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Visiting Banff?  Need a great place to stay?

The Official Host Hotels of Melissa's Road Race, are the Mount Royal Hotel and the Elk + Avenue, which are both offering special rates for event participants for your next visit to Banff.

Need any other reasons to stay at the Mount Royal Hotel or Elk + Avenue?

- Located in the heart of Downtown Banff.
- Enjoy the corner-front patio off the main street of Banff Ave (Elk + Avenue)

- Receive 10% off Mount Royal Hotel’s and Elk + Avenue Hotel’s Best Available rate offer + one free gondola ticket (retail value $48) for the weekend of Melissa's.

Use Promo Code MELS2023

Availability dates: Thursday, September 21st to Monday, September 25th

Mount Royal booking link

Elk + Avenue booking link

  • For bookings at the Mount Royal call: 1-877-862-2623 and mention Melissa's Road Race when booking.

  • For the Elk + Avenue, please call: 1-877-442-2623


Official Host Hotels


With the iconic Mount Royal Hotel now wide open and welcoming guests from around the world, it's time to get back to Banff. The historic hotel, located in the heart of town at the corner of Banff Avenue and Caribou Street, is a hub for visitors and locals alike—but only guests can get access to the exclusive fifth floor lounge and hot tubs!

Here, art blends with story-telling. And that blends with style. It's truly unique. From the fascinating museum space and General Store—where you can stock up and learn more about this amazing place—to the friendly service and contemporary art, the Mount Royal Hotel is in a class all on its own in Banff.

Just a few steps from the quaint streets and ample restaurants, shopping and nightlife of downtown Banff, Elk + Avenue Hotel brings an upscale twist to the classic mountain escape. Come experience warm hospitality, exceptional comfort and breathtaking views from one of the best locations in downtown Banff.

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