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Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

Lake Louise Dr., Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-3511
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Terrible decision to ba allowed to build that here or to do it. I will never stay at a Fairmont... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hobart, Australia
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A Must for Your Visit to Lake Louise

This is a world famous hotel with one of the most beautiful locations in the world. It is well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jim H
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Lake Louise Dr., Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-3511
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Terrible decision to ba allowed to build that here or to do it. I will never stay at a Fairmont hotel.

Thank dangersteg1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a world famous hotel with one of the most beautiful locations in the world. It is well worth a visit and a walk by the lakeside. Great place for photographs (even selfies!). Lots of nice shops (including a great bookstore) and good restaurants,...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Fairmont Lake Louise was everything that we expected it to be. We stayed on the gold floor and thouroughly enjoyed our experience. Our room faced the lake and the view was the best that we have ever had from a hotel room. Absolutely breath...More

Thank aakcats
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The newly renovated restaurant in Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is slightly on the expensive side for alcoholic drinks but the food is reasonably priced for the area. We had a delicious meal (lunch) and fast, friendly service. Very casual dining (we were surprised!) Some people...More

Thank Erin E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

While staying at another location, we visited the Chateau for a cocktail in the iconic hotel. The drinks were quite fine, and our server was very attentive and cordial, but it seemed more like 'Times Square in the mountains' rather than a resort in the...More

Thank transybiker
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Lake and valley is spectacular and well worth a visit but my advice would be to stay and Banff and do a day trip with Brewsters. The hotel itself is huge and consequently very crowded and noisy. Our room faced directly to the lake...More

Thank Evewal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was not a guest. Just explores the resort. Beautiful location nice stores and restaurants. At over $750 per night in the summer, I might skip it due to location away from town and the hoards or tourist. But during the off season, it would...More

Thank Brandon M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here as it was a bucket list thing, when we checked in we were offered an upgrade to a partial lake view suite for an extra 300 a night!! out of curiosity we had a look at the room and whilst it was...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch at the hotel and then spent some time in the lobby area. The lunch was well presented, arrived in good time and was not overly expensive. It is possible to eat in the open patio restaurant with the lake in the background...More

1  Thank MarpleTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed with my wife. We loved everything about it (although it was a bit pricy, we did book in advance which saved us some money) well worth it. Especially if you have the right girl (or guy) to experience it with you.

Thank Alex C
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9 December 2016|
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Response from Xodot | Reviewed this property |
If you have little experience with driving on snow and ice rent an all wheel drive SUV and even with all season tires (they include a mud and snow rating) you will be fine if you just follow the big trucks and/or drive at... More
2 August 2016|
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Response from Eric D | Reviewed this property |
Yes!Mirror Lake is easy hike approximately 2.6 Km from lake Louise . If you are in Lake Louise area might as well visit Mirror Lake and on top there is a tea house Lake Agnes Tea house.Its worth the hike with amazing view... More
22 March 2016|
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Response from Jan B | Reviewed this property |
Sounds like this would be a good time for you to quit since many places are now non-smoking.