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Address: 1 Mountain Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B2, Canada
Phone Number: +1 403-762-1515
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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All the amenities of a modern facility are featured in this splendid,...

All the amenities of a modern facility are featured in this splendid, historic spa and bath house—against a backdrop of spectacular alpine scenery. You will luxuriate in the comfort of soothing hot water where travelers have come to “take the waters” for more than a century. Banff’s premier attraction features: a day spa, outdoor terrace, Wonder of water hydrology exhibit and historic swimsuits (1920's) for rent. It also offers an outfitters gift store and the Upper Hot Springs Café.

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Relax and feel the got natural water, though not as in Japan

It's a real I sent (for those fond of Japan) but it's by far not as well decorated, rather it looks as a public swimming pool. Still, I'd highly recommend it for the feeling of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a real I sent (for those fond of Japan) but it's by far not as well decorated, rather it looks as a public swimming pool. Still, I'd highly recommend it for the feeling of the water. And in the neighborhood you'll get the smell of the sulphur water, but not so much inside, they may have cleaned the water...

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Gotta go to this place! Great amenities and you don't even need to bring your own swimsuit. Everything avail - towels, lockers, suits etc. Tip - when you go in, there's a secret spot on the left...look for the rails to hang on to..you need it for the power jet - best massage.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went one evening around 8pm thinking that it would be quieter than during the day...we were wrong! It was really busy and when we were leaving at 9.30 there was a queue of people who had just got off two tour buses arriving! Good price and relaxing to sit in the water and see the glorious views. Consider your... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Upper hot springs is a nice little place, need better crowd management. Safe even for kids and teenagers. Bit more chlorinated water, may cause mild irritation if you don't have a shower after coming out of hot springs. Though there are signage for people to go inside only after leaving footwear, most seems to be walking in with dirty foot... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Is a pool with hot water, actually i do not recommend it for kids, they have to be really well behave as there is not space to swim just to relax in there. For adults is really cool and the view amazing .

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Ottsville, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I went here when we spent the day in the city of Banff. We got parking and walked up and immediately turned around. It was a small little pool with about 100 people smushed in it like sardines. I'm sure this place would be great if it was less crowded but all the people and kids swimming in it grossed... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The hits springs are a bit disappointing. The pool is small and crowded and feels like a normal hot tub. Radium hot springs and Miette are much better choices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wonderful pool for relaxing and seeing views of banff. Unfortunately tourists are unavoidable in banff and so be prepared for a crowded pool during peak tourist season. Parks Canada has done a great job of creating national historic sites which means the atmosphere and architecture of the pools has been kept as similar as possible to what is was when... More 

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Spruce Grove, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very beautiful view of the mountains. There is only 1 pool, so if you are not a fan of hot tubs then it isn't really worth it for you. It was very busy, parking was a bit insane. The change rooms were very clean and spacious.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Banff upper Hot springs is worth the visit. Nice clean pool and a seperate kiddie area. Very reasonable price. Good changing area and showers. Best of all its on a very beautiful setting. You can see beautiful scenery while bathing in the hot spring pool.

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