BANFF, AB, CANADA - The Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) is very proud to announce their achievement of attaining a 4 Green Key Rating from The Green Key Eco Rating Program for the second consecutive year.
BANFF, AB - The Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) today announced its renewed partnership with Banff Lake Louise Tourism after an extended absence from the tourism organization.
BANFF, AB - The Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence, which honours top-rated lodging businesses, restaurants and attractions, as reviewed by worldwide travellers.
BANFF, AB, CANADA – The Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) has been formally awarded a 3 Green Key eco-rating for its accomplishments in environmental management and corporate social responsibility by the Green Key Eco-Rating Program. A 3 Green Key eco-rating defines a hotel, "…that has made significant advances towards protecting the environment.
BANFF, AB – The definition of “family” can now more-than-ever have so many different answers, but most people would consider their beloved pets in that definition. That’s why the Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock) now allows owners to bring their pets with them when staying at the Rimrock. Well appointed pet-friendly rooms, in various Rimrock room categories, have been selected throughout the hotel and include a welcoming pet-package complete with food bowl and water bowl, pet bed, dog biscuit, and disposable bags for waste.
BANFF, AB – While Vancouver and Whistler are hosting the upcoming Winter Olympics and Paralympics; the Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock) is already playing host to Banff’s only Condé Nast Gold List Resort and Western Canada’s only AAA/CAA Five Diamond dining room, Eden.
BANFF, AB - The Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) has embraced - with style - the social media phenomenon of Facebook and developed its own Facebook Page. Search for “The Rimrock Resort Hotel” and you will find the Rimrock’s Page with updates on special events, news, and even “photo-of-the-week.”
August 11, 2009 BANFF, AB - BANFF, AB - The Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Leavens as Director of Sales, effective immediately. Mr. Leavens joins Trevor Long, Director of Operations, in the restructuring of the Rimrock’s management to strengthen the company in the increasingly competitive tourism market.
July 13, 2009 BANFF, AB - The Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock) is home to Canada’s best pastry chef – the Canadian Culinary Federation’s 2009 Pastry Chef of the Year to be exact. The Rimrock’s executive pastry chef, Guy Vaugeois, won the Canadian Culinary Federation’s (CCFCC) first annual Pastry Chef of the Year competition on May 30, 2009, at the Okanagan College in Kelowna, British Columbia.
April 13, 2009 BANFF, AB - The Rimrock Resort Hotel’s (Rimrock) management and staff will be hosting an Open House on Wednesday April 22, 2009, from 4:00pm until 6:00pm. The Rimrock’s Open House is designed to welcome, and familiarize, Bow Valley residents and industry people with the Rimrock and its location on Sulphur Mountain, and display one-of-a kind facilities such as Eden - the only AAA/CAA Five Diamond dining room west of Toronto.
February 20, 2009 BANFF, AB, CANADA – The Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock) is proud to be among a selection of iconic Canadian locations featured in the movie, One Week, which stars prominent Canadian actor, Joshua Jackson. Filmed at the Rimrock in September 2007, pivotal scenes between the movie’s lead characters Ben Tyler (Joshua Jackson) and his fiancée Samantha Pierce (Liane Balaban), take place in the Larkspur Lounge, Signature GrandView Suite 702 (the “Presidential Suite”), Divas Lounge, and the Rimrock’s pool terrace and driveway. Other notable Banff locations include the Banff Bridge and the Bow River Falls; the same site where Marilyn Monroe’s 1953 River of No Return was filmed.
December 30, 2008 BANFF, AB, CANADA – With 2009 imminent, December is an ideal time to reflect on significant events from a year gone by. The Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock) has embraced each milestone and event, in its fifteenth anniversary year of business, with success. Respective world-wide publications and television programs have awarded and praised the Rimrock for its mountain-side location; sizeable guest rooms; award-winning services, staff, and cuisine; and eco-friendly initiatives.
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October 6, 2008 BANFF, AB, CANADA – Live owls and a majestic Golden Eagle will be on display at the Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock) from Friday October 10 until Sunday October 12*, to coincide with Canadian Thanksgiving.
August 1, 2008 BANFF, AB, CANADA - The Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock) is celebrating its 15-year anniversary on Friday August 1, 2008. The Rimrock reopened on August 1, 1993, after extensive renovations, and continues to cement its status as a world-class industry leader.
June 11, 2008 BANFF, ALBERTA, CANADA – Take the opportunity to ride in Canada’s only all-hybrid, electric transit fleet when staying at the Rimrock Resort Hotel (Rimrock). Released to the public by the Town of Banff (www.banff.ca) on Monday June 2, the wildlife-themed buses promote an eco and user-friendly way to explore the Town of Banff without the inconvenience of soaring fuel costs, traffic delays and searching for that coveted, downtown parking space.
June 2, 2008 BANFF, ALBERTA, CANADA – As greater numbers of diners and consumers turn their attention to questions of conscionable sourcing, the Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) has tapped into a one-of-a-kind bean for brewing. Its newest find represents a concerted effort to provide its guests with an exemplary experience ‘grounded’ in attention to detail.
February 8, 2008 BANFF, ALBERTA, CANADA – The Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) is complimented by the new addition of the luxurious TREATMENTS beauty products line in all Standard, Deluxe and Premium guest rooms.
January 1, 2008 BANFF, ALBERTA, CANADA – As of January 1, 2008, the Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) will be 100% smoke free in all of its guest rooms, public spaces, restaurants and bars.
October 7, 2007 BANFF, ALBERTA, CANADA - The Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock) revealed its refreshed website today reflecting an integrated modern and user-friendly design www.rimrockresort.com.
February 23, 2007 BANFF, ALBERTA, CANADA – The Rimrock Resort Hotel (the Rimrock), nestled in the pristine Canadian Rockies, unveiled their newly renovated GrandView guest rooms on February 23, 2007. Majestic mountain views are on permanent display from the new GrandView guest rooms located on the eighth and ninth floors of the Rimrock’s North Wing.