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Westburn Beach House Cottages
self-contained cedar-shake cottages are available year round
and come complete with everything you need to make your stay
with us, a dream vacation come true. Every corner of the
grounds from the cottages to the gardens is a great work of
custom craftsmanship and attention to detail.
Everything from the display of local art to the use of
native hardwoods and flora was intended to create a haven
existing in perfect harmony with its' surroundings.
Point No Point Cabins
Located on the rugged Southwest coast of Vancouver Island,
British Columbia. 26 cabins to choose from, all with
kitchens, fireplaces and stunning ocean views. Dine in your
cabin or join us for lunch, dinner or tea at the teahouse.
Hike the trails, explore the beaches or relax in your cabin
with a good book and a crackling fire.
$130.00 - $220
cabin / night
Sophia Sanctuary Cottage
private cottage nestled on 3 acres at the end of the road
beside the 3,500 acre East Sooke wilderness park. Direct
access to trails through the forest to the sea (20 minute
walk to the beach.) Ideal for relaxing retreat for 1-4
adults. Enjoy sitting on south facing deck, relaxing in the
claw-foot tub under the skylight, reading by the woodstove,
or having a sauna. Special packages offered for guided
meditation, relaxation, nature walks, and creativity
exercises. Come and let nature nourish and inspire you;
leave feeling refreshed!
$700 - $1000
Toll Free: 1-866-642-2676
Sooke in the News
Archive of Tourism related News Stories about the Sooke area.
Parks, Trails &
Endless miles of unspoiled beaches and parks.
Sooke is renowned for it's hospitality - B&B style!
Cottages & Cabins
Nestled on beaches or in the Sooke Hills. Privacy and nature.
Larger groups? Staying a little longer? Enjoy all the
conveniences of home.
Hotels, Motels & Resorts
From pampered luxury to affordable accommodations.
Affordable accommodations & plenty of outdoor fun.
Services specifically catering to travel and tourism in Sooke, BC.
fishing, hiking, kayaking, birding, cycling, whale-watching ...
From a 60's diner to Haute Cuisine, you'll eat well in
Arts and crafts, marinas, real estate, shops, services and other conveniences.
Chamber of Commerce, schools, real estate, churches, arts ...
Goods & Services
Here you will find goods and services from outside Sooke
Oak Bay Village
A vibrant community only 10 minutes from downtown Victoria yet a world
away from the rush of everyday life.
Nature lover's paradise with a sparse population and many wide open
Victoria, British Columbia
A Traveler's guide to the Garden City of the Canada's west coast.
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