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Fairmont Banff Springs

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Edmonton
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We checked into the Banff Springs over Easter weekend for 4 nights. During this time we eloped in a private ceremony off the property. The hotel was the perfect way to celebrate and relax for this special occasion. We dined at many of the restaurants on site and received exceptional service at them all. We also enjoyed the pool and...

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Stayed 2 nights in February 2017. Arriving at "the castle" takes your breath away. Upgrading to a golf course view room was well worth it. The view was straight out of a postcard and on the second morning the snow covered golf fairways were full of deers/elk. It is only a short walk into town however everything you need is...

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banffmanagement2016, Manager at Fairmont Banff Springs, responded to this review

Dear Graeme M, From the sounds of it, you were really able to take advantage of our winter wonderland! Being situated close to 3 magnificent ski hills really provides the best skiing in Canada, not to mention those views! Something that continues to take our breath away daily! Thank you for taking the time to post this review as well...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I traveled with my wife, our two year old son, and our dog to the Banff Springs. We were there to celebrate my wife's birthday but were also looking for some much needed relaxation from work. I splurged on the Gold Experience because of the private lounge area that served complimentary beverages and also hot food three times per day....

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took our top sales people here as a reward trip. They were blown away (as was I) with the quality of the staff, the food and the beautiful castle. Every single thing about this destination is perfect. As you drive up you see this phenomenal building that oozes history. The valet staff are phenomenal. Then you walk into the...

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Calgary, Alberta
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A castle in the mountains Old hotel but beautiful rooms small but comfy a few places to eat, couple of different options from steak to sushi fabulous spa a true experience if you can afford, if not you must still walk around the grounds and enjoy a drink on the balcony

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Peterborough, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner and I were very excited to be visiting the Banff Springs Hotel, we have heard only great things about the property- they were not wrong. When we first arrived at reception a lovely employee named Tristan greeted us. He seemed to truly care about our arrival and made us feel special. We had mentioned that we were visiting...

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banffmanagement2016, Manager at Fairmont Banff Springs, responded to this review

Dear aleciagolding, We are so glad to learn that you had a wonderful stay here at the Castle and that you were able to check out the Rundle Lounge. Thank you for taking the time to post this review and for your comments and feedback. We will be sure to pass this along to our colleagues, as he will be...

Florham Park, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is my second visit on business to this spectacular hotel in paradise. The staff is awesome and attentive, the facility is incredible clean and food is delicious. A must visit location in the world. The views from the terrace is breathtaking. I attached three pictures, two of the views from the hotel and one of the hotel from the...

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banffmanagement2016, Manager at Fairmont Banff Springs, responded to this review

Dear Eric_Kastango, So glad to hear that you are already planning a return trip with your wife! Canada is such a beautiful country but we are so very lucky to call the Canadian Rocky Mountains home! We are also very happy to be able to share the history of the Castle and the views with you - trust us when...

Bundaberg, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Three years ago we were holidaying at Banff in summer,walked out to the Castle & had a walk around admiring the majestic building ,making a promise that we would come back again but in winter time. We kept our promise &returned in early April this year.What an experience ,from a extra warm welcome from the customer face staff, through to...

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banffmanagement2016, Manager at Fairmont Banff Springs, responded to this review

Dear Ian W, We can't thank you enough for such a wonderful review and for taking the time to post it. We are delighted to learn that you had such an enjoyable experience during both of your stays here. To be honest there really is no bad season in the Canadian Rockies and to be able to experience both summer...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

One of the best hotels I've stayed in. All staff were so helpful and happy. The castle was built so big and beautiful . If I come back stay here I will. The pool and spa awesome can't rave enough . And waking up and it's snowing just set a great start to the day . I'd stay nobwere else...

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banffmanagement2016, Manager at Fairmont Banff Springs, responded to this review

Dear Awsomeal, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your stay here! We are delighted that you had a great time and that you were able to check out some of the things that make the Castle so wonderful. We hope you had a safe journey home and hope to see you again soon! -Fairmont Banff...

Glenolden, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have to say that I never stayed in a castle before but this place was luxury at it's finest! I took my ski group here wanting to see the Canadian Rockies and that's what we did. The Fairmont Banff Springs was beautiful! The staff treated us like royalty. The take your skis and store them for you, carry your...

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banffmanagement2016, Manager at Fairmont Banff Springs, responded to this review

Dear Bonnie F, Thanks for the incredible review! We are so delighted that you not only got a chance to ski in one of the most amazing places in the world (truly second to none) but that you also got a chance to explore the Castle and the history within in, something we are very proud of. Thank you for...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
1888 Chop House
1888 Chop House
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Canadian
Bow Valley Grill
Bow Valley Grill
Cuisines: American, Canadian, Grill
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the world famous Fairmont Banff Springs resort stands as a landmark in the picturesque alpine town of Banff. This year round luxury resort is styled after a Scottish baronial castle and offers guests spectacular mountain and valley views, a championship golf course during the summer, unparalleled skiing in the winter, and an award-winning European-style spa, the Willow Steam Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairmont Banff Springs

Address: 405 Spray Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J4, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range: €311 - €678 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fairmont Banff Springs 4*
Number of rooms: 770
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Also Known As:
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Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
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Fairmont Hotel Banff
Banff Fairmont
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Banff
#1 Family Hotel in Banff
#1 Green Hotel in Banff
#2 Business Hotel in Banff
#2 Romantic Hotel in Banff
#2 Luxury Hotel in Banff
#2 Spa Hotel in Banff
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“You can get a "mountain view" room but all rooms have a view of a mountain. I saved the $ and spent it on spa and food.”
stefanieadams09, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“best views, quiet floors”
aleciagolding, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“It doesn't matter what room you are in. The front rooms have a beautiful view of the ice sculptures outside.”
bonnief154, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Speak with staff at check-in and they will find what you're looking for.”
jcioffi, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stay on the upper floors of the main building for great views”
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