MIAMI, FL (April 10, 2015) — Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq: IILG), announced the affiliation of Club Intrawest – Ucluelet. Set in the coastal village of Ucluelet on Vancouver Island just minutes from the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, it is the ninth Club Intrawest property to join Interval’s global network.
“Much like our other resorts, Ucluelet is situated in a one-of-a-kind setting that offers extraordinary opportunities for outdoor activities,” says Club Intrawest President Trevor Bruno. “Our off-the-beaten-path locations appeal to our discerning Members, many of whom travel the world seeking unique vacations combined with high-end services and amenities.”
“Club Intrawest-Ucluelet is paradise for nature lovers,” said Bryan Ten Broek, Interval’s senior vice president of resort sales and marketing. “It’s an impressive addition to Intrawest’s exceptional portfolio of properties in ski, beach and golf destinations. We are thrilled to welcome another of its resorts to our network.”
The quaint town of Ucluelet is known for its lush, awe-inspiring surroundings. Its magnificent mountains and rainforests are matched only by the wide range of activities that are easily accessible to vacationers. Travelers can hike the Wild Pacific Trail, whale watch off the Barkley Sound, witness abundant wildlife, surf off Wickaninnish Beach, kayak in the Ucluelet Harbour, or simply relax on the beach.
Club Intrawest – Ucluelet is located within the Water’s Edge Resort (winner of TripAdvisor’s 2014 Certificate of Excellence) on the west coast of Vancouver Island, overlooking Ucluelet Harbour. The freshly renovated accommodations are spacious one- and two-bedroom Vacation Homes designed in a beach-cottage style with unobstructed views of either the inlet or marina. All Vacation Homes have full kitchens, balconies, and patios. Resort amenities include a private Member lounge, wireless internet in all suites, and an Aveda concept spa.
Club Members will enjoy membership with Interval International and its host of benefits, including the opportunity to redeem Resort Points for stays at other resorts in the Interval network. New Members will receive either Interval Gold® or Interval PlatinumSM upgraded benefits, depending on the number of Resort Points purchased. Interval Gold members receive discounts on Getaway vacation rentals, ShortStay Exchange®, a personal concierge service available 24/7, Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® membership and benefits, and special offers at hotels, restaurants, and retail outlets worldwide.
In addition to the Interval Gold advantages described above, Interval Platinum members are also eligible to receive an array of best-in-class leisure and lifestyle benefits and services. These include US$50 Getaway discounts, priority Getaway viewing, Platinum Escapes, free Guest Certificates, and airport lounge membership.
Each Club Intrawest property is individually designed to reflect the nature, culture, and architecture of its region. In addition to Ucluelet, the Club Intrawest destinations include: Whistler, Panorama and Vancouver in British Columbia; Tremblant, Québec, and Blue Mountain, in Ontario; Palm Desert, California; Sandestin, Florida; and Zihuatanejo, Mexico.
About Interval International
Interval International operates membership programs for vacationers and provides value-added services to its developer clients worldwide. Based in Miami, Florida, the company has been a pioneer and innovator in serving the vacation ownership market since 1976. Today, Interval’s exchange network is comprised of more than 2,900 resorts in over 80 nations. Through offices in 16 countries, Interval offers high-quality products and benefits to resort clients and approximately 2 million families who are enrolled in various membership programs. Interval is an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of non-traditional lodging, encompassing a portfolio of leisure businesses from exchange and vacation rental to vacation ownership.
About Club Intrawest
Club Intrawest is a unique vacation club made up of a small, tight-knit community of Members. These Members share ownership of beautifully crafted Vacation Homes across Canada, the United States, and Mexico and have access to hand-picked hotels, resorts, and lodging properties through ExtraOrdinary Escapes, Intrawest’s private exchange program. The Club is built on a dedicated team of seasoned, industry professionals who help Members create the best vacations of their lives. Club Intrawest is operated by wholly owned subsidiaries of Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SNOW).
Source: Interval Leisure Group
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