Even in July, bring a jacket!
Even in July, bring a jacket!
Towering over the provinces of Alberta and British Columbia are the majestic Canadian Rockies. With several world-class attractions and heritage sites, the Rockies are an international travel destination with something to offer everyone in all seasons. Book accommodations in the Canadian Rockies, and enjoy world-class ski resorts, hiking trails, indescribable views, wildlife at your fingertips, and a peace that you will wish you could take home with you. Communities to explore include:
Get ready to play in this premier recreation paradise, where bird watching, photography and every possible outdoor recreation activity is offered. At the end of the day, relax in one of several day spas in Canmore.
Kananaskis Country, located southwest of Calgary, comprises five provincial parks as well as the resort village of Kananaskis itself. This is recreation central: take advantage of beautiful scenery, bird watching (bird migrations in October are especially impressive!), and wildlife spotting. Get ready to see elk, deer, Rocky Mountain sheep, bears, snowshoe hares, and moose. Nearby Canmore is home to a cave system known as the 'Rats Nest', and with a guide, visitors have the opportunity to embark on an in-depth exploration of these mountain caves. Hiking companies offer escorted hikes deep into the Rockies, and Aboriginal guides teach about native traditions on horseshoe and cross-country skiing trips. Stay in Kananaskis Country and indulge your sporty side!
World-renowned Banff National Park offers a small-town experience in the midst of the stunning Rocky Mountains. Spend the day skiing at one of three world-class ski resorts, camp out for the night, explore nearby caves and springs, cross-country ski spectacular trails, and relax in natural hot springs to unwind. The rumors are true: Banff is spectacular.
Imagine yourself away from the rush of city life, amidst shimmering glaciers, waterfalls, mountain pastures, and wildlife. Located just 128 km (80 mi.) from Calgary, Banff hosts four million visitors each year, yet still maintains its cozy small-town feel, making it a hot spot for visitors year round. Hop on the Banff Gondola and ride up Sulphur Mountain where three levels of observation decks offer a 360-degree view of Banff and the mountains surrounding the park. The Banff Upper Hot Springs (one of several hot springs in the area) is a historic spa and bathhouse set against the stunning Rocky Mountain scenery - talk about relaxation. The springs are 39 degrees C (102 F) year-round and offer visitors the opportunity to relax and rejuvenate in the beautiful surroundings of Banff National Park. Banff is also home to three world-class ski resorts, so don't be surprised if everyone you meet has flown in from afar for the unparalleled ski conditions. Banff National Park with all its natural riches is the perfect place to enjoy all the Rocky Mountains has to offer.
Stand in awe at the sight of the green-blue waters of Lake Louise, in front of the towering Victoria Glacier. Ski at this internationally renowned destination, or cross-country ski, hike, horseback ride or bike Lake Louise's world-class trails. White water rafting on four nearby rivers is also popular with the thrill-seeking tourist.
For a peaceful escape, check out Lake Louise, a crystal blue-green lake set against the backdrop of the Victoria Glacier (known as the 'Jewel of the Rockies') located 183 km (114 mi.) northwest of Calgary. Standing at the lakeside, its colour seems almost impossibly teal. Lake Louise must be seen to be believed. Hiking to the tops of lofty mountains, cross-country skiing, soaking at a spa or natural hot spring, canoeing … these are ingredients for a perfect day at Lake Louise. If you're in for a thrilling adventure, check out the escorted whitewater rafting tours for both beginners and more advanced rafters. The Brewster Lake Louise Stables offers guided horseback rides to the Plain of Six Glaciers or Lake Agnes. In the wintertime hop on a sleigh ride at the Chateau Lake Louise that will take you all the way to the end of Lake Louise. The Lake Louise sightseeing gondola is a fourteen-minute ride to a 6850 ft (2088 m) elevation where the surrounding region can be seen from a bird's eye view. Book accommodations in Lake Louise, and see this blue-green wonder of nature for yourself!
The largest ice field south of Alaska, the Columbia Icefield will astonish you. Walk around on glacial ice at Athabasca Glacier in Jasper National Park, and taste pure glacial waters.
Drive through this unique region alongside a chain of massive ice fields, and experience truly 'Canadian' sights of sparkling glacial ice and crisp snow. This type of scenery is generally expected to be found in Alaska; in fact, the Columbia Icefield is the largest ice field south of Alaska. Covering 389 sq km (233 sq mi), this territory is something every visitor to the Canadian Rockies should see. Several guided tours of the ice field are available, and you can even walk around on the Athabasca Glacier in Jasper National Park, as well as have a taste of pure glacial water!
Visitors to Jasper enjoy wildlife and nature untouched, unspoiled. Viewpoints overlooking falls, hot springs, lakes, ranching communities, and unparalleled wildlife experiences await you here in Jasper National Park.
Covering 10,800 sq. km (4170 sq. mi.) of land, Jasper National Park is a protected mountain ecosystem allowing visitors to enjoy nature through exploration and outdoor activities. Jasper is a 309 km (192 mi.) drive from Edmonton. Check out Athabasca Falls and the beautiful view offered at several points along the falls. If you have the time, stay awhile and picnic, or go cross-country skiing. Goat Lookout also offers stunning views as well as a picnic area where mountain goats and bighorn sheep can be seen. Several nearby lakes offer family fun in both winter and summer seasons. Plan the perfect day at the Miette Hotspring, the hottest in the Canadian Rockies, with trails and picnicking areas nearby. You can travel with one of the park's accredited guides for an extended hike deep into the wilderness, and can even stay the night with a wilderness pass. Cardinal Ranch offers horse-whispering demonstrations, as well as overnight campouts via horseback. Grand Cache, Alberta is the gateway to Willmore Wilderness Park, where you will find trails, big game, flowers, lakes and rivers only accessible by foot or on horseback. For a longer stay in Jasper National Park, consider the Jasper Institute's courses on natural and historical topics such as photography, bears and wildlife. However long you are able to spend in Jasper, you will wish you stayed longer. Book a Jasper accommodation today.
Our Inn is located in Blairmore. All of our guest rooms come with free WiFi access, and a flat screen cable TV. A refrigerator, and coffee maker are provided in each room, along with a private bathroom that includes a hairdryer. Selected rooms come with a kitchen. A seating area and desk are offered. We have vending machines available. We also offer fax and photocopying services.
We are located on the east end of Hinton. Whether you are here for work or leisure let us show you how we stand apart from the rest. Our 104 room facility offers a full line of amenities, among our most popular the deluxe continental breakfast, pool with waterslide and hot tub. Relax in one of our most elegant and spacious guest rooms or pull up your RV into one of our stalls for the evening.
Downtown Hinton: 2.2km
Our Jasper Alberta Inn has hospitality, comfort and four-season recreation for gatherings of all kinds in the rugged beauty of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. We are the perfect choice among Jasper hotels because of warm hospitality, a variety of accommodations including pet-friendly rooms and tasteful amenities. Knowledgeable staff, on-site dining, meeting room space, indoor pool, and free parking.
Downtown Jasper: 3.7km
Our Banff hotel is steps from the glacier-fed Bow River and is a full-service resort hotel and conference centre. Experience the best of both worlds: a quiet location with quick access to a lively downtown Banff. Amenities include an indoor pool, eucalyptus-infused steam room, exercise facilities and whirlpool. Free secure ski, snowboard and bicycle storage is available in designated areas.
Downtown Banff: 0.7km
Our Banff Lodge offers rooms that range from affordably intimate and cosy to spectacular and sprawling suites ideal for families. All are decorated in a rustic mountain theme, but have luxury touches to ensure you are pampered after your day on the slopes. All rooms offer cable television, flat screen LCD TV, hair dryer, telephone, Internet and windows that open to fresh mountain air.
The Banff Ptarmigan Inn boasts 134 hotel rooms. Natural wood accents add a warm glow to the hotels interior design. In-house facilities include Meatball Pizza & Pasta Restaurant, free high-speed wireless internet access in guest rooms and all public areas, just a two minute walk to downtown shops and boutiques, making the Banff Ptarmigan Inn an exceptional hotel for your next vacation.
Downtown Banff: 0.2km
Our Banff hotel has simple affordable accommodations that are conveniently located in downtown Banff. The following amenities are available at our front desk upon request: Ironing boards, hair dryers, fans and basic toiletries. Rooms are not equipped with televisions or coffee makers. Television is available in the Café and lounge.
Downtown Banff: 1.6km
A short walk from the town centre, this Banff motel offers easy access to numerous leisure activities and provides comfortable accommodation and a free daily breakfast. In addition to stunning views of the Canadian Rockies, guests can enjoy top-rated ski trails and scenic hiking paths. A number of quaint shops and local restaurants are also easily accessible.
Downtown Banff: 1km
We are located on Banff Ave, only minutes from restaurants, shopping and nightlife; our Inn offers standard and Deluxe Rooms with Jacuzzi Baths, Superb Lofts, and Honeymoon Suites with Fireplaces and Whirlpools. All rooms have individually controlled heating and air-conditioning units, and most have balconies.
Downtown Banff: 0.9km
Located on Banff Avenue the Inns of Banff has some of the best views in all of Banff. With 244 rooms this hotel has it all: ski rentals, Wildfire Grill, both an indoor pool and hot tub along with an outdoor hot pool, underground parking, Japanese restaurant Miki, Gift shop, and more. Inns of Banff offers a variety of rooms ranging from hotel rooms, 2 and 4 bedroom condos to freestanding cottages.
Downtown Banff: 1km
Our Banff hotel is right on Banff Ave and Caribou St. It was built in 1904 and is the second oldest hotel in Banff. Over the years it has been well kept and it features 21 modern rooms with all contemporary amenities to relax and enjoy. It offers friendly and helpful staff as well as reasonable rates. The majority of sights, shopping, dining, events and entertainment are within a 2 block radius.
Downtown Banff: 1km
Our 96 unit Banff resort has a wide variety of accommodations to suit every taste. The Tunnel Mountain Condos, Chalets, Cabins and Suites are perfect for the family or a getaway with friends or co-workers. The Executive Suites are ideal for the business traveler and perfect for couples looking for a luxurious, romantic Canadian Rockies getaway.
Downtown Banff: 1.2km
Our Banff hotel is popular for its spectacular and unobstructed views and its trendy vibe and eco-design. Located 2 km from downtown Banff amidst National Park woodlands, the 52 room intimate hotel is an exceptional Rocky Mountain experience. Guests rave about the interior, plush beds, Juniper Bistro, Lounge & Patio, outdoor hot tub, walking trails, wildlife viewing and those mountain views.
Downtown Banff: 2.4km
The Canadian Rockies at their finest. Perched at 1500 metres amidst the natural wonders of Banff National Park, the friendly staff will ensure that you experience the finest in comfort and cuisine.
Located fifteen minutes from Lake Louise, this small luxury hotel is a sanctuary suited to all your needs. Rooms offer a rustic elegance with luxury, comfort, wood burning fireplaces and boutique hotel charm. Relax by the fire in the library, awaken your senses with mountain fresh air or daily walks along the lakeshore.
Our chalet is located in Blairmore. We offer log furnishings with modern décor. We provide a fully equipped kitchen and beautiful mountain views. Free WiFi is included. We have a spacious living space that includes a flat screen TV, fireplace and leather sofas. Laundry services are available. Free toiletries and a hairdryer are included in the private bathroom. BBQ is available.
Our spacious Canmore hostel has dorm rooms that sleep 6-10 guests including privacy curtains, night lights and en suite bathrooms in each room. Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen filled with all pots and pans and cutlery, laundry facilities, free wireless access and a large mezzanine area with plasma screen T.V.s and fire place.
Downtown Canmore: 2.5km
This Canmore bed and breakfast is overlooked by the Canadian Rockies and offers majestic views of the mountains. A homemade breakfast is served each morning in the home’s spacious solarium. Each room at the Lady MacDonald Country Inn is individually decorated and features a full private bathroom and a fireplace. Cable TV is included and most rooms contain hardwood floors.
Downtown Canmore: 2.5km
This Canmore hotel is a 5-minute drive from Banff National Park. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi, mountain views and air conditioning in every guest room. Rocky Mountain Ski Lodge features a jacuzzi and a sauna. Guests can use the picnic area or the playground. Laundry facilities and bike storage are also available. Guest rooms at the Rocky Mountain Lodge are completely non-smoking.
Downtown Canmore: 1.6km
Our Hotel is located 4 minutes from Hinton Golf Club. It features an indoor pool, a hot tub and a fitness centre. A microwave, a refrigerator, a flat-screen satellite TV, a work desk and ironing facilities are included in every room. Barbecue facilities are offered for guest use at this Hinton accommodation. A daily continental breakfast and a 24 hour reception is provided.
Downtown Hinton: 5.5km
Our Hinton hotel is located off Trans-Canada Highway 16 and has easy access to Jasper National Park. Take a break with a swim in our indoor pool or unwind in our whirlpool. Kitchen units, laundry facilities and practical amenities like refrigerators and microwaves help you make the most of your time on the road. Free SuperStart continental breakfast. Free Wi-Fi Internet. Pet friendly.
Downtown Hinton: 4.3km
This Hinton bed & breakfast features painting workshops, spa weekends, and murder mysteries. The rooms at the ranch are furnished with wood paneling and a work desk. Each has a private bathroom. The games room has a small bar with soft drinks. Horseback riding, cross-country skiing, and guided hiking tours are available. Free Wi-fi Available.
Downtown Hinton: 2.1km
Our Jasper inn boasts heritage-style décor. Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas. A small refrigerator, a coffee maker, a TV and a seating area are provided in all unique guest rooms. Offering antique-style furnishings and wooden flooring, our rooms also include bathrobes for guest comfort. Select rooms feature a spa bath. Skiing at Marmot Basin is just 30 minutes' drive away.
Downtown Jasper: 3.9km
Centrally located in Jasper you are close to almost everything. Restaurants, information Centre and downtown. The suite has been developed with couples in mind. The facilities are exceptionally clean and modern and provides you with a private room that offers a semi private entrance. Wifi, TV, gaming, movies are all at your fingertips.
Downtown Jasper: 3.9km
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