Spotlight On: Mountain Spirit Resort, Kimberley
Consider this enticing, eco-friendly escape in beautiful Kimberley for your next mountain getaway!
You’ve just spent the day out in the crisp winter air, skiing down hills covered in deep fluffy powder and admiring the jagged mountain peaks that cut a majestic shape across the horizon.
Your muscles are tired, your cheeks are rosy and you want nothing more than a hot bath and a cold beer. You glide over the snow to the door of your heated ski locker, slip out of your gear and are whisked up in the elevator to your spacious suite.
You breathe a sigh of contentment as you enter your warm and welcoming hideaway from the world – complete with fireplace and big-screen TV. It’s time to relax and relive your alpine adventures in comfort. The Mountain Spirit Resort in Kimberley is more than just accommodation, it is an experience.
Want to pamper yourself while falling in love with the rugged and wild beauty of the outdoors? Retreat to your haven in the Purcell Mountains. The perfect combination of high altitude and low stress, the Mountain Spirit Resort in Kimberley offers you a breath of fresh air.
Set amid the Purcell Mountains, the natural stone and wood elements of the design help this elegant resort to blend seamlessly into the surrounding alpine landscape. The resort has been awarded four Green Keys for its environmentally friendly features such as geothermal cooling and heating.
You will want to return here year after year, thanks to the cozy, casual vibe, the ski-to-your-door convenience and the attention to detail in the superb suites. The resort is the perfect launching point for your active alpine adventures, whether you are into hiking, skiing, snowboarding, golfing or just picnicking in mountain meadows.
The spacious suites offer you plenty of room when travelling with friends, colleagues or extended family. Each room is designed with attention to every detail, from the thread count of the sheets to the view from the large windows to the plush-ness of the bathrobes.
At Mountain Spirit Resort, every day the sun rises on an abundance of possible activities, from relaxing at the resort to exploring the wild and rugged surroundings.
1. WELCOMING ROOMS WITH NATURE-INSPIRED BEAUTY
Discover extra comforts and special details that will make you smile.
From your suite you can gaze through the floor-to-ceiling windows and admire the view of the heated outdoor pool and majestic snow-capped Kootenay Rockies. Expect grand sweeping interior spaces and stunning views at any time of the day. These guest rooms evoke the splendour of the surrounding mountain range through natural materials such as wood, stone and earthy colours, creating a design that feels authentic to the region.
Skiers love the convenience of being able to ski right to the door of the resort, as well as the large on-site heated ski lockers. The spa-inspired bathrooms offer designer toiletries, hair dryers and fluffy bathrobes. Soaking your tired muscles in a hot bath or a rain shower will be a welcome relief after a full day of climbing mountains, swinging golf clubs or swishing through fresh fluffy powder on the slopes.
Each suite has its own kitchen, which gives you more flexibility whether you are traveling with your family or you just want to be able to sip coffee and eat breakfast while still in your pyjamas.
All suites are furnished with their own fireplace, spacious living area, 42-inch LCD flat screen television and DVD player. The beds, with Egyptian cotton sheets, pillow top mattresses, premium bedding and down comforters, will lull you into a deep sleep.
2. AMENITIES FOR RELAXATION & RECREATION
Frolic with your kids in the pool or sip wine with your sweetheart on the balcony.
When you arrive at the Mountain Spirit Resort, you enter through a rustic and simple wooden portico before walking through a protected pathway to the entrance. Your first impression of the large and welcoming reception area will likely be the large double-sided log fireplace, which fills the space with warmth.
Natural elements of timber and stone used in the design shape the ruggedness of nature into something sophisticated and luxurious. Spending time in this beautifully designed grand lobby area is great for winding down after a busy day.
Whether you want a serious workout or a light stretch, you will have free access to the modern gym and cardio room. Go for a refreshing swim in the year-round outdoor pool or take a soothing soak in the 30-person hot tub. As the sun sets over the mountains, you can laugh, drink and make new friends from all over the world.
3. A MOUNTAIN PLAYGROUND FOR ALL AGES
Mountain Spirit Resort is nestled in the Purcell Mountains – offering plenty of opportunities to play and explore.
With views of the Rocky Mountains so perfect they seem like painted backdrops, this friendly down-to-earth mountain community will soon become your favourite place for fun and relaxation.
The resort is located right at the base of North Star Hill, which maintains 80 beginner, intermediate and advanced trails as well as five lift systems. If you visit during winter, you will be able to walk from your door to the chair lift when you want to hit the slopes – and at the end of the day, ski right back to your ski locker door. You can’t get much closer to the downhill action than that!
Mountain Spirit Resort is located only a five-minute drive from the Trickle Creek Golf Course. This course was designed by renowned architect Les Furber and SCORE Golf Magazine gave it a bronze medal for being one of the top resort courses in Canada. The course makes its way through the rugged alpine setting along the slopes of North Star Mountain, offering an exciting challenge for golfers of all experience levels.
While you are here, you can also experience snowshoeing through more than 1,800 acres of peaceful and quiet mountain trails. During the summer, get an adrenaline rush by white-water rafting or kayaking in the cool rushing rivers.
So if you want to settle into a resort that blends plush comfort with the beauty of the outdoors, take a look at the Mountain Spirit Resort.
- 68 air-conditioned guest suites
- Outdoor pool available all year
- Ski storage facilities
- Free Wifi available in all areas
- Free public parking on site
400 Stemwinder Drive
Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada
PO Box 427, Canada, V1A 2Y9
Book Your Stay at Mountain Spirit Resort in Kimberley
Book a stay at this beautiful resort right here! If you need more information, our Destination Experts would be delighted to assist you. They are available 7 days a week on 1.877.902.1616.