Book your room at Banff International Hotel
Rustic hotel in the heart of Banff National Park
When you stay at Banff International Hotel in Banff, you'll be in a national park and minutes from Banff National Park Information Centre and Banff Lake Louise Tourism Bureau.
This hotel is close to Upper Hot Springs and Banff Gondola.
Make yourself at home in one of the 162 guestrooms featuring MP3 docking stations and LCD televisions. Satellite television is provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.
Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including a spa tub, a sauna, and a steam room. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and ski storage.
Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available for a fee.
Featured amenities include a business center, a computer station, and dry cleaning/laundry services. This hotel has 2 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
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Conveniently located on Banff Avenue, the "main street" in town, Banff International Hotel is within walking distance of restaurants, boutiques, and the outdoor paradise that is Banff National Park.
Guests can relax in front of one of two gas burning stone fireplaces in the lobby. An adjacent lounge features three 42-inch plasma TVs.
Other on-site amenities include a restaurant, sauna, steam room, spa tub, exercise room, Internet kiosk in the lobby (surcharge), 2 conference rooms, complimentary ski storage, and complimentary heated underground parking (availability and height restrictions apply). There is also a ski shuttle to the nearby ski resorts of Mount Norquay, Sunshine Village, and Lake Louise.
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 3
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Coffee shop or café
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Fireplace in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Computer station
- Luggage storage
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Laundry facilities
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 162
- Parking (limited spaces)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Free self parking
- Number of meeting rooms - 2
- Year Built 1988
- Ski storage
- Smoke-free property
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Television in lobby
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Ceiling fan
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- MP3 docking station
- Satellite TV service
- Shower/tub combination
- Room service (limited hours)
- Down comforter
- LCD TV
Where to Eat
Ricky's All Day Grill - Menu includes hot/cold breakfasts, burger platters, entrees, and dinner classics. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Room service - Available during limited hours.
Nearby Things to Do
Banff National Park is the perfect spot for outdoor sports enthusiasts. In the winter, guests can enjoy downhill skiing at three different resorts: Mount Norquay, Sunshine Village, or Lake Louise. Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and ice-skating are other popular activities.
In summer, guests can hike or bike within the national park. Whitewater rafting is popular in the Bow River, which flows throughout the park. Canoes can be rented at Lake Louise, 57 km away.
Banff Springs Golf Course, open to the public, is 3 km (2 mi) from the hotel.
Within the hotel itself, guests can relax and unwind in the sauna, steam room, and spa tub. An exercise room is also available.
The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Downhill skiing nearby
- Cross-country skiing nearby
- Snowmobiling nearby
- Snowshoeing nearby
- Rafting nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Check-out time is 11 AM
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.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Parking height restrictions apply