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Fairmont Banff Springs

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I used to work at this hotel, so I know it inside and out. It is truly a gorgeous hotel in a spectacular setting. There are many great rooms and places to explore within the hotel itself, and the mountain views out on the back deck are second to none. The beds are really comfortable and I remember loving the...

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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of staying for 5 nights for meetings & a conference at the resort. Check in was a breeze, bell service prompt and very friendly, and the room though small ( hit & miss due to the nature of the hotel) was spotless. My room happened to be across the hall from the " supposedly haunted sealed...

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

Dear realtortravels, We are so glad that you had an amazing stay here and that you were able to take our heritage tour to learn more about the very long and proud history that Fairmont Banff Springs has. Thank you for taking the time for posting this review and for the kind words, this is something we truly appreciate and...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love this place! The hotel is beyond beautiful and the history is incredibly (highly recommend the guided tour as you learn some wonderful information). All of the staff is polite, friendly, and very helpful. We were here for three nights and during our stay we tried the spa (incredible massage), high tea, and the bowling lanes. Everything was fantastic....

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Toronto
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a super stay - it is an amazing property - fun to look around. We had a bedroom with 2 queen beds - the room was a fair size, but the bathroom was the smallest I have seen! No where to put anything! Reception were super helpful, we had the buffet breakfast - great service and food section,...

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

Dear Siggy66, The Fairmont Banff Springs is a pet friendly hotel and while we welcome all members of one's family we would like to apologize if that was not communicated properly, something we have passed along for review. We are delighted that you had a wonderful stay and that you were able to look around the property, there are so...

northern town
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the moment we arrived we were made to feel special, Banff Springs takes your breath away as you walk into the entrance, the history stares you in the face, and we loved it. We were worried it being a large hotel, but the staff make our experience very intimate. We had a room on the 8th floor though not...

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

Dear NorthernTownGypsy, We are so glad that your stay here during your holiday was made special and we are delighted that you choose to come spend time with us at the Castle. The views are something we never grow tired of and our history is something we are very proud of. We will be sure to pass along your kind...

Red Deer, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of my favorite places to stay in Banff, there's so much to see just a short walk around the grounds and the hotel has tons of history. If you want to feel like royalty then the Fairmont in Banff is a wonderful choice.

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

Dear cplads, Thank you for the kind comments! We are very proud of the history of the property and are so glad that you were able to not only discover that but able to take in the property and Banff as a whole. We appreciate you taking the time to post this review and hope that a return trip to...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Are you looking for a good vacation spot with some snow and mountains? If so go to Canada. One reason you should go to Canada is because of their food. For example when I was in Canada my dad got me a muffin every morning we were there and they were delicious!!! Another reason is that if you want to...

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

Dear AdventureTimeDi, We are so glad that you had a great time in Canada! We love having people from all over the world come to see us. Thank you so much for your wonderful review, between the two of us the muffins and amazing Rocky Mountain views are something we will never grow tired of! We are also delighted that...

Toronto
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been to the Fairmont Banff Springs many times and have never stayed here. So, I've been the Willow Stream Spa on several occasions and dropped a ton of money (you'd spend less staying at a hotel), and have had grand lunches on the terrace. A friend from high school happened to be in the Banff area, so we decided...

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

Dear StephenM465, Thank you for taking the time to post this review and for your comments and feedback. We are delighted that you come to visit us and stop by to relish in the history of the property as well as to enjoy a meal or drink! Hope to see you again soon! -Fairmont Banff Springs

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is been one of our best places to stay ever. With the food being top notch in the service impeccable polite and prompt. Little on the pricey side but been worth every penny to good investment for some relaxation service and our all-around great time.

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

Dear Steven C, Thank you for the kind comments! We are delighted to learn that you had a great time here and were able to find some rest and relaxation while visiting the Castle! Between us, it would be hard not too. We also appreciate that you took the time to post this review, please know that this is something...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed for 2 days before going to Lake Louise. Room was in the original building and had a great view across to the mountains. So much history in the hotel, great to walk around and see the pictures from the past. We walked into Banff via the Bow falls walkway, that's a lovely, quiet walk at this time of the...

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

Dear calmac259100, Thank you for taking the time to post this review and for your comments. We are delighted that you got to experience the history of the hotel and and quite the walk to the Bow Falls - they are picture perfect this time of the year! We hope that your journey home was a safe one and hope...

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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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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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: RM1,220 - RM3,304 (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:
The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel Banff
Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
The Fairmont Banff Springs Banff
Fairmont Banff Hotel
Fairmont Hotel Banff
Banff Fairmont
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Banff
#1 Green Hotel in Banff
#1 Family Hotel in Banff
#2 Spa Hotel in Banff
#2 Luxury Hotel in Banff
#2 Romantic Hotel in Banff
#2 Business Hotel in Banff
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