Fairmont Banff Springs

Few hotels in the world can rival the majesty, hospitality and scenery of The Fairmont Banff Springs. Its unique blend of opulence and seclusion has been a symbol of Rocky Mountain magnificence for more than a century.

Styled after a Scottish baronial castle, The Fairmont Banff Springs offers stunning vistas, championship golf courses, unparalleled skiing, classic cuisine and Willow Stream, a world class European-style spa. Experience timeless beauty and luxurious comfort in a pristine wilderness.

The Fairmont Banff Springs offers all the amenities of a world-class resort, with 770 superbly appointed guest rooms and attentive, personalized service.

From cozy rooms tucked away in quiet corners of the castle to spacious suites with sweeping mountain views, The Fairmont Banff Springs has the perfect room for you.

Included Facilities

Health Club

The Health Club is part of the Spa facilities and is located on the main floor. The facilities at the Health Club are available to hotel guests only. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

The indoor 32 metre salt water pool boasts majestic views of Rundle mountain. Outside is a large hot pool, which gives your body no choice but to wind down and relax. This is a fantastic experience in the winter when temperatures often dip well below zero degrees.

Hot/Cold shower
Outdoor hot pool
Indoor 32m salt water heated pool
Change rooms for men and women

Fitness centre:
Free weights
Stair climbers
Elliptical trainer
Stationary bikes
Keiser air pressure weight machines

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indoor 32m salt water pool
fitness centre
The Health Club is open seven days a week, 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Additional Facilities

Willow Stream Spa

After seven years of award winning and successful operation, the Willow Stream Spa received a 2.3 million dollar facelift in the Fall of 2003.

This renovation enables the Willow Stream Spa at The Fairmont Banff Springs to stay at the forefront of the spa industry, offering first class pampering surrounded by majestic mountain beauty. This renovation captures the spirit and ambience of the mountains and reflect the image and elegance of the newly restored Fairmont Banff Springs. Our breathtaking Spa is now 38,000 square feet and completely refurbished.

The accolades are impressive: Rated in the top 10 with prestigious magazines such as Condé Nast Travel UK and Travel and Leisure Magazine, and ranked the number 1 spa in Canada with Spa Finders, an internationally recognized publication for those looking for premiere spa vacations.

Spa facility amenities include:
Men's/Ladies Spa locker areas
Men's/Ladies Lounges
Deluxe Couples suite
Spa attire (robe and slippers)
Spa amenities
Men's/Ladies whirlpools
Men's/Ladies saunas
Men's/Ladies steam rooms
Three waterfall treatments whirlpools
Indoor Hungarian mineral pool
Outdoor whirlpool
Spa terraces
Lounge for food service and coed resting

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hungarian mineral pool
outdoor whirlpool
Open seven days a week from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Hotel Dining

The variety of traditional, regional and contemporary dining experiences available at The Fairmont Banff Springs is as vast as the majestic parkland surrounding the resort.

Whatever your gastronomic craving might be - health conscious cuisine, magnificent steaks or classic Canadian fare, your appetite will surely be satisfied!

Waldhaus Restaurant
The Waldhaus is The Fairmont Banff Springs' 'House in the Forest'. The menu consists of authentic German and Swiss dishes.

*Reservations recommended*

Waldhaus Pub
Located beneath the Waldhaus Dining Room this unique pub offers a cozy apres ski venue with several televisions, a pool table and multiple offerings of locally brewed bottled beer as well as beer on tap. Enjoy a great pub menu consisting of nachos, wings, chicken strips and our famous cheese fondue.
Rundle Lounge
Enjoy a selection of beer, scotch, cognac or your favorite martini as you relax and enjoy the ambiance the newest lounge. There is a light appetizer menu available.

Afternoon tea is also offered in the Rundle Lounge.

*Reservations are recommended for afternoon tea*

Banffshire Club
This award winning elegant and luxurious haven offers contemporary North American cuisine featuring the freshest ingredients prepared in a most innovative fashion.

A fine selection of single malt scotches combined with one of the most extensive wine cellars in Canada will complement your menu selection and enhance the evening.

The Banffshire Club invites you to dine like royalty!

Banffshire Club has received many awards including a 5 Diamond Award from CAA/AAA and a 4 Star Award from Mobil.

*Reservations are recommended*

Bow Valley Grill
When you dine at the Bow Valley Grill, you'll savor the finest and freshest seasonal cuisine, while overlooking the Fairholme Mountain Range. The unique 50-ft. open kitchen provides an opportunity for you to interact with our talented chefs while your meals are being prepared.

The breakfast buffet features a spectacular array of market fresh fruits, omelets made to order, yogurts, cheeses and much more.

There are seasonal features offered here such as the Legendary Dinner Buffet in the winter months and the fantastic lunch buffet in the spring/summer/fall months.

*Reservations are recommended for Sunday Brunch and dinner*

Castello Ristorante
'Italian Courtyard in the Castle'. Savor the delicious flavors of Italy when you dine at Castello Ristorante. It will be a feast for the senses offering true Italian ambiance and fine Italian cuisine.

*Reservations are recommended*

Castle Pantry
A delicious selection of gourmet foods for those on the go. The Castle Pantry features a selection of tasty salads, sushi, sandwiches, soups and chili. Savour delicious locally made chocolates and pastries. Choose from a wide selection of beverages and treats to take on a hike, on the ski hill, or to enjoy in our comfortable seating area.
Golf Course Clubhouse
The Clubhouse Restaurant is located at the heart of The Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course.

The Stanley Thompson Luncheon Buffet offers an assortment of succulent fare, while the dinner menu will be sure to satisfy your appetite featuring Alberta Beef. A shuttle bus is available to and from the hotel, on the hour and the half-hour.

*Reservations are recommended for dinner*

Grapes Wine Bar
Exceptional wines from Canada, with food chosen to complement their flavors perfectly.
Ramsay Lounge
Enjoy a quiet interlude and cocktail in this friendly lounge. Choose from the extensive list of ports and scotches or enjoy your favorite cocktail.
In-Room Dining
The In-Room Dining menu presents a selection of offerings for you to enjoy in the privacy and comfort of your own room.

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waldhaus fondue
afternoon tea served in the rundle lounge
banffshire club
castello ristorante dish
grapes wine bar
club house steak
Please be aware that hours of operation vary throughout the year and dress codes may apply.

Room Amenities

All guest rooms at The Fairmont Banff Springs offer the following amenities:

Alarm clock/radio
Cable television
In-room pay movies
In-room pay video games
Windows that open for fresh mountain air
Coffee/Tea maker
Hair dryer
Iron and ironing board
Telephone with voice-mail
Hotel Services channel
Hotel Heritage channel
Safe deposit boxes available at the Front Desk

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Amenities on Request:
Bed board
Rollaway bed
Air Conditioning
Connecting rooms

The above amenities may be available in selected guest rooms. Please notify us of any requests when you book.

Fairmont Room & Fairmont View Room

Located in the Main and Manor wings, Fairmont rooms are comfortable for two occupants. You have the option of upgrading to a room with a view - these upgraded rooms are called the Fairmont View rooms.

Fairmont View rooms are well-appointed guest rooms equipped with all standard amenities. These cozy rooms offer a variety of beautiful valley views. Best suited for two occupants, they have a chair and table. Available on non-smoking floors only.

Bed Type Fairmont one King or Queen bed, or two Twin beds
  FM view one King or Queen bed, or two Single beds
Size approx. 162 sq. ft.
View Fairmont Woodlands and mountains
  FM view Bow Valley

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fairmont room

Deluxe Room & Deluxe View Room

Deluxe rooms offer the largest regular guest accommodations at The Fairmont Banff Springs. These rooms are located in the Main building, Manor wing or in the Conference Center and are suitable for up to four adult occupants.

Deluxe View rooms are located throughout the hotel and offer a variety of beautiful valley views. More spacious than Fairmont rooms, they are perfect for travelers requiring more living space. Comfortable for up to four people, they are available on smoking and non-smoking floors.

Bed Type Deluxe one King, one Queen, two Twins, two Queen, or one Queen plus one Twin bed
  Deluxe View one King, one Queen, two Singles, one Queen plus one Single or two Queen beds
Size approx. 200 sq. ft
View Deluxe Mountain
  Deluxe View Bow Valley

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the fairmont banff springs hotel exterior

Signature Room

Signature Rooms are luxuriously furnished in Scottish Highland or elegant traditional decor. Rooms are located in the Main or Manor wings of the hotel. There are two configurations for the Signature room.

Main Wing:
Signature rooms have unique architectural features that reflect the era in which the Hotel was constructed. These rooms are comfortable for two people and are available in smoking and non-smoking.

Manor Wing:
Signature rooms are comfortable and designed to reflect the familiar surroundings of home. These elegant traditional-styled rooms can accommodate from two to four people depending on bed configuration.

Bed Type Main Wing one King or one Queen bed
  Manor Wing one King or two Queen beds
Size approx. 260 sq. ft.
View Bow Valley or Mountain

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signature room
signature room

Junior Suite

Junior Suites offer spacious accommodations with a defined bedroom and sitting area all within one large room. These rooms are located in the Main or Manor Wings of the hotel:

Main Wing:
Junior Suites are available in non-smoking. Suitable for two people.

Manor Wing:
Junior Suites are designed to meet the needs of families. These rooms can accommodate a rollaway if needed. Please note that these rooms are available in non-smoking only.

Bed Type Main Wing one Queen or Twin plus sofabed or
    one Queen
  Manor Wing two Queen beds
Size approx. 294 sq. ft.
View Woodland

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junior suite

One Bedroom Suite

One Bedroom Suites are designed for guests that require more living space than traditional rooms. Located in both the Main Wing and the Tudor House, the suites offer a bedroom with an adjoining parlor.

Bed Type one King bed plus Sofabed or two Queen beds plus
Size approx. 444 sq. ft.
View mountain or spectacular Bow Valley view

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one bedroom suite

Two Bedroom Suite

There are a limited number of Two Bedroom Suites available at the hotel. Located in the Main Wing, these suites offer two bedrooms and an adjoining parlor.

Bed Type one King bed in master bedroom, two Twin beds in second
    bedroom & a Sofabed in the parlor
Size approx. 638 sq. ft.
View Woodland or mountains

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the fairmont banff springs hotel exterior

Honeymoon Suite

Honeymoon Suites are split-level rooms with staircases (some of them are spiral staircases).

Bed Type one Queen bed
Size varies according to location in hotel
View surrounding mountains

Ask about our wedding packages!

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willow stream spa outdoor whirlpool

Presidential Suite

The Presidential Suite offers unsurpassed luxury for the stay of a lifetime. The master bedroom ensuite bathroom is finished in marble and has a whirlpool and shower. The split level livingroom boasts a working wood-burning fireplace, grand piano and library. Entertaining is a delight in this suite that offers a pantry, separate guest bathroom and stereo.

The Presidential Suite also offers the opportunity to secure the seven Fairmont Deluxe bedrooms that comprise the full Presidential area, at which point the rooms are serviced by a private elevator to the 10th, 11th and 12th floors.

Bed Type King-sized canopy bed in master bedroom plus Queen-size sofabed in the living room
Size 1000 sq.ft.
View panoramic 360 degree view of the Spray and Bow River Valleys

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presidential suite
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