Daily Archives: February 4, 2019

Ski Canada | Hip High Altitude Homey Hostel/Hotel Hybrids

04Feb

Ski Canada | Hip High Altitude Homey Hostel/Hotel Hybrids

by Louise Hudson

Excerpt:

“The smallest slopeside sanctuary around is probably Canada’s first pod hostel-hotel, the Pangea Pod at Whistler Blackcomb which opened last season. The marketing says: “We’re not a hostel. We’re not a hotel. We’re the best of both worlds.” While guests have their own teensy territory to relax and sleep in, everything else is shared. “This ‘chic shared’ concept is changing the face of the travel industry in North America, and is setting a trend towards alternative accommodation worldwide,” says Pangea Pod’s Kristina Matisic.”

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The-Ski-Guru | Wanting to Ski in Whistler but on a Budget? Why not stay at the Pangea Pod Hotel?

04Feb

The-Ski-Guru | Wanting to Ski in Whistler but on a Budget? Why not stay at the Pangea Pod Hotel?

by The-Ski-Guru

Excerpt:

“But Pangea isn’t only about the pods; it offers superb shared spaces too. The Living Room, a stylish combo of lounge, bar, café, and espresso bar, boasts floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the bustle of Whistler’s Village Stroll, giving the space the feeling of an outdoor patio. The Rooftop Patio is Whistler’s only true rooftop bar, providing a bird’s eye view of Mountain Square. And The Toy Box, an open-plan secure storage area for skis, snowboards, mountain bikes, and other gear, was custom created to address the needs of equipment-laden outdoor enthusiasts.”

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