Explore Rockies Cafe
Quality apparel and gifts, delicious Italian coffee, and comprehensive tour bookings - the Explore Rockies Café is the perfect complement to the Banff International Hotel.
This fresh and modern store boasts a large selection of jewelry, authentic Canadian art, glassware, quality apparel, and gifts for all ages. Don’t worry if you forget anything on your travels, our convenience department has all you need from sunscreen to toothpaste - we have you covered!
Our cozy sofa chairs and spectacular views of the Rocky Mountains make the Explore Rockies Café an ideal spot to relax and enjoy a coffee or tea. Or take in the fresh mountain air on our sunny new patio, served by the Banff International Hotel’s very own Ricky's All Day Grill.
Feeling adventurous? Our dedicated tour booking desk offers a range of tours and activities. Stop by and our Explore Rockies Experts can help you plan an unforgettable trip in the Canadian Rockies.
Banff Ave Skating Rink
The Banff Ave skating rink is set open Friday December 13th - will be open daily and free for everyone to use. This is a perfect idea for a couple hours of fun without even needing to leave Banff! The rink is centrally located in Banff on the high school field across from the Banff International Hotel.
Need Skates? We have rentals for $5.00 or skates and a hot chocolate for $8.00 – have a variety of sizes, kids, ladies, hockey skates also helmets (optional), a couple hockey sticks, goal posts and a puck.
“Mountains – the humble home of serenity, yet the boisterous playground of adventure”