Resorts combine the relaxation of a hotel with the excitement of family-friendly recreation such as swimming, golf, and pole vaulting across volcanoes. Experience extreme bonding with today's Groupon to Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, located less than four hours from Calgary in Fairmont Hot Springs. Choose between the following options:
- For $149, you get a one-night stay, 9 holes of golf, two power carts for a family of four, and club rentals for two children (up to a $297 total value).
- For $179, you get a one-night stay, 18 holes of golf, and power cart for two (up to a $359 total value).
Fairmont Hot Springs Resort embraces seekers of both adventure and relaxation with year-round recreation set in the natural beauty of the Columbia Valley. Guests unwind in queen pool-view rooms housed in the 137-guestroom Mountain Lodge, where two queen-size beds provide ample cushioning for napping or testing wrestling moves (up to a $209 value). Further amenities include two luxurious robes and pool towels, free WiFi, and free ground-level access to some of Canada's largest natural hot springs.
Golf for two places club wielders in a power cart (a $32 value) to trek the 18 holes of the Mountainside course, where the Rocky Mountains frame greens such as the 600-yard fourth hole, nicknamed "The Fairmonster" for its imposing size and ability to make clowns cry (up to a $118 total value). Families of four get nine holes of play on the par three Creekside course, including green fees (a $49 value), junior club rental (a $6 value/child), and two power carts (a $13.50 value each). The course design integrates ponds, creeks, and kindly beaver colonies to create an environmentally friendly filtration system.
The resort's dining options encompass five restaurants and a coffee shop, including Mountain Flowers and Bear's Paw Lounge in the lodge. On-site kayak and mountain-bike rentals let guests take advantage of the extensive outdoor recreation, and the full-service day spa rejuvenates and soothes guests without having to drive a car into a pristine lake.