N.Y.’s Travel + Leisure Magazine Honours Wickaninnish Inn

TOFINO, B.C. — Wickaninnish Inn, the Tofino, B.C.-based resort, has just earned another accolade with news that it’s being named the number-one resort in Canada and...

P.E.I. Operator Blames Tourism P.E.I. For Lost Profits

FAIRVIEW, P.E.I. — A P.E.I. hotelier says Tourism P.E.I.’s website listed incorrect information about her hotel, costing her thousands, CBC News reports. Donna Barrett,...

Fairmount Hotels Partners with Air China

TORONTO — Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Air China are joining forces in a partnership that will provide members of the hotel chain’s guest-recognition program, Fairmont...

P.E.I. Tourism Down

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island has been hit with a slow start to tourism season, a problem some are contributing to the high Canadian dollar and...

CTC Targets High-Spending Foreign Tourists

VANCOUVER — The Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) has just launched the Signature Experiences Collection program, which is designed to attract high-spending international travellers by offering unique,...

N.Y. Holiday Inn Becomes Crowne Plaza Hotel

SUFFERN, N.Y. — A former Holiday Inn in Suffern, N.Y., recently re-emerged as a four-star Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre. The six-month...

Rosewood’s Hotel Georgia Set to Open

VANCOUVER — After months of restoration, Vancouver’s Rosewood Hotel Georgia will open July 15, welcoming its first guests and returning the historic property to its former...

Travelodge Re-launches Website

CALGARY — Travelodge Canada recently launched its new Travelodge.ca website. The site features a revamped design, property profiles and information on booking a reservation...

IIDEX Introduces Hospitality Canada

TORONTO — IIDEX/Neocon Canada, the country’s largest exposition and conference for the design and management of interior environments, is launching Hospitality Canada at the show this...

Hotwire Releases Rate Report

SAN FRANCISCO — Hotwire.com just unveiled a report that lists Calgary as the Canadian city with the greatest drop in hotel rates. The report identifies Calgary...