Stay at Buffalo Mountain Lodge
Buffalo Mountain Lodge, located on beautiful Tunnel Mountain, just a few minutes drive from the centre of Banff is an oasis amongst the mountains.
Buffalo Mountain Lodge, CanadaOur rating: Medium
Buffalo Mountain Lodge, located on beautiful Tunnel Mountain, just a few minutes drive from the centre of Banff, is an oasis amongst the mountains. Built of timber and fieldstone, the natural textures of the landscape are reflected in the buildings of the lodge. The main building features a huge stone fireplace complete with buffalo head, wooden cathedral post, beam ceilings and an elk antler chandelier. The fireside is a charming place to enjoy a drink before or after dinner whilst the adjacent dining room offers delicious local cuisine and an award-winning wine selection. For more casual dining, during the peak summer months, Cilantro Mountain Café is a lovely spot for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
In total there are 108 rooms located in two-storey annexes in the grounds. The Lodge rooms are the standard room type and are fairly small but cosy, while the suites also have sofa beds. The Premier rooms are larger with wooden cathedral ceilings, and have bathrooms with claw-foot baths, separate walk-in showers and heated floors. All rooms have a balcony or patio and a wood-burning fieldstone fireplace; the rooms have televisions and wireless internet. In addition there is a lovely outdoor hot tub and weights and steam rooms.