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Banff Holiday Gift Guide

The best holiday gift ideas from Fairmont Banff Springs

We’ve made our list and we’ve checked it twice – it’s our first annual Banff Christmas Shopping Guide and regardless if the people on your list have been naughty or nice we’ve rounded up the best gifts for all!

Consider Fairmont Banff Springs home base for all things holiday-related, the best part – is they’re all located in the hotel, so you don’t have to travel far to find the best gifts! Check out the list below to get started.

Winter Wonderland, Fairmont Banff Springs

Our 2020 Gift Guide

The Ultimate Stocking Stuffers

A time-honoured tradition in any household – stockings are another perfect way to give gifts to those that made your nice list! This year – veer away from gifts that will be forgotten in a year’s time and give them something thoughtful. Check out our list of the best stocking-stuffer gifts below!

Fernweh Gifts & Goods

Fernweh Gifts & Goods is your destination for beautiful travel and nature-inspired gifts and accessories. Their variety of Canadian-made and designed products means that you’ll be showing lots of local love with every purchase. Here are a few of our favourite picks this holiday season:

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Maple Syrup Candle, $24
  2. Nature-Inspired Jewelry, $49 – $69
  3. Cardinal & Birch Mug, $16
  4. Mini Snow Globe Ornaments, $15
  5. Fun Holiday Socks, $18
Maple Syrup Candle, $24

The Fairmont Store

Located next to the spa on the lobby level of Fairmont Banff Springs, The Fairmont Store offers a wide range of merchandise. Home to a terrific assortment of products for everyone on their holiday shopping list! Clothing for women, men and children, along with souvenir books, travel mugs and much more!

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Fairmont Banff Springs Wine Glasses, $45
  2. Fairmont Banff Springs Mug & Bottle, $48(mug), $45(bottle)
  3. Fairmont Banff Springs Book & Ornament, $49.95(book), $29.95(ornament)
  4. Across The West Gift Pack, $75
  5. Maui Jim Sunglasses, starting at $229
Across The West Gift Pack, $75

For The outdoor Lovers

Outdoor enthusiasts will make their way to Banff National Park year-round to take in the sights and sounds of this extraordinary place. We’ve rounded the best outdoor winter gear that any outdoor enthusiast will need (and will love receiving) this holiday season.

Chateau Mountain Sports

Chateau Mountain Sports is your one-stop-shop for outdoor clothing, footwear and accessories. Whether it’s time for a new ski jacket, helmet and goggles or a down-insulated layer, flannel shirt or winter boots or if you simply forgot your hat and gloves at home, we can help.

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Women’s Canada Goose Lorette Down Parka – Bordeaux, $1094.99
  2. Men’s Dale of Norway St. Moritz Merino Sweater – Blue/Navy, $379.99
  3. Women’s Sorel Out N About Plus Conquest Boot, $159.99
  4. Hestra Army Leather Patrol Gauntlet Glove – Black, $199.99
  5. Women’s Spyder Winner GoreTex Ski Pants – White, $369.99
Women’s Sorel Out N About Plus Conquest Boot , $159.99

For Those That Love Fashion

Looking and feeling great is not new to those that live in the mountains. Locals who have adopted the ‘mountain chic’ way of life understand that it’s a combination of comfort and stylish clothing. This year, bring the fashionista in your life up-to-speed on mountain fashion.

Rocky Mountain Flannel Company

Is there anything more Canadian than flannel? This Canadian owned and operated business specializes in cotton flannel fabric. Their chic designs allow you to put your best foot forward while exploring the true north!

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Sherpa-Lined Flannel, $95 (available for men & women)
  2. Cotton Flannel Shirt, $89
  3. Cotton Flannel Sheet Set, $75 – $135, (available in twin, full, queen & king)
  4. Men’s Flannel Shirt, $89
Sherpa-Lined Flannel, $95

Avenue Road

Banff’s ultimate fashion destination for both men and women. Carrying a wide variety of brands, Avenue Road has everything you need to keep you looking and feeling fabulous.

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Joseph Ribkoff Dress, $259.99
  2. Frank Lyman Set. Mask, $24.99, Coat, $299.99, Jeans, $179.99
  3. Holebrook, Aidan Coat, $389.99
  4. Dolcezza, Winter Coat, $294.99
  5. Kuhl Generator Coat, $199.99
Joseph Ribkoff Dress, $259.99

Qivick

Qiviuk is the Inuvialuit word for down, the inner, insulating blanket of the Canadian Arctic Muskox, the softest, warmest and most luxurious fibre in the world. This amazing coat allowed the Muskox to survive the last ice age as it roamed the earth along with the woolly mammoth. Jacques Cartier Clothier and the Inuvialuit of the Canadian High Arctic have formed a unique and successful alliance to produce and manufacture Qiviuk with social and environmental sensitivity. Our wonderful garments are available in our exclusive boutiques and throughout our network of prestigious customers in Japan, USA and Europe.

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Gloria Pullover, $639
  2. Adeli Cardigan with Collar, $1,459
  3. Robert Cardigan, $1,459
  4. Arcelia Dress, $1,499
  5. Lino Pullover, $1,159
Lino Pullover, $1159 & Arcelia Dress, $1499

Snowflake

Since 1979, Snowflake has been nestled in the majestic mountains of Banff showcasing simply the best that Canada to has to offer in knit, leather and fur. Snowflake specializes in all types of outerwear for women and men in fur, shearling, cashmere, wool and leather. Along with our amazing selection of outerwear and capes, we are a “candy store” of accessories with everything from the finest selection of leather gloves and boots to furry collars, headbands and earmuffs. Locations in Whistler and Vancouver too.

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Reversible Luxury, $995
  2. Mink Ruffle Cape, $8,250
  3. Cute & Quilted Down Jacket, $495
  4. Fabulous & Furry Vest, $1,295
  5. Luxurious, Timeless & Oh, So Warm Cape, $1,650
Luxurious, Timeless & Oh, So Warm Cape, $1650

For The spa AFICIONADO

Willow Stream Spa

The Willow Stream Spa, located in the heart of Canada’s Castle is home to mineral pools, luxurious body treatments and a boutique that carries some amazing products that allow you to create the perfect spa moment at home!

Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Fuss Balm, $55
  2. Correcting Hyaluronic Serum, $140
  3. Tata Harper – The Daily Essentials Kit, $100
  4. Pai Shau, $32(Shampoo), $34 (Conditioner)
  5. Willow Stream Gift Card, any domination starting at $50
Fuss Balm, $55

For HOME

The Canadian Pacific Store

The CP Store is in the lobby across from the elevators at Fairmont Banff Springs. Offerings merchandise from top named brands such as AlpNRock and Roots Leather, as well as the complete Fairmont collection of in-room amenities. What better way to celebrate the holidays than to take some of the Fairmont experience home with you. From the Fairmont Bed, linens, pillows, towels and robes to their exclusive Lot 35 Teas and Le Labo products, The Canadian Pacific Store will definitely have something for everyone!

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Time For Tea, starting at $16.95
  2. Custom CP Roots Leather Luggage, starting at $115
  3. Fairmont Bed To-Go, see store for details
  4. Cotton Terry Cloth Bathrobe, $129
  5. Tranquil Rose 31 Bath, $
Cotton Terry Cloth Bathrobe, $129

Something They’ll Never Forget

Quest

The Quest Gallery, a high-quality Canadian handcrafted retail business, was first established in 1949, Victoria B.C. In May 2005, it relocated to the world-renowned Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel. The Quest Gallery has the tradition of offering a unique collection of Canadian artwork, crafts and jewelry. Showcasing also fossils and minerals from around the world, including Alberta’s own Ammolite gemstone. Creating the finest sales-environment where people can experience and take home their lasting memories.

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Dancing Souls, $289 – $549
  2. Canadian Ammolite Jewelry, starting at $300
  3. Fused Glass Curved Cats, $299
  4. Recycled Glass Christmas Ornaments, $29.95
  5. Raku Ceramic Polar Bear and Snowy Owl, $59.95
Raku Ceramic Polar Bear and Snowy Owl, $59.95

Castle Jewels

Castle jewels is a gem of a store located next to the front lobby. Featuring fine jewellery fit for Royalty, in a wide assortment of prices, to accommodate all pocketbooks. Castle Jewels carries unique jewellery for both men and women that you won’t find elsewhere. Find that special someone an exquisite gift for the holidays and add a little extra sparkle to the season.

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. CROWN for your wrist, $19,500
  2. Canadian Royal Solara Pendant, $15,995
  3. Diamond LOVE, $6,100
  4. Crystal Keychain, $19.95
  5. Silver Chains, $89 each
Silver Chains, $89

Mountain Galleries

Celebrating over 29 years in Canadian Fine art, Mountain Galleries has grown to become Western Canada’s largest commercial art gallery with locations in Banff, Jasper, Whistler and Stratford. The exhibitions range from abstract expressionism to magic realism, contemporary clay, glass, bronze and stone sculptures.

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Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. “Summer in the Rockies” Coffee Mug, $37
  2. Handmade ‘Sockart’, $40 each
  3. Handblown Glass ‘Chickadees’, $70 each
  4. Hand-carved Soapstone Bears, $890 each
  5. Mount Rundle’ hand-cut stained glass, $275
Hand-carved Soapstone Bears, $890 each

Last Minute Gifts

STOCK Food & Drink

STOCK Food & Drink is Banff’s most stylishly STOCKed market. Featuring divine food & drink and home to some wonderful gifts this holiday season!

Gifts They’ll Love:

  1. Snow globe, $70
  2. Banff Calendar by Mindy Johnstone, $28
  3. Bear Plushy, $19
  4. Cosman & Webb Maple Syrup, 500ml, $28
  5. Nak Creative ‘8×10’ print, $25
Snow globe, $70

LAst But Not Least

Fairmont Banff Springs

Give the gift that keeps on giving – a trip to Fairmont Banff Springs! Let’s face it – 2020 has been a doozy of a year – treat the love in your life to some well deserved R&R this holiday season! Gift cards available at fairmont.com or call 1 833 762 6866 to talk to our Reservations team.


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