Iconic beauty amidst snow-capped peaks, enchanting lakes and pristine wilderness. The majestic “Castle in the Rockies,” located in the heart of Alberta in Canada’s Banff National Park – a UNESCO World Heritage Site has been providing legendary hospitality and unsurpassed dining experiences to guests of our luxury hotel since 1888.
RESORT FACILITIES & INFORMATION: 764 guest rooms and suites; Restaurants: 1888 Chop House, The Banffshire Club, Bow Valley Grill, Stanley’s Smokehouse; Willow Stream Spa; Fitness & Aquatic Centre; Shopping; Conference Centre; Bowling; Summer & Winter Activities. GENERAL MANAGER: David Roberts.
GOLF FACILITIES: Stanley Thompson Golf Course, par 72, 7,083 yards, Designer, Stanley Thompson; Tunnel Mountain Golf Course, 9 holes, Designer: Geoffrey Cornish. Green Fees: Stanley Thompson Course, $155 to $239; Tunnel Mountain Course, $60 to $100. All rates include use of practice facility and seat in a golf cart DIRECTOR OF GOLF: Steve Young. HEAD GOLF PROFESSIONAL: Andrew Szewczuk.
TOURNAMENTS HOSTED: 2006 and 2011 Telus World Skins.
AWARDS: Forbes – Annual Star Awards: Four Stars, 2011; Gold Medal – Condé Nast – Readers Poll, 2012; Golf Magazine, Gold Medal Resort; Condé Nast Traveler Gold List Top 100 Golf Resorts, SCORE Golf Top 100 Courses (No. 5); Travel & Leisure Best Course in Canada (No.1); Golf Magazine, Top 100 Courses Outside US (No. 52); Golf Digest, Canada’s Top 20 Courses; Golf Digest, Top 100 Courses Outside US.
RANKINGS: #83, 100 Best Golf Courses outside the U.S., Golf Digest 2007; Golfweek, # 3 Best Canadian Classic Courses; SCORE Golf, # 3 Top Public Golf Courses.
AREA ATTRACTIONS: Banff, Lake Louise.
GETTING THERE: Calgary International Airport (1 hour 45 minutes).
The Fairmont Banff Springs Resort
405 Spray Avenue
Banff, Alberta, Canada T1L1J4
Telephone: (866) 540-4406