The Rimrock Resort Hotel

Banff, Alberta

The hotel

A stunning resort hotel, The Rimrock Resort Hotel combines comfort and luxury with breathtaking mountain and alpine views. Its style, décor and hospitality is unmatched, making this a very special place to enjoy a very special holiday. Exquisite French cuisine can be enjoyed at the AAA/CAA 5-Diamond Eden Dining Room with its award-winning wine list. Primrose Dining Room also offers a delicious range of steak, seafood and à la carte meals. Before dinner, enjoy a drink in the very grand surrounds of the Larkspur lounge, retiring afterwards to Divas, a martini jazz lounge whose walls are adorned with Hollywood's most famous women!

Amenities

  • Bar
  • Ski
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • No Smoking
  • Babysitting service
  • Room Service
  • Valet parking
  • Evening Entertainment
  • Fitness Centre/Gym
  • Laundry Service
  • Internet Access

Where is it

Perched above the town of Banff, across from Banff's Upper Hot Springs and within walking distance to Banff Gondola. 5-minute drive to Downtown Banff.

Hotel information

343 rooms on 9 floors in 1 building with 6 lifts. All with air-conditioning and heating, cable TV with pay-per-view films and Internet games, 2 telephones, complimentary WiFi access, safe, mini-fridge, tea/coffee-making facilities, iron and board, hairdryer and bathroom amenities. Standard Rooms have 1 king-size bed or 2 queen-size beds, sleeping maximum 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Please note: To guarantee a king-size bed, there is a $15.00 surcharge and would be based on availability.

Premium Rooms with views of the Bow and Spray valleys, bathrobes and 1 king-size bed or 2 queen-size beds, sleeping maximum 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Grand View Rooms with views of the Canadian Rockies, turn-down service, bathrobes, complimentary valet parking and 1 king-size bed or 2 queen-size beds, sleeping maximum 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

2 restaurants and 2 bars: Eden Dining Room (fine French cuisine, open for dinner), Primrose Dining Room (Italian influenced cuisine, steak and seafood, open for breakfast and dinner), Larkspur Lounge, Divas Martini Lounge and Rimrock Café. Indoor swimming pool, whirlpool, pool deck with sauna, lounge chairs and tables. Full-service spa*. Fitness centre (over 16 years only) with cardio equipment and free weights. Complimentary WiFi access in public areas. Boutiques and convenience stores on site. Laundry/dry-cleaning service* and secure ski-storage facilities. 24-hour room service*. Babysitting*. A complimentary bus service is available to Rimrock guests to downtown Banff. In winter, The Rimrock Resort also offers a complimentary Ski Connector service for guests heading to the ski hills. Concierge provides a complimentary ski connector service between the hotel and the downtown ski buses. Complimentary pick up from the ski bus back to the hotel is also available. Guests are advised to contact concierge on their arrival for more information on this service. Self-parking C$18, Valet parking C$32, both plus tax, (payable locally, subject to change).

Wheelchair accessible rooms available on request. Please note that these rooms are subject to availability and may be restricted to specific room categories and bedding arrangements. Rooms and facilities vary between hotels so please check at the time of booking. For more information and contact details please check out our Special Assistance page

*Denotes local charge.

Please note: Breakfast is available at an extra supplement.

Please note: 100% Smoke-free - The Rimrock now offers a smoke free environment for all guests and staff. Designated smoking areas are located outside the Rimrock.

Please note: To guarantee a king-size bed, there is a $15.00 surcharge and would be based on availability.

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Image of the Tripadvisor rating Rimrock Rocks!

Jul 24, 2021 annemarisols

Our stay as a family in this hotel was exceptional, welcoming and friendly team, with magnificent view of the mountains, a minute walk to the Banff Gondola and Sulphur Mountain trails, complimentary bus passes via ROAM transit to downtown just right in front of the hotel, clean and very hard working housekeeping team, nice pool and hot tub, sauna… Read more
Our stay as a family in this hotel was exceptional, welcoming and friendly team, with magnificent view of the mountains, a minute walk to the Banff Gondola and Sulphur Mountain trails, complimentary bus passes via ROAM transit to downtown just right in front of the hotel, clean and very hard working housekeeping team, nice pool and hot tub, sauna area. Next time we visit we will try their restaurant I am hearing a lot of great feedbacks. Overall experience was great and awesome. Read less
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Great Views!

Jul 22, 2021 BentleysPal Milton, Canada

This is a very good hotel. Comfortable room, fabulous views of Banff, the Bow River and the mountains. Excellent food and service. It’s a pricey place to stay but I sat at the window staring at the view for hours so I suppose it all works out. I was not impressed with the $22/day parking; at $414/night, the parking should be included. Other than… Read more
This is a very good hotel. Comfortable room, fabulous views of Banff, the Bow River and the mountains. Excellent food and service. It’s a pricey place to stay but I sat at the window staring at the view for hours so I suppose it all works out. I was not impressed with the $22/day parking; at $414/night, the parking should be included. Other than that, it was worth it! Read less
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Amazing hotel!

Jul 15, 2021 Nancy G Calgary, Canada

Love the Rimrock! We had such a great family getaway, our room was amazing with had a balcony and a beautiful view of the mountains. The only thing being a family of 5 next time I would get a room with a sofa bed so the kids have more room to sleep. For supper we went to Primrose, our meal was amazing and Our server Julie was wonderful. Actually… Read more
Love the Rimrock! We had such a great family getaway, our room was amazing with had a balcony and a beautiful view of the mountains. The only thing being a family of 5 next time I would get a room with a sofa bed so the kids have more room to sleep. For supper we went to Primrose, our meal was amazing and Our server Julie was wonderful. Actually everyone working there were amazing including the manager who was so friendly and nice. Read less
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Awesome Service

Jul 11, 2021 garryp809

Thank you Rimrock employees you did a fantastic job right from checking in, Valet, restaurant servers and house keeping.We will be back again top notch people top notch service. I would recommend to all of my family, friends and colleagues.
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Always an Amazing Stay

Jul 11, 2021 MFay204 Airdrie, Canada

Our go to Hotel when spending a weekend in Banff! Views from each each room are amazing! The staff are always so helpful, energetic, and always making sure you are enjoying your stay! Only a 4 minute walk to Mount Sulphur Hiking Trail or Gondola! This hotel also offers amazing food, from Fine Dining, to Casual eats!