Whether self-catered, a bed and breakfast, or fully catered, Elk View Lodge offers you that unique mountain home away from home you’ve always craved. Situated less than a mile from the town of Fernie, with outstanding views of Fernie Alpine Ski Resort and the Elk Valley, our 9-bedroom, 11 bathroom Lodge is the perfect place to get away from it all. With over 10,000 sq. ft of luxurious guest accommodation and located in a secluded woodland setting, the Lodge is the ideal private or corporate retreat. The Elk View Lodge is close enough to all that Fernie has to offer, yet far enough away to be considered a truly tranquil escape.
5 bedrooms on the 1st floor:
Elk View Room – 1 King, 2 Queen, large 5-piece en-suite bathroom, two private balconies.
Alpine View Room – 1 King, 4-piece en-suite bathroom, private balcony.
Pine Room – 2 Queens and 1 Queen in loft, 4 piece en-suite bathroom.
Spruce Room – 1 Queen, 1 Twin and 1 Queen in loft, 4-piece en-suite bathroom.
Birch Room – 2 Queens and 2 Twins in loft, 4-piece en-suite bathroom.
3 bedrooms on the lower level:
Bedroom 1 – 1 Queen, 1 Double, 1 Bunk Bed with Double below and Single above, 3-piece en-suite bathroom.
Bedroom 2 – 2 Queen Beds, 4-piece adjacent bathroom.
Bedroom 3 – 1 King Bed, 4-piece adjacent bathroom.
It could seem that Elk View Lodge was built for the sole purpose of hosting weddings.
With the Lodge located under 2 miles from downtown Fernie, there is no other venue that can provide the seclusion and mountain views yet also be so close to the town’s amenities and hotels.
The Lodge’s vast central hallway with cathedral ceilings make for a truly memorable wedding service. There is minimal need for decoration or preparation; the magnificent views ensure your guests will be in awe.
Marriage commissioners work with the bridal party to ensure a wedding that works for you. We have hosted a range of weddings from minimal vows to hour-long spiritual services.
With the wedding service completed, the Lodge offers ample locations for truly memorable photographs. The bridal party can move to a quiet area to complete their photos while the remainder of the congregation can mingle and commence the festivities on the main floor and deck areas.
With our landscaped lawn available it is possible to plan for an outdoor ceremony – safe in the comfort that should the weather
not cooperate the whole day’s events can easily move indoors.
Main Floor Deck
The main floor deck wraps around the Lodge on three sides from the main entrance, down the south side and across the front. It has over 1,500 sq ft of space with ample area for dining, socialising and enjoying the spectacular views.
The rooftop deck has over 400 sq ft of space. It has 270 degree views of the surrounding mountains from Mt Broadwood to the south round to Mount Proctor and the Three Sisters to the north.
The recently created lawn space provides over 1,500 sq ft of area suitable for outdoor dining, games or ceremonies.
The Lodge has a large parking area on the East side that can accommodate up to 25 cars (when parked sensibly).
The 200 metre driveway is easily negotiated in the winter by winter tire equipped 4WD vehicles, and there is a small parking area at the entry to the Lodge for vehicles unable to negotiate the driveway.
Snowmobile guests have towed and parked trailers with 8 sleds on previous trips.
Elk View Lodge has over 6,000 sq ft of non-bedroom space including the following features:
A large room with outstanding views of the Elk Valley and ski resort, ample seating including 3 leather sofas situated around an impressive stone fireplace. Here you will be able to relax Rocky Mountain style.
The Lodge`s entrance hall features a cathedral ceiling with a large welcoming reception area leading to an impressive curved staircase.
The upper landing is a 550 sq ft open area under the cathedral ceilings and has wonderful views of the Lizard Range. This area is perfect for wedding ceremonies with sufficient space for 90 seated guests plus a central aisle for the bridal party to make their entrance.
For family vacations the upper landing is a wonderful location to relax, and for our quilting and scrapbooking retreats it is a popular work area.
This newly converted room provides 600 sq ft of flexible function space suitable for games or as a meeting/presentation room.
The upper nook provides a secluded area with comfortable seating in which to retreat or functions as a small breakout room.
Lodge Sauna and Hot tub
The sauna is located on the lower level, next to a four piece bathroom and our hot-tub is located on the rooftop deck with spectacular mountain views.
“WE BOOK FERNIE”
About Fernie Central Reservations
Fernie Central Reservations is a fully licensed Call Centre booking Fernie accommodations and holidays. We are Fernie’s only fully licensed call centre. With agents based right in historical Fernie our location is right on the Crowsnest Pass Highway 3. From our location you can see right up the ski hill… exactly where you want to be.
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