Vancouver’s north central island offers some of BC’s most rugged beauty that BC is so popularly known for. Accommodations on the north island strive to keep in the character of their surroundings by building in ways that compliment the nature around them. For instance, Painter’s Lodge is located amidst the beauty of rock, trees and water offering a great location for fishing, whale watching and other wildlife observing while bringing pleasant accommodations. April Point Resort and Spa is the sister resort of Painter’s Lodge and it is located on Quadra Island. April Point is set on the majestic coast combining rugged beauty with serenity, peace and relaxation. The Painter’s Lodge and April Point offer close access to the ever-relaxing Aveda spa. Tsa-Kwa-Luten, The Oceanfront Resort at Cape Mudge offers an ocean view on the main lodge and also has beachfront cottage accommodations. The resort sits adjacent to the Cape Mudge Lighthouse and where Captain Vancouver came ashore in 1792. Both historic locations are short 10 minute hikes away from the resort along beautiful coastal trails.
Heron’s Landing Hotel is a cozy boutique hotel with graceful accommodations including a rooftop patio and ocean view balconies with free wi-fi and a healthy breakfast. Strathcona Park Lodge is a comfortable home base for exploring the beauty of the Strathcona Provincial Park. The lodge overlooks the shores of the upper part of the beautiful Campbell river and gives access to many outdoor excursions such as wildlife tours, hiking, biking, kayaking, backpacking, rock climbing, and boasts of a ropes course and zip line. The Steep Island Lodge is similar in nature offering many outdoor travel adventures and charters and is available to be rented out for big events such as weddings and family reunions.
The Travelodge Campbell River has an ocean view and a 7 km rotary sea walk available right outside and is great for exercise and/or leisure. For those traveling by RV or looking to rent out a cottage, the Salmon Point Resort RV Park and Marina offers spacious, full hook-up sites for your RV and fully equipped cottages with stunning views of the Georgia Strait and coastal mountains. The Brown’s Bay Resort combines an oceanside RV Park with new rental cabins and a full service marina.
Whether you are looking for something more secluded and private or something that has access to all of the splendor and adventure that the north island of Vancouver, BC has to offer, you will find the accommodations you need to really enjoy your stay.