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Fairmont Banff Springs

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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.
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Reviewed yesterday

We spent my birthday weekend at this hotel. It is amazing! The hotel is beautiful and interesting, we just loved walking around and learning about the history and the people that came before us. The staff was friendly and professional and the room was clean...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2018

The hotel itself when you arrive looks very impressive almost intimidating. Staff here have been professional as you would expect and they are also happy to help anytime no matter what they might be in the middle of doing they always try to make sure...More

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Response from banffmanagement2016, Public Relations Manager at Fairmont Banff SpringsResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Hon W, Thank you for leaving such a detailed recount of your recent experience at the Castle. We hope you had a truly remarkable stay. We're delighted to hear our team was helpful and made you feel welcome. We appreciate your patience regarding the...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We attend a conference here every year. This hotel and its staff never disappoint. It is truly magnificent. A bucket list hotel for sure. We can’t wait to return. It’s not cheap by any means, it shouldn’t be. So great!!More

Thank ghuizer
Response from banffmanagement2016, Public Relations Manager at Fairmont Banff SpringsResponded yesterday

Hello ghuizer, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the ‘Castle in the Rockies’. We are delighted to have welcomed you back to the Castle and are happy to hear your enjoyed your experience while staying with us! We will be...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a unique historic hotel with beautiful grounds and nice shops, but room and restaurant quality varies widely. It took us until the second day to get a satisfactory room, and dinner the first night at the Italian restaurant was awful. The next two...More

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Response from banffmanagement2016, Public Relations Manager at Fairmont Banff SpringsResponded yesterday

Hello FLDiner101, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent experience. We aspire for every guest to feel welcome and incredible while staying with us. We apologize your stay did not meet these expectations. Your input is valuable for our...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Fairmont Banff Springs for our honeymoon. The first night we were helped by 7 different people to get our car to the valet, check in, have our bags brought up, exchange American currency and order room service. Each...More

Thank Marisa G
Response from banffmanagement2016, Public Relations Manager at Fairmont Banff SpringsResponded 3 days ago

Hello Marisa G, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the ‘Castle in the Rockies’. We are absolutely delighted to hear you felt cherished and were able to enjoy a truly memorable experience at the Castle for such a special occasion!...More

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Rhonda G
9 September 2018|
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Response from Tim L | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure since I wasn’t in the main building. It partly depends on which side of the hallway you happen to be on. My room had wonderful views of Sulpher Mountain while some friends had no view at all. If the room is on... More
heather k
11 August 2018|
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Response from Bestfive | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. Sorry.
8 August 2018|
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Response from Alfredo S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there: I forgot to mention that you can ask for mountain view and they will give it to you if available. Avoid the top floor, because the view is limited and the rooms are smaller.
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"Check it out before you accept it."
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"Get a room in the main hotel if possible, as opposed to the adjacent manor house"
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"We stayed in room 501. It was a nice little corner room"
6 days ago
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"Ask for a room with more than 1 window or a large window. Floor 5 has wonderful suites."
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US$ 290 - US$ 671 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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