Accessibility: Please note that relevant bus routes to campus, along with approximate walking distances to bus stops, have been included underneath hotel information. 

Stay on Campus:

University Residences are making rooms available for attendees of the CAG 2020 meeting on a first-come-first-served basis, with rates as follows:

Single: $56
Twin: $64
Cluster Unit (regular): $230
Cluster Unit (deluxe): $252
Cluster Unit (premium): $257

Some Twins will be rented as Singles at the Single rate.  Cluster units have 4 individual bedrooms, a kitchen area and common area, and 2 bathrooms.  Any four individuals sharing a cluster unit will work out the cost amongst themselves, and only one payment per unit will be accepted. 

The portal for booking the rooms will be open in the second week of January.  These rooms will be held until 30 days prior to the event, and whatever has not been reserved by that time will be released to other guests. 

The following hotels are providing special rates for the Conference (May 25-29, 2020):

Accent Inn

Standard with 2 Queen beds:  $159 (plus tax)
Kitchenette:  $179 (plus tax)
Suite:  $189 (plus tax)

Inclusions:  free continental buffet breakfast, free parking, free WiFi, free local telephone calls, free coffee/tea in guest rooms, free newspapers in the lobby, free use of the internet business station & printer in the lobby, free bike rentals, fitness room

To book, contact Central Reservations at accent@accentinns.com or toll-free at 1.800.663.0298.  To access these rates, attendees need to quote GROUP ID 5805788, “Canadian Association of Geographers”. All reservations must be made prior to the release date of April 25, 2020.

Campus access via public transit: Routes 16/26 have stops within a 10 min walking distance (~30-35 mins by bus)

Chateau Victoria:

Traditional rooms: $198/night (plus tax)
One-bedroom suites: $275/night (plus tax)

Mention “Canadian Association of Geographers” to get this rate.

Campus access via public transit: Routes 4/7/11/14/15 have stops within a 5 min walking distance (~30-35 mins by bus)

Hotel Zed Victoria:

Bachelor Pad:  $155 (plus tax)
Standard: $165 (plus tax)
Suite: $185 (plus tax)

Inclusions:  free parking, free use of Hotel Zed’s shuttle buses, free WiFi, free local telephone calls, free coffee/tea in the lobby 24/7, free newspapers in the lobby, free use of retro typewriter stations in the lobby, free bike rentals, free longboard rentals, activities such as vinyl listening station, ping pong lounge, Wii, waterslide, swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, board games, magazines, books

To book, contact Central Reservations at accent@accentinns.com or toll-free at 1.800.663.0298.  To access these rates, the attendees need to quote GROUP ID 5805825, “Canadian Association of Geographers”. All reservations must be made prior to the release date of April 25, 2020.

Campus access via public transit: Route 4 via a 10-15 min walk to the stop at Douglas and Hillside (Stop ID: 102012) (~30 mins by bus)

Embassy Inn:

Standard Room: $199 (plus tax)

Rate includes a full hot breakfast buffet, parking, and wifi.

Mention group name “UVic conference” and group number “4758” to get this rate.

Campus access via public transit: Routes 4/7/11/14/15 have stops within a 15 min walking distance (~30-35 mins by bus)

Magnolia Hotel & Spa:

Superior Rooms (1 king, 2 queen, or 1 queen):  $289 (plus tax)
Diamond Water View: $369 (plus tax)
Diamond City View: $319 (plus tax)

Ask for the “Canadian Association of Geographers” rate. 

Rates include internet access, local calls, and continental breakfast.

Campus access via public transit: Routes 4/7/11/14/15 have stops within a 5 min walking distance (~30-35 mins by bus)

Ocean Island Inn:

Around $30-35/night in a dorm, based on availability, to a maximum of 8 people.  A credit card is required to hold the reservation.

Campus access via public transit: Routes 4/7/11/14/15 have stops within a 5 min walking distance (~30-35 mins by bus)

Royal Scot Hotel:

Guest Rooms: $178 (plus tax)
Studio Suites: $203 (plus tax)
One Bedroom Suites: $220 (plus tax)

Use the AAA code.  There are courtesy shuttle buses to downtown, where one can transfer to a UVic bus.

Campus access via public transit: Routes 4/7/11/14/15 have stops within a 15 min walking distance (~30-35 mins by bus)

Swans Brewery, Pub & Hotel:

Studio: $162 (plus tax)
One bedroom suite: $196 (plus tax)

All rooms have a fully equipped kitchen.  Mention “UVic” to get this rate.

Campus access via public transit: Routes 4/7/11/14/15 have stops within a 5 min walking distance (~30-35 mins by bus)

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