While we would rather have been riding comfortably in one of our premium vehicles during these past couple of months with you, rather than the roller coaster we’ve all been enduring, we have been working really hard to fulfill new health and safety initiatives that will bring you the very best experience possible in the safest way possible.
Safety is a key issue. With our on-board sanitation stations, safety signage and social distancing seating system we alleviate any concerns while continuing to provide quality and comfortable transfer solutions for Vancouver and Whistler.
Luxury Transport is dedicated to following health and safety guidelines and setting ourselves and our riders on a solid path of solutions, including rigorous cleaning schedules, protective shields, health screening, and physical distancing protocols.
Here is an update on the health and safety measures we are putting in place to adapt to our new normal and ensure the safety of our passengers and staff…
- As passengers enter the vehicle, they are greeted with some new signage asking for them to adhere to social distancing and steps they can take to help ensure everyone’s safety.
- In the new spirit of social distancing we have blocked off every other seat. We are operating at 50% capacity and can take up to 12 passengers in the mini-coaches.
- We have also implemented a clear, vinyl barrier separating the driver from the rest of the passengers.
- Our vehicles are detailed and sanitized rigorously and regularly, including a new pump and spray touch-less system that disinfects the entire vehicle interior.
- We will have cleaning wipes visible and available for passengers. Hand sanitizer dispensers will be mounted in the vehicle at the entry door. We have the dispensers in hand and are awaiting the arrival of the sanitizing bags from our provider.
We are thankful, positive, and ready to fulfill your private transfer and shuttle needs across our beautiful cities of Vancouver and Whistler.
Whistler Winter Fun!
Ho Ho Snow! It’s that magical time of year in Whistler again and so much Whistler winter fun to be had by all.
Here’s a list of highlights to check out whether you’re in the Village or on the slopes…
- Ride of course! Whistler and Blackcomb are open and in full snow swing.
- Olympic Plaza skating rink is open for the holiday season. Bring your own skates or visit the rental shop.
- Take a ride on the Peak 2 Peak Gondola. Did you know it’s celebration its 10th year in operation this year?
- Take a walk through the Village illuminated with thousands of twinkling lights.
- Need serious relaxation? Visit the Scandinave Spa for some awwwww.
- Check out a Snowshoe Tour, ATV or offroad buggy tour, or even a snowy zipline adventure!
- Visit The Gingerbread House in Creekside for some hot chocolate, arts and crafts, a visit with Santa, and even a gift wrapping station.
There’s plenty of excitement in the air and endless options in Whistler this holiday season. Get up here!
Whether it’s for just the day, or for an extended stay…it will be a magical and most memorable time.
Vancouver Wedding Day Transfers for your Guests…
And she’s off! Looking beautiful as she embarks on her special day. Thank you for entrusting us with your wedding day transfers and sincere congrats to the happy couple!
It’s wedding season! Vancouver is such a beautiful host city for a wedding, and with so much to plan and remember leading up to the big day, let us take care of your wedding day transfers for your guests.
Depending on your group size from wedding party to large guest groups, we have Sedans, SUVs, Sprinter and Transit Vans, as well as Executive Minibuses to suit any group size.
From a Vancouver Hotel to the ceremony site and then off to photos around town or straight to the reception, we can customize your Vancouver wedding day transfers to reflect your preferred itinerary.
Contact us today so you can easily and confidently check that box on your wedding to-do list!
Vancouver Day Tour
It’s the perfect time of year to explore our beautiful city of Vancouver on a private Vancouver day tour!
Begin with a breathtaking drive around Stanley Park, the gem of our City, with visits to Prospect Point and the Totem Poles for great photo opportunities. Explore the heights and beauty of Capilano Suspension Bridge and/or the views that Grouse Mountain has to offer. Then feast your eyes on Robson Street, the shopping hub, and into historic and cultural Gastown and Chinatown. Finally, take in all the amazing local eats and treats at Granville Island Public Market, with its cobblestoned streets filled with shops, kiosks and live entertainment…delights for all the senses.
Additional sights could include Fly Over Canada with time to enjoy the views from Canada Place, the lovely Queen Elizabeth Gardens, or stop for ice cream in English Bay and touch your toes to the sand at its waterfront.
Private Sedans for just the two of you, SUVs for your group of up to 5, Sprinter Vans for parties of 6 to 11 and Minibuses for larger groups. We can set a flexible schedule for your day tour or you are welcome to customize it to best suit how you wish to explore Vancouver. Half day or full day options. Vancouver awaits you!
Even more fresh winter Whistler powder is upon us this weekend.
It was forecasted, we heard it, we waxed our skis and boards, and we’re ready!
Powder days ahead for Whistler Blackcomb and it’s an exciting time to be in Resort with the upcoming events…
Jan 21st through 28th: Whistler Pride and Ski Festival.
Whistler is gearing up for a packed week of events including epic skiing, snowboarding, parties, social events and comedy gigs.
WSSF: April 10th through 15th.
We’re stoked with the announcement of a new partnership with Whistler Blackcomb and Gibbons Whistler to bring yet another World Ski and Snowboard Festival. Celebrating its 23rd year with the best in culture, art, music and of course immense and intense snow sports with big air competitions. They’re calling it a revitalization…bring it!
Family Après: Every Monday and Wednesday through March 28th.
Who doesn’t love a great après ski? Olympic Plaza in the Village is doing it up family style this season once again with music, lights, local entertainment, sweet eats and much more. Come out and enjoy the fun every Monday and Wednesday after you’ve had your fill on the hill.
Getting to Whistler.
Remember, Whistler has great in-Resort transfer and shuttle options available to you so leave your car at home and let us get you to Whistler safely, easily and comfortably.
It’s been big news recently that Vail Resorts has announced a massive $66 million gondola & lift upgrade to Whistler Blackcomb Mountains for the coming year. Way!
First of all, a new gondola on the Blackcomb side, in addition to lift upgrades will make both mountains even more accessible. So this will allow you to really maximize your time enjoying the slopes!
The new 10 passenger gondola that will replace the Wizard and Solar chairlifts at the base of Blackcomb will move a whopping 4,000 people every hour. This will out-do all others in North America in capacity.
In addition, and in terms of lift upgrades, the Family Zone’s Emerald Express will see a face-lift from a 4 passenger to a 6 passenger high speed. The 3 passenger Catskinner chair will be replaced by a 4 passenger high speed.
We know it’s difficult for anyone to think about anything else right now outside of easier and quicker access to Whistler Blackcomb mountain (get me up there now!!)… But for anyone thinking ahead to summer, part of the expansion and improvements includes upgrades to the bike park. This will involve a monumental addition of 21 km’s of biking terrain to Whistler Blackcomb’s already amazing mountain bike park.
Take a photographic trip to Whistler and Vancouver!
There’s something so special and inspiring about a beautifully captured photographic moment.
Looking for some great pics and info on your upcoming Whistler holiday or Vancouver trip?
We’ve been looking too, and really enjoying the search. Feast your eyes on our collection of breathtaking pins.
From the Peak of Whistler Blackcomb to its colourful cobblestoned pedestrian Village, along the scenic Sea to Sky highway into beautiful downtown Vancouver and all its wonder, take a quick photographic trip!
So even if you’re not there in person just yet, these great captures can momentarily take you there.
Check out our Boards…
The images encapsulate all seasons, as both destinations have so much to offer year round in terms of activities and sightseeing.
Word has it that Whistler is in for another great season of snow for this upcoming winter, so pay close attention to those amazing winter shots of the Resort and surrounding mountains.
It’s that time of year in Whistler when our fabulous shoulder season brings indulgent deals around the resort of Whistler starting Sunday May 1st.
Indulge in Whistler provides visitors and locals the opportunity to enjoy special spring rates for popular resort activities such as golf, spa, and dining deals around town. It’s a beautiful time to be in Whistler with the Village and surrounding lakes and trails ablaze with walkers, runners, bikers, shoppers, explorers and wanderers.
For more information check it out at www.whistler.com/indulge.
And Indulge in Whistler this Season!
Whistler resort is the perfect destination for a vacation during any season. There are so many great holiday experiences to enjoy for everyone in your travel group.
Stay in the very best Whistler accommodations during a memorable visit to beautiful British Columbia, Canada. The Sea To Sky Corridor along the Pacific Coast is a fantastic area for exciting vacations during all seasons.
Make sure to try all of the great outdoor activities during each day of your visit to the resort. The most popular outdoor activities are skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking and sightseeing. All activities are available to everyone when visiting supernatural Whistler nestled in the majestic West coast mountains.
And our private charter vehicles can accommodate all your luggage as well as all your travel gear such as skis, snowboards, and bikes.
Certificate of Excellence for our Services…
A Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor and regular feedback from our clients has us patting our team on the back for a job exceptionally well done!
Our efforts are endless to ensure each and every ride is a true success and our clients would agree, thus honoring us with a Certificate of Excellence for 2015 from TripAdvisor.
Here are a few recent testimonials that make us blush!…
Conference Direct says…
“I recently worked with Luxury Transport Inc. for my client’s 150 person conference in July, 2015 at the Westin Bayshore Hotel. Luxury Transport provided airport transfers to the majority of our guests and transportation for the entire group for three offsite events. We were extremely pleased with the quality of the staff and vehicles, their prompt attention to our questions and their ability to adapt quickly to our travel manifest changes. We received many compliments from attendees that appreciated the drivers’ friendliness and knowledge of the local Vancouver area which was shared during their airport transfers. I would recommend any organization coming to Vancouver and looking for high quality transportation services to work with Luxury Transport Inc.”
Whistler Congress Committee says…
“It is with heartfelt appreciation that the Whistler Congress Committee and all the members of Les Clefs d’Or Canada wish to say ‘Thank You’ for all your support, kindness and generosity in making the 10th National Les Clefs d’Or Congress the most successful to date. We are so proud to have had you as our industry partner…”
A recent Whistler client says…
“I was expecting basic service from Vancouver to Whistler, but got so much more! Our driver (Tej) was so accommodating and knowledgeable as he navigated us first to a grocery for utinsels so we could eat our picnic lunch, and then along the Sea to Sky Highway. Tej provided insight on the various places along the way, and also made recommendations on what to do and see in Whistler.”