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BIGGEST TOURIST ATTRACTIONS IN METRO VANCOUVER IN 2014

Posted August 12th, 2014 by Marie-Louise

‘Business in Vancouver’ has just ranked Vancouver’s top tourist attractions: Here they are in descending order:
1 Grouse Mountain Resort (15-20 minute drive from Haddon House)
2 Vancouver Aquarium (35 minute drive from Haddon House)
3 Capilano Suspension Bridge Park (15-20 minute drive from Haddon House)

Also included in the list is the Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel, located just a 7 minute walk from Haddon House.

RHODODENDRON FESTIVAL

Posted April 24th, 2014 by Marie-Louise

The 26th annual Rhododendron Festival returns to the Deer Lake area May 4, 2014 for a free, fun and family friendly event that celebrates Burnaby’s official flower. Take a five minute stroll from Haddon House to the Deer Lake area and enjoy musical entertainment, mini workshops, horticultural and nature tours as well as commercial plant sales, silent auction and more.

A LITTLE LUNCH MUSIC

Posted March 25th, 2014 by Marie-Louise

Stroll down to the Shadbolt Centre to enjoy noon-hour concerts. A Little Lunch Music 2013/2014 Series features Shadbolt Centre music instructors as well as a variety of local musicians in all genres of music including jazz, classical, pop and folk. It generally happens every fourth Thursday of the month at Encores Cafe from 12noon- 1pm and features a special buffet lunch ($12) each month starting at 11:30 – 1:30 pm. Vegetarian options are available.

REMBRANDT & OTHERS @ THE BURNABY ART GALLERY

Posted November 8th, 2013 by Marie-Louise

Be sure to take a 5 minute stroll from Haddon House down to the Burnaby Art Gallery before November 17, 2013 to take in the art exhibition entitled ‘Storms and Bright Skies: Three Centuries of Dutch Landscapes’; the exhibition includes Rembrandt etchings.

TALK OF THE TOWN

Posted September 30th, 2013 by Marie-Louise

Haddon House Bed & Breakfast has just been awarded the 2013 Talk of the Town Customer Satisfaction Award, with a 5 star rating

VALENTINE’S DAY

Posted February 2nd, 2013 by Marie-Louise

Book your stay at Haddon House for Valentine’s Day (February 14) and receive a complimentary bottle of sparkling pear/peach juice along with organic dark chocolates hand-made on Saltspring Island!

OUR GUESTS GIVE US AN A+ !

Posted January 26th, 2013 by Marie-Louise

We appreciate our guests’ appreciation! The following is a recent guest card we received providing us with an A+ rating:
“Johannes & Marie-Louise are superlative hosts – the food is amazing and their kindness overflows. I love HH!” – Joe, Kissimmee, FL

DINE OUT VANCOUVER EVENT JANUARY 18 – FEBRUARY 3, 2013

Posted January 13th, 2013 by Marie-Louise

Enjoy the 2013 Dine Out Vancouver event by reserving a dinner at the idyllic Hart House Restaurant just a short stroll from Haddon House

CHRISTMAS AT BURNABY VILLAGE MUSEUM

Posted November 12th, 2012 by Marie-Louise

Stroll down from Haddon House to the Heritage Christmas at Burnaby Village Museum, starting November 24, 2012 to January 4, 2013. Enjoy the Christmas Light Display – new this year – as well as free gate admission! A fabulous way to spend an afternoon or evening with the whole family.

DEER LAKE SUMMER CONCERTS

Posted July 5th, 2012 by Marie-Louise

Now that summer is in full swing, be sure to check out some of the wonderful concerts taking place in Deer Lake Park, one of British Columbia’s loveliest outdoor concert venues:

Symphony in the Park July 15, 2012

Blues & Roots Festival August 11, 2012