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Happy 30th Anniversary!

Happy Anniversary Wedgewood Hotel and Spa…. it’s the big 3-Oh! In June 1984, Eleni Skalbania opened this 83 bedroom luxurious boutique hotel in the heart of downtown Vancouver. The Hotel, 30 years later, is winning numerous awards including Conde Nast Traveller & Leisure amongst many others.   “30 years old – we are celebrating and [...]

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Relais & Chateaux Showcase 2014

February and March marked “world whistle stop tours” for the Wedgwood Hotel Executives. Mid February saw Philip Meyer, General Manager in London, England. Joanna Tsaparas-Piche, Director of Sales, Marketing and Public Relations was in New York City and Toronto at the end of February and at the beginning of March, Elpie Marinakis Jackson, Co-Owner and [...]

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Wedgewood’s 30th Annual Christmas Staff Party

On Sunday, January 12th, 2014, Bacchus Restaurant & Lounge was closed, the only day during the whole year, in order to host the Wedgewood’s 30th Annual Staff Christmas Party.   Following Eleni Skalbania’s passing late last year, her daughters,  Marousa Dumaresq & Elpie Marinakis Jackson,  have become co owners of the Wedgewood Hotel & Spa. [...]

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Foxtrot & Painted Rock Wine Pairing Dinner in Bacchus

Celebrating greatness through the expression of terroir, careful clonal selection and precision wine making. Few wineries in the Okanagan can boast such great successes as these two producers. Winery principles Torsten & Gustav Allander and John Skinner will discuss their experiences working with select varietals on special plots of land and invite you to explore [...]

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Thanksgiving Weekend at the Wedgewood

Enjoy the bounties of local harvest and the pampering of the luxurious Wedgewood Hotel & Spa this Thanksgiving Weekend. Read more.

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GranFondo Whistler – Ride from Sea to Sky – Vancouver to Whistler

Gran Fondos are mass participation cycling events that have enjoyed incredible popularity in Europe for decades and are gaining momentum in North America. Loosely translated from Italian, gran fondo means “big ride”. These rides are often a hundred kilometres or more and designed for a large number of cyclists at a variety of skill levels [...]

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What’s New in the Spa at the Wedgewood

What’s New in the Spa at the Wedgewood We know that anti-aging is one of the key elements in achieving youthful and radiant skin. But do you know what the 3 major causes of aging are? They are free radicals, chronic inflammation, and dehydration. The Spa at the Wedgewood has recently started carrying Epicurean’s ORAC [...]

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Magical Evening at the Vancouver Art Gallery’s FUSE

On select Fridays, the Vancouver Art Gallery transforms into a magical place for art, music and live performance in the city. This past Friday was the Grand Ballroom FUSE, it was inspired by the current exhibition (running until September 15th), Grand Hotel: Redesigning Modern Life. What I enjoyed the most were the two FUSE Lounges, [...]

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Western Canadian Route du Bonheur

When planning your very own Route du Bonheur, visit the Wedgewood Hotel & Spa, one of the leading luxury downtown Vancouver boutique hotels, which is the getaway to British Columbia and hopefully we will become the first of your many Relais & Châteaux unforgettable experiences.  

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Wedgewood’s Best Summer Offer

Book Early… Receive complimentary Breakfast, Valet Parking and a Gourmet Dinner for two on us, while you enjoy all the exciting events happening in Vancouver. Promotion is only valid until September 30, 2013.   Read more.

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