There’s no better place to start your trip than in Vancouver, especially at the Pinnacle Hotel, which is fabulously situated opposite Vancouver’s harbour, giving many rooms and the indoor pool spectacular views of the harbour and mountains beyond. Also featuring an upscale bistro and bar with a chic atmosphere, fitness facilities and complimentary Wi-Fi, your stay in Vancouver will be luxurious from check-in to check-out. Modern, spacious city view rooms offer floor to ceiling views with magnificent views of Vancouver’s skyline, a 37 inch HD TV, Keurig coffee maker and plush beds. City view rooms are offered with one King-size bed or two doubles, making them well-suited to families and couples alike.
Vancouver is home to unique treasures including the city’s oldest district, Gastown, which boasts independent boutiques, restaurants, bars and art galleries in lovingly-restored Victorian buildings. Other popular Vancouver attractions include Vancouver Art Gallery, the place to be for culture vultures, with exhibitions from historic and contemporary artists, and The BC Sports Hall of Fame and Museum, where you can experience amazing sporting achievements and relive the 2010 Olympic Games. Head to Stanley Park to bird watch, with a vast array of species including bald eagles and one of the largest Pacific Great Blue Heron colonies in North America. The Beaty Biodiversity Museum at the University of British Columbia is a superb place to explore over 500 exhibits, with insects, birds, fish, fossils and everything in-between.
Next, head to Victoria, where you’ll stay at the Chateau Victoria Hotel, for an authentic experience. Well-appointed in downtown Victoria, you won’t have to travel far to get to popular Victoria attractions. The hotel’s recently upgraded pool and new Jacuzzi hot tub is the place to unwind after the journey from Seattle; keep the energy flowing and workout in the exercise room, which overlooks the bright and airy pool area. Dine in at Victoria’s only rooftop restaurant, Vista 18 West Coast Grill and Bar, on the 18th floor, boasting views of the Juan de Fuca Strait and Olympic Mountains, as well as divine dishes and creative cocktails. Clive’s Classic Lounge is the perfect spot to enjoy unique cocktails crafted by master bartenders.
Contemporary guestrooms come equipped with chic décor and plenty of amenities, including complimentary Wi-Fi, pillowtop beds, down duvets, luxurious linens, coffee and assorted teas, flat screen TV, air conditioning and a mini fridge. Steeped in family history, the Chateau Victoria Hotel is the ideal place for an authentic stay in Victoria.
Get your cameras ready to snap some unforgettable pictures of marine wildlife as you head on a whale watching tour from Victoria. On this three hour adventure you’ll journey 80 kilometres from the coast to explore the world from the whales’ perspectives. Minke and grey whales, as well as orcas migrate in these waters, but you’ll also get the chance to see other marine creatures, including harbour seals and porpoises. In Victoria itself, there are plenty of things to see and do. The Royal BC Museum showcases natural history exhibits; Beacon Hill Park is a serene place to relax surrounded by beautifully-landscaped gardens, ponds and trees. Craigdarroch Castle offers an elegant break from the outdoors, with guided tours taking you around this Victorian mansion, built by wealthy coal baron Robert Dunsmuir. Today, it’s a National Historic Site of Canada, offering an insight into Canada’s past.
Head to Tofino to the Best Western Plus Tin Wis Lodge, in a perfect beachfront location with an abundance of amenities to make you feel at home from the second you arrive. From complimentary Wi-Fi to a cocktail lounge, an on-site restaurant, exercise facility, hot tub and 24-hour front desk, you’ll soon settle into laid-back, beachfront living. You can also enjoy a serene picnic area and relaxing on the beach by the hotel, or head to Mackenzie beach, just minutes away. Guestrooms feature an ocean view, coffee and tea maker, refrigerator, ironing facilities, microwave and TV with cable channels: everything needed for a comfortable stay in a prime location. A perfect base for enjoying Tofino, the Best Western Plus Tin Wis Resort puts you in the centre of the action.
During your stay, head out on a bear watching tour. Despite these elusive creatures preferring to stay hidden, your chances of seeing bears on your tour are high, as you’ll journey to the inlets at Clayoquat where black bears hunt for their food. As well as searching for bears with your camera ready to snap some close up bear pictures, head to Chesterman Beach, another idyllic beach perfect for a stroll or picnic. Try surfing or visit Tonquin Park, a coastal park with a trail and luscious forests. Tofino itself is home to lots of cafes, bakeries and restaurants, so you can sample some local cuisine, as well as Tofino Distillery, a trendy place to sample mini cocktail tasters and creative infusions. Buy some small batch vodka or West Coast gins- they make great presents or additions to a sunset picnic.
Your Canadian adventure continues in Calgary, at the Sandman Hotel in the city centre. Chill out by the swimming pool or reflect on your trip over a drink and a delicious meal at Moxie’s Grill & Bar. Head back to your newly-refurbished guest room and enjoy the contemporary, sleek décor, complimentary Wi-Fi, fridge, microwave, rain shower, coffee and tea makers, 42” TV and comfortable sitting area.
Superbly-situated in downtown Calgary, the hotel is on the Light Rail Transit line, so you can easily get to major tourist attractions including Calgary Zoo, The Calgary Stampede Grounds and The Calgary Tower. A short walk takes you to 17th Avenue, with over 400 shops, restaurants and patios, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
After a short drive, arrive in Banff, and the Moose Hotel & Suites, located just one minute from the heart of downtown Banff. Whilst being near the action, the hotel is also a peaceful haven. Head for a revitalising massage at the hotel’s Meadow Spa and relax by the private heated outdoor pool or the indoor pool. Keep your muscles moving at the exercise room or soak up the views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains from the rooftop pools. Dine at the on-site Pacini Italian Restaurant, with gourmet dishes and a welcoming, warm atmosphere. Guests can also enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, parking and free Banff Roam bus passes. Contemporary guestrooms feature a 40” LED Smart TV, full bathroom with Mountain Rain Shower®, coffee maker and tea kettle, mini fridge and air conditioning.
In Banff National Park, take a trip to the majestic Bow Falls and snap some pictures of this iconic landmark; head to Surprise Corner Viewpoint to enjoy scenic views of the famous Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel and Sulphur Mountain; visit Banff Upper Hot Springs, the highest hot springs in Canada, with panoramic views of the Rockies. Take some time to drive and see Lake Louise, with its turquoise waters, the Victoria Glacier and hiking trails against dramatic mountain backdrops.
Superbly-situated near the natural phenomenon of the Niagara Falls, the Marriott on the Falls hotel combines sophisticated rooms with some of the most breath-taking views in the world.
This superb, waterfront hotel is the perfect base for exploring Niagara Falls’ natural charm up close on a sightseeing boat trip or discovering other nearby attractions, such as Niagara SkyWheel and Scotiabank Conservation Centre. Kick back and relax in your plush guestroom, with plenty of space to unwind and spectacular city views or views of the iconic falls themselves. Grab your morning coffee at the on-site Starbucks® in the lobby or the Marriott Café before savouring a delicious lunch or dinner at Milestones on the Falls, the hotel’s on-site restaurant with panoramic views of Niagara Falls, which makes the perfect place to enjoy divine cuisine in a unique setting. Head to the 24-hour, contemporary fitness centre or the swimming pool to unwind.
Spacious, sleekly-styled guestrooms feature home-from-home amenities and can be configured to have two Queen-size beds or one King-size bed, making them the obvious choice for couples and families alike. Rooms feature air conditioning, a living area, hairdryer, ironing facilities, mini-refrigerator, coffee maker and tea service and 49” LED TV with cable channels and CNN. Offering sophisticated accommodations with access to an abundance of world-class amenities in a sought-after location, the Marriott on the Falls is the ultimate place to stay for views of the famous Niagara Falls without leaving the comfort of this stylish hotel.
The final stop is The Chelsea Hotel, a centrally located Toronto haven and surrounded by attractions perfect for family adventures. This hotel provides the best opportunity for discovering the best of Toronto with the CN Tower nearby for spectacular views of the city. Fun days out can be had at Ripley’s Aquarium, Rogers Centre and at the Chelsea Beach! For the full Toronto experience, this hotel is a great choice! Swim in one of the hotel’s pools, slide down the corkscrew waterslide which loops around the hotel, or take a dip in the whirlpool on Deck 27, the ultimate place to unwind after a busy day exploring the city. When it’s time for the adults to relax, young ones can make the most of the Kid Centre or the family playground. The Chelsea Hotel also offers a delicious range of dining options that will appeal to all taste buds, including Market Garden, the hotel’s culinary hub, and TI Bar, with its warm and inviting atmosphere.
With an outstanding selection of guestrooms and suites perfect for every party The Chelsea Hotel is ideal for families, couples and groups alike. The classic Chelsea Guestroom features classic comforts, convenient extras and is generous in size. King, Queen or 2 double beds are available as well as a selection of modern amenities including complimentary WIFI and LCD flat screen TV. All accommodations also feature Pharmacopia bath products and hairdryer. Providing a convenient and fun stay for adults and children alike The Chelsea Hotel is a great accommodation for a family vacation. Surrounded by attractions and with plenty on offer inside the hotel this place provides all the convenience you need.
Offering an insight into Canadian wildlife, cities and picturesque landscapes, there’s no better way to experience Canada’s finest landmarks and cities. From Vancouver to Victoria and everywhere in-between, you’ll create unforgettable memories as you search for native wildlife and discover hidden wonders in each destination. Call one of our travel experts to book this fantastic multicentre offer today!