Luxury Vacation Rentals
Few destinations in the world are as breathtakingly beautiful as Whistler, Canada. Located in the province of British Columbia, Whistler is home to a world-renowned ski resort and is an adventurer’s playland too. From incredible skiing and riding on Whistler and Blackcomb mountains during the winter and spring, to summer mountain biking and paddling and fall festivals and the arts this destination has it all.
In the evening after a great day on the slopes or time spent playing in the great outdoors, it’s wonderful to return to your luxury retreat. If you are staying in a private villa for rent in Whistler you and your family or friends can enjoy true elegance and unparalleled comfort.
Whistler also offers a variety of other adventures for the young or young at heart. If you want to experience what if feels like to be an Olympian you can head over to the Whistler Sliding Center at Olympic Park. Once there you will be able to make a bobsled run and feel the thrill of careening down the track. Another go to activity at Whistler is the Peak 2 Peak 360 Experience, which takes you between two mountains in a glass gondola more than a mile above the valley. For a sensual adventure, you should head over to the Scandinave Spa where you can soak in hot tubs and steam rooms until you are blissed.
As evening falls, the Horstman Lane villa is a glowing dance of wood and light and stone ready to welcome you home. Surrounded by tall trees on every side this estate offers 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths and accommodates 8 guests. The location offers ski-in and ski-out, which affords you direct access to the slopes. With a wood and stone exterior the home is reminiscent of a traditional mountain lodge.
Inside the look is contemporary, bright and modern. There is a sweeping staircase that catches your eye, a wood burning fireplace and a grand piano perfect for entertaining in the evening. The fully equipped kitchen also includes a bar and a sitting nook near the fireplace. If you would like to watch a movie the villa has a theater room complete with its own ticket booth. In warm weather, or perhaps beneath a sky of gently falling snow, you can enjoy the outdoor firepit and the hot tub under the stars.
If you stay at Huntingford Lodge you may never want to leave the beautiful deck. Here you are one with the treetops and the Tantalus Mountains close by. You can sit on the outdoor sectional sofa, warm yourself by the firepit and view the beautiful dance of forest, clouds and sky. There is also an outdoor hot tub, perfect for a wonderful soak after an afternoon of summer activity or a long day on the slopes.
The inside of the chalet is stylish with plentiful tall glass windows bring nature and beautiful light inside. The feeling is like being in the most elegant treehouse ever designed. When you arrive at the estate you will be greeted by the villa host, who can share more about all the amenities. There is a pool table, ping pong table, media room, exercise room and a mini-spa complete with sauna and steam room. Nearby ski runs can be reached on foot if you would like.
Symphony Chalet is a storybook mountain lodge that lights up with both its warmth and its presence. The main seating area will dazzle you with its floor to ceiling stone fireplace, vaulted wood beam ceiling and windows with stunning views of the nearby scenery. The tall fir trees and mountain peaks outside are mirrored on the inside by the use of wood, stone and slate. The craftsmanship is stunning. Giant wood logs form the supporting structures within the villa and each space is decorated beautifully.
This luxury estate easily accommodates larger groups up to 15 guests, and has 5 bedroom and 7 baths. Symphony Chalet has a number of entertainment options, from pool and ping pong tables to a full media room with sumptuous seating. There is also a heated resistance pool indoors and a steam room perfect for easing sore muscles after a day on the slopes. For skiing, a short walk takes you to the Whistler Northern Lights run on Blackcomb Mountain.
If you stay at Akasha you may never want to go home. Rising from the trees on a winding road, this is a pinnacle mountain lodge experience. This villa, which is part of a development that is the highest on the mountain, is only five minutes from Whistler village and all the activities and restaurants there. With accommodations for up to 12 guests, the estate offers 5 bedrooms and 6.5 baths. There is a wall to wall fireplace and extensive use of wood within, Akasha truly reflects the beauty and majesty of nature itself.
In ancient legends the red cedar provides a gateway to Akasha, which is a spiritual center for higher realms. Within this glorious villa stands a four hundred-year-old cedar that is at the center of this home. It rises to the sky, encircled by a custom stairway. Every piece of wood within the villa has been custom milled. The spa area of the home includes an indoor lap pool fed by a stream that moves over sculptured rock. Beams around the pool are carved with spirits and were created by the First Nations artist Rick Harry. Akasha is both an elegant mountain lodge and a place that spirit, and your spirit, can call home.
If you are looking to make your Whistler vacation a time to remember, consider renting a luxury retreat. The beauty of the mountains and forest will be enhanced by the beauty of your villa, and you will happily remember your experience here for years to come.