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Fernie Stanford Waterslide Resort

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Experience cozy accommodations at Fernie's Premiere Family Resort. Nestled between the Rocky Mountains along the Elk River, this full service hotel boasts unparalleled views in every direction. Fernie Stanford Resort features a large indoor pool, 166’ waterslide, outdoor hot tubs, 24-hour fitness centre, spa, free high speed wireless internet, river and mountain view patios and an outdoor fire pit. This Fernie Resort also offers private meeting rooms and elegant banquet facilities, perfect for your next corporate event or retreat.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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River View
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Getting there
Cranbrook Airport50 km
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We drove past this place many times on our way to Saskatchewan always wanting to stop in and stay. Our opportunity came today, finally. It was wonderful to get a great price and the best house made I Indian food made fresh in house. Yum....More

Thank KimH857
Response from Hotel M, General Manager at Fernie Stanford Waterslide ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Kim, Thank you for choosing to stop in and stay with us on your way to Saskatchewan! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and also had the chance to try out our beloved Tandoor & Grill Restaurant.

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great time here with friends for a quick Summer adventure. It was the perfect setup for us; with very clean rooms and an awesome breakfast in the morning with a great view. Highly recommend to anyone in the area! We will definitely be...More

Thank James B
Response from Hotel M, General Manager at Fernie Stanford Waterslide ResortResponded 7 September 2018

Hello James, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for the great review! We are happy to hear that you and your friends had a fun getaway. We look forward to seeing you back.

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The hotel is good but a bit out of the way for the shops and restaurants. The water slide,pool and hot tub are a nice touch even though I didn’t have the kids still tried them out. The outdoor hot tub is nice to relax...More

Thank Stoove
Response from Hotel M, General Manager at Fernie Stanford Waterslide ResortResponded 28 August 2018

Hello Traveller, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are happy to hear that you had a great time with us and enjoyed our pool amenities! We appreciate you coming back and look forward to your next visit. All the best.

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

I have stayed here several times and always got a decent room. My wife booked in for our family. So we stayed in a family room with a loft. The room was dirty, ripped shower curtain, broken blow dryer, stained curtains and a non working...More

1  Thank Christopher Y
Response from Dipak P, General Manager at Fernie Stanford Waterslide ResortResponded 21 August 2018

Hello Christopher, We are sincerely sorry about the experience you had while staying with us. This is unacceptable on our part and we apologize for the less than excellent service that you deserve. We appreciate you bringing this to our attention and wished that you...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

It was our second stay at the Stanford, the place is in need of some repair. Peeling wallpaper, dated decor, bad breakfast, really just average all around. We walked in with no advance reservation and probably paid more than if you have booked in advance...More

Thank EricNyl
Response from Dipak P, General Manager at Fernie Stanford Waterslide ResortResponded 14 August 2018

Hello Eric, We appreciate your feedback and apologize for the state that you arrived to. We are happy to tell you that we will be undergoing major renovations in Fall and hope that you will visit us again after they are complete. We are happy...More

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"Ask for a room overlooking the water."
11 Jul 2018
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"Rooms facing the river (rather than the highway) are quieter and the view is more beautiful."
11 Jun 2018
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"mountain view in winter looks amazing."
2 May 2018
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"riverside rooms are great"
11 Feb 2018
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US$ 90 - US$ 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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