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Victoria, the City of Gardens. Magnolia Hotel, Where Luxury Blooms

(Victoria, British Columbia) – Victorians are passionate about gardening and with the mildest climate in Canada, Victoria and its gardens are in bloom year round. The Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria’s four-diamond, European-style luxury boutique hotel is an escape from the hurried world and the perfect place to stay while enjoying early spring flowers in Victoria. Continue Reading

Victoria’s Edwardian Castle With Magnolia’s Royal Treatment

(Victoria, British Columbia) — Hatley Castle and the only surviving Edwardian Estate in Canada, are nestled on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, just 25 minutes from downtown Victoria and the Magnolia Hotel & Spa. The four-diamond, European-style luxury boutique hotel treats guests like royalty and the Magnolia’s new fall Historical Package includes admission to Hatley Park and Castle, with a guided tour, and the book that reveals insights into the Dunsmuir family that built them. Continue Reading

Magnolia Hotel & Spa Voted Top Hotel in Canada by Condé Nast Readers

(Victoria, British Columbia) – Condé Nast Traveler readers recently recognized the Magnolia Hotel & Spa in Victoria as one of the ‘Top Three Hotels in Canada’. The 20th Annual Readers Choice Awards Gala took place on October 10th in New York City. Several Canadian hotels and resorts were nominated in this category, but only three made the official list. Continue Reading

Posh & Arty: The Magnolia Hotel, Victoria BC

(Victoria, British Columbia) – POSH is defined in the dictionary as aristocratic, noble and high-class, the perfect description for The Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria’s four-diamond, European-style luxury boutique hotel. During the era of steamship travel along British Columbia’s coast, P.O.S.H. stood for Port Outbound – Starboard Home, the prime stateroom location. The Victoria Maritime Museum’s current exhibit presents the human face of steamship travel, the romance and the reality. The exhibit runs until November 18th. Continue Reading

Victoria′s Magnolia Hotel Pampers Women of Accomplishment

(Victoria , British Columbia ) – Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria’s four-diamond, European-style luxury boutique hotel, has a new Fall Package designed to pamper the overstressed woman. It’s perfect for showing appreciation to an overworked wife, getting away solo or getting away with a few girlfriends. Continue Reading

“Me Time” at The Magnolia: Retreat, Rejuvenate and Return Refreshed – The Wellness Weekend for Women

(Victoria, British Columbia) – Good friends, great times, space to renew and find harmony, and a perfect setting – the Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria’s four-diamond, European-style luxury boutique hotel. This is the perfect reward for surviving the constant demands of everyday life. It is “me time” at it’s finest. The Magnolia recognizes the needs for comfort, privacy and personalized service and believes these qualities define the fine Art of Hospitality. Continue Reading

Free Ferry and a Fireplace at Victoria’s Magnolia Hotel & Spa

(Victoria, British Columbia) – The Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria’s four-diamond,
European-style luxury boutique hotel provides guests with a credit towards the ferry trip
when guests stay a second night. The package comes with many thoughtful touches,
including continental breakfast and fireplace rooms at no additional charge on a first
come, first served basis. Continue Reading

Pooch Perfect Packages: Magnolia Hotel Welcomes Man’s Best Friend

(Victoria, British Columbia) – Victoria’s only luxury boutique hotel is the preferred choice of two and four-legged travellers. Outstanding service, where patrons and pets are catered to by name is one reason. Add in Magnolia Hotel & Spa’s ideal Inner Harbour location, elegantly decorated rooms, an Aveda Spa and a snout full of thoughtful touches and it’s obvious why this is a rare breed of luxury boutique hotel. Continue Reading

Victoria’s Magnolia Hotel Blossoms in Canada’s Cultural Capital

(Victoria, British Columbia) – The City of Victoria has been designated as Cultural Capital of Canada for 2005 by Canadian Heritage Minister Liza Frulla. Victoria′s Magnolia Hotel & Spa, a four-diamond, European-style luxury boutique hotel, committed to embracing and enhancing the arts, is art itself with a gold leaf ceiling, mahogany paneled walls, cozy fireplace and plush furniture. Located in the downtown historic Inner Harbour district, The Magnolia Hotel & Spa offers guests easy access to the arts, entertainment and culture. Victoria′s unique shopping, numerous art galleries, world-class museums and entertainment are just a stroll away. Continue Reading