Delta Hotels to manage Ocean Pointe Resort in Victoria, British Columbia

Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from Delta Hotels

    TORONTO, April 26 /PRNewswire/ - Daishinpan (Canada) Inc. announced today
 that, effective September 10, 2001, Delta Hotels will assume the management
 contract for Ocean Pointe Resort, located in Victoria, British Columbia.
     "We are delighted to now have a strong presence in Victoria with Ocean
 Pointe Resort. Assuming the management of this signature resort is a crucial
 link for us, ensuring the continuity of Delta Hotels in Canadian cities from
 coast to coast," says John Johnston, President, Delta Hotels.
     Ocean Pointe Resort, owned by Daishinpan (Canada) Inc., is currently
 managed by Pacific Harbour Hotels, a Victoria company whose principals are
 Robert McAdams and John Quested. During Pacific Harbour Hotels' term of
 management, Ocean Pointe Resort has received a number of awards, including
 ratings as one of the top hotels and resorts in the world by Conde Nast
 Traveler and the New York-based Zagat organization.
     According to John Quested, President, Pacific Harbour Hotels: "Through
 the efforts of our current team, Ocean Pointe Resort is clearly established as
 one of the leading hotels in the marketplace. We welcome and fully support
 this new partnership with Delta Hotels. Delta's brand will build on our
 success and be vital to strengthening Ocean Pointe Resort's position in the
 future, both nationally and internationally under Delta's brand."
     "We applaud the efforts of the existing team," Johnston agrees. "Both
 Pacific Harbour Hotels and Daishinpan (Canada) Inc. recognize that the brand
 strength of Delta Hotels will be an important link for continued growth and
 success of the resort."
     The resort will be renamed the Delta Victoria - Ocean Pointe Resort.
 Located directly on the inner harbour of Victoria, the resort features
 dramatic views of the city. The resort features 250 rooms, three restaurants,
 a spa and fitness centre, a business centre, and over 6,000 square feet of
 meeting space. The Victoria Conference Centre is just a 10-minute walk, though
 shuttle service is also provided.
     In addition to the resort offerings and services, Delta Victoria - Ocean
 Pointe Resort also offers easy access to a number of destination recreational
 activities, including: whale watching, walking tours of the heritage city,
 sailing and golf. Greater Victoria features a variety of 18-hole golf courses.
     Delta Hotels is the largest first class hotel company in Canada, which
 manages and franchises 40 hotels and resorts from coast to coast. In the fall
 2000, Delta Hotels was the first hotel company to be awarded the National
 Quality Institute's Canada Awards for Excellence and in February 2001, The
 Globe and Mail's Report on Business Magazine named Delta the 12th Best Company
 to Work for in Canada. Headquartered in Toronto, Delta Hotels is a wholly
 owned subsidiary of Canadian Pacific Hotels & Resorts Inc. For reservations,
 call 1-800-268-1133 or your local travel consultant. For more information,
 visit our web site at www.deltahotels.com.
 
 

SOURCE Delta Hotels
    TORONTO, April 26 /PRNewswire/ - Daishinpan (Canada) Inc. announced today
 that, effective September 10, 2001, Delta Hotels will assume the management
 contract for Ocean Pointe Resort, located in Victoria, British Columbia.
     "We are delighted to now have a strong presence in Victoria with Ocean
 Pointe Resort. Assuming the management of this signature resort is a crucial
 link for us, ensuring the continuity of Delta Hotels in Canadian cities from
 coast to coast," says John Johnston, President, Delta Hotels.
     Ocean Pointe Resort, owned by Daishinpan (Canada) Inc., is currently
 managed by Pacific Harbour Hotels, a Victoria company whose principals are
 Robert McAdams and John Quested. During Pacific Harbour Hotels' term of
 management, Ocean Pointe Resort has received a number of awards, including
 ratings as one of the top hotels and resorts in the world by Conde Nast
 Traveler and the New York-based Zagat organization.
     According to John Quested, President, Pacific Harbour Hotels: "Through
 the efforts of our current team, Ocean Pointe Resort is clearly established as
 one of the leading hotels in the marketplace. We welcome and fully support
 this new partnership with Delta Hotels. Delta's brand will build on our
 success and be vital to strengthening Ocean Pointe Resort's position in the
 future, both nationally and internationally under Delta's brand."
     "We applaud the efforts of the existing team," Johnston agrees. "Both
 Pacific Harbour Hotels and Daishinpan (Canada) Inc. recognize that the brand
 strength of Delta Hotels will be an important link for continued growth and
 success of the resort."
     The resort will be renamed the Delta Victoria - Ocean Pointe Resort.
 Located directly on the inner harbour of Victoria, the resort features
 dramatic views of the city. The resort features 250 rooms, three restaurants,
 a spa and fitness centre, a business centre, and over 6,000 square feet of
 meeting space. The Victoria Conference Centre is just a 10-minute walk, though
 shuttle service is also provided.
     In addition to the resort offerings and services, Delta Victoria - Ocean
 Pointe Resort also offers easy access to a number of destination recreational
 activities, including: whale watching, walking tours of the heritage city,
 sailing and golf. Greater Victoria features a variety of 18-hole golf courses.
     Delta Hotels is the largest first class hotel company in Canada, which
 manages and franchises 40 hotels and resorts from coast to coast. In the fall
 2000, Delta Hotels was the first hotel company to be awarded the National
 Quality Institute's Canada Awards for Excellence and in February 2001, The
 Globe and Mail's Report on Business Magazine named Delta the 12th Best Company
 to Work for in Canada. Headquartered in Toronto, Delta Hotels is a wholly
 owned subsidiary of Canadian Pacific Hotels & Resorts Inc. For reservations,
 call 1-800-268-1133 or your local travel consultant. For more information,
 visit our web site at www.deltahotels.com.
 
 SOURCE Delta Hotels