Fairmont BC Homes & Real Estate

Included below are homes for sale and real estate in Fairmont, BC.

Fairmont Hot Springs is a community situated a few minutes north of Columbia Lake, between Canal Flats Village and Windermere. Situated in the eastern part of Columbia Valley, Fairmont features picturesque views of the Rocky Mountains and the Purcell range. The area is also known for its hot springs formed through geological processes around 50 million years ago. The springs are also popular among tourists who come to take a dip in the hot pools with temperatures ranging from 30 to 45 degrees. Homes for sale in Fairmont feature single-family homes, apartments, condominiums, cottages and lots by the river and golf course. Residents have access to various amenities including, a strip mall, restaurants, shops and the popular Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Fairmont is also a favourite destination for Canadians from Calgary, Vancouver, and Montana who come to enjoy activities such as golfing, camping, hiking, camping, canoeing and soaking in the hot pools. Kootenay Highway/Highway 93/95 passes through Fairmont, connecting the town with Canal Flats, Windermere, Invermere and Cranbrook.

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Fairmont Homes for Sale December 4, 2021
10
Listed
37
Avg. DOM
$245.16
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$479,450
Med. List Price
10 Properties
5
Beds
4
Baths
2,893
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2462216
MLS®
EXQUISITE FULL TIME HOME OR RECREATIONAL GETAWAY WITH REFRESHED INTERIOR AND UPGRADES. This incredible home has your wish list covered with a very functional and attractive layout providing plenty of...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,121
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
11
Days on Site
2462131
MLS®
This Charming, Clean, Bright, 3 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath home is located on a big lot in the heart of Fairmont Hot Spring. The private back patio is the perfect place to spend the BBQ season with friends...
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,300
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
13
Days on Site
2462109
MLS®
Welcome to Aspen grove Place in beautiful Fairmont Hot Springs. Located in the heart of the Riverside commuunity, this elegant offering has everything you could possibly need. Pull into your...
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,364
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
20
Days on Site
2462014
MLS®
Main Floor Living.... $499,000.... 4 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, Large Master suite, with full bath. Country size Kitchen, full length covered deck with a Mountain & Golf View... Big Double Garage &...
1
Beds
590
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
24
Days on Site
2461996
MLS®
A One Bedroom Beauty. Its recently renovated and ready for you to move right in. This is a ground floor unit that offers the convenience of 2 entries and a covered patio that rolls out to a useable...
3
Beds
4
Baths
2,694
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
27
Days on Site
2461951
MLS®
Welcome to Life on the Ridge! This beautiful end unit is a stone's throw away from the creek at the end of the development where you will enjoy the magnificent scenery. The open living space on the...
4
Beds
2
Baths
2,570
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
31
Days on Site
2461902
MLS®
Exceptional Dovetail log construction contributes to the timeless look and feel of this classic Columbia Lake Rd. cabin on almost an acre of gently sloping treed land. The upgraded GEM rubber shingle...
3
Beds
3
Baths
3,276
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
58
Days on Site
2461473
MLS®
*COMPLETE MOUNTAIN DREAM HOME IN FAIRMONT HOT SPRINGS* On top of it all with outstanding unobstructed west facing views and majestic Rocky Mountain views rising up to the East. Original owners had...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,766
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
95
Days on Site
2460661
MLS®
Main Floor Living, Well Kept 1/2 Duplex, 3Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Family Room c/w Wet Bar & Fireplace. Original Owner, Beautiful Landscaping & Extreme flower gardens. Close to Gollf, Shopping, Dining,...
5
Beds
4
Baths
5,018
Sq.Ft.
2010
Year Built
102
Days on Site
2460672
MLS®
Low maintenance, quality finishings, private beach YES PLEASE.. This is a beautiful house with vaulted ceilings, large livingroom windows and tons of room for the entire family. This house is only 11...

Fairmont History

Fairmont Springs was home to the Kutenai Indians who relied on the hot springs for healing and medicinal use. White explorers like George Simpson later discovered the springs in 1841. Other explorers like David Thompson explored the famous Fairmont Indian baths. The first homestead in the area was built by George Geary in 1887.

Hot Springs

Fairmont Hot Springs is the best place to live if you're looking for year-round recreational activities. Hot springs are abundant in the area, with some located within the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort and others located in a nearby waterfall and behind a historical building in the area where you can explore the famous Kutenai Baths. Temperatures in the naturally heated water ranges from 30-45 degrees creating the perfect pool for taking a soak.

Fishing

There are many fishing spots in Fairmont. These include Columbia Lake, Windermere Lake, Whiteswan Lake and Alces Lake. Whiteswan Lake and Alces Lake are both located within the Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park. They are maintained for fishing through the replenishment of about 30,000 Rainbow Trout fingerlings annually. Other types of fish you can find in these lakes include mountain whitefish, kokanee, rainbow trout, bull trout, burbot, and cutthroat trout. Columbia Lake and Windermere lake are also popular with windsurfers.

Parks

There are also numerous parks in the area good for swimming, biking, hiking and sightseeing. Columbia Lake Provincial Park is located in the northeastern end of Columbia Lake. The park offers great walking trails, breathtaking mountain and lake views, boat and canoe launches and lots of nature to explore. Thunder Hill Provincial Park is tucked in the southwestern end of Columbia Lake, and it features a campground, more trails and spectacular views of the lake and the Rocky Mountains. Also near the park is the source of the mighty Columbia River (4th largest in North America), a place you should explore if you plan to move to Fairmont. 

There are more parks in the area including, Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park, popular with campers; Kootenay National Park, located north of Fairmount and features 3 major campgrounds: Redstreak Campground, McLeod Meadows Campground and Marble Canyon Campground; and Purcell Wilderness Conservancy Park, located in Invermere and offers kilometres of hiking trails. 

Golf

Golfing is a popular sport in Fairmont during the summer months. Riverside Golf Course, Mountainside Golf Course and Creekside Golf Course offer challenging courses and natural vistas of the Columbia Valley. More golf courses are minutes away in Windermere and Invermere including, Copper Point, Eagle Ranch, and Windermere Valley. 

Resorts

Fairmont Hot Springs Resort is a popular resort in Fairmont featuring natural mineral hot spring pools, ski areas, natural spring spa, poolside shops, golf shops, RV resort, day camps and much more. Another resort is Panorama Mountain Ski Resort, perfect for a mountain retreat as it's located in the Toby Creek Valley of the Purcell Mountains, 17km west of Invermere. It features high-speed chairlifts, 1,320 m of skiing, outdoor hot tubs and a whole lot more. 

Fairmont Hot Springs Schools

Schools near Fairmont include Martin Morigeau Elementary School (k-7) in nearby Canal Flats and Windermere Elementary School and Mountain Ridge Academy in Windermere. Students in the area are usually bused to school.