Fairmont Loves Families – Why Lake Louise is the Best Location for a Family Vacation

February. The month of hearts, flowers and romance. We are here to show you how much more there is than just one day and how to celebrate, connect and cherish it with your family. Join us as this #FairmontLovesFebruary as we reveal some of our favourite family-friendly things to do with those you are closest with. So read on for the best ways to celebrate with your loved ones on your next Lake Louise getaway.


Family time is precious; Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is the perfect place to spend quality time with your kids. Creating memories to last them a lifetime.

Where to stay

Book a room or suite in our Mount Temple wing for a little extra room. Perfect for your mini-me’s and all their travel necessities.


As much as you want to spend time with your kids on a getaway, there is something special about the memories they create with other children. Sign your littles up to our Kids Camp activities where their little minds can blossom with craft, adventure and mayhem!

Insider Tip: a fun activity to do all together as a family is the Kids Adventure Passport – Join Mrs. Engelhard on a virtual quest around the resort to solve a mystery and save fellow explorer Charles Fay.

Where to eat

Dining with children made easy with designated menus to please every young foodies palate. Check out Louiza, a Mediterranean-inspired restaurant that is sure to mm in yummy!

two children running down a corridor


If your baby is a fur baby you’re in luck. We’re pet friendly at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise so there’s no need to leave your four-legged friends at behind when you stay at your home-away-from-home!

Where to stay

Book a room with an iconic lake view like our Junior Lakeview Suite, it will make those puppy cuddles even more special when you are overlooking the majestic vistas of Lake Louise.

Insider tip: Remember to let us know you are bringing your floof, and we’ll have their cozy bed set up ready for your arrival!


Stretch those legs and get the heart rate pumping with a hike up to Fairview Lookout. This 2.3km out-and-back trail is paw-fect distance for your early morning dog walk

Insider Tip: pick up a pair of ice cleats from the hotels rental shop; Chateau Ski and Snow to make this an easy trek.

Where to eat

Make this a true home-away-from-home getaway and take advantage of dining in the comfort of your suite with in-room-dining with your pup by your side. Pop your comfies on, sit back, relax and wait for us to deliver your meal direct to your door.

woman with a dog sitting on her chest


A romantic adults-only escape to Lake Louise is just what Dr. Love ordered. A quick mountain escape in the company of your favorite person is the best therapy for a healthy relationship. We have everything you need for the quintessential romantic stay.

Where to stay

Take your stay to the next level and book a room from our Signature Collection. Not only will you have gorgeous lake and mountain views and lots of additional space you also benefit from the perks of Fairmont Gold – our hotel-within-a-hotel.


We recommend booking the ultimate couples massage so you can both drift away in complete relaxed comfort side-by-side at Fairmont Spa. It’s the perfect way to reconnect and rekindle your spark.

Where to eat

Bask in the warm glow of your love with an elegant date-night dinner at Fairview Bar & Restaurant. With huge floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook Victoria Glacier, this dramatic view sets the stage for your romantic date.

two men looking out the room window with a view of lake louise


Sometimes the best family are the ones you choose! You will always find a way to spend some quality time to bond with your besties.  Whether it’s a bachelor party, a girls weekend or a best friend getaway, there are endless fun things to do in Lake Louise.

Where to stay

Who said sleepovers were for the under 10’s. Book yourselves a two-bedroom suite and relive your best childhood memories with your besties all in the same space!


Lake Louise, your winter playground. Get outdoors and explore this wonderful frozen landscape. From ice skating around the majestic ice castle, to trekking across Lake Louise on snowshoes, or hitting the slopes for some adrenaline filled fun. Top off your day with a little après at iconic Ice Bar

Where to eat

Grab the crew and head to Alpine Social to eat, meet and celebrate. Say ‘Cheers’ as you recount your day’s adventures.

friends drinking in a bar together

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