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Banff Springs Golf Course

Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-762-6801
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Bucket list golf course!

Banff Springs Golf Course exceeded my expectations! I had heard for many years that this was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephne A
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Shaka's Rock, South Africa
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Golf and proshop service

As we arrived to the beautiful setting the staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. I was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dabber2017
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Toronto, Canada
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Designed by the late Stanley Thompson, this challenging 6,729-yard, 27-hole course offers scenic thrills and golf challenges throughout its "Stanley Thompson 18" and "The Tunnel 9" courses.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Banff Springs Golf Course exceeded my expectations! I had heard for many years that this was a great course and that is a fact. From the time we arrived we were treated with courtesy. Clubs taken, put on pre arranged clean carts, given a chance...More

Thank Stephne A
FairmontMTNResorts, Director of Golf at Banff Springs Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank/you for sharing your experience and we are pleased it was memorable and met expectations. We hope to welcome you back again this summer.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we arrived to the beautiful setting the staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. I was blow away by the customer service. Thanks to John and all of the shop staff that started our day off right. We were lucky enough to be paiered up...More

Thank dabber2017
FairmontMTNResorts, Director of Golf at Banff Springs Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank/you for the great comments about are staff. We will pass these along. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time golfing the 18 holes on Stanley Thompson, opening day. Great treat for a great price to play this beautiful course. Great views and lots of animals. A must do. Randy(?) and Cale, the ambassadors were fantastic, gave us great lay up tips not...More

Thank Edward U
FairmontMTNResorts, Director of Golf at Banff Springs Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank/you for sharing your comments. We were pleased to hear you had a great experience and hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Reviewed 25 December 2016

As a guest of the Banff Springs Hotel and travelling with Scenic Tours I was able to play at this beautiful course as a guest. We were issued a new set of Taylor Made golf clubs with the use of a cart and monogramed balls....More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I am not a golfer, so can't really rate the actual golf course, although it is beautiful! What I can tell you is that we rode around the golf course each evening to watch the beautiful elk graze there. We were there during runting season...More

Thank Beachgoer689
Reviewed 6 October 2016

No we didn't play golf, but had read somewhere that taking the golf course road was a good place to spot some animals. We had been in Banff a few days and had not seen much. The drive out is really nice, with great views....More

Thank golfguy043
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Actually, it's Golf Course Road that I'm reviewing but as others have found, Tripadvisor doesn't have an entry for that. We took a drive early one morning in September. The golf course is home to lots and LOTS of elk! It was rutting season, so...More

Thank LadyJLasVegas
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My review is somewhat misleading...it's not about playing golf at this course but the wildlife viewing there! My trip there was during the elk rut so the course was inhabited with elk. The bull elk were bugling and rounding up the females. This mainly took...More

Thank Alicia T
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Open to visitors. Beautiful and challenging Golf course, worth the money with great views. Long Pars 3 for the men but ridiculous tee boxes for the ladies (in the fairway), should be move backwards and combined with the yellow tee boxes. Maybe this is a...More

Thank Michael C
FairmontMTNResorts, Director of Golf at Banff Springs Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Thank-you for sharing your experience. We have resort tees (identified with red tee blocks) we put at the beginning of each fairway to allow beginners to avoid having to hit their tee shots over the fescue areas and assist with speed of play.

Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was my first time in the Rockies...and I could not believe my eyes during the whole round. You're playing right beside huge mountains...very very cool. The Bow river flows right by a few holes too...also saw a couple of elk. This should be on...More

Thank golfnhockey
FairmontMTNResorts, Director of Golf at Banff Springs Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

We are very pleased you enjoyed a great time and experienced some of the magic in the area.

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