Whistler

Whether you want ski-in, ski-out, or a hotel pool with a view, here are six of the best Whistler hotels for families to stay and play this season.

The Absolute Best Whistler Hotels for Families

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Whether you want to ski-in ski-out, or are looking for the best hotel pool in the village, the resort community of Whistler, British Columbia, has accommodation options for every family’s taste and budget. Our family has stayed in many of Whistler’s most fabulous hotel properties, and each one has its own charm and advantages. (Free wifi is standard throughout all of the hotels, so I haven’t listed it separately in each mini-review.)  Here are six of the best Whistler hotels for families…

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Whistler Ski Resort is a perfect choice for family fun in winter. Tips on what to do, where to stay, and where to dine in Whistler, British Columbia.

How to Enjoy Epic Fun in Whistler with Kids

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Living in Vancouver, the temptation to get away for a few days of skiing and snowboarding in nearby Whistler is ever present during the winter months. It’s only a 90-minute drive from downtown Vancouver, and just slightly longer from Vancouver International Airport. The mountains of Whistler Blackcomb are consistently rated as one of the top ski resorts in the world, and even with its après caché, Whistler ski resort remains a super choice for your family’s next winter holiday. Here’s how to enjoy…

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Whistler resort is the number one ski destination in North America again. Here's what's new and exciting at Whistler for your winter travel season. (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Whistler Resort is the Best in North America, Again

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SKI Magazine readers have ranked Whistler resort as the number one ski destination in North America, again. The Whistler folks are certainly chuffed by this good news, as they get set to open the mountain in just over two months’ time, on November 27. So what’s bright, shiny and new at Whistler for this upcoming ski season? New Cabins on the Whistler Village Gondola Hooray, less awkward perching on a gondola shelf. Whistler Blackcomb is making the journey to the alpine a lot more enjoyable…

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There's a new festival in town. GO Fest Whistler - Great Outdoors Festival, kicks off the village's busy summer event season on the Victoria Day Long Weekend. (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Whistler’s GO Fest Great Outdoors Festival

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There’s a new, family-friendly party in town on the May long weekend in Whistler. Whistler’s newest and most active festival may be just the thing you’re looking for. The inaugural GO Fest Whistler – Great Outdoors Festival, kicks off the village’s busy summer event season this Victoria Day Long Weekend, from May 16-19, 2014. GO Fest allows the opportunity to combine Whistler’s seasonal offerings into a festival that celebrates a unique time of year when people can enjoy Whistler in their own…

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Whistler Blackcomb is one of the top ski resorts in the world, and they love families! Top reasons why you should plan family ski fun at Whistler resort. (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Why you should plan family ski fun at Whistler Blackcomb

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We love to ski and board as a family. Living so very close to the awesome snow playground of Whistler Blackcomb, we try to get up there as often as time and life’s responsibilities permit. The resort has made families a priority for some time now, so if you’re thinking of a snow holiday with the family this season, here are some great reasons why you should bundle the kids and skis and plan a trip to Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. Whistler…

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