BC Ferries to offer spa service on Spirit class vessels

by Tim Flanagan on April 22, 2010

Kimberly Jacobson has this story in the Anacortes American:

MJB Properties can move ahead with a planned boat ramp and floating pier south of Anacortes Marina on Fidalgo Bay after getting the OK from the Anacortes Planning Commission last week.

The commission approved a shoreline substantial development permit at its April 14 meeting.

MJB plans to build a 350-foot long by 14-foot wide floating pier to provide temporary moorage for about 14 boats in the 2600 block of T Avenue. The proposal also includes a new commercial boat ramp and a portable building along with associated parking and landscaping.

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[In the immortal words of Buffy, decease
I think I speak for everyone here whey I say ‘Huh?’ —Tim]

VICTORIA – BC Ferries announced today that spa services will soon be available on the Tsawwassen – Swartz Bay route starting mid-May.

BC Ferries is partnering with “C Spa” to enable passengers to treat themselves to a little pampering while travelling on the Spirit of British Columbia and the Spirit of Vancouver Island.

Vacationers can indulge in a manicure or pedicure as they start a holiday. Weary business travellers are able to relax with a neck massage on their way home from a meeting.

“We constantly try to provide new and innovative services on board our ships to appeal to a broad range of customers, cialis 40mg
” said Geoff Dickson, BC Ferries’ Vice President of Catering and Retail Operations. “We are testing the new spa services and we are looking forward to seeing how our customers respond.”

C Spa services will be offered Thursday through Monday on the 7 am, 9am, 11am and 1pm sailings from both Tsawwassen and Swartz Bay. The spa services will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis and will be provided in staterooms on Deck 6, the upper passenger deck.

The cost of the services, exclusive of tax, is as follows:
Manicure $30 French Manicure $35
Pedicure $40 French Pedicure $45
15-minute chair massage $20 C-Mani-Pedi $65

Representatives from C Spa will be stationed at the tour operator’s desk on Deck 5, the main passenger deck, at the beginning of the select sailings. For further information, visit www.c-spa.ca.

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1 Dan April 6, 2011 at 6:05 pm

My wife visited C Spa a few weeks ago and had a marvelous time. She’s already bugging me to go back next month!

-Dan
Webmaster of Inflatable Boats

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