Hotel on high:
The Westin Resort
& Spa Whistler
The West Canadian mountain resort of Whistler
is poised to take its place in the undisputed center of the world
stage: The car-free village will co-host the 2010 Winter Olympics
along with Vancouver, just 75 miles to the south. Whistler is
youthful and upscale, with top-notch restaurants, abundant shopping
opportunities, great nightlife and several first-rate hotels.
Among them is the Westin Resort & Spa Whistler, with 419
apartmentlike suites, all featuring fireplaces, kitchens and
Internet access. The latest guest room amenities are personal
canisters of bottled oxygen for extra vigor when hitting the
The property offers 18,000 square feet of meeting space and an
8,000-square-foot spa perfect for an après-ski wind down.