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Experience Banff

As Canada’s first national park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Banff National Park is home to incredible nature, amazing art, culture, and history. Whether you’re travelling in the winter, spring, summer, or fall, there’s always so much to see and do. Let our local experts help you plan the perfect Banff getaway and get the most out of your experience.

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Ski Banff

Ski down some of the world’s most epic mountain terrain in the Canadian Rockies. There are three world-class ski and snowboard resorts just a short drive from Fairmont Banff Springs featuring awe-inspiring views and powdery snow. Want to explore all three? Get a SkiBig3 pass to get the most out of your Banff ski experience.

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Private Experiences

Discover custom itineraries created to give you an exclusive experience. Find yourself fully immersed into the landscape, wildlife, history, culture, and adventure that shapes Banff National Park.

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Endless Activities

Enjoy Banff’s best activities from your perfect basecamp at Fairmont Banff Springs. Explore crystal blue mountain lakes, scenic hiking trails, historical museums, and sophisticated cultural offerings in one of the most gorgeous locations on earth.

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Golf

The Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course boasts an 18-hole championship course designed by legend Stanley Thompson, as well as a 9-hole Tunnel Mountain Course surrounded by towering snow-capped peaks. The two one-of-a-kind courses provide memorable experiences for golfers of every skill level.

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Something for Every Season

Make the most of your time in the Canadian Rockies. No matter what time of year you visit, there’s something for every season in Banff National Park. Explore our seasonal activity guides to plan your perfect getaway.

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Holidays & Special Events

Dance, drink, and be merry at the Castle. We invite you to attend a number of special events and holiday celebrations throughout the year. Join us in the Canadian Rockies for all your special moments.

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Events Calendar

There’s always something going on at Canada’s Castle in the Rockies. Check back in with us frequently to see what we’ve got planned, and join us for welcoming and exciting activities year round.

Experience Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

Experience the ultimate in luxury and adventure in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. From world-renowned skiing to the Banff Hot Springs, our wide range of resort activities cater to every interest and offer a truly memorable experience.

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Fairmont Spa

Offering body & facial treatments & a state-of-the-art spa facility.

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Resort Pools & Fitness Centre

Indoor & outdoor pool, indoor hot tub & exercise facility.

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Fairmont Spa

Offering body & facial treatments & a state-of-the-art spa facility.

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Lake Louise Ski Resort (Ski Hill & Summer Gondola)

Lake Louise offers one of the largest and most scenic ski resorts and summer sightseeing operations in North America.

Driving Distance: 46 minutes
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Sunshine Village (Ski Hill)

Banff Sunshine Village, famous for Canada’s Best Snow and three mountains of diverse terrain.

Driving Distance: 24 minutes
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Mt Norquay (Ski Hill)

Just minutes from the Town of Banff, Mt. Norquay offers the only night skiing in Banff National Park, including a fully lit terrain park, and expert snowmaking machinery.

Driving Distance: 17 minutes
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Banff Gondola

Experience breathtaking views of six stunning mountain ranges & the beautiful Bow Valley.

Driving Distance: 9 minutes
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Lake Minnewanka Boat Tour (Seasonal)

See the Rocky Mountains for a new perspective while touring beautiful Lake Minnewanka on a panormaic interpretive cruise.

Driving Distance: 19 minutes
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Banff Canoe Club (Seasonal)

Canoeing, kayaking or SUPing on the Bow River is the quintessential Canadian activity.

Driving Distance: 7 minutes
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Tennis Courts/Skating Rink

Located outside the hotel, in the summer play some tennis or in the winter put on some skates and take to the ice!

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Banff Trail Riders - Corrals (Seasonal)

Once-in-a-lifetime horseback riding in Banff National Park.

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Bowl Valley | 5 Pin & Pints

Bar & Bowling. Located in the Conference Centre.

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Resort Activities Centre

Your home base for all your mountain adventures from private tours like, Forest Bathing to family family recreational activities like family trivia night. Our Resort Activities Centre is the place to sign up for all activities at the hotel.

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Rocky Mountain Raft Tours (Seasonal)

Offering scenic guided float trips on the Bow River within Banff National Park.

Driving Distance: 4 minutes
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The Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course

Renowned for its captivating and challenging layout, The Fairmont Banff Springs boasts not one but two courses to play.

Driving Distance: 7 minutes
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Fairmont Spa

Offering body & facial treatments & a state-of-the-art spa facility.

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Lake Louise Ski Resort (Ski Hill & Summer Gondola)

Lake Louise offers one of the largest and most scenic ski resorts and summer sightseeing operations in North America.

Driving Distance: 46 minutes
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Sunshine Village (Ski Hill)

Banff Sunshine Village, famous for Canada’s Best Snow and three mountains of diverse terrain.

Driving Distance: 24 minutes
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Mt Norquay (Ski Hill)

Just minutes from the Town of Banff, Mt. Norquay offers the only night skiing in Banff National Park, including a fully lit terrain park, and expert snowmaking machinery.

Driving Distance: 17 minutes
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Lake Minnewanka

Enjoy hiking, picnicking and being on or by the water. In the winter, it is a great destination for cross-country skiing, winter walking or snowshoeing.cross-country skiing, winter walking or snowshoeing.

Driving Distance: 19 minutes
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