A stay at the Fairmont
Chateau Lake Louise is like stepping back in time. Yes, your
room or suite will have a luxurious bed and air conditioning and
internet access. That's part of the reason readers of Travel
& Leisure voted the hotel into the #37
spot on the magazine's list of the top 100 hotels in the US and
Canada in their 10th Annual ''World's
Best Hotels'' poll in 2005.
But take a look at the walls and the hotel
asserts its history. Originally built in 1890, the Chalet on Lake
Louise was a single level wood building with a veranda that
attracted mountain climbers drawn to the many un-scaled peaks in
the Canadian Rocky that surround Lake...