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Five Resolutions for 2021, Based Upon the Lessons of 2020

28/12/2020

On behalf of the entire team at Coast Hotels, I wish you a healthy, happy 2021. We enter 2021 with lots of new knowledge and context – excited for amazing experiences that lie ahead.

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2020 Local Canadian and U.S. Gift Guide

17/12/2020

We've compiled a list to round out your holiday shopping. Every company listed is a small, local business in a community where one of our hotels is located.https://www.project-a.shop/

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Why You Should Give the Gift of Travel

09/12/2020

If you're already sold on the idea of gifting holiday travel this year, great. But if not, here are all the reasons why (and how) you should do it.

Make a Difference - Shop Local This Holiday Season Lifestyle

Make a Difference. Shop Local This Holiday Season

19/11/2020

This year, the focus is on micro gatherings and virtual gatherings. And while we’re all seeking a bit of normalcy, this year is different. But difference can be good and one big silver lining of 2020 is the light it has shone on small, local businesses -- and their importance in communities. Enter holiday gift giving.

Save Big at These 5 Ski Destinations this Season Outdoors

Enjoy a Snowy Reprieve at These Five Ski Destinations this Season

13/11/2020

It's finally that time of year again where the days are getting shorter and the temperatures cooler. That's right. winter is pretty much here and with it comes one of our favorite pastimes: skiing and snowboarding.

How to Have a Long Weekend in Nanaimo Outdoors

How to Have a Long Weekend in Nanaimo

12/11/2020

The "Harbour City" is so charming and relaxed that it feels like a remote location. However, it's just a couple of hours from Vancouver, providing a wonderful respite from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Introducing Our New Parksville Hotel – the Perfect Family Getaway Lifestyle

Introducing Our New Parksville Hotel – the Perfect Family Getaway

13/08/2020

Coast Hotels recently had the opportunity to become part of the Parksville community and open a new property - the Coast Parksville Hotel has the best aspects of Vancouver Island culture with a location central to all of its hottest attractions

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Tips for traveling with children

17/07/2020

Traveling is one of the best ways to create memories and bond with your loved ones. That’s especially true when you have children. 

How to make the most of your Staycation Lifestyle

How to make the most of your Staycation

17/06/2020

When you hear the word vacation, what comes to mind? Perhaps it’s a white sandy beach with the waves gently lapping at the shore and palm trees swaying in the breeze, or sightseeing in a posh city you’ve never been

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How to Travel on a Budget

08/01/2020

If you frequently daydream of boarding a plane for far-flung destinations but don't have the salary of a CEO, you may think that a vacation is simply out of the question. However, traveling doesn't have to cost a fortune and in fact, planning an incredible trip that's also affordable is easy with a bit of planning, flexibility and open-mindedness.

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couple holding hands looking at a plane flying at airport Lifestyle

Five Resolutions for 2021, Based Upon the Lessons of 2020

28/12/2020

On behalf of the entire team at Coast Hotels, I wish you a healthy, happy 2021. We enter 2021 with lots of new knowledge and context – excited for amazing experiences that lie ahead.

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2020 Local Canadian and U.S. Gift Guide

17/12/2020

We've compiled a list to round out your holiday shopping. Every company listed is a small, local business in a community where one of our hotels is located.https://www.project-a.shop/

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Why You Should Give the Gift of Travel

09/12/2020

If you're already sold on the idea of gifting holiday travel this year, great. But if not, here are all the reasons why (and how) you should do it.

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Make a Difference. Shop Local This Holiday Season

19/11/2020

This year, the focus is on micro gatherings and virtual gatherings. And while we’re all seeking a bit of normalcy, this year is different. But difference can be good and one big silver lining of 2020 is the light it has shone on small, local businesses -- and their importance in communities. Enter holiday gift giving.

Save Big at These 5 Ski Destinations this Season Outdoors Skiing/Snowboarding Winter Activities Alberta British Columbia

Enjoy a Snowy Reprieve at These Five Ski Destinations this Season

13/11/2020

It's finally that time of year again where the days are getting shorter and the temperatures cooler. That's right. winter is pretty much here and with it comes one of our favorite pastimes: skiing and snowboarding.

How to Have a Long Weekend in Nanaimo Outdoors Lifestyle Eat + Drink Travel Tips Weekend Trip British Columbia Vancouver Island

How to Have a Long Weekend in Nanaimo

12/11/2020

The "Harbour City" is so charming and relaxed that it feels like a remote location. However, it's just a couple of hours from Vancouver, providing a wonderful respite from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Plan your Revelstoke Ski Getaway Early! Outdoors Skiing/Snowboarding Winter Activities Road Trip British Columbia

Plan your Revelstoke Ski Getaway Early!

14/10/2020

Revelstoke has gained well-deserved notoriety for being “steep and deep.” Home to the highest vertical in North America and getting a stunning 10+ metres (34 feet) of annual snowfall,

Sip Your Way Through the Okanagan Valley this October Lifestyle Wine Travel Tips Weekend Trip British Columbia

Sip Your Way Through the Okanagan Valley this October

07/10/2020

Naturally, Okanagan Valley’s fall scenery and climate provide the perfect setting for a number of outdoor recreational activities. Whether you prefer hiking, cycling, horseback riding, golf, stargazing, camping, or something else entirely, you’ll find ample opportunities for it here.

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Three Ways to Get Outside This Fall

01/10/2020

Fall is a wonderful time to get outside and enjoy the fresh, crisp air before the cold of winter sets in.