Construction Begins on a New Hotel for Selkirk Tangiers Helicopter Skiing at Revelstoke Mountain Resort
Selkirk Tangiers are to have a new home as Revelstoke Mountain Resort announce that they are to start construction on a new 154 room, luxury hotel at the base of Mount Mackenzie. The hotel property will include over 6,700 square feet of conference space, over 7,300 square feet for a restaurant and bar, along with integrated fitness and spa facilities. The hotel will also have with 3 helipads adjacent to the property from where they will be able to access Selkirk’s 500,000 acres of varied, world class heli-ski terrain.
This project is part of the ongoing development under Phase 2 of the Revelstoke Mountain Resort Master Plan. Phase 2, which has an estimated timeframe of 10-15 years, began in 2019 with the construction of the new Stellar Chair and capacity upgrades on the existing Revelation Gondola, Stoke Chair and Ripper Chair. Development plans within Phase 2 also include continued expansion of the village base, the addition of a world class golf course, construction of employee housing and additional mountain and valley amenities to enhance the year-round recreational experience at Revelstoke Mountain Resort.
“Revelstoke Mountain Resort already offers big mountain terrain, abundant snowfall and the best helicopter and cat skiing options in the world.” said Dave Brownlie, President of Revelstoke Mountain Resort. “We’re confident that the execution of our recently updated Resort Master Plan will make Revelstoke an even more sought-after destination for mountain enthusiasts across the globe.“
“During these unprecedented times, we are pleased to see the continued investment in our community by Revelstoke Mountain Resort”, said Gary Sulz Mayor of the City of Revelstoke. “The resort is a key foundation to our tourism industry and local economy supporting local jobs and economic growth.”
The new hotel at Revelstoke Mountain Resort is tentatively scheduled to open for the 2023/2024 winter season.
About Revelstoke Mountain Resort
In 2016, Revelstoke Mountain Resort (RMR) was voted Best Canadian Ski Resort by the World Ski Awards in Austria. Since 2007, RMR has offered the most vertical in North America at 5,620 ft. of lift-accessed terrain, 3,121 acres of fall line skiing, two high alpine bowls, and 65 named runs, including legendary glades and phenomenal groomers. Adjacent to the resort is Selkirk Tangiers 515,000 acres of terrain.