The Overlander Mountain Lodge is a proud founding member of the Charming Inns of Alberta. It a collection of Unique Inns and Lodges, privately owned, that focus on a unique guest centered experience. You can visit the group site here or read a description below with links to the individual website.
A luxury bed and breakfast in the beautiful forests of Central Alberta, Prairie Creek is the perfect place for a romantic getaway or a relaxing retreat. The Inn's nine guest rooms and two executive cottages each boast a soaker tub, fireplace and feather duvets. The Deerview Meeting Room and Heartstone Restaurant make this fantastic place for special events or meetings. The Inn is just 17 km from Rocky Mountain House, and Prairie Creek is right on the property.
A Bear and Bison Inn is undoubtedly one of the most breathtaking lodges in Alberta. With mesmeric, panoramic views of the glorious Canadian Rockies, the finest dining and ten luxurious rooms, each one uniquely styled but with four-poster bed, fireplace, whirlpool tub and balcony as standard, this hotel is out of this world. Only minutes from Banff National Park and a little over an hour from the Columbia Ice Fields, the Inn is also the perfect base from which to explore some of the of the most wondrous countryside that Canada has to offer.
With 20 beautiful guest rooms, each one uniquely tailored, classic Tudor English exterior and English gardens to boot, the Georgetown Inn is considered by many to be Canmore's best. Open since 1993, this hotel lies only minutes from the splendour of Banff National Park and the Canadian Rockies beyond. After a day's exploring the region's rich surroundings, we rcommend a trip to Canmore's historic Miner's Lamp pub before heading back to relax and unwind within the Georgetown Inn's welcoming warmth of open fires and Albertan hospitality, with a touch of European charm.
Situated on the outskirts of the town of Drumheller and deep in the heart of the Canadian Badlands lies the Heartwood Inn and Spa. A converted boarding house from the early 1900's, this accommodation offers a pampered alternative to the Rocky Mountains' lodges. A popular rest spot for those returning from the Rosebud Theater, the Royal Tyrell Museum or the Dinosaur Trail Golf and Country Club, this friendly and welcoming hotel has eight rooms and a separate group or 'honeymoon' cottage. Enjoy the Inn's authentic, rural charm and take advantage of the host of lusciously indulgent treats that the spa has to offer.
For the environmentally aware, the award-winning eco-tourism Aurum Lodge is like no other accommodation in the whole of Alberta. Perfectly situated at the base of some of Canada's most spectacular Rocky Mountains and nestled atop of the banks of the Abraham Lake, surrounded by lush evergreen forest, the lodge is quite simply, stunning. Canoeing and hiking opportunities, the Kootenary Plains Ecologiccal Reserve, Bighorn Dam and Crescent Falls are just a handful of the many visitors' treats on offer.
The perfect accommodation, award-winning Crandell Mountain Lodge is one of Alberta's most gorgeous rustic retreats. Cozy, warm and welcoming, the lodge is bursting with character and offers rooms, suites and roaring fireplaces. Situated in Waterton National Park, this hotel lies on the doorstep of some of Canada's most breathtaking wildernesses - the Rocky Mountains, the prairies and ancient lakes. Joined with the adjacent Glacier National Park, the two sites become one and hold the distinction of being UNESCO World Heritage listed, an International Peace Park and Biosphere Reserve, the only area of its kind in the entire world.
Mount Engadine was named by Pure Canada as one of the top five coolest places to see a music concert, and it soon becomes apparent why. Unforgettable scenery nestled above the pristine Moose Meadows and embraced by a great swathe of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, the area is also home to the legendry Bald Eagles. After a day spent skiing, hiking gorgeous trails or ambling round our heavenly creek, head on back to the blazing warmth of the lodge's real fire place and experience Canadian hospitality at its very best.
Elkwater Lake Lodge and Resort is located in the beautiful Cyprus Hills Interprovincial Park, the only interprovincial park in Canada. Visitors to the park will see the beautiful valleys and lush landscape of the area, as well as wildlife such as deer, wild turkeys, elk and moose. The resort's Buglers Dining Room and Lounge serves delicious fresh meals made from locally grown ingredients, and the Woodlands Spa is a great place for a day of pampering.
The Juniper Hotel and Bistro in Banff, Alberta, is surrounded by gorgeous scenic views of Banff National Park, Bow Valley and Vermillion Lakes. This is the only lodging available north of the TransCanada highway, and offers guests plenty of opportunities for entertainment. From bird watching to kayaking, there is always an abundance of things to do in the area. The decoration for the hotel's 52 rooms, suites, chalets and penthouses is inspired by the nature that surrounds the lodge and its rich history. The Bistro chef ensures that all food served in the lodge's restaurant are fresh, and prepared expertly.
Baker Creek Chalets is a family owned resort in the heart of the beautiful Canadian Rockies. The resort is made up of private log chalets, jacuzzi suites, and luxury suites. Baker Creek Restaurant offers fantastic dining while the Heritage Centre is perfect for private meetings and events. The resort's central location allows visitors to explore the beauty of Banff Park as well as Lake Louis. Baker Creek is open year round and various activities include skiing, hiking, fishing and biking.