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Banff Upper Hot Springs

1 Mountain Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1K2, Canada
+1 403-762-1515
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Nice but overcrowded

We always enjoy hot springs but I feel this was slightly overcrowded and maybe they let too many... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Not what one would expect, but still worth it! đź‘Ť

Having been to several hot springs around the globe, I expected this to be similar. What I found... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Horseshoe Valley, Canada
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All the amenities of a modern facility are featured in this splendid, historic spa and bath house—against a backdrop of spectacular alpine scenery. You will luxuriate in the comfort of soothing hot water where travelers have come to “take the waters” for more than a century. Banff’s premier attraction features: a day spa, outdoor terrace, Wonder of water hydrology exhibit and historic swimsuits (1920's) for rent. It also offers an outfitters gift store and the Upper Hot Springs Café.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1 Mountain Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1K2, Canada
+1 403-762-1515
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We always enjoy hot springs but I feel this was slightly overcrowded and maybe they let too many people in at the same time. The view from the springs was stunning even in June the mountains had a little snow left on them. Nice to...More

Thank cocostravelsdotcom
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Having been to several hot springs around the globe, I expected this to be similar. What I found was basically a giant hot tub being heated by the hot springs. No dipping in mineral rich hot water this time, but still very relaxing after a...More

Thank Curse68
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’ve gone to the Hot Springs at many different times through the years and still the best is in the middle of winter when the snow is falling. Summer is nice too but I personally find it more enjoyable and I can stay in longer...More

Thank Jeri G
Reviewed 6 days ago

They were closed for about a month for maintenance but it's open again. Perfect timing as the weather gets cooler and the temperatures drop. This is always an enjoyable soak in the mountains=beauty+breathtaking.

Thank 4Ballet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice spot to unwind. Even offer bath ing suit rental so you don’t have to drag your wet suit home. Nice view from here and a great way to relax after a hike.

Thank lifeisgood456
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is worth the trip particularly in winter, but wear a touque. The price is very reasonable $7.00 pp, with senior and children rates. The water was 39 C so nice and warm and it is so lovely sitting in hot water in the...More

Thank popsicleCalgary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 3 days of cycling in the mountains in Kootenay National Park and Banff National Park this was a well needed rest. The weather was very hot but the views were amazing. The pool was fairly full but there was still enough room to relax....More

Thank StaceeJean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonably priced. Would be worth a visit after a long day on the mountains. Towel is available to rent for a couple of dollars. Is about a 10 minute drive outside town.

Thank BEH978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based on tips that I read on trip advisor we decided to go in the early morning. We arrived around 9:30 in the morning and it was very quiet, probably a total of 20 people in the hotspring in total. It was very relaxing and...More

Thank ancastertravelle2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a long attraction, but after hiking/sightseeing, perfect place to relax . Price wasn't that expensive, and offer towel and locker service. Soak into hot spring water for 1/2 hours or so

Thank Sean K
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Sarah E
19 November 2017|
Response from lifeisgood456 | Reviewed this property |
They are supplied
2 November 2017|
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Response from gregpeter | Reviewed this property |
As long as you like as far as I know. It is like a small public swimming pool.
30 August 2017|
Response from brian2000 | Reviewed this property |
Expect so. You won't loose anything by checking it out. Close to town and free parking.