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VICTORIA ACCOMMODATION / British Columbia 3 Day Victoria City Stay DoubleTree by Hilton Victoria Victoria is a unique blend of old world charm and new world experiences. In Victoria, heritage architecture, colourful gardens and traditions like afternoon tea mix with a plethora of outdoor adventure, world-class culinary experiences and a vibrant arts and culture scene. Highlights include the Parliament Buildings, Royal BC Museum and the Fairmont Empress Hotel surrounding the picturesque Inner Harbour. Highlights (included): • Victoria hop-on hop-off city tour • Butchart Gardens tour • Victoria whale watching excursion Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Arrive Victoria Victoria sightseeing Package ends Package includes: 2 nights of accommodation, sightseeing and attractions as listed above. Please refer to pricing insert for dates and prices. The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Victoria is located in the heart of Victoria, steps away from the Inner Harbour and many arts and cultural activities. You will receive a warm welcome with our world famous chocolate chip cookie upon arrival. Enjoy the comfort of our air-conditioned rooms or breathe in the fresh ocean air from one of the many rooms that feature a balcony with postcard-worthy views of Victoria. All guestrooms include a fridge and microwave, ultra-high-speed internet access, Keurig® coffee makers, 42-inch flat-screen TVs and large ergonomic workspaces. Start your day in Table 21 with a hot buffet breakfast featuring natural local ingredients and freshly brewed coffee. After a long day exploring Victoria, enjoy a cold craft beer on the patio at Bartholomew’s English-Style Pub. Experience Victoria like a local at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel. From $225 Coast Victoria Harbourside Hotel & Marina Superior Fairmont Empress This Victoria hotel features a spectacular oceanfront location, providing one of the most captivating views in the area. The hotel is situated on Victoria’s lively outer harbour, featuring a full-service 52-slip marina, an award-winning restaurant and gorgeous event spaces. All hotel guests are welcome to take advantage of the complimentary shuttle service within the downtown core. All rooms come with complimentary Wi-Fi, Electric Bidet Seats, 55” flat-screen TVs and traditional welcoming origami cranes - a symbol of hospitality. Most offer Juliet or patio-style balconies. You’ll also have access to the fitness centre with whirlpool, sauna and Victoria’s only indoor/outdoor pool - not to mention the award-winning signature restaurant, Blue Crab Seafood House. Recognized as one of Top 21 Iconic Hotels in the World by National Geographic Traveler magazine, honoured with Travel + Leisure Magazine’s World’s Best Award for Top 10 City Hotels in Canada, and regarded as a Condé Nast Readers’ Choice and Gold List hotel, Fairmont Empress is located in Victoria, BC overlooking the city’s sparkling Inner Harbour. This Forbes 4-Star, 4-Diamond property offers 464 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, Willow Stream Spa with signature West Coast experiences, Q at the Empress Restaurant featuring Pacific Northwest cuisine and award-winning wine list, Q Bar’s regionally focused cocktail culture, and a reimagined Fairmont Gold Lounge with stunning harbour views. Served daily since its opening in 1908, world famous Tea at the Empress is served in the sophisticated Lobby Lounge. From $215 From $516 Superior Deluxe Victoria, British Columbia 94 ANDERSON VACATIONS