The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel is a 114-year old historical landmark hotel located in the Canadian Rockies.
Stay at this outdoor adventure destination to enjoy great mountain views, pristine wilderness and a number of vacation activities. Get pampered at the European-style resort spa, unwind in a whirlpool or relax in the warm mineral waters of the famous hot springs.
Things to Do
The Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course is a 27-hole championship course stretching along the Bow River with fabulous views of Sulphur Mountain and Mount Rundle. The original 18 holes were designed by Stanley Thompson in 1928. The new 9 holes were added in 1989. Guests can take lessons at The Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Academy.
The Willow Stream spa features an indoor saltwater pool, an outdoor pool open year-round, kid's wading pool, an indoor whirlpool and a fitness center. The spa is lavishly decorated with cascading waterfalls and fireplaces. It houses a restaurant with light cuisine, a beauty salon and a boutique.
The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel and Conference Center is the largest meeting and conference resort in Canada. The Conference Center has a grand ballroom and 26 conference rooms. It can accommodate up to 1,600 people.
Rooms & Food
The hotel offers 770 guest rooms and suites with spectacular valley and mountain views.
Guests can choose from many dining options, including steaks, sushi, classic Canadian fare and health conscious cuisine. There are 12 restaurants and lounges, ranging from fine dining to deli. Castello Ristorante serves great Italian food where guests can choose from veal cutlets, gourmet pizza, pasta, rib eye steak, lemon peppered seabass, minestrone soup, delicious Italian wine and great deserts.
The hotel is located in Banff National Park, near the charming outdoor adventure town of Banff. Visit the local museums and specialty boutique stores or take the gondola up the side of the mountain to enjoy spectacular views and wildlife such as grizzly bears, elk and bighorn sheep.
Best Time to Go & Getting There
Summers are the warm and offer a wide range of outdoor activities. The nearest airport is the Calgary International Airport, approximately 80 miles east (130 km) of the resort. Shuttle service is available from the Calgary International Airport to The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel. Call the resort for pricing and reservations.
Rates vary according to season.