2 nights

The Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa has been welcoming travellers to this beautiful island for close to a century. Situated within a short walk of Sturdies Bay village, the hotel puts all of the island’s activities and attractions at your fingertips. Just 55 minutes by ferry from Tsawwassen, Galiano Island is home to stunning coastal scenery and enough activities to please every visitor, whether you’re an outdoor adventurer, an art collector, or a culture and history aficionado. This 2-night package includes round-trip ferry for two adults and one car, plus a 30-minute Eucalyptus Steam experience at the Madrona del Mar Spa (or an equivalent experience). 



Here's what our customers had to say about Galiano Island Retreat Galiano Oceanfront Inn...

We did enjoy our trip very much. The ferry service was good and prompt. Galiano Inn was perfect in every way.  

Dawn S.

The Galiano Inn and Spa was lovely, the service was very friendly, and the room was great. The food there surprised us with its variety and deliciousness.

Meghan M.

  Booking through BC Ferries was amazing and the fastest way to plan our reunion. Galiano Island Spa Retreat package was an excellent choice for a quick getaway spot and quality time.

Parisa P.

Top 5 things to do

  • Sample local produce at the Saturday farmers' market (seasonal)
  • Drive up to the Lovers’ Leap viewpoint
  • Visit the galleries and shops of Sturdies Bay
  • Relax and rejuvenate with a treatment at the Madrona del Mar Spa
  • Attend the Galiano Wine & Beer Tasting Festival

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

Day 1

Day 1 - Vancouver to Galiano Island

Ferry: Vancouver (Tsawwassen) to Galiano Island (Galiano Island )

Staying at: Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa (Oceanfront Queen West Coast Suite)
134 Madrona Drive, Galiano Island, BC, V0N 1P0

Winding through the scenic beauty of the Southern Gulf Islands, the ferry sailing from Tsawwassen to Galiano Island is the perfect start to this relaxing getaway. After arriving at the Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa, take a walk through the beautiful resort grounds, then walk or bike into the village of Sturdies Bay to browse the shops and galleries. Complete your day with a delicious meal at one of the local restaurants or back at the hotel.

Day 2

Day 2 - Galiano Island

Staying at: Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa (Oceanfront Queen West Coast Suite)
134 Madrona Drive, Galiano Island, BC, V0N 1P0

Whether you’re an art and culture buff, a food and wine connoisseur, or an active type who lives for outdoor recreation, Galiano Island has something for you. Spend a day on the water whale-watching, fishing or kayaking through the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve. Appreciate Galiano’s majestic forests by exploring trails that range from easy walks to challenging hikes. Immerse yourself in local culture by browsing local galleries, boutiques and seasonal festivals. Unwind at the end of the day with dinner and drinks on-site or at one of the local restaurants.

Day 3

Day 3 - Galiano Island to Vancouver

Ferry: Galiano Island (Galiano Island ) to Vancouver (Tsawwassen)

Start the final morning of your getaway with a quiet breakfast on your waterfront balcony, followed by another walk through the village shops, a stroll along the beach or a massage at the spa. Then enjoy a serene 55-minute cruise through the Gulf Islands and across the Strait of Georgia, bringing your trip full circle back to Metro Vancouver. 

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These directions are for planning purposes only. You may find that construction projects, traffic, weather, or other events may cause conditions to differ from the map results, and you should plan your route accordingly. You must obey all signs or notices regarding your route.

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*With a minimum two night stay guests enjoy access to the steam room for 30 minutes per person, per day. When necessary, at the sole discretion of Galiano Inn, a spa treatment of equal or greater value may be substituted as an alternative.

It is recommended to make spa reservations prior to check-in; please contact the Spa directly at: 250-539-3388

Please note, this property's Cancellation and Changes to Services policy varies from BC Ferries Vacations' Terms and Conditions. Cancellation is 7 days prior to arrival.

Please note weekday rates are available. 

Photo credit for fifth image in carousel: Landon Sveinson Photography/Tourism Vancouver Island


Today's price from $339 CAD

+ $14.10 GST. Per person based on double occupancy. Includes ferry & accommodation.

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Package includes

  • Accommodation Two nights’ accommodation at the Galiano Oceanfront Inn and Spa in an Oceanfront Queen Room; max 2 ppl.
  • Extra Value Complimentary Eucalyptus Steam for two (included starting April 1, 2020)*
  • Ferry Round-trip on BC Ferries from Metro Vancouver to Galiano Island for two adults and one car (reservations included)
  • Pets Welcome Pets are welcome; additional charges apply. Please call us to confirm your pet room.

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