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Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

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Surrounded by some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world, the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise resort is nestled deep within Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enveloped by soaring mountain peaks, the majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the natural beauty of this destination permeates every nook of the historic resort - originally built as a base for outdoor enthusiasts and alpinists. The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is a year-round luxury resort which specializes in offering extensive Guided Mountain Heritage programs, unparalleled skiing in the winter, exceptional food and beverage experiences and a new spa, The Spa at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Paid Wifi
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
Spa
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Pool
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Internet
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Breakfast Available
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River View
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Offers & Announcements:6th & 7th Night FREE!
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111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0 Canada
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Calgary Intl Airport157 km
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Undoubtedly the most fabulous place we've ever stayed. Each public area is unique, elegant, and/or charming. The staff (obviously carefully selected and extensively trained) go out of their way to make you comfortable and welcome. If there is the least problem with your reservati
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We stayed here for one night and fell in love! Lunch at the Lakeview Lounge was delicious!

It was really nice to walk on Lake Louise while it was frozen and visit the glacier falls. Absolutely stunning.

Lots of winter activities are there including cross country skiing, ice s
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By far one of the best Fairmont properties. Definitely worth a visit for an above and beyond experience.Views, staff, and everything about our experience exceeded all of our expectations. If you are looking to visit Lake Louise it is definitely worth it to choose this property.
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Response from FCLL, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
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Dear Sightsee09066052720, Thank you for choosing Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise; we appreciate you sharing your review and score with us on TripAdvisor. It was wonderful to learn that the stunning views in Lake Louise and top notch customer service at The Chateau contributed to your experience exceeding all expectations! We certainly hope to welcome you back to Lake Louise again in the near future.
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First big meal for our honeymoon! Had a great view of the snowey lake with wonderful food. Penelope was the best server, providing us with lake knowledge and taking note of our food allergies. Thanks!
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Response from FCLL, Guest Relations Manager at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
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Dear AllisonUS, Thank you for sharing the details from your time at The Chateau. We are pleased to hear that you had a wonderful dining experience and that Penelope provided you with knowledgeable, accommodating service! We hope you enjoyed the remainder of your honeymoon and that we have the opportunity to welcome you back to Lake Louise again soon.
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I'm writing this review now, before we've arrived because we've been blown away with the quality of service provided already! My husband and I have been planning this vacation since the summer and wanted to celebrate in style. We chose to stay at the Lake Louise Fairmont because
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Great view on the 5th floor (rm. 570, I think). Room was fairly simple actually but comfortable.
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How early do you need to book in for the various Christmas activities? Thinking of the ones aimed at children in particular. Many thanks!
You would be best phoning the hotel yourself, we went in the spring and it was through Rockey Mountaineer. It is a beautiful place and we are so glad we saw it. It is very expensive but it is once in a life time experience, all staff were pleasant and very helpful, the hotel seemed to be full and that was around the first of June 2018.
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Are the lake view rooms located in the chateau or the wing?
we were in a wing
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How far to ski resort?
It is approximately a 20 minute drive from the Chateau. If you are staying with us we do provide complimentary shuttle service to and from the ski hill.
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How far is the Fairview Lookout from the hotel? Can you walk from the hotel to the top of the lookout? Planning a visit in mid October.
Hi Karen, yes you can walk to the Fairview Lookout from the hotel. It is a steep walk but really worthwhile. Probably takes around 30-40 minutes to get there.
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What is the dress code at the restaurant? Should ladies wear dresses, should the guys were jackets?
No, it was casual. I wore a nice polo shirt and shorts, I think.
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"I don't believe there is a room that is not "perfect""
"Lake view rooms are at least an extra $100/night. Save it since you'll be walking around this beautiful hotel anyway."
"If you call ahead of time and tell management exactly what you are looking for they will do their best to help you."
"Choose a room with a view (even if you don't plan on being in the room much)"
"Best views are facing the lake. Absolutely worth it."
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PRICE RANGE
US$230 - US$777 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
CanadaAlbertaCanadian RockiesBanff National ParkLake Louise
NUMBER OF ROOMS
552
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