Why Fairmont Chateau Whistler is the True Whistler Experience

The world comes to Whistler for so many exhilarating reasons. Why does the world come to Fairmont Chateau Whistler?

Elegantly poised at the base of the mountain, deeply immersed in the awe-inspiring landscape and adventure-seeking culture of Whistler, Fairmont Chateau Whistler has long been renowned for what it offers to visitors and locals alike: community, inclusion, genuine connection, and immersive experience.

A True Landmark Property

The Chateau is Whistler’s most authentic luxury resort experience. Its design and location stand as a grand castle-style monument at the base of Blackcomb Mountain. The Resort represents the essence of Whistler for its location, service, and adventure, and you will always receive a unique and warm Canadian welcome.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler I Whistler’s landmark ski-in ski-out luxury hotel
Fairmont Chateau Whistler aerial shot

The True Local Experience – Whistler Experience Guides

You will get the real Whistler experience with a local guide for daily mountain adventures. From skiing the best slopes in Whistler and Blackcomb, snowshoeing, visiting a local art gallery, to other off-the-beaten-track activities, you will learn everything from local knowledge. This exclusive opportunity is included as part of the resort experience fee.

Snowshoeing in powder snow
A family snowshoeing in powder snow

Ski-In, Ski-Out

A true luxury of proximity: there is no need to drive up the mountain or carry your gear from the hotel to the elevator. Simply walk out the door and head straight to the gondola. In addition, the ski valet picks up your gear the moment you check into the hotel, or to their final triumphant stop of the day at the bottom of the mountain.

If we were any closer to the slopes you would be sleeping in ski boots. PHOTO: DAVID MCCOLM
Aerial shot of the Fairmont Chateau Whistler at night

Infinite Gastronomic Experiences

From seasonally inspired menus to dining experiences that will satisfy any craving, Fairmont Chateau Whistler features a unique collection of restaurants and family dining venues that capture the true essence of Whistler.

Whether you’re looking for something casual like an après-ski drink at The Mallard Lounge, an intimate and decadent winter menu including savory fondues and artisanal charcuterie at The Chalet, fresh pastries in the morning, or a Portobello takeout dinner, or something a little more intimate like a private dinner at The Grill Room — you won’t have to venture any further.

Everything tastes better dipped in hot cheese. PHOTO: JULIE ZONEY
A spread of food on a table, including a pot of fondue

Good As Gold

The Fairmont Gold floor is a prestigious hotel within this exceptional hotel. Situated on the eighth floor of the Chateau, Gold offers a whole new level of the Fairmont experience, with VIP concierge service, stunning rooms, and an expansive guest lounge offering meals, snacks, drinks, and treats for the kids; plus beautiful yet cozily inviting décor and stunning views.

Discover 6 reasons why Fairmont Gold is truly the next level

Fairmont Gold Lounge I PHOTO: BRANDON BARRE
Food staged in the Fairmont Gold Lounge

Details That Immerse You In The True Whistler Experience

Spaces that inspire a leap into an adventure. Newly-renovated guest rooms create an immersion at every touch point – from the finest details of room design to the wildest adventures of your life.

Get first tracks at Fairmont Chateau Whistler – Discover our newly renovated rooms this winter.

From slopeside dining to bedside nightcaps.
A bedside table with a book and drink
From the call of the wild to the art of tranquility.
Moose head sculpture art hanging on wall

Each stunning detail brings the magnificence of the outdoors in, connecting you personally to the wilds of Whistler. Walk into the world of true Whistler – and allow yourself to be transported.

From your personal space to a deeply personal experience of the very best of Whistler.
A woman doing yoga in a hotel room

A seamless connection to place, mood, character, and the meaning of Whistler begins right here, in your superbly reimagined guest room. At each touch point, a point of connection. At every turn, a discovery – transporting you from inside to out, and back again; from this personal space to a deeply personal experience of the very best of Whistler.

From jumps of joy to leaps into adventure.
A man lifts a woman up in his arms
From magnificent interiors to the great outdoors.
A woman stands on a hotel balcony gazing into the distance

In Whistler’s best location, a few peaceful minutes from the heart of the village, Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s elegant stature summons adventure seekers to the mountain’s best après ski, legendary year-round pools, signature Fairmont service, and vistas no postcard could capture. This is the True Whistler Experience.

The ultimate winter vacation is just around the corner! For unsurpassed service, luxurious ski-in ski-out accommodations, and full resort amenities, plan ahead for an amazing vacation in Whistler. Whether is a quick weekend getaway, a week-long retreat, or a mid-week getaway, we have the perfect vacation package for you. Explore our offers for the best rates on stays at Fairmont Chateau Whistler.

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