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Defining a Boutique Hotel

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Travelling “Boutique” is fast becoming the vacation-style of choice. The travel-savvy seek out unique and interesting hotels to create the ultimate vacation experience. Where did it all begin? The term “Boutique Hotel” was coined by entrepreneur Steve Rubell when he and his partner, Ian Schrager, opened the first Boutique Hotel in New York in 1984. [read more]

First Night Whistler 2012

Whistler’s First Night is a family friendly New Year’s Eve Celebration that takes place in Whistler’s Village Square and the Whistler Conference Center.  Join visitors and locals and say goodbye to the old and welcome the new. This is an alcohol-free evening which promotes a “Celebration of the Arts”.  The evening will be filled with [read more]

La Nina is Back

The countdown to official opening day for Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains on November 24th is on! The mountains have already received lots of snow.  This early snow fall is in part due to La Nina.  La Nina is when the ocean surface temperature across the Pacific Ocean will be lower than normal by 3-5 °C.  The [read more]

Whistler Film Festival

The Whistler Film Festival takes place in beautiful Whistler Village from November 30 to December 4, 2011. This will be the 11th annual festival and you can “prepare for the unexpected” at this five day film extravaganza. The Whistler Film Festival presents films from Canada and all around the world.  Premiers, from North Americas top directors, as [read more]

Whistler November Events

Winter is on its way and November is an exciting month in Whistler. Locals and visitors alike will be excited about Whistler and Blackcomb Mountain opening day on November 24th.  There is already snow in the mountains and meteorologists are predicting another La Nina year brining in lots of snow to the area. Whistler hosts a [read more]

Whistler Readers and Writers Festival

The 10th annual Whistler Readers and Writers Festival is coming to Whistler on the weekend of October 14th to 16th.  Celebrate the art and culture of the literary world at this great event.  The weekend will be filled with reading events from top authors, workshops, panel discussions and much more! The event is organised by the Vicious [read more]

Whistler Savings at the Summit Lodge

Stay at the Summit Lodge and enjoy the benefits with our neighboring businesses! Simply flash your keycard at any of the listed businesses to enjoy the following discounts or promotions. Another good reason to stay at the Summit Lodge! Food and Dining Crepe Montagne  Free sweet crepe with lunch of dinner. 1 per table. Tandoori Grill [read more]

Cornocopia

This annual event is one you cannot miss! Cornucopia is Whistler’s Celebration of Wine and Food and takes place over the November long weekend from the 10th to 13th. The festival celebrates everything about wine and food.Over the four days and nights you can take part in fascinating seminars hosted by renowned industry professionals, enjoy wine [read more]

Whistler September Events

There are lots of events happening in September. This is a great time of the year to visit Whistler and celebrate the end of summer.  Spend the days exploring Whistler, hike in the Alpine, experience the many activities in Whistler and get to see some great events, many of which are free!  The Summit Lodge and [read more]