Archive for the ‘operations’ Category

Chateau staff say goodbye to two of our longest staying guests.

LAKE & LILY are two Bull Mastiffs who have called the Chateau Victoria home for most of the past year as their owner was in town for contract work.  Having the dogs with her was important and the Chateau’s dog loving staff made them feel so welcome they felt more at home here than anywhere [...]

Posted in About Us By mark

Many thanks to Albrite Lighting for telling our story of conservation.

When Mark Pennington arrived to his new job as Chief Engineer at the Chateau Victoria, he found some great opportunities for savings just waiting to be realized.  From his experience at previous hotels he knew the value of energy efficient lighting: significant cuts in electricity bills, and savings on maintenance costs…   For the full [...]

Posted in About Us By mark

Our Room Attendants do much more than clean rooms

Ground level creativity   On November 22, 2011, our housekeeping team brought their talents as 9 Indian Chefs to work and impressed our chef by producing over 530 Samosas in 6 hours.  The tasty Vegetarian morsels will be sold to fellow colleagues and their families with all funds going to the Mustard Seed Food Bank.   [...]

Posted in About Us By mark

Hotel hot tub and pool closed from November 8 to 28th, 2011

Complimentary access to the Y while the pool area is being renovated. YMCA-YWCA of Greater Victoria 851 Broughton Street Victoria BC V8W 1E5 The YMCA-YWCA of Greater Victoria operates a full complement facility at the downtown location (just 1 1/2 blocks from the hotel). These facilities are designed to help you meet your fitness, health [...]

Posted in About Us By mark