Available December 1, 2019 to January 5, 2020. Enjoy the magic of Christmas in Victoria. Every Christmas, The Butchart Gardens are decorated with over 1 million twinkling lights in splendid displays throughout the 55-acre property. There's even an outdoor ice skating rink and a merry-go-round!
Inn at Laurel Point
A serene getaway with a guaranteed water view balcony is just a small taste of the luxury you'll encounter at the Inn at Laurel Point. Relax in a naturally tranquil environment just seconds from the heart of downtown Victoria and an easy stroll from the Black Ball terminal. Our Inn at Laurel Point package includes parking and wireless internet. The hotel features a glass-enclosed indoor pool, a fitness center, and Aura, a delightful gourmet restaurant. This is more than just a place to sleep, it's a place to stay.
The Inn at Laurel Point’s hotel lobby renovation will be underway from October 15, 2018 - January 1, 2020 (renovation end date may be sooner than January 2020, and is still to be determined by hotel).
- All guests will enter through a temporary lobby located at the top of the driveway and this is clearly marked.
- Aura Waterfront Restaurant + Patio is open for breakfast, lunch, happy hour and dinner and is serving its new globally inspired small plates menu.
- Construction can start as early as 7am Monday through Friday and occasionally on Saturdays.
- Underground parking is available.
- Round-trip walk-on ferry tickets on the MV Coho.
- Round-trip shuttle bus transportation from downtown Victoria to The Gardens.
- Admission to The Butchart Gardens.
- A stay at the Inn at Laurel Point.
IMPORTANT SHUTTLE INFORMATION:
From December 1 - 31, 2019:
The shuttle bus to The Butchart Gardens departs every day from downtown Victoria, in front of the Fairmont Empress Hotel at 2pm, 4pm and 6pm, and returns from The Gardens at 5pm, 7pm and 9pm. Your ticket is valid for use once in each direction, for any scheduled shuttle time.
Please Note: The shuttle does not run on December 25.
From January 1 to 5, 2020: The shuttle bus to The Butchart Gardens departs every day from downtown Victoria, in front of the Fairmont Empress Hotel at 4pm and 6pm, and returns from The Gardens at 7pm and 9pm.