PLAN YOUR DREAM HOLIDAY GETAWAY
The Indulgent Traveler
As the Indulgent Traveler, you appreciate the finer things in life. The trips and adventures you go on reflect your sophisticated style, and you appreciate the attention to detail when it comes to your getaways. Opting for opulence adds a rose-coloured view of your surroundings. So, welcome to Banff National Park and the Castle - both of which are rich with indulgent dining, private experiences and memorable holiday celebrations - everything you've been looking for on your getaway.
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!
WELCOME TO FAIRMONT BANFF SPRINGS
They say all that glitters is gold - Fairmont Gold. So as you step off the elevator and onto the 4th floor of the hotel, you realize you've stepped into the luxurious retreat you've been hoping for. This secluded oasis has its own private check-in experience, private lounges with fireplaces, canapés, honour bar and more. This is where we'll find you after your check-in, taking in the sights of Fairmont Gold and Banff National Park.
Learn About Fairmont Gold
Fill Your Evenings
S'mores & Prosecco
As the sun starts to set behind the mountains, you make your way to the Upper Garden Terrace, which boasts unreal views of the mountains and the frozen river below. You take a deep breath in enjoying the fresh air in your lungs and the smell of a campfire. Take a break and enjoy the scenery; you deserve it. As you make your way to the Muskoka chairs reserved for you during your private campfire experience, you decide that ordering some s'mores and maybe another glass of bubbly isn't the worst idea you've ever had.
Reservations Required, for Hotel Guests Only.
360º DOME AT FAIRMONT BANFF SPRINGS
Dinner? Dome Mind If I Do
As you relax by your private campfire, you take a moment to sneak a glance at the bustling hotel and over your shoulder, a warm glow appears. You see, you've just spotted the 360º Dome where as luck would have it, you'll be enjoying dinner soon. So, after your hour at the campfire is up, you gather your loved ones. Then, it's time for an exclusive 6-course festive dinner in the 360º Dome. Truly, a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Learn About Festive Dining In Our 360º Dome
Fill Your Days
BANFF WINTER GUIDE
Up, Up & Away
Pack the group up and head up the Banff Gondola to take in the sights of Banff National Park. With panoramic views of the mountains, they'll be plenty of photo opportunities and even time to grab a hot beverage from the cafe!
BANFF WINTER GUIDE
Winters in Banff are magical and there's more to see and do than just the gondola! Book a helicopter ride, go tubing or skate on a frozen lake - anything is possible in Banff National Park.
GINGERBREAD HOUSES & THE THIRSTY REINDEER
Good Tidings To You
It's time to experience another one of the many festive activities Christmas at the Castle has to offer. It's time to make a Gingerbread House! As you start decorating, you sneak a peek above you, see The Thirsty Reindeer, and make a note to stop by after decorating. After all, 'tis the season for a festive cocktail.
Reservations Required for Gingerbread House Decorating.
PHOTOS WITH SANTA
Strike A Pose
Strike a pose; there's nothing to it! As you sip you relax on Fairmont Gold you decide you want to do something that will provide lifelong memories. You walk over to the Fairmont Gold Concierge Desk and ask about a private activity you can attend, without hesitation, your answer comes back - a private photo session with St. Nick! Exclusive and perfect for you and those you are travelling with.
Available Dec 18-24, 2021. Reservations Required. Hotel Guests Only.
Noteworthy Holiday Dining
FESTIVE AFTERNOON TEA
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 enjoy a simple breakfast in the Fairmont Gold lounge. Once the coffee sets in and the yawns fade away, you make your way down to experience our annual Festive Afternoon Tea.
Daily from November 19, 2021. Reserve Now
AULD LANG SYNE
Welcome to 2022
Never has a year been more looked forward to than 2022. Of course, as an Indulgent Traveller, there is no better place to spend New Year's Eve than in our exclusive 1888 Chop House enjoying a 4-course decadent meal made all the better with an incredible wine pairing!
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Take Your Time & Save Up To 35%
All indulgent travlers need all the time they can get to make the most out of their trip. So enjoy your indulgent Christmas At The Castle stay with this offer! Be sure to book by January 5, 2022, for stays until April 30, 2022.