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

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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 and lifestyle needs and include:

  • 2 pools
  • Gymnasium
  • Racquetball courts
  • Fitness and dance studios
  • Over 10,000 square feet of fitness & exercise Centre
  • Over 75 pieces of cardio equipment
  • Strength-training equipment: barbells; dumbbells; Keiser; Hammer Strength; Life Fitness; Atlantis & more!

View a corny video of Mark walking to the Victoria Y

View the Website: www.victoriaY.com

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Haunted Victoria at Night

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Okay, Halloween  has passed but Victoria’s dead still walk among us.  Are there ghosts walking on the land where the Chateau Victoria stands?  You will have to discover that for yourself.  Perhaps a late night stroll with those in the know might help you.  Enter here to find out more.  You might find yourself being lead by one of our own.


Golf

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Did you know the Victoria is practically the only place in Canada you are likely to golf this time of year?  Okay, your golf shoes might look more like gum boots but if you are game, the game is waiting for you and so are people to help you play it.

We understand that building the perfect golf getaway is different for every golfer. That is why we have partnered with our local experts at Golf Central to help you pick the best course for you and tailor it with the right equipment, if required. With Golf Central, everything from a championship signature course to a beginner lesson and starter course is possible. The Chateau Victoria is the perfect venue to host your foursome. We have large one bedroom suites, arranged in a number of configurations. Two suites with two queen beds in each are perfect to house your foursome. When golf is finished, the city is at your doorstep with amazing dining and entertainment options.

Let us customize a package for you!
A sample package includes:

  • One night accommodation
  • Full breakfast in Vista 18 or Room Service
  • Your choice of golf at Victoria golf courses:
    • Bear Mountain Golf & Country Club (extra $45 CAD)
    • Cordova Bay Golf Course
    • Highland Pacific
    • Olympic View Golf Club
  • Return transportation provided by Golf Central
  • Power cart, preferred tee time booking, introduction to the pro shop and course facilities, range balls, club cleaning

Coming in from the airport? If you book this package, the shuttle can be arranged to pick you up at the airport and deliver you directly to the golf course. Please ask for more details.

Rates:

Low Season: From $153
Shoulder Season: From $ 216
High Season: From $ 232

 

* Name: * Email: * Phone: * Arrival Date:
* Number of Golfers:* Number of Nights:* Number of Golf Rounds:Comments:

This Victoria Golf Package is available year-round, subject to availability.

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Victoria’s weekly Arts and Culture Video Update: 30 Oct 2011 by Culture Vulture Victoria

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To our guests who know Victoria and to those who do not, you might find this little video of our review of the art scene interesting.    Did you know we sponsor Culture Vulture Victoria who shoot a weekly review of the arts and culture happenings in Victoria?  Have a look and let us know if this is a help to enriching your stay with us.  Click Hear to see Clives Notes.