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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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One not to be missed

Had a great experience in a well established hotel on Lake Louise. Great views, walks and best of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tony Z
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Melbourne
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Bearable

We visited at 2 PM on Saturday June 16. The place was a zoo and it isn't even the busy season yet... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Scott B
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Plymouth, Minnesota
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful hotel” (71 reviews)
“gold floor” (19 reviews)
“stayed here” (25 reviews)
LOCATION
Lake Louise Dr., Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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+1 403-522-3511
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great experience in a well established hotel on Lake Louise. Great views, walks and best of all watched the bears! Thoroughly recommend this place! The pic was from our hotel room (Lakeview room)

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Reviewed yesterday

We visited at 2 PM on Saturday June 16. The place was a zoo and it isn't even the busy season yet. I can't imagine the nightmare of finding a parking spot in July and August. The lake is amazing. The snow capped mountains were...More

Thank Scott B
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of he most breathtaking settings for a hotel. Some great restaurants to choose from- service reasonably good. Hotel undergoing renovations which it needs as parts are very “tired”. Gardens around hotel a bit scruffy so disappointing but being around lake Louise makes up for...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I are a couple of seniors so after a lovely walk to the bottom of the lake we were in need of refreshment and the Chateau was a perfect place to take our ease and enjoy the wonderful view. Great lunch, very...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The views do not disappoint! Beautiful location and a wonderful hotel with a lot of history. Nice hiking trails and canoe rentals available to canoe on Lake Louise. The service is top notch. The only reason that I wouldn’t give it five stars is that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights, room on the fifth floor with a stunning view of the lake. Room as expected and more than adequate, buffet breakfast and several restaurants to choose from. Quite daunting finding you way around but we soon got a handle on it,...More

Thank Malcolm T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just passing through on a day trip to Lake Louise, we did not stay at the hotel or eat here. Just walked the grounds and enjoyed the view. It was picturesque and has a neat little history. totally worth checking out!

Thank Nikki B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel. Just stayed for drinks at the bar post canoeing in Lake Louise. Staff are super friendly. Huge tourist spot

Thank Sand R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lake Louise was formerly called Emerald Lake but was later on changed in honor of Queen Victoria’s daughter Louise. Queen Victoria reigned England known as the Golden age of England . You can see her golden statue in front of Buckingham Palace. That’s how prosperous...More

Thank eugene m
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Definitely a Gem in Alberta! Frozen Lake Louise April 23, 2018. So thankful for the staff of Fairmont Hotel, very upbeat staff, clean room, very helpful, the food was great and the buffet breakfast was delicious. Will go back again this September and next year!

Thank Ambot10
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Herbert D
16 April 2018|
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Response from HOGG00007 | Reviewed this property |
go to JASPER. Way more romantic and peacefull.
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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
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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
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