Located in the magnificent Banff National Park, about 2 hours away from Calgary, Lake Louise is one of the most mesmerizing villages in the world. This Mountain resort is located in the enchanting southern slopes of the Merlin Ridge, between Mount Richardson, Ptarmigan Peak, Pika Peak and Redoubt Mountain which are all 3000m (10,000 ft) high.
Traveling on the Lake Louise sightseeing Gondola which is open year round, visitors can delight in the fantastic view which offers a plethora of glaciers, natural springs, turquoise lakes, wildflowers and glimpses of wild animals such as elk, deer, cougar or a wandering grizzly bear. People who visit this area can also participate in activities such as ice skating, Lake Louise boat cruises, dog sledding, heli-skiing and cross country skiing.
Lake Louise hotels selected by eGuide
|Lake Louise Inn
Nested among the lush forests of Banff National Park in the Canadian Rockies, this hotel is steps from Lake Louise village and offers local shuttle service along with cosy accommodations. No matter the season, guests at Lake Louise Inn can discover an endless variety of recreational activities. With the nearby Pipestone River, guests can enjoy fishing and canoeing. Top-rated ski trails along with scenic hiking paths and horseback riding is also available. Lake Louise town centre is within walking distance of the hotel and features unique shops and local restaurants.
|Moraine Lake Lodge
Set in Banff National Park in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, near a variety of recreational activities, this Lake Louise, Alberta hotel offers luxurious accommodations with views of Moraine Lake. Moraine Lake Lodge features guestrooms and cabins with hand-crafted log furniture and comfortable beds with lavish bedding. After exploring the areas around the lodge on one of the guided hikes, guests can relax in the bathroom's soaking tub. This mountain escape offers no telephones or TVs in any of the room, but a guest phone and internet access is available in the lobby.
|Cathedral Mountain Lodge
Set in the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains in Yoho National Park, on the edge of the glacier-fed Kicking Horse River, this Lake Louise, Alberta hotel offers comfortable accommodations. Cathedral Mountain Lodge features log cabins with wood-burning stone fireplaces and private decks. Luxurious features include cosy bathrobes, slippers and Aveda spa products. For complete relaxation, there is no TV or telephone in the cabin.