Jim and Virginia at Creekside

Lake Placid Lodge, Creekside Gondola Base, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Size: 1 Bedroom , 1 Bath, 585 sq. ft.
Beds: Sleeps 4, 1 Queen, 1 Queen Sofa Bed

Welcome to our Vacation Rental!

Living Area
Living Area


Come stay in our ground floor, garden side, one bedroom condo at Whistler Creekside. The Gondola is only steps away from our front door.  We have hosted families and couples for nineteen years. We focus on rentals between 4 and 30 nights to keep our rates competitive.

Two markets, a wine & liquor store, Starbucks and nine restaurants within five minutes walk. Gourmet dining at the Rim Rock Cafe, Red Door Bistro, Nita Lake Lodge or Le Gros.  Best in Whistler locals pub, sushi and pizza around the corner. And Lake Placid Lodge is only a minute walk from the shuttle with access to all of Whistler.  Live music at Dusty's most every night during the ski season and weekends during the summer.

We have FREE wireless internet for your computer.  Flat screen TV and DVD player provided.  We have a fully equipped kitchen including standard cooking supplies.

Enjoy direct access to the heated pool, 18 person hot tub and sauna from our private patio. Covered gas barbecues on the pool deck. Secure bicycle, ski and board storage just off the lobby.  Free underground parking.  Motor coaches from Vancouver and Vancouver International Airport stop next to the Lodge.

Whistler-Blackcomb ski rentals, lessons and day care available across the street. Kayak and canoe rentals at nearby Alta Lake, swimming beach and playground just a five minute walk away at Alpha Lake. Hiking and cycling from our door step. Creekside gondola now available for expert and intermediate downhill cycling.

SNOW GUARANTEE Dec 19th to April 15th. DISCOUNT lift tickets and ski lessons available through our web page.

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Please note that the pool, hot tub and garden area will NOT be available due to construction through November. There will be daytime construction related noise and dust between 8 am and 6 pm. We do short term rentals not to exceed thirty days to remain in compliance with Whistler municipal bylaws. Any bookings longer than thirty days will be cancelled and refunded

Housekeeping before and after your visit is included in our rates. Stays longer than 10 days include an intermediate housekeeping visit.
Secure underground parking is included free (up to $30/day at Whistler hotels).
Wireless internet is included free.
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SNOW GUARANTEE applies from December 19th through April 15th. 50% rebate for each night when less than 7 lifts operate that day at Whistler Blackcomb.
DISCOUNT LIFT TICKETS: Save 20-35% on Whistler Blackcomb lift tickets booked through our website.


Applicable Taxes Bookings with an arrival date on or before Mar 31, 2013 are subject to HST of 12%a,
GST of 5% applies
(taxes not included in the rates below)
Rates Calculation Minimum night stay requirements are based on your arrival season only.
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Season Start Date End Date # of Nights Rate/nt Comments
CONSTRUCTION rates Spring Summer Fall 2017 Apr 3, 2017 Nov 30, 2017
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7 +
There will be NO HOT TUB, POOL OR GARDEN ACCESS due to CONSTRUCTION April through November.

Payment Info

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 $150.00 Reservation deposit.
Less than 45 days prior to arrival Full payment At time of booking

Property Description

1 bedroom ground floor condo, sleeps four, with a private patio, 54 sq. m or 585 sf. Less than 2 minutes to restaurants, groceries, liquor store, bus stop and other retail. Direct access from our private patio to the Lodge hot tub, pool and sauna. Ski & board locks provided for the secure ski and bike storage room. Free housekeeping provided before & after your visit. We have a full kitchen and provide all linens for your stay. Soaps and minor cooking supplies are provided.

Sleeping Areas & Beds

Living Room

Queen sofa bed.

Room Type Common Area (A living area with a temporary bed)
Sleeps 2
Beds 1 Queen Sofa Bed
Floor Level 1


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


Bathroom 1

Is Ensuite Bathroom No
Includes Bath, Hairdryer, Shampoo, Shower, Soap, Vanity


Newly remodeled with granite countertops, new cabinets and all new appliances. A fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, stove, microwave, fridge, coffee maker, tea kettle, toaster and cookware.

Basic Food Staples Cooking oil, salt, sugar and pepper.
Coffee Maker Coffee and filters provided.
Cooking/Eating Utensils Yes
Dishwasher Soap provided.
Fridge Yes
Glassware Wine and water glasses
Kettle Yes
Microwave Yes
Stove Yes
Toaster Yes

Living Area

Living room with a garden view, sofa bed, window seat and a gas fireplace.

Dining Area

Fully equipped, seats six.

Special Features

Just 2 minutes from the Creekside Gondola! Ground floor patio.  We do not allow pets and use synthetic pillows and comforters to minimize allergens. 


A ground floor one bedroom condo. We provide free wireless internet, flat screen tv, DVD player, books, board games and ski locks for your visit.  The Lodge has a 15 meter heated pool, hot tub with a changing cabana, a dry sauna, covered barbecues, and underground secure parking. There is a large lobby with a stone fireplace and seating.  The secure bicycle, ski and board storage room is next to the lobby and the gondola only 90 seconds away.  The kitchen is fully equipped with appliances, pot & pans, utensils and dinnerware. We supply paper goods, coffee, soaps and some basic cooking items, e.g., salt, pepper, oils and sugar.


Private Amenities

24 HR Emergency Maintenance Number provided.
Basic Food Staples Cooking oil, salt, pepper, sugar and coffee.
Books A small library.
Cable TV Flat screen high definition TV with over 50 channels.
Coded Access Keyless lock
Complimentary Housekeeping Before and after stay, linens incl. An intermediate cleaning is provided for stays of ten days or longer.
Deck Ground level patio
Dining Area Seats 6
Dishwasher Soap provided.
DVD Player Included.
Fireplace Gas
Fresh Linens New linens and light housekeeping half way through your stay at no charge for stays longer than 10 days.
Games Board games are provided.
Hairdryer Yes
Internet Access - Wireless Internet Wireless router, computer not provided
Living Area Window seat, sofa, fireplace
Parking - Free Private Parking Included
Resort Information In-room & Lobby
Telephone Local calls free, long distance requires a calling card.
TV-Digital or HDTV Flat screen HD TV provided.
Universal Ski Locks (4) provided

Shared Amenities

BBQ Two new BBQ's on the pool deck
Coded Access Key box.
Fireplace Large lobby fireplace with sofas and chairs.
Grocery Provisioning Across the street or delivered.
Hot Tub Poolside
Laundry Facilities In room and also a coin laundry
Living Area Large Lodge lobby with sofas, chairs and fireplace.
Patio Furniture Lounges, chairs and tables on the pool deck
Pool 15 meter heated year round
Resort Information In room and lobby brochures and phone lists.
Sauna Poolside
Secure Reserved Parking Underground, elevator access
Secure Ski and Bike Storage Located by the Lobby, locks provided.
Telephone Local calls free, long distance via calling cards.
Universal Ski Locks Four provided

Location & Map


We are located in the Lake Placid Lodge at the Whistler Creekside Gondola Base a one minute walk from the following: Creekside Gondola, lift ticket kiosk, Whistler-Blackcomb customer service, Whistler Kids, ski & snowboard rentals and lessons, Franz Run retail center and seven restaurants within 5 minutes.

Whistler Creekside was the venue for all of the 2010 Olympic Alpine events.

Summer activities: There is a swimming beach with a playground about five minutes walk down Lk Placid Road next to the train station. The 14 km Valley Trail starts here and biking, roller blading and walking are allowed. The system is about 20 Kilometers long and extends to Green Lake. Hiking the mountains is popular with Garbaldi Provincial Park bordering Whistler. Wildlife including black bears are common in and around Whistler. 

Kayak and canoe rentals are available at nearby Lakeside Park and bike rentals across the street from the Lodge.

Access Time to Lifts

Less than 5 minutes walk

Access Time to Shops & Restaurants

Less than 5 minutes walk

Access Time to Grocery Stores

Less than 5 minutes walk

Local Map


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Check out is 10:00 AM. Late checkout delaying cleaning will result in a $50 charge. Late checkouts can sometimes be arranged in advance. Your damage deposit will be charged $100 for in-room smoking. Damage deposits will be returned by mail within 15 days of your departure date. Our homes inventory is checked before each guest and any damage photographed. Lost building key charge $100 per key. Lost ski lock charge $25. Strict Lodge noise policy. If evicted from premises by security, there will be no refunds. If we recieve a fine from the strata, we will deduct the fine from your damage deposit. Refunds: 100% refund 45 days or more before less the 4% credit card fees. Booking different dates can be done at no cost up to 45 days before your original booking. We will charge 25% of the total amount due for cancellations between 30 days to 45 days prior to your scheduled arrival date. The balance will be returned by check to your mailing address. Cancellations from 30 days to your arrival date, no refunds.

Suitability & Eligibility Policies

Suitable For:
Adults - Min Age to Stay: 25 At least one occupant must be 21 years or older.
Babies, Kids & Teens
No Smoking Inside - Smoking Outside Permitted $100 damage charge for indoor smoking.
Non-Smokers Only No. $100 damage charge for indoor smoking. Family members and guests with asthma require a no smoking policy.
Seniors Ground floor access with elevators and ramps in and outside of the building for mobility devices. Limited headroom in the garage, 84" maximum.
Not Suitable For:
Celebrations & Special Events Not fair to the permanent residents of the building.
Graduation & Stag/Stagette Parties Our focus is on providing a family friendly lodging. The Lodge is inappropriate for parties.
Groups Renting Multiple Properties
Long Term Renters (Monthly) Prohibited by Whistler bylaw.
Pets No. Family members and guests with asthma require a no pet policy.
Smoking Inside Permitted $100 damage charge for indoor smoking.
Subleased Tenants Prohibited by Whistler bylaw.
Travel Reseller Bookings - no Referral Fee offered
Travel Reseller Bookings - Referral Fee offered
Wheelchairs The condo is on the ground floor and is accessible to wheelchairs. The bathroom is not wheelchair accessible.
Young Adult Only Groups 17-24

Reservation & Cancellation Policies

Arrival Days Normal check-in is at 4 PM. There is no "front desk". If you have access issues phone or text me.
Cancellations Made by Guests Limited refunds. Cancellation charge: 25% of total amount due up to 30 days prior to scheduled arrival.
Delayed Arrivals No restrictions. Access via keypad.
Delivery of Instructions and Access Information Check-in package will be emailed after payment in full.
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 Your payment in full signifies agreement with our policies.
Ineligible Guests 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 Please call or email if you are delayed in making your payment. Extensions are sometimes possible.
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 Changes are possible 45 days in advance. The cost will be adjusted to the appropriate rates.

Guest Stay Policies

Check-In Time 4 PM or later. Alternate time can be arranged. Call us at least 24 hours ahead.
Check-Out Time 10 AM. Alternate time can sometimes be arranged. Call us at least 24 hours ahead. Call us. Penalty for late checkout.
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 Eviction for 10pm noise violations will result in no refund. This includes the pool area.
Housekeeping Before and after your stay.
Internet Availability & Usage Internet is provided. Service is not guaranteed and no refunds will be made due to service failures. Privacy is NOT guaranteed. We do receive reports via email from our router of significant uploads and downloads including the website origin, but not the content of the data transfers.
Liability We are not responsible for any bodily harm to guests or guests of guests while they are on our property or at any location in Whistler Resort.
Maintenance Emergencies Local contact numbers provided in check-in package. See your check-in package for details.
Maximum Sleeping Capacity 4. Children under four years of age not included in sleeping capacity.
Missing Items Found items will be held for 3 weeks. The guest will be notified by email and arrangements made for the return of the items.
Parking & Ticketing Parking permits are mandatory. Your vehicle will be quickly towed if the permit is not properly filled out and displayed on your dash.
Property Damage $150 refundable damage and cleaning delay deposit. Your deposit is your agreement to pay for lost keys, reasonable repair or cleaning delay costs.
Rental Accommodation Zoning Our property is legally zoned for either short term rental accommodation use. Safeguard your vacation, book legally zoned prperties.
Resort Information In room notebook and lobby brochures. A brochure display can be found in the lobby.
Terms of Eviction No refunds. If evicted, there will be no refunds.

Guarantees Policies

Reservation Guarantee Your deposit guarantees your stay. For maintenance emergencies preventing or interrupting your stay we will make every attempt to find other lodgings at Lake Placid Lodge for you at no additional cost. If none are available, we will provide a full refund for the remaining days of your stay.
Snow Guarantee Snow guarantee between December 10th and April 15th. We will refund 50% of any day's lodging excluding tax, if less than 8 lifts total are operating on that day.

Local Tips

Focus on Whistler Mountain

Best afternoon run and lift Bear Paw and Tokum are mostly shaded and lightly skied making for good afternoon skiing. Save energy for your end of day Peak to Creek run. If you were not tired before, you will be at the end of this run. If you still have energy, you can go up the Gondola and do the Dave Murray Downhill one more time.
Best lunch strategy Find your table in the Roundhouse by 11:20. Multiple food outlets offer Asian, Italian, traditional grilled food, vegetarian options and lots more. After 11:20 try Chick Pea. After 11:45, take the Peak to Peak to Rendezvous or Glacier Lodge on Blackcomb for lunch.
Best morning run and lifts Ski Harmony early. Crowds arrive around 10:30. Big Red is always good and a great warm up. Garbanzo is the hidden gem with never a lift line. Ski down Dave Murray to Bear Paw or Tokum.
Best photo op As you exit the Peak Chair or the Seventh Heaven Chair, Black Tusk provides a spectacular background for your group photo.
Best place to park In our free underground parking.
Tips 4 quick & easy access to the lifts in the AM Stay at Creekside! We have no lift lines all day!

Food and Beverage

Best place for breakfast/brunch Waffles at the Crystal Hut on Blackcomb or the delightful cinnamon buns at Chick Pea.
Best place to drink coffee and surf the net! On our patio.
Best table where you will find a view! Rendevous lodge on Blackcomb Mountain.
Favorite Pub/Bar Dusty's has live music every night during the ski season. But the locals go to Roland's Creekside Pub. Kids are welcome at both until 8p. Nita Lake Lodge is the best summer patio bar with heaters and blankets if it is cool.
Favorite up-scale restaurant The Rock Creek Cafe is by far the best in Whistler. Reservations are mandatory.

For Skiers and Boarders Only

Best ways to find out about weather and snow Conditions can be viewed on the Whistler website or by calling 604 932 4211.
My top skiing/boarding tips for visitors Ski Blackcomb Glacier at least once. Take the Crystal Chair back up to avoid the miles long cat track.

My Money Saving Tips

Cheapest times to come to Whistler Fall and spring are great skiing and discounts are available on lift tickets and lodging.
My biggest money saving tips The Whistler Blackcomb EDGE card provides significant savings on lift tickets, rentals, lessons and food in the ski lodges for Canadian and Washington residents. See the WB website for details.

The Drive to Whistler

My safety tips for drivers new to Hwy 99 This is an excellent road with $800 million in improvements reducing the drive from West Vancouver to Whistler to about 80 minutes. Watch for cyclists and bears in summer.
Where to get the best views The views are continuous and spectacular. Don't be the driver if you like to look at the views. This road is good, but requires your attention at all times.

The Not So Obvious Types of Tips!

Recommended winter clothing Whistler has 1500 meters ( 5000 feet) of vertical. For example: that means temperatures can vary 8C or 18F peak to base. See the WB website for typical monthly temperatures. Layers are the key. More at the top, less at the bottom. Dry conditions at the top, less so at the bottom. Parkas and ski pants that have ventilation zips are great. Bag storage is available at the huts outside the Roundhouse and Rendevous Lodges.

Frequently Asked Questions

Driving to Whistler

I've heard the road to Whistler can be challenging? British Columbia recognized that the road between Horseshoe Bay and Whistler was substandard and has dedicated one billion dollars to upgrades. The road has seen substantial improvements cutting a half hour off the two hour drive. The road is now excellent and is well maintained. Like any mountain highway care is required during inclement weather. The views along Howe Sound are spectacular.

Snow quality

Is the snow quality as variable as I've read? Yes. A typical ski area only has 500 meters of vertical and the snow will be of similar quality top to bottom. Whistler has 1500 meters of vertical and is the largest ski area in North America. That means that there can be three or four different climate zones. The driest, coldest snow will be at the top. Fortunately, one can stay on top all day. There are lodges and lifts to support all your needs without returning to the base. December through March skiing is excellent top to bottom.
Does Whistler groom its slopes daily? The busiest slopes and trails are groomed every day. All trails and slopes except the expert bowls and chutes are groomed every other day.

Privately owned lodging

Isn't it risky renting from private owners? We have rented private homes worldwide for ourselves and it has never been a problem. We use Alluradirect to handle our secure credit transactions. This protects your credit info. We never see any of your credit information. You always have recourse if we don't deliver a satisfactory accommodation.
Why don't we bill you for the combined 10% hotel and resort tax? Managers of multiple units are required to charge the 5% GST plus the 5% HST tax. We do charge the 5% GST.

Restaurants & Groceries

Are there restaurants at Creekside? There are 8 restaurants within 3 minutes walk of the Lodge. These include Rolands Pub (kids until 8 PM), Dustys for barbeque and live music (families can dine and watch from the balcony after 8pm), Southside Diner for burgers and grilled foods, Samurai Sushi the best sushi restaurant in Whistler, Creekbread (organic pizza) and takeout traditional pizza from Avalanche. The Rock Creek Cafe (10 minute walk or 5 minute drive towards the Village), the Red Door Bistro and the Nita Lake Lodge Aura restaurant are all excellent, upscale, reservations required and intimate. Rounding out the lower end are Subway and Boston Pizza.
Are the grocery stores nearby? There is an excellent, but small market within 2 minutes walk open from 8AM to 8PM everday and has an excellent assortment of groceries including fresh fruits, bakery, vegetables and meats. There is also a deli in the store.
Where can I get my latte and a scone? Starbucks is the place, just across the street. Limited seating, but there is usually space except around the gondola opening and closing times.


Can I get to Whistler without a car? Perimeter and Greyhound coaches (about $90 round trip for adults) run several times each day and stop near the front entrance to LK Placid Lodge. There are vans ($350 one-way), limousine ($500 and up one-way) and helicopter ($1800 each way for 4) services from Vancouver. Expensive, but you get the whole vehicle unlike the coaches. All except the helicopter take about 2 hours from Vancouver International Airport.
Where is the train station? The train station is located three blocks from Lake Placid Lodge. Unfortunately it only runs in the summer.
How hard is it to get around Whistler without a car? The local WAVE #1 & #2 (Creekside) buses run about every ten minutes during the day and 15 minutes in the evening until 3 AM for those late nights out. The cost is $2.50 exact change on the bus and free for up to three children under age 12 with each adult. Ski and bike racks on every bus. In the summer, the main village is about ten minutes bike ride and 30 minutes on foot on the Valley Trail system. There are taxis available around $15 per ride. Let them know if you are hauling gear and they will bring a suitable taxi.
How hard is it to get to Blackcomb? It takes 12 minutes using the WAVE shuttle bus or 10 minutes riding the Creekside Gondola up and 10 minutes skiing down to the Blackcomb Gondola. More fun this way. Or 20 minutes up Creekside and Big Red to the Peak to Peak gondola and then 11 minutes to Rendevous.

Summer activities

What free summer activites are there? There is a swimming beach with a playground about ten minutes walk down LK Placid Drive next to the train station. Valley Trails start here and biking, roller blading and walking are allowed. The system is about 20 Kilometers long and ends near Green Lake. Hiking the mountains is popular with Garbaldi Provincial Park bordering Whistler.

My kids are bored

My kids are bored, what next? There is always the pool at Lk Placid Lodge and the large lobby with comfortable couches and a lot of running around space. And there is climbing toy next to the grocery store that is popular with the smaller kids. For bigger kids there is a multi-plex cinema in the Village showing first run movies including several rated for kids. A indoor rock climbing facility can be found in the Village too. Maybe the kids need a day away from the parents, try "Whistler Kids" across the street.

Winter Activities

What else is there to do at Whistler? Ice skating, swimming pool for laps, squash and a fitness center are available at the Meadow Park Sports Center. Public skating on most afternoons and some Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturday evenings. And minor league hockey games for the sports fans. Call 604 935 7529 for info.

About Us

The Smyths at the Peak The Smyths at the Peak

We are avid skiers living and working in Washington State.  Our condominium is privately owned and we decided to share our ski place with guests who are looking for a more personal experience than hotels can offer.  We selected our vacation home based on its access to the mountain and the less commercial atmosphere of Creekside.  Creekside is the original home of the Garibaldi Lift Company, the first lifts on Whistler Mountain and the 2010 Olympic and ParaOlympic Alpine events.


Vacation Rental Reviews by alluraDirect

Exceptional accommodations, centrally located

Date: Mar-06-2017 for a stay in Jan 2017

Another great vacation at this property. Well equipped, handy to Creekside gondola, grocery and liquor store.

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Clean, quiet, close to everything!

Stoyko from Redmond, United States
Date: Jan-05-2017 for a stay in Dec 2016

Very clean and well-equipped condo. In the middle of everything - steps to the lifts, shopping and bus. Very responsive owner. Seamless check-in and check-out. Great value!

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One of the best

Sinclair from Vancouver, Canada
Date: Dec-30-2016 for a stay in Dec 2016

We have been renting different rental suites in Whistler for the past ten year, I think this is one of the best so far. Room is very clean and all the amenities needed are there. Highly recommended ...

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Great Holiday Location

Cheryl from Victoria, Canada
Date: Aug-08-2016 for a stay in Jul 2016

We had another great holiday at Lake Placid Resort. Our suite was very clean and comfortable. The kitchen was fully stocked and had everything we needed. We loved the ground floor suite so we could walk directly to the pool and barbeque area. Creekside village has all amenities within walking distance. There are hiking trails, bike trails, walking trails, a park and several lakes close by. There are so many things to do at Creekside, you could be busy every day without even going to Whistler Village. We can't wait to come back again.

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Perfect stay in Whistler for a couple

Catriona from Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Date: Aug-04-2016 for a stay in Jul 2016

We loved our stay at the condo. The apartment itself was quiet, spacious, comfy and well eqiupped with the pool/BBQ/hot tub area was just outside the back door.

There is a really good grocery store just across the road and we were very happy to not be in the main Whistler village itself as it was much quieter in Creekside.

We would definitely recommend this as a place to stay in the summer months and if we were ever to go back we'd happily stay there again.

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Great stay!

Orlin from Palatine, United States
Date: Apr-04-2016 for a stay in Mar 2016

We have stayed in multiple units in this property over the years. This one is a reasonably priced, with updated kitchen and responsive owners. I highly recommend it.

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4 night stay during spring break

Hazel from Vancouver, Canada
Date: Mar-18-2016 for a stay in Mar 2016

Location was perfect for our family of 4 ski trip for 4 nights. It was a cozy unit with a well stocked kitchen for preparing meals.

The unit was a tad lean on housekeeping/amenities. We only had a 1/4 roll of TP that didn't last us our 1st night so had to run out and grab some. We only had 4 towels so another set would have been nice considering we were in the pool/hot tub each night as well. We would have gladly done a load of towels but the washer/dryer combo wasn't suitable for that. Lastly, after a long day of skiing it's sometimes nice to kick back and watch a bit of TV but there was only basic channels with no kids or sports channels. These are all just minor things that didn't negatively impact our 1st stay at Creekside.

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Happy holidays stay in Jim & Virginia at Creekside

Arthur from Vancouver, Canada
Date: Dec-28-2015 for a stay in Dec 2015

We enjoyed the stay in Jim and Virginia at Creekside for the holidays. Both the room and location are prefect. The value is super. Thanks

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Lake Placid 1**

Katrina from Chilliwack, Canada
Date: Dec-28-2015 for a stay in Dec 2015

We love the location of Lake Placid lodge. Thank you for sharing your vacation home with us so that we could enjoy such a beautiful, relaxing family holiday!

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Great Condo, Excellent Price

Anneli from gibsons, Canada
Date: Aug-17-2015 for a stay in Aug 2015

Loved the condo, very clean, nice to have the pool steps away from the porch, would defiantly stay again!!

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Cute, clean and we LOVED it!!!

Marissa from Vancouver, Canada
Date: Jul-23-2015 for a stay in Jul 2015

Loved our stay! One of my girlfriends and I stayed in the suite this past July for four nights and were absolutely pleased with it! The suite was very clean and tidy. The kitchen was stocked with lots of cooking utensils, pots and pans, spices etc for cooking and everything labeled accordingly. There was even ice already frozen in the freezer for our drinks when we arrived! Perfect.

There were extra linens/pillows for the pull out couch if you had extra guests staying with you. Like other reviewers said - it is kind of close in quarters, but if you are close with who you are staying with its wont bother you, or if it's two adults and two children. Speaking of kids, the pool and hot tub area are maybe a mere 20 steps from the balcony door. We loved this! (Nice for the adults too!) There are no glass bottles allowed in the pool area but the kitchen has cute plastic glasses for your convenience.

It was SUPER hot when we were staying there and when the sun hits the windows it gets toasty in the condo, but thankfully there were two fans to cool us down. The bed was comfy, the pillows were comfy, even though we had brought our own. Also, if you get bored there are board games, books and DVD's to entertain you. It is suuuuper close to a grocery store and a gas station. Those are the only places we explored.

All in all, we would 100% recommend this suite for anyone. The owners replied very quickly and were very accommodating :)

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Great location, friendly owner!

Aaron from Abbotsford, Canada
Date: Jun-23-2015 for a stay in Jun 2015

The owner was very helpful with accommodating a request upon checkout and the location is perfect. I've rented in Whistler many times and this place was by far the most convenient with groceries right across the street and lots of restaraunts within a 5 min walk. Was a great spot in the summer and would be even better for winter because it's so close to the creekside gondola.

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Everything you need for comfortable 2-person stay.

Erwin from Stouffville, Canada
Date: Mar-18-2015 for a stay in Mar 2015

This unit truly had everything required for a comfortable stay, particularly if you are only 2 people. It did, however, feel rather tight once our daughter arrived. I would recommend just a quick go-through by the owners prior to new tenants arriving as there were pillows without pillow cases, potato chip crumbs on the window seat, and no blanket (other than the coverlet) on the main bed. These are, however, very minor matters and we were able to work things out in short order.

The hot tub is practically right outside the door and very clean. I would have liked a tiny patio set on the walkout, but then that may have been asking too much. There were indeed tables and chairs in the public pool area.

All in all, I would recommend these accommodations as having "everything you really need".

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Vacation Rental Reviews by Flipkey

Comfy and reasonably priced, directly across from creekside gondola

Date: Apr-02-2012

One of us was a bit under the weather, so the ability to pop in and out from the slopes, as needed, and the efficiency in the morning were both highly appreciated, as were the kitchen (with dishwasher), little high efficiency, euro-style washer/dryer, etc. Closet and drawer space is adequate but not generous--plenty for two, but if you've also got a couple of kids on the fold-out, don't over-pack, or don't expect to hang/shelve everything. The relevant bus stops (both for travel to and from vancouver, and trips to and from the main Whistler village) were "right next" as well. Owners are responsive to questions and to reasonable requests, too. The door code was "as explained" (based on one of our telephone numbers) but was not the number actually printed on the page, but except for the 20 seconds of consternation as we figured that out, every aspect of the stay was very smooth. There are plenty of slots but not much elbow room in the shared ski room, and the ski locks could already use a repair/upgrade--some look to have been busted out (and one always wonders how and why). Signs clearly state that skis should not enter the main lodge, but some of the people with fancier skis seemed to be cleaning them well and bringing them to their rooms, all the same. As to true basics, the hot water is hot, the hot tub denizens are congenial, the bed is comfy, the slope access is fast. There were none of the mystery drips, leaks, noises or flashing lights that sometimes plague vacation rentals.

Straightforward, comfortable condo

Alan from Scotland
Date: Feb-19-2011

The condo was as described - comfortable; ground floor location; very near the Creekside Gondola Station. The bed was very comfortable and we slep extraordinarily well after a full day's skiing. Bathroom facilities were good. Midweek cleaning and provision of clean linen was excellent. Having the outdoor hot tub and heated swimming pool were terrific for tired limbs and we used them almost every evening. The grocery store seemed expensive to us from the UK but supplied the necessaries. We made a trip to the Main Village to buy groceries where they seemed to be a bit cheaper. Little things like the use of ski locks being included were a bonus. All in all a very good experience for our first time visiting Whistler.

Great Location, Excellent Price

MI Skier from USA
Date: Jan-26-2011

Perfect location for skiers. Excellent pricing relative to others even in the same building. Could use a bit more attention to the proper functioning of the hot tub (was cold one night).

4th year back speaks for itself

A FlipKey verified reviewer from Calgary AB
Date: Jan-26-2011

The one bedroom condo is in an ideal location, and has all the amenities for our 2 week stay. The lifts and shops are 50 yards away. It is very well equipped, and a quiet location. Lynne and Dave