PLAN YOUR DREAM HOLIDAY GETAWAY

The Adventurous Traveler

Fun is your middle name, and your travel style reflects that! As someone who is looking for new adventures and experiences from their trips there isn't much you won't do. Banff National Park is the perfect place for you to explore and the Castle has some pretty amazing experiences to enjoy - especially during the holiday season.

Based on your answers, we've put together an itinerary of things you can do while celebrating Christmas at the Castle. So whether you're staying a few days or longer, are visiting with family, your significant other or just enjoying the time solo, we think you'll enjoy this itinerary!

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WELCOME TO FAIRMONT BANFF SPRINGS

Your Check-In Experience

As the Adventurous Traveler - you're always up for things that others might not have had the chance to experience - and upon check-in when you find out that there is a Santa Suite that you can upgrade to - well you don't have to be asked twice. The lavishly, yet rusticly, styled Canadiana-themed Santa Suite is perfect for you. Plaid and Proud!


Learn More About Our Santa Suites

 

Your Arrival

Fill Your Evenings

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COCKTAIL CLASSES AT RUNDLE BAR

Shaken & Stirred

Without missing a beat, you head down to the Concierge Desk to iron out the rest of your plans for your stay. As your plans take shape, you hear about cocktail classes being hosted in the Rundle Bar, and you know that this is something you have to go to. Once seated at the bar waiting for the class to begin, you take in the bar atmosphere and can't wait to see it on NYE.

Cocktail Classes: Daily at 3:00 pm. Reserve Now
 

 

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DINING IN SANTA'S DINING ROOM

Did Someone Say Dinner?

Now that you've had the chance to taste some delicious cocktails, it's time to gather your loved ones and head to Santa's Dining Room, where a five-course meal, along with some wine, is waiting for you! As you settle in to enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime experience, who should make his jolly entrance...well, that's a secret we're going to keep.

 

Available Nightly from December 14-31. Reserve Now

Fill Your Days

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SKIING IN BANFF NATIONAL PARK

The Hills Are Alive

Welcome to another day in paradise, and it's just the day you've been waiting for - adventure day. As you make your way down to the lobby to collect your skis and hop on a shuttle, you quickly decide which ski hill you want to explore today. You see, with not one, not two, but three renowned ski resorts in Banff National Park, the sky is truly the limit on fun!

Learn About Banff's Three Ski Hills

 

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BANFF WINTER GUIDE

Adventure Time  

As someone who loves a good adventure, you are not afraid of winter and that's a great thing because winters in Banff are magical and filled with tons of adrenaline-filled experiences.

View Our Winter Destination Guide

Holiday Festivities

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VISIT WITH SANTA

Santa Stops By  

It's time to experience one of the many festive activities that the hotel is known for! You tuck your loved ones into bed and listen intently as the footsteps coming down the hall grow louder and louder. A knock sounds on the door, and who should appear to your wonderous eye but good ol' St. Nick, stopping by to say goodnight.

Available Nightly from Dec 17-23, 2021. Reservations Required.

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THE THIRSTY REINDEER

Festive Cocktails 

As the countdown to the new year begins, there is one place that has made your nice list (as well as Santa's) and that's The Thirsty Reindeer. This themed bar in the heart of the Castle is capturing all the Christmas feels by serving delicious holiday-themed cocktails!

Fri & Sat, Dec 10 & 11 and Daily from Dec 17- Jan 02

Noteworthy Holiday Dining

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CHRISTMAS DAY BRUNCH - THE VERMILLION ROOM

It's Christmas Time  

As you throw open the sash after your long winter's nap - aka you fell into a lovely deep sleep and woke up Christmas morning in one of our luxurious beds. You decide to make your way down to The Vermillion Room, where a decadent Christmas Day Brunch Buffet awaits. As you pile your plate with your brunch favourites and make your way back to the table to enjoy the feast, you catch a glimpse of the snow-covered mountains, and all is calm, merry and bright.

 Learn More. Reservations Required.

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AULD LANG SYNE

Welcome to 2022  

Never has a year been more looked forward to than 2022. Of course, as an Adventurous Traveler, you look for the newest and hottest place to experience, and this year you heard that the Rundle Bar is throwing one epic New Year's Eve bash. So naturally, you'll be there front and centre to ring in the new year!

Learn More. Reservations Required.

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ADVENTUROUS TRAVELER

Take Your Time & Save Up To 35%

All adventurers need all the time they can get to make the most out of their trip. So enjoy your adventurous Christmas At The Castle stay with this offer! Be sure to book by January 5, 2022, for stays until April 30, 2022.