Lodging and Hotels

The RASSF Symposium will be held at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel in Banff, Alberta, Canada (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banff,_Alberta and/or http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banff_Springs_Hotel). Banff National Park in the Canadian Rockies has a vast array of activities that will be a scenic and adventurous backdrop for this program. The month of February is an exciting time with skiing, snow showing, skating and other wonderful winter adventures. More information about the Town of Banff and the beautiful Bow Valley can be found at the following websites: www.discoverbanff.com and www.banfflakelouise.com in addition to the sites above. Rooms have been reserved at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel with the rates below.

How to Reserve Lodging

The following rates are guaranteed for the RASSF symposium. Please indicate that you are part of this symposium when booking your room.


  Single Double
Fairmont $209.00 $219.00
Deluxe $249.00 $259.00
Deluxe Premier $289.00 $299.00
Signature $309.00 $319.00
Junior Suites $329.00 $339.00
Executive Suites $349.00 $359.00
One Bedroom Suites $429.00 $439.00

To book your room, please go to https://resweb.passkey.com/go/65560045.  Rates and bookings are set aside for Febuary 4th to 7th, 2009.  If you would like to stay on days outside Febuary 4th to 7th, 2009 or if you have problems with the https://resweb.passkey.com/go/65560045 site please contact our Reservations Department at + (1) 403-762-6866 or our Global Reservations Centre at 1-800-441-1414 and indicate that you are attending the RASSF Family of Tumor Suppressors symposium.


Please note Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Corporate Children's Policy is as follows:

Children sharing with parents:

ACCOMMODATION MEALS AND GRATUITY (In room with parent or guardian):
13 to 18 years - Complimentary accommodation with Full Price on Regular Menus
6 to 12 years - Complimentary accommodation with 50% off Regular Menu prices
Or Full Price on Children’s Menu
5 years and under - Complimentary accommodation and meals based on Children's Menu

All prices are in Canadian dollars.

How to Cancel Lodging

To cancel your reservation, please call our Reservations Department at + (1) 403-762-6866 or our Global Reservations Centre at 1-800-441-1414. For further assistance, please contact us at info@rassfsymposia.com or contact the Chair of the organizing committee, Dr. Shairaz Baksh, at sbaksh@ualberta.ca. He can also be reached at + (1) (780) 492-3494 or by fax at +1 (780) 492-0723.

Alternative Lodging and Hotels

If you require alternative lodging, please contact the following hotels in close proximity to the RASSF symposium as listed below.  We might be able to arrange transport to the meeting site if a significant amount of individuals are staying away from the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel.  Please let me know at info@rassfsymposia.com before January 31, 2009 if you are not staying at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel.

  1. Mount Royal Hotel
    138 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1J7, Canada
    +1 (403) 762-3331

  2. Brewster's Mountain Lodge
    208 Caribou St, Banff, AB T1L 1C1, Canada
    +1 (403) 762-2900

  3. Banff International Hotel
    333 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L, Canada
    +1 (403) 762-5666

  4. Banff Aspen Lodge
    401 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1A9, Canada
    (403) 762-4401


  1. http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?ie=UTF8&q=hotels&near=Banff,+AB,+Canada&fb=1&view=map&cd=1&hl=en
  2. http://www.discoverbanff.com/WheretoStay/HotelsMotels/
  3. For those that would like to stay in Calgary before or after the meeting, please visit http://travel.yahoo.com/p-map-191501839-map_of_calgary_al-i for lodging options or contact Dr. Shairaz Baksh for information.