So summer is just around the corner and we thought some of our readers may just want to travel across the border. At Accent Inns we find that we have lots of Canadian customers that stay with us at our Victoria or Vancouver hotels as they do the *circle route. We also get to meet lots of guests that have traveled north from our neighbors in the United States, especially the states of Washington, Oregon and California. As cross border travel requirements have been changing over the past few years here’s some contact info that may help you learn more about just what’s required. After all, making your vacation as comfortable and easy as possible is what Accent Inns across BC are all about! (more…)
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One of the Pacific North West’s best holiday getaway ideas is the Circle Tour. This is either a self-drive, cycling trip or formal bus tour that allows you to visit beautiful Victoria BC, the Olympic Peninsula, Puget Sound and Vancouver BC. Whether you start in Canada or the United States, by making this complete circle you have the opportunity to see some of the most diverse and exciting scenery the Northwest has to offer. (more…)
It’s National Volunteer week. As most of you know, supporting our communities is one of the key foundations for all of us at Accent Inns. Throughout the year we have the opportunity to assist and work with some of the best people on earth…Volunteers! With the support of local people giving their time, many organizations just would not be able to provide the services to our communities that we all cherish. (more…)
Baseball season is just around the corner and the Vancouver Canadians want you to be part of it. Join the Accent Inn team and thousands of fans and who enjoying taking in one of “North Americas” favorite pastimes. Vancouver Canadians Season Tickets are on sale now! They are gearing up for their biggest and most exciting season ever at Nat Bailey Stadium. With affordable Season Tickets you’re guaranteed to have seats for all the big games, like Fireworks Nights, Gate Giveaways and the Superstar Series. (more…)
Confession: I have an errand boy.
One of my passions is mentoring young, motivated women. They are normally in their 20’s and have an abundance of charisma and ambition. Without fail, the first question they always ask me is “How do you run a company and have a family? How do you do it all?” With a 2 and a 3 year old at home (and don’t forget that lab retriever) I consider myself a bit of an expert on this. (more…)
The Crystal Meth Prevention Society has been busy with Fundraising efforts and delivery of its ‘Be Crystal Clear’ message warning against street drugs in general and Crystal Meth in particular. The aim is to reduce the spread of crystal meth use in all communities through education and outreach support efforts. The Society is committed to the expansion of treatment options for community members, in particular youth, through fundraising efforts. (more…)
Accent Inns BC hotel chain is thrilled to continue the Olympic spirit and welcome the coming of the Paralympic Games to Vancouver 2010.
“I’m so excited that I have a chance to watch Sledge Hockey. All of our Paralympic athletes have worked so hard to get here and it’s a thrill to be able to cheer them on in person” said Mandy Farmer, CEO Accent Inns.
The first step in preparing for the Paralympic games is welcoming the Paralympic torch! (more…)
The Olympics and Our Values
Ahhhh, home sweet home after two glorious weeks spent at the Olympics.
Someone asked me the other day, “What is the biggest thing the Olympics have done for you?” Well, aside from the obvious month of phenomenal business we experienced in our Richmond and Burnaby locations, the Olympics have been surprisingly great for helping us define our values. (more…)
Now that the 2010 Vancouver Olympics are here, the whole team at Accent Inns is thrilled to be a part of it.
From the guests staying at our Burnaby Hotel and Vancouver Airport Hotel to the activities and competitions going on all around. ” Our whole team has just embraced the Olympic spirit and it’s great to be here” said Joanne Wynn, General Manager of the Accent Inn Burnaby.