Featuring a day spa, as well as a swimming pool, a sauna and a Jacuzzi, Elk + Avenue Hotel is conveniently situated close to the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies and the Banff Park Museum. It is close to the area's tourist hot spots and is within a 10-minute walk of Banff Railway Station.
Those staying at the hotel are invited to benefit from the relaxation facilities, which include a beauty centre. Convenient services include an express check-in/check-out feature and a luggage storage area.
Equipped to ensure an enjoyable stay, rooms at Elk + Avenue Hotel have wireless internet access, tea and coffee making facilities and a refrigerator. They are also fitted with a shower, a hair dryer and cable/satellite channels.
The hotel houses Ricky's All Day Grill, which offers breakfast, lunch and dinner and presents guests with everything they require for an enjoyable evening within the hotel. Each evening, guests can wind down in the lounge bar. Guests are also able to try one of the various bars and cafés in the local area.
Elk + Avenue Hotel has easy access to Mt Norquay and The Banff Centre. The surrounding area is also popular for its shopping.
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Cons:No AC, room was too warm
Cons:We were in a room facing the lobby lounge and it was loud. Lots of foot traffic in the morning, screaming children etc.
Cons:Staff. Basic room, no bathroom fan, poor views.
|Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00|
|Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.|
For families that will be staying at the Elk & Avenue Hotel, consider booking one of the Loft Rooms, as they are spacious, can comfortably fit up to four guests, and have a large desk and work area. To have a particularly luxurious experience during your trip, there is the Junior Suite, which includes amenities such as a modern living room, an ensuite bathroom, and a fully-stocked mini bar.
To learn more about the surrounding region and receive free materials such as maps and brochures, head to the Banff Visitor Center, which is only a 7m walk from the Elk & Avenue Hotel. If you enjoy art, there is the All In The Wild Gallery, a shop that can be reached by car in 4m and sells a selection of works from local artists. A 5m drive from the hotel, the Banff Park Museum National Historic Site is a natural history museum that is placed in a historical building that dates back to 1903 and features a variety of educational exhibits.
If you would like to grab a quick tea and pastry, go to Whitebark Cafe, a casual coffee shop that is a 3m walk from the Elk & Avenue Hotel and known for being cozy and having outdoor seating. For those that enjoy Italian food, Pacini is a restaurant that can be reached on foot in less than 5m, and it serves late-night food. Only a 2m walk from the hotel, Rocky Mountain Flatbread Banff serves delicious sandwiches, salads, and pizzas. For items such as steaks and pork chops, there is Saltlik Banff, an upscale restaurant that is a 3m drive from the hotel.
For guests that are from the region, there is the Alberta Locals Special, a package that will provide you with several amenities, including free daily breakfast for the duration of your stay at the Elk & Avenue Hotel. To benefit from this special, simply make sure that you have proof of residency when you check in at the hotel. Around the time of certain holidays, there are also deals where you can receive a discount on your booking or a free night at the hotel if you make a reservation for a certain length.
Due to the distance between the two locations, the best way for guests to go from Calgary International Airport to the Elk & Avenue Hotel is by driving, which will take you around 1h 35m to 1h 45m depending on the time of the year that you are traveling. If you are hoping to save money during your trip, it is also possible to use public transportation, like the local Banff North Bound bus, which will take you between 2h and 2h 15m.
The Elk & Avenue Hotel is located at 333 Banff Avenue, 0.4 km from the centre of Banff. Canadian Ski Museum West is the closest landmark to The Elk & Avenue Hotel.
Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Elk & Avenue Hotel.
Yes, The Elk & Avenue Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.
Yes, The Elk & Avenue Hotel offers free parking.
No, The Elk & Avenue Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.
The Elk & Avenue Hotel is 108.5 km from Calgary. The Elk & Avenue Hotel is 160.4 km from Red Deer.
Yes, The Elk & Avenue Hotel is a pet-friendly hotel.
No, The Elk & Avenue Hotel does not have a pool on-site.