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London, Canada
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13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

We found a Groupon for 3 nights for $189 for Labour Day weekend. When we arrived, the room was clean and what we expected but the garbages had not been emptied. Our room did come with a fridge and microwave which was very useful. It was handy having the little shop to get some groceries (price of milk was cheaper... More 

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Thank KarynaSK
France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear KarynaSK, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to welcome you again this winter or next summer on your next outdoor adventure getaway in Fernie. Kind regards, France Prud'homme Supervisor - Guest Engagement Fernie Slopeside Lodge More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Where do i start...We walked into our room and immediately noticed a stench. I can only describe it as stale air mixed with floors cleaned with dirty mop water. I went out and bought a bottle of febreeze - that didnt touch the smell! There is NO air conditioning.The bathtub looked as if it hadn't ever seen a clean. The... More 

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Thank Kelly B
France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Kelly B, Please allow me this opportunity to apologize for the inconveniences you experienced during your stay. You willingness to share your thoughts is appreciated. The issues you raised with our Front Desk Agent were addressed immediately with our Housekeeping and Maintenance team. Furthermore, our Hotel Manager has been in contact with you as our guests' comfort is a... More 

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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Room & beds looked clean, smelled clean & were very firm. No AC but a nice clean fan & we were blessed with cool evenings (other reviewers not so lucky) Updated paint & carpets too. As stated by reviewer Bridget earlier (we must have had the same room) 1 plug-in didn't work, the lights flicker/sizzle before coming on & are... More 

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France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Laurie G, Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I will look into the issues stated with our Maintenance team. It is true that Fernie Slopeside Lodge is the most affordable, on-mountain accommodation, located right at the base of the mountain. It gives quick and easy access to the... More 

Onanole, Canada
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39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Spent one night on route to Vancouver. Room was clean, hotel quiet & was generally a comfortable place to stay. Had to check in at the neighbouring lodge as the time is off season but that was no problem. Hot tub is indoors, clean & pretty good. Would definitely stay here again.

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Thank Valerie K
France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Valerie K, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to welcome you again on your next visit to Fernie. Kind regards. France Prud'homme Supervisor - Guest Engagement Fernie Slopeside Lodge More 

Airdrie, Canada
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37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We just completed a 3 day stay at the Fernie Slopeside Lodge as a short Getaway. We chose this lodge both because of location and cost. We were not disappointed with the location. The scenery is beautiful and relaxing, the location is outside of the town but close enough for easy access to stores and restaurants. The resort where the... More 

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Thank Tj678
France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Tj678, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, as well as the lift vouchers you received as part of a special offer. The scenery one can enjoy on a beautiful clear-sky day is indeed totally worth it! It will be a pleasure to welcome... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 3:30 with a sign that said go to Lizard Creek Lodge to check in. I was told if we were there before 4 we could check in at our Lodge. We had to drive over to Lizard Creek to get the keys. I needed extra pillows and blankets so I called to have some brought and after... More 

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France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Bridge F, Thank you for your feedback. Our Reception is open until 4pm Sun-Thur, and 4-8pm Fri-Sat during the summer months. On the day of your arrival, our Front Desk Agent had to leave earlier due to a family-related emergency. I am sorry for the inconvenience this has caused you and I trust you will understand it was out... More 

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5 reviews
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

No air conditioning we were so hot dying in the rooms plus 30 temp sucked so bad. The bathroom was nice tho. They did have a fan but it just wasn't enough. Ended up leaving the fridge open and fan in front of just for a little relief. Understand it's a skiing lodge but come one who doesn't have air... More 

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France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ivana B, Thank you for your review. We are always looking to improve the standard of service we can provide. This issue has been brought to our Management's attention, and various solutions will be considered. Fernie Slopeside Lodge remains the most affordable on-mountain accommodation with quick and easy access to the chairlift, open during the summer and winter operations.... More 

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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We were disappointed in the Slopeside lodge when we stayed there. The lady that we checked in with was rude and gave little information about our lift tickets. They were valid for our three day stay, however one of the lifts was only open for one of the days that we stayed and that would have been good information to... More 

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France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Erin S, Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear that your stay at our establishment did not meet your expectations. Please accept our most sincere apologies for the inconveniences you have experienced. I can assure you that all our employees (including Front Desk and Housekeeping) have been reminded of the importance of delivering outstanding service to... More 

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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Worst hotel ever! I live in Calgary and booked with this hotel for leisure I called a month ahead to book for an overnight trip, and all you get are voicemails even on their office hours. I didn't get a call back until after two days. The rep I spoke with is extremely rude and told me that she'll send... More 

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France P, Supervisor - Guest Engagement at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Lara G. Thank you for your feedback. Please allow me this opportunity to apologize for the inconveniences you experienced while wanting to book your stay with us. We are committed to providing our guests with the highest quality customer services and we sincerely regret we fell short of our goal in this instance. We do our best to return... More 

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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Booked this place as we wanted to get away from Calgary for a few days at the end of our holiday. Arrived at 7:00 pm and there were no staff on duty, just a phone to call someone at a another nearby lodge. I had to go over to the their lodge to book in and collect my key, had... More 

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France P, Guest Engagement Supervisor at Fernie Slopeside Lodge, responded to this review

Dear David A., Thank you for your review. It is true that we have reduced Reception hours during the summer months, and check-in after 4pm Sun-Thur and after 8pm Fri-Sat are to be made at our sister resort, located a short 3 min drive away. Maps with directions are available at the door for easy reference. A telephone is available... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fernie Slopeside Lodge, located at the base of Fernie Alpine Resort, is a comfortable ski in/ski out hotel- style accommodation. Relax in your room, complete with cable television, coffee maker and fridge. The Lodge features two indoor hot tubs, lockers for ski and board storage and laundry facilities. Located steps from the village plaza, including Kelsey's Restaurant and the Slopeside Deli, and 5km from the City of Fernie, the Fernie Slopeside Lodge offers convenience for guests to enjoy all that the Elk Valley has to offer in the winter and summer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fernie Slopeside Lodge

Address: 5339 Fernie Ski Hill Rd, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M6, Canada (Formerly The Wolfs Den Lodge)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Fernie
Price Range: $98 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fernie Slopeside Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
The Wolfs Den Hotel Fernie
Hotel Style:
#4 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in Fernie
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“Make sure to let the staff know what time you will be checking in.”
 of 5 bubbles KarynaSK, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“In summer get a room on the bottom floor. It is cooler, the hot-tub is on the bottom floor along with a back entrance and parking.”
 of 5 bubbles Tj678, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Main floor has easy access to parking, lower floor has access to hot tubs and lockers.”
 of 5 bubbles RoxNJoeShow, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the same level as reception or on the level below - minimal steps!”
 of 5 bubbles SuzanneDH99, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend a higher floor and possibly request a quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles 744graced, 11 Feb 2016 | Read review
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