 1M1
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Air conditioning
  • Computer station
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Barbecue grills
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Limited hour front desk
For families
  • Microwave
  • Separate sitting area
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Canada Olympic Park - 23 min drive
  • Foothills Medical Centre - 29 min drive
  • Calgary Tower - 33 min drive
  • University of Calgary - 32 min drive
  • Calgary Zoo - 41 min drive
  • Scotiabank Saddledome - 47 min drive
  • Stampede Park - 47 min drive
  • Cross Iron Mills Mall - 41 min drive
  • Chinook Centre - 41 min drive

Getting around

  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 44 min drive
  • Calgary University Station - 25 min drive


  • Tim Hortons - 3 min walk
  • A&W - 4 min walk
  • Cochrane Palace - 5 min walk
  • Jaipur India Cuisine - 3 min drive
  • MacKay's - 3 min drive

About this property

Bow River Inn

Bow River Inn is a great choice for a stay in Cochrane. Free perks include WiFi and self parking. Fellow travelers say good things about the comfortable beds and helpful staff.


English, Filipino, Korean, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 44 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas
  • No alcohol served onsite

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Barbecue grills

Working away

  • Computer station


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby


  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


  • English
  • Filipino
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 43-inch LED TV
  • Premium cable channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

A shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-out is available.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Bow River Cochrane
Bow River Inn
Bow River Inn Cochrane
Bow River Inn Motel
Bow River Inn Cochrane
Bow River Inn Motel Cochrane

Frequently asked questions

Does Bow River Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Bow River Inn does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Bow River Inn?
As of 9 Dec 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Bow River Inn on 14 Dec 2022 start from CA $93, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Bow River Inn?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Bow River Inn?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Bow River Inn?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Bow River Inn?
You can check in from 3 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
Are there restaurants at or near Bow River Inn?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include A&W (4-min walk) and Cochrane Palace (5-min walk).
What's the area around Bow River Inn like?
Bow River Inn is located a short 7-minute walk from Bow River. Travelers love the motel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings


Very good




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



8/10 Very good

Donna, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Calvin, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Maribel, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very Quiet .great staff .very accommodating Management.
Lorne, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Second time here. Both times service was great and friendly. The whole place is spotless. Room furniture is solid / good condition. No issues with any part of our stay. Will return again. Right next to the walking paths of the Bow river.
Stephen, 2-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

It is from the inside better than it looks on the outside
Sergej, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Clean and excellent service!
Mer, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Location was perfect- nice to have a place to walk and unwind Beat clean spot- will come again
Lynda, 1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Marolyn, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Not too far from everything Banff canmore calgary
yan, 2-night family trip
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