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Where to Stay Canadian Rockies

Banff: Canada’s Top Tourist Destination

Banff Canada Top Tourist Destination

Banff: Canada’s Top Tourist Destination (Photo: Paul Zizka / Banff Lake Louise Tourism)

It’s no secret that Banff National Park is a stunning place and a worldwide tourist destination. But is Banff Canada’s top tourist destination?

 

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Top 5 Backcountry Lodges of the Canadian Rockies

By SARA SAMSON

Lodges of the Canadian Rockies

Top Canadian Rockies backcountry lodges: Skoki Lodge (Photo: Banff Lake Louise Tourism/Paul Zizka)

Luxury hotels are in abundance in the Rockies, but for a more rustic—some would say a more authentic—stay try one of our backcountry lodges that serve gourmet meals and are only accessible by hiking, cross-country skiing or (in a few cases) helicopter. Located throughout the region, these accommodations offer some of the greatest views, activities and comforts of the Canadian Rockies.

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Top 3 Iconic Hotels of the Canadian Rockies

By SARA SAMSON

The Rocky Mountains have plenty to offer in the way of luxury getaways, but the area’s grandest accommodations are original Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) and Canadian National Railway (CN) hotels. Now operated under the Fairmont brand, the Banff Springs, the Chateau Lake Louise and Jasper Park Lodge offer historical significance, luxury and alpine adventure. Here, we offer a brief profile of each for guests looking for memorable stay in an iconic Canadian hotel.

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