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Lifts and village area within a 10-minute walk, private balconies and hot tubs 

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
Cons
  • No on-site dining
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Jan 3, 2014
Overview
This property is located at the base of Sun Peaks Ski Resort and is about an 8-minute walk from the village centre. The location allows guests to ski-in to the property, while access to the lifts is within a 10-minute walk.

This smoke-free property offers one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom condo units. All units include free Wi-Fi, a full kitchen, a gas fireplace, a separate living room, a private balcony or patio with a private hot tub, a dining room and a TV and DVD player. Units with two bedrooms or more also include a second bathroom, while other units include en suite laundry facilities. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are not available.

Free underground parking is available on site and dogs are permitted in units for an additional fee of $15 per dog, per night (maximum of two dogs per room).

Other on-site amenities include ski storage and common laundry facilities. This property does not offer on-site dining.

The Sun Peaks Golf Course is about a 2-minute walk away, while the village area, which is about 8 minutes away on foot, features restaurants, bars, shops and equipment rentals. 

Access to Highway 5 is about 40 minutes away by car, while the city of Kamloops and the Kamloops Airport (YKA) are both about a 60-minute drive away. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on December 31, 2013: Wheelchair accessibility.
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The Good
There was only one recent review available for this analysis, at the time this editorial was written. This one guest described the unit as clean and comfortable. This guest also appreciated the in-room fireplace, hot tub and laundry facilities. Travellers considering this property may also want to note that free Wi-Fi and free parking are offered.
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The Bad
As mentioned above, there was only one recent guest review found among hotel review sites. This one reviewer was somewhat disappointed that she was not able to ski-out to the lifts and found the property a bit far from the village and main lift areas. Also, this property does not offer on-site dining.
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TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #5 out of 6 specialty properties in Sun Peaks, with an average score of 4 out of 5, from 6 reviews.

The author called the property on December 31, 2013 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
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Guest Reviews
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hotels in Sun Peaks

Rated 7.8/10 based on 7 reviews

Ranked #9 out of 13 hotels in Sun Peaks

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Map Marker Crystal Forest
6005 Valley Drive, Sun Peaks, BC