Four Seasons Resort & Residences Whistler, Canada, Awarded Coveted Forbes Five-Star Rating for 3rd Consecutive Year

Meet the people behind Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler and their impeccable service standards through the eyes of Resort Mascot, Maola

Four Seasons Resort & Residences Whistler, Canada, Awarded Coveted Forbes Five-Star Rating for 3rd Consecutive Year

Forbes Travel Guide has awarded Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler a Five-Star rating, its highest honour. Worldwide, 33 Four Seasons hotels and resorts earned the coveted Five-Star designation in 2018

Whistler B.C. - Forbes Travel Guide has awarded Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler a Five-Star rating, its highest honour.  Worldwide, 33 Four Seasons hotels and resorts earned the coveted Five-Star designation in 2018, setting the record for the highest number of Five-Star awards given to a single brand in the history of the Forbes Travel Guide Ratings.

As a third year recipient, Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler is proud to maintain the elite status of a Five Star property that consistently offers personalised and distinctive service to its guests. Each year presents an opportunity to elevate the guest experience with innovation and discernment. Four Seasons is the only Five-Star resort in Whistler, and the Spa at Four Seasons, rated Four Stars, is the only Star-rated spa in the mountain resort.

"To quote Isadore Sharp, 'True Luxury will be defined not by architecture and decor, but by service.' Here at Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler, it is the camaraderie, warmth and passion that is felt at every touch point that brings guests back year after year. For us, excellence means surpassing each guest's highest levels of expectation and consistently providing intuitive personal service.  Ultimately this award is a testament to our people, our team - from the front line to the back of the house and administration, we all strive to offer exceptional experiences to each guest. We are honoured and humbled to be a Forbes Five Star Resort," says Joerg Rodig, General Manager

Star Ratings 

Star Ratings are awarded by a team of anonymous professional inspectors. In the words of Forbes Travel Guide, its inspectors "travel the world to assess hotels, restaurants and spas against up to 800 objective standards." Star ratings ultimately emphasise quality of service. Five-Star properties are defined as "outstanding, often iconic properties with virtually flawless service and amazing facilities."

Forbes Travel Guide rates properties in 50 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East.

The 33 Four Seasons properties that earned Five Stars in 2018 are:

Methodology

Star ratings are awarded by a team of anonymous professional inspectors who travel the world to assess hotels, restaurants and spas based on 900 objective standards. Star ratings ultimately emphasise quality of service. Five Star properties are defined as "outstanding, often iconic properties with virtually flawless service and amazing facilities."