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Planning Tips

Planning Tips

The friendly and experienced team at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler are expert vacation planners. We’ve tapped into their collective knowledge to bring to you everything you need to know to confidently plan the ultimate getaway to Whistler.

Browse the articles below to learn about when to visit, what to pack, the best activities and more. We are regularly adding more advice, so check back regularly for even more helpful intel.

Fairmont Loves Love – 5 Uniquely Whistler Date Ideas

Fairmont Loves Love – 5 Uniquely Whistler Date Ideas

Local Knowledge

February is the month of love. Join us in celebrating our love for the outdoors, health, wellness and romance with Whistler date ideas.

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28 Ways to Enjoy Whistler’s Great Outdoors – #FairmontLovesFebruary

Local Knowledge

February has just 28 days of the most wonderfully wintery weather. Explore our favourite Whistler Winter activities to try this year.

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Mid-week, Maximum Fun – Why You Should Plan Mid-Week Visit to Whistler This Winter

Local Knowledge

Whistler locals love weekdays. Learn the perks of weekdays, and why you should make your next trip to Whistler a mid-week getaway.

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Local Tips for a Seamless Whistler Ski Vacation

Local Knowledge

Follow these local tips to enjoy an effortlessly smooth and hassle-free winter vacation to beautiful Whistler British Columbia.

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10 Magical Reasons to Spend Your Festive Holidays at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Celebrate

Spend this Christmas somewhere special. Discover what makes the Fairmont Chateau Whistler the most magical place to be this holiday season.

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Autumn Advantage – The Benefits Of Visiting Whistler In The Fall

Celebrate

Fall in Whistler is about much more than waiting for winter. This ‘secret season’ is the perfect time to relax, recharge and reconnect.

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All Aboard! Your Guide To Exploring Western Canada By Rail

Planning Tips

Discover the majesty of Exploring Western Canada by train. We will help you learn what route is best for you and the benefits of travel by rail.

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9 Ways to Get Moving at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Planning Tips

Whether you are looking to crush your fitness goals, or simply move your body and focus on some ‘you time,’ follow this guide to effortlessly add some fitness into your Whistler getaway.

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February – It’s kind of a big deal.

Planning Tips

Even though it’s the shortest month of the year, February has more incredible dining offers than any other time of year! Here’s a recap of ways you can discover just how much Fairmont Loves Flavour this winter.

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The Magic of Winter in Whistler

Planning Tips

From the 5,000 strands of lights lining the Village Stroll trees to the 8,171 acres of powdery slopes, there’s no question about it: Whistler is a winter wonderland in every sense.

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