Welcome to
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

To our valued community: 

Thank you for choosing Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise as your home away from home. We respect the trust you place in us each time you choose to stay with us. We believe that trust is earned. Please know that we are taking every precaution to remain a safe space for all who visit. Following all protocols set by global, national and local health authorities, we have heightened our already rigorous cleaning and disinfection procedures. Our hotel has also adopted more flexible conditions to help our guests shift their travel plans as needed.  In addition to these measures, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise will be temporarily suspending access to day visitors, effective Wednesday, March 25 until further notice. This certainly isn’t goodbye, it’s farewell for now. We’ll be back as soon as we can, and look forward to welcoming each of you in the near future. Stay safe!

Surrounded by soaring mountain peaks, the majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel is located in Alberta's Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is recognized globally for progressive environmental stewardship and responsible tourism.

Originally built as a base for outdoor enthusiasts and alpinists over 100 years ago, the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is a year-round luxury mountain resort offering guided mountain tours, world-class skiing in the winter, scenic hiking and canoe activities in the summer, kid's camp, a luxury spa, and exceptional dining experiences. The resort offers 36,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space.

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Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise features breathtaking views of Lake Louise and the surrounding Canadian Rocky Mountains. Elegant and polished, yet relaxed and inviting, this 539 room luxury resort in Banff National Park lives up to the natural wonder with which we share our name. Unwind and enjoy the views from one of our well-appointed guestrooms, indulge in luxurious suites and specialty rooms or experience the exclusivity of Fairmont Gold.

Getting Here

Check-in 4:00 p.m. -
Check-out 12:00 p.m..
  • The closest airport to Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is Calgary International Airport (YYC).

    Calgary International Airport (YYC) is located approximately 125 miles (200 km) East of the resort. Most major airline carriers fly into Calgary.

  • Shuttles and services may be available.

    Please email our Concierge team for current schedules and pricing.

  • Need a car to go exploring? Visit Hertz in Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise or visit their website for reservations.
  • Take Airport Exit road to the first set of lights.

    Turn left at the first set of lights. (Barlow Trail)

    Turn left at the next set of lights. (Airport Road)

    TransCanada Highway #1. You will exit from the right onto this exit ramp.

    Continue on Highway#1 until you reach the Banff National Park entrance gates. 

    Once you have passed through the park gates, continue driving West until you reach the Lake Louise exit.

    Turn left towards Village of Lake Louise, continue driving straight on Lake Louise Drive until you reach Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. 

    A National Park Pass is required when entering Banff National Park. You can purchase your pass in advance here.

  • The hotel is connected to a partially covered parkade with plug-ins.

    Valet and self-parking is available to our overnight in-house guests at the following rates:

    Self: $30 per day

    Valet: $35 per day

    Day Visitor rates:

    Self: $20 per day

    Valet: $30 per day

  • We offer something for everyone, find your perfect adventure in our seasonal activity guides: 

    Winter Activity Guide

    Spring Activity Guide 

    Summer Activity Guide

    Fall Activity Guide (2019)

Guest Services

We're proud to welcome you to Lake Louise, in the heart of Banff National Park.
  • Bell Desk
  • Check-in / Check-out
  • Concierge
  • Rental Shop
  • Mountain Adventure Program - Ages 8+
  • Kid's Camp - Ages 5+
  • Health Club
  • Aquatic Indoor Pool
  • Babysitting - All Ages


Whether you are planning a quick weekend getaway or the vacation of a lifetime, we have the perfect Lake Louise vacation package for you.

The Spa at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

Welcome to our tranquil oasis at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Allow our team of spa therapists to take you on a journey of blissful indulgence with premium quality ingredients. Backed by expert knowledge, outstanding technique and gentle character, our team of professionals specialize in more than 20 treatments and services. From a relaxing foot massage, to a luxurious body scrub and facial, treatments are designed to soothe and revitalize and the mind and body. Plan your visit after a day of mountain adventure and emerge feeling refreshed and ready to embrace whole body wellness.
The Spa is located on the lower level, below the main lobby and adjacent to Alpine Social. It is accessible by the stairs off of the main lobby and by the elevators.

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Sustainable Responsibility

  • Energy-efficient lighting
  • Low flush toilets and water wise shower heads
  • Part of Ocean Wise sustainable food program
  • Extensive recycling program in place that includes cigarette butts
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