Whistler is home to celebrated Olympic legacies and cherished aboriginal traditions. It’s also recognised as the largest ski resort in North America, attracting ski-enthusiasts, foodies and nature-lovers alike. But you needn’t spend hours planning the perfect vacay. Here’s our top tips for an epic ski trip in Whistler, BC…
Lift Pass Offers
You could save up to 25% on lift tickets when you book by November 15th. What’s more, Whistler Blackcomb have a Lowest Price Guarantee, which means you needn’t bother shopping around. If you miss the November 15th deadline, don’t worry. Try to make every effort to book in advance – even booking the night before will save you money on the window rate. If you’re unsure of stay dates, book your lift tickets anyway – Whistler Blackcomb explains: ‘Completely unused tickets are fully refundable with no fee.’
Book your rentals now with Whistler Blackcomb and you can save up to 1/3! They offer a range of performance and sport options as well as demo and junior equipment. You can check availability online and even reserve via the website too. Check out their White Glove service – New equipment, perfectly tuned, brought to you in the comfort of your own home, condo or hotel suite.
Your base throughout your Whistler vacation, it’s important to choose the right accommodation. So what should you consider?
Whistler, as we know it today, was built around the mountain. If you’re a skier/boarder, you’ll want to be close to a gondola/chairlift. Options include the Upper Village, Main Village and Creekside Village.
Nita Lake Lodge is pleased to offer additional amenities such as ski/board storage at the base of Whistler Mountain and a complimentary shuttle to the main village area. Discover some other popular Canadian pastimes with complimentary snow shoe and fat bike rentals.
Preparation is Key
Whether ripping it on groomers or sending it in the couloir, we place big demands on our bodies during the winter. There are a number of ways that you can prepare for an epic ski season. Check out our article on Preparing For The Upcoming Whistler Ski Season
Epic Winter Savings
There’s still time to save big on your 2018/19 Whistler ski vacation at Nita Lake Lodge! Receive up to 35% off when you book online by November 15th. Skiing not your thing? Indulge in our award-winning Spa or relax by the fire with views of our tranquil, glacier-fed lake and enjoy the bliss from our amazing winter holiday savings!
Feature image PC: Tourism Whistler/Mike Crane