Posted March 2, 2013 by Adam Toren in Top Ten

Top 10 Places to Stay in BC

Top 10 Places to Stay in British Columbia, Canada

British Columbia, as it’s license plates state, is the most beautiful place on Earth. With pristine wilderness settings offering every kind of vacation BC has something for everyone. Wether your idea of a great vacation is to live it up in the great city of Vancouver or to relax in a cabin along a remote river on Vancouver Island, you will find something on this list to get you excited for a visit to the west coast of Canada.

Accommodation in British Columbia can be whatever you want it to be, from roughing to staying in luxury to going heli fishing in the middle of nowhere. No matter your lifestyle, one thing is for sure, British Columbia can provide you with your dream vacation.

10. Redfern River Lodge – North Tweedsmuir Park BC

Redfern River Lodge is located at Eagle Bay on Eutsuk Lake in the 2.5 million acre North Tweedsmuir Park in British Columbia, Canada. The lodge is permitted to fish 15 lakes and 4 rivers with world class fly fishing. Some of these waters may not have been fished in years. Fly in fishing trips to pristine untouched waters… adventure and relaxation all in one.

Website: Redfern River Lodge – BC Fishing Lodge
Location: North Tweedsmuir Park, British Columbia

9. Eagle View House – Queen Charlotte Islands, Masset BC

Spend your vacation in the peace, tranquility and pristine beauty of the Queen Charlotte Islands. The custom-designed waterfront property offers an ideal home base for your Queen Charlotte Islands adventures. Experience the finest saltwater fishing where it’s still possible to catch a 60+ pound Salmon and huge Halibut.

Website: Eagle View House
Location: 1650 Delkatla Street, Masset, British Columbia

8. Gulf Island Cabin – Pender Island BC

The gulf islands are made up of over 200 islands, located just north of the San Juan Islands, the southern gulf islands lie between Vancouver Island and Vancouver on the mainland coast of British Columbia. Enjoy a little “island time” at this quaint and cozy cabin on Pender Island.

Website: Gulf Island Cabin
Location: 4702 Schooner Way, Pender Island, British Columbia

7. Birds of a Feather Bed and Breakfast – Victoria BC

Birds of a Feather is a waterfront B&B with private luxury suites on the western shoreline of Victoria BC at the storied Esquimalt Lagoon. All the hospitality and great breakfasts you would expect at a B&B, yet with the privacy of your own suite.

Website: Birds of a Feather Victoria Bed and Breakfast
Location: 206 Portsmouth Drive, Victoria, British Columbia

6. Fairmont Hotel Vancouver – Vancouver BC

Like the city of Vancouver that surrounds the Fairmont, the hotel is rich in history and natural beauty. Check out the luxurious Absolute Spa, Fairmont Gold floor, state-of-the-art health club, award-winning restaurants and an array of designer shops.

Website: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Location: 900 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, British Columbia

5. Brentwood Bay Lodge & Spa – Brentwood Bay BC

The Brentwood Bay Lodge & Spa is the number one rated 5-Star hotel on beautiful Vancouver Island located in Brentwood Bay, just north of Victoria. The Essence of Life Spa offers esthetic treatments, massages, facials, pedicures, vinotherapies and hydrotherapies.

Website: Brentwood Bay Lodge & Spa
Location: 849 Verdier Avenue, Victoria, British Columbia

4. The Wickaninnish Inn – Tofino BC

The Wickaninnish Inn is located in Tofino on northern Vancouver Island. This enchanting and critically acclaimed destination is on the awesome western edge of beautiful BC. The Wickaninnish Inn is the only resort on Chesterman Beach. Close to surfing and storm watching.

Website: The Wickaninnish Inn
Location: 500 Osprey Lane, Tofino, British Columbia

3. The Grand Okanagan Resort – Kelowna BC

Okanagan Lake is a 110-km long lake packed with pristine beaches and family fun including boating, sailing, kayaking, fishing, and more. The Delta Grand Okanagan Resort in Kelowna BC has 390 guest rooms, villas and suite accommodations all with lake, city or mountain views.

Website: The Grand Okanagan Resort
Location: 1288 Water St, Kelowna, British Columbia

2. Sundial Boutique Hotel – Whistler BC

The Whistler Boutique Sundial Hotel is located in the heart of Whistler Village, host of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, offering access to skiing, the Whistler Bike Park, Premier Golf Courses and more. Whistler is one of the top ski, bike, golf and wellness destinations in the world.

Website: Sundai Boutique Hotel
Location: 4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler, British Columbia

1. Hyatt Regency Hotel – Vancouver BC

Extraordinary hospitality is the hallmark of Hyatt Regency Vancouver. The hotels has been freshly updated to reflect the excitement and vibrancy of Vancouver. The Hyatt is a Four-Diamond hotel boasting impressive facilities and amenities located in downtown Vancouver BC.

Website: Hyatt Regency Hotel Vancouver
Location: 655 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia


Hopefully this post has inspired you to visit our beautiful province or has at least helped you make a decision about where to stay on your next vacation to British Columbia. If you agree or disagree with some of the selections in The Top 10 Places to Stay in BC feel free to post in the comments.


Adam Toren

Adam Toren
Adam Toren is born and raised in Vancouver BC and loves everything Vancouver BC has to offer. He loves traveling and exploring new and unique restaurants and places around the world.