The Fairmont Banff Springs

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Lonely Planet review

Sitting at the top end of the 'lost-for-words' category comes this exquisite beauty. Imagine crossing a Scottish castle with a French chateau and then plonking it in the middle of one of the world's most spectacular (and accessible) wilderness areas.

Rising like a Gaelic Balmoral above the trees at the base of Sulphur Mountain and visible from miles away, the Banff Springs is a wonder of early 1920s revivalist architecture and one of Canada's most iconic buildings. Wandering around its museumlike interior, it's easy to forget that it's also a hotel.

Our independent authors have visited The Fairmont Banff Springs and selected this as one of our recommended hotel resorts in Banff Town.

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Property Location

With a stay at The Fairmont Banff Springs in Banff, you'll be in the mountains and minutes from Bow Falls and close to Upper Hot Springs. This 4-star resort is within close proximity of Walter Phillips Gallery and Banff Centre.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 768 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Satellite programming along with video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and complimentary newspapers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. While the golfer in the family is out on the course, you can enjoy above-par recreational amenities such as a health club and an outdoor pool. This resort also features concierge services, babysitting/childcare, and an arcade/game room. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy a meal at a restaurant or in a coffee shop/café. Or stay in and take advantage of the resort's room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include high-speed (wired) Internet access (surcharge), a business center, and express check-in.

Services & facilities

  • Guest services
    • Multilingual staff
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Express check-in
    • Room service (limited hours)
    • Porter/bellhop
  • Spa
    • Hair salon
    • Steam room
    • Health club
    • Spa tub
    • Sauna
  • Housekeeping
    • Laundry facilities
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Shop
    • Shopping on site
    • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Swimming pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
  • Family
    • Babysitting or childcare
  • Recreation
    • Tennis on site
    • Arcade/game room
    • Golf course on site
  • Outdoor space
    • Picnic area
  • Bureau de Change/ATM
    • ATM/banking
  • Bar
    • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
    • Safe-deposit box at front desk
    • Ski storage
    • Luggage storage
  • Concierge
    • Concierge services
  • Accessibility
    • Elevator/lift
  • Transport/transfers
    • Airport transportation
  • Air Conditioning
    • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant/Café
    • Restaurant
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