City Tours and Bike rentals in Vancouver

One of the regular questions we receive at the hotel is “What is the best way to get around Vancouver?” here are some of the best options for you to see the city with the least amount of effort while being informative and as fun. Using the vehicle may not be the best option within…

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Snowbus is now running excursions from Vancouver to Whistler

Courtesy of Westcoast sightseeing and Big bus tours we welcome the return of the Snowbus for the Whistler winter season of 2015/2016. This runs until March 28th 2016 You can book tours with us at the Front desk so you can make the most of your stay by visiting the winter wonderland that is Whistler….

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HAPPY 129th BIRTHDAY VANCOUVER!

April 6th was the official date of Vancouver’s 129th birthday. Vancouver is probably one of the most stunning cities in Canada and of course the world – it is usually rated within the top 3 most liveable cities in the world and it really is very hard to argue against this. We will like to…

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Spring in Vancouver

As the rest of Canada is still locked in the deep cold of Winter, it is looking and feeling more like the end of April in Vancouver. The rains have cleared away and we anticipate that the Flowers, trees and wildlife are going to be waking up from the slumber of the long nights of…

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Tips on what to do in Vancouver if you are visiting on an Alaskan Cruise.

It maybe the middle of Winter but we can see that the reservations are coming in thick and fast for the upcoming Cruise ship season to Alaska. Once the Cruise ships arrive the city gets pretty busy and of course that means we generally have full occupancy. The Cruise Ships dock very very early at…

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‘The spirit of Christmas’ Vancouver city tour with Westcoast Sightseeing Tours

Westcoast Sightseeing tours who run the very popular Hop on hop off Big bus tours are offering a great city tour around Vancouver that will embrace the Christmas spirit while taking in popular attractions. THE SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS TOUR VANCOUVER – Dec 11th to Jan 4th Tour Length – 4 hours Prices Starting at $70…

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Visit Victoria, Whistler and more with Westcoast Sightseeing.

Westcoast Sightseeing offer some amazing tours that will directly pick you up at the hotel and will guide you to your destination such as Victoria on Vancouver Island, Whistler and the North shore area of the North Vancouver city district including Capilano Suspension Bridge and Grouse Mountain. Westcoast Sightseeing work in conjunction with Big Bus…

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Want to see Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler but short on days….Follow our lead here….

As the seasons starts to get that little bit busier throughout April we find that many of our visiting guests are generally here for a few short days. In most peoples minds there is never really enough time to get any sort of sightseeing done, and, if the weather is not too good is it…

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Its a great weekend to be Irish! Come and along join them this St Patricks Day weekend…

There are a lot of events coming up this weekend for the celebration of St Patricks Day which falls on Monday March 17th, not only will there be a great parade to attend, great live music to get your ‘Jig’ on, there is also the finale to the European rugby tournament called the ‘6 NATIONS…

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How to see the very best of Vancouver in just a few short days.

Its been a crazy Winter here in Vancouver as we have not seen this much Sun over the winter period for as long as anyone can remember – maybe, just maybe this is a sign of a good tourist season to come for 2014. We are starting to notice a big upswing in reservation calls…

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