Connecting you to the Spirit of Winter. In the heart of Banff National Park there lies a frozen world of mystery and wonder; a winter wonderland that is the perfect blend of old world elegance and profound natural beauty. The brave, the bold and the curious are drawn to our real life snow globe where the spirit of winter is alive.
Need winter inspiration? We’ve got you covered.
Step into a world of adventure & exploration
For the insider track of our famous backyard, join one of our mountain guides on a winter adventure. Join them for an interactive cross-country ski or snowshoe tour to learn about the magnificent wildlife and how it survives the harsh conditions of the season or about the history of the Lake Louise area.
Ski world-class terrain
Make the most of our mountain base camp by hitting the slopes right from our doorstep. Not only is there a ski resort in Lake Louise, but there are two other resorts, Sunshine Village and Mount Norquay, within a one-hour drive. With three easily accessible ski resorts, you will relish our alpine paradise of adventure and exploration.
Snowshoe across majestic Lake Louise
Imagine the feeling of walking on clouds while journeying through pristine wilderness that is quiet and still. Covered by snow for more than five months of the year, the Lake Louise area is superb for this ancient and efficient mode of travel. Join one of our accredited Mountain Adventure Guides on one of their favourite trails.
BRING IN YOUR BODY AND WE’LL GIVE YOU BACK YOUR MIND
Visit The Spa, our tranquil oasis and allow our team to take you on a journey of blissful indulgence. Plan your visit after a day of mountain adventure and emerge feeling refreshed and ready to embrace whole body wellness.
GLIDE ON CANADA’s MOST ICONIC ICE RINK
Surrounded by mountain peaks and pine trees covered in in a blanket of snow. Skate on the lake that is on every hockey players bucket list. With a world-class view of Victoria Glacier, discover why CNN claimed Lake Louise as World’s Best Skating Rink in 2014.
PLEASE NOTE that the ice rink is now closed for the season.
DASH THROUGH THE SNOW IN a winter sleigh ride
Sit back, relax and cozy up bundled beneath a blanket on a horse drawn sleigh! Take in the breathtaking sights of sparkling snow and spectacular scenery as you ride along the lake-side trail. Marvel at the ice falls at the end of the lake or the glow of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise on an evening ride.
No equipment? no problem!
Chateau Ski and Snow Rentals offers high performance rentals so you can enjoy the Winter Wonderland that is outside your door. Choose your adventure for the day from a range of ice skates, toboggans, cross country skis, snowshoes and top of the line alpine skis and snowboards.
INDULGE ALL OF YOUR SENSES WITH A SPOT OF TEA
Gaze out the floor-to-ceiling windows at the gracefully falling snow. Hear the splash of your teaspoon as you pull it out of the warm china. Prepare to indulge all of your senses when you experience Afternoon Tea at the Chateau.
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CHRISTMAS AT THE CHATEAU
Celebrating Christmas at the Chateau Lake Louise is on every holiday lovers bucket list. With a plethora of festive themed activities, fine dining selections and opportunities for winter adventures, you are going to wish it could be Christmas everyday.
NEW YEAR’s EVE IN LAKE LOUISE
Ringing in the New Year at the Chateau Lake Louise is all about indulgence. Savour the last moments of your year as you treat yourself to decadent feasts, mouthwatering cocktails and specially orchestrated new years events hosted by the hotel.