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The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

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The exterior of The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in Alberta, Canada


The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in Alberta, Canada

The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is situated in the heart of the pristine Banff National Park, one of the most scenic mountain resorts in North America, which boasts three different ski areas: Mount Norquay/Mystic Ridge, Sunshine Village and Lake Louise. The hotel underwent a $6 million restoration in 2008 and now boasts the Fairmont Gold Floor, a "hotel within a hotel," which features a lounge with private check-in, a dedicated concierge and complimentary breakfast and evening canapés. There's also more than just skiing here in the Rocky Mountains. There's snowshoeing, dog sledding, ice skating and horse-drawn sleigh rides. After all that outdoor activity, be sure to pamper yourself at the Escape Spa & Salon.

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