Thank you to all our regular customers inquiring about booking a stay or visiting our various outlets here at the Park Place Lodge. We value your continued support and patience as Park Place Lodge works with the community and province in addressing Covid-19. As with all of our tourism partners in the community and the province, we are asking travelers to help flatten the curve, now, so that we can safely travel when ready, this winter season.
As of Monday December 7th, the BC Government has continued with its restrictions, valid now until January 8, 2021. The restrictions related to travel and visitation includes:
- ORDER – Masks mandatory in public indoor spaces, this includes common areas, retail and dining (but not at your table when eating/drinking). Exemptions for those with health conditions (can’t wear one), those who can’t put a mask on independantly and for children under 12 years of age.
- Travel Advisory – BC Government stipulates that non-essential travel should be avoided until after January 8th. This includes travel into and out of B.C. and between regions of the province. For example: do not travel to visit friends or family outside of your household or core bubble. Consider postponing your trip instead of cancelling. Hotels and resorts are working hard to accommodate guests impacted by COVID-19.
- ORDER – No social gatherings, must limit to immediate household (exception for single person households). Special important gatherings of up to 10 for funerals/weddings etc allowed if protocols followed and safety plan developed and available.
- ORDER – No events/gatherings where people come together from different households (ie. original rule of up to 50 people not supported).
If you are concerned about how these restrictions will affect your travel decisions or wish to postpone or rebook your stay for a later date, please reach out to our reservations team and we will be happy to assist.
Please keep in mind that hotels are deemed an essential service and our operations continue to operate during these restrictions with extensive Covid-19 safety protocols in place. Overnight accommodations can be booked by contacting our reservations team at 250.423.6871. In addition our Pub Bar & Grill is open daily for dine-in and take-out from 12 Noon to 10 PM. Our Spirits Beer & Wine Shop is also open daily 9 AM – 10 PM and now offers convenient on-line ordering.
As a final note to our customers, please expect a new way of experiencing Fernie and the Park Place Lodge this winter as we progress through the government protocols and new safe ways of offering our services. This includes adjusted operating hours as well as limited drink and food menus. We have also added new protocols and our service team has extra health and safety responsibilities, this may impact the style or speed of service. Our goal is create a safe and enjoyable environment for our guests as well as staff. We are doing our best to try and get it right and would be thrilled if you are willing to share your feedback. Do you have any awesome ideas that would improve your experience? Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As we enter the last days of a very challenging 2020, we encourage everyone to stay safe, wear a mask, and wash your hands. In addition, we encourage those of you here in Fernie to continue to shop local and support local as we head into the Christmas holiday season.
Again, we truly appreciate your support while we navigate this situation together and we look forward to welcoming you at the Park Place Lodge.