This is a charming, friendly ski hotel with 89 spacious and comfortable rooms, located conveniently close to Banff's boutiques, galleries and restaurants, yet far enough away to allow for tranquil enjoyment of the incredible Canadian Rockies. For skiing getaways or hiking expeditions, family holidays or romantic hideaways, the hotel offers affordable luxury in an unforgettable setting. It is ideal for business travellers and holidaymakers alike. Facilities on offer to guests include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, lift access, a restaurant, conference facilities and WLAN Internet access. Guests may also take advantage of the laundry service and there is a car park and a garage for those arriving by car.
This hotel is surrounded by mountains, and is 3 minutes' walk from downtown Banff. Guests will find restaurants on either side of the hotel and hiking, biking and skiing are close by while downtown Banff offers dining, nightspots and shops. The Norquay ski area is only 5 km away, the Sunshine Village ski area is 20 km and the Lake Louise ski area 58 km. The Banff transit bus stops just outside the hotel's front door. Calgary International Airport is the closest airport and is a 2-hour journey by car or coach. Banff Springs Golf Course is only a 10-min drive away.
The guest rooms have been freshly renovated and carefully furnished to enhance guests' comfort, privacy and well-being, while offering panoramic mountain views. All room categories include a fully fitted spacious bathroom with a bathtub/shower, an in-room fridge, satellite TV, a clock radio, a coffee maker, a hairdryer, a kettle and an iron and ironing board. Furthermore, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, Internet access, a double bed, individually adjustable heating and either a balcony or a terrace are provided in all accommodation as standard. All rooms are non-smoking. Superior Room includes one queen bed and Premium Room includes two queen beds.
Hotel leisure amenities include 2 new outdoor hot tubs with an outdoor fireplace and a steam room and sauna.
A daily Canadian Rockies continental breakfast with freshly baked goods is included.
American Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Guests arriving by car from Calgary Airport should take the Barlow trail south to 16th Avenue/Highway 1 then turn west on 16th Avenue and continue to Banff's first exit. Stay on Banff Avenue until reaching the hotel at 401 Banff Avenue.
The front desk is open 24 hours a day and guests will receive the room key upon checking in. Check-in is from 4 pm and check-out is by 11 am.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board