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Ski in Ski out recently upgraded condo

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

1 bedroom 1 bathroom with views over Whistler Mountain and beyond

OVERVIEW Open plan kitchen, dining and living room. Full kitchen with granite counter-tops. Living room with couch/queen sofabed, 43" HDTV & DVD player. Dining area with seating for 4 guests. Master bedroom has king bed, which can be divided into two twin beds, 40" HDTV. Balcony has beautiful views to ski slopes on Blackcomb mountain and beyond. Private owner - save 10% Hotel Tax and avoid additional service charges by calling the owner direct.

AMENITIES & PARKING Guests can enjoy the complex's heated outdoor swimming pool, 3 hot tubs, fitness room and on-site ski valet. Underground secure PAY parking is available.

DISTANCES The ski-in/ski out trail is accessed directly from the property. Free village shuttle is 2 mins walk away and takes you to the lifts and village in less than 5 mins.

Free wireless internet and local phone calls

More Details

Owner
Rick or Ellie Bryant
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2017

About Rick or Ellie Bryant

My wife and I have recently retired and are now living nearby. We have owned properties in Whistler for over 20 years, and are now making up for lost time, having never been ski bums when young.

Rick or Ellie Bryant purchased this condo in 2012

Why Rick or Ellie Bryant chose Whistler

We bought in The Aspens because it is simply the best ski-in ski-out property in Whistler. The unit is spacious and well-equipped. There are excellent on-site amenities, it's a short walk or free shuttle bus to the village, but is also much quieter and more intimate than the village itself.

What makes this condo unique

Leave your skis or board with the ski valet, relax in one of the 3 hot tubs, sip a cocktail on your private balcony or curl up in front of a gas fire, looking out over the mountain. Choose from over 50 restaurants or make a meal in your fully equipped kitchen. What's not to love?

Guestbook comments from the owner

We very much enjoyed our stay at your condo. We’ve stayed in numerous units within the Aspens over the years, and yours was a favourite due to its location in the building, it’s upgrades and the cleanliness.
Mar 2013
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Amenities

Upper Village Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • bathroom with shower/soaker tub
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • king bed which can also be split into 2 twin beds. Spacious closet, bedside tables, phone and clock/radio
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

Ski in Ski out recently upgraded condo
average rating of 4.888889 based on 28 reviews
5

Great Location - Great Views

  • 5 of 5

Great Vacation, great unit! Rick and Ellie provide a fantastic spot to relax and enjoy! Bed was very comfortable! Unit has everything you need and is well appointed and very clean! Aspens continues to be my favorite spot - simple ski check, ski in / ski out, easy walk to village. Bring a pair of boots to walk down the ski run to village. The gas fireplace heats the unit in a hurry! Enjoy the views of the slopes, skiers and pools. Will defiantly rent this unit again! Also note its on the 3rd floor and close (couple units away) to elevator and stairs, so limited ski boot walking. Perfect location facing out to pools. Rick and Ellie are great to respond to inquires! Renting from them proved simple and easy. Cheers!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable, cozy and clean condo!

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay at the Aspens. Rick's condo had everything we needed to feel like home. It was nicely furnished and very clean. We loved that there was a ski valet and that we can walk right to the slopes! Thank you, Rick, for a great first experience in Whistler!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, clean property! It was nice how the owner attended to every detail......nice linens, dishes, furniture, etc.

Looking forward to booking next year!!

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great clean condo, great location!

  • 5 of 5

Loved this property, very cozy and clean, fit 3 adults comfortably. Owners were very helpful and responsive to all inquiries. Location is great, ski in/out at the base of Blackcomb and just steps to the shuttle which goes to Whistler Village. Would definitely stay at this property again and highly recommend it to others.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We have been staying at the Aspens Complex for 10 years and enjoy the "ski in and ski out," feature.

  • 4 of 5

This unit was very nicely maintained and upgraded with comfortable living room furniture, remodeled kitchen. The owner's had 2 large flat screen T.V.'s in living room & the bedroom. My only problem was the bed and pillows. The mattress and box-spring had very little support and was not comfortable. The pillows need upgrading to have 2 quality "soft or down," pillows. I would highly recommend staying here if a comfortable bed is not a high priority. Maybe the owner's will upgrade this next year and then their mountain home would be perfect. We saved $1000 by booking through VRBO & these owners, rather than Resort Quest Whistler, which we normally go through.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: While we always appreciate honest feedback, we were nevertheless disappointed to receive this review. We always try to ensure our guests are comfortable. While the unit comes stocked with 7 pillows of varying softness and fill, we will change the pillows at the earliest opportunity - probably mid-March - and will check out the bed ourselves during the off season, with a view to changing it if necessary. We did also reach out to several recent guests to obtain their opinions and below are extracts of our note and their responses: - Our Note We have just received a review of our unit in The Aspens which included the following comment: - “The mattress and box-spring had very little support and was not comfortable. The pillows need upgrading to have 2 quality "soft or down," pillows. I would highly recommend staying here if a comfortable bed is not a high priority.” We are disappointed to have this feedback, but need to know if our property needs improvement. We would appreciate it if you would let us know if you echo these concerns. Responses Received “Must be a matter of taste. I thought the pillow were great and my back felt much better sleeping there than in my own bed. Maybe you stick a couple of different kind of pillows in the closet as an option for people like this?” “I thought the mattress was perfectly fine but I do agree about getting better softer down pillows.” “We thought the bed and linens were very comfortable. We also appreciated the nice towels that weren't thin and cheap, all the dishes matched, nice cookware, fully stocked and CLEAN.” “My husband and I had a comfortable and enjoyable stay at your condo. I thought the bed was very comfortable. I'm 5'3" tall and 125 lbs, so I don't think I need much support. However, the pillows were soft, but a little too high (too much filling), even for a side sleeper.”
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5

Fantastic ski in ski out condo

  • 5 of 5

This is a great condo, very clean, comfortable and homely. It's steps away from the base of Blackcomb mountain so great for early ski starts, also very convenient to return to the condo for lunch. The condo is very well equipped for cooking and dining in. There were plenty of clean towels and toiletries in the bathroom. The bed was very comfortable. There was also the biggest bedroom TV I've ever seen!

The condo is convenient for everything, there's a handy shuttle bus stops nearby and runs to the village centre regularly.

We had a hire car so used the underground parking which was quite expensive however this is beyond the control of Rick and Ellie and to be honest, if you are only staying in the area, a car isn't really necessary as it is only a short walk into town.

If we come back to Whistler, we''ll definitely book this condo again.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
95 Miles
Vancouver International Airport
Nearest Golf
300 Metres
Chateau Whistler
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Highway 99 Sea to Sky Highway
Nearest Ski
Whistler-Blackcomb
Car: not necessary

North America's premier ski and mountain biking resort, with access to 5 excellent resort golf courses and almost unlimited winter and summer activities, from zip-trekking to romantic mountaintop fondue dinners, from heli-skiing to Scandinavian spas

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Rates & Availability

Upper Village Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak ski season 2017
Jan 28 2017 - Apr 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
$176
$1,106
 
 
Late Ski Season
Apr 3 2017 - Apr 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
$131
$731
 
 
Spring
Apr 24 2017 - Jun 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$94
$521
 
 
Summer
Jun 23 2017 - Sep 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
$109
From
$120
Thu,Fri,Sat
$656
 
 
Fall
Sep 25 2017 - Nov 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$94
$521
 
 
Early Ski Season 2017
Nov 22 2017 - Dec 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
$124
$746
 
 
Pre-Holidays
Dec 15 2017 - Dec 21 2017
4 night minimum stay
$169
$1,046
 
 
Peak Holidays 2017
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 1 2018
5 night minimum stay
$326
$2,137
 
 
Post Holidays 2018
Jan 2 2018 - Jan 25 2018
4 night minimum stay
$169
$1,046
 
 
Peak ski season
Jan 26 2018 - Apr 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
$199
$1,312
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$94
$521
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.0%

Cancellation Policy: Initial deposit is non-refundable, but may be used as a credit towards a final payment on a future reservation, provided the future reservation is within 1 year following the cancelled reservation. In the event of cancellation following final payment, we will attempt to re-rent the property. Net proceeds of any re-rental will be reimbursed, less a 10%/$75 administration fee.

10% deposit on booking. Balance due not less than 60 days before arrival.
Payment by Visa, Mastercard, PayPal, personal cheques or Interac-by-email. 2% surcharge for non-Canadian credit cards and PayPal.
Damage deposit of $500 pre-authorised against credit card unless alternative arrangements made

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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