Conveniently located in downtown Banff and only a few steps from the glacier-fed Bow River, the Banff Park Lodge offers the best of both worlds. Within minutes you can either find peace, quiet and solitude or a livelier more sociable scene in downtown Banff. Choose from one of the many spacious guest rooms or suites, and enjoy the fresh alpine air and exceptional views of the surrounding mountain scenes on your private balcony. Come here to relax and enjoy a standard of hospitality excellence where serene comfort, prompt, friendly, attentive service and delectable cuisine enhance your vacation pleasure. And while amenities such as an indoor pool, steam room with eucalyptus essence, exercise facilities and whirlpool may tempt you to linger indoors, Banff's colorful downtown scene and all the year-round recreational opportunities and adventures of the Rockies await you just outside the doors!
Each room is stylishly decorated and is appointed with a full bath and double vanity and boast close to 400 square feet of space. There are 142 rooms with two queen beds, 38 rooms with a king bed and a sofa bed, and 12 rooms that include a king bed and jetted tub that adjoin to another room. All of the superior rooms also feature a wide range of in-room amenities including a coffee maker, in-room safe, cable television with pay-per-view movies, clock radio, direct dial telephone with data-port and voice mail system, a table with two chairs, large dresser, ample closet space, hair dryer, iron & board, individual climate control and a private balcony or patio.
The Terrace Dining Room & Lounge is the perfect place to enjoy specialty dishes, a fine wine selection and decadent desserts The Chinook Restaurant offers the whole family relaxed dining, varied menus and Banff's favorite Sunday Brunch. The all-day restaurant is known for its International Breakfast Buffets and specialty theme nights like "Seafood Italiano", "Authentic Western Feasts" and "Hot Curry Night."
Whether you need to escape after a long business meeting or relax after an exhausting mountain hike, BPL offers a large Jacuzzi or, for something quieter, a large hot bath to ensure you are winding down. Follow that with an invigorating swim in the adjacent heated indoor pool and you will feel your body renew itself. In addition you can feel the warmth and soothing comfort surround your body in the steam room and inhale the calming and balancing benefits of eucalyptus essence. With temperatures up to 48 degrees Celsius (120 degrees Fahrenheit), the steam room is not only a pleasure on cold winter days, but everyday!
You don’t have to miss out on your daily work out! Visit the exercise area and keep in shape on a treadmill, stationary bike, or with an elliptical trainer and free weights. While working through your routine, keep up with news, sports, or your favorite TV program on the flat screen television.