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Tofino November 21, 2023
Whether flying solo or with the family, come celebrate the season with us!
Uncategorized August 11, 2023
Kelowna June 6, 2023
We are a safe place for all Rebels! All properties by Hotel Zed and ROAR in Tofino have been Rainbow Registered by Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC.) AND we are the first hospitality chain to have all of its locations registered!
Tofino June 1, 2023
Consider ROAR Coffee & Shop your personal haven. Formerly Beachside Provisions, we have launched this brand-new ROAR Coffee & Shop right in the lobby at Hotel Zed in Tofino!
Tofino February 6, 2023
Ready to get lucky this Valentine’s Day? Our Nooner package is back, baby – and this year, we have a secret weapon that will add even more sizzle to your romp at Hotel Zed Tofino. Meet the Shaggin’ Wagon!
Kelowna January 31, 2023
If we seem a little extra stoked over here, it’s because we’re celebrating a big honour! Hotel Zed has just been named one of the Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures by Waterstone Human Capital.
Tofino August 4, 2021
Listen, we know there’s lots to do in Tofino and you need to get going to cross off certain bucket-list items on your list. Enter Beachside Provisions, our all-in-one stop to maximize your surfing, hiking, and exploring time while you’re in Tofino.
Tofino October 14, 2020
At Hotel Zed we are Rebels Against the Ordinary and Hotel Zed Tofino is about the most unordinary hotel you have ever experienced. With Hotel Zed Tofino you can expect the swankiest 1970s retro-chic vibe combined with crazy amenities like the world’s first bike through…
Kelowna June 4, 2020
We hereby declare it is time to get the heck out of those sweatpants (or leave them on! So comfy!), put away the cookie dough ice cream (no judgement here, friends) and leave the confines of your bunker. Dr. Bonnie says it’s ok to nearcation…
Kelowna March 30, 2020
It’s official: that vacation you’ve been looking forward to for so long has been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Well, we prefer the term “postponed.” Maybe you were set to head on your dream adventure abroad, or you were planning on making our…
Kelowna March 17, 2020
Like everyone, I’ve been following the COVID-19 situation closely. I want to share an update so you know how we are taking care of our employees, guests and community at this time. As a third-generation, family-run business we care very much for everyone that is…
Kelowna March 10, 2020
The sun is out longer and the flowers are blooming so you know what that means– it’s spring break time! In March, the time changes and so does our checkout time on Sunday nights with our special offer.
Kelowna January 14, 2020
…and maybe the next 18 years, too! We’ve done it again! We love to turn up the heat on Valentine’s Day with the Hotel Zed Nooner. This year, you could be getting lucky on Valentine’s Day 2020 and for the next 18 years! It’s the…
Kelowna October 9, 2019
Our ridiculously fun hotels are near all the action and also have enough inside their four walls to keep you hopping. So, what IS so great about a staycation here?