Giving âPresentâ a Whole New Meaning Tofino, British Columbia (November 28, 2012): For years, guests from around the globe have retreated to the Wickaninnish Inn, Tofino's only Relais & Chateaux property, for a holiday experience that gives back.
âEach holiday season, The Wickaninnish Inn attracts visitors who want to use this time of year to recharge and renew,â says the Managing Director Charles McDiarmid. âFor couples, families and even extended families, Christmas at the Wick is a bonding experience, spent at a safe distance from hectic holiday activities and Boxing Day sales.â December is prime storm watching season in Tofino, and the Inn, voted Canada's top resort in 2012 by Travel + Leisure, is nearest to the winter storm action, tucked between the rainforest giant cedars and the crashing waters of the Pacific. The Wickaninnish Inn's âWest Coast Christmasâ package offers an $80 nightly savings off regular holiday rates for guests who arrive between December 23rd and 25th, and includes: Two nights of accommodation for two people in a deluxe guestroom or suite Breakfast for two each morning of the stay Live miniature tree and a keepsake collection of ornaments to take home after the visit Four-course Christmas dinner for two at The Pointe Restaurant Festive holiday beverage for two at the On the Rocks Lounge $100.00 spa credit at Ancient Cedars Spa A surprise Wickaninnish Inn-themed holiday gift Complimentary valet parking This package prices range from $1,502.37 to $2,953.22. Giving Wickaninnish Inn gift certificates is the perfect way to share the best of the season with those on Santa's âgoodâ list. These can be purchased on-line or by calling the Inn directly. About the Wickaninnish Inn: The iconic Wickaninnish Inn, perched on the rugged west coast of Vancouver Island near Tofino, is a year-round destination exemplifying "rustic elegance on nature's edge". A Relais & ChĂąteaux www.relaischateaux.com member property since 1997, the Inn is owned and managed by the McDiarmid family of Tofino, and is exclusively located on beautiful Chesterman Beach. Each one of the 75 oceanfront guest rooms and suites is designed to AAA/CAA Five Diamond standards, welcoming guests with a beach or ocean viewscape, gas fireplace, soaker tub, local art, and an individual balcony. The Wickaninnish Inn is home to The Pointe Restaurant, boasting 240º Pacific Ocean views and an innovative culinary program, and the award-winning Ancient Cedars Spa. The Inn's on-property reservations team is available 24 hours a day at 1.800.333.4604. Visit www.wickinn.com for more information on the Inn. Media Contact: JANE INCE, Public & Media RelationsWickaninnish Innjane@wickinn.com www.wickinn.comP. 604.987.6047 F. www.facebook.com/WickInnT. www.twitter.com/WickInnBC