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Whistler Places - Whistlerview

5.9 | Mediocre
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Private condo units situated within a 2-minute walk of Whistler gondolas

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Many guests found the location convenient for exploring Whistler on foot
Cons
  • No elevator and no daily housekeeping
  • Several guests found the off-site check-in inconvenient
  • A few reviewers complained that their beds were uncomfortable
  • A couple of guests noticed signs of wear and tear
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 25, 2013
Overview
This property is situated in the lower Whistler Village and is a 2-minute walk from the Whistler gondola. There are many restaurants, boutique shops and nightlife venues located within a 5-minute walk of this property. These units are well-suited for guests who are looking for quick access to the gondolas.

All units include free Wi-Fi, free local calls, a kitchen with full-sized appliances, a fireplace, a desk, a TV with a DVD player and individual climate control. Select units also include a jetted tub and/or an en suite sauna. Studio, one-bedroom and one-bedroom plus loft suites are available. 

Individual units may differ slightly in bed configurations, however most master bedrooms are furnished with one queen bed and most living rooms are furnished with a sofabed. 

Parking is available off-site for an additional fee of $22 per day and pets are not permitted. Shared features include guest laundry facilities. This property has three floors and no elevator. Daily housekeeping is not provided at this property. These are privately owned condos and the rental office is located off-site.

The Whistler Conference Centre and the Whistler Village Art Gallery are both within a 2-minute walk, while the Whistler Museum and the Whistler Olympic Plaza are both about a 6-minute walk away. The Whistler Golf Course and driving range is 5 minutes away on foot, while the Upper Blackcomb Village is a 12-minute walk away. Access to the Sea-to-Sky Highway is 3 minutes away by car, while the Whistler Creekside VIllage is a 7-minute drive away. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps) 
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The Good
There were a limited number of reviews available for this analysis at the time this editorial was written. However, among these reviews almost all guests agreed that the location was ideal for exploring the Whistler area on foot. One reviewer said that this property was located in the middle of everything.
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The Bad
As mentioned above, there were a limited number of reviews available for this analysis. Among these reviews, there were several concerns and complaints listed by guests and a few reviewers indicated that they would not choose this property again in the future.

Several reviewers found the off-site check-in to be inconvenient. A couple of guests also noted that they experienced difficulty with contacting resort staff by phone.

A few guests complained that their beds were uncomfortable. A couple of reviewers noticed signs of wear and tear and one guest specifically mentioned that the in-room climate control was ineffective. Another reviewer mentioned that the Wi-Fi signal was unreliable.

Some reviewers were disappointed that this property did not have daily housekeeping, an elevator, a common hot tub or pool, or on-site parking.
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TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #50 out of 55 properties in Whistler, with an average score of 1.5 out of 5, from 3 reviews.

Booking.com gave this property an average score of 8.4 out of 10, based on 6 guest reviews.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
Writing chose Tammy from the moment she could hold a pencil. The stories may have changed through the years, from creative fiction to television news reporting, but Tammy's passion for words (and fondness for pencils) continues on.
Guest Reviews
5.9
Mediocre
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68 / out of 69
hotels in Whistler

Rated 5.9/10 based on 29 reviews

Ranked #68 out of 69 hotels in Whistler

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Map Marker Whistler Places - Whistlerview
4333 Sunrise Alley, Whistler, BC