Crystal clear and all natural, our mineral hot springs in the British Columbia Rocky Mountains are Canada’s largest natural hot springs.
We are operating our pools with extreme caution, and by following all government and the Provincial Health Officer’s orders and guidelines to keep everyone safe.
As such, certain elements of the experience are different including maximum occupancy, hours of operations, and certain access time allotments to ensure strict physical distancing, sanitizing and cleaning protocols.
Due to provincial health & safety orders and regulations regarding public pools and capacity limits, the pools will only be open to registered overnight guests of Fairmont Hot Springs Resort.
We thank you for your collaboration and understanding.
Immerse yourself in the soothing, mineral-rich waters and enjoy the panoramic mountain views surrounding in Canada’s largest natural mineral hot springs.
Swim, play or just soak; our water is a source of relaxation and rejuvenation for all ages. The water temperature in our soaking pool is maintained at an average of 39°C (102°F) and our large swimming pool and dive pool are just slightly cooler at 32°C (89°F) and 30°C (86°F).
With over 1.2 million gallons of fresh mineral water flowing through our pools daily, our odorless & naturally heated waters allow for a calming & tranquil experience.
We adhere to strict disinfection practices for our natural mineral hot springs pools with are sufficient to inactivate the COVID-19 virus in chlorinated drinking water and swimming pools.
Our pool decks, change rooms and all high-touch points are cleaned, disinfected and sanitized multiple times during opening hours and all pools are fully drained and cleaned every night.
Change rooms are currently accessible, limited to a maximum amount of guests at any time.
Opening hours, guest access times and occupancy limits are subject to change – please ensure you check this webpage prior to your visit.
Public Pool Advisory: Please note the Public Hot Springs Pools will be closed for annual maintenance between April 25th and May 7th, 2021. Our Natural Mineral Guest-Exclusive Pool will be open during this time from 8:00am to 11:00pm daily with a strict maximum of of 20 guests permitted at any one time.
Public Pool – Access Restrictions as of March 12th, 2021
The Public Pools are open for registered overnight Fairmont Hot Springs Resort guests only.
View allotted access times below.
Public Pool Occupancy Limits
Entire Complex: 150 Guests maximum
Hot Pool: 30 Guests maximum
Dive Tank: Remains closed until further notice
Occupancy limits, registered guest-only access and allotted guest access times are based on the order and most recent guidelines of the BC Provincial Health Officer, in regard to health, safety and gathering limits and physical distancing protocols. Occupancy limits are subject to change without prior notice.
Public Pool Hours & Guest Access Times as of March 12th, 2021
Daily 8:00am to 10:00pm with the following allotted guest access times:
|8:00am to 10:00am||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests & Members Only|
|10:30am to 11:30am||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests Only|
|12:00pm to 1:00pm||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests Only|
|1:30pm to 2:30pm||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests Only|
|3:00pm to 4:00pm||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests and Winter 2020/21 Season Pass Holders Only|
|4:30pm to 5:30pm||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests and Winter 2020/21 Season Pass Holders Only|
|6:00pm to 7:00pm||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests Only|
|7:30pm to 8:30pm||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests Only|
|9:00pm to 10:00pm||Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests Only|
Pool hours and allotted guest access times are subject to change without prior notice. Limited lockers are available on a first come, first serve basis. No towel rentals available until further notice.
Public Pool – Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests Reservations
To ensure our guests have the utmost opportunity to immerse themselves in our hot pools, we have implemented an online reservation system to allow guests to book their preferred swim times in advance. Reservations are available on Eventbrite only and can be booked 24 hours prior to your stay. Please check your welcome email for access to the Eventbrite link.
Please be courteous! With the limited capacity, we ask that you please be courteous to other guests and not reserve each time slot to ensure everyone has an opportunity to enjoy the hot springs pools. For Friday & Saturday stays, please keep your reservations to 2 time slots per day.
Pool reservations can only be booked under the same name that your room reservation is booked under. Do not reserve time slots for guests not staying in your room. Time slots with duplicate reservations under the same name may be subject to cancellations.
Guests must present their pool wristband to the Ticket Booth when checking-in for their reservation. Access will not be granted if a wristband is not presented.
Please be advised that our check-in time is 4:00PM MST and access to the pools will not be granted prior to your check-in. Fairmont Hot Springs Resort reserves the right to change/cancel your reservation if time slots are not reserved appropriately.
Public Pool – Hot Pool Rotation Schedule
The hot pool at the pool complex will have a rotating 20 minute schedule. After your 20 minute soak has ended, you will be asked to move back to the warm pool to allow another group of 30 people to enter the hot pool.
Guest-Exclusive Pool – Access Restrictions
Only open to registered Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lodge Guests
Guest-Exclusive Pool Occupancy Limit
Maximum 12 guests permitted at all times.
Occupancy limits are based on the order and most recent guidelines of the BC Provincial Health Officer, in regard to gathering limits and physical distancing protocols. Occupancy limits are subject to change without prior notice.
Guest-Exclusive Pool Hours & Guest Access Times as of January 03rd, 2021
Daily 8:00am to 10:00pm
Pool hours and allotted guest access times are subject to change without prior notice.
Indoor Facilities & Cabanas
Nordic style hot & cold plunge pools, steam room and sauna are available only on our Nordic Wellness Package.
The Fitness Centre is open daily with reduced capacity. Please visit the Front Desk to book a time slot.