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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 - 10:00 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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They have lockers, towels and even old fashioned bathing suits that you can rent. Nice to sit and enjoy the view of the mountains.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
buttscathy
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Barrie, Canada
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Edmonton, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I would recommend in the off season only. Very busy and too many people crowded together. There are many better attractions in Banff.

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Barrie, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

They have lockers, towels and even old fashioned bathing suits that you can rent. Nice to sit and enjoy the view of the mountains.

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Kemptville, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We're in Calgary for work and drove up for the day. I purchased a swim suit on site which was pricey and they insisted I get a bigger size because "they fit small" (they apparently also have swim suit rentals but I couldn't get over the ick factor). Of course the suit was too big in the end :p The... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Just 3 km away from downtown Banff, the hot springs are a nice way to end the day. There is only one large pool, but hey, where else can you go to hot springs for $7? Pretty cheap. They even rent bathing suits if you dont have one (which was my case) for $1.90! It was nice to see the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff were lovely along with the experience. The opening hours makes it very accessible. We went in the night. The experience of being in togs whilst in -36 degrees was awesome.

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Thank NewExplorer16
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What a view? The earlier you get in the better is it. The place do get crowded and very busy. AMA or Caa give you discount. Only bad thing is there no hot water for shower after the hot spring.

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Alberta, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Love this place, I would come here again. I came 2 years ago in September when it was getting a little cold. Love how you can see the mountains and relax.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with 2 girlfriends following a day of snowboarding. It was pretty busy but we didn't have to wait long. It was unfortunate that they didn't seem to have enough staff. The poor guy at the desk served 4 people in front of us (who paid for 2, and the other 2 were going to watch). However - all... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only spent about 30 mins here but it was worth the visit. Just got the bus up from downtown which drops off at the bottom of the driveway up to the springs. You can hire towels etc there and just need a Dollar for the locker. I was concerned about how much time I'd need to be outside between... More 

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Whitmore Lake, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We expected a much more natural attraction--I'm not sure why. The hot springs were captured into what looks like a large swimming pool. It did not seem very sanitary. You could also rent bathing attire. The drive was pretty. Parking was scarce.

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