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Fairmont Banff Springs

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed on the seventh floor and the view was spectacular! The beds?! were amazing! And the staff was very well trained and very gracious! We tried to tip them, but they refused which I though was a adorable. JUST TAKE MY MONEY! We had dinner at Costello and let me tell you the chef Michel KILLED it. You have...

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of staying for 5 nights for meetings & a conference at the resort. Check in was a breeze, bell service prompt and very friendly, and the room though small ( hit & miss due to the nature of the hotel) was spotless. My room happened to be across the hall from the " supposedly haunted sealed...

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banffmanagement2016, Manager at Fairmont Banff Springs, responded to this review

Dear realtortravels, We are so glad that you had an amazing stay here and that you were able to take our heritage tour to learn more about the very long and proud history that Fairmont Banff Springs has. Thank you for taking the time for posting this review and for the kind words, this is something we truly appreciate and...

Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Ahhhhh I just returned home from the Banff springs hotel and my only complaint is that I couldn't stay longer. The staff puts so much energy into making sure their guests are satisfied. You're treated like royalty the moment you arrive until the moment you leave The food, the room, the service, the view, the experience is like nothing I've...

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Alberta, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This hotel is a must do at least once in everyone's lifetime. It is absolutely stunning from the beautiful architecture, breathtaking scenery, second to none service and the food was delicious. We spent 2 nights on the gold floor which was beyond our expectations. They really pampered us during our stay and we are looking forward to many return trips.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Banff Springs Hotel treats you like Royalty. Yep its a walk from the elevator. Yep 36 steps to main floor of suite. Im 58 so i was not going to carry the bags. Tried to tip the dude who brought the bags up to room #807 (he was huffing and puffing) . No no sir part of your bill.Still...

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Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

from the moment we arrived at this hotel was like been in a fairy tale, everything was covered in snow, all the roofs, all the trees, was very beautiful, the hotel was vey impressive, a lot of spaces and was surrounding by beautiful landscaping, the town of Banff is within walking distance which is very convenience, the staff was very...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a 6 night stay at the magnificent Fairmont Banff Springs while attending a conference in the same hotel. My room was a standard room with King bed located in the Stanley Thompson wing. The room was relatively spacious and very quiet with views of the mountains. The hotel had pre-check in by email which was great and as...

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Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I used to work at this hotel, so I know it inside and out. It is truly a gorgeous hotel in a spectacular setting. There are many great rooms and places to explore within the hotel itself, and the mountain views out on the back deck are second to none. The beds are really comfortable and I remember loving the...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love this place! The hotel is beyond beautiful and the history is incredibly (highly recommend the guided tour as you learn some wonderful information). All of the staff is polite, friendly, and very helpful. We were here for three nights and during our stay we tried the spa (incredible massage), high tea, and the bowling lanes. Everything was fantastic....

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Toronto
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a super stay - it is an amazing property - fun to look around. We had a bedroom with 2 queen beds - the room was a fair size, but the bathroom was the smallest I have seen! No where to put anything! Reception were super helpful, we had the buffet breakfast - great service and food section,...

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banffmanagement2016, Manager at Fairmont Banff Springs, responded to this review

Dear Siggy66, The Fairmont Banff Springs is a pet friendly hotel and while we welcome all members of one's family we would like to apologize if that was not communicated properly, something we have passed along for review. We are delighted that you had a wonderful stay and that you were able to look around the property, there are so...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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1888 Chop House
1888 Chop House
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Canadian
Bow Valley Grill
Bow Valley Grill
Cuisines: American, Canadian, Grill
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the world famous Fairmont Banff Springs resort stands as a landmark in the picturesque alpine town of Banff. This year round luxury resort is styled after a Scottish baronial castle and offers guests spectacular mountain and valley views, a championship golf course during the summer, unparalleled skiing in the winter, and an award-winning European-style spa, the Willow Steam Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairmont Banff Springs

Address: 405 Spray Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J4, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Banff
Price Range: $362 - $978 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fairmont Banff Springs 4*
Number of rooms: 770
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Also Known As:
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Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
The Fairmont Banff Springs Banff
Fairmont Banff Hotel
Fairmont Hotel Banff
Banff Fairmont
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#1 Family Hotel in Banff
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Banff
#1 Green Hotel in Banff
#2 Business Hotel in Banff
#2 Spa Hotel in Banff
#2 Luxury Hotel in Banff
#2 Romantic Hotel in Banff
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