Parksville Holiday Retreat Tigh-Na-Mara 2 nights

Have yourself a merry little getaway to Parksville! This BC Ferries Vacations Holiday Getaway includes a 2-night stay at Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort, return ferry, a $50 Chevron gift card, a $40 resort credit and parking! Plus, a holiday treat is included with packages booked for travel departing in December.
Book by January 5 for travel before February 28, 2020.

The family-friendly Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort offers three restaurants and an award-winning full-service Grotto Spa with luxurious services and treatments.

Parksville itself has endless sandy beaches that teem with wildlife, and Parksville Beach was recently named one of the top six beaches in North America by Better Homes & Gardens magazine. A year-round beachcomber’s paradise, it’s renowned for its wide tidal sand flats, sun-warmed water and abundant natural beauty.


Top 5 things to do

  • Walk the beautiful sandy beach in Rathtrevor Provincial Park
  • Visit Morningstar Farms, home to Little Qualicum Cheeseworks and MooBerry Winery
  • Visit the Coombs Old Country Market, famous for the goats on the roof
  • Spelunk in the caves at Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park
  • Relax and rejuvenate with a treatment at the Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara

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

Day 1

Day 1 - Vancouver to Parksville

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

Staying at: Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort & Conference Centre (Jedediah Room)

In the morning, you’ll make your way to the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal for a scenic 100-minute BC Ferries voyage. On arrival at the Departure Bay terminal, you’ll continue your journey north to Parksville, where you can spend the rest of the day enjoying the resort’s amenities or head out to explore the community.

Day 2

Day 2 - Parksville

Staying at: Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort & Conference Centre (Jedediah Room)

Spend the day enjoying the resort’s amenities, golden hard-packed sand beaches bordered by gentle Pacific rollers, and four-season recreational activities in the surrounding area. You can also enjoy the Grotto Mineral Pool at the Grotto Spa.

Day 3

Day 3 - Parksville to Vancouver

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

After spending the day enjoying the amenities and surrounding area of Parksville, you can depart for the ferry. Stop at the many attractions en route. Then, from Nanaimo, take a 100-minute ferry ride back to Horseshoe Bay.


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Day 1 - Vancouver to Parksville


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*Plus GST and surcharges. Prices quoted are per person in Canadian dollars based on double occupancy and include ferry as outlined for two adults and one car. Valid for new bookings only for a limited time. Promotional blackout dates may be applicable. Holiday welcome gifts are available while quantities last, during the month of December. Book by January 5, 2020 for stays prior to February 28, 2020. Additional restrictions may apply.


†Limited quantities available. Limit of one voucher provided per package booked. Chevron Gas voucher will be physically mailed to the purchasers address after purchase of the package. An additional package cancellation fee of $50 fee will be charged to purchaser if package is cancelled. 


Blackout dates may apply.


***$40 Resort Credit is based on a minimum two night stay per room per stay.  This credit can be used towards the gift shop, Cedars Restaurant and Lounge, Recreation Program, Grotto Spa and Treetop Tapas & Grill.

Today's price from $265 CAD

+ $9.70 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 Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort & Conference Centre in a Jedediah Room; max. 4 ppl.
  • Car Rental $50 Chevron gas credit†
  • Extra Value Holiday Welcome Gift with a $40.00 resort credit per room per stay***
  • Ferry Round trip on BC Ferries from Metro Vancouver to Vancouver Island for two adults and one car
  • Parking Included Complimentary parking for BC Ferries Vacations guests
  • Pets Welcome Pets are welcome; additional charges apply. Please call us to confirm your pet room.

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