There is something truly magical about the Canadian Rockies landscapes. They captivate, inspire and speak to the outdoor enthusiast in you.
"The Mountains are calling and I must go" is a popular term and for good reason. The sweeping valleys and majestic mountain peaks offer the amazing backdrop for a escape from the every day. The Charming Inns and Small Hotels are located in Banff National Park, Waterton National Park and Jasper National Park, as well as Canmore and Kananaskis Country, where landscapes evoke a feeling of calm and peace.
Perched at the base of Mt Norquay in national park woodlands, The Juniper is two kilometres from downtown Banff. For more than 60 years, Juniper guests have arrived with backpacks as well as suitcases, and throughout the day they see skis on the back deck, bags of climbing ropes, and plenty of bikes, smiles, and rosy cheeks. From the moment you arrive at this independently-owned hotel, their friendly and genuine staff will help you to discover the unique joy and wonder of Banff National Park. The onsite Juniper Bistro offers guests handcrafted meals that are the perfect complement to a day of hiking, cycling, skiing or downtown shopping. At The Juniper, Nature Feeds Well-Being.Visit Website
Bragg Creek, Alberta
Combining western-style charm and ultimate luxury the Riverside Chateau is the perfect place from which to explore the Bragg Creek Provincial Park and the Kananaskis with its exciting outdoor activities including hiking and X-country skiing the famous West Bragg Creek trail head area, road-bike the picturesque Hwy #66 to Elbow Falls, explore the Cowboy Trail on a motorcycle or give that winter bike a try. Ski and bike rentals are available in the hamlet. Enhance your stay with the take out picnic basket, relax after an active day in the sauna or with an elegant wine & cheese or romantic chocolate strawberry package (prepaid at reservation $95/each).Visit Website
Bow Lake, Alberta
The beautiful log and stone Lodge boasts 16 spacious guest rooms to stretch out in, hot showers, thick duvets to crawl under, and no phones , TVs or cell service to interrupt the peace and tranquility. The grand Elkhorn Dining Room is a stunning space for dinner, drinks or just relaxing by one of stone fireplaces. Num-Ti-Jah Lodge overlooks one of the most dramatic scenes in the Canadian Rockies. Out of Bow Lake the mountains rise steep and rugged. The blue ice of Crowfoot Glacier hangs suspended over the turquoise water and everywhere you look craggy peaks soar in the sky.Visit Website
East Jasper / Hinton, Alberta
The Overlander is situated at the eastern edge of Jasper National Park. The 30 minutes drive to this property will be a highlight of your Jasper visit. The opportunity to see wildlife, rugged mountains, pristine lakes and untouched forests await. The Stone Peak Restaurant onsite at the Lodge features casual dining with spectacular mountain views and large patio. Wine Spectator Award winning wine lists.Visit Website
Located in downtown Canmore, the Georgetown has been declared "Canmore's most romantic hotel" on TripAdvisor. Delight in over 20 beautifully appointed guest rooms and Jacuzzi suite accommodations, each one unique in its appearance and decor. In an outstanding breakfast awaits in the Three Sisters Dining Room for breakfast. In the afternoon, after a day outdoors and into the evening, relax by the fireplace in the Miner's Restaurant.Visit Website
There are always exciting activities and mountain adventures at Mount Engadine Lodge, throughout each season, including hiking, cycling, kayaking, snowshoeing, and skiing. This is a nature-lover’s paradise, thick with forests and dozens of creeks that flow into pristine rivers that neighbour the Lodge. Set amidst towering trees and soaring mountain peaks, the Mount Engadine Lodge's rooms, cabins and yurt is an ideal get-away or adventure for individuals, couples, families, groups, and corporate retreats.Visit Website
Waterton Lakes, Alberta
With the feeling of a country bed and breakfast and the comfort of a lodge, the Crandell Mountain Lodge is a hotel accommodations experience to remember. Relax and explore Waterton Lakes National Park and the surrounding mountain landscapes from the comfort and charm of this unique accommodation.Visit Website
Lake Louise, AB
Baker Creek is an intimate casual mountain resort consisting of cozy log cabins, lodge suites, the Cabin Café and the Heritage Executive Retreat Centre. Explore some of the most famous scenery in the world in Canada’s first National Park. Located between Banff and Lake Louise on the scenic Bow Valley Parkway.Visit Website
Located in the town of Canmore perched on the “sunny side” is the country inn boasting sweeping views of multiple mountain ranges. The Inn features ten individually styled guest rooms each offering four poster king bed, fireplace, balcony, and whirlpool tub. Savor the culinary creations of Chef and Owner Lonny while taking in those great views.Visit Website