• Aeriel shot of Banff Springs Golf Course with holes on the left and mountains on the right.

Elevate Your Game in Canada’s Western Mountain Region

April 12, 2024

BANFF, 12 April 2024 –As the snow melts and the sun warms up the spectacular landscapes of Western Canada’s majestic mountain regions, golf enthusiasts are eagerly anticipating the opening of three iconic Fairmont courses in Banff, Jasper, and Whistler. These world-class links are set to open their fairways to guests and locals alike, starting in May 2024. Add to the mix a new state-of-the art golf simulator, a leading training academy, and a new stay & play resort experience, it’s time to dust off the clubs and get ready to golf strong and go long with Fairmont Hotels and The Rimrock Banff this season.
Anticipated opening dates and early season green fees are as follows:

Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Club

Opening dates: Stanley Thompson 18, May 10; Tunnel Mountain 9, May 3 Early season green fees start from $191 CAD. Click here for more information on Fairmont Banff Springs golf packages and offers.
With a history as grand as the surrounding mountains, Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Club is a true landmark of the Canadian Rockies. Stanley Thompson, Canada’s master golf course architect, used his expert talent when he designed the original 18 holes in 1928. Both of these courses were perfected for pure enjoyment, with strategic and challenging layouts that win over golfers of all levels.

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Golf Club

Opening date: May 10 Early season green fees start from $190 CAD, with opening twilight rates starting from $152 CAD. Click here for more information on Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge golf packages and offers.
Another incredible Stanley Thompson masterpiece, this course is poised to celebrate its centennial in 2025. Its stunning natural beauty and distinctive layout have made it one of the most beloved courses in Canada. Golfers can look forward to the new addition of a state-of-the-art golf simulator, ‘The Bear’s Den’, which offers an immersive year-round indoor experience that complements the splendour and playability of the award-winning Par 71 course.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club

Opening date: May 10 Early season green fees start from $145 CAD, with opening twilight rates starting from $90 CAD. Click here for more information on Fairmont Chateau Whistler golf packages and offers.
Nestled at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, this 18-hole Audubon-certified course is mountain golf at its finest. Creeks, ponds, stands of ancient Douglas fir, and granite rock with 400 feet of elevation change create a naturally impressive and challenging experience for all levels. Guests here have the opportunity to enhance their golf game with access to the only Leadbetter Golf Academy in Canada, which offers training facilities with the latest in V1 golf swing analysis computer technology.

Swing into the season in style with acclaimed courses and golf offers, including The Rimrock Resort’s new Banff Stay & Play Golf Package that includes a round of golf for two at Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course. It’s tee time in Canada’s western mountain region! Book now to secure your spot on the grandest of Fairmont fairways.


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About Fairmont

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is where the intimate equally coexists with the infinite – an unrivaled portfolio of more than 90 extraordinary hotels where grand moments of life, heartfelt pleasures and personal milestones are celebrated and remembered long after any visit. Since 1907, Fairmont has created magnificent, meaningful and unforgettable hotels, rich with character and deeply connected to the history, culture and community of its destinations – places such as The Plaza in New York City, The Savoy in London, Fairmont San Francisco, Fairmont Banff Springs in Canada, Fairmont Peace Hotel in Shanghai, and Fairmont The Palm in Dubai. Famous for its engaging service, awe-inspiring public spaces, locally inspired cuisine, and iconic bars and lounges, Fairmont also takes great pride in its pioneering approach to hospitality and leadership in sustainability and responsible tourism practices. Fairmont is part of Accor, a world leading hospitality group counting over 5,400 properties throughout more than 110 countries, and a participating brand in ALL – Accor Live Limitless – a lifestyle loyalty program providing access to a wide variety of rewards, services and experiences.

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For further information, please contact:

Anastasia Martin-Stilwell

Regional Director of Public Relations

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