Iconic Victoria hotel rebuilt, soon to open

Opening this fall, the Oak Bay Beach Hotel will be Victoria’s newest, yet one of its most historically rich hotels. Guests can consider booking the “Putting on the Ritz”package for the hotel’s grand opening. Guests will be greeted by a chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce, starting a stay with one night’s accommodation in a king or double queen guest room, breakfast for two, full access to the seaside therapeutic mineral pools/fitness centre and dinner for two in the David Foster Foundation Dinner Theatre. Room rates start at $199 p.p. (