At Capstone Tea and Fondue, hot iterations range from matcha teas to molten cheese for dipping crusty french bread or fresh vegetables. Hoping to foster a sense of community, Capstone's staff serves shareable plates of tea sandwiches to pair with afternoon sips of rose tea, or sparkling oolong tea spiked with fresh, seasonal fruits. Meanwhile, fondue plates centered around rich melted chocolate are piled with ice cream "truffles"?small scoops of dippable ice creams?fresh fruit, and cookies. More savoury options are available as well, featuring gooey melted organic cheese and bites of veggies and bread.
Churning out diplomas since 1981, School of Mix sends its students through a variety of structured cocktail curriculums for both interested civilians and those who seek a career in professional drink slinging. Establishments around the Vancouver area and in international locales recognize School of Mix certificates and diplomas as indicative of all-around mastery of bar keeping and maraschino-cherry sculpting. Additionally, 75 per cent of those who finish a bartending or wine education go on to work with the school's event-staffing arm, Mix Event Staffing. ++++++++++++++++++++++++ In rooms packed with synthesizers, computers, and turntables, School of Remix's team of seasoned DJs and production engineers packs students' minds with the latest spinning and mixing techniques and technology during comprehensive courses. Coming from all walks of life and musical influences, the eclectic group of turntablists and producers bands together through their passion for music and talent for passing on their tuneful wisdom. Eyes open anew to software such as Logic Pro and Pro Tools, and equipment such as the Traktor Scratch Pro 2 and Serato Itch gets novices started on the right foot as more experienced students graduate to more sophisticated nicknames, such as DJ Shmee Jay.
Working in a sweltering kitchen for hours at a time can be a struggle, but Chef Tracy Rowand has spent more than a decade doing just that. Since graduating with honors from Dubrulle Culinary Institute in 1995, Chef Rowand has been a mainstay of the Vancouver food industry. Currently, she helms Taste to Savour Catering, taking fresh, seasonal ingredients and turning them into customized spreads for weddings, corporate events, and weight-lifting competitions for tables. Sample menus stand as a tribute to Rowand’s training and talent, brimming with creative dishes such as mussels in green curry broth, salmon and chive fritters, and grilled lamb crostini with artichoke puree. Rowand also recently expanded her enterprise with a café, where visitors can sample plates of quiche, naan pizza, and other unique nibbles.
There’s a comforting vibe at Divine Indulgence Café. Even though there's no family currently residing inside, the warm, repurposed house keeps its homelike atmosphere. The dining areas evoke the feeling of a well-worn abode with dark-wood furnishings and shelved knickknacks. The coziness extends to the menu as well, surfacing in comfort food dishes such as fish tacos or guacamole burgers made with house-made beef patties, Havarti cheese, bacon, guacamole salsa, and fresh baguettes. Decadent slices of cake and more than 20 different flavors of tea also add to the cafe's homeyness, as does the the baristas' constant reminders not to play ball inside.
With a stay at Medallion Hotel in Arlington, you'll be close to Arlington Naval Air Museum and Absolute Air Park. This hotel is within close proximity of Gleneagle Golf Course and Portage Creek Wildlife Reserve.
Make yourself at home in one of the 97 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and DVD players are provided for your entertainment. Conveniences include irons/ironing boards, and both cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds are available on request.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
DonÃât miss out on the many recreational opportunities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness facility.
Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Medallion Hotel. At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and laundry facilities. Free parking is available onsite.