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The Banff Centre

107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H5, Canada
+1 403-762-6301
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sally borden centre

A short clumb up tunnel mountain from Banff town will bring you to a great facility The sally... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Terry E
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Saskatoon, Canada
A very nice surprise

We went to a jazz concert of the alumni and professors. It was outstanding, 3 and 1/2 hours of nice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
22dalia
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Calgary, Alberta
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The Banff Centre presents over 400 public concerts, performing arts events, festivals, and gallery exhibits each year. Premier events include the Banff Summer Arts Festival, the Banff Mountain Film & Book Festival, the Banff International String Quartet Competition, and Banff Jazz. The Banff Centre is the largest arts and creativity incubator on the planet. Our mission is inspiring creativity! Tickets to all events may be purchased on our website.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1H5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A short clumb up tunnel mountain from Banff town will bring you to a great facility The sally borden centre has a pool and hot tub with views

Thank Terry E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to a jazz concert of the alumni and professors. It was outstanding, 3 and 1/2 hours of nice ambiance and music, lots of energy. There are 3 restaurants nearby, with very nice views. This is a must do if you have time, to...More

Thank 22dalia
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The city of Banff is small, but has everything you could want or need on your trip. Excellent restaurants, a multitude of stores and bars, and a friendly atmosphere. Do not pass up Banff on your trip to the Alberta area.

Thank CyberVee_28213
Reviewed 9 August 2017

nice little drive close to Banff with a couple spots for some pretty cool views. good time killer before dinner reservations

Thank Shane D
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is a great place to stay if you want to be out of the hustle bustle. The rooms are very nice and the staff extremely courteous and helpful. I would not recommend if walking hills and stairs are a problem.

Thank mliss8080
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I've been here twice, the first time to attend a conference and the second for a retreat. The conference facilities are ok, although there was a fitness conference going on next door, and they were loud, with the sound transferring through the walls. The food...More

Thank Dawn R
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were on holiday with travelsphereand were put in tue centre because our hotel was damaged by fire. The accommodation was unacceptable as all the public areas were like a building site, exposed wires and plpe work. There was no alarm system or escape procedures....More

Thank rhbstephens
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Headed to Banff for a quick getaway with friends to hear Lawrence Hill discuss his research on his current novel. The Banff centre was the perfect venue for this evening.... A quick check in and bite at the Mac Lab Bistro , then off to...More

Thank casey220
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I am here for a conference now and trust me, there can be no better place than this one for a conference. They have great infrastructure including accomodation, food and other activities.

Thank Anirban B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

As the name suggests, it is center for many activities. But not recommended for a longer visit. Different from other locations.

Thank pratiknruparel
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maurrich
26 January 2017|
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Response from Heather H | Reviewed this property |
There is a fitness centre and swimming pool at The Banff Centre. It is a very pleasant 15 - 20 minute walk into downtown.
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eapat2016
8 December 2016|
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Response from Milissa R | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other responder. The Banff Centre is very digitally plugged in.
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gargandy
22 July 2015|
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Response from JimOlver | Property representative |
If you are passing through the park you do not need a Park Pass. If you are passing through the park you may stop for gas etc. I have never seen a Park Pass Check within the town of Banff.
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