Quality Hotel & Suites
6465 - 201 Street
Langley, BC V2Y 0G8
Phone: (604) 534-5110
Fax: (604) 534-5170
Douglas Park is a delightful stretch of green in the heart of Langley. The park serves as a recreational zone as well as a community bonding space. The picturesque park is home to the Douglas Recreation Centre (DRC) and the Spirit Square. In 1982, a meeting house for the bowls sport team was established. The recreation center has a beautiful cherry blossom tree, welcoming guests into its premises. The Spirit Square is a stage that hosts entertaining performances. The dome covering of the stage is akin to a woman's bonnet.
The Pitt Meadows Heritage Hall is officially one of the few heritage structures in the city. Built in early 1930s, on the destroyed site of a charred one floor structure, the Heritage Hall building has two spacious floors. This same hall served as the location for municipal offices on the ground floor and as a large common hall on the first floor. After a refurbishment in the 1970s, the heritage hall has been preserved for tourist sightseeing and other city council purposes. The hall also has a mention on the Canadian Register of Historic Places, making it a must visit.
Kanaka Creek Regional Park, is a park located around the banks of the eponymous creek. It begins at Fraser River, and extends all the way till Webster's Corners community, which stretches for around 11 kilometers (seven miles). Spread across 400 hectares (988.42 acres), this protected land is a great recreation zone where you can get cocooned in nature. Scenic trails running through the park offer hikers an exhilarating experience. The best part of the park is at the emergence, The Riverfront area. Picnic tables and boat launch pads can be found here.
Greater Vancouver Zoo is a great place for adults and children alike to know more about the animals, zoo environment and its impact in the natural world. The zoo's aim to become a world renowned zoological institute is seen in their animal and habitat conservations as well as educational activities. There have been animals who were rescued, rehabilitated and sent back to the wild, while some who have taken permanent residency here. Enclosures of various wild animals draws an awe inspiring sigh and respect from all visitors and reminds us of the need of conservation. Overall its an exciting place to take your kids along and to see them jumping with joy each time they see an animal is just worth it.
The Good Shepherd aims to make the society a better place to live in. This it does by fostering harmony and peace in the community. This stunning, modern church is home to a multitude of local and cultural events from time to time. It has a capacity to hold 800 people during major events and festivities. Call for more details.
Located on the border of Surrey in British Columbia and Blaine in Washington, the Peace Arch is a symbol of amity between United States of America and Canada. Established by Samuel Hill, a pioneer for the nation's economic development, it was erected in 1921, celebrating the signing of the Treaty of Ghent. The Peace Arch is a beautiful white structure that stands at a height of 20.5 meters (67 feet).
The Peace Arch is a significant monument that stands erect on the Canadian-United States border. The monument dates back to the year 1921, and is a symbol of peace between these two nations. This site was included in the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.
With more than 10 acres ( 4.046 hectares) of open space on offer, Holland Park is one of Surrey's best spots for a day of fun. Situated in the city center, this vast expanse of greenery also features the Holland Gardens, complete with horticultural displays and a waterfall. Summer brings a number of community events to the park, among which the Fusion Festival, held every year, is just one.
A dream of Jana Schmidt, this five-acre property was converted into a horse farm to provide shelter and nurture to many thoroughbreds. This beautiful space is also a prominent venue for various concerts, cultural fairs and other interesting events. For further details on horse farm and its upcoming events, please check website.
Crash Crawly's Adventure Fun Centre offers little kids a fun place to embark on their own exploration. This place offers children a safe environment to engage in fun activities. They have soft play structures, laser tag area, a toddlers zone, toy trains, ball pits and more. Stuffed-toy lovers can have a gala time at the 'Teddy Zoo Party', where they can create their own teddies. The cafe offers parents and children a break to rejuvenate themselves.
The Mundy Park is a haven for sports as well as nature lovers. Scenic trails, picturesque views of the Mundy Lake and Lost Lake make for a perfect spot to explore the beauty of nature. Apart from that, it features an outdoor pool, playground, picnicking area and so forth.
Want to spend a warm Sunday afternoon lazing around the park? Head to Mackin Park and enjoy a lazy day out with family and friends. The tennis, softball, baseball and soccer arenas on-site are ideal spaces to practice your sporting skills. You can also feast your eyes on the picturesque views this park offers as you take a long and leisurely stroll around the park. An ideal picnic spot, you will find hoards of families enjoying a quiet day out at this park. Famous for hosting the annual Festival du Bois, the park attracts hoards of tourists year after year. Call the City Park Council for more details.