Rates from $695* per person per night – Two night minimum
Available twice per month; maximum of six vehicles

Tradition. Pride. Excellence. Germans are renowned for producing truly legendary vehicles, and this electrified driving program combines the nation’s grand automotive heritage with the natural beauty of Vancouver Island.

Along with two nights accommodations at the Resort, gourmet dinners at Summit Restaurant and delicious breakfasts is a full-day driving experience with exclusive instruction at Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit. Be sure to book your spot quickly as this package is only offered twice per month and is capped at six vehicles per tour.

Full package from $695* per person per night includes:

  • Two nights accommodations in a Deluxe View Room
  • Dinner[1] each night at Summit Restaurant, all specially prepared by our Michelin-trained executive chef
  • Breakfast[1] each morning at Summit Restaurant
  • A Taste Of Germany driving experience includes:
    • Vehicle rental, fuel, insurance and helmet rental for one driver
    • Guided tour by Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit certified instructors
    • Food and beverage for the day prepared by Summit Restaurant and Paddock Lounge

The German tour schedule includes:

8:00am Meet your fellow drivers and hosts over breakfast at Villa Eyrie Resort
9:00am Pick up your iconic German vehicle for a scenic morning drive (includes pit stops for snacks and photo opportunities)
11:00am Arrive at the world-class Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit
Full facility tour (Clubhouse, Paddock Lounge, observation deck, pit lane and pit garages)
Driver briefing: tradition of German automobiles and driving dynamics
11:45am Dynamic Driving Program
12:30pm Lunch in the Paddock Lounge
1:30pm Circuit program facilitated by our trained driving instructors
3:00pm Circuit wrap up
3:30pm Scenic drive back to Villa Eyrie Resort
4:30pm Arrival back at Villa Eyrie Resort for celebratory German inspired cocktails & dinner along with gift presentation

Additional persons:

For those who wish to travel together during the full-day German tour, passengers or non-driving guests can be added for $150 per person which includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and helmet rental.

For those who wish to rent their own additional vehicle and partake in the full-day German tour, prices start at $899 depending on the rental chosen.

Please note that both prices exclude additional guestrooms and meals outside of the full-day A Taste Of Germany experience.

Current dates of availability for A Taste of Germany:

Tuesday, March 19
Wednesday, April 3
Wednesday, April 17
Wednesday, May 22
Wednesday, June 5
Wednesday, June 26

(Two-night package must be booked for arrivals in the evening before those dates listed above.)

Fleet brands include:

Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Audi, BMW

(Exact model may vary depending on availability and date chosen. Our reservations team will work with you to select the vehicle that’s best for you.)

The Grand Tour

Every A Taste Of Germany experience is preceded by Tour d’Italia, an exclusive driving experience featuring the best of Italian automobiles on the previous day. Learn more about partaking in both day-long events back-to-back via our Grand Tour package which also includes a bonus private tour of Coachwerks Restoration, a classic car restoration and storage facility in Victoria not open to the general public.

*Two night stay minimum; package price based on double occupancy in a Deluxe View room for arrivals Sunday through Thursday. Offer subject to availability; excludes applicable taxes and gratuity. Additional persons and meals are available upon request for an additional cost. Room upgrades available upon request for an additional cost. The day of the driving tour includes automobile, fuel, insurance, Certified Circuit Instructors for road and circuit driving, food and beverages prepared by the Summit and Paddock restaurants, USB with photos & videos, gifts and special awards.

[1]]Alcohol and additional dining purchases not specifically stated in offer details are extra. Each breakfast at Summit Restaurant denotes any food item on the menu; alcohol and gratuities extra. First night’s dinner includes one appetizer, main and dessert for one; second night’s dinner as part of A Taste Of Germany experience is family-style.