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A quiet, private escape into the Foothills of the Canadian Rockies. With true Western Hospitality, you will be graced with good food, environmentally friendly accommodations, and friendly hosts.

Accommodation

The Flying Dog features 3 private suites:
  • Room 1 is nestled in the trees and has it's own private entrance and deck, ensuite bathroom, queen bed, TV and sitting area. A twin bed may be added if needed.
  • Room 2 (the "family room") has a queen bed and two twin beds.
  • Room 3 has a queen bed and a twin may be added if needed.
  • Rooms 2 & 3 share a guest bathroom, TV lounge and patio doors leading to a spacious outdoor deck.
Each suite includes a sumptuous breakfast with home-made muffins, breads, cinnamon buns, fresh fruit, cereals, yogurt, juices, fair trade coffee, and other hot drinks. This is a great way to start the day after a relaxing night's sleep. Beautiful and quiet, the backyard helps to get you back to nature and is complete with lounging decks, a hot tub, and fire pit. There is also access to picnic areas and trails for hiking and biking along the Athabasca River.

Reservations & Policies

  • High Season: May thru September: 95.00-105.00
  • Low Season: October to April: 85.00-95.00
  • Prices are based on 2 people per room. Each additional person is $20. Children 2 and under are free.
  • Reservations can be made by phone 780-865-4148 or email flydog@telusplanet.net
  • Visa and Master Card Accepted
  • Confirm pricing at time of reservation. To confirm a reservation, we require a non-refundable deposit of $20 per room on Visa or MasterCard.
  • Cancellation Policy: 48 hours in advance.
  • Sorry, we don't allow pets and smoking is only permitted outside.
Hinton Bed & Breakfast Suite with Private Entrance Room 1 Private Entrance & Deck

Non-smoking B&B in Hinton Room 1 Interior

Hinton Flying Dog Bed and Breakfast Suite 2 Room 2

Hinton Flying Dog Bed & Breakfast Room 3

Bed & Breakfast Suites 15 minutes from Jasper Park Gates Shared TV Lounge - Rooms 2 & 3

Bed & Breakfast Backyard Private Deck

Hinton Flying Dog Bed & Breakfast Front Entrance

Bed & Breakfast Beautiful sunset Sunset From Backyard

Your Hosts

Your hosts, Bill & Marilyn Bulger, know the Hinton and Jasper areas well and are able to help with all your exploration needs.

Bill & Marilyn take pride in operating an environmentally friendly Bed & Breakfast in Hinton. Breakfasts are accompanied by delicious fair trade coffee and at some point during your stay you may also hear Marilyn's beautiful harp music.

Your hosts are fluent in English and can also help with communication in French and Spanish.

From Our Guestbook ...

"This is by far the best B&B I've stayed in, and I've stayed in B&Bs all over the world!"
~ (Guest from UK)

"A fantastic home and hosts. Thanks for the memories."
~ (Guests from Saskatchewan)

"Everything was perfect."
~ (Guests from Los Angeles)

"Great place, wonderful location and very comfortable rooms. Breakfasts 100 points!"
~ (Guests from Spain)

"Your hospitality and attention to details really won my heart. I would love to come back here every time."
~ (Couple from Calgary and their family from Pakistan)

"Thank you for being such gracious hosts, treating us to delicious breakfasts and even making our hearts soar with the sound of Marilyn's harp. It was lovely to get to know you."
~ (Guests from Vancouver)

"Loved your travel stories."
"You feel like family."
"Your home is a piece of paradise!"

Location

The Flying Dog is located in Hinton, a town of 10,000 nestled in the foothills of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Hinton is 280km (about 3 hours) west of Edmonton, and 45 minutes east of the Jasper townsite.

We are located just a one minute drive off the highway at 240 Woodley Drive.
  • Directions from the East (i.e. Edmonton): drive through most of Hinton. As you approach the western edge of town, you will see the Parks West Mall on your right hand side. Turn right at the Safeway, and drive past the Safeway onto Woodley Drive. We are number 240, on the right hand side of the street.
  • Directions from the West (i.e. Jasper): take the first left after the speed limit reduces to 70 km/h. Drive past the Safeway onto Woodley Drive. We are number 240, on the right hand side of the street.




Local Area Attractions & Things To Do

The Flying Dog is located on the west end of Hinton in Countryside Estates.
  • The scenic 45 minute drive to Jasper includes wildlife, mountain scenery, and majestic lakes and rivers.
  • We are close to such attractions as Miette Hot Springs, Roche Miette, Fiddle River Valley, and Athabasca River.
  • A short drive will take you to Maligne Lake, Maligne Canyon, Mt. Edith Cavell, Whistler's Sky tram and the beautiful Icefield's Parkway.
  • Marmot Basin's world class downhill skiing and snowboarding is a 70 minute drive away.
  • Switzer Provincial Park is a quick 20 minutes north. Here you will find the world famous Nordic Center for cross-country skiing, as well as numerous lakes for fishing, pleasure boating, hiking, and biking
  • In the surrounding area you will find Ogre Canyon, Sundance Lakes, the Hoodoos, historic mines and settlements.
  • Hinton boasts a scenic and challenging 18 hole golf course.
  • Hinton is home to the 3km Beaver Boardwalk which is a wooden pathway that winds its way through wetlands and a living, fully functioning beaver pond.
  • The Town of Hinton's website has great information about local attractions and events.
  • Jasper National Park is a quick 15 minute drive away and offers many day trips and wonderful sites to see.

Contact Us

240 Woodley Drive
Hinton, Alberta T7V 2C5

Phone: 780-865-4148
Email: flydog@telusplanet.net
Hinton Bed & Breakfast Front Entrance