Lake Louise Family Vacation
Organizing the perfect family vacation can be a difficult task and The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise resort is here to help. We’re one of Fairmont’s best family resorts, featuring family activities, dining, adventures suitable for all ages and a truly spectacular backyard. Located in the heart of pristine Banff National Park, and within a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Lake Louise is a breathtaking destination that makes for memorable family vacations. Upon arrival, children are greeted with their own check-in and get to pick a surprise from The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise treasure chest.
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Travelling With Kids
With our 'Traveling with Kids' program, children are provided with a great selection of events and activities to make your visit to Lake Louise even more memorable. See below for a list of activities and programs for the family.
Kids Eat Free
The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise family resort makes it easy for your family to come together around healthy & hearty regional cuisine...kids 5 and under eat for free! Kids 12 and under have a specialized children’s menu to choose from, or they can enjoy items from the regular menu at 50% off.
Sleigh Rides with Brewster Adventures
A fun activity for the entire family, Brewster Sleigh Rides is an extraordinary way to experience Banff National Park – wild, beautiful and unforgettable. This winter sleigh ride features traditional styled sleighs and cozy upholstered seats and blankets to keep the whole family cozy.
Saturday Night Slumber Party
Children are encouraged to wear their pajamas to the Slumber Party. All children are to meet at the Playroom where they will spend the night playing games and having fun! Nothing completes a slumber party like a movie and popcorn. Ages 5-12yrs. Cost: $25 per child.
Gather the little ones and join us for an evening story. The story of the day will be announced at the activity. This family friendly activity is complimentary to guests. Parents must accompany children and sign up is required.
Cooking Baking and Decorating
Working in our hotel kitchens with one of our talented cooks, children will don chef hats and have the opportunity to bake and decorate their own cookies and cupcakes! Ages 7-12 (no children under 7) Cost: $20 per child. Sign up is required 48 hours in advance.
Make Your Cake and Eat It Too!
Working in our hotel kitchens with one of our talented cooks, children will don chef hats and have the opportunity to bake and decorate their very own cake! Ages 7 – 12 yrs. Cost: $35 per child. Sign up is required 48 hours in advance.
Afternoon Tea with Teddy
This kid friendly activity starts with a one-of-a-kind Teddy Bear picnic complete with iced tea and finger sandwiches and a special appearance from the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise’s very own Bow the Bear. Leave the picnic with your own Bow the Bear as a memento. Ages: 4 – 7 yrs. Cost: $30 per child.
Art in the Mountains
Let’s take the paint easels outside and brush up on our artistic skills! Learn about colours and receive a few painting tips. Here is where you have t he opportunity to create your very own keepsake of Lake Louise.
Ages 5 – 12 yrs. Cost: $20 per child.
Children will start in the Kid’s Activity Centre where they will create a flag for their country that they will compete for. Olympians will then venture outside to compete in 3 activities to accumulate points; snowshoes, snow sculpting and a snow obstacle race. Ages: 5 – 7 yrs. Cost: $25.00 per child.
Lake Louise is known for its beauty and here is your opportunity to capture it! Everyone will be provided with digital cameras and a list of photo objectives to discover. At the end, pick your best picture to be framed and all others will be e-mailed to you so you can share them with your family and friends. Ages 5 – 12 yrs. Cost: $20 per child.
Campfire and Games
Join us in the hotel’s Kid’s Activity Centre where you will spend some time playing your favourite games on the interactive Wii and Xbox Kinect gaming systems. We will then head outside to enjoy a campfire.
Ages 5 – 12 yrs. Cost: $20 per child.
Children will don chef hats and bake their own pizza! Afterwards, they will enjoy their creation for dinner followed by watching a movie!
Ages 7 – 12 yrs. Cost: $25 per child. Sign up required 24 hours in advance.
The perfect activity if the weather has you stuck indoors but the kids have energy to burn. Join us in the hotel's Kid's Activity Centre where you will spend some time playing your favourite Sports games on the interactive Wii and Xbox Kinect gaming systems. Ages: 5 - 12yrs. Cost: $20 per child.
The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Canine Ambassador: Marcus
If you’ve left your furry family member, our canine ambassador, Marcus is available weekdays between 9 and 5 for walks around Lake Louise. Please visit the concierge to learn more.
The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Pool
Our indoor heated pool is a favorite family activity. Please note a responsible adult must accompany children under 12. The pool is open for family fun from 5:00 am to 10:00 pm.
Children's Resort Activity Pass
Want to explore a variety of activities while enjoying your stay at The Chateau Lake Louise? The Children’s Resort Activities Pass is a great way to participate in a variety of programs. Each pass is per child depending on how many activities you want to participate in during your stay.
$49 per child for three children’s activities
$65 per child for four children’s activities
$80 per child for five children’s activities
Please note: children's activities are available on weekends only (Friday-Sunday) and are subject to availability with the exception of holidays and high traffic seasons such as Summer. If you would like to request a specific children's activity during the week please email Concierge or call +1.403.522.1601