Glacier View Inn

Get the very best glacier experience and stay overnight at the Columbia Icefield. The Glacier View Inn is a boutique hotel located on the top floor of the Glacier Discovery Centre that features spectacular views of the Athabasca Glacier during the day and unmatched stargazing at night.

The Glacier View Inn is a model of environmentally sensitive design, built to incorporate the pristine environment that it surrounds.  There are 32 guest rooms - most have at least two queen beds and a loft. All are well appointed, with satellite TV, direct dial phones, and of course spectacular views of surrounding mountains and glaciers. There are rooms well suited for families needing more space than a conventional hotel room, as well as traditionally sized rooms for couples or individuals.

View our current hotel packages and deals and save on your next Jasper holiday. To make a booking, please fill out the online form at the bottom of the page and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

from $199.00
per night

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Rooms & Rates

Glacier View

Spacious rooms with a full bath, and a spectacular view of the Athabasca Glacier. With or without loft.


  • Rates are based on single or double occupancy, additional person $20.00 each.
  • Rates are quoted in Canadian Dollars and are net non-commissionable.
  • Children stay free (1 child per adult).
  • Rates are subject to 5% GST, 4% Alberta Tourism Levy and 2% TIF (Tourism Improvement Fee).
  • Check-in 4:00 PM and check out is at 11:00 AM
  • Groups please contact us for more information.

from $219/ night

Mountain View

Large rooms with full bath and a scenic view of the Canadian Rockies. With or without loft.


  • Rates are based on single or double occupancy, additional person $20.00 each.
  • Rates are quoted in Canadian Dollars and are net non-commissionable.
  • Children stay free (1 child per adult).
  • Rates are subject to 5% GST, 4% Alberta Tourism Levy and 2% TIF (Tourism Improvement Fee).
  • Check-in 4:00 PM and check out is at 11:00 AM
  • Groups please contact us for more information.

from $199/ night
Amenities

Amenities

All 32 rooms offer a window view of either the mountains or glacier and come with a flat panel TV with satellite service, desk, sofa bed, separate sitting area, digital clock radio, direct-dial telephone, coffee maker, iron & ironing board, hairdryer, climate control (heat & air conditioning), and bathroom amenities.
 


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • Free parking
  • Pet friendly rooms
  • Full dining restaurant
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Gift shop
  • Picnic area
  • Activities and sightseeing tours are available at the concierge desk
  • Airport transportation and area shuttle (surcharge)

While staying at the Glacier View Inn, should you have any questions about our hotel and services or require anything to make your stay more comfortable, simply contact our front desk reception.

Getting Here

Driving Distances to the Glacier View Inn
Banff, AB 180 km 2.5 hours
Jasper, AB 108 km 1 hour
Lake Louise, AB 120 km 1.5 hours
Calgary, AB 308 km 3.5 hours
Edmonton, AB 450 km 5 hours
Vancouver, BC 932 km 10.5 hours

Note: Drive times are based on direct travel routes and exclude stop times for sightseeing.

GPS Coordinates:

Driving here in a car with GPS? Enter the following coordinates into your GPS unit: Latitude N 52° 13.220 and Longitude W 117° 13.441.
Directions
The Columbia Icefield Glacier Discovery Centre is the departure point for the Glacier Adventure. There is ample parking for vehicles, RVs and motor coaches. The Glacier Discovery Centre is located on the Icefields Parkway (Highway 93 N) – 1 hour from Jasper and 2.5 hours from Banff. The Icefields Parkway has been recognized as one of the most scenic drives in the world with over one hundred visible glaciers, turquoise lakes, rushing waterfalls and numerous hiking trails, picnic spots and campgrounds.
 
Travelers heading north from Banff or Lake Louise will follow the Bow, Mistaya and North Saskatchewan Rivers and experience such spectacular sights as Lake Louise, Bow Lake, Peyto and Crowfoot Glaciers, Mistaya Canyon and the Weeping Wall. From Jasper, the route passes Athabasca Falls and the Sunwapta Canyon. It is an unmatched majestic beauty and a wilderness habitat for elk, bighorn sheep, moose, mountain goat and both grizzly and black bears.
 
Leaving Banff, travel 57 kilometers (35 miles) north on the Trans-Canada Highway #1 to Lake Louise. Then travel 125 kilometers (78 miles) north, from Lake Louise on The Icefields Parkway Hwy 93N to the Columbia Icefield.
 
Leaving Calgary, travel 183 kilometers (114 miles) west on the Trans-Canada Highway #1 to Lake Louise. Then travel 125 kilometers (78 miles) north, from Lake Louise on The Icefields Parkway Hwy 93N to the Columbia Icefield.

Leaving Edmonton, travel 366 kilometers (220 miles) west on The Yellowhead Hwy #16, to Jasper. Then travel 108 kilometers (67 miles) south on The Icefields Parkway Hwy 93N, to the Columbia Icefield.olumbia Icefield.

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