The Banff & Lake Louise Hospitality Association is a respected, consensus-building organization that promotes the well-being of the accommodation, food & beverage, and tourism sectors in Banff National Park.


The Banff & Louise Hospitality Association (BLLHA) is a powerful advocate for the accommodation, food & beverage and tourism sectors. Since 1974, BLLHA has been helping the tourism industry work toward common political and economic interests that will benefit the communities of Banff and Lake Louise as a whole. 

 The 9th annual Banff Lake Louise Housekeeping Olympics will take place on May 23, 2019 at the Fenlands Recreation Centre in Banff. Visit the events page for more details. For sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

BLLHA Public Relations Communications

Alberta’s Visitor Economy: A New Path Forward

  • The creation of an Alberta Strategic Tourism Policy Framework that outlines guiding principles for Alberta’s tourism sector, and strikes alignment for a comprehensive, whole-of-government tourism approach. 
  • Investment in new tourism product development and activation tactics
  • Access and policy updates that will help Alberta capitalize on emerging destination opportunities
  • Marketing and research strategies that will enable sustainable investment into effective and responsible destination planning. 

If you’re interested in seeing a copy of this joint paper, please contact Melanie by email


The next Open Board of Directors Meeting will take place on February 12, 2019 at the Banff Centre for Arts & Creativity (12-1:30 p.m.). Jenny Sagan and Rob Lillington from the Rocky Mountaineer will be our guest speakers. All members are welcome. See the events page for details.

BLLHA Member Value

2018 Year in Review:

See BLLHA's year in review report here.

Free Job Postings on our Smart Job Board:

Our enhanced site allows members to post their current job openings quickly, while providing access to a pool of current job seekers who can customize their own alerts to notify them once your job is posted.

Training & Education Sessions:

  • MLT Law - Full day legal session. Topics to include:
  1. Temporary Foreign Worker Program
  2. Alberta Employment Standards
  3. Alberta Labour Code
  4. Immigration

January 17, 2019 at the Rimrock Resort Hotel. See events page for details and to register.

The Views - January 2019

Read our most recent 

newsletter  HERE

Photo courtesy of Banff & Lake Louise Tourism / Paul Zizka

HR UPDATE- January 2018

Read our most recent 

HR UPDATE newsletter  HERE

Photo courtesy of Banff & Lake Louise Tourism / Noel Hendricksony

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