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Ski in/Ski Out Getaway @ Base of Whistler Mtn

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 552 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

TRUE SKI IN / SKI OUT - 2 MINUTE WALK TO THE GONDOLA

Relax after a day out on the slopes or a walk around the shops just across the street in this newly renovated one bedroom condo. Updates include new furniture, paint, tiles and carpets.

NOTE: COURTYARD RENOVATIONS

April 1 to December 2017 - POOL, HOT TUB & BBQ's CLOSED

The building amenities include:

- Outdoor heated pool

- Large hot tub

- Sauna

- Gas BBQs

- Locked Ski & Bike Storage

This amazing unit boasts:

- Fully equipped kitchen

- Gas fireplace

- 40' LCD TV with Cable

- DVD Player

- Bose IPod Stereo with AUX cord

- Comfortable pull out couch

- Queen size Stearns and Foster pillow top mattress in bedroom

- FREE Underground Heated Parking

- FREE Internet & WIFI

Shops & Services Nearby:

- Food Store

- Liquor, Beer & Wine Store

- Starbucks

- Restaurants

- Popular Apres Ski Spot

- Ski Rental

- Whister Kids Centre

- Whister Guest Relations

Keywords: apartment, one bedroom, pool, hot tub, sauna, patio, balcony, kitchen, flat screen tv,

More Details

Owner
Linda Meindersma
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
130 Kilometres
Vancouver International
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Dusty's
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Whistler Golf Club
Nearest Train
450 Metres
Rocky Mountaineer Station
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Dusty's
Nearest Ski
100 Metres
Whistler - Creekside Gondola
Nearest Beach
650 Metres
Alpha Lake Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Creekside Gondola
Nearest Point of Interest
Franz's Trail Shopping Area
Car: not necessary

Dog Sledding, Zip-Treking, Bungee Jumping, ATVing, Wine Tasting,

Amenities

Whistler Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 552 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) Sterns & Foster pillow top mattress, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) High quality comfortable mattress
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Ski/Snowboard Storage, Bike Storage, Ski Workbench in Garage,

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.769231 based on 13 reviews
5

Summer Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This Lake Placid Lodge condo was a great price and away from the hustle and bustle of the Village.

Linda was easy to communicate with and booking was straightforward. After payment, she sent us a welcome package that outlined all the do’s and don’ts of the condo.

The electronic keypad lock to the unit was a little bit finicky for MYSELF when I was locking it. I always had to do it twice to make sure it was locked.

As mentioned in the ad when we were booking, the outdoor pool/hot tub was under renovations, so we did not get to enjoy this. However you would be able to access it from the outdoor patio as well as the lobby.

This has been one of the most well-stocked kitchens I’ve stayed at in Whistler. There were appliances (toaster, microwave, blender, kettle); pots, pans, baking sheets and cooking utensils; cooking essentials such as oil and spices; as well as reusable containers, zip lock bags, aluminum foil and plastic wrap. I’m sure some of these items were left by previous renters, but it’s nice to not have to buy a bottle of oil just to cook for 2 days or containers we forgot to pack when we went on our hike.

There were a bunch of DVDs, games and books available for some quiet entertainment.

The bedroom mattress was a bit soft for our liking, but to each their own. We like our beds slightly firmer.

Free underground parking was a plus.

One downside was that it was very warm in the condo. There was a fan in the bedroom and we opened the patio door and all the windows to circulate the air, but it was still quite stuffy.

We definitely had an enjoyable stay and would return again.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy, clean and excellent location!

  • 5 of 5

Only a short drive away from whistler village this condo is in the perfect location. Restaurants and grocery markets within walking distance. Everything you need is supplied in the condo! Was very clean upon arrival. Linda responded quickly to emails and gave detailed instructions on how to get in. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Excellent location, clean and comfortable space

  • 4 of 5

Located a short drive from Whistler village. Clean and tidy, spacious living space. My only complaint was that the keypad door locks to the building were confusing to operate - they were newly installed and there was some confusion upon check in as to what the codes were.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice modern place

  • 5 of 5

Ski lift is about 200' away up about 20 steps. There are a couple great restaurants about two blocks away.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Well kept unit in nice building

  • 4 of 5

The unit is decent size and is in good condition. It was easy to access the unit and the underground garage as well as the hot tub. Quick walk to the Creekside Gondola and you are on your way to a great day of skiing. The booking process was easy and Linda the owner is very responsive to emails. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent stay

  • 5 of 5

Linda's rental in the Lake Placid Lodge and perfect for the price.

Easy walk from the Gondola (even in ski boots), Coffee Shop, Ski rental/shop, grocery store (very well stocked), and restaurant(s).

The outdoor pool/spa was an easy walk from the outdoor patio (through about 10 yards of snow) to get to the sidewalk and was perfect to soothe sore muscles. You could also access via the lobby and bypass the snow. (Bring your key for access to sauna/change room) Near the pool was an operable shared gas grill.

The condo itself had a well stocked kitchen both in terms of decent cooking implements as well as routine pantry items such as salt/pepper, cooking oil, sugar, etc...

The indoor ski locker inside the front lobby included locking keysets and was very convenient.

The rental included indoor parking at no additional charge.

The view out the window/patio is of the courtyard / pool area.

Insider tip.... for those of you driving up from Vancouver, lift tickets are available at the 7/11 store in Squamish off the Cleveland Ave exit next to McDonalds. Discount is $10/day off the daily rate.

As this property is in the Creekside base area, there are a couple of things you need to consider if you are on a ski vacation. First, if you have beginners in your group, the ski access is via either blue or black runs. You may be able to descend from the upper mountain green runs to Creekside base via download on the Creekside gondola. Second, you will need to keep an eye on the clock come mid afternoon in order to make sure you get back to the top of Garbanzo Express or the Roundhouse before those lifts close in order to be able to ski to Creekside. Worst case, you end up in Whistler village and have to take the bus back to Creekside. Finally, access to Blackomb mid-mountain is just as easy from here as from the Blackomb / Whistler village - Thanks to the Peak to Peak gondola, you can go from Creekside base via the Creekside Gondola, Big Red Express, and the Peak to Peak to Blackomb Rendezvous in only 3 lift rides.

Overall, this rental gets 5 stars for what it is. A very convenient, well stocked, modest rental on the quieter Creekside village. For those that want the bustle of Whistler Village, you will have to make the 10 minute drive or take the bus over - bus stop is just outside the front door. Linda was a pleasure to work with and always very quick to reply to any questions that I had.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Taxes, parking and End of stay cleaning is included in the rental rates.
$500 Damage Deposit required.

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