The building offers visitors a unique choice of accommodation options. The hotel is designed in Alpine Style with natural cedar, combined with a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. This makes it a perfect Rocky Mountain retreat. Renovated in 2006, this 3-storey hotel features a terrace as well as a total of 57 rooms, including 19 junior suites and 19 suites. Guests are offered a welcoming lobby with a reception, a safe, a cloakroom and currency exchange desk. Furthermore, the air-conditioned ski hotel includes an Internet kiosk, a café, a restaurant, a breakfast room, a fireplace and public Internet access. Also available is a laundry service. The hotel offers complimentary tea and coffee. Use of a car park and garage is also available as well as the bicycle cellar.
The hotel is only an around 10-minute walk from the centre of Banff and public transport. It is situated on a main road. Various bars, pubs, restaurants and nightclubs are just 50 metres away. A bus station as well as a train station are only around 1 km away and the nearest ski area is around 5 km away. Cross-country ski areas are located in the surrounding area. Canmore is located roughly 20 km from the hotel. The cable car and Banff Hot Springs are only a 15-minute drive and the Canadian Icefields are around 95 minutes away by car.
The cosy facilities feature a nature-inspired palette with solid maple furnishings, percale linens and Canadian artwork. The spacious rooms are en suite and come with a hairdryer, a kitchenette, a fridge, a microwave, a tea/coffee maker, ironing facilities and terry cloth bathrobes. In addition, a direct dial telephone, cable TV, a radio, Internet access, carpeting and a double or king-sized bed all come as standard. Individually regulated air conditioning and heating also feature as standard.
In the hotel grounds guests will find a saltwater pool and sun loungers. The hotel has its own indoor pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, bowling lane as well as various massage and health treatments to choose from. Various sports, such as water aerobics, canoeing, aerobics and horse riding are available. Visitors also have the opportunity to play tennis, squash and golf (2 km away at Banff Springs) as well as enjoy some cycling. Adults and children are offered an amusing entertainment programme. It is also possible to visit the unspoilt nature in the UNESCO World heritage site of Banff National Park.
A continental breakfast is available for guests to purchase. It is also possible to book a bed and breakfast stay.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are all accepted in the hotel.
Turn off HWY 1 at the Lake Minnewanka exit for Banff. Follow the road into Banff. This turns into Banff Hotel. Cedar Court is located at 513 Banff Avenue on the right side of the road.
The rooms and suites are wheelchair accessible and are completely non-smoking.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed