Fairmont Banff Springs  5 stars

405 Spray Avenue P.O.Box 960, Banff, Canada, T1L 1J4  show mapSave
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Editorial review:

This palatial hotel located in the Rockies is splendid and reminiscent of a Harry Potter castle. There are golf courses, excellent buffets, and a great spa. Those who loved this hotel said that the service is amazing. You can see elk, moose, and even ghosts around. However, the rooms are small.

Overview

Located in the resort district, Fairmont Banff Springs offers non-smoking rooms as well as a courtyard, an indoor swimming pool and a lap pool. Opened in 1888, the world-class hotel attracts visitors with its original architecture.

This hotel is conveniently located in a recreational area and 1.6km from Canadian Ski Museum West, Sulphur Mountain and Cave and Basin National Historic Site. Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Bow Falls and The Banff Centre in Banff are located nearby.

The hotel is situated near museums and a castle.

Rooms

Fairmont Banff Springs offers 765 rooms fitted with Wi-Fi, temperature control, individual climate control, satellite TV and coffee/tea making facilities for a comfortable stay in Banff. Most of the rooms overlook Sulphur Mountain and Banff National Park enticing guests to enjoy this stunning view. They are fitted with a fridge and coffee/tea makers as well as private bathrooms with bathrobes, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat

Guests are offered a buffet breakfast served in the bar. The popular restaurant offers special German meals. The elegant authentic bar features free Wi-Fi and a terrace.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Work

A business center, conference facilities and newspapers and such hotel facilities as free parking, VIP room facilities and a garage are available on-site.

Relax

A wellness center, a steam room and hammam are offered for relaxation. Guests can choose from dog sledding, bowling and ice skating available on the premises.

Internet

Hotel high-speed internet access is available in public areas and the rate is CAD 14.65 per day

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) and the rate is CAD 25 per day.

Number of rooms   768.

City Center Banff - 700 ft
Restaurants Banffshire Club, The (cuisine: Seafood, Contemporary, Canadian) - 300 ft, Ramsay Lounge (cuisine: Italian, Wine Bar, Pizza & Pasta) - 300 ft
Ski areas Canadian Mountain Holidays - 4600 ft, Mt. Norquay - 2.5 mi
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Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Bus parking
  • Concierge desk
  • Express check-out
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • Gift shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Vending Machines
  • Hairdresser
  • Tour desk
Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Continental breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
  • Game room
  • Children's pool
  • Video games
  • Kids club
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Bowling
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Exercise gym
  • Tennis
  • Jacuzzi
  • Skiing
  • Horseback riding
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Tennis court
  • Parasols
  • Ski school
  • Ski hire
  • Hot tub
  • Ski pass
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Ski storage
  • Hammam
Room view
  • Courtyard view
  • Mountain view
  • Forest view
  • Landscape view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Terrace
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
Kitchen facilities
  • Refrigerator
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Voice mail
  • Free movies/video
  • Pay TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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Size: 220 sq. feet
View: Mountain view, Courtyard view

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            Size: 400 sq. feet
            View: Forest view
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              Size: 220 sq. feet
              View: Forest view, Mountain view
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                Bed type: King Size Bed
                Size: 530 sq. feet
                View: Landscape view
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                  Bed type: King Size Bed
                  Size: 370 sq. feet
                  View: Mountain view
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                    Bed type: Double Bed or Two Single Beds or King Size Bed
                    Size: 345 sq. feet
                    View: Mountain view
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                      View: Mountain view
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                      Bed type: Two Queen Size Beds
                      Size: 295 sq. feet
                      View: Forest view
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                        View: Mountain view
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                          What's nearby

                          Tourist attractions
                          • Banff Upper Hot Springs
                            1700 ft
                          • Holiday on Horseback
                            3700 ft
                          • Banff Sulphur Mountain Gondola
                            1.1 mi
                          Popular areas
                          • The Banff Centre
                            2000 ft
                          • City Center
                            5000 ft
                          • Cave and Basin National Historic Site
                            1.1 mi
                          • Banff Gondola
                            1.2 mi
                          Places of interest
                          • Douglas Fir Resort Waterslides & Pools
                            1.4 mi
                          Sport related
                          • Fairmont Banff Springs Bowling Centre
                            400 ft
                          Amusement
                          • Banff Springs Bowling Ctr
                            400 ft
                          Monuments and Landmarks
                          • Banff Avenue
                            2.2 mi
                          Museums
                          • Canada Cave and Basin Historical
                            1000 ft
                          • Whyte Museum-Canadian Rockies
                            1000 ft
                          • Banff Park Museum
                            3300 ft
                          Medical care and Hospitals
                          • Willow Stream Spa at The Fairmont Banff Springs
                            400 ft

                          Local Attractions

                          • Sulphur Mountain
                            1.1 mi
                            Banff National Park, AlbertaCanada
                          • Cascade Gardens
                            1.3 mi
                            101 Mountain Avenue, Banff
                          • Surprise Corner
                            1.5 mi
                            Tunnel Mountain Road, Banff
                          • Lake Minnewanka
                            6.4 mi
                            24km (15 miles) north of Banff, Banff
                          • Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park
                            9.3 mi
                            1988 Olympic Way, Canmore

                          Near the hotel

                          • Bow Falls
                            800 ft
                            Banff, Banff National Park, AlbertaCanada
                          • Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum
                            3400 ft
                            1 Birch Ave, Banff
                          • Banff Park Museum
                            3500 ft
                            93 Banff Avenue, Banff
                          • Cave and Basin National Historic Site
                            3600 ft
                            Cave Ave., Banff
                          • Minnewanka Loop / Lake Johnson
                            3800 ft
                            Banff National Park, AlbertaCanada
                          • Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies
                            4100 ft
                            111 Bear St, Banff
                          • Cascade Ponds
                            4200 ft
                            AlbertaCanada

                          Restaurants Nearby

                          • Banffshire Club, The

                            75% likes this, based on 53 reviews
                            Cuisine: Seafood, Contemporary, Canadian
                            Price Range: USD 73 - USD 97

                            300 ft
                            405 Spray Ave

                            Phone: 403-762-2211

                          • Ramsay Lounge

                            76% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                            Cuisine: Italian, Wine Bar, Pizza & Pasta, Bar
                            Price Range: USD 21 - USD 29

                            300 ft
                            405 Spray Avenue
                          • Bow Valley Grill

                            73% likes this, based on 158 reviews
                            Cuisine: Steakhouse, Grill, Family Fare, Canadian
                            Price Range: USD 30 - USD 40

                            600 ft
                            405 Spray Avenue

                            Phone: 403 762-2211

                          • Castello Ristorante

                            65% likes this, based on 87 reviews
                            Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta, Pasta
                            Price Range: USD 21 - USD 40

                            600 ft
                            405 Spray Ave

                            Phone: 403-762-6860

                          • Samurai Sushi Bar and Restaurant

                            75% likes this, based on 47 reviews
                            Cuisine: Seafood, Sushi, Japanese
                            Price Range: USD 19 - USD 62

                            600 ft
                            405 Spray Avenue

                            Phone: 403-762-6860

                          Fairmont Banff Springs Reviews

                          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fairmont Banff Springs

                          Average guest rating

                          8.2
                          out of 10
                          Excellent
                          Based on 46 reviews

                          Rating by category:

                          Location
                          9.3
                          Service
                          9.4
                          Value
                          7.4
                          Rooms
                          8.6
                          Dining
                          9.5

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