Choosing one of the hotels in Squamish is in itself a pleasure. Each has a unique character, and each establishment is well-equipped to help you enjoy to the fullest the unique natural environment. Squamish hotels are located in one of the most pristine and attractive environments in British Columbia. A Squamish hotel will provide access to many unusual and exciting opportunities for recreation, leisure pleasures and the profound relaxation which comes from being in a beautiful natural setting filled with pleasant surprises. Known as the outdoor recreation capital of Canada, Squamish is located less than an hour north of Vancouver. The rugged Coast Mountains provide scenes of magnificent scenic beauty and the natural wonder of the environment provides a delightful background for outdoors activities, recreation, dining, all available in near proximity to a delightful assortment of Squamish hotels.
Minutes from your hotel in Squamish, outdoor recreation opportunities abound. Windsurfing at the Squamish Spit, located at the mouth of the Squamish River, is said to be one of the top ten windsurfing locations in the world. The area’s many small lakes also offer novices practice opportunities. Squamish is also known as one of the premiere mountain biking locations in British Columbia. Scuba diving is available in at least three locations and equipment is available for rent locally (check with any of the Squamish Hotels for location and details). In addition, hiking trails abound, from easy walks to challenging wilderness adventures. For hiking aficionados, a three hour “Stairmaster” excursion up the backside of the Stawamus Chief is a great day hike. Available at local Squamish hotels is also information on hikes in Garibaldi Provincial Park, Lake Lovely Water Provincial Park, Alice Lake Provincial Park, in the Squamish River Estuary, around Brohm Lake and Deeks Lake and many more. Your hotel staff will be able to provide additional details on Squamish hiking opportunities.
There are two excellent 18-hole golf courses for golfers, and the fishing is ideal. Squamish has long been known as a world-renouned destination for fishermen. Hotels in Squamish will provide you with any information and assistance you need to create your ideal fishing experience. In addition world-famous rock climbing, kayaking, canoeing, rafting, swimming, snowmobiling, ski touring, and the rare opportunity to view bald eagles makes Squamish an unparalleled outdoor destination. The Squamish area has the greatest concentration of wintering bald eagles in the world. Only minutes from your hotel in Squamish from November until March, you will be able to view literally thousands of eagles, and local companies provide walking and rafting tours for eagle viewing.
Executive Suites Hotel & Resort
40900 Tantalus Road
Garibaldi Highlands, BC V8B 0R3
Toll Free: 1-877-815-0048
Mountain Retreat Hotel
38922 Progress Way
Squamish, BC V8B 0K5
Sandman Hotel & Suites Squamish
39400 Discovery Way
Squamish, BC V8B 0R5
Phone: (604) 848-6000