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Wing Creek Resort Named in Top 10 Resort Inns in the World!

We are thrilled to be named as one of the Top 10 Resort Inns in the world -- and the only Canadian property on the list! Our guests often tell us that we offer exactly what they thought Canada would be like, so we feel we are representing our country well! 

The list was published by, which represents 12,000 vacation properties and 75,000 rooms worldwide.

We are very proud to be representing Canada on this impressive list of award-winning international resort inns. Tourism is the 4th fastest growing industry in the workd, represents about 2% of Canada's GDP and employs about 600,000 Canadians. We are hoping to help grow this industry in our area and our country in our own small way. As a small property operating in a pristine and remote area we constantly strive to create awareness of our resort and this beautiful area.

Wing Creek Resort is recognized as a top resort inn of the world, providing the best travel experience in this category and we are really proud of this achievement. We offer a unique guest experience and provide a level of personalized service that is simply not possible for a large property or a corporate chain to deliver. We love what we do and our guests can tell that we do. We have built this business from the ground up and it reflects our values, such as preserving the environment and the power and beauty of nature, and our passion, such as providing a restorative experience that truly makes a difference to the lives of our guests. Our guestbooks overflow with positive comments and enthusiasm for what we do and one of the most frequent commentst we receive is that we are located in Paradise. We are excited to attract more tourists to our area to enjoy the experience we offer and we're hoping that achievements like this one will help us do just that.

“These award-winning inns, including Wing Creek Resort, really showcase bed and breakfasts and inns that often become a destination to discover, and not just a place to stay,” says Gregory Sion, general manager of “Travelers select bed and breakfasts because they enjoy staying in a one-of-a-kind place that offers not only character, special amenities and unmatched hospitality, but also enables them to discover new experiences.”

As travellers, we seek out these unique off-the-beaten-path experiences ourselves so we are delighted to be able to provide them for our guests from all over the world. Creating an experience that our guests feel is genuinely authentic and immerses them in our local culture is something that we work really hard to provide., based in Austin, Texas, is owned by HomeAway, Inc, which operates the world's leading online marketplace of vacation rentals. helps travelers find and book the ideal B&B or small inn through informative descriptions, photos, and more than 210,000 consumer reviews.

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