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Best language schools in Whistler (ranked based on student reviews)

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Why Whistler? Whistler is a town north of Vancouver, British Columbia and is one of the world's most popular ski resorts. Nestled in the formidable shadow of the Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains where skiing and snowboarding are the most popular past-times during the winter and the summertime lures in hikers, bikers and thrill-seeking outdoor adventures.
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What our students said about Whistler

Rating: 5/5


Whistler and the surrounding areas are like a luxury resort. Their facilities and the area looks like are obviously expensive zones which is why the price is not always the best. if you go there is because of the ski so if you take this into account you can assume the cost.

Jose Miguel

Most recent student reviews of language schools in Whistler

Rating: 4

4.0 | 1 review

Teachers and staff from the school in general were very concerned about the students and not only in the academic sense, but they also tried to offer recreational activities suited to the tastes of each one.
I loved to stay in Whistler Tamwood and I would repeat it without any doubt if it were not because there are many more places in the world I want to visit.

10 December 2015
Course: Basic 15 - 2 weeks
Student age: 43 years


Key Facts about Whistler

Population: 11,000

Time zone: +2h. (GMT -8)

Region: British Columbia,

Currency: CAD (1 CAD = 0.8073 USD)

Whistler quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.7

4.7 (3 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 180 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Canada average):6.39 C$ (10% cheaper than in USA)
    Mains electricity:
    • Plug Type A
    • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 120 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz

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    Arrival Airport

    Vancouver International (YVR) - 103 km. from Whistler city center

    Public transportation to city center:


    Every 60 minutes, 50 CAD, 180 minutes.

    Main stops: Vancouver International Airport, Vancouver BC-Century Plaza, Gate Way Drive/Whistler BC

    Taxi: 100 minutes drive to city center of Whistler

    Direct international flights from:
    • USA: Anchorage International, Chicago O'Hare International, Denver International, Honolulu International, Houston George Bush Intercntl., Kauai Island Lihue, Kona, Las Vegas Mccarran, Los Angeles International, Maui Kahului, Minneapolis St Paul, New York John F. Kennedy, New York Newark, Orlando International, Palm Springs International, Phoenix Sky Harbor, Portland, Salt Lake City, San Diego International, San Francisco International, San Jose International, Santa Ana John Wayne, Seattle / Tacoma International, Washington Dulles
    • Australia: Brisbane, Sydney Kingsford Smith
    • United Kingdom: Glasgow International, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Manchester
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