Oak Bay Beach Hotel invites guests to experience one of Canada's best neighbourhoods with new package Guests booking into the recently re-opened Oak Bay Beach Hotel will soon have to weigh their options when booking the new Experience Oak Bay package, designed to make the most of the resort-like surroundings and amenities available in Oak Bay, just minutes from downtown Victoria, BC.
With five different options to choose from â including golf, spa, culinary and soft adventure experiences â guests of the hotel will quickly find that the elegant, residential neighbourhood of Oak Bay is worth exploring on southern Vancouver Island. âThe Oak Bay Beach Hotel is ideally situated as the start point for some of the best experiences that the southern tip of Vancouver Island has to offer,â says Kevin Walker, president and owner of the Oak Bay Beach Hotel. âWe have some of the finest heritage homes and estates in Canada, spectacular neighbourhood walks and jogging routes, impeccable views from Beach Drive and Oak Bay Marina, and eclectic shops, numerous restaurants and tea houses throughout Oak Bay.âThe two-night Experience Oak Bay package starts at $379 Cdn per person, per night for residential view rooms, with ocean view rooms starting at $492 per person, per night (based on double occupancy). Along with the experience of the guest's choice, all packages include a king boutique suite, dinner for two in The Snug pub (a $30 Cdn dining credit per person), 24-hour access to the seaside outdoor heated mineral pools, steam sauna and fitness studio; complimentary valet parking; Wi-Fi; and turn down service.For the choice of five experiences that come as part of the package, outdoor enthusiasts can choose a whale watching experience with Great Pacific Adventures that includes a picnic lunch from Kate's CafĂ©, roundtrip transfer to Victoria's Inner Harbour, and a three-hour tour aboard a 45-foot ocean cruiser (with inside and outside seating and viewing areas). For those who want to increase the count on their pedometers, the Discovery Island Nature Tour includes a roundtrip transfer to the nearby island, a guided hike with a knowledgeable naturalist, a picnic lunch from Kate's CafĂ©, and a follow up foot soak at the hotel's Boathouse Spa & Baths upon return. And, to balance off the calories burned showing on the pedometer, the hotel has partnered with Feast Concierge to take guests on their Epicure in the Village tour, ensuring that the extra steps taken have the sweet reward foodies are looking for. The tour of Oak Bay includes a number of establishments, helping to ensure foodie nirvana. If guests prefer to putt their way to a win, the choice of 18 holes of golf at the private Uplands Golf Club is the recommended way to experience Oak Bay. While the club is private, guests of the Oak Bay Beach Hotel have preferred access to tee times at the Club, one of the premier courses in western Canada. And, if all guests want is more time by the pool, a Boathouse Spa & Baths organic seaweed facial, an organic re-hydrating gel wrap, or classic boathouse classic massage might just be the best choice of all. The $120 Cdn per person spa credit can be used for any Boathouse Spa & Baths experience. The added beauty of this package is that guests may choose to book together or split up their experiences to make the most out of their stay. For more information and to book the Experience Oak Bay package, visit www.oakbaybeachhotel.com or call 1-800-668-7758. About the Oak Bay Beach HotelReopened in the fall of 2012, the new Oak Bay Beach Hotel has been completely rebuilt on the same spectacular oceanfront lot where the previous hotel sat for more than 80 years. Oak Bay is a residential community with its own village centre, just six kilometres outside of British Columbia's capital city, Victoria. Today, the Oak Bay Beach Hotel offers 100 hotel rooms and 20 luxury residences. Built to five-star standards, hotel and residential amenities include seaside mineral pools, a fitness studio, Boathouse Spa & Baths, The Snug pub, the David Foster Foundation Theatre, Kate's CafĂ© and a fine-dining restaurant with a 1,600 bottle tasting room. Not only is this Victoria's first combination full-service luxury hotel and private residence, it is also the only commercial waterfront development in Oak Bay, set across Beach Drive from the prestigious Victoria Golf Club. For more information, visit www.oakbaybeachhotel.com. -30-Note to editors: High resolution images are available.Sample Tweet: With 5 options for guests, the Experience Oak Bay package has a wealth of activities! #travel #hotels http://bit.ly/13xoZN5 Media Contacts:Brian Cant, Tartan Group: 250-592-3838, 250-896-3844 (cell) or firstname.lastname@example.org Deirdre Campbell, Tartan Group: 250-592-3838, 250-882-9199 (cell) or email@example.com