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Get an overview of this hotelBanff hotel surrounded by mountains and forest

Adjacent to springs

Nestled in the mountains 750 feet above the town of Banff, The Rimrock Resort Hotel is across from the Upper Hot Springs and within walking distance of the Banff gondola.

24-hour health club

The Rimrock Resort Hotel offers a day spa, 24-hour health club, indoor pool, steam room, sauna, large spa tub, business center, and a selection of dining options.

Free calls and WiFi

Down comforters, refrigerators, and complimentary local calls are offered in 343 guestrooms with complimentary wireless Internet access and 32-inch LCD TVs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built in the early 1990s, this 8-story hotel showcases traditional grand Canadian railway style via a marble lobby, high ceilings, and 2-directional fireplace. There are expansive views of the Rocky Mountains.

The Rimrock Resort Hotel's 24-hour health club includes an indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, steam room, and fitness equipment. Eating options range from casual take-out to fine-dining. Other highlights: concierge services, business center, and 24-hour room service. Complimentary wireless Internet access is also available throughout the hotel; wired Internet access in the business center is also complimentary. Guests receive complimentary use of scheduled public transit throughout the town of Banff as well. Self parking is available for an extra charge.

The Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff is less than a half-mile from a 5-mile hiking trail that starts at the base of Sulphur Mountain (the source of the area's famed hot springs) and ends at the peak of the mountain, where there are viewing platforms and a restaurant.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Spa tub 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 343 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Picnic area 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Ski storage 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Concierge services 
  • One meeting room 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Year Built 1993 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Wedding services 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
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Where to Eat

Eden - Fine-dining restaurant specializing in French cuisine with regional accents; acclaimed wine selection.

Primrose - Breakfast and dinner are offered. Breakfast is served à la carte, with a buffet option offered on weekends. Decor includes floral paintings by renowned artist Michel Henry. Views are of the Bow Valley and Mt. Rundle.

Divas - Photos of famous female movie stars cover the walls of this casual lounge. Offers drinks and light fare. Big-screen plasma TVs are tuned to the latest sporting events and an occasional classic movie. Open seasonally from early evening until late night.

Larkspur Lounge - Lunch and dinner daily as well as appetizers are available in this lobby lounge next to the hotel's massive fireplace.

Rimrock Cafe - Hot and cold beverages as well as pastries, gourmet sandwiches, and sundries are available from early morning until late at night at this lobby-level café. News stand also offered.

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Nearby Things to Do

The Rimrock Resort Hotel offers a full-service spa, indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, steam rooms, a racquetball/squash court, and fitness center equipped with cardiovascular machines and strength-training equipment.

The surrounding forest offers hiking trails, and the Upper Hot Springs pool complex is across the street. The hotel also is less than a half-mile from the base of Sulphur Mountain, the peak of which is accessible by either a gondola or five-mile hiking trail.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
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Spa Services

The full-service Rimrock Spa offers an extensive menu of massages, aromatherapy, body scrubs and wraps, manicures and pedicures and facial treatments in 6 treatment rooms. Couples treatment rooms are available. Guests under 16 are not allowed in the spa.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 6 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible path of travel 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 25.00.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: CAD 18 per night
  • Valet parking fee: CAD 32 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The Rimrock Resort Hotel is listed in the 2010 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
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