Renovated in 2010, this charming hotel comprises a total of 70 accommodation units, all of which are spacious and comfortable with views of the Canadian Rockies. The family-friendly hotel is fully air-conditioned and features a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service and a hotel safe. There is an on-site restaurant, and conference facilities and WLAN Internet access are available. The staff at the front desk are happy to help guests book tours and activities, there is a laundry service, and guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the car park or the covered parking garage.
This resort hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Banff National Park, Alberta, nestled in the Canadian Rockies. It is only 2 blocks from the centre of Banff where guests will find shops, bars and restaurants. Links to the public transport network can be found right outside the front door of the hotel. It is 5 minutes' drive from the cross country ski trail and 10 minutes from the Banff/Mount Norquay ski slopes. Calgary International Airport is about 140 km from the hotel.
The standard rooms are located throughout the hotel, with views of Cascade, Sulphur or Tunnel Mountains. Each room includes a queen-size bed, a private shower/bath, a minibar/mini fridge, a microwave, a coffee maker, cable TV and individually regulated air conditioning. Further facilities include central heating, hairdryer, direct dial telephone, radio, Internet access, washing machine, an iron and ironing board, and an in-room safe. Most rooms also include a private balcony.
After a day of sightseeing around Banff, guests can enjoy a dip in the heated indoor pool, or can relax in one of the two hot tubs or in the traditional dry cedar sauna (no additional fees). Shopping, dining, wildlife tours and many summer and winter outdoor activities are available through the hotel's front desk. Guests will also find gyms and spa treatments in the immediate vicinity. Guests will find three golf courses within 25 minutes of the hotel.
A continental breakfast is included in the room rate and served in the breakfast room of the hotel. The hotel's restaurant, Ticino, serves an authentic alpine menu, true to the nature of Switzerland. Ticino is rated as one of the finest dining experiences in Banff.
The hotel accepts payment by the following credit cards: American Express, MasterCard and VISA.
Guests arriving from Calgary International Airport should turn left onto Airport Road N.E.. Turn left onto Barlow Trail N.E.. Turn left onto Airport Trail N.E. and merge onto Deerfoot Trail N.E. / Provincial Route 2 South via the ramp on the left towards city centre. Merge onto Provincial Route 1 West / TransCanada Highway West via Exit 258. Take the 1st Banff exit and follow Banff Avenue to 419 Banff Avenue. The hotel is on the right hand side.
The front desk is open 24 hours a day. Guests may check in after 4 pm and are requested to check out before 11 am. Keys are given to guests at check-in. Parking is free and available at the hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Iron and board
King size bed