Accommodations

Conference hotel: Inn at Laurel Point, Victoria, British Columbia

Special room rate for CHEA/ACHÉ attendees $184/night.

To book this special rate, use this link the hotel has provided. Or call 1-800-663-7667 or 250-386-8721, or email reservations@laurelpoint.com and quote “Canadian History of Education Association.”

To obtain the special rate you must book by 2 September 2022.

The Laurel Point Inn is also generously offering the special room rate to conference guests who wish to book additional nights pre- and post-conference. Please call or email the hotel to arrange this.

Transportation

By air:

Victoria International Airport (YYJ) is located 25 km north of the downtown and the Inn at Laurel Point.

Air Canada is a preferred airline for the 2022 CHEA/ACHÉ conference and is offering participants a special discount of 5-10 % off fares. To see terms and book, visit aircanada.com and enter the promotion code QVAJFAZ1 in the Promotion Code Box.

WestJet is also offering CHEA/ACHÉ participants a special discount of 2-10 % off fares. To see terms and book, visit www.westjet.com/conventions and use the coupon code 6T6B6UW. (Promo code: travel agent GDS only WCC85.)

Victoria Harbour Airport Terminal is located downtown, less than 1.5 km from the Inn at Laurel Point. Harbour Air provides floatplane service from Vancouver. Kenmore Air provides floatplane service from Seattle.

Car rentals, taxi and shuttle (arranged by you not by CHEA/ACHÉ), and public transportation from the airport to downtown are available.

By sea:

BC Ferries serves Victoria from British Columbia.

The Vancouver-Victoria BC Ferries route is Tsawwassen-Swartz Bay. Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal is located 30 km north of Victoria’s downtown and the Inn at Laurel Point. Public transportation is available from Swartz Bay terminal to downtown Victoria.

The Victoria Clipper serves downtown Victoria from Seattle. (Ferries from other points in Washington are available also.) The Victoria downtown ferry terminal is less than 1 km from the Inn at Laurel Point.