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Lake Louise for Skiing

A travel journal to Banff by LeacherMan

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The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

Hotel | "Chateau Lake Louise"

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Very, very, very nice. Arrival by night is very picturesque, with the hotel lit up nicely. A very welcoming scene after a long journey. The rooms overlooking the frozen lake are magnificent. Wake up to views of the glacier and the frozen lake. One year our room was too small for a family. Subsequently, we were moved to a small suite complete with DVD/CD player, etc. The staff of the hotel was very good, and very helpful. There are a number of restaurants, from the deli to a very upmarket fine dining room. There is a Ski Louise desk within the hotel, so lift tickets and lesson can be arranged without the need to go to the ski hill. Buses are available every 30 minutes to and from the ...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 30, 2004

The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
111 Lake Louise Drive
Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada T0L1E0
(403) 552-3511

Lake Louise Ski Area

Attraction | "Lake Louise"

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The views are exceptional from the mountain, both down the valley and to the base area. There are plenty of runs below the tree line and a few above the tree line. There are three slopes to explore, all served by interconnecting lifts.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 30, 2004

Lake Louise Ski Area
Junction of TransCanada Highway and Highway 93
Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0
+1 403 522 3555