Buffalo Mountain Lodge

Buffalo Mountain Lodge

700 Tunnel Mountain Road, Banff, AB T1L 1B3, Canada
+1 403 762 2400

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About Buffalo Mountain Lodge

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Within a 10-minute car ride of Banff Airport, Buffalo Mountain Lodge offers a swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a sauna and complimentary Wi-Fi. It is also a short car trip from Mt Norquay and Tunnel Mountain.

There are a range of facilities available to guests of Banff Buffalo Mountain, such as an express check-in and check-out feature, a beauty centre and a 24-hour business centre. It also offers child-minding services, a currency exchange and a reception that operates 24 hours a day. The hotel also features a well-equipped gym.

The hotel's rooms are rustic and offer a kitchenette that is equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave. All provide tea and coffee making facilities and movies-on-demand.

Buffalo Mountain Hotel Banff's restaurants, Sleeping Buffalo Restaurant and Cilantro, offer guests dinner during the evening. There is also the added convenience of an on-site restaurant.

For guests who enjoy exploring local eateries, there is a great selection right on the doorstep. Banff Railway Station is within a 30-minute walk.

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Amenities at Buffalo Mountain Lodge

  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Business centre

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Family rooms
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Disabled access
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine (drinks)


  • Wine glasses
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Blu-ray player
  • TV


  • Feather pillow
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Hiking

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna


  • Picnic area
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Fitness centre

Reviews of Buffalo Mountain Lodge

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700 Tunnel Mountain Road, Banff, AB T1L 1B3

What's nearby

  • Canadian Ski Museum West1.5 km
  • Banff Springs Golf Club1.6 km
  • Canada House Gallery1.7 km
  • Banff Park Museum1.8 km
  • Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies1.8 km
  • Banff Cascades of Time Gardens2 km
  • Bow Falls2.1 km
  • Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum2.2 km
  • Cave and Basin National Historic Site3.2 km
  • Upper Hot Springs3.7 km
  • Banff Gondola3.9 km
  • Mount Norquay6.1 km



Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Buffalo Mountain Lodge

  • The hotel’s stunning meeting facilities divide into four main areas, including smaller boardrooms and more impressive, larger event venues. The Cascade room is a no-frills facility, perfect for boardroom meetings with up to 20 people, whereas the Strathcona and Wainwright rooms seat 48 and 70 people, respectively, and impress with their wooden beam design and natural daylight. The biggest venue at this lodge is the Wapiti Longhouse where up to 99 people can celebrate under the wooden ceiling and with views of the mountain range. With access to the wine cellar, it is perfect for weddings as well.

  • Plonked amidst fir and spruce trees, a stay at this lodge gives guests the ultimate outdoor experience and feeling for a remote mountain lodge. The interior impresses with wooden beams, stone fireplaces, and dark leather furniture to emulate the ultimate cabin-in-the-woods feeling. Despite being close to shops, nightlife, and restaurants, guests get to spot elks and deer crossing the hotel premises every so often, and during hikes, you get to see even more of the area’s wildlife.

  • True to nature’s taste, the hotel’s restaurant specializes in smoked and roasted wild game, accompanied by seasonal vegetables and mushrooms. The dining room allows incredible views over the surrounding nature while enjoying high-quality food and wine from their own wine cellar. Additionally, the wooden beam ceiling construction dominates the interior. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and also features a kid-friendly menu as well as an extensive cocktail menu.

  • For a more casual get-together, guests can also conglomerate in the Sleeping Buffalo Lounge that welcomes with a large fireplace and smaller round tables, and is fashioned almost entirely out of wood. A high ceiling provides an airy atmosphere and there is access to an outside patio. Snacks inspired by the main restaurant’s cuisine can also be enjoyed here and Sunday through Friday from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, guests can benefit from the lounge’s Happy Hour with special rates. For sweet delights, also pop in to the Buffalo Mountain Café, which boasts homemade pies and desserts, muffins, and fresh pastries.

  • Throughout the year, the hotel features a wide array of activities for guests to enjoy and which can be organized by the hotel for your convenience. If you’ve come to explore all the beautiful biking trails surrounding the property, you can store your bike conveniently at this bike-friendly hotel. Other sports include canoeing, cross-country skiing, dog sledding, or sleigh rides. Horseback riding can also be organized, as can white water rafting. For group activities, also consider the Chef’s Table, where a professional chef shares kitchen secrets over wine and you receive a take-away gift bag.

  • For more adventure and fun, check one of the offers and special deals on KAYAK. Some of them include a fantastic gourmet dinner and other perks such as free breakfast. During the holidays, you can get special discounts and stay for longer to enjoy the hotel's various themed evening activities like an eggnog reception, movie nights, and readings. Seasonal offers, such as the one on New Year’s Eve, guarantee fun with DJ entertainment and a complimentary glass of sparkling to clink to the New Year.

  • Buffalo Mountain Lodge is located at 700 Tunnel Mountain Road, 1.6 km from the centre of Banff. Canadian Ski Museum West is the closest landmark to Buffalo Mountain Lodge.

  • Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Buffalo Mountain Lodge.

  • Yes, Buffalo Mountain Lodge offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Buffalo Mountain Lodge offers free parking.

  • Buffalo Mountain Lodge is 107.2 km from Calgary. Buffalo Mountain Lodge is 159.1 km from Red Deer.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Buffalo Mountain Lodge in Banff and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Buffalo Mountain Lodge and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Buffalo Mountain Lodge.

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Distance to city centre

1.6 km

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Distance to airport

107.2 km