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- Non-smoking hotel
- Microwave in room
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
TripAdvisor Reviews Bumpers Inn Banff
Travel Blogs from Banff
... side of the car, on the illogical side of the road) with the Mk theme tune in my head, half expecting to get 'nana'd by an Fat Italian Plumber. That's my excuse for missing that red light anyway.... Also, since when did the Chinese invade, conquer and repopulate Canada?! We climbed all the way too the top of Sulphur Mountain (I'm telling you, Mario Kart influences all over this place), and couldnt move at all on the walkway due to masses of tour groups who ...
... a sense of accomplishment to have made it to the summit, we felt like we owned that view and oh how good it felt to ride the Gondola down. Cashe and I agree that we saved the best for last on Saturday. We awoke early and drove to Lake Louise to hike to the Plains of Six glacier tea house. Most people just hike to Lake Agnes but we decided the extra hour was worth it as the glacier tea house has no electricity- they do everything old school! The hike up the mountain was glorious, ...
... street 3-6 ft farther than the cars… really a MESS!
So in Banff National Park is a hot spring… these hot springs started the whole Canadian National Parks Program a few years after our Teddy Roosevelt created Yellowstone… Our first National Park… at first the hot springs was owned by some guys who built the rail road that crossed Canada… These guys were regular folks and worked on the construction ...
... we could see the single train travelling in three directions as it was traversing the tunnels to scale the pass. And we finished with a stopover at the beautiful Emerald Lake before heading to Lake Louise. The drive up to the lake gives the impression that you are just in a marshy meadow and when The Fairmont comes into view it really gives no hint of what is behind the hotel. But once in and through the doors the impact is magical. At checkin, ...
... chocolate and headed back down then had to wait for 40 mins for the bus. Had dinner at the restaurant and a Thanksgiving menu was on the go which I had - pumpkin soup very nice slightly different flavour to ours, Roast turkey, cranberry sauce, veg and garlic mashed potato and gravy yum and then pumpkin pie - very sweet and a coupe reds.. While I was having dinner was checking FB and saw Matt Sinclair's page post of him talking to Jenny which was absolutely tearfully joyful to ...