Celebrate the Holidays at Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver With a Bounty of Festive Experiences

Family packages, holiday dinners, shopping ideas and more

2012-11-29 — /travelprnews.com/ — The festive season is one of the most joyful times to be atFour Seasons Hotel Vancouver and YEW restaurant + bar

Stollen – Rethink Fruitcake

Legendary baker and Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver alumni Gerhart Weitzel steps out of retirement to join Pastry Chef Bruno Feldeisen to bake nearly 2,500 of the ultimate traditional Christmas cakes for YEW’s adoring fans. Stollen is now available for purchase from the hostess desk at YEW, priced at CAD 22.00 each. Stollen lovers looking to purchase multiple loaves are encouraged to call ahead to place an order at 604 692 4939.

Festival of Trees – Annual BC Children’s Hospital Fundraiser

The Hotel lobby gets a series dose of Christmas spirit with dozens of Christmas trees each decorated by a sponsor to raise funds and awareness for BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, including presenting sponsor Lush Handmade Cosmetics and co-host Cadillac Fairview Corporation.

Now in its 26th year, the Festival of Trees is a sure sign that Christmas is on the way; it also signals the annual Crystal Ball, the premier fundraising gala for child health in British Columbia and one of the most exclusive holiday events in Vancouver.

All trees will be on display in Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver and Pacific Centre Mall through January 2, 2013 where visitors are welcome to soak up some of the holiday spirit. Visitors can vote for their favourite tree by submitting a donation and entering a draw to win one of three great sponsor prizes.

Rogers Santa Claus Parade Package

Santa Claus will soon be parading through town! Book the Rogers Santa Claus Parade Package and turn the experience into a memorable family getaway. Away from the crowds and in the comfort of one of our luxurious guest rooms, enjoy a perfect parade-viewing position in the heart of downtown Vancouver.

Guests are invited to make the most of their downtown perch by getting some early Christmas shopping done at adjacent Pacific Centre Mall or venturing off to some of Vancouver’s signature Christmas attractions like Stanley Park’s Bright Nights or Grouse Mountain’s Peak of Christmas.

The package includes:

  • One night luxury accommodation that offers a prime view to watch the parade
  • Nightly valet parking
  • Complimentary room service or YEW breakfast for two adults and kids under 12

The Santa Claus Parade Package is available from Friday, November 30 through Sunday, December 2, 2012.

Kids in the City Holiday Edition

Back for the holidays the Kids in the City program ensures that a good time is had by every member of the family. Kids in the City guests between the ages of 5–12 are greeted with a souvenir Vancouver t-shirt and an in-room treat from the chef, designed to energize them for the active day ahead. They can slip into child-sizedFour Seasons robes and make their way to at the Hotel’s indoor/outdoor pool located in the Health Club.

The Playzone Game Room is another favourite haunt for kids of all ages – it’s fully equipped with ping pong tables, foosball table, board games, DVDs, and the latest and greatest in video game technology, including Wii and PlayStation 3. This festive season, the Hotel is excited to introduce a nightly holiday-themed movie. Guests are invited to cozy up with popcorn and catch a Christmas classic at 7:00 pm every night from December 16, 2012 through January 1, 2013.

The Kids in the City package includes the option to book a second room for the kids at 30 percent off, making plenty of room for everyone.

YEW Holiday Menus

YEW restaurant + bar is the perfect place to celebrate the holidays with family, friends and colleagues. From group dining events to the perfect holiday meal, YEW is pleased to present Christmas Eve DinnerChristmas Brunch, and Christmas Day Dinner.

Ring in the New Year at YEW with Stellar Seafood and Music to Move You

YEW is the place to be this New Year’s Eve. Spend the last night of 2012 being wined, dined and entertained at YEW. Vancouver favourite DJ Leanne, accompanied by a percussionist and a sax player, will be spinning her magic from 8:30 pm to 1:00 am. Two enticing menus will be on offer depending on where guests want to ring in the new year – the New Year’s Eve Early Seating and the New Year’s Eve Champagne Late Seating. Guests wanting to enjoy the music in YEW lounge are also welcome to join in the fun from 8:30 pm onwards for a CAD 25.00 cover charge – YEW’s cocktails, Champagne and limited a la carte lounge menu await.

Need a Great Gift? Try Four Seasons Vancouver Festive Desk

Who doesn’t love a delicious and decadent present? Foodies will adore a loaf of YEW’s famous stollen Christmas cake or a Gift Card to wine and dine at YEW. Even the toughest to buy for will appreciate being wrapped in the luxury of a plush Four Seasons bath robe. A Gift Card for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts always fits.

For these great gifts and more, visit the Festive Desk located in front of YEW restaurant + bar on the second floor lobby. Open Monday through Friday from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm and from 5:30 to 7:00 pm.

Both YEW and Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver gift cards can also be purchased online.

Hotel Press Contact

Kate Colley
Public Relations
791 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6C 2T4
Email Kate Colley
T. 1 (604) 689-9333


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