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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been using our Whistler time share for the past 16 years. We watched our girls grow up learning to ski and snowboard here. They loved all the amenities of the club. Now they are in college and high school but love to return.

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langhorne, pa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first visited this timeshare location in 1998 and have stayed many times (when it was Club Intrawest). This was our first visit in 4 years and it has since been acquired by Diamond Resorts and renamed. We were hoping with the Diamond brand behind it we would see some updating (see my past reviews). Maybe as time goes on...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a resort, this place is a little tired compared to the Fairmont, but good location in the upper village. However, I would stay well away as they are a timeshare trap. When the resort was owned by intrawest they use to have people wandering the Whistler resort areas trying to entice people to buy in. Speaking from our own...

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Porter, Texas
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We're Embarc Resort owner/members, so, I'm probably a bit biased here. But, we love Embarc Whistler. Great location, well appointed and very functional rooms, and a great staff. In particular, the concierge staff is outstanding.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic timeshare exchange. Rooms were spacious and updated nicely. Staff at the resort were very friendly. Ski lockers and parking were very convenient. Would definitely stay here again. 3 minute walk to wizard express chair

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We have been members for some time and always enjoy our Whistler trips and the luxurious accommodation at Embarc which was formerly Intrawest. We stay in a 2 bedroom apartment which has a well appointed kitchen, a lounge and dining as well as 2 bedrooms both with ensuites. The master has a large spa bath as well. Within the grounds...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I visited this hotel during the winter and I had a great experience there. The rooms were very big and comfortable. The only thing bad about the rooms are that it is a little bit too dark. This resort had an excellent pool. It was warm and had a slide, which was a lot of fun. There was a shuttle...

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Pablo_Contreras_GM, General Manager at Embarc Whistler, responded to this review

Dear Michael K, It is with great pleasure that I notice you have given us the best rating among the other places you had stay in Whistler. Thank you very much for your kind review and for sharing details of your stay with the community. I hope that you had enjoyed both pools and not only one, even though the...

Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stayed for 4 days over Thanksgiving with family from Chilliwack. Two families with little ones and we had a blast! Heated outdoor pool with water slide was a hit with the kids! Walking proximity to everything in the village. Well worth it!

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Pablo_Contreras_GM, General Manager at Embarc Whistler, responded to this review

Dear Dawn P, Thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you and your family during the recent holidays. It is with great pleasure to see that you took advantage of the amenities and location of the Resort. Whether during the holidays or any other time of the year, we certainly look forward to having another chance to host...

Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place , room was great and staff really friendly and helpful ,would recommend it to anyone . Will be coming back next year for sure . Thanks for a great family holiday everyone enjoyed it .

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Pablo_Contreras_GM, General Manager at Embarc Whistler, responded to this review

Dear oioiengland, We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay and that your family enjoyed a wonderful vacation with us. It is with great pleasure to see that our Team did what we are here to do, provide friendly and helpful service to contribute to an overall great family holiday. We look forward to welcoming you back again...

Vancouver, British Columbia
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Short walk to the Best Pub in Whistler Blackcomb- Dublinn Gate Irish Pub Embarc is a time own property, very well managed. At the foot of Blackcomb Mtn Chairlift, grocery store and restaurants nearby.

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Pablo_Contreras_GM, General Manager at Embarc Whistler, responded to this review

Dear Frank M, We agree with you about the Dublinn Gate. Thank you for your kind words about the management at Embarc, as we strive daily to make things right for our Members and Guests. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Pablo Contreras, General Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
World-class mountain resortClub Intrawest is a private vacation club. From time to time, Guests are invited to stay at the Club on a nightly, cash basis. Just a short walk from the slopes of Blackcomb Mountain, Club Intrawest – Whistler features beautifully appointed mountain lodge style Vacation Homes. Full kitchens, oversized balconies, in-room washer/dryer, Jacuzzi tubs and complimentary wireless internet access are just the beginning. Enjoy a family pool environment, an adult pool environment, eucalyptus steam room, BBQ areas, private movie theatre, games room, fitness center and more. Venture out and Whistler/Blackcomb is right at your doorstep. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Embarc Whistler

Address: 4580 Chateau Blvd, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada (Formerly Club Intrawest - Whistler)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Whistler
Price Range: $277 - $632 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Embarc Whistler 3.5*
Number of rooms: 113
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“The third floor is the best floor since you get access to lobby and ski room easier.”
 of 5 bubbles michaelkR8270YU, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the interior courtyard are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles MissladyS, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Couples without children should ask for rooms away from Children and Family Pool Area which is very noisy throughout the day and evening.”
 of 5 bubbles sweetatr, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Side with adults only pool and hot tubs are quieter than side with family pool”
 of 5 bubbles Kev1963, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The higher the better. Inside was probably quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles RAMWashington, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
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