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Moraine Lake Lodge

3.5 of 5 Lodge   |   PO Box 70, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0l 1E0, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2009
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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81 reviews 81 reviews
42 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2009

We stayed at the Moraine Lake Lodge for several nights this August. The hotel is quite pricey but we decided not to be on a budget hoping to get quality. This was the case but our expectations were not completely fulfilled. We stay at a Deluxe King Cabin in the second row of them with beautiful views of the Lake,... More

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Washington State
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2009

The lakeview cabin could have been a picture in the L.L. Bean catalogue- rustic elegance all the way. It was a chilly night, and the woodburning fireplace, which we didn't expect to light in August, was an added bonus. Dinner in the restaurant was much better than one would expect from a hotel dining room- much nicer than the Fairmont's... More

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London, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2009

It really is as beautiful as it looks in the photos. Lake Moraine is an amazing colour - very turquoise. We stayed here for three nights at the end of our Canadian tour and we definitely saved the best till last. The lodge is located right by the lake so every room gets a view. There are loads of tourists... More

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Stephenville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2009

By far the nicest place in Lake Louise area--the food was amazing--great rooms, great service and the most amazing view!! Hiking trails and free canoeing!! You don't have to pay to park!!!

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Charlotte, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2009

My wife and I began a 2 week trip to the parks of Banff, Waterton and Glacier several weeks ago w/ a 4 nite stay at Moraine Lake Lodge. We stayed in a Wenkchemna Wing Queen rm. , w/ great view. Though our timing was primarily designed to take advantage of "shoulder season" pricing for the last 4 days of... More

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Kingsport, TN
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2009

If you want a nice room with a view that is simply spectacular...this is the place!! If you're staying in the Lake Louise area, and want the beauty without the crowds, then this is your place. We loved it!!

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Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2009

Recently, I traveled with my husband, his parents and my sister-in-law to Canada for 10 days. We stayed at the Moraine Lake Lodge at the end of our trip for 3 nights. This hotel was to be our "splurge" place as it was quite pricey. I have no problem paying a lot of money for a hotel, but I just... More

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bedfordshire
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2009

Stayed at lodge for 2 nights 20, 21st July. Were really looking forward to the stay and we were not disappointed. ( apart from the dull weather and cool temps) If the weather had been good it would been heavenly. TheStaff were very welcoming and the did everything to make our stay wonderful. We had a cabin overlooking the lake... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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11 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2009

The deluxe cabins were sold out, but this was not to be a problem as we stayed in the Lodge Suite. This ended up not being a sacrifice at all. The room was very lovely with our own balcony overlooking the most beautiful lake in the world. We had double sinks, separate tub and shower, soaring ceilings with beautiful wood... More

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naples florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2009

Moraine Lake is an absolutely gorgeous spot and makes it worth staying at the Lodge. Pros: Moraine Lake, hiking trails (and guide), naturalist presentation at night, tea time, friendly and enthusiastic employees, fireplace,deluxe cabins,canoeing,view from the dining room. Cons: Hoardes of day-trippers looking up into your room, breakfast buffet for $15 that is no better than a free one at... More

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Address: PO Box 70, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0l 1E0, Canada
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Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Banff National Park > Lake Louise
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Moraine Lake Lodge 3.5*
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Moraine Lake is the iconic lake pictured on the old Canadian twenty dollar bill. Many visit Moraine Lake, the lucky ones stay at the only accommodation on the lake, Moraine Lake Lodge. Located in Banff National Park, 15 minutes away from Lake Louise, Moraine Lake is known as the Jewel of the Rockies. Steps from their rooms, guests staying at the lodge are treated to the stunning beauty and pristine splendor of the iridescent turquoise-coloured lake and the Valley of the Ten Peaks. Each guest receives a complimentary package that includes guided hiking, naturalist presentations and canoeing on Moraine Lake. Moraine Lake Lodge is also renowned for its cuisine, with signature dishes such as buffalo carpacchio with roasted pine nuts and deer tenderloin with juniper berries. ... more   less 
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