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Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

Lake Louise Dr., Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-3511
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Stunning setting

Be sure to make a stop here even if you aren’t staying overnight. The chateau sits on the lake and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
West Kelowna
Stunning Location but Hotel needs TLC

For the location and the lake view from our hotel room it would be 5 out of 5 all day long, just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ferndown, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Lake Louise Dr., Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-3511
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Be sure to make a stop here even if you aren’t staying overnight. The chateau sits on the lake and the setting is beautiful. In the winter the lake can be frozen and you can walk across it to the other side to see the...More

Thank SunnyWestKelowna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the location and the lake view from our hotel room it would be 5 out of 5 all day long, just stunning and magical. We arrived in early December and stayed 2 nights. Thick snow and picture perfect snow scenes everywhere. The hotel itself...More

Thank RObbo60_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch, but spent a fair amount of time exploring the grounds and waiting in the lobby for our table. I love the habit of Fairmont (esp in Canada) to have a house dog in the lobby. In Lake Louise, his name...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is decorated beautifully for the holidays. The staff is always friendly and helpful. The location alone makes this a once-in-a-lifetime stay! There are on-site dining options to include a cafe, bar, and fine dining. Shopping opportunities are Also offered from various shops within...More

Thank SouthernVoiceBiloxi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hotel wonderful views and nice restaurants with a lot of history. High class and you can see it the moment you walk in. Had a wonderful time there.

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice classic hotel in a very beautiful setting and is well worth a walk thru and visit but to stay for night at $1000 a night is not worth it. one is better of to just keep driving by to much...More

Thank HOGG00007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a nice lakefront room with king size bed. All amenities including slippers and bathrobes. Bed was type white bedding, very comfortable. One place stays open 24 hours (the deli) however all else closed at 11 pm. That includes music at functions!!!! A wedding was...More

Thank Belinda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Admittedly this was my first high tea experience, but I can't imagine how it can't be any better. I booked it on line through dining reservations on Fairmont website . The whole process was very easy, the restaurant representative was very helpful, informative and most...More

Thank Pomidori
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent way to enjoy wintery Lake Louise! The staff were delightful and pampering, food delicious!

Thank Pati80525
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took the (frequent) shuttle bus from the town to the hotel because no parking was available. No matter, the hotel and its environs are fantastic with the lake just beautiful. We had a light lunch at the hotel with the awe inspiring backdrop of...More

1  Thank chmeee5
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10 December 2016|
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Response from Xodot | Reviewed this property |
If you have little experience with driving on snow and ice rent an all wheel drive SUV and even with all season tires (they include a mud and snow rating) you will be fine if you just follow the big trucks and/or drive at... More
2 August 2016|
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Response from Eric D | Reviewed this property |
Yes!Mirror Lake is easy hike approximately 2.6 Km from lake Louise . If you are in Lake Louise area might as well visit Mirror Lake and on top there is a tea house Lake Agnes Tea house.Its worth the hike with amazing view... More
22 March 2016|
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Response from Jan B | Reviewed this property |
Sounds like this would be a good time for you to quit since many places are now non-smoking.