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Banff 2015

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Best Views Built into the side of Sulphur Mountain, The Rimrock Resort Hotel offers the best views of the town of Banff and the magnificent Bow Valley. The resort has just finished a complete refreshment of all guest rooms, including the Suite Infinity, with a 1,100-sq.-ft.-terrace commanding the finest view in Banff. The in-house convention facilities of 18,000 sq. ft., including the Wildrose ballroom, feature huge picture windows offering views of the surrounding mountains. The hotel's signature restaurant, Eden, has garnered the AAA/CAA 5-Diamond award for ten straight years. For planners looking for a one-stop solution for groups of up to 600, The Rimrock offers ease of execution all wrapped up in one beautiful package. Rocky Mountain High Impress and inspire your group with a view of the Rockies that few your conference a success. Ease of Access: Banff National Park is just a 90-minute transfer west from Calgary International Airport, with daily arrivals from major Canadian and international cities. The hamlet of Lake Louise is located only 45 minutes from the Town of Banff. Local DMCs and transportation companies will make getting here a breeze and the views as you transfer in from Calgary of the mountains gradually getting bigger before your eyes are just the start of this spectacular scenery. Offsite venues: Banff's Mt. Norquay and the Lake Louise Ski Resort have recently revamped their group and event space offering at both resort base lodges and mid-mountain and mountaintop venues. In Lake Louise, the sight- seeing gondola ride to view natural wildlife can be combined with a buy-out at the recently renovated Whitehorn Lodge complete with scenic wraparound views from the terrace. Banff's Mt. Norquay has also revamped its iconic teahouse, now the Cliffhouse Bistro (attainable by chairlift), with executive chef Morne Burger on board. One-of-a-kind views and delectable cuisine from the Cliffhouse can be savoured from June to October.

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