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Lake Louise

111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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Beautiful lake surrounded by woods and hiking trails.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a beautiful place, everywhere you look is an unbelievable scenery. Arrived after lunch on a sunday and there were a lot of people but we managed to find a parking. The trail along the lake is very flat and well maintained so you can...More

Thank chmartin2016
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The view and scenery is breath taken beyond imaginable no words can describe the beauty. It wasn't to busy for crowd of people and parking was not that hard to find.

Thank Josee D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous lake - beautiful sunrise , great hotel ( fairmont)... Rockies are fabulous and beautiful at this time of year

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a gorgeous place but all the lakes in the area are also lovely. There are walks around the Lake and canoes to hire which a lot of people were using. Just a beautiful place

Thank watkini
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful lake that we loved to sit by, hike by, eat by during our vacation! We loved our time being at the lake. We were looking forward to seeing the lake on our vacation and it didn't disappoint! Loved the color and the hiking!

Thank timhuset
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must see for visitors. Driving probably the most convenience way to be there. However carpark space is limited and there is a shuttle from the town of lake Louise. The lake is very beautiful, although a bit crowded. Better to be there in the...More

Thank DennisSB
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Simply stunning. Do not miss seeing this glorious treasure. Commend the foresight the early Canadian Pacific people in making this beautiful glacial lake accessible for all to see.

Thank writerbarbking
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful but extremely busy with tourists. Parking was a problem. Very long walk from car. Get there early

Thank dawnie862017
Reviewed 2 days ago

The lake is nice, clear water, nice mountains but to sum it up, it is nothing special compared to most of the other lakes (peyto, clearwater, azure, ...) which you can find the area. The whole area is totally busy with tourists and you have...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 days ago

The lake with its background of snow covered mountains was gorgeous. However there were far too many people around. Perhaps a better choice will be to stay in a small hotel nearby, and visit in the early morning or late evening. Then may be one...More

Thank Sunny C
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I am interested in a kayak tour around lake louise. Can anyone recommend a tour operator?
April 30, 2017|
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Response from Allison M | Reviewed this property |
The Boathouse unless you have your own canoe ☺
Annette L
Hi, I am planning to travel with a 6 and a 9 years old and interested to rent a canoe and paddle around the lake. However, am not experienced in paddling, will that be a risky move? As well, will there be a website for the rental company? and where does it locate?
April 24, 2017|
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Response from debrakgrose | Reviewed this property |
Hi Annette ... There are canoe rentals at the boathouse on the west shore of the lake. However, life jackets are a must when you are canoeing, especially with children. It is a great experience, but I would ask at the... More
Neha M
Hello everyone!! Hope you all are having good time! I am thinking to visit Banff, Jasper, Rockies in September first week. I need to know if the weather is good in September first week? And how can I go to Canmore from Calgary Airport? I am thinking to book my hotel in Canmore and then I am thinking to book my hotel in Hinton. So is it tough to visit Banff from Canmore and to visit Jasper and Rockies from Hinton? Please help me out!! Thanks!! Regards, Neha
April 23, 2017|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Neha, We had excellent weather around Banff at the end of August beginning of September last year. From Calgary airport my suggestion is Brewsters Airporter Bus (between Calgary and Banff) they stop in Canmore. There... More