• A skier skis down Whistler Blackcomb during sunset

ALL Safe – Your Safety in Mind

Safety information and operational updates for your upcoming visit to Fairmont Chateau Whistler.

As of January 5, 2023, all air travelers 2 years of age and older, arriving from the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong or Macao must show a negative COVID-19 test result, taken no more than 2 days before their departure to the airline in order to board their flight. These planned health measures will apply to air travelers, regardless of nationality and vaccination status. Accepted tests include a negative molecular (such as a PCR test), or a negative antigen test that has documentation to show that it has been monitored by a telehealth service or an accredited laboratory or testing provider. These are temporary measures, in place for 30 days, that will be reassessed as more data and evidence becomes available. For complete details, read the full the Government of Canada news release.

Dining, Dancing & Events:

  • Indoor personal gathering limits have returned to normal.
  • Indoor and outdoor organized gatherings, like weddings, have returned to full capacity. Dancing is allowed.
  • Indoor seated events, such as movie theatres, are operating at full capacity.
  • Fitness centers, sport competitions, dance events, swimming pools are operating at full capacity.
  • Restaurants, bars and nightclubs are operating at full capacity with no table limits. Mingling and dancing is permitted.

For over 30 years we’ve provided shelter and have been a home-away-from-home for guests and employees alike, and as long as we feel we can do that safely we will continue to do so. Should you have any questions or need further information, please contact the hotel directly at 604-938-8000 or [email protected].

To help protect all of our valued guests and employees, masks are recommended in all indoor public spaces. This includes the lobby, meeting foyers, hallways, elevators and any designated common areas.

Please note that check-in is now available from 4:00 pm onwards, and check-out is now at 11:00 am.

The health club is currently open for hotel guests daily from 5:30 am – 11:00 pm. For more information on health club protocols please click here.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler is committed to providing you with a dining experience you can enjoy with confidence. For more information on safety protocols, current dining venue hours and offerings, please click here.

Health club is open daily from 5:30 am -11:00 pm.

Yoga classes are now available daily.

Vida Spa is now accepting appointments seven days /week.

Consult the Doors Open Directory to see what businesses are open in Whistler, and learn how they have modified their operations in response to COVID-19.

Covid-19 testing kits are not currently available at the hotel. Please visit Tourism Whistler’s resource page to learn more about your options for tests while visiting Whistler.

All Meet Well is our commitment to keeping you safe and well, for the gatherings of today and tomorrow. Our dedicated meetings and event team looks forward to collaborating with you to create customized experiences that build lasting memories. To learn more about hosting your next meeting or event, click here.

In addition to increased training on safety protocols, all colleagues participate in mandatory, daily health screenings which include temperature checks upon entrance to the resort. It’s important to us that both our guests and our colleagues are safe and well.

Our friendly and knowledgeable Concierge team would be delighted to assist you in planning your upcoming stay.

For additional information, please visit the Seasonal Activity Guide page.

More Helpful Resources

Tourism Whistler Updates

BC Government Updates

Canadian Border Info

World Health Organization


We remain committed to serving our guests and employees, and we will continue to operate under the strictest health and safety protocols to ensure that we maintain a safe environment for all who visit. Our new standards of safety and enhanced protocols and procedures were developed and vetted by a team of expert advisors to ensure maximum efficacy in preventing the spread of all viruses and pathogens, including COVID-19. The standards are validated under the new global ALLSAFE Cleanliness label.



If you have any symptoms associated with COVID-19 or have been in contact with a known case, we ask that you please postpone your visit. Anyone with health questions or symptoms related to COVID-19 should use the COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool or call 8-1-1 to speak to a health care professional.