The Canadian Rockies and Jasper National Park is a place that holds wonder for people of all ages. The Canadian Rockies themselves are awe-inspiring and children and adults love to learn and experience them first hand.
The Mount Robson’s location at the end of Jasper’s main street is an ideal location for families as it offers a quieter setting than downtown yet affords the proximity of walking to shops and dining locations.
The Mount Robson Inn offers a variety of larger rooms which provides accommodation for families of all sizes. We know the importance of providing your group with the comfort and space they need as well as modern hotel amenities such as microwaves and refrigerators.
Family Accommodation Amenities
Travelling with children and sharing in their experience of new places is a joy. What isn’t fun is making space for and packing all of the gear that they need. That’s where we have you covered. The following items and services have been added to our complement to help make your hotel stay and visit to Jasper stress free and enjoyable.
Available free with your hotel accommodation (sign out):
- Playpen/ crib
- Bottle Warmer
- Night light and Plug covers
- Kettles in some rooms and available upon request
Please request these amenities at your time of booking to ensure they will be available for your accommodation upon arrival.
3 wheel jogging stroller – $15.00 per day
Breakfast is included in your Jasper hotel room reservation and includes a Deluxe Continental Breakfast.It is our goal to provide you and your family with comfortable and stress free hotel accommodations during your visit to Jasper. If you have any suggestions for further services we can offer please let us know.
Jasper Family Activities & Travel Tips
Jasper Family Activities & Travel Tips Jasper Alberta has plenty to offer for children of all ages, whether it a quick family weekend getaway or a longer summer vacation a visit to Jasper National Park is sure to create fun family memories of the stunning Canadian Rockies.
Although the Park is nearly 10 900 sq kms of untamed and untouched wilderness, your family will experience all there is to offer within easy access from the town site along good paved roads and maintained trails. The best way and often the easiest is to walk up the Canadian Rockies to enjoy the spectacular views. There are a variety of trails close to town that will put you and the kids atop of a mountain. Please ask at the front desk about easy to moderate walking areas and hiking trails.
Wildlife viewing opportunities abound in the Canadian Rockies so we recommend you give them lots of room and the animals will do the same. A camera with good zoom qualities is ideal to keep everyone at a safe distance. Also, check that your food is secured in your packs and be sure that you don’t leave any garbage behind.
The Mount Robson Inn offers year round activity planning services and hotel accommodation special packages such as white water rafting, horseback riding, gondola rides, helicopter tours canyon walks, ice walks, Marmot Basin ski packages, Miette Natural Hot Springs, canoeing, fishing, hiking, skating, skate park, aquatic centre and mountain biking.
The onsite restaurant serves free breakfast for all hotel guests and we are happy to make dining recommendations for lunch, dinner or snacks.
What to Pack
The Rocky Mountain climate in the Canadian Rockies of Alberta, Canada can be quite unpredictable at times. Year round it is advisable to pack:
- good footwear boots or shoes with good support and grip when hiking or walking
- layered clothing – long sleeve shirts, short sleeve, fleece jacket, waterproof jacket
- heavy gloves and hat in winter, light gloves and hat in summer
- camera, refillable water bottle and back pack
- bathing suit to enjoy the hotels hot tubs
- Canadian Rockies guidebooks are recommended and available at most stores in town
It is our hope that you have many fond memories and stories to share for the years to come of the Canadian Rockies and our hotel accommodation.