PARKSVILLE, B.C. — Vancouver Island is now home to its first Ascend Hotel Collection property, the Bayside Resort. Formerly the Quality Resort Bayside, this modern 59-room property by Parksville Beach recently completed significant renovations to its guestrooms and lobby space.
“With beautiful ocean views and outstanding amenities, the Bayside Resort will offer a memorable experience for both business and leisure travellers,” says Brian Leon, president, Choice Hotels Canada. “The resort is the second Ascend hotel to open in British Columbia this year and is a phenomenal addition to our portfolio.”
A spacious property with a nautical theme, the Bayside Resort offers beachside guestrooms with modern bathrooms and premium bedding. Suites and standard rooms are equipped with in-room amenities, such as flat-screen TVs with satellite programming, high-speed Wi-Fi, work desks with ergonomic chairs and Nespresso machines.
The facility features six banquet-and-meeting rooms capable of hosting upwards of 200 people, first-class catering and onsite business essentials. Guests also have access to a fully equipped fitness centre with squash court, outdoor tennis courts, outdoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, as well as the onsite Bayside Bistro & Lounge.