THE FINAL WORD IN GOLF
Designed by Stanley Thompson
STANLEY THOMPSON 18
4. Devil's Cauldron
10. Little Bow
12. Big Bow
TUNNEL MOUNTAIN 9
5. Stoney Squaw
Alberta Resident's Rate - Save up to 35%
STANLEY THOMPSON 18
Stanley Thompson, Canada’s master golf course architect, used his expert talent when he designed the original 18 holes in 1928. This course winds along the Bow River under the snow-capped peaks of Sulphur Mountain and Mount Rundle.
Course Designer Stanley Thompson
Length 6,938 yards
White Slope 126, Rating 69.7
Gold Slope 133, Rating 71.3
TUNNEL MOUNTAIN 9
In 1989, the course was complemented with the construction of an adjoining 9 holes, designed by Cornish and Robinson, resulting in 27 holes of championship Alberta golf.
Course Designer Cornish and Robinson
Length 3,287 yards
White Slope 125, Rating 68.2
Gold Slope 128, Rating 70.8
2019 Golf Digest Editors' Choice Award, Best Golf Resorts - Canada
Ranked #4 Canada's Best Public Golf Courses by SCOREGolf - 2015
Ranked #6 in SCOREGolf's Top 100 Courses - 2014
Named the winner of the Extraordinary Golf Hotel Award by Extraordinary Traveller Magazine - 2014
Ranked #2 in Links magazine's Top 10 Golf Courses 2012
Ranked #7 in SCOREGolf's Top 100 Courses - 2012
Silver Award winner in Golf West's Annual Platinum Readers Choice in Alberta - 2012
Ranked #24 in Golf Digest's Top 75 Golf resorts biennial list (US & Canadian Courses) - 2011
Ranked #2 Best Public Course in Alberta by SCOREGolf - 2011
Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary - 2006
The Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program is an award-winning education and certification program that works to protect the environment and preserve the natural heritage of the game.
Awarded Four Green Leaf rating from Audubon Green Leaf Eco-Rating Program - 1999 Unlimited use of a world-class Spa facility and amenities
"Unmatched views! One of the worlds best. An incredible Stanley Thompson design. An absolute must if you are in the west and love mountain golf!"
- Four Jack Podcast, Google Review
Our Pro Shop carries several lines of merchandise available for souvenirs or tournament prizes. Group organizers may want to personalize prize items by having your logo embroidered on selected items. Bring us your old clubs and we will give you a credit towards new clubs or merchandise from our Pro Shop.
The Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course offers the latest M2 series golf clubs from TaylorMade. Rental sets also include a sleeve of Banff Springs logo golf balls.
18-holes: $70 / set +tax
9-holes: $50 / set +tax
DRIVING RANGE & PRACTICE FACILITIES
Use of the driving range and practice facilities are included in the price of our green fees. Non-golfing guests may also utilize these facilities by purchasing driving range access from the pro shop. Use of the practice chipping, putting and bunker greens are complimentary.
Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm (last booking at 5:00pm)
Saturday/Sunday 7:00am - 5:30pm (last booking at 5:00pm)
Carts are not mandatory but are included with the 18-hole green fee. A golfer is allowed to walk and may have a pull cart as an alternative. There is a maximum of 2 players and 2 sets of clubs per golf cart. Guests must be over the age of 18 to drive a cart.
GOLF COURSE SHUTTLE
The Fairmont Banff Springs offers a complimentary shuttle service to and from the golf course. The shuttle can transport you to the front door of the clubhouse on the hour and the half-hour. The shuttle leaves the hotel from the courtyard just outside of the main lobby and returns our guests to the hotel 15 minutes past and 15 minutes to every hour.
Proper golf attire is required at all times for both golfers and non-golfing riders. Collared shirts and shorts with at least a 5” inseam and hemmed bottoms. Please refrain from wearing jogging pants, cargo pants and denim. Soft-souled shoes or alternative soft spiked shoes are required. Traditional metal spikes are not permitted on the golf course.
An adult guardian golfer MUST accompany all junior golfers (ages 12-17). Players under the age of 12 must have their own set of golf clubs and must get the approval of the golf services supervisor before they are allowed to play. Generally, if the junior has a certified handicap, this is an adequate assurance that they have a fundamental understanding of the rules and golf course etiquette. No junior will be allowed to operate a power cart.
2021 RATES & TEE TIMES
BEGINNING OF SEASON REGULAR GREEN FEES (May 1 - June 3, 2021)
Stanley Thompson 18-hole - $209 +tax
Tunnel Mountain 9-hole - $99 +tax
END OF SEASON REGULAR GREEN FEES (June 4, 2021 - Close)
Stanley Thompson 18-hole - $259 +tax
Tunnel Mountain 9-hole - $109 +tax
ALBERTA RESIDENT'S RATE
AB residents can save up to 35% off green fees when playing The Fairmont Banff Springs. Tee times must be booked at least 7 days in advance. Proof of residency required. Subject to availability. Book now
JUNIOR GOLFERS GREEN FEES (Ages 17 & under)
Golfers aged 17 and under can golf for special rates when accompanied by an adult. Players under the age of 12 must have their own set of golf clubs and must get the approval of the golf services supervisor before they are allowed to play. No junior will be allowed to operate a power cart.