Need a “Scheduled” Alberta Weekend Getaway ? Try these Excellent Inns of Alberta – Jamie Burke

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Solitude, isolated, and secluded may not be words that appeal to many until it comes time for a vacation getaway.

Finding your “out of the way” location shouldn’t be a big hotel in an undesirable area of town. Secluded getaways are places where you leave your stress behind, change your scenery and relax into the simplicity of your surroundings.

Perhaps you are seeking solitude for a romantic couple’s getaway or maybe it’s simply to catch up on your reading. The Charming Inns of Alberta secluded getaways are accommodations that are characterized as being a bit off the beaten path and where the only neighbours are wildlife.


Overlander Mountain Lodge

The Overlander is situated at the eastern edge of Jasper National Park. The 30 minutes drive to this property will be a highlight of your Jasper visit. The opportunity to see wildlife, rugged mountains, pristine lakes and untouched forests await. The Stone Peak Restaurant onsite at the Lodge features casual dining with spectacular mountain views and large patio. Wine Spectator Award winning wine lists.


East Jasper / Hinton, Alberta

Mount Engadine Lodge Exterior in Canmore, Alberta.

Mount Engadine Lodge

Mount Engadine is perched above Moose Meadows and is surrounded by the Rocky Mountains. Hiking, cross country skiing and snowshoeing are all right out the back door. Recently its Music in the Meadow series named Engadine as ‘One of the top five coolest places in Canada to see a music concert’ by Pure Canada. Rates include all meals and dinner is served by whispering candle light, in the dining room overlooking Moose Meadows.


Canmore, Alberta

Baker Creek Chalets Bistro in Lake Louise, Alberta.

Baker Creek Chalets

Ideally located in Banff National Park between Banff and Lake Louise and beside Baker Creek are log chalets, Jacuzzi suites and the renowned Bistro restaurant. Open year round; experience the World’s finest at your doorstep; ski, hike, bike, fish or just simply take in the magical beauty of the Canadian Rockies.


Lake Louise, AB

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Aurum Lodge

Aurum Lodge is Alberta’s unique eco-tourism country inn and cottage located off the eastern edge of Banff National Park. A ideal base to explore the central area of Banff and Jasper National Parks. Adjacent to Bighorn country you can engage in the many year-round low impact activities of the mountains.


Nordegg, Alberta

The prairie creek inn

The Prairie Creek Inn

A 4 ½ star bed and breakfast country inn offering ten luxury guest rooms, fine dining and an executive meeting centre all within steps of Prairie Creek. Siituated twelve minutes from Rocky Mountain House, two hours from Calgary and Edmonton and fifty-five minutes from Red Deer.


Rocky Mountain House, Alberta


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