Pet-Friendly Hotels in Banff | Pooch-Perfect Getaways

Treat you and your pup to a pet-friendly vacation in the mountains. Think glorious scenery, long walks and cosy fireplaces for you to recharge.

Heading to Banff on a family vacation? Well, there is no reason why your furry family member can’t tag along. Skip the extra costs of kennels or bugging a friend to watch your pup while your away and bring them with you.

Banff is home so some of the most beautiful trails so it’s pretty much a guarantee that your pet will have a blast right alongside you. Plus, think of all the cute photo opps!

A Pet-Friendly Hotel in Banff with a View


The Rimrock Resort Hotel is a AAA/CAA Four Diamond Hotel that is located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies and Banff National Park. Not only will you enjoy the luxurious features of this hotel but your four-legged friend will as well.

Offering some of the most stunning views of the Canadian Rockies, you can make the most of the hotels many amenities which include fine dining and a luxury spa. Also, did we mention that the hotel is located just steps from the Banff Upper Hot Springs and the Banff Gondola. In addition, some of Banff’s most popular activities are all within a short distance, including; golfing, skiing, hiking, biking and popular sights and attractions.

In the room, the Rimrock Resort Hotel will provide your pet with a bed, food, water as well as a fresh dog biscuit and doodoo bags. What’s even better is that there are beautiful walking trails near the hotel. This hotel does have specific rooms designated for pets. Cost for taking a pet is: $40/day and $20/day for each additional pet.

Rimrock Resort Hotel Banff

Top rated
9.3 Excellent (3216 reviews)

Pet-Friendly Hotel Near Downtown Banff


For the pet that loves exploring, the Fox Hotel & Suites is the hotel you’ve been looking for. Located only a short walk from downtown Banff your pet will enjoy their daily walks and taking in the beautiful scenery.

The Fox Hotel & Suites is ready to make your pet’s trip to Banff unforgettable. Inside the rooms, they will provide your pet with a bed, water & food bowls, a take-home toy and delicious treats. The hotel mentions to let them know that your pet will be joining you and an extra cost will be applied of $25/night.

Not only is this hotel perfect for your pet but it’s also perfect for you. Offering key amenities like an indoor pool (which is Cave & Basin themed), a fitness room, a Chili’s Grill & Bar, bike rentals and more. Lastly, one of the perks of booking Fox Hotel & Suites is their complimentary breakfast, WiFi, parking and Banff Roam bus passes.

The Fox Hotel And Suites

8.4 Very good (6514 reviews)

A Hotel with Scenic Mountain Views


The pet-friendly Hidden Ridge Resort is perfect for those looking for a more remote location away from the downtown area. You and your pet will enjoy scenic views that overlook the town and rooms which offer full kitchens, large spaces and wood-burning fireplaces. It truly is your home away from home.

The resort offers many additional amenities at no additional cost, including WiFi and Banff Roam bus passes. On the resort itself they have two outdoor hot tubs, a sauna, two BBQs, laundry services and bike rentals.

To ensure your furry friend is comfortable, the hotel will provide you with a pet bed, water and food bowls, take-home toy and special treats. Cost: $25/night extra for your pet.

Hidden Ridge Resort

Top rated
8.9 Excellent (1834 reviews)

A Luxurious Pet Friendly Hotels in Banff


Your pet is welcome to stay with you at the Hotel Fairmont Banff Springs. ‘The Castle in the Rockies’ will provide you and your pet with luxury accommodations and a ton of activities year-round.  

Located in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO Heritage site, the Fairmont Banff Springs offers endless entertainment for you to enjoy with your family and furry friend. Just some of the activities include; hiking, a 27-hole championship golf course, fishing, river rafting, horseback riding, downhill and cross-country skiing, dog sledding, snowshoeing, skating and a ton more. They also offer a ton of kid-friendly activities within the hotel like their Canadian Bowling and Entertainment Centre.

However, if you’re looking to stay indoors, they have an unforgettable spa where you can kick back and relax.

Don’t enjoy leaving your pet alone? No worries, if you’re heading out to a non-pet friendly activity the hotel offers pet-sitting services 24/7 when booked in advance.  

Hotel Fairmont Banff Springs

Top rated
9.0 Excellent (2721 reviews)

A Budget-Friendly Hotel in Banff


Make your pet feel at home in one of the 105 rooms available at the pet-friendly Tunnel Mountain Resort. Each room offers a fireplace, kitchenette and a large living space area that your whole family including your four-legged friend will enjoy.

For the low cost of an extra $25/night, the Tunnel Mountain Resort will allow you to book one of their pet-friendly rooms. In each room they go above and beyond to make sure your pet is happy with a bed, water and food bowls, a toy to take home and treats!

Tunnel Mountain Resorts cozy chalet/condo suites are just minutes away from some of the best Banff activities. Start your day with a morning hike or a horseback ride to Lake Louise. If you’re looking to take a day trip, Calgary is only an hour and a half away or if you’re looking to stay around the resort, take advantage of their steam and sauna rooms.

Tunnel Mountain Resort

Top rated
9.2 Excellent (3513 reviews)

A Hotel with an Outdoor Hot Tub


Located in Banff National Park, the Juniper Hotel is the perfect spot for the active pet. You and your pet can take in the stunning views together all while spotting the elk and deer that pass by everyday! Remember, for safety your pet must be kept on a leash at all times.

All rooms at Juniper Hotel offer complimentary WiFi, parking, plus ski & bike storage. While you’re there don’t forget to take advantage of the outdoor hot tub and cozy bathrobes for the ultimate vacation feeling.

Celebrating a special occasion? Let the hotel know and they can help you set up one of their many in-room items including Canadian wines, locally brewed beer or even a s’mores kit!

For $25+charge ($20 for each additional pet), the Juniper Hotel offers a limited number of pet-friendly rooms which include a bed, water bowl, treats & cleanup baggies. Make sure to let them know that you’re looking for a pet-friendly room when booking.

The Juniper

Top rated
8.5 Excellent (2166 reviews)