Tofino, British Columbia Oceanfront Accommodations Garner

Tofino, British Columbia Oceanfront Accommodations Garner
TripAdvisor's Prestigious Travellers' Choice(R) 2013 Awards 
Chesterman Beach Bed and Breakfast, Long Beach Lodge Resort and the
Wickaninnish Inn Get Top Marks From Global Travellers 
TOFINO, BC -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/13 --  Tourism Tofino today
announced that Chesterman Beach Bed and Breakfast has been chosen as
the number one B&B in Canada, and Long Beach Lodge Resort and the
Wickaninnish Inn ranked in the list of the top 25 Canadian hotels in
TripAdvisor's recent Travellers' Choice 2013 awards. In its 11th
year, the awards have identified the most outstanding properties
worldwide, in the categories of Top Hotels, Luxury, Bargain, Service,
Small Hotels, and B&Bs and Inns. 
"Tourism Tofino extends hearty congratulations to Chesterman Beach
B&B, Long Beach Lodge Resort and the Wickaninnish Inn for winning
TripAdvisor's 2013 Travellers' Choice awards," said Kirsten Soder,
General Manager of Tourism Tofino. "As Tofino's visitor-based economy
continues to grow and thrive, travellers' recognition of the
uniqueness and quality of our offerings is extremely valuable, and
having three of Tofino's properties ranked in the top 25 in Canada is
a remarkable achievement." 
Located on the rugged west coast of Vancouver Island in British
Columbia, Canada, Tofino is bounded by the open Pacific Ocean,
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve and the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO
Biosphere Reserve. A year-round travel destination, Tofino is known
for its miles of sandy beaches, variety of accommodation and dining
options, award-winning restaurants specializing in boat-to-table
cuisine, and unparalleled adventures including whale and wildlife
watching, saltwater and freshwater fishing, surfing, kayaking,
boating, hiking, and winter storm watching.  
"TripAdvisor is once again thrilled to recognize the world's most
outstanding hotels with the help of more than 75 million reviews and
opinions from travellers around the globe," said Christine Petersen,
president, TripAdvisor for Business. "From the best bargain hotels to
top luxury properties, outstanding service, value and quality are the
hallmarks of our Travellers' Choice winners." 
A complete list of TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice(R) 2013 Awards
can be found at: www.tripadviso
r.ca/TravelersChoice  
About Tourism Tofino www.tourismtofino.com
 Tourism Tofino is a
destination marketing organization (DMO) promoting Tofino's extensive
destination attributes, local events and hospitality industry
businesses. Tourism Tofino also partners with other tourism
organizations to create awareness of regional tourism initiatives for
visitors worldwide.  
About TripAdvisor www.tripadvisor.com
 TripAdvisor(R) is the world's
largest travel site,* enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect
trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a
wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless
links to booking tools. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest
travel community in the world, with more than 60 million unique
monthly visitors,* and over 75 million reviews and opinions.
TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated
division that provides the tourism industry access to millions of
monthly TripAdvisor visitors. 
*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, Worldwide, July
2012 
Media Contact
Samantha Fyleris
Marketing and Media Coordinator, Tourism Tofino
e: Samantha@tourismtofino.com
p: 1.888.720.3414