Relaxed hospitality blends effortlessly with a distinct air of elegance at this revered hotel, where guests can enjoy impeccable service and incomparable comfort. Many of the rooms and suites offer mesmerising views of the ski area, Lake Louise or the majestic Victoria Glacier, whilst Fairmont Gold accommodation comes with many exclusive benefits and a dedicated concierge service. An award-winning master wine list adds to the appeal of the varied dining options, with The Fairview specialising in contemporary Canadian cuisine, the Walliser Stube featuring classic Swiss, German and alpine dishes and Lago offering the finest Italian fare. Meet up in the lounge to swap ski tales, head to the Alpine Social restaurant to savour hearty artisan cuisine or relax in the spa with indoor heated pool and premium treatments. The hotel operates a shuttle service to the Lake Louise Ski Resort.
|Altitude of resort||Banff: 1630m | Lake Louise: 1646m|
|Highest skiing point||2730m|
|Ski area||7748 acres|
|Number of lifts||28|
Beginners *** | Intermediates ****| Advanced **** | Families **** | Non-skiers ****
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