Summit Lodge & Spa. Friendly spot in the north village conveniently close to a supermarket. Well-appointed rooms at an excellent price. 81 suites with kitchenettes from $129. 4359 Main St.; www.summitlodge.com or 888/913-8811.
Sundial Boutique Hotel. An all-suite boutique hotel overlooking Whistler Mountain Bike Park ($32 per day). 49 suites with kitchenettes from $175. 4340 Sundial Crescent; www.sundialhotel.com or 800/661-2321.
Where to eat
Alpine Café & Catering Co. A don't-miss spot just outside town. Try mushroom soup with whole-wheat bread and a side of fresh corn salad. $. 8104 McKeevers Place; 604/905-4663.
Araxi Restaurant. Local institution's highlights include B.C. salmon and oysters, and the wine list is top-notch. $$$$. 4222 Village Square; 604/932-4540.