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The top 10 hotels in Canada, have been revealed

The top hotels in Canada, have been revealed in a prestigious new 2017 ranking, by U.S. News & World Report.

The 2017 Best Hotels in Canada

1. Ritz-Carlton, Montreal

Acclaimed chef Daniel Boulud’s restaurant, Maison Boulud offers gourmet French cuisine
Ritz-Carlton’s signature ‘sophistication’ has pushed the Montreal address to the top spot in the Canadian ranks.
The lavish guestrooms and bathrooms, which feature heated seats, were also singled out as ingredients for success.
Acclaimed chef Daniel Boulud’s restaurant, Maison Boulud, offers gourmet French cuisine and the hotel has won awards from TripAdvisor and Conde Nast.

2. Rosewood Hotel Georgia, Vancouver

The grandeur of the Rosewood Hotel’s bedrooms and restaurants wowed travellers and critics alike
Attention to detail and an opulent aesthetic impressed visitors to Rosewood Hotel Georgia, which came second in the Canadian top 10.
The spa and garden terrace were also praised.
Locals and travellers alike rated the Lobby Lounge and formal Hawksworth Restaurant as spots to while away a Vancouver evening.

3. Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver

Chi, The Spa, the outdoor pool and Market, created by Michelin chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten are revealed as attractive hotel features by the judges

Located in downtown Vancouver, the Shangri-La Hotel, which came third, boasts rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows, deep tubs and free Wi-Fi.
Chi, The Spa, the outdoor pool and Market, created by Michelin chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten are also revealed as attractive hotel features by the judges.  Read more: 

Of the Top 50 hotel in Canada, British Columbia has 21 Hotels rounding out the list

4.   The Wickaninnish Inn Tofino
7.   Fairmont Pacific Rim, Vancouver
11. Magnolia Hotel & Spa Victoria
13. Four Seasons Whistler
15. Loden Hotel Vancouver
17. Clayoquot Wilderness Resort
18. Wedgewood Hotel Vancouver
19. Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver
20. Fairmont Chateau Whistler
21. Nita Lake Lodge Whistler
24. Pan Pacific Vancouver
26. L’Hermitage Hotel Vancouver
29. OPUS Vancouver
30. Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver
31. Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver
33. Oak Bay Beach Hotel Victoria
35. Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa
44. Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort Victoria
49. Pan Pacific Whistler Village Centre

Four Seasons Hotel Whistler

Had a wonderful ski vacation at the Four Seasons.

Fitted our ski boots and equipment in the evening after check in at the onsite ski shop at the lower level. A short walk to the Blackcomb. Convenient shuttle to the village. Nice spa with a heated outdoor pool and tasty food at the Sidecut. The hot chocolates, s’mores, and apple kabobs in the afternoon were a nice touch. Had a unbeatable magical winter vacation at Whistler!

We are just finishing up our 10 night stay at the Four Seasons. From the moment we arrived we were treated like royalty. The hotel itself is beautifully appointed, but it’s the staff who have made our stay even more special. Everyone from the porters to the reception, concierge and restaurant staff are brilliant! The clincher for us though was the fabulous ski concierge service. Being able to leave our skis, boots and helmets at the base of the mountain was fabulous… and the staff help you with your boots and gear… plus there’s got chocolate and cookies!

Everything about Whistler is beautiful. The skiing is brilliant, but there’s plenty to do for non-skiers too. The hotel is a short walk from the upper village and there’s a regular hotel shuttle that runs into the lower village.

The buffet breakfast was delicious and we’ll definitely miss having eggs and omelettes made to order each morning. We’re also going to miss the heated outdoor pool and hot tubs.. and the day spa!

One of our boys was ill on the 2nd night of our stay and we had to make a trip to hospital in an ambulance. Everything ended up being ok, but the hotel staff went out of their way to ensure he was comfortable. We really could’ve have asked for more from the hotel or the staff.

Reserve WhistlerFour Seasons Hotel Whistler
4591 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, BC

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The Four Seasons Resort Whistler is a short – 15min walk to the main village and 3min walk to the upper village. The resort offers a full-service spa, fitness center, an outdoor pool and three heated whirlpools.

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Four Seasons Hotel Whistler Room
Four Seasons Hotel Whistler Room

First Tracks Lodge

Wonderful in every way! Especially fun to be in the hot tub as the snow was coming down. Staff wee wonderfully pleasant and helfpful. Great to have a grocery store so close by, along with all the other positives of being at the base of Creekside. We will be back again.

Stayed with another couple (friends) in an apartment which comprised 2 large (king bed) en-suite bedrooms, a well appointed kitchen & living area. Property has great facilities; gym, jacuzzis etc, it’s very well kept, clean and there’s a concierge on the desk from early until late. If travelling with kids it would be great for them too. Right next to the Blackholm gondola, can’t get more ski-in ski-out, you get to jump the morning queue as a resident at First Tracks too! There’s a cracking little sushi bar 5min walk, does take away. Highly recommend if you don’t mind paying a bit more to get a lot more in terms of luxury.

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First Tracks Lodge
2202 Gondola Way, Whistler, BC

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Located at the base of Whistler Mountain, Each suite is equipped with a kitchen, gas fireplace and free Wi-Fi. First Tracks Lodge is a ski-in/ski out property that features a 4-season outdoor pool and 2 hot tubs.  Whistler Village is 5 minutes’ drive from the property.

Map to First Tracks Lodge

Amenities
Fitness centre
Hot tub
Laundry facilities
Pets not allowed
Outdoor pool
Parking (surcharge)
Sauna
Ski-in/Ski-out
Ski storage
Steam room
Free Wi-Fi

First Tracks Lodge Suite
First Tracks Lodge Suite

Fairmont Chateau Whistler

We stayed here for Christmas and WOW was it special. The hotel itself is gorgeous and so beautifully decorated. What was most memorable is the exquisite service. Truly five star. I did not encounter a single employee who let the hotel down. Everyone went above and beyond. From the doormen, to concierge, to waiters, to spa to ski valet employees. As it was Christmas, every morning the housemaids put a special treat in the room ie mince pies, chocolate. On Christmas Day everyone got there own stocking. Very cute personal touches.

This is magical place. I am not a resident. Booked for the Gala Christmas Dinner for 6 from Australia. Arrived at the beautiful hotel and my booking proceeded very smoothly . Seated in a beautifully decorated function room and entertained by Tony Burton and orchestra….Frank Sinatra Michael Buble etc…terrific music and entertainment.
The Buffett was magnificent. Beyond compare exquisite beautiful and plentiful…quite stunning. Served by Alexander and Jessica who were terrific.

This was a magical night for my family which I will never forget
Thank you Fairmont

Reserve WhistlerFairmont Chateau Whistler
4599 Chateau Boulevard , Whistler, BC

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Fairmont Chateau Whistler Hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travellers. Friendly staff, great facilities and close proximity to all that Whistler (BC) has to offer are three great reasons you should stay at Fairmont Chateau Whistler Hotel.
Fairmont Chateau Whistler on a map

Amenities
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant, Coffee shop
Fitness centre
Hot tub
Internet (surcharge)
Indoor, Outdoor pool
Parking (surcharge)
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Free ski shuttle
Ski storage
Spa
Steam room, Sauna
Wi-Fi

Fairmont Chateau Whistler Room
Fairmont Chateau Whistler Room

Executive Inn Whistler

Awesome staff team who really care! ROB at the front desk was extremely helpful to my friend and I when we needed it most. After a fantastic day at Cornucopia (which certainly got the best of us) and arriving back at the hotel with purple teeth and some sub-par glow-in-the-dark face paint, Rob still looked at us as real humans and exceeded our hospitality expectations. With compassion and integrity, Rob went out of his way to make sure we had what we needed and stayed safe after some rowdy stragglers followed us back looking for trouble we wanted no part in. Couldn’t speak more highly of him. Thanks Rob!

Came up for a few days to go snowboarding at whistler it’s 100ft from the lift and for the price you cannot beat the stay.. the staff was extremely friendly and very helpful with my needs.. the room was clean I had no issues a little old fashioned but overall great place.. if I had to do it all over again i would stay there

Reserve WhistlerExecutive Inn Whistler
4250 Village Stroll, Whistler, BC

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Executive Inn at Whistler Village -a small and intimate European style boutique hotel.  This hotel has the best location; in the heart of Whistler Village just steps from the slopes- the hottest nightspots and luxury shopping. Ski in and ski out access to both Whistler and Blackcomb mountains- this Executive boutique hotel is located just a minute from the ski lifts.

Executive Inn Whistler Map

Evolution Whistler

Great location and great for families. We arrived a little late so the village was pretty much closed at around 8:00. Regardless, the doggie bed and dog treats were a nice touch as soon as we walked in. There was plenty of room and it was very clean. Being able to walk to the ski lift was a great bonus.

We stayed at Evolution over our Thanksgiving holiday and were impressed. We enjoyed the wonderful location with easy access to restaurants, shops, and walking distance to the gondola in Creekside. The room was spacious, clean, comfortable, and quiet. We loved having a kitchen and laundry in our own room. The weather was wintry and gorgeous and we used the fireplace every night. We also used the heated pool/hot tubs and steam room/sauna every night. We brought our dog and found it to be very accommodating. Also, parking in the underground garage and ski storage facilities were all great.

Reserve WhistlerEvolution Whistler
2020 London Lane, Whistler, BC

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This Whistler property is within a 10-minute walk of the Creekside Gondola. Each suite offers a full kitchen, gas fireplace and private balcony.

Evolution Whistler features an outdoor heated pool and 2 hot tubs. Guests can also enjoy the eucalyptus steam room, gym or game room.

Each 1 and 2-bedroom suite at the Whistler Evolution is equipped with a washer and dryer. Air conditioning and cable TV are also provided.

Map to Evolution Whistler

Evolution Whistler Suite
Evolution Whistler Suite

Four Seasons Hotel Whistler

Beautiful Resort . Staff was lovely . For avid skiers I would opt for a ski in/out resort . Getting on to the mountain was a a bit of a hassle and a process. The spa was wonderful and the food was great at Sidecut ( except it was the only restaurant, they do not allow children at the Tapas bar and the menu at that bar was limited ) . Perhaps it is a better experience in the summer when you don’t have to schlep down to the ski concierge with kids and then back in a crowded shuttle with gear to ski school .

We decided to stay here because we read about the ski concierge and the service they provided. It was wonderful, not issues, we got fitted in the hotel and our equipment was always ready to go at the base and we only had to carry our equipment for about 1 minute to the lift.

Reserve WhistlerFour Seasons Hotel Whistler
4591 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, BC

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The Four Seasons Resort Whistler is a short – 15min walk to the main village and 3min walk to the upper village. The resort offers a full-service spa, fitness center, an outdoor pool and three heated whirlpools.

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Four Seasons Hotel Whistler Room
Four Seasons Hotel Whistler Room

First Tracks Lodge

First Tracks Lodge is located in the skiing village, cool location for sports, we just live there for one night, will try again for a longer time.
the lodge is well furnitured, good to keep confidential, and really nice beds and suites.

Great location for the family. Just outside of the creek side gondola (for those coming for the skiing) and across from the local market, you can’t beat the location. easy in and out from the main highway and great heated underground parking. Rooms were very tidy, clean, and modern enough. Anything you were missing, the hotel service and housekeeping was prompt to resolve.

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First Tracks Lodge
2202 Gondola Way, Whistler, BC

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Located at the base of Whistler Mountain, Each suite is equipped with a kitchen, gas fireplace and free Wi-Fi. First Tracks Lodge is a ski-in/ski out property that features a 4-season outdoor pool and 2 hot tubs.  Whistler Village is 5 minutes’ drive from the property.

Map to First Tracks Lodge

Amenities
Fitness centre
Hot tub
Laundry facilities
Pets not allowed
Outdoor pool
Parking (surcharge)
Sauna
Ski-in/Ski-out
Ski storage
Steam room
Free Wi-Fi

First Tracks Lodge Suite
First Tracks Lodge Suite

Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Such a unique property, coupled with exceptional customer service. Located right on the base of Blackcomb it is just so easy to ski in and ski out. Hot chocoates await you at the end of a ski day, followed by warm apple cider. Lots of little extra treats and touches which make it truly special. We are a family of 4 (2 teenage children) and the hotel was perfect for us. We got interconnecting room…very comfortable for a week.

Spent 5 nights at the Fairmont over Christmas. A family of 5 with 3 teenagers (17,16,14). Cannot say enough about the entire experience. The most comfortable, welcoming, warm and engaging hotel. The staff is beyond friendly and willing to do anything to please. Prior to our visit Ian Inniss (concierge) was fantastic working to arrange everything from ski passes /rentals, dinner reservations, snow mobiling and bob sledding. Every reservation was spot on.
The rooms were comfortable, the room service excellent. The ambiance at Christmas was magic. Lots of festive touches. Right down to the stockings outside our door Christmas morning.
The 5 nights flew! Do not stay anywhere else in Whistler – value for money, amenities and service are simply fantastic.

Reserve WhistlerFairmont Chateau Whistler
4599 Chateau Boulevard , Whistler, BC

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Fairmont Chateau Whistler Hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travellers. Friendly staff, great facilities and close proximity to all that Whistler (BC) has to offer are three great reasons you should stay at Fairmont Chateau Whistler Hotel.
Fairmont Chateau Whistler on a map

Amenities
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant, Coffee shop
Fitness centre
Hot tub
Internet (surcharge)
Indoor, Outdoor pool
Parking (surcharge)
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Free ski shuttle
Ski storage
Spa
Steam room, Sauna
Wi-Fi

Fairmont Chateau Whistler Room
Fairmont Chateau Whistler Room

Executive Inn Whistler

I was very disappointed at my stay at the Executive Inn at Whistler. It should be a premier resort — we were certainly paying those prices — and the location cannot be beat if you are hitting the slopes.
My first contact with them (I made the reservation through whistler.com) was them overcharging me by an enormous amount of money when the final charges were made. The agent who made the reservation for us straightened it out — but — nothing from the hotel at all, not an email ever, not something when we checked in — nothing.
When we got there we found out there are actually two hotels and we went to the wrong one, so we drove around to the ‘right’ one. When we got *there* the person who was a the front desk wasn’t so excited to see us. Eventually, I realized I didn’t have all that I needed and went back to the front desk to get information about the storage locker and the ski passes.
The room was barely cleaned while we were there, and looked like it had hardly been cleaned before we got there. One day we were there in the room and the maid came to clean — and we asked if she could come back in an hour (when we were going to dinner) — she said she couldn’t they were all trying to leave. She went upstairs for a few minutes, and didn’t even look at the downstairs. Oh, and 3 towels each day. We were four in the room, a room for 6.
During the visit when I needed something, the people at the front desk who shared the lobby with Exec. Inn were incredibly helpful, many times there wasn’t anyone at our front desk.

Reserve WhistlerExecutive Inn Whistler
4250 Village Stroll, Whistler, BC

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Executive Inn at Whistler Village -a small and intimate European style boutique hotel.  This hotel has the best location; in the heart of Whistler Village just steps from the slopes- the hottest nightspots and luxury shopping. Ski in and ski out access to both Whistler and Blackcomb mountains- this Executive boutique hotel is located just a minute from the ski lifts.

Executive Inn Whistler Map