Hotel Blog

posted by: Ramada Duncan on: November 03, 2019


Are you a coach or a parent looking for a hotel to accommodate your team for an upcoming tournament in the Cowichan Valley?! Well look no further! Listed below are 5 reasons why sports teams love staying with us.

1. We Can Host Team Meals & Team Meetings

We have 5 banquets spaces on property that are perfect for hosting team meetings and team meals. Take the stress of planning meals away by letting our Events Manager, Mary Lionas organize it for you! We offer on the go bake shop items for a light snack as well as breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets to fuel the team. Pre-order your meal to be ready when you are. To inquire and book our meeting spaces and catering options email Mary at

2. We Do Team Pricing

We know the cost of traveling out of town with a large team (and their families) can become quite pricey! That’s why we are happy to offer teams and groups a discounted rate! Call the Front Desk at 250-748-4311 to inquire about your group rate.

3. Location Location Location! 


The Duncan Ramada, located right off the Trans-Canada Highway is the perfectly located Duncan Hotel. We are only 3 minutes away from the Cowichan Community Centre Hockey Rink and the Cowichan Secondary School and 17 minutes away from Brentwood School and Shawnigan Lake School. The Cowichan Sportsplex is a quick 5 minute drive or 20 minute walk away, We are also right across the street from the Duncan Plaza and mall, which includes Sport Check, perfect for anyone who forgot to pack their gear!

4. Loads Of Parking

With a huge lot and ample parking, maneuvering in and out with your van or school bus will be a breeze. And the best part is, it’s free! We are happy to offer complimentary parking to our hotel guests.

5. Our Friendly Family Rooms!


 We have suites! Perfectly suited for larger families or families with dietary restrictions, is our kitchenette suites. We have 3 different suite options that come with a full sized fridge, a freezer, oven and microwave. Call the Front Desk to find out which option fits your family the best! Another popular room type we offer is our rooms with two queen beds which come equipped with a mini-fridge and microwave, great for storing and reheating your snacks. This room type can accommodate up to 4 people, and is ideal for teams.
Another Bonus to staying at our hotel is our onsite restaurant, The Old Fork, Open for takeout, or dine in 7am – 9pm.
At the Ramada Duncan you will enjoy comfortable guestrooms and friendly service, at a rate that makes it easy to stay.