Alberta South Ecotourism Lodges, Nature Retreats, and Resorts

Not far from the mountains, to the east, you'll find Alberta's grasslands, or prairie. This is big sky country where you'll be presented with unforgettable scenic vistas. Nature lovers will have the opportunity to observe the peregrine falcon, swift fox and, if you're lucky, the burrowing owl. The waterfalls, clear streams, lakes, wildflowers, ridges and mountains will invariably be yours alone to appreciate.

While all of our listings offer natural experiences and outdoor activities the
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Lodge at Waterton Lakes

Activities: Fishing, Boating, Hiking, Family, Golf, Tennis

Tucked into the southwest corner of Alberta, the rugged windswept mountains of Waterton Lakes National Park rise abruptly out of the rolling prairie grassland. The park is a scenic jewel, an accessible wilderness that serves as an important four season destination. At the heart of the Waterton townsite is Waterton Lakes Lodge. A hotel designed to provide a unique Canadian Rockies lodging experience. It is southern Alberta's full service, environmentally friendly destination resort hotel.

Accommodations: 80 rooms, comprising of 54 Lodge rooms, 9 Kitchenettes and 17 Deluxes. Each accommodation building has been environmentally themed to reflect an aspect of the cultural and natural resources of Waterton Lakes National Park. Every room has also been named to reveal and celebrate the wonders found within the national park. Each guest room features a comfortable environmentally themed decor, complimentary coffee/tea, remote control colour TV and VCR, data port hookups, a ceiling fan and a hairdryer. Complimentary access to the Waterton Health Club and Recreation Centre which features an indoor swimming pool, whirlpool, complete workout facility and heath club amenities.
Also a 21-bed hostel is operated under an agreement with Hostelling International.

Things to see and and do in Waterton Lakes National Park: Interpretive walks, guided back country adventures, 18 hole golf course, wind surfing, spectacular hiking trails, photography, cross country skiing, waterfalls, riding stables , sport fishing, boating, nature walks, scuba diving, abundant wildlife, snowshoeing, and birdwatching

Rooms and Suites
Dining Room - Yes
Conference Facilities - Yes
Open Year Round
Children - Yes
Play Area - Yes
Pets - No
Docking - Yes
Beach - Yes
Language - English

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