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Places to Stay on Vancouver Island

Accommodation in the Vancouver Island Region ranges from world-class resorts that have it all, to wilderness campgrounds away from it all, and everything in between.

The Oak Bay Beach Hotel

1175 Beach Drive, Victoria, BC V8S 2N2 • South Island
1-800-668-7758

Your VIP experience. Reimagined. Nestled on the shores of the Pacific Ocean near Victoria, BC - the Oak Bay Beach Hotel is a luxury boutique property like no other. Our facility overlooks the Juan de Fuca Strait and offers breathtaking ocean views of snow-capped Mount Baker in the distance. Just…

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LUXURY AND RECREATION – JUST A SHORT DRIVE AWAY.Bear Mountain Resort is the only urban resort in Canada and offers residents and guests alike, resort living at its finest. Victoria, BC is a sophisticated and charming city with world class recreational opportunities and a year round temperate climate. Visit Bear…

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TOFINO'S LUXURY ADVENTURE RESORT! Come experience the natural beauty, exceptional amenities & handcrafted cuisine at Long Beach Lodge Resort. The Resort is set amongst the native coastal vegetation and takes full advantage of the expansive sandy beach and the open ocean with wild west coast surf...in fact it is one…

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Perched above the Strait of Juan de Fuca, with views of the Pacific Ocean and Olympic Mountains, the resort offers an unparalleled experience to its guests. Newly-added fire pits in the tropical-inspired terrace add an element of casual luxury as visitors are encouraged to enjoy a glass of wine or…

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Crystal Cove Beach Resort

1165 Cedarwood Place, Tofino, British Columbia • Pacific Rim
1 877 725 4213

Nestled among ancient cedars at the edge of the Pacific Ocean in Tofino, enjoy genuine log cabins with spectacular views and all the amenities, including hot tubs and wood burning fireplaces, or choose to rough it style' in our RV park and glamping accommodation. Our family oriented, pet friendly…

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Sooke Harbour Resort & Marina is the perfect year-round getaway, located oceanfront on Sooke Harbour. Just a short 35 minute drive from downtown Victoria, Sooke is a wonderful vacation destination with an abundance of outdoor adventures to suit the needs of many. Fishing, kilometers of scenic coastal hikes, whale watching,…

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Nootka Marine Adventures operates three resorts on Vancouver Island’s West Coast. A variety of activities and custom packages are available ranging from: chartered salmon, halibut, and tuna fishing, historic and wildlife tours, ocean kayaking, and more. Guests may take advantage of boat rentals, fuel sales, moorage, marina services, launch ramp,…

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Black Ball Ferry Line

430 Belleville Street Victoria BC, V8V 1W9 • South Island
250-386-2202

Black Ball Ferry Line operates the M.V. Coho passenger and vehicle ferry linking Victoria, B.C. on Vancouver Island with Port Angeles, WA on the scenic Olympic Peninsula. During the 90 minute crossing, enjoy the ship’s many amenities including the cafeteria, gift shop, duty free store, comfortable interior lounges, solarium and…

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A discovery-filled vacation waits for you in Parksville Qualicum Beach… amazing sandy beaches, picture postcard views, world-class biking and hiking trails, salt-tinged ocean air, and the small-town charm of our communities. Spend some time in Parksville Qualicum Beach and recharge your batteries. Escape the crush of deadlines, traffic jams and over…

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Paradise Mini Golf and Fun Park

375 West Island Highway, Parksville, B.C. V9P 1A1 • Central Island
1-866-325-1874

ESCAPE to a land of fantasy at Paradise Fun Park. We have two 18-hole stunning miniature golf courses, Surf 'N Turf and Treasure Island, bumper boats with water cannons and kiddie bumper boats. Play day or night with our spectacular night lighting! Our redemption games pavilion…

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Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort is the perfect place to start your Vancouver Island vacation. Located just 37 km north of Nanaimo, our Resort is situated on 10.2 beautiful acres of property with peaceful surroundings and incredible landscapes. A short walk will take you to the endless beaches that Parksville is…

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Welcome to Sidney by the Sea. Nestled on the edge of the Salish Sea, with spectacular views of the Gulf Islands and Mount Baker, Sidney offers a fascinating array of fun and memorable things to do only 5 minutes from Victoria International Airport and Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal. Sidney features…

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Kingfisher Oceanside Resort and Spa

4330 Island Highway South, Courtenay, BC V9N 9R9 • North Central Island
1-800-663-7929 or 250-338-1323

Nestled in a coastal forest on the eastern shore of Vancouver Island, the Kingfisher Oceanside Resort and Spa offers breathtaking ocean and mountain views. Pamper yourself in our luxury Pacific Mist Spa where our spa therapies focus on the rich ingredients of the sea – leaving you feeling completely relaxed…

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Lady Rose Marine Services

5425 Argyle Street Port Alberni, BC V9Y 1T6 • Pacific Rim
250-723-8313

Cruise spectacular Barkley Sound on our stout packet freighter the M.V. Frances Barkley. Join us for the day to Bamfield, as we carry mail, cargo and passengers down the Alberni Inlet. Or sail to Ucluelet and discover the Broken Group Islands. Sechart Lodge is the closest accommodations to the Broken…

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Come see why Living Forest was recently awarded Top Tourism Business on Vancouver Island! 53 acres, 305 groomed camping and RV sites with water on three sides. 5 minute drive to downtown and walking distance to shopping, buses and restaurants- yet it feels like you're a million miles away. Treed…

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Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Oyster Bay

12570 Island Highway, Ladysmith, BC V9G 1M5 • Cowichan
(800) 337-0050

Conveniently located off the TransCanada highway minutes from the Nanaimo Airport and Nanaimo Ferry Terminal, the new Microtel Inn & Suites is the perfect base when visiting Vancouver Island for business travel, meetings, weddings, sporting events or for those visiting on leisure. Microtel is equipped with high speed complimentary…

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Wya Point Resort

2695 Tofino-Ucluelet Highway, Ucluelet, BC • Pacific Rim
1-844-352-6188

Nestled in the lush coastal rainforest of Vancouver Island’s west coast, a few kilometres outside Ucluelet and within minutes of the Pacific Rim National Park, Wya Point Resort is an ideal retreat for couples and families offering luxurious lodge accommodations, rustic eco yurts and a family-friendly campground. With direct access…

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Kiwi Cove Lodge

5130 Brenton Page Road, Ladysmith, BC V9G1L6 • Cowichan
250-245-8051

Peaceful Getaway accommodations with a twist of Kiwi Fruit ! 10 acres to explore. 12 spacious guestrooms plus a self contained cottage, wheelchair accessible, one pet friendly room,lots of easy parking, a great choice for your group retreat, reunion, wedding. Located 5 minutes north of Ladysmith town center.

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Vancouver Island Mountain Centre

1 Strathcona Pkwy, Comox-Strathcona C, BC V0R • North Central Island

The Vancouver Island Mountain Centre is a community facility located in a beautiful alpine environment at the base of Mount Washington. The Mountain Centre is a place where people can meet, stay and access a wide variety of alpine activities. The Mountain Centre can serve as a classroom…

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The Cabins At Terrace Beach

1090 Peninsula Road, Ucluelet, BC, V0R3A0 • Pacific Rim
250-726-2101

Check In. Chill Out - Come discover our award winning Cabins and property at Terrace Beach in beautiful Ucluelet (just 20 mins from The Pacific Rim National Park, Long Beach and Tofino area). Rated one of the top places to stay on Trip Advisor! Terrace Beach and Vancouver Island’s #1…

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Best Western Dorchester Hotel

70 Church St., Nanaimo, BC V9R 5H4 • Central Island

Located in the heart of Downtown Nanaimo across from Inner Harbour Walkway, steps away from Port Theatre, Vancouver Island Conference Centre, Nanaimo Museum, Art Gallery, Bastion, as well as some of the City’s best shopping and entertainment, the waterfront playground, and the Nanaimo Casino.

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BC Ferries

1010 Canada Pl Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6C 0B9 • Central Island, Cowichan, Gulf Islands, North Central Island, North Island Region, Pacific Rim, South Island
1-888-BC FERRY (888-223-3779)

From the countless inlets of the Southern Gulf Islands to the untamed wilderness of the rugged North, BC Ferries is the gateway to your next coastal BC journey. Sail through spectacular scenery aboard one of our modern, well-appointed vessels, serving 47 terminals across 25 routes, including three connecting Metro Vancouver…

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Kwa’lilas Hotel

9040 Granville Street, Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0 • North Island Region
1-855-949-8525

The Kwa’lilas Hotel (meaning a ‘place to sleep’) is a premier First Nations four-star destination hotel located on the North Island. The hotel features 85 guestrooms plus meeting space to accommodate up to 150 people. A curated selection of authentic local Aboriginal art can be found throughout the hotel celebrating…

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Wickaninnish Inn

500 Osprey Lane Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0 • Pacific Rim
2507253100

Discover Tofino through the only resort on Chesterman Beach. The Wickaninnish Inn offers magnificent views of the open ocean set against a backdrop of old-growth forest. A dedicated Concierge custom creates readily available Tofino packages such as: wildlife viewing, fishing, ocean sports, and arts and cultural experiences. Uncompromising service and…

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The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa

9805 Seaport Place, Sidney, BC, V8L 4X3 • South Island
250.655.6445

Discover the perfect blend of contemporary style and comfort at our oceanfront boutique hotel in the charming town of Sidney-by-the-Sea. Haro’s Restaurant & Bar is renowned for great local food and tranquility is ever present at Haven Spa. Explore nearby Butchart Gardens, Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre, Victoria Distillers, wineries and…

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Travelodge

Central Island, North Central Island, South Island
1-800-578-7878

Over 95 locations across Canada, 19 locations in British Columbia and 5 on Vancouver Island. Travelodge offers nice rooms, great people and excellent value.

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The Francis Boutique Inn

1536 Peninsula Rd, Ucluelet, BC, V0R3A0, Canada • Pacific Rim
236-600-1750

The Francis is a Eco Luxe Boutique Inn that welcomes you with casual luxury, personalized service and down-home hospitality. Located in the heart of Ucluelet, the four beautifully designed ‘hotel style’ rooms are perched on a hilltop and adorned with harbour views. The Francis is just a short drive away…

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Pacific Sands Beach Resort

1421 Pacific Rim Hwy. Tofino, BC, V0R 2Z0 • Pacific Rim
1.888.565.2322

A MAGICAL PLACE ON THE WEST COAST OF VANCOUVER ISLAND,WITH FRONT-ROW SEATS TO NATURE’S GREATEST WATERPARK. Located beachfront on spectacular Cox Bay on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Pacific Sands Beach Resort Hotel sits on the edge of Pacific Rim National Park, a short scenic drive from Long Beach as well…

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Buccaneer Inn

1577 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 4E3 • Central Island
1-877-282-6337

Closest to BC Ferries Departure Bay Terminal. Spotlessly clean suites with full kitchens, cozy studios and 3 bedroom cottage. Seaviews. Across Harbourside Seawall Walkway. Working harbour neighbourhood. Across from pubs and restaurants. Dive, kayak and bike friendly. Picnic/BBQ area. Laundry. Blazing fast WIFI. TripAdvisor 4.5 / 5 stars. Your friendly…

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Fairmont Empress

721 Government Street, Victoria, BC V8W 1W5 • South Island
(250) 384 8111

Home to fairytale weddings, world famous afternoon tea, and the best martini on the Coast, Fairmont Empress graces Victoria's sparkling Inner Harbour with an iconic presence. This iconic Canadian luxury hotel offers 464 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, and expansive meeting and wedding space adjacent to the conference centre.…

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Member hosts offer a “home-away-from-home” and become your “Island Ambassadors.” They offer a “local’s perspective” and resources to minimize the trial-and-error often faced by travelers. Each B&B or Vacation Rental is unique and located in varied Comox Valley areas and settings–from waterfront farms to historic homes. All are inspected and…

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Merridale Cidery & Distillery

1230 Merridale Road, Cobble Hill, BC, V0R 1L0 • Cowichan
1-800-998-9908

A delicious Cowichan destination—an apple orchard, craft cider house, small batch distillery, and gastropub. Learn about the production of cider and spirits through a tour of the orchard and cellar, and then step up to the bar for a guided tasting of our ciders and spirits. In our pub, enjoy…

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The Oceanfront Hotel

210 First Street. Sointula BC. V0N3E0 • North Island Region

Malcolm Island was listed in Canadian Geographic Travel magazine- Summer 2017, as one of Canada's best island getaways . Pet friendly rooms. Hike lovely trails, relax in the pub or on your deck. Explore the museum/art galleries. We can help you organize whale watching and fishing.…

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Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites

4670 Elk Lake Drive, Victoria, BC, V8Z 5M2 • South Island
250-704-4656

The award winning Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites is locally owned and operated. All rooms come equipped with mini refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee makers. We provide complimentary Optik Wi-Fi, parking, and newspapers. Located conveniently next to the Saanich Commonwealth Pool and a short walk to Elk/Beaver Lake there is never…

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Ocean Village Resort

555 Hellesen Dr Po Box 490, Tofino BC V0R 2Z0 • Pacific Rim
250-725-3755

Tucked away on magnificent MacKenzie Beach, Ocean Village is the Tofino area’s original waterfront retreat. With direct beach access and the Pacific Rim wilderness at your fingertips, our renovated yet rustic, self-contained cabins and indoor pool and hot tub are the perfect affordable getaway for families, couples and dogs!

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Imagine a getaway with miles of beach, boutique shops, art galleries, tasty food and wine, bakeries and coffee shops to linger in, a charming hotel and an inn all within a few kilometres. Lots of cool, relaxed things to do with family and friends within easy walking distance. Beautiful, Oak…

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Inn On Long Lake

4700 North Island Highway Nanaimo BC V9T 1W6 • Central Island
250-758-1144

The Inn on Long Lake is more than just a place to spend the night—your experience starts from the moment you step through your newly renovated room onto your own private balcony and let your gaze stretch across the tree-lined waters of Long Lake. With kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, and pedal-boats at…

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Waters Edge Shoreside Suites

1971 Harbour Crescent, Ucluelet, BC, V0R 3A0 Canada • Pacific Rim
(250) 726-2672

Waters Edge Shoreside Suites is consistently one of Trip Advisors top rated award winning properties. Every peaceful harbour suite has water views of the Ucluelet Inlet and small craft Marina. Guests enjoy outdoor tubs on decks, spacious private suites with west coast casual decor and full kitchens. Located just minutes…

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Howard Johnson Harbourside Hotel Nanaimo

1 Terminal Ave, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5R4 • Central Island
250-753-2241

Welcome to our eco-friendly Howard Johnson Hotel Nanaimo Harbourside centrally located in downtown Nanaimo and across the street from the inner harbour and Seawall. We provide clean and accommodating guest rooms and easy access to the area’s top attractions and close proximity to ferry terminals. Free parking, Free Wi-Fi…

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Brannen Lake RV Park and Campsite

4220 Biggs Road, Nanaimo, BC V9T 5P9 • Central Island
1-866-756-0404

West Coast Paradise nestled amongst a luscious forest of mature trees, creeks & streams featuring a beautiful private beach on Brannen Lake. This family friendly property features over 40 acres and 120 sites of unique and spacious sites including a beautiful large sandy beach with a roped swimming area and…

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Qualicum Beach Inn

2690 Island Hwy W Quualicum Beach, BC V9K 1 G8 • Central Island

The Qualicum Beach Inn is a perfect blend of romance, charm, and convenience. More than just a hotel in our community, we are a reflection of the values and characteristics that make Qualicum Beach such a unique and wonderful place to experience.At the QBI, we take pride in being ambassadors…

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Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites

740 Burdett Avenue, Victoria BC, V8W 1B2 • South Island
1.800.663.5891

Discover Victoria at its finest through an authentic local experience in the heart of downtown. With deeply entrenched roots in the local community and a strong sense of environmental responsibility – we strive to share all that makes Victoria special with each and every guest.

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HI TOFINO Whalers on the Point Guesthouse

81 West Street, Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0 • Pacific Rim
1-250-725-3443 / 1-877-725-3443

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Vancouver Island Vacation Rentals

515 Marine Dr., Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0 • Pacific Rim
1-800-908-8439

Stay in our VERY LARGE 1600-2100 square foot OCEAN VIEW CONDOS during your vacation or rent a fishing lodge with cabins for your corporate getaway in Ucluelet, BC which is 30 minutes south of Tofino. Our condos start at $159 per night during the winter season.

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Shady Shores Beach Resort

6695 Island Hwy. West, Bowser, BC V0R 1G0 • Central Island

Whether you are looking for the seclusion of the Beachfront Cottage, to get away with your family in our 2 bedroom Beachfront Suite or a romantic getaway in our Beachfront Honeymoon Suite, we are waiting for you to arrive. We will be your new favourite getaway to reconnect and explore…

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Old House Hotel and Spa

1730 Riverside Lane, Courtenay, BC V9N 8C7 • North Central Island

The Old House Hotel and Spa is an all-suite hotel, comprised of 2 West Coast-inspired buildings, set along the Courtenay River. Our Ohspa is the perfect way to escape the stress of everyday life with a year-round outdoor heated pool and hot tub. Locals Restaurant showcases fresh local foods from…

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