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Luxurious All Year Resort in Whistler

Hidden deep in the midst of British Columbia’s Coast Mountains is the quaint little town of Whistler. Surrounding by the towering peaks is a luxurious all-year resort on Chateau Boulevard known as the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort. This world-renowned get-away location offers a generous supply of benefits to every client, but two of the most famous activities it is well-equipped for are Summertime golfing and Wintertime skiing. The interior of the hotel is fitted out with all the fringe benefits and is as attractive as the majestic landscape and skyscape that can be peered at through every hotel window.


This grand structure holds 550 exquisitely designed and decorated guest rooms. The Moderate Guest Room is the most basic, yet even it has a full bathroom, a wonderful view of the mountainous terrain, Wi-Fi, and a Queen-sized bed, and 350 square feet. The next level up, the Fairmont Room, adds a fully outfitted work area, can handle up to four guests, has a King and a Queen sized bed, and is 400 square feet large. The Deluxe Valley View Room increases the luxury on all fronts yet further and gives a great view of the rising sun every morning as well. Fairmont’s Suites and Specialty Rooms come in 475, 800, and 1,200 square-foot sizes and add numerous other features for the enjoyment of guests. The most luxurious of all ways to stay at this incredible hotel resort, however, is to come as a Fairmont Gold guest. Even better rooms, special food and beverage services, a “Gold-only” lounge, French doors on a personal balcony, your very own jet-tub and marble bathroom, two flat-screen televisions, and much more are all available with the Fairmont Gold program.


While there are extra, bigger, and better amenities that come with upgraded room types, all accommodations will include the following: air conditioning, coffee maker, tea kettle, color t.v., iron with board, security safe, telephone and voice mail, high-quality toiletries and bathrobes, and windows that give a spectacular view and let in the fresh wilderness air. Available upon request are: cribs, handicap tub-benches, wheelchairs, de-humidifiers, lamps, sofa-beds, and more. Microwaves and refrigerators can be had for a fee.


There is unlimited golf, ski-in and ski-out facilities, tennis, croquet, toboggan rental, various sports, board games, and both an indoor and outdoor pool with relaxing pool deck. Inside one can use the Vida Spa and exercise at the Health Club and Fitness Center. Dry saunas, whirlpools, treadmills, exercise bikes, weight-lifting stations, and more are all there for your convenience. Special annual events like the October Turkey Sale and Thanksgiving Dinner and the Seniors’ Winter Celebration add to the experience and ambiance.

Fine Dining

This resort includes a large number of in-hotel restaurants. The Wildflower Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner, and you can choose Fairmont’s healthy Lifestyle Cuisine menu if you desire. The Grill Room brings you expertly prepared steaks, chops, and seafoods. The Portobello Bakery, Alpine Afternoon Tea in Mallard Lounge, three meals daily during golf season at the Clubhouse, and the Whistler Family Restaurant are among your many options. Fine wines and cocktails can be had as well.

In Town

The Audain Art Museum is set to open next year, the Whistler Sliding Centre is nearby, and a number of beautiful parks and nature reserves are in the areas, such as Blackcomb Glacier Provincial Park and Whistler Olympic Park. Numerous impressive waterfalls are in the neighborhood and a ride from Blackcomb Mountain to Whistler Mountain on the Peak 2 Peak Gondola cable car is not to be missed.

Paradise Luxury Resort in Fiji

In a long string of tropical islands just northwest of the main island of Fiji, lies the paradise luxury resort location known as Turtle Island. This private island is populated by none but the staff and visitors to its 14 secluded bures (Fijian cottages). Each bure enjoys its own private beach and is beautifully decorated and fully stocked and equipped with all modern amenities. Turtle Island is the perfect get away spot for romancing and honeymooning couples, a true gem in the throes of paradise.

Each bure is uniquely built and adorned, but all of these two-room, traditional Fijian cottages have the following benefits in common: hardwood flooring, a majestic king-sized bed, plenty of light flooding in through the many windows, an excellent view of the peaceful waters of Blue Lagoon, a roomy dressing area, writing desk, walk-in shower inside, open-air shower outside, a hot tub, and a veranda for day naps with a palm-shaded queen-sized bed. Each bure is extremely spacious and is a luxurious home away from home. Deluxe bures add: an extra indoor shower, a sitting room with rattan, and more. The most popular of all the bures, however, is that on Vonu Point which is is considered the premium bure of the whole island for its breathtaking, panoramic view. All bures are wonderfully romantic and relaxing with the pleasant aromatic scent of Fijian blooms wafting in on the gentle breeze.

Private breakfasts on your own personal beach, private or group picnics, and dinners on a Luxury resort in turtle resort in Fjilantern-lit miniature pontoon, alone by the light of the moon, or at scheduled events with the other island guests are all options. Yellow fin tune, lobster, crab meat, Australian beef, abundant Fijian fruits, and an international selection of top-quality wines are all on the menu. Professional cooks ensure that dishes are prepared with perfection, and after-dinner performances offer a peek at native music and culture.

Numerous activities on both land and water are constantly at guests’ disposal for no extra charge. You can enjoy swimming, surfing, snorkeling, diving, kayaking, fishing, coasting along in a sail boat, and admiring the incredible fish and sea life that inhabit the island’s coastal waters. On land, you can hike the island’s pathways, explore on horseback, tour native gardens, join in a game of beach volleyball, and survey the tropical jungle and colorful bird life. Special annual events like Yellowfin Tun Run and the Baby Turtle Release add to the excitement.

The superior accommodations, scenic beauty, and large selection of activities to engage in render Turtle Island of Fiji one of the premier resorts in the Pacific and in the world, and especially fitting for romantic getaways and beach-side weddings.
It is easy to arrive on the island by small sea plane or boat from the Fijian capital Suva, and arrangements can easily be made by contacting a travel specialist at Anyone looking to spend some time away from the hassles and worries of the “rest of the world” and relax by a pristine private beach in the shade of overhanging palm trees can do no better than to travel to the remote, yet accessible Turtle Island Resort.

To learn more, contact a Concierge Travel Design travel specialist to give you ideas.