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Tremblant — Lodging

Central Reservations (866-829-7722) can book all lodging and has good travel, lodging and ski packages. We list lodging choices in the base village, but there are less expensive alternatives nearby.

At the upper end of the village, the luxurious Fairmont Tremblant (866-829-7722; 819-681-7000; $$$–$$$$; above left) is a magnificent stone-and-timber structure with ski-in/walk-out access, shops and restaurants, as well as a health club with indoor and outdoor heated pools.

Le Westin Resort & Spa (866-783-5630; 819-681-8000; $$$$) is a high-end condo-hotel with ski-in/ski-out access, featuring 126 rooms, an outdoor saltwater pool, 24-hour room service and a world-class spa. Lots of mahogany and rich colors throughout make it inviting.

The all-suite Le Sommet des Neiges (866-783-5630; 819-681-2000; $$$$) is just 100 feet from the Express Gondola. Suites have one to three bedrooms and include fireplace, fully equipped kitchens, washer and dryer. It has an exercise room, outdoor hot tub and indoor parking, too.

Ermitage du Lac (819-681-2222, $$$$) is a boutique hotel near the base of the Cabriolet lift at the lower end of the original village. The rooms include a continental breakfast, and the hot tub in front of the hotel sees lots of spirited action.

The Marriott Residence Inn, Manoir Labelle (866-829-7722; 819-681-4000; $$$–$$$$; right) is at the lower end of the village. Price includes a continental breakfast.

La Tour Des Voyageurs (866-783-5630; 819-681-2000; $$$–$$$$) is a condominium hotel with ski-in/ski out access, a swimming pool and exercise room.

Le Country Inn & Suites by Carlson 866-783-5630; 819-681-2000; $$$–$$$$) has comfortably appointed rooms, most with fireplaces and fully equipped kitchens. Other amenities include a sauna, outdoor hot tub, exercise room and indoor parking.

The slopeside Lodge de la Montagne (866-783-5630; 819-681-2000; $$$–$$$$) houses country-style condominium units, many with gas fireplaces and fully equipped kitchens. It has a sauna, outdoor whirlpool, exercise room and indoor parking.

Lining the cobblestone street that leads from the Chateau to La Tour Des Voyageurs are three- to four-story buildings that house restaurants and shops on the ground floor and condominiums above. The Saint Bernard, Johannsen and Deslauriers condos (866-783-5630; $$–$$$) are very roomy and beautifully furnished.

Other condo complexes are within 2 miles and have shuttle service to the slopes. Pinoteau Village (800-667-2200; $$$–$$$$; below) and Condotels du Village (800-567-6724; $–$$) have kitchens, balconies and fireplaces. Pinoteau Village has cross-country trails outside its doors, while the Condotels have a clubhouse with a sauna, hot tub and exercise room and pool table.

Central Reservations also can book the Club Tremblant (800-567-8341; $$$–$$$$), where rates include breakfast, dinner and lifts; Gray Rocks (800-567-6767; $$–$$$$), which has its own small ski area and specializes in the all-inclusive, heavy-on-socializing Ski Week; the luxurious Intrawest Resort Club (800-799-3258; $$–$$$$); or several condos, inns, motels and historic lodges in the villages of Mont-Tremblant and St.-Jovite.

Hotel packages at the resort can include an exclusive passport in the value season. This includes either a 30-minute massage and one day of New Generation ski or snowboard rental; or 90 minutes of refreshing your skills with an instructor and an hour in a sleigh ride. Advanced reservations are required.

For budget travelers, The 84-bed Mont-Tremblant Youth Hostel (819-425-6008; $) offers four- to 10-bed dorm rooms as well as private rooms; all with shared baths. The lodge is in the village, about 2 miles from the mountain, and a shuttle (fee charged) stops at the front door. A fully-equipped kitchen is available, but the hostel offers an inexpensive continental breakfast. Guests can relax in a common room with TV, a library and Internet access.

Accommodations Legend: (double room) $$$$–$200+; $$$–$141–$200; $$–$81–$140; $–$80 and less.