Located minutes from downtown Banff, Inns Of Banff offers guests over two hundred luxurious and comfortable rooms. There have been recent renovations and the hotel also offers fourteen condos and cottages. Located in the hotel you will find a ski rental shop and a gift shop where you can find a number of souvenirs. All guests of the Inns Of Banff will receive free parking, free internet access and a free Banff roam transit pass. This transit pass will allow you to take the shuttle to the center of downtown Banff as well as to the Banff Hot Springs and the Banff Gondola. The shuttle runs every day from early morning to eleven at night. Once you check into the hotel you can get your transit passes from the front desk and they can be used for the duration of your stay.
There are nine different room options at the Inns of Banff ranging from your typical standard guestroom all the way up to the Swiss Village suite. If you are travelling on a budget then the standard room will be the perfect choice for you. In this room you will find two double beds, a coffee maker, cable television and a hairdryer in the bathroom. If you are wondering if this would be the best choice for you, you can now see the guestroom floor plan on the hotels website.
If you are travelling with a large group of people you may want to spend the extra money and upgrade to the three bedroom condo. In the condo you will find a fully contained condo that has separate areas for sleeping and sitting. There are two full bathrooms which give you added comfort when you are staying with a lot of people and children. There is a fully equipped kitchen as well where you can cook your own meals instead of spending a lot of money dining out.
You are also able to reserve accommodations at the Swiss Village. In 2005 the Swiss Village officially became part of the Inns Of Banff, but is still located in a separate building. The rooms in this building are simple but elegant. You can choose from a room that has two double beds or one that has just one queen bed. When staying in this building you can take in the breathtaking scenery from the second storey patio. From here you can easily see the Cascade Mountains.
There is no restaurant located inside the Inns Of Banff but there are number of dining options within walking distance of the hotel. Here you will find a wide selection from fine dining to small family restaurants. There is also a wide selection of food options. One night you may choose to experience some wonderful Japanese cuisine and the next night you may feel like grabbing a burger at Chilis Bar and Grill. There are some restaurants that offer discounts to guests of the Inns Of Banff and it is a great idea to check with the hotel staff before heading out for a great meal.