Canadians can take advantage of the seasonal weather and enjoy their local surroundings with the help of various Fairmont properties across the country. From the mountains to the city, Fairmont properties offer something for every type of explorer.
FALL WEEKEND RETREATS: MOUNTAIN
The iconic Fairmont Banff Springs is offering a new Starlight Concert Series for an intimate evening of incredible music on the Castle’s outdoor terrace, which includes a magical performance by the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and Juno-award winner Celeigh Cardinal. The series is offered exclusively to hotel guests on Friday and Saturdays this fall season. Tickets are $50/ person and be purchased by phone or email.
The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is the perfect setting for a relaxing and rejuvenating fall retreat. Guests are encouraged to de-stress and disconnect in the beautiful Canadian Rockies. Through the hotel’s Wellness Retreat Series, a variety of wellness and medication programs will be offered this fall season including Mindfulness, Mediation and Yoga (Oct 30- Nov 1, 2020 & Nov 6-8, 2020). This all-inclusive retreat led by Tracey Delfs includes seated meditation, mindful eating, mindful-flow yoga classes and mindful walking in nature. The hotel is also offering a Forest Bathing Workshop for outdoor lovers from Sept 19 & 20, which highlight the beautiful autumn scenery and hiking of Lake Louise. The Wellness Retreat all-inclusive packages include three meals, session with facilitator and overnight accommodations. See link here for the full list of fall retreats. Rates from$315 CAD per person based on double occupancy and $400 per person based on single occupancy.
Fairmont Tremblant is offering guided resort walks within the majestic Boreal forest. Guest are encouraged to bring along a picnic from Ricochwet Café to enjoy atop the picturesque Mount Tremblant. The hotel is also offering outdoor activities including golf and encourages guests to experience the sunset in its heated, outdoor pool and hot tubs. Average fall rates $120 weeknights and $295 weekends.
Located in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu is located in close proximity to the best hiking trails in Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie National Park or Grands-Jardins National Park. The Happy Trails package includes overnight accommodations, breakfast, day access to either park and a 20% discount on seasonal equipment rental at either park. For those looking for additional adventure, the new Via Ferrata La Charlevois, a rock-climbing route set into the cliffs beneath the hotel is accessible to guests. Rates start at $249 per room, per night, based on double occupancy.
FALL WEEKEND RETREATS: CITY
The Luxury All-Inclusive Vacation Package by Fairmont Le Fairmont Le Château Frontenac offers personalized dining experiences and seasonal activities for what is sure to be an unforgettable stay in Quebec’s fabled castle. Guests can choose from daily breakfasts or lunches including a carefully-curated picnic basket, afternoon tea or room service; and daily dinner at Bistro Le SAM, five-course Modat Experience menu at the Champlain or room service. Cocktails will also be served at 1608 bar, a river cruise aboard the AML Louis Jolliet, and access to all yoga, cooking demos, wine tastings and more as part of the Chateau Frontenac Experience activities. Starting at CAD $999 per night for two people. Minimum two-night stay required. Available through April 2021.
Fairmont Waterfront has teamed up with Sky Helicopters to create the SKY is the Limit Package for adventure seekers in a truly beautiful, Vancouver setting. Guests will depart from Vancouver Harbour Heliport and enjoy a roundtrip helicopter flight to one of several seasonal mountain landing locations, a backcountry picnic lunch prepared by the Fairmont Waterfront culinary team, and overnight accommodations to rest and relax after an invigorating day of exploration. Rates start at CAD $1,478. plus GST. . Includes two seats on Sky Helicopters flight. Available through December 31, 2020.
Media release and images provided by Sydney Torgov, Chimera Collective.