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"Spring is nature's way of saying "Let's Party!"  

- Robin Williams

April is a month to rejoice, rejuvenate and celebrate!  

Rejoice!  After what seemed to be a long, cold winter, the cherry blossoms are finally in full bloom, daffodils and tulips are reaching for the sun and we can once again enjoy the lingering daylight hours.

Rejuvenate!  With a relaxing getaway at Abigail's and a uplifting treatment at 'The Pearl" Spa, for the month of April, Gaynor is offering her signature facial for just $59.00!

 This includes:

- Cleansing and toning with oxygenated steam

- Vegetable Peel to plump and brighten the skin

- 20 minute lymph drainage massage for the face, head and neck

- Customized restoring mask with paraffin dip

- 20% off retail skin care products purchase after the facial

- A $10 gift card towards your next service


Stay with us over Easter weekend and receive an additional 20% off 2 or more nights!  Starting at $146 per night.  Valid April 21st to 26th, based on availability.


Click here to see our great Spring rates and packages!  


Celebrate!  April is the official start of wedding season at Abigail's and this year the fever seems at an all time high.  Whether it's the spectacular Royal Wedding, our in-house guest weddings (there seems to be one every weekend now) or  the highly anticipated wedding of our own team member, Larissa Thiessen on April 30th! It's a time for celebration!

Looking for an easy wedding solution? Let us take care of the details with our Elopement Package.  Click here for more details. 

Mother's Day "Especially for you" Package 

As someone once said "Mother's hold their children's hands for a short while but their hearts forever."  This Mother's Day, show how much you love her in return with our "Especially for you" package.

Starting at $324 CAD

  • One night's accommodation for two 
  • 1 Spa treatment package in "The Pearl" Spa room.  Choose from either a Pearl Pedicure and Escape Facial or an Aromatic Afterglow treatment package including an Escape Facial, aromatherapy steam bath and back, neck and shoulder massage.  Please contact the hotel directly to book treatments.
  • A complimentary glass of wine each, to enjoy at any time during your stay
  • A 4 piece box of Purdy's chocolates
  • Gourmet Breakfast
  • Complimentary parking
  • Evening appetizers
  • Wireless internet
Call 1-800-561-6565 to reserve or click here to reserve online
The Perfect Picnic Package 


We have the perfect way to spend the perfect afternoon with the perfect date in the perfect location.  Enjoy the best summer has to offer with our "Picnic in the Gardens" package.  This delightful afternoon includes:

  • One night's accommodation for two in a Sunflower Room
  • Tickets for 2 to The Butchart Gardens
  • A gourmet picnic lunch for 2 (provisions provided by the hotel)
  • Gourmet Breakfast
  • Complimentary parking
  • Evening appetizers
  • Wireless internet

Starting at just $318, it's the perfect price too!


Call us at 1-800-561-6565 or click here to reserve online

Valid June 1-August 31 

Events Around Town

The Other Emily

Royal BC Museum

Runs until October 10, 2011 

The Royal BC Museum draws on its vast Emily Carr collection to bring you this insightful look at the artists life before she became famous.

Click here for more details  


Crazy For You

Royal Theatre

April 27, 28, 29, 30

This Tony Award winning Gershwin musical is a high energy comedy which includes mistaken identity, plot twists, spectacular dance numbers and classic Gershwin songs like "They Can't Take That Away from Me", "I've Got Rhythm" and "Someone to Watch Over Me".

Click Here for more details


Bastion Square Public Market

Bastion Square

Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays until October 1

From April to the end of September Bastion Square is transformed into a colourful and eclectic European-style, Artisans Showcase and Open-Air Marketplace, with vendors selling original paintings and prints, stained glass, multi-media jewelry, woodwork, pottery, herbal soaps, clothing and accessories, and so much more. Many artisans demonstrate their work on site. Visitors also enjoy entertainment with busking musicians and traveling entertainers.  

Click here for more details 


Get ready for BBQ Season!

Spice up any meat dish this BBQ season with Chef Matt's favourite marinade: 


2 - 12 Scotch Bonnet Chillies (amount of peppers determines the heat)

1 Onion

4 - 5 Shallots

2 bunches Spring Onions

1 cup flat leaf Parsley

4 cloves Garlic

1 tbs fresh Ginger

3 tbs Salt

2 tsp Thyme

2 tsp All Spice

1 tsp ground Black Pepper

1/2 tsp Nutmeg

1/4 tsp Cinnamon

1/8 tsp Cloves

1/4 cup Lime Juice

3 tbs Soy Sauce

2 tbs Oil

1 tbs Brown Sugar

2 tbs Water  


Puree all the ingredients very well in a food processor

Add your desired meat - Chef Matt highly recommends Pork Tenderloin

Let sit overnight

Cook and enjoy! 



In This Issue
Mother's Day Package
Perfect Picnic Package
Events Around Town
BBQ Marinade

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