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Crystal Lodge & Suites announced today that it is not renewing its lease agreement with Citta’ Bistro as of May 31, 2014, and will be reopening a new neighbourhood pub in the same space after minor renovations and upgrades are completed. "We recognize that Citta’ Bistro has been an iconic landmark in the heart of Whistler village for many years, so we make this decision with mixed emotions,” says Ian Lowe, General Manager, Crystal Lodge & Suites. “While we are saying goodbye to a local landmark, we are ...
The Satellite Bar & Grille at Arbutus Ridge Golf Club announces the latest addition to its kid and family programs: Kids Eat Free. Kids Eat Free is a new trial to help support existing family programs and build on the success of the Satellite Bar & Grille restaurant business. “The Satellite Bar & Grille has been very successful, we want to add to this success by attracting more families”, says General Manager Jason Lowe. “The Kids Eat Free also ties into many other existing programs at Arbutus Ridge such ...
Mayfair Lakes is pleased to announce that we will be embarking on the first stage of a comprehensive golf course drainage project starting in February 2014. The engineering firm hired, KellyAmi Inc., is the industry leader in designing complete drainage systems throughout all of North America. They have completed extensive drainage work at courses such as Capilano Golf Club, The Vancouver Golf Club and recently at Quilchena Golf & Country Club. Upon completion of a comprehensive long term strategic ...
Although bunkers are not usually the most enjoyed part of the golf course by golfers, the new bunker on hole # 3 of the Quail course is one that golfers should take notice of. This bunker saw a complete renovation in the spring of 2013 due to an unfortunate irrigation break in the fall of 2012 which claimed all of the bunker and parts of the fairway. The renovation involved reshaping of the bunker as well as changes to the mounding of the turf around the bunker. The restructuring of the bunker and green ...
GolfBC Group has entered into a reciprocal play program with Pacific Links International, granting licensed and annual members of GolfBC’s British Columbia golf courses access to PLI’s collection of 9 courses within its growing portfolio throughout Hawai‘i, Nevada, California and West Virginia. As part of the program, PLI members will also receive reciprocal play privileges at GolfBC Group’s 8 courses in British Columbia and 2 courses in Maui. “This collaboration with GolfBC makes even more high-caliber ...