If would like to get away to a near-by upscale hotel, but are put off by over the top prices and crowds during peak seasons, why not try a Friday night trip during off-season for $250 (Friday is $100 cheaper than Saturday). We left work an hour early on Friday to catch dinner in Banff and enjoy the hotel. Check-out is at noon, so you can sleep in a bit, then go for a soak in the hot spring and massage, and still have the rest of the afternoon to enjoy Banff before returning home. It was a nice little get-away, to surprise the wife, that had most of the benefit of a longer "upscale" excursion that you can do on a budget and can do spontaneously any off-season Friday night and helps to break up the Fall blues. We enjoyed it and didn't cost too much.
Nestled in the mountains 750 feet above the town of Banff, The Rimrock Resort Hotel is across from the Upper Hot Springs and …More