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Debbie Gabriel

24 Jun 24

Whistler Resort Guide

Debbie Gabriel

24 Jun 24

The Ultimate Guide to Whistler: Skiing, Luxury, and Adventure

Welcome to our comprehensive guide to Whistler, where we delve into everything you need to know about this premier ski destination. From the best slopes to ski, top-notch hotels, delicious dining options, and thrilling non-ski activities, we’ve got you covered.



Getting There

Our journey to Whistler began with a flight from London to Seattle with British Airways. We enjoyed a few days in Seattle before heading to Vancouver, and from there, we drove up to Whistler, experiencing the scenic beauty of the Sea-to-Sky Highway.


For those seeking luxury, we stayed at the Four Seasons Whistler. This top-tier hotel offers exquisite service and amenities. Other excellent choices include:

Skiing in Whistler

Whistler Blackcomb is a skier’s paradise with extensive terrain for all levels. We rented our ski and snowboard equipment from the Whistler Blackcomb Store in the Four Seasons Hotel for convenience. This setup made it easy to hit the slopes right after breakfast.

Non-Ski Activities

Whistler is not just about skiing. Here are some fantastic non-ski activities we enjoyed:

  • Ziptrek Eco Tours: This thrilling zipline adventure through the forest canopy is a must-do. The tour is both exhilarating and educational, offering stunning views of the surrounding area.
  • Vallea Lumina: A magical evening experience featuring an immersive multimedia night walk through the forest.
  • Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre (SLCC): This cultural center offers a deep dive into the heritage of the Squamish and Lil’wat Nations, with engaging exhibits and workshops.
  • bubly™ Tube Park: Perfect for families, this tube park provides endless fun for kids and adults alike.

Dining in Whistler

We started each day with a hearty breakfast at the Braidwood Tavern in the Four Seasons. Here are some other dining spots we highly recommend:

Whistler offers a perfect blend of luxury, adventure, and cultural experiences, making it an ideal destination for both ski enthusiasts and those looking for a memorable winter getaway. Whether you’re carving down the slopes or exploring the myriad of non-ski activities, Whistler promises an unforgettable experience.

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