Ida Albo & Rick Bel


Co-owners of the Fort Garry Hotel, Spa and Conference Centre & Yoga Public. Ida & Rick are hoteliers, entrepreneurs, yoga practitioners, restaurateurs, philanthropists and volunteers.

Starting in the food and beverage industry with Du Bon Gout, the Sandpiper and Prairie Oyster, they moved into the hotel business when they bought the Fort Gary Hotel in 1993 and have restored it to one of Canada’s hotel jewels. Ida and Rick have served on numerous community boards in Manitoba, including the Health Sciences Centre Research Foundation; Citizens Against Impaired Driving, Pan Am Clinic Foundation and the Forks Foundation