Located in the heart of British Columbia's "Cowboy Country" Echo Valley Ranch & Spa is a unique venue for a conference. The ranch provides over 3,000 sq. feet of meeting & event space, exceptional service & facilities along with the peaceful tranquility of the surrounding countryside. A perfect corporate event location for small conferences, seminars or retreats, guests at Echo Valley Ranch can enjoy of a wealth of activities at and around the Ranch while attending the event. Echo Valley Ranch has been awarded as one of the Best for Service by TripAdvisor and is a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
Echo Valley Ranch & Spa can accommodate up to 50 guests for overnight accommodation with corporate event space for up to 150 people. The main floor of the spectacular Baan Thai building is 3,000 sq. ft. and equipped for most any corporate event, conference or meeting requirement. Other event space areas include the Cariboo Spa reception room, Dove Lodge living room and dining area, outdoor BBQ kitchen & campfire area, along with several large outdoor patios and the ranch lawns. With North America's only authentic Baan Thai spa pavilion, the ranch is an exotic fusion of western and eastern influences which won’t be found at other corporate event venues. Thinking outside of the box has never been so inspired.
The Echo Valley Ranch & Spa Baan Thai building is the only one of its kind in North America. Designed by Dr. Pinyo Suwankiri, architect to the Thai Royal family, the unique space blends traditional Thai design and structure - Master Craftsman in Thailand carved many of the decorative pieces, with a distinct Canadian flair.
Offering sweeping valley vistas that will inspire creativity, focus, and out-of-the-box agendas, this self-contained centre provides 3,000 sq. ft. of versatile meeting space with high-tech equipment and presentation materials.
While there are numerous activities in and around the ranch from self-guided hikes (for all levels) mountain biking and horseback riding to fly-fishing at nearby lakes and rivers, the landscape provides any number of additional options to create one-of-a-kind programs.
For example, your agenda could include a Photo Safari, or soft adventures such as white water rafting, panning for gold and traversing the canyon in a "Capture the Flag" team contest hike. City slickers can learn to rope cattle and barrel race while Corporate Scavenger Hunts take on an eco-twist. At Echo Valley, your imagination has no bounds.
On-site activities staged from Echo Valley Ranch include guided horseback riding, riding lessons, guided hikes & nature walks, mountain biking, bear-viewing, fly-fishing on the private ranch ponds, panning for gold, Fraser Canyon safari, gymkhana horseback riding games, geo-caching, ranch animal team building (collect eggs, feed horse), roping and horse training demonstrations, evening entertainment featuring authentic Thai Food and traditional Thai dancing, campfire BBQ, Thai & Western cooking lessons, traditional Thai fruit carving and winter sports including snowshoeing, ice fishing and snowmobile.
A few example of off-site activities include golf at nearby world-class Tobiano Golf Course, White-Water rafting, Flightseeing, photo safari, fishing excursion and geo-cache en-route to the ranch.
Echo Valley has two first class spas, the Baan Thai spa offers traditional Thai therapies, while the Cariboo Spa provides both Western and European treatments for men and woman. We can plan treatments throughout the day or into the evening after your meeting or event.
Stays at Echo Valley are all inclusive with three gourmet meals daily, themed and styled to your group's preferences. Western-styled BBQs around the fire, with Western entertainment is a favourite. The ranch has its own organic vegetable and herb garden; raises its own organic beef, and other farm products are available nearby. Meals are prepared in an open kitchen (cooking lessons are available). Any dietary requirement can be accommodated. Thai night, which showcases beautifully prepared Thai food, carvings, traditional dancing, is an Echo Valley specialty.