Holiday Inn Express & Suites Courtenay 2 nights

In the heart of the Cliffe Avenue commercial district, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites is near to the scenic Comox Harbour, just a kilometre away from downtown Courtenay. The hotel features rooms appointed with their deluxe Simply Smart Bedding Collection and Simply Smart guest bathrooms, featuring the Stay Smart Showerhead and granite countertops. It offers guests a complimentary hot buffet breakfast, free wired/wireless Internet access and flat-panel multimedia televisions. Other hotel amenities include a hot tub, an indoor pool with a waterslide, and a full fitness facility as well as on-site self-serve laundry facilities. 

The hotel is located in the charming town of Courtenay, Comox Valley’s urban centre. The surrounding area has some of the most beautiful farmland in Canada. In the summer months, it offers wineries, wine-tasting tours, outdoor recreation, rivers and lakes, and trails with panoramic views. In the winter, nearby Mount Washington, which boasts annual snow levels of 10.5 metres, offers downhill skiing and snowboarding, snowshoeing and snow tubing. You can enjoy dining, museums, galleries and shopping year-round.

Top 5 things to do

  • Hike through the picturesque island and alpine wilderness
  • Take a dip in one of the Comox Valley’s many swimming spots
  • Ski or mountain bike on Mount Washington
  • Visit 40 Knots Vineyard & Estate Winery in Comox
  • Visit Courtenay’s many charming cafés and shops

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: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Comox Valley (Deluxe Room)
220 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, BC, Canada, V9N 2L4

In the morning, you’ll make your way north towards the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal for a scenic 100-minute sailing on BC Ferries that takes you through fjord-like waters, and past mountains blanketed with virgin forests and glaciated peaks. On arrival at the Departure Bay ferry terminal, you’ll continue your journey north to Courtenay.

Day 2

Day 2 - A day of beaches and culture

Staying at: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Comox Valley (Deluxe Room)
220 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, BC, Canada, V9N 2L4

Today, you can relax and explore the beaches, or visit some of the entertaining attractions in the area. Explore history’s riches at the Courtenay and District Museum & Palaeontology Centre, where you can discover the remains of an 80-million-year-old elasmosaur. At the Comox Air Force Museum, you can see many military artifacts, along with a Czech Air Force MiG-21 “Fishbed-J". In the winter, the Comox Valley is a skier’s haven, with many kilometres of cross-country terrain, and Mount Washington, the island’s largest ski hill, with runs for skiers and boarders, and a tube park. You can also go fishing, hiking, mountain biking or kayaking, or you can check out the area’s wineries.

Day 3

Day 3 - Courtenay to Vancouver

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

Allow plenty of time for your return journey to Vancouver, so you can stop en route at the many attractions in the surrounding communities. Then, from Nanaimo, take a 90-minute BC Ferries ride back to Horseshoe Bay.

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Day 1 - Vancouver to Courtenay

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Notes

*Included in your stay enjoy complimentary daily hot buffet breakfast available in the Great Room from 6:30 am to 9:30 am Monday through Friday and 7:00 am to 10:00 am Saturday and Sunday.

Today's price from $249 CAD

+ $9.00 GST. Per person based on double occupancy. Includes ferry & accommodation. Surcharges may apply.

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Package includes

  • Accommodation Two nights' accommodation at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in a Deluxe Room; max. 4 ppl.
  • Includes An F&B Option Receive a daily complimentary hot breakfast per person*
  • 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

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