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Reviewed 1 week ago

10/10 would stay again. Try the sauna, it's magical. Oh, also, Carl is nice, it's very easy to beat him in a board game. He also did his best helping me when I fell on one of their bikes, somebody should give this man a medal! No seriously, I'd come back. Probably the best hostel in Whistler!

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Probably the best hostel that i have stayed in. It is more like a hotel than a hostel with a huge balcony along the side and a hot tub in the grounds. The location is a bit out of town but its easy to get to the centre on a bus and there is a supermarket 10 mins walk away.... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

The hostel is clean, comfortable, and beautiful. The kitchen has all cooking utensils and equipment and storage with assigned bins for guests. There are couches and a pool table in the common area that has an open, cozy, cabin-feel. The hostel rooms have bunk beds, but there are individual curtains on the beds that offer more privacy than other hostels.... More 

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Thank PNWmtns
Edmonton, Canada
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

The staff at this hostel were very friendly and helpful; this hostel was clean, beds were comfortable, and overall experience was great. Nice big kitchen and lounge area. Will definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Very busy. Nowhere to park, kitchen always busy and no where to sit. Dorms were split into upstairs and downstairs with one bathroom which was fine. Location is great nice and central. Bunkbeds were extremely noisey, no privacy curtains on top bunks or power points. It was a fine hostel but nothing amazing. Expensive for what you get.

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Thank Aliciawilde
Winnipeg, Canada
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

The Whistler Lodge Hostel won us over the moment we walked through the door. The front desk was visible and had someone waiting to greet us, check us in and show us around. We were provided with a towel and a made up bed which was quite comfy. Two of our favourite things offered were definitely the sauna and the... More 

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Good location even if you're using public transit ,bus stops minutes from the Lodge, clean, well equipped kitchen, very comfortable beds new/crispy/clean linens and towels, quite,beautiful area of course and I loved the privacy you get with curtains around the bed . the safe lockers were in upper floor a bit of a inconvenience but most ppl do not use... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I've stayed there for a night at the beginning of August. Beautiful location, not convenient if you walk though (50 min walking from village, but bus available), sweet spot, clean showers and bed, fully furnished kitchen. Dorms are open so no walls which could pissed off some people and it was a bit noisy. Earplugs were useful. Still, I would... More 

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Thank LaurenceCV
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Awesome lodge, I will definitely be staying here again! I got the private room for my girlfriend and I and it was great. The bathrooms are shared but I never ran into anyone else using the bathroom at the same time as me. Short bus ride for $2.50 to the village.

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Halifax, Canada
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

The last time i stayed in a hostel was 30 years ago. This week I stayed in Whistler Lodge Hostel for 6 nights. If all hostels nowadays are like this then boomers would flock to them! The hostel is very well organized and clean. The sleeping dorms are in a separate building from the main lodge so noise is not... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Whistler Lodge is a 42 bed backpacker's hostel, centrally located just 3km south of Whistler Village and 1km north of Whistler Creekside. Our historic lodge was built in 1965 by students from UBC's Varsity Outdoor Club and until recently, was operated by the Alma Mater Society of UBC. Now under new management, we offer bunks in dorm style rooms as well as private and semi private rooms. If you are looking for an authentic Whistler experience, come stay with us! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whistler Lodge Hostel

Address: 2124 Nordic Drive, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B2, Canada (Formerly UBC - Whistler Lodge)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Whistler
Price Range: €25 - €66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 42
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“Bottom bunk for privacy curtains/ smaller dorm”
 of 5 bubbles Aliciawilde, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you're in a couple get a 2-bed dorm as you have the 'alcove' to yourself so you don't have to lock your bags away if you don't want to.”
 of 5 bubbles TamsinE456, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are noisy (no doors so you can hear everyone in this very old building).”
 of 5 bubbles lbarreca, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“great view, comfortable, cheap, reformed, organized, friendly, cozy, well equipped”
 of 5 bubbles G2437FQgabriels, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The private room, is definately private. All other rooms are basically small bunks closed of by a curtain.”
 of 5 bubbles frederikff2016, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
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