5 Reasons Why The Fairmont Vancouver Airport Is My Favourite Hotel In The World

2018-06-22T13:17:27+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Fairmont, Hotels, News, Trip Reports|

Why The Fairmont Vancouver Airport Is My Favourite Hotel In The World This week The Fairmont Vancouver Airport had a grand opening event for the recently renovated Gold Floor, and I was lucky enough to attend. Brad and I stayed one night during their soft launch (actually we were the first guests welcomed on June 1st, which was kind of [...]

Fairmont President’s Club Authentically Local Food Experience – Wildflower At The Chateau Whistler

2018-06-06T10:58:53+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Fairmont, Hotels, Trip Reports|

Fairmont Authentically Local Food Experience Introduction One of the aspects of The Fairmont President's Club that is so unique is the issuance of certificates over traditional hotel points. Every year, members would receive a set of certificates based on their status level, including free-night, suite upgrade, and dining certificates. Furthermore, Platinum members were allowed to choose two additional benefits, ranging [...]

Wow! The New Fairmont Vancouver Airport Gold Floor In 10 Pictures

2018-06-02T10:03:37+00:00 June 2nd, 2018|Fairmont, Hotels, News, Trip Reports|

New Fairmont Vancouver Airport Gold Floor In 10 Photos While a full review will be following shortly, I wanted to share my initial thoughts and some photos from our stay in the brand new Fairmont Vancouver Airport Gold Floor King Room. To be honest, I was excited, and a bit nervous. The old Fairmont Gold Floor was close to perfect [...]

Review: Fairmont Olympic Hotel Seattle Executive Suite

2018-05-28T15:37:20+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Fairmont, Hotels, Trip Reports|

Fairmont Olympic Hotel Seattle Executive Suite Introduction I booked this hotel as our first stop on our road trip to Portland, which included a stop in Seattle in both directions. Seattle, like Vancouver, is a highly seasonal market, and rates were quite reasonable just before New Year's Eve. Opened in 1924, The Fairmont Olympic Hotel is rich with history, and easily [...]

Preview: Pacific Northwest Luxury Hotel Road Trip

2018-05-28T10:37:12+00:00 May 28th, 2018|Autograph Collection, Fairmont, Four Seasons, Hotels, Trip Reports|

Pacific Northwest Luxury Hotel Road Trip Introduction Over the course of this week I'll be publishing a series of hotel reviews from a small road trip Brad and I took to celebrate the New Year! While we had originally planned to go somewhere more exotic for the Christmas break, we thought it would be cool to pack the car with [...]

Dont Forget: Second Set Of Fairmont Certificates Available For Elite Members Before July 1st, 2018

2018-05-24T08:23:23+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Fairmont, Hot Deals!, Hotel Loyalty Programs, Hotels, News|

Last Chance For A Second Set Of Fairmont Certificates For Elite Members Just a quick reminder, Fairmont elite members (Platinum and Premier) have until July 1, 2018 to get two qualifying stays to be eligible for a second set of Fairmont certificates, which will be issued on July 2, when Le Club AccorHotels replaces the Fairmont President's Club. For me, [...]

Speculation: Could The Fairmont Pacific Rim Become The New Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver?

2018-05-23T15:11:11+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Fairmont, Four Seasons, Hotels, News|

Could The Fairmont Pacific Rim Become The New Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver? Full disclosure: I have no inside information - I'm simply speculating, but wanted to share my thoughts about what I believe could be a possible option for the new Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver. Brad and I just finished up a stay this last weekend in a beautiful Stanley [...]

Fairmont Whistler Dog Friendly Pampered Pups Program

2018-05-22T08:17:00+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Fairmont, Hotels, Trip Reports|

Fairmont Whistler Dog Friendly Program Introduction As Tyler mentioned previously, the review of the Fairmont Whistler would be published in a series of posts rather than one large one. We decided to outline the new Fairmont Whistler Dog Friendly program, Pampered Pups, on its own, as Whistler itself is a very dog friendly city and the location of the hotel is very [...]

The Top 5 Favourite Luxury Hotels In Vancouver

2018-05-20T07:21:28+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Fairmont, Four Seasons, Hotels, JW Marriott, News, Rosewood, Trip Reports|

Top 5 Favourite Luxury Hotels In Vancouver Introduction Vancouver is my favourite city in the world! A true world class destination with unparalleled beauty, great food, and activities to enjoy for all types of travellers - it's no wonder it's constantly rated as one of the most liveable places on earth. I also happen to live in Vancouver. Well, kind [...]

Review: Fairmont Chateau Whistler Gold Floor Lounge

2018-05-14T14:29:42+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Fairmont, Hotels, Trip Reports|

Fairmont Chateau Whistler Gold Floor Lounge Introduction As mentioned previously, I decided to publish this stay in a series of posts, rather than just one large one. I'm doing this for a couple of reasons, but mainly because I felt there was just too much to talk about for one review, including the new Pampered Pooch pet program, resort dining [...]