Tourism BC - Accredited Accommodation
Working in partnership with the province's fast-growing tourism industry to ensure continued long-term success for British Columbia as a visitor destination.
The Knotty Pine Cabin and the Sunset Suite of Tranquility Bay are proud to be Tourism BC Approved Accommodation.
The high standards of Tourism BC are part of Tranquility Bay's goal to be your home away from home. We want you to feel as comfortable here as we do. Learn more about Tourism BC.
Tourism British Columbia was established in June 1997 as an independent, industry - led corporation with a dedicated funding formula, tied to the performance of the tourism industry.
Mandate of Tourism BC
- To promote development and growth in the tourism industry
- To increase revenues and employment throughout B.C.
- To increase the economic benefits generated by this vital sector
Programs of Tourism BC
Visitor Services - provide information to travelers via Visitor Info Centres, the toll-free Super, Natural British Columbia reservation and information service, and distribution of BC travel guides to points all over the world.
Accommodation Services and Standards - encourage enhancement of tourist accommodation, facilities, services and amenities in BC through inspection and star rating systems. Approved properties are featured in the BC Accommodations Guide.
Education and Training - building a professional, well-trained workforce to ensure consumer loyalty and repeat business. Delivers world-class training programs such as SuperHost as well as job standards, certification and career development programs through its association with the Pacific Rim Institute of Tourism.
Research and Economic Analysis - provides research to industry partners for measurement, evaluation and management of growth in all sectors. Major projects include the British Columbia Visitor Study.
Business Development - responsible for consumer, corporate and industry communications as well as the development of new revenue-generating opportunities.
Marketing and Sales - consumer-driven strategies target key geographic markets to increase demand for Super, Natural British Columbia as a preferred travel destination.