Pender Island

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Known as the friendly islands, the Penders are actually two islands joined together by a bridge, and they are both full of coves and beaches. With their plentiful attractions and activities, the Penders offer an intimate and pastoral setting popular with nature lovers and are the perfect place for family vacations, romantic escapes and quiet retreats.

Top 5 things to do

  • Visit the waterfront parks
  • Swim, dive or kayak in the local waters
  • Indulge in spas, restaurants and shops
  • Play at the Pender Island Golf and Country Club and or play frisbee golf
  • Visit the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve

Featured Pender Island Packages

Poets Cove Resort Pender Island marina Poets Cove Pender Island Retreat

2 nights from $384 CAD
+ $16.45 GST. Per person based on double occupancy. Includes ferry & accommodation. Surcharges may apply.

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