Snowbird Free Golf and Free Homes for Sale Tour

Stay 1 Week or 4 Weeks and Receive a FREE round of GOLF and a FREE homes for Sale TOUR! Escape from the snow and the cold and come spend a comfortable winter Vacation in the Warmest Canadian Climate of Oceanside, Vancouver Island. It’s not too late to plan a great get-a-way to Vancouver Island. With so many events, attractions and dining options it’s a great time to shake off the winter and fly Early Spring

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HURRY, SPACE IS LIMITED! THE SNOWBIRDS VACATION SPECIAL ENDS June 30TH, 2019

Oceanside, Vancouver Island

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SO much to Explore and enjoy with such mild weather. At night come back to the fireplace and share your memories of the day with loved ones.

 

Take your time, relax… Go birdwatching, GOLF, Explore or Wander the pedestrian friendly streets and, shops. Find a new book to read and Relax with and then get ready for some adventurous times! Everything is possible here, at every age and at any time of the year!

There is more room for fun, when you get to save!

Please enter the OFFER CODE “SNOWBIRD”

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Offer valid on stays until June 30th, 2019. New reservations only! Rates are subject to change without notice and exclude, taxes, damage deposit waiver and departure cleaning.

Celebrate World Ocean Day Today June 8th 2018

 

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Celebrate World Ocean day today June 8th – 2018 Book Online reservations by June 30th 2018 and $20/will be donated in your name to help stop plastics from getting into our oceans.  You will also receive a free Ocean Animal stuffy when you arrive at your holiday home.  Try not using signle use plastics this month and Tell us your story 1 lucky family will receive 4 FREE tickets to the Deep Bay Marine Centre

  • Take a self guided tour of the facility
  • Learn about what makes the Deep Bay Building unique and so “green”!
  • Learn about marine conservation issues and how you can help protect the marine environment
  • Observe research currently underway in the labs from the viewing mezzanine
  • Get up close and personal with local marine life in our aquaria and touch tanks
  • Browse hand-crafted retail items made by local artists, topical books and local conservation themed art
  • Take in amazing views of Baynes Sound from our deck
  • Stroll around our site and riparian restoration area

 

Offer valid on reservations booked by  June 30th, 2018. New reservations only! Rates are subject to change without notice and exclude, taxes, damage deposit waiver and departure cleaning.

The Great Summer Sail 15% off! Only a few dates still available Don’t miss the Boat!

The Great Summer Sail 15% off! Only a few dates still available Don’t miss the Boat!

15% off all remaining dates on our fabulous Exclusive Book Online Vacation Homes.
New Reservations only. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Rates are subject to change without notice. Pricing excludes Taxes & Departure Cleaning.

Put in Offer Code SUMMERSAIL at check out

Great Artists of the Canadian Coast – Free Walking Tour for Victoria and Tofino Vancouver Island – Suitable for all ages Families, Seniors and Couples

Book Packages Online in 3 easy steps

Choose your Accommodation on Vancouver Island Book online 

Our 7 Night Packages include these amazing Art Galleries

Add Great Options like Whale Watching and Golf

Fill in the info online and you are all set for a fabulous vacation

For groups of 7 or more please email us at Reservations@Lifesthebeach.com for Great Tour Packages for Larger Groups or Ask your Travel agent to contact us

TOFINO – Accommodation Package – Includes FREE Walking Art Gallery Tours – Great for any age

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On the Most Western coast of Canada, Vancouver Island’s Majestic Rain Forest is located in the Clayoquot Sound World Heritage Site UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Tofino and Ucluelet have inspired many renowned Artists and Artisans

Vancouver Island is famous for its exuberant nature, stunning landscapes, and preserved wilderness. What is not well known is the fact that the Canadian Coast is also home for great Living artists, and for World Renowned Art Galleries, Museums, Lighthouses, and Heritage Sites.  Surfers, Luxury Vacation Storm Watchers, Walking, Hiking and Bike Tours, Bird Watching, Whale Watching, Bear Watching, Kayak Tours and Hot Spring Cove can all be reserved packages we offer on our 7 night Vancouver Island Package or choose your location.  For Groups of 8 or more please email us for Great Package Rates

Location of Vancouver Island off the West Coast of British Columbia Canada

 Eagle Aerie Gallery Tofino is Roy Henry Vickers’ artist-owned gallery located in Tofino. A stunning traditional Northwest Coast longhouse with a carved and painted cedar plank exterior and doors of beaten copper is a recognizable Tofino landmark.

Inside you will find Roy’s artwork of paintings, original prints, calendars, art cards, and reproductions hanging on hand adzed cedar walls among totem poles and carvings. At the large main hall, the soft lighting and restful music creates an atmosphere of harmony and peace.

Built in 1986 with the help of Roy’s family and legendary carver Henry Nolla, the gallery welcomes more than 500,000 visitors a year from all around the world.

Located at 350 Campbell Street, the place is open free to the public seven days a week throughout the year, from 10am to 5pm.

Eagle Aerie Gallery

http://www.royhenryvickers.com/

 Mark Hobson Gallery

Mark Hobson Gallery houses original paintings and limited edition reproductions, as well as gift shop items such as calendars, art cards and matted & framed reproductions.

A selection of Mark’s work can also be viewed in the entrance and rooms of the Wickaninnish Inn, in the entrance and the Great Room at the Long Beach Lodge and at Jamie’s Rainforest Inn. The originals at these venues are owned, however in some cases the giclée reproductions can be ordered on this site.

Located at 366 Campbell Street, the Mark Hobson Gallery is open daily from 10:30 am to 5:30 pm.

Mark Hobson Gallery

http://markhobson.com/

 

 VICTORIA

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Robert Bateman Centre

On Victoria’s Inner Harbour, you will find the gallery of art and nature dedicated to the legendary Canadian artist and naturalist Robert Bateman, one of Canada’s best-known artists. For seven decades, he brought the magic of nature to his realistic paintings, featuring wildlife in its habitat.

At the Robert Bateman Gallery Shop are available a unique selection of Robert Bateman’s books, prints and gifts, as well as handmade glassworks, jewelry, pottery, woodwork and textiles by other local artists.  

Robert Bateman Centre is Open daily, from 10am to 5pm, the Robert Bateman Centre is located in the historic Steamship Terminal on Victoria’s Inner Harbour, steps away from the Legislative Assembly of BC and the Royal BC Museum.

The Robert Bateman Gallery

https://batemancentre.org/robert-bateman/

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria  

With almost 20,000 works of art, The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria has the largest public collection in BC, presenting a diverse assortment of exhibitions, including showcases of own Canadian artists, historical and world-class Asian collection, as well as creating, commissioning and hosting important contemporary exhibitions.

On permanent display is the work of British Columbia’s foremost historical artist Emily Carr. An exhibition including paintings, excerpts from her books and archival images offers an insightful look at this inspiring local artist who captured the BC landscape and the lives of its First Nations peoples in paint.

Located only 2km of distance from The Robert Bateman Gallery, The Art Gallery is open from Monday to Saturday, from 10am to 4pm and Sunday and most holidays from 12pm to 5pm.

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

http://www.aggv.ca/

 Emily Carr House

Emily Carr, born in Victoria, 1871, is one of Canada’s most renowned artists, significant as a landscape painter and a modernist. The most important BC artist of her generation, she is best-known for her attention to the totemic carvings of the First Nations peoples of British Columbia and the rain forests of Vancouver Island.

 

Emily Carr House and Garden, a National and Provincial Historic Site, an interpretive centre dedicated to the life, art and writings of this Canadian icon.

Discover more about this renowned artist: walking through the rooms of her childhood home you will gain a sense of the context of the times in which she lived but also come to appreciate how she was so remarkably ahead of her times.

Emily Carr House is located at 207 Government Street in Victoria, B.C.  Hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm (May to September).

Emily Carr House https://www.emilycarr.com/

 SIDNEY

 Located in the scenic Sidney by the Sea, a half hour drive from the heart of Victoria and minutes away from Victoria’s international airport and ferry terminals, Several Book Stores, Gift Shops and Galleries

Happy New Year! Exciting news! Don’t miss out on Great Speicals, Packages, Events, and Attractions

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Was it your New Year’s Resolution to Travel, Explore, Play and Live More?  Travel Restores the Body and Soul. Exciting NEWS!  

Every Week we will have a new Blog from A to Z with Exciting Specials, Packages, Eco Trips, Adventures, and Relaxing Family and Senior Speical Trips to Plan.  Don’t miss the boat!  Follow our blog and share it with your friends and be the first to know about all the great things there are to do in 2018. 

We kick off the year with The Snowbird Getaway Special

For Stays Between Jan 5 – June 30, 2018

Stay 1 Week or 4 Weeks and Receive a FREE round of GOLF and a FREE homes for Sale TOUR! Escape from the snow and the cold and come spend a comfortable winter Vacation in the Warmest Canadian Climate of Oceanside, Vancouver Island. It’s not too late to plan a great get-a-way to Vancouver Island. With so many events, attractions and dining options it’s a great time to shake off the winter and fly into an Early Spring

Receive A FREE round of GOLF + A FREE homes for Sale tour + Get 5% off when you Book ONLINE = NO MORE WINTER BLUES when you Reserve Online and use the SNOWBIRD offer code at check out!  For Stays of 1 Week or 4 – up to June 30th, 2018.

Hurry to get the best location and best choice of dates!!

*New Reservations only. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Rates are subject to change without notice. Pricing Excludes, Departure Cleaning, Taxes and Fees.

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