Banff Real Estate
Positioned in an idyllic neighbourhood, Banff is simply a great place to call home. Situated approximately 90km west of Calgary International Airport, 5 min from Canmore and below the Banff National Park, houses for sale in Banff allow for easy access to mountain lifestyle and plenty of adventures in the Canadian Rockies. Owners and visitors can experience the true mountain lifestyle. This vibrant community is home to passionate artists, athletes, business people and folks from all walks of life.
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Banff Houses For Sale
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These spacious and well designed homes are the perfect getaway within walking distance to year-round adventures in the Rockies including mountain biking, snowshoeing, skiing and many more. The vibrant mountain town of Canmore is just a short distance away and bustling with arts and crafts, a vibrant dining scene and fantastic shopping in unique retail stores and local boutiques. If you're searching for somewhere peaceful and beautiful, yet packed with top-notch amenities, Banff is a great place to buy a home.
Banff House for Sale
Banff may be a small town, but it has lots of attractions to keep you occupied all year round as long as you love the great outdoors. This gorgeous mountain community is within walking distance of some fantastic ski mountains with Norquay just a five minute drive away and the Sunshine Village a further 15 minutes. The biking and hiking trails network integrated into the community and the neighboring mountain peaks is awe-inspiring to say the least! Banff has almost 8,000 residents, and many of them have been living here for decades, giving the town a strong sense of community.
Tourists have greatly contributed to the growth of the Banff business district. You'll find plenty of world-class shopping and dining opportunities here. Artists from all backgrounds have drawn inspiration from the immeasurable beauty of the community. The world-famous Banff Centre has redefined the local art scene. The town is also a great place for wandering around or relaxing. You can also sit back and enjoy stunning views of the meandering Bow River. Another good spot is close to Cave Avenue and Banff Avenue, where well-maintained Cascade Gardens offer a wonderful photo opportunity before crossing the river to explore the Banff Park Museum and National Historic Site.
For the adventurous type, Banff provides rental stores with equipment for fun activities such as biking, skiing and snowshoeing. One great spot is the Legacy Trail, a 40km pathway that connects Banff to Canmore. When it comes to ski hills, Lake Louise and Sunshine Village are both a short distance away. Banff offers many adventures thanks to its pristine location at the foot of Mount Norquay.
Banff also offers dozens of shopping and dining options, ranging from cafes to fine restaurants providing five-course menus. Check out Bear Street Tavern, a high-end restaurant that makes hot pizzas, or The Bison for traditional dining options. Discover Bear Street and Banff Avenue where you can find a wide variety of vendors offering everything from apparel to art galleries to outdoor gear, and health & wellness stores.
You can also find authentic Canadian arts, crafts, jewellery, and souvenirs perfect for gifting your friends and relatives. Banff also has a variety of liquor, grocery and convenience stores that offer everything you'll ever need to stock your condo or room. For those special occasions, you'll find plenty of specialty shops selling various items, from party products stores and sweet shops to wine stores and bakeries.
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Since Banff is still a small community, there are a few learning institutions within the community itself. However, there are several schools that serve the Banff community and they include Banff Elementary School, Banff Community High School, Canadian Rockies Public Schools and the Bow Valley College (Banff Campus). All of these schools have great facilities and attract students from around the region. They also provide a variety of after-school activities including football, soccer, rugby and street dance. With so many activities to try, chances your children will end up feeling bored.
Embrace nature's beauty at its finest in your Banff retreat, located just minutes from Canmore and the Banff National Park. This is the perfect base for mountain adventure. Enjoy breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains in all seasons from your backyard in Banff. As you can see, houses for sale in Banff have something for everyone!