Jul 1, 2003 | Marmot, Summer 2003

Stay & Play! Shop & Dine!

The Comox Valley is looking forward to your visit!

Make sure to check out the Comox Valley on your visit to Mount Washington. You’ll find great places to enjoy a meal, find that special gift or to be entertained.
The Comox Valley stretches from Fanny Bay to Saratoga Beach and from Strathcona Park to the Strait of Georgia, and includes Courtenay, Comox and Cumberland, as well as Denman and Hornby Islands. “Alpine to Ocean” describes the endless variety of beaches, mountains, parks, activities and attractions that can be experienced here.

A GENTLER TIME, Antiques Etc. Don’t miss this charming little shop with its affordable heirlooms and friendly staff. Its creative window displays and in-store vignettes regularly attract interior designers, the film industry and an avid following of return customers.

ATLAS CAFE is a global experience with a world of choices! ATLAS serves fresh and innovative cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Diners will appreciate the warm and inviting vibe and we feature fresh desserts, espressos, juices, kids menu and nightly specials. ATLAS CAFE is licensed and non-smoking.

CIBC WOOD GUNDY is proud sponsor of Mount Washington Alpine Resort. This sponsorship includes supporting an innovative cross-country ski program with selected local schools. Call for more information.

The COMOX VALLEY ART GALLERY offers a juried selection of high-quality, original design works showcasing the best of local and regional crafts. For pottery, jewellery and more, CVAG invites you to browse.

COMOX VALLEY FLOOR CENTRE Do you expect the best? You’ll be the envy of your friends. When only the best will do . . . come and visit our experienced and knowledgable salespeople. Free estimates, at the Island’s largest selection of unique floor covering, the COMOX VALLEY FLOOR CENTRE.

DESTINATIONS is a job placement agency sponsored by B.C.s tourism industry, provides a service to employers in the tourism,hospitality and retail fields. In its 8th year of operation, DESTINATIONS saves employers time, energy and money.

DOWNTOWN COURTENAY is an ideal place to spend a day or evening. There are incredible shops and parks to visit, restaurants to experience and things to do on a beautiful day, all set under the gaze of the spectacular Comox Glacier. Visit the Courtenay Museum, art galleries or see a movie. With the new Inland Island Highway, it’s a 20 minute trip from Mount Washington into downtown Courtenay, take Exit 127 (Piercy Road).

At FUTON DESIGNS & INTERIORS we believe good design is affordable. We are an inspirational design shop filled with stunning pieces for your home. Let us inspire you . . . Three designers on staff.

Judith’s 30 year Design Experience has encompasssed Yachts, Textiles and Furniture. She takes pride in ensuring that a client’s home is their dream – not hers. For an appointment call
(250) 338-0262

McCONOCHIE’S FURNITURE AND APPLIANCES has been serving the Comox Valley for 38 years. McConochie’s is locally owned and offers a friendly atmosphere. The store specializes in Frigidaire appliances, Simmons mattresses, La-Z-Boy recliners, Palliser leather and Canwood pine furniture.

Discover the ultimate in relaxed comfort at PENNY TYME FASHIONS. This outlet of fashion, features wash and wear suedes, the latest fashions from Canada and Europe, Tommy Bahama silks and much more. Make time for Penny Tyme Fashions – your FIRST stop for affordable, quality – timeless lifesyle fashions!

Feeling Romantic? Visit the ROMANCE SHOP on Cliffe Ave., near 5th. This upscale adult boutique is where lovers and romantics of all ages shop. We are the Romance Experts! Erotic massage oils, seductive lingerie, plus size specialists, and Kama sutra products. Educational books and videos for couples. Browse through the amazing and fun sex toy department. Special couples corner. BOOK YOUR ROMANCE PARTY TODAY! 338-0669. 3 Locations Courtenay, Victoria and Duncan.

SECOND WIND INTERIORS Home decor with heart & soul – antiques & uniques, kitchenwares, vintage linens, wicker & bamboo, and all sorts of one-of-a-kind furnishings. We’ve recently expanded this fun & friendly consignment shop to over 3400 sq. ft. New treasures arrive daily!

TITA’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT A seasonally changing menu of fresh authentic Mexican cuisine inspired by the freshest local produce and seafood, fresh fruit margaritas, great service, warm and friendly atmosphere with gorgeous garden patio dining. Kid’s menu. Take out available. Open 4:30 p.m. daily.

TULIO’S CASITA offers Fine Dining with a Mediterranean flavour. Family owned and operated, TULIOS has been serving the Comox Valley for over 25 years. To enjoy their specialties of Steak, Schnitzel, Seafood or Lamb at your favourite table, call your Host Teresa at 338-6031 for a reservation. Open Tuesday to Saturday, 625 Cliffe Avenue – at 6th in beautiful downtown Courtenay.

VALHALLA PURE OUTFITTERS are Canada’s “Mountain Sports” Specialists! They feature ~Valhalla Pure~™ outdoor clothing, made right here in B.C. In addition, their knowledgeable, friendly staff can show you all best brands in outdoor clothing, backpacking, climbing and travel gear – all at unbeatable prices – guaranteed!
VALHALLA PURE OUTFITTERS . . . for the adventure! All locations open every day!

YAMATO is the only place in the Comox Valley you can enjoy traditional Japanese food. The fully licensed eatery has wide menu selection including sushi, teriyaki and tempura. Open for lunch Tuesday to Friday, dinner Monday to Satuday and take-out. Closed Sunday.

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