Whistler, located in British Columbia, Canada, is nestled in the Coast Mountains, only 40 kms inland from the Pacific Ocean, and 120 kms from one of Canada’s largest urban centres. Whistlers major resorts and accommodations, and Whistler vacation rentals provides a Canadian west coast mountain experience with snowy winters and moderate temperatures. Only est. 2.5 hours drive from Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Whistler mountain is accessible via the internationally known sea-to-sky highway; which passes through the city of Squamish.
Whistler and Blackcomb Mountain offer the highest lift-serviced vertical and the largest terrain of any ski area in North America, with large alpine bowls and forested glades, expert grooming and ski runs that last forever. There are plenty of other activities year round to entice the visitor, including hiking, biking, fishing, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, white water rafting, mountain biking, golf, tennis, in-line skating and sailing in summer to snowmobiling, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, skating, hockey and, of course, skiing and snowboarding in the winter, along with fine dining and shopping in award-winning Whistler Village. Whistler accommodation and conference facilities make it an ideal choice for meeting planners spring through fall. Many visitors are surprised to find that Whistler is a lively mountain community of nearly 9,500 permanent residents. The sense of community is very strong in Whistler, with a passionate commitment to protecting the natural mountain environment surrounding us and moving to become a sustainable resort community. Whistler is a pristine mountain to visit and stay, offering a variety of hotel, condo, home, apartment and bed and breakfast accommodations. Whistler accommodations range in price and location, though nothing beats the accommodations at the base of Whistler mountain, or directly in Whistler village. Whistler is an all year round resort and experience that travelers from around the world come to visit, year after year.