Which Fairmont is better in Banff?

Fairmont Banff Springs
On balance, Fairmont Banff Springs ranks significantly better than Rimrock Resort Hotel. Fairmont Banff Springs ranks #1 in Banff with praise from 7 publications like Lonely Planet, Gayot and Jetsetter. “Storybook enchantment can be found in this grand castle perched in the Rocky Mountains.”

How much are rooms at Fairmont Lake Louise?

Fairmont Château Lake Louise/Number of Rooms

Is Lake Louise Worth It?

If you haven’t been recently, Lake Louise is absolutely worth the two-hour drive. You can rent canoes and paddle right into its blue-green centre or take one of the many hiking trails to get a birds-eye-view of the water and the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

Who owns Fairmont Lake Louise?

Oxford Properties
Fairmont Château Lake Louise/Owners

The Chateau Lake Louise resort hotel is owned by Oxford Properties, the real estate arm of OMERS, and operated by Fairmont Hotels and Resorts of Toronto. The Chateau Lake Louise holds seven dining options within the hotel.

Is Banff and Lake Louise the same?

To clear up what can be confusing, Banff National Park is a massive expanse of land and mountains that most people see only a dent of. Within the park are the village of Lake Louise, Lake Louise (the actual lake) and the town of Banff. The town of Banff is approximately a 45 minutes drive east of Lake Louise.

Do I need a park pass to stay at Fairmont Lake Louise?

Yes, you need a park pass if you are staying overnight in any of the National Parks. You are charged based on the number of nights you are staying. There are day passes, weekly passes or seasonal passes. Check the prices carefully – it may be cheaper to get a seasonal pass than pay for multiple nights.

How much is a taxi from Banff to Lake Louise?

The quickest way to get from Banff to Lake Louise is to taxi which costs $140 – $180 and takes 44 min.