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The Green Traveler's Guide to Victoria, September 9, 2013

“Those staying at the Hotel Grand Pacific will find workout facilities that are much more than your typical hotel gym — and greener, too. The Victoria Athletic Club not only has yoga classes, a lap pool and all the weights you could want, but it...

Victoria’s Best Sleepovers

Westcoast Homes & Design, August 2013

“Although the Grand Pacific is the second-largest hotel in Victoria, it feels like a boutique property. Each room has a private balcony, some with views of the inner harbour (across the road) and resident ducks in the hotel’s pond.” 

Bike-friendly Victoria keeps visitors rolling

Margo Pfeiff – San Francisco Chronicle, August 24, 2013

"Despite having pedaled through bicycle-crazy cities from Ho Chi Minh to Amsterdam, I did not know there was such a thing as a bike butler.

But there he was at the outdoor bell desk of the harborside Hotel Grand...

Victoria's Hotel Grand Pacific

Ariane Colenbrander – Vancouver Scape, February 10, 2013

"The front desk staff checked me into a spacious Harbour View Suite, with a comfortable work space, lounge chairs, full bathroom, and two queen beds all overlooking the water. The staff is outgoing, friendly, and very...

A tea-lover's guide to Victoria

TeaTime Magazine, May/June 2013

“The West Coast Afternoon Tea at the Hotel Grand Pacific offers an Asian take on traditional tea and a completely different experience from that at The Fairmont Empress nearby. Focusing on the region’s Asian influences and the Pacific Restaurant’s...

Portland, Victoria hotels help guests stay in shape, May 7, 2013

“In Victoria, B.C., the stylish Hotel Grand Pacific is providing bikes for its guests so they can freewheel around the city… The Hotel Grand Pacific is ideally situated for bikers (and walkers), right on the city’s Inner Harbour next to the B.C....

The Top 50 Canada Spas of 2012, February 12, 2013

“SORA Spa at the Hotel Grand Pacific, Victoria, British Columbia ” 

Modern Mix Vancouver

Vanessa Choot – Modern Mix Vancouver, October 28, 2012

Modern Mix Vancouver recently visited Victoria for a weekend getaway at the Hotel Grand Pacific, located right on the beautiful Inner Harbour in the heart of downtown Victoria.

The Next Big Trip: Victoria, B.C.

Matt Villano –, April 25, 2012

“…we stayed at the Hotel Grand Pacific, and loved it for three reasons. Reason No. 1: Our Pacific one-bedroom suite had a separate sitting room—a great spot to entertain L between her wake-up (at 5 a.m.) and the hour that most (normal?) humans...

WanderFood Wednesday: Dim Sum at the Hotel Grand Pacific in Victoria, BC

Carolyn B. Heller –, May 22, 2012

“Want to combine the ambiance of a posh high tea with contemporary Hong Kong-style dim sum? Then check out the weekend dim sum brunch at the The Hotel Grand Pacific in Victoria, British Columbia’s capital city.”


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