Courtenay Best Western Plus Westerly Hotel 1 night

Starting with a magnificent ferry sailing across the Strait of Georgia and a drive along the coast of Vancouver Island, this trip invites you to enjoy the picturesque and friendly city of Courtenay. Located a short distance away from Strathcona Provincial Park and other outdoor destinations, Courtenay provides easy access to hiking and mountain biking for all skill levels, and there are also six local golf courses open year-round. A charming collection of shops, museums, galleries and restaurants showcases Courtenay’s unique blend of small-town charm, urban services, diverse culture and rich history.

This tour package includes one night stay at the Best Western Westerly Hotel, round-trip ferry between Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island for two adults and one car.

Top 5 things to do

  • Enjoy unspoiled wilderness by hiking the trails of Strathcona Provincial Park
  • Explore local culture and history at the Comox Valley Visitor Centre and the Courtenay and District Museum & Palaeontology Centre
  • Get your adrenalin fix on the Comox Valley’s extensive mountain bike trail network
  • Play a round of golf surrounded by stunning mountain scenery
  • Sample the Comox Valley’s bounty by visiting a few of the 500+ local wineries, orchards and farms

Additional Activities can be added to your package during the booking process

Day 1

Day 1 - Vancouver to Courtenay

Ferry: West Vancouver (Horseshoe Bay) to Nanaimo (Departure Bay)

Staying at: Best Western Plus Westerly Hotel (Premier Room)
1590 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, BC, V9N 2K4

An idyllic 100-minute cruise across the Strait of Georgia takes you from Horseshoe Bay to Nanaimo on Vancouver Island. From there, a drive of just over an hour along the coast brings you north to Courtenay, where urban amenities mingle with small-town ambience in the perfect combination. After checking in to your hotel, take in Courtenay’s unique charm with one of the self-guided walking tours from the Comox Valley Visitor Centre.

Day 2

Day 2 - Courtenay to Vancouver

Ferry: Nanaimo (Departure Bay) to West Vancouver (Horseshoe Bay)

Start your day by taking a relaxing waterfront walk or visiting some local shops and galleries before driving south along the coast to the Departure Bay ferry terminal. A picturesque ferry ride will set your senses at ease as you sail through the gorgeous Strait of Georgia on your way to Horseshoe Bay on the mainland.

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Today's price from $189 CAD

+ $5.73 GST. Per person based on double occupancy. Includes ferry & accommodation. Surcharges may apply.

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Package includes

  • Accommodation One night's accommodation at the Best Western Westerly Hotel in a Premier Room; max. 4 ppl.
  • Ferry Round trip on BC Ferries from Metro Vancouver to Vancouver Island for two adults and one car
  • Pets Welcome Pets are welcome; additional charges apply. Please call us to confirm your pet room.
  • Accessible Rooms Available Wheelchair accessible rooms are available. Please inquire with a travel consultant for more details.

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