Posts By: Sarah

Valentining In Victoria

Published January 29, 2010 in www.seniorlivingmag.com, by Jane Cassie Is an Olympic event your ideal Valentine venue – or is it going to interfere with this day of love? If romance, in your perfect world, doesn’t include skating rinks, ski slopes or a swarm of spectators, escape the hectic pace and head over to the… Read more »

The Ultimate Dinner Date and Free Time From the Magnolia Hotel & Spa

(Victoria, British Columbia) — Time together is the most precious gift – and adding unexpected romance to the mix rekindles the passion. The Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria’s four-diamond, European-style luxury boutique hotel, has two perfect date nights for the romantically inclined – for  Valentine’s Day or any special occasion, leaving nothing but time to… Read more »

Victoria’s Secret Shopping From the Magnolia Hotel & Spa

Published December 1, 2009 in www.cknw.com by Joy Metcalfe “Tis the season to find the perfect gift, something unique for that someone special – and Victoria is where boutique hotel meets boutique shopping. The Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria’s four-diamond, European-style luxury boutique hotel, is just steps away from designer stores and trendy boutiques filled… Read more »

Free Ferry with ‘Getaway’ to Victoria BC

Published October 8, 2009, in www.50Plus.com Discover for yourself why the West Coast is called “Lotusland.” Escape the cold and snow without a passport, and discover Canada’s own emerald isle. Fall and winter weather in Victoria is warm, and the values are hot! And this fall and winter to help you to getaway to Victoria… Read more »

Free Ferry with Magnolia Hotel Getaway to Victoria BC

(Victoria, British Columbia) — Discover Canada’s West Coast “Lotusland.” Escape the snow and discover Canada’s own emerald isle. Fall and winter weather in Victoria is the warmest in Canada, and the off-season values are hot. Victoria offers an escape from the hurried world, full of glorious waterfront walkways, year-round gardens, superb cuisine, museums and galleries… Read more »

Bill Lewis is home again

Published October 3, 2009 in the Times Colonist, by Darron Kloster After spending almost 20 years with the Coast Hotels chain, Lewis has been named general manager of the Magnolia Hotel and Spa downtown. Lewis had been at the Coast Harbourside in James Bay for 12 years –working his way from night bellman to director… Read more »

Magnolia Hotel & Spa Wins WestJet Value Award

(Victoria, British Columbia) — WestJet readers recently singled out the Magnolia Hotel & Spa in Victoria for the up! magazine Value Award as a high quality unique travel experience that delivered a ‘great bang for the buck’.

Fireworks and flowers throughout the summer in Victoria, British Columbia…we’re talkintravel.

Published June 21, 2009 in examiner.com, by Ruth & Rich Carlson Fireworks will explode this summer over the famous Butchart Gardens in Victoria, British Columbia. Book a room Saturday night from July 4th though September 5th to see pyrotechnics set to music. Butchart Gardens is world famous for spectacular gardens and now extravagant firework displays… Read more »

Taking a breather in Victoria, B.C.

Published June 17, 2009 in metronews.ca, by Anne Dimon Like a whole-wheat pita stuffed with locally grown veggies, my recent visit to Victoria was packed with activities any wellness-minded traveller would love. It was Vancouver, Toronto and Calgary that made the Economist Intelligence Unit’s global list of top ten most livable cities, but when it… Read more »