Relax in Comfort at the Rimrock Resort Hotel

Oct 18, 2020

Offering spectacular views that are nestled close to the Canadian Rockies, The Rimrock Resort Hotel is located in Banff National Park on the slope of Sulphur Mountain, approximately three miles south of downtown Banff and across from Banff’s Upper Hot Springs. 

The welcome sign at the Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff, Alberta.

The stunning 5-star resort is surrounded by wilderness and majestic mountains, combining luxury and comfort to its guests in a way that is unparalleled. With its winning décor and the exceptional hospitality of its staff, The Rimrock Resort Hotel is regarded as one of the best places to stay for guests that want a singular experience for an unforgettable vacation. 

The Rimrock Resort Hotel nestled in the Rocky Mountains in Banff, Alberta.

There is a plethora of reasons why guests rave about The Rimrock Resort Hotel, starting with the picturesque views and the accommodations that set is apart from the contenders. Each room on the property boasts neutral tones, dark wood accents, and the latest 32-inch LCD televisions as well as wireless internet access. Food connoisseurs also will love that The Rimrock Resort has four dining venues and lounges that cater to a multitude of tastes. 

A look up at the Rimrock Resort Hotel on a fall day.

Outstanding Guest Rooms

With 343 rooms across 9 floors, The Rimrock Resort provides 6 elevators for guests’ convenience, with each room featuring air conditioning and heating, cable TV with pay-per-view options, internet games, free WiFi access, 2 telephones, security safe, coffee machine, mini-fridge, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, and bathroom amenities. 

A guest suite at the Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff, Alberta.

All bathrooms feature magnifying mirrors and Erno Laszlo designed toiletries, with upgraded rooms offering distinct views of the mountains, with some offering balconies.

A guest room washroom at the Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff, Alberta.

Standard Rooms

The Rimrock Resort offers standard rooms that consist of either 1 king-size bed or 2 queen-size beds to accommodate 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. 

Premium Rooms

Offering guests a view of the Bow and Spray valleys, bathrobes, and 1 king-size bed or 2 queen-size beds, Premium Rooms can accommodate a maximum of 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. 

Grand View Rooms

Offering guests an amazing view of the Canadian Rockies, Grand View Rooms consist of either 1 king-size bed or 2 queen-size beds to accommodate a maximum of 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, plus bathrobes, turn-down service, and free valet parking. 

A guest suite at the Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff, Alberta.

All the Amenities 

Spa and Pool for R&R

The Rimrock Resort not only offers great design in the accommodations, but also for their spa and pool that provide an atmosphere perfect for some rest and relaxation. The indoor pool is big enough to swim laps, with wooden lounge chairs surrounding the area and floor-to-ceiling windows, plus an indoor whirlpool, saunas and steam rooms. During the warmer months, guests can use the outdoor deck that is adjacent to the indoor pool. A full-service staff is also available to provide individuals and couples massage treatments that include body massages, facials, manicures, pedicures, and waxing services as walk-in or scheduled appointments. 

Fitness Center and Adventure Planning

On site is also a round-the-clock fitness center that guests can utilize that offers several cardio machines, weight training equipment, yoga mats, free weights, and exercise balls. There are also squash courts available as well as racket and ball rentals.

For those that are searching for something outside of the hotel, the concierge is available to arrange outdoor activities as well, including whitewater rafting, horseback riding, snowshoeing, dog sledding, and snowboarding. Avid shoppers can travel to downtown Banff via the free bus system and take in a few museums as well. 

Fine Dining 

The Rimrock has two restaurants and two lounges on site, including the AAA Five Diamond Award-winning Eden that serves French cuisine using local ingredients and the Primrose Dining Room that specializes in Italian cuisine. The Larkspur Lounge and Divas Cocktail Bar provide cocktails that are made by a team of premium mixologists. 

Meeting Areas

With more than 18,000 square feet of space available, The Rimrock has a convention center area that provides all the supplies necessary to accommodate business meetings. The Wildrose Ballroom is able to accommodate as many as 600 people or can be divided into smaller spaces as required, with a 24-hour business center also available. 

A guest suite at the Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff, Alberta.

Make Your Reservation Today

Make your next vacation truly ultimate, in one of the most iconic Canadian destinations, Banff, and stay where you can relax and enjoy your time away. With award-winning facilities and reviews, The Rimrock Resort offers the perfect place to bring a loved one and family members that need an escape from the every day. Make your reservation at the Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff, Alberta, today. 

The Rimrock Resort Hotel nestled in the Rocky Mountains in Banff, Alberta.

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Brian Webb

Brian Webb


Brian Webb is the founder and editor-in-chief of HomoCulture, a celebrated content creator, and winner of the prestigious Mr. Gay Canada – People’s Choice award. An avid traveler, Brian attends Pride events, festivals, street fairs, and LGBTQ friendly destinations through the HomoCulture Tour. He has developed a passion for discovering and sharing authentic lived experiences, educating about the LGBTQ community, and using both his photography and storytelling to produce inspiring content. Originally from the beautiful Okanagan Valley in the southern interior of British Columbia, Brian now lives in Vancouver, British Columbia. His personal interests include travel, photography, physical fitness, mixology, drag shows.

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