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Pika's Whistler Penthouse



Marquise, Blackcomb Mtn/Benchlands, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
ID 839
  • Size, Location & Map:
  • 1 Bedroom (1 Bdrm, 1 Loft), 1 Bath, 636 sq. ft., Marquise, Blackcomb Mtn/Benchlands, Whistler
  • Sleeps & Beds:
  • Sleeps 4, 1 Double, 1 Queen, 1 Queen Sofa Bed
  • Amenities:
  • Fireplace, Hot Tub, Pool, Sauna, Secure Ski and Bike Storage
  • Rates & Availability:
  • $65.00 - $355.00 per night CAD; My calendar & rates are accurate!
  • Bookings:
  • Instantly Confirmed Bookings - fast, secure & guaranteed

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 Welcome!

Our SKI-IN / SKI-OUT magical mountain hideaway, is located next to Blackcomb Mountain base, in the world class resort of Whistler... home of the 2010 Winter Olympics. 

It is a fully equipped with dedicated wireless internet & cable TV, 42" LCD HDTV flat screen & DVD/CD players in living room. 29" LCD HDTV flat screen in bedroom.

Our starry night penthouse condo provides a romantic escape from your daily rat-race. Gaze up at the spectacular mountain runs while still in bed, to decide whether it's going to be a alpine or cross-country ski day, or a ____ day! Relax apres ski by the fireplace, enjoy a sauna, dip in the hot-tub in the glass domed spa, or have a refreshing swim in the heated year-round outdoor swimming pool, to work out the kinks. Order dinner in, or stroll down to one of the 150 local restaurants, for a great dinner. Or... cook your own if you're inclined! We truly hope you will enjoy our home away from home as much as we do!

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Comfortable Living Room
View of both, Blackcomb and Whistler Runs from Living Room
The MARQUISE Pool & Spa Dome
The MARQUISE Main Entrance
Living Room with Fireplace and Entertainment Centre with Flat Screen LCD HDTV, DVD,VCR,CD Players with Stereo System
New Bedroom Suite with 2nd flat screen LCD HDTV and Access to Balcony.
Modern, Fully Equipped Kitchen
Kitchen Bar & Dining Room with Access to Balcony
Comfortable Loft Bed
Emergency Additional Single Sleeping Bed
Hot-tub in Glass Dome
Bathroom
Living Room, Computer Desk and Dinning Room with Sleeping Loft Above
Pool to Enjoy all Year
Entry Hall with 2 Closets
The MARQUISE Lobby
Enjoy, MARQUISE Hot tub and Always Heated Pool - Oh, Winter Time Luxury!
As you Come In, Entry View
Kids love this loft
Marquise Gym
Also Beautiful in Summer
The MARQUISE Pool and Spa in Summer
The Marquise is located on Spearhead Drive next to the Blackcomb Wizard quad chair.
Whistler Map

 Rates & Availability

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Rates

Great rates for a first class condo in a fabulous location. All rates quoted in CDN dollars on a per night basis. We accept payments in the form of Online Credit Card, via AlluraDirect.com, Cash, Money Orders & Bank Transfers. Rates are subject to change without notification.

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Season Start Date End Date # of Nights Rate/nt Comments
Spring Skiing in Sunshine! Mar 31, 2014 May 30, 2014
3 +
7 +
30 +
$140.00
$110.00
$85.00
BBQ's at the top of Blackcomb!!!
Summer Sensation May 31, 2014 Sep 7, 2014
3 +
7 +
30 +
$115.00
$95.00
$70.00
Mnt Bike, Hike, Golf, Swim!!!
Fall Harvest Sep 8, 2014 Nov 20, 2014
3 +
7 +
30 +
$100.00
$85.00
$65.00
start of Skiing!!! Nov 21, 2014 Dec 18, 2014
3 +
7 +
$130.00
$105.00
Let it snow!!!
Christmas and New Years Dec 19, 2014 Jan 4, 2015
5 +
7 +
$355.00
$315.00
Winter Pow Jan 5, 2015 Mar 29, 2015
3 +
7 +
30 +
$160.00
$140.00
$110.00

Payment Info

We accept payment in the form of Online Credit Card via AlluraDirect.com, PAYPAL, Cash, Money Order, Bank Transfers, Interac Online.

Rates are subject to change without notice.

Policy Amount Required Due Date Payment Accepted
Reservation Deposit 25.00% of total Due at time of booking Online CreditCard via this website
Balance of Payment Full remainder 45 days prior to arrival
Damage Deposit No damage deposit collected
Less than 45 days prior to arrival Full payment At time of booking

 Property Description

Bright & cheerful top floor suite with vaulted "starry night sky" ceiling, glows with accurate constellations, creates the illusion of an open-air mountain-top hideaway. Spectacular views of both mountain runs are seen from the large palladian window in the living room; or sliding glass doors to balcony from both dining room & bedroom. Open kitchen with bar counter overlooks views, and living/dining areas. Sleep 4 in three separate sleeping areas... Comfy queen sofabed faces the fireplace & large Flat LCD HDTV in living room. One "under the stars" bedroom with queen sized bed and smaller Flat LCD HDTV, with semi-ensuite bathroom is accessible from all areas. Cozy "under the stars" loftbed with double, is accessed by ladder.

Sleeping Areas & Beds

Bedroom

Feather bed and down duvet, blackout draperies, and color TV provide a quiet refuge. Gaze up at Whistler Mountain ski runs from bed. Semi-ensuite bath is accessible from bedroom and living area.

Room Type Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)
Sleeps 2
Beds 1 Queen
Has Ensuite Bathroom Yes
Floor Level 1

Living Room Sofabed

The comfy queen sofabed opens up to face the fireplace and the TV / entertainment centre. View of both mountain runs visible from this bed.

Room Type Common Area (A living area with a temporary bed)
Sleeps 1
Beds 1 Queen Sofa Bed
Floor Level 1

Loftbed

This magical and cozy space has a comfy mattress and down duvet. Sleep under the starry night sky, and feel like you are on top of the world! Access via ladder, Not suitable for very young children

Room Type Semi Private Loft (Open room overlooking a living area)
Sleeps 1
Beds 1 Double
Floor Level 1

Bathrooms

Bathroom 1

Semi-ensuite Bathroom with tub/shower is provided with lots of fresh white towels. A dispenser in the shower is full of yummy smelling shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, and lotion.

Is Ensuite Bathroom Yes
Includes Bath, Hairdryer, Heating Lamp, Shampoo, Shower, Soap, Vanity

Kitchen

Just renovated with thick black granite counter tops and all new stainless steel appliances. Fully equipped kitchen with all utensils and dishes is supplied with limited supply of spices and condiments. A wine glass rack over the counter and practical bar stools opens the kitchen to the living/dining areas.

Basic Food Staples spices herbs flour sugar condiments
Blender Margarita!!
Coffee grinder Included
Coffee Maker yes
Cooking/Eating Utensils Whatever... collanders pots pans cookie sheet pizza cutter muffin tin!
Dishwasher Oh yeah!
Electric Mixer yes
Food Processor under the counter
Fridge full sized refrigerator
Garburator Less gabage
Kettle yes, stove top style
Microwave yes
Oven full size oven
Stove 4 burner electric
Toaster 4 slicer

Living Area

Under the vaulted ceiling with starry night constellations, find a chaise tucked into the window alcove, and comfy queen sofabed facing the fireplace and entertainment center.

Dining Area

Dining table which seats 4 comfortably, and two adjacent barstools at counter allow the cook to feel part of the fun. Access to balcony and both mountain views add ambiance to the dining room. A small desk with PC sits in an alcove.

Special Features

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! Views of both mountain runs! Concrete building. Homey feel to the suite. Kids & adults alike love to climb the ladder to the stars, and tuck into the loftbed."Starry night" ceilings glow with accurate constellations enhancing your magical mountaintop experience in both sleeping loft, and bedroom.

Lofted/Cathedral Ceilings Included

 Amenities

Our suite is truly our home away from home. We have updated our furnishings recently, to ensure our guests and ourselves maximum comfort. Our entertainment center is equipped with 42" HDTV, VHS, DVD, and stereo with CD and cassette player. Scrabble, Cribbage, Backgammon, Trivial Pursuit, Monopoly or a challenging jigsaw puzzle can while away drizzly afternoons. The bathroom has a hair dryer, heat lamp, and toiletry necessities along with lots of towels, extra sheet sets, duvets & blankets. The building offers year-round heated outdoor pool, sauna, and hot-tub in glass dome. A games room, as well as meeting rooms are also available. The Pool Level Lobby offers vending machines for snacks and emergency items; and down the hall are coin operated laundry facilities.

Private Amenities

Basic Food Staples spices, herbs, condiments
Books books and magazines on bedroom shelf
Cable TV LCD HDTV monitors in Living Room and Bedroom with Cable programing
Computer Desktop PC and also secure wireless iternet connection available for use.
Deck small balcony accessed from bedroom & dining area has views of both mountain runs
Dining Area see photo
DVD Player in Living room
Fireplace Cozy gas fireplace
Fresh Linens ample towels and extra sheet sets
Games on bookshelf in bedroom
Hairdryer wall mounted in bathroom
Internet Access - Wireless Internet Dedicated High Speed Wireless Internet
Iron and Ironing Board in bedroom closet
Living Area see photo
Meet and Greet Whistler Reception Services will handle your check-in and concierge needs
Stereo Stereo with CD player

Shared Amenities

Conference Facilities Available
Deck around pool
Fax Machine at office
Fireplace Beautiful seating area and fireplace in lobby
Games/Rec Room Available
Guest Parking Loading area in circular driveway in front of building. Gated underground PAY parking ($16CDN/day subject to change) Tickets must be purchased from the lobby area.
Guest Resort Information Selection available in lobby
Hot Tub Large jetted hot-tub in glass dome
Internet Access in lobby
Laundry Facilities shared coin laundry
Meeting Rooms Available
Office Area located behind front desk
Patio Furniture chaises available in warm weather
Pool large heated year-round outdoor pool
Resort Information Brochures available in main lobby
Sauna in pool area
Secure Reserved Parking Gated underground PAY parking ($16CDN/day. Rate subject to change) Tickets must be purchased from the lobby area.
Secure Ski and Bike Storage Ski and Bike lockers with bike wash station and ski tuning area
Security System Monitored Security cameras located throughout building.
Telephone Pay phone in lobby

Services

Our housekeeping service cleans the condo for your arrival, making up beds and stocking fresh linens.

For check-in service we use Whistler Reception Services who operate a front desk in the heart of Whistler. When you arrive in Whistler you check-in at WRS where they provide you keys, codes to our condo, overview of our complex and the unit. They will provide you a map and clear directions from WRS to our condo which is only a three minute drive away.

It's always good to have someone there in Whistler that you can rely on to get you check-in.

WRS also provides concierge services. Ask away when you get there!

Emergency Check-In Service We use Whistler Reception Services for your check-in upon arrival. They have a front desk that is open late. However should you arrive after the front desk closes there still exists 24hr check-in service. A WRS representative is always available on call 24hrs/day (phone # will be provided)

 Location & Map

Location

This is where you want to be!! The Benchlands surround the base of Blackcomb ski runs. You literally walk out of the ski locker, cross the street, put on your skis, and ski down to the lifts. The Marquise is a six storey concrete building with incredible views above the lower wood-frame developments around us. It's a two minute walk from the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, tennis courts, and Chateau Golf Course, and a comfortable less than ten minute walk to the town center. If you're tired, lazy, or cold, a free shuttle service stops right in front of the building.

Access Time to Lifts

Ski in Ski out
Free shuttle
Free transport to village & lifts

Access Time to Shops & Restaurants

Less than 5 minutes drive
Free shuttle
Free transport to village & lifts
Less than 10 minutes walk
Less than 5 minutes walk

Access Time to Grocery Stores

Less than 5 minutes drive
Free transport to village & lifts

 Local Map

 

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 Policies

These property policies are firm, and will require your active acceptance when you book our home. Please read them carefully, and contact us if you have any questions or concerns about them! Please note that we don't charge a damage deposit at the time of booking. However, by booking with us, you grant us authority, and you authorize that your credit card will be charged up to $1,000 CDN for any damage, missing inventory, late departure, additional cleaning, or security company charges for noise violation. Your credit card number must be supplied by return fax of the guest stay agreement, and you will be advised before any charge is made onto your credit card. We appreciate your cooperation in adhering to our policies. They are put in place to protect us, but also protect you in ensuring that you have a wonderful stay in our home. Thank you.

Suitability & Eligibility Policies

Suitable For:
Adults - Min Age to Stay: 25 25 Years unless accompanied by parent(s) or guardian(s). We do not recommend that children under seven years of age sleep or have access to the sleeping loft.
Non-Smokers Only ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING!. If there are signs of smoking, your credit card will automaticaly be charged $500. to allow for professional cleaning of the suite.
People with Restricted Mobility
Seniors
Wheelchairs
Young Adult Groups 17-24 With Accompanying Age-Eligible Adult(s)
Not Suitable For:
Pets ABSOLUTELY NO PETS!. If there are signs of pets, your credit card will automatically be charged $500. to allow for professional cleaning of the suite.
Young Adult Only Groups 17-24

Reservation & Cancellation Policies

Policy Description
Arrival Days No Restrictions. You may check-in on any day of the week.
Cancellations Made by Guests Non-refundable within 30 days. If reservation is cancelled prior, we will retain 10% of the amount paid for handling charges.
Delayed Arrivals Please contact us if arrival time or date has changed. We are not responsible for late arrivals, and there will be no money refunded.
Delivery of Instructions and Access Information Provided upon receipt of final payment. Please ensure we have your contact information.
Guest Account Termination The Owner or their Contact reserve the right to request permanent Guest account inactivation from this web sites technical administrators in the event of one or more of the following Guest actions: intentional property policy violation causing material damage or fines, Guest misrepresentation and/or fraud, intentionally defacing or damaging public or private property, breaking laws and bylaws, theft, public indecency, harassment, causing bodily or emotional harm & disturbing the peace after repetitive warnings. Guests will be notified by email of account termination. Guests may choose to appeal their account termination. Guests may be given the chance to reconcile with the Owner as a condition of preserving or reversing their account status. Account termination prevents the Guest from booking this or any other property that uses the same web site
Guest Stay Contract Is incorporated into the reservation letter. This Guest Stay Contract must be faxed back to us, indicating that you are complying with all policies as set out on our policy page.
Ineligible Guests: 24 Hour Reservation Reversal The Owner or their Contact reserves the right to cancel reservations made by, and refuse business to: Guests who do not meet the policies published in this property's Policies Table at the time of booking and past Guests known to have : intentionally violated rental property policies, damaged and/or defaced rental properties through intentionally destructive and/or negligent behavior, engaged in theft, broken local bylaws and laws, committed fraud or who misrepresented themselves, and Guests who have caused bodily or emotional harm to any third parties. Reservations may be cancelled up to a maximum of 48 hours from the time the ineligible Guest made the booking. Guests will be issued a refund by personal cheque. Refunds will be adjusted for any payment processing expenses
Late Reservation Payments Failure to pay by due dates will result in cancellation without deposit refund.
Privacy The Owner, their booking Contact and this web sites technical administrators agree to not sell, refer, rent or divulge to any third parties the names or personal information of their Guests without prior written consent from the Guests, except under force of law, or for law enforcement purposes relating to policy and property violation. The Owner and their booking Contact also agree to not use Guest personal information for any reason other than its original intended purpose without written consent from the Guests. Guests agree to not sell, refer, rent or divulge to any third parties the names or personal information of the Owner or their booking Contact without prior written consent from the Owner and/or Contact, except under force of law or for law enforcement purposes. Guests also agree to not use Owner or Contact personal information for any reason other than its original intended purpose without written consent from the Owners and their Contact.
Reservation Changes Yes if possible. We will try to work with you, if changes are made before 30 days before arrival

Guest Stay Policies

Policy Description
Check-In Time 4PM. Flexible if no other guest departing
Check-Out Time 10AM. Flexible if no other guest arriving
Complaints Concerning Property Report all property complaints or obvious damage caused by previous Guests to us immediately, by phone and by email as they become evident. Serious problems should be reported with supporting photographs. We will make our best efforts to rectify problems within 24 hours of notification. Failure to notify us of property-related problems while in the property and as they become evident, will forfeit any rights or claims against us regarding property condition after your departure.
Excessive Noise Quiet hours are 10PM - 8AM. Excessive noise or disturbance will not be tolerated. This may or will result in eviction from our home, and no money will be refunded. If we receive a fine because of any disturbance caused, this cost will be passed onto the guest directly via a charge onto their credit card.
Housekeeping Complimentary. Housekeeping completed before arrival, and again at departure. Cleaning supplies and vacuum are located in suite for interim cleanups.
Liability We will not be held or take responsiblity for any liability. We are excluded from liability for personal bodily injury either in our home, while in transit to, or while on resort property.
Maintenance Emergencies Contact number provided. All contact numbers will be provided with your check-in package. As well, they are located inside our welcome book in our home.
Maximum Sleeping Capacity 5 people (3 beds). In some cases we can allow up to 6 people to stay. If we are notified of any more than our agreed number, you may or will be evicted without a refund.
Missing Items Guest responsible. Any missing inventory will be invoiced to the responsible guest. Compensation will be obtained directly via a charge onto the guest credit card.
Property Damage Guest responsible for all damages. Restitution will be sought for all damages. Any property damage will be charged to the credit card provided at time of booking.
Rental Accommodation Zoning
Resort Information Will be provided. Some resort information is provided in our suite. The main lobby has a display stand loaded with brochures, and front desk staff are knowlegeable and there to help you. There are many activities centers in the village which can provide information.
Terms of Eviction Quiet hours are 10PM- 8AM. Excessive noise or disturbance will not be tolerated. This may or will result in eviction from our home, and no money will be refunded. If we receive a fine because of any disturbance caused, this cost will be passed onto the guest directly via a charge onto their credit card.

Guarantees Policies

Policy Description
My Web Site Guarantee We will honour all advertised prices.
Reservation Guarantee Reservation guaranteed upon payment.

 Local Tips

Food and Beverage

Best apres ski Merlins or Longhorns
Best burgers Splitz Grill !!
Best nachos Merlins
Best place for breakfast/brunch Chateau Whistler has an amazing brunch buffet!
Best table where you will find a view! Citta
Favorite ethnic restaurants Kypriaki Norte! ... great lamb
Favorite family restaurant Milestones or Carumba!
Favorite place for drinks and appetizers Keg
Favorite Pub/Bar Dubh Linn Gate
Favorite up-scale restaurant Araxi
Most romantic place to eat La Rua - Two minute walk, just below the Chateau
Most traditional Whistler eatery Rim Rock Cafe
My top SEVEN recommended restaurants Quattro, Araxi, Edgewater Lodge, Rim Rock Cafe, Kypriaki Norte, Umberto"s, Bavaria
Uniquely Canadian Foods to enjoy Beaver Tails and Maple Syrup

For Skiers and Boarders Only

Best boot fitter in Whistler Wild Willies
Best ways to find out about weather and snow Phone the snow line, watch channel 2
Latest date I have ever skiied/boarded July - in the glacier
My favorite Apres hang-out and why! Merlins for the beer nachos and people watching
My Weather tips! Expect the unexpected... pray for an inversion (warmer at the top!)
What I think about Fresh Tracks/First Tracks Don"t bother... stay in bed, have fun, and go at noon!

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