Where to Sleep in Banff!
BANFF ALPINE CENTRE - Hostelling International
Banff Website • Expedia.ca • Ph: 403-762-4123 • Fax: 403-762-3441 • Toll Free: 1-866-762-4122 • 801 Hidden Ridge Way. From their website: Get a taste of lodge life with all the amenities, and keep your eyes peeled for the wildlife that regularly wanders through town. Choose from shared or private rooms or even your own cabin! Guests get a free local bus pass so you can check out the town and nearby attractions. The Banff Alpine Centre is rated "Top 10" in our network of 5,000 hostels worldwide. We're the only hostel in Banff with private rooms, 2 spacious kitchens and lounge areas, 2 fireplaces and a licensed restaurant/pub.
BANFF ASPEN LODGE
Website: http://www.banffaspenlodge.com • Expedia.ca • Ph: 403-762-4401 • Fax: 403-762-5905 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-0227 • 401 Banff Ave. From their website: The Banff Aspen Lodge combines affordable accommodation with warm, friendly hospitality and excellent facilities. All of our guest rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated. Singles, couples and families can choose the room type that suits their needs; most rooms feature private balconies and mountain views. From its convenient location on Banff Avenue, The Banff Aspen Lodge is just a three-minute stroll to the fine shopping, dining, museums and galleries that make Banff an unforgettable destination in the Canadian Rockies.
BANFF BOUTIQUE INN
Website: http://www.banffboutiqueinn.com • Email:
Ph: 403-762-4636 • Fax: 403-762-5660
121 Cave Ave, PO Box 1870, Banff, AB, T1L 1B7
From their website: A Banff Boutique Inn is a contemporary 10 room designer Inn located only a 5 minute walk into downtown Banff. The Inn is situated quietly among the Pine Trees along Cave Avenue. Backing onto the nature corridor allows for fantastic hiking or skiing right from our doorstep. The rear Terrace is perfect for lounging and steeping yourself in the sounds of nature. Spring has arrived in Banff and our guests are enjoying the fresh buds on the flowers and trees, the deer and elk grazing in the meadows and the rushing melt waters flowing down the Bow River. Breakfast on the Terrace is a great way to begin your day of exploring all that Banff National Park has to offer. The Inn is ideal for couples wanting a romantic weekend or escape to relax and get away from it all. You will love the King beds. Families will enjoy our chalet style rooms that are large and spacious enough for everyone to spread out. The Inn space has been thoughtfully created to preserve those quiet nooks where moments are shared with loved ones. The great rooms offer function space for retreats, meetings or the wedding of your dreams.
A comfty, cozy and clean oasis, suited with cleaning service to keep with the freshness of the outdoor air and the comfort of a home away from home, with a number of adventurous options right outside the door.
BANFF CARIBOU LODGE & SPA
Website: https://banffcariboulodge.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-5887 • Fax: 403-762-5918 • Toll Free: 1-800-563-8764
From their website: Located in Banff National Park, the Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa offers a mountain lodge hotel, a great steakhouse restaurant and a full service spa, all in one outstanding location. This ideal vacation spot is located on Banff Avenue, the main street in the town of Banff. Surrounded by mountains, there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. We love where we live and can suggest an itinerary for any traveler, so ask us about our local knowledge, we are happy to share.
THE BANFF INN
Website: http://www.banffinn.com • Expedia.ca • Ph: 403-762-8844 • Fax: 403-762-4418 • Toll Free: 1-800-667-1464 • 501 Banff Ave. From their website: A true mountain beauty opened in the summer of 1993, and since then the Banff Inn has welcomed numerous guests from around the globe. Located on Banff Ave, only minutes from Restaurants, Shopping and Nightlife, the Inn offers standard and Deluxe Rooms with Jacuzzi Baths, Superb Lofts, and Honeymoon Suites with Fireplaces and Whirlpools. The Banff Inn is ideal for Canadian Rockies vacations, and is one of Banff National Park's premier choices when it comes to mountain lodging. All rooms have individually controlled heating and air-conditioning units, and most have balconies so that guests can enjoy the splendour of the Canadian Rockies from the comfort of their room.
THE BANFF INTERNATIONAL HOSTEL
Website: https://www.banffinternationalhostel.com/ • Expedia.ca • 449 Banff Ave. • 1-855-546-7835 • 1-403-985-7744 From their website: Fully equipped kitchen available for guest use. Simple & quiet. Close to downtown. Linen and blankets included. 2 common rooms with cable TV. Free wifi. Limited onsite parking. Laundry available on-site
BANFF PARK LODGE RESORT HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE
Address: 201 Lynx Street Website: http://www.banffparklodge.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-4433 • Fax: 403-762-3553 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-9266
From their website: Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel and Conference Centre is nestled in the spectacular mountain scenery in the town of Banff. We are a Four Star Canada Select, full service hotel, located in the heart of historical Banff National Park. Founded in 1885, Banff National Park was the first National Park in Canada, and the third in the world. Today, it is a protected UNESCO World Heritage Site. Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel and Conference Centre is located only a few steps from the Bow River, and features 211 private rooms. Many of these boast exceptional views of the surrounding mountain scenes. We offer our guests excellent service and unique dining experiences. In addition, our facilities offer a stunning setting for weddings, conferences, and other special events. All of the recreational opportunities of the Canadian Rocky Mountains are located just outside our doorstep! We welcome you to Banff National Park, and the Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel and Conference Centre.
BANFF PTARMIGAN INN
Website: https://banffptarmiganinn.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-2207 • Fax: 403-762-3577 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-8310
Address: 337 Banff Ave. From their website: The Banff Ptarmigan Inn is centrally located in Banff National Park only steps away from the downtown area. This mountain hotel is a great escape to the Canadian Rockies. On your vacation you can enjoy our mountain views, and numerous outdoor activities from hiking trails, canoe rides, and biking in the summer, skiing, skating, and snowshoeing in the winter. We live here full time, so please ask us about how best to spend your holiday. We hope you enjoy exploring Banff National Park just as much as we do.
BANFF ROCKY MOUNTAIN RESORT
Website: http://www.rockymountainresort.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-5531 • Fax: 403-762-5166 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-9563
1029 Banff Ave, PO Box 100, Banff, AB, T1L 1A2
From their website: Discover the meaning of a mountain getaway at Banff Rocky Mountain Resort, a relaxing retreat in the heart of Banff National Park. Ideally set amid eight acres of private parkland and surrounded by the glorious scenery of Canada’s oldest national park, while just minutes from downtown Banff, the Banff Rocky Mountain Resort’s breathtaking location and extensive amenities are certain to provide a casual and memorable stay in the Canadian Rockies.
BANFF VOYAGER INN
Website: http://www.banffvoyagerinn.com • Expedia.ca • Ph: 403-762-3301 • Toll Free: 1-800-879-1991 • 555 Banff Ave. From their website: Located in Banff National Park, an hour and a half from Calgary International Airport, (take the first exit into Banff). A World Heritage Site in the very heart of the "Canadian Rockies", both Banff Voyager Inn and Spruce Grove Inn are located right on Banff Avenue, and we are a short 10-minute walk from downtown. Away from the "hustle bustle" of downtown, you are able to experience the ambience of the "Canadian Rockies" in all its splendor. Our eighty-eight room Inn offers clean, comfortable accommodation, in a warm, friendly atmosphere for the budget-conscious traveler. Amenities include Outdoor Heated Pool (open year-round), indoor whirlpool and dry sauna, Dining Room, Lounge, Garden Patio (throughout summer), and our Liquor Store. Banff Voyager Inn also offers complimentary covered parking with electrical outlets; complimentary ski lock-up, safety deposit boxes, interior entry and twenty-four hour front desk. All of our rooms feature 2 queen sized beds, private balcony, bath/shower combination, colour cable television, and voice mail. Our front desk staff will be able to assist you for siteseeing, car rental information, local attractions or any additional information on the Banff area, so that your stay with us will be more enjoyable.
BUFFALO MOUNTAIN LODGE
Website: http://buffalomountainlodge.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-2400 • Fax: 403-762-4495 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-1367
700 Tunnel Mountain Road, Box 1326, Banff, AB, T1L 1B3
From their website: Buffalo Mountain Lodge lies on the gentle slopes of Tunnel Mountain, which native people called "sleeping buffalo". The Main Lodge compliments its natural setting with square timber, post and beam construction, and high open ceilings. Decor pays tribute to old-world craftsmanship, from custom made cherry, pine and bent-willow furnishings to copper and glass light fixtures. Simple, elegant design is a hallmark of the resort, and symbolizes the lifestyle at the Lodge. It includes a charming lounge with a huge fieldstone fireplace, dining room, conference rooms, indoor recreation area, steam room and an outdoor hot tub.
Website: https://canaltalodge.com/ • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-2112 • Fax: 403-760-7775 • Toll Free: 1-800-879-1991
545 Banff Ave. From their website: The Canalta Lodge is a new addition to the growing Canalta family of hotels. Visit Banff National Park, and enjoy the Lodge’s unprecedented levels of service amidst gloriously untouched wilderness. Year-round, we offer the perfect basecamp from which to launch any expedition—to the top of a peak or to the nearby shopping district. So take a look around, and start scoping out your next adventure.
Website: http://www.charltonscedarcourt.com/ • Expedia.ca • Ph: 403-762-4485 • Fax: 403-762-2744 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-1225 • 513 Banff Avenue. From their website: A Banff Favorite For Many Years... Charlton's Cedar Court has undergone extensive renovations. We invite you to check out our new look. The atmosphere is casual and comfortable... a great place for families to unwind after a busy day of mountain activities. Gather around the fireplace in our newly expanded lobby. Catch up with the news back home at the internet station. Or enjoy a refreshing visit to the hotel's indoor pool, whirlpool and steam room. Your room awaits you at the end of the day. Select from romantic Loft Suites, family friendly Kitchenette Suites, and Deluxe Guest Rooms. Plan your perfect retreat in the room of your choice.
The Dorothy Motel
Website: dorothymotel.com • Expedia.ca • Ph: 403-762-3386 • Toll Free: 1 (866) 474-0423 • 250 Marmot Crescent From their web site: The Dorothy Motel is Banff’s first boutique motel offering ‘accommodation made simple’. Choose from a Superior Hotel Room, with either 1 King or 2 Queen Beds. This quaint motel adjacent to the woods, peacefully located at the start of Banff Avenue, is surrounded by forest with the majestic Cascade Mountain in the background. The rooms include everything you need for your next mountain retreat; a mini-refrigerator and microwave, in-room coffee and tea to get you your caffeine fix when you need it to get you kickstarted for the day, in-room safe, air conditioning, and complimentary Wi-Fi and parking. The bathrooms offer a stand-up shower, hairdryer and bath products from Rocky Mountain Soap. And yes, Banff’s newest motel is a pet-friendly, so take your furry friends with you. Bring your own bicycles, or rent some from Ultimate Sports, on-site bike storage and a fix-it station are available as well. And after a day of exploring the stunning scenery of Banff, enjoy the evening in the courtyard on the terrace with seating.
Elk & Avenue Hotel
Website: https://www.banffjaspercollection.com • Expedia.ca
Address: 333 Banff Ave. Ph: 877-442-2623 • Fax: 403-762-6750 • Toll Free: 1.866.606.6700
From their website: Welcome to Elk + Avenue, where the possibilities are epic and infinite. Community, energy and adventure are what Banff is all about. Stay with us, and you'll never miss a moment. Feel the rush of exploring the mountains. Seek serenity on a backcountry trail. Slow it down or amp it up—it's your balance to find. We're here, on Banff Ave, in the heart everything. Ready to welcome you back for all the R's—relax, reminisce, rest and recharge. Gather with family and friends. Share some stories, laughter and really good food. Feel the warm vibes, then cozy up and sleep tight. We've also got all the necessary essentials onsite. Just pop down to the lobby. Fix your caffeine and grab breakfast to go at Good Earth Coffeehouse. Visit the Pursuit Adventure Centre to book top Canadian Rockies' experiences. Satisfy your culinary cravings at Farm + Fire. Our vibrant wood-fire restaurant celebrates all things local by transforming simple, Canadian-grown ingredients into inventive dishes boasting big, bold flavours. From morning through night, make every moment count at Elk + Avenue.
Website: http://elkhornbanff.ca • Ph: 403-762-2299 • Fax: 403-762-0646 • Toll Free: 1-877-818-8488 • 124 Spray Ave. From their website: Located at the south end of the townsite, near the Banff Springs Hotel. A rustic restful atmosphere with a view of the mountains and within walking distance of downtown shops and restaurants. A total of eight units. Space for one to six travellers per unit. High and low season rates. Cots and cribs available. Cancellation policy - 7 days prior to arrival. Smoke free facility. No pets.
FAIRMONT BANFF SPRINGS
Website: http://www.fairmont.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-2211 • Fax: 403-762-5755 • Toll Free: 1-800-441-1414 • 405 Spray Ave.
From their website: 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. 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.
FOX INNS & SUITES
Website: foxhotelandsuites.com/ • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-760-8500 • Fax: 403-760-8501 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-1372 • 461 Banff Ave.
From their website: Waterfalls and mountain springs are brought to life in the Fox’s design. Capturing the historic and natural elements of Banff National Park, the hotel’s centerpiece is the hot pool inspired by the original Cave and Basin Site. The new Fox offers a unique accommodation style in Banff, with one and two bedroom suites and hotel rooms. Come visit us and be sure to try our Chili’s World Famous margaritas on the street front patio.
HIDDEN RIDGE RESORT
Website: https://banffhiddenridge.com/ • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-3544 • Fax: 403-762-2804 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-1372 • 901 Hidden Ridge Way.
From their website: The room types that are available are: Deluxe One Bedroom condo, Deluxe Loft Condo, Premiere Two Bedroom Condo (one of the largest condos to rent in Banff) and a Two Bedroom Jacuzzi Condo. Full kitchens including: stove, fridge, microwave, pots & pans and utensils. Complimentary coffee and tea. Patio or deck with chairs. Wood-burning fireplace, fire wood is complimentary. Cable TV. One double bed and one single bed in the sleeping area. Full bathroom with complimentary bathroom amenities and hairdryer. Daily light house keeping. All units are non-smoking.
Ph: 403-762-3408 • 452 Muskrat St.
From their website: Welcome to Hillside Bungalows located in the majestic rocky mountains in the heart of Banff National Park. Your hosts Chrissy, Ben, Max, and Jasper would like to invite you to browse their website. If you are visiting Banff in summer or winter we have 2 cozy, relaxing, self sufficient cabins only minutes away from town center where you will find our tourist information center for planning all your holiday activities.
INNS OF BANFF
Website: https://www.banfflodgingco.com/ • 600 Banff Ave.
Currently Closed for Renovations
MOUNT ROYAL HOTEL
Website: www.banffjaspercollection.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-3331 • Fax: 403-762-8938 • Toll Free: 1-800-267-3035 • 138 Banff Ave.
From their website: A Modern Take on a Mountain Classic. Welcome to the reimagined Mount Royal Hotel in downtown Banff. Our location is prime. We’re in the heart of iconic Banff Avenue, surrounded by top restaurants, shops and nightlife. From here, you’ll also enjoy effortless access to Banff’s world-class natural attractions and year-round adventure activities. And, if you need help planning your itinerary, we’d love to assist. Simply stop by our tour desk. Ski, hike, shop or play, then return for après adventure. Our mountain-chic style and relaxed approach to luxury promise to elevate your Canadian Rockies experience. Post-adventure, head to the rooftop for a soak in one of our outdoor hot tubs. The view from here is next level. Cocktails, craft beer and shareable plates in the Cascade Lounge are another favourite way to après. A full-service restaurant, general store, library and museum—sharing cool historic facts about the legendary Mount Royal and Banff—enhance our guest experience.
PEAKS HOTEL & SUITES
Website: https://www.peaksbanff.com/ • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-4471 • Toll Free: 1-800-661-1021 • 218 Lynx Street. From their website: Just a few steps over quaint cobblestone and you’re in the middle of it all, quite literally. Located less than a minute walk from downtown Banff, Peaks Hotel & Suites offers a quiet reprieve from the hustle and bustle of town. Our location at the heart of Banff offers guests a unique balance of quiet comfort while remaining steps from an entertainment district featuring world-class dining, shops, arts, and events. Minutes from the action and a mile from the usual hotel experience, we can’t wait for you to explore this magical mountain with us.
RED CARPET INN
Website: http://www.banffredcarpet.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-4184 • Fax: 403-762-4894 • Toll Free: 1-800-563-4609 • 425 Banff Ave. From their website: Close to Downtown. Air Conditioned. Locally Owned & Operated. Pet Friendly Rooms. Balcony’s available. Complimentary heated underground parking. 2 Restaurants located next to the hotel. All rooms at the Red Carpet Inn are equipped with coffee makers, refrigerators, 27” color satellite TV’s, phones with FREE LOCAL CALLING, data ports, private 4 piece baths and air conditioning.
Website: https://www.rimrockresort.com/ • Expedia.ca
300 Mountain Avenue, (403) 762-3356 • 1-888-RIMROCK (746-7625). From their website: It is our absolute pleasure to welcome you to the Rimrock Resort Hotel. Thank you to everyone for your support and patience as we transition away from restrictions and back into the freedom of relaxing and enjoying the refreshing atmosphere that we have missed and all want to experience again. I am very fortunate to work with a team of enthusiastic and dedicated colleagues who take pride in providing a personal experience to all our guests. Team Rimrock is excited for the summer season and our smiling eyes will soon be joined with our big welcoming smiles.
ROYAL CANADIAN LODGE
Website: www.royalcanadianlodge.com • Expedia.ca
Phone: 403-762-3307 • 459 Banff Ave.
From their website: When staying at our luxury hotel in Banff, Alberta, guests can expect to feel right at home, from the moment you arrive to the moment you leave. Entering our lobby, you’ll be greeted by our beautiful stone fireplace and our friendly front desk staff. Featuring elegant rooms, suites, and amenities, intimate meetings spaces and fine-dining at the Evergreen Restaurant & Lounge, our luxury lodge in Banff is the perfect choice for a rejuvenating alpine escape in one of the most beautiful resort towns in Canada.
Website: http://www.samesun.com • Expedia.ca
Ph: 403-762-4499 • Fax: 403-760-3166 • Toll Free: 1-877-972-6378
433 Banff Ave. From their website: We are a short walk from great cafes, as well as supermarkets, shopping, restaurants and breweries. Banff provides the perfect base to explore the beautiful mountains, lakes and wildlife in the area during the day, while allowing you to settle in with a drink on a patio in the evening time. Samesun Banff offers both dorms and private rooms, as well as the Beaver Bar onsite for cheap meals and drinks. We also offer guest parking, laundry, a large common room and guest kitchen. In sun or snow, Banff is a must visit on every traveller’s bucketlist.