Canada is the land of snowboarding, cross-country skiing, heli-skiing, snowshoeing and – last but not least – the ski hotel. From lakeside mansions to family-run B&Bs, these are the accommodations most highly endorsed for skiing.*
The Howling Wolf in Canmore, Alberta
The Howling Wolf in Canmore
A wooden cabin surrounded by mountains and only a 20-minute drive to ski-centric Banff, The Howling Wolf is popular with both seasoned and amateur skiers. In addition to the fantastic location, The Howling Wolf has ski-storage, free parking, delicious, locally-sourced breakfasts, and the kind of comfortable beds you’ll never want to leave.
Les Dames du Lac in Mont-Tremblant, Québec
Les Dames du Lac in Mont-Tremblant
A gabled mansion overlooking Lake Maskinonge, Les Dames du Lac is a classic example of both Québécois elegance and Canada’s love for all winter sports. Less than a 12-minute drive from the Mont Blanc Ski Station, the mansion provides guests with a gourmet breakfast before hitting the slopes, consisting of everything from fluffy Canadian pancakes to granola parfaits.
McCarty House Inn B&B in Revelstoke, British Columbia
McCarty House Inn B&B in Revelstoke
Only a 10-minute drive from the Revelstoke Mountain Resort, guests will find plenty of ski storage and maintenance equipment at the McCarty House Inn B&B, alongside proximity to the slopes. The bedrooms at this carefully restored, historic inn offer views of either the gardens or the mountains – providing some early morning inspiration for skiers and nature enthusiasts alike.
L'Ancrage Bed & Breakfast in Saint-Louis-de-Kent, New Brunswick
L'Ancrage Bed & Breakfast in Saint-Louis-de-Kent
L’Ancrage Bed & Breakfast is only a 4-minute drive from the Kouchibouguac National Park and offers guests free parking and ski storage. While this B&B does look especially appealing after a few inches (or feet) of snowfall, it’s also worth paying a visit during the summer months and making the most of the opportunities for water sports on the Kouchibouguac River.
Domaine de la Pomme d’Api in Magog-Orford, Quebec
Domaine de la Pomme d’Api in Magog-Orford
Despite being built in 1970, the Domaine de la Pomme d’Api retains all the charm and comfort of an early 20th-century country estate. Large gardens and woodland surround this B&B and guests have plenty of opportunities to take advantage of the skiing, hiking trails and cycling on offer.
La Maison de Charlena in Val-des-Lacs, Quebec
La Maison de Charlena in Val-des-Lacs
La Maison de Charlena is surrounded by beautiful scenery – mountains, forests and lakes – just waiting to be explored, on foot or snowshoe. Deer and squirrels are regularly seen in the La Maison de Charlena gardens, and the ski slopes at Mont-Tremblant National Park are only an hour’s drive from the property. Before you set off, be sure to tuck into the homemade breakfast on offer – fresh magdalenas and crêpes will keep you fuelled for a day's worth of skiing.
** These accommodations were the most highly rated by Booking.com customers for 'skiing'.