Rest easy, your Olympic dreams can still come true. The Fairmont Chateau Whistler has accommodation available for select dates during the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. This February, the winter wonderland of Whistler, BC – Host Mountain Resort of the Games – will be the place to be!
Accommodation at The Fairmont Chateau Whistler is available from February 11 to 28 and includes Fairmont, Deluxe and Deluxe Slopeside rooms, Suites and Fairmont Gold rooms. No arrival or departure pattern is required; however, a 3-night minimum stay is in effect on most dates. Rates start from CDN $899 per room per night. Full prepayment for all reservations is required 3 days after time of booking and is non-refundable.
The Fairmont Chateau Whistler redefines mountain luxury. Nestled at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, guests of the Chateau can simply ski out on to Blackcomb Mountain for fresh powder turns all day or make their way over to the downhill Olympic events on Whistler Mountain with a short 11-minute ride on the new Peak 2 Peak Gondola, connecting the top of both mountains. Over 90% of Whistler Blackcomb’s 8,100 skiable acres will be open to the public during the Games.
If you want the full Fairmont experience during the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, sister-properties The Fairmont Vancouver Airport and The Fairmont Empress, Victoria also have availability. The Fairmont Vancouver Airport has Fairmont Gold rooms starting from CDN $599 per night with a minimum four-night stay and set arrival dates. Reservations must be fully prepaid at time of booking. Just a short floatplane ride away, The Fairmont Empress in Victoria has all room categories available with no minimal night requirement. The hotel’s Glowing Hearts in 2010 package is available from CDN $239 per night for a Fairmont room and includes a $50 resort credit daily.