Fairmont Banff Springs
Address: 405 Spray Ave.
Called "The Castle in the Rockies," this 120-year-old, 778-unit property lives up to its nickname with splendid restaurants (buffet breakfasts are legendary at Bow Valley Grill), a sybaritic 38,000-square-foot spa, championship-quality golf course, and lavish rooms, most with jaw-dropping views.
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