Clayoquot Wilderness Lodge - Luxury in the Wild
Experience "luxury gone wild" at Clayoquot Wilderness Lodge, an all-inclusive eco-safari-style resort destination located near Tofino on the west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Accessible only by seaplane, helicopter or boat and situated in a UNESCO-designated protected Biosphere Reserve, guests enjoy a truly remote, refined and remarkable wilderness retreat amidst one of the last remaining ancient temperate rainforests in the world.
Clayoquot features 25 white canvas prospector-style tents, each richly appointed with luxurious comforts including cast iron stoves, ensuite bathrooms with heated floors, private outdoor showers, antique furnishings and luxurious linens. Guests enjoy artfully prepared coastal gourmet cuisine, restorative spa and wellness experiences as well as an impressive menu of marine and land-based adventures. Truly an escape to the heart of the wild, in the lap of luxury.
Day 1: Vancouver > Clayoquot Wilderness Lodge Depart Vancouver mid-afternoon by floatplane on a 45 minute flight to Clayoquot Wilderness Lode, enjoying scenic views of the Strait of Georgia and Vancouver Island. Disembark and climb into a horse-drawn wagon for a ride along the estuary to the lodge, where you will be welcomed with champagne and hors d'oeuvres. After a brief orientation and private tour of the resort, you will be shown to your luxurious safari-style tented accommodation.
Days 2 - 3: Clayoquot Wilderness Lodge Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Reserve is a fragile and breathtaking temperate rain forest surrounded by calming rivers and wild coastal beaches. The resort spa provides a variety of relaxing services, including hot stone massages and outdoor hot tubs that overlook the pristine wilderness. Daily wilderness activities are highly personalised and you are able to choose what you want to do each day. Every evening the Activities Directors will sit with you personally and design your adventure for the following day, depending on weather, tidal charts, wildlife sightings and more! This may involve surfing lessons, hiking with a First Nations guide, kayaking, horsemanship and riding, clay pigeon or target shooting, and of course wildlife viewing - including black bears and whales.
Day 4: Clayoquot Wilderness Lodge > Vancouver Join one last morning meditation or yoga class or embark on a trail run along the Bedwell River before breakfast is served. After one final activity, lunch will be served at the lodge before guests are transferred to the floatplane dock for the return flight to Vancouver.
• Tailor-made journey • 3 nights' accommodation • Floatplane flight Vancouver > Clayoquot Sound > Vancouver • Evening turn down service and room amenities • All gourmet meals and snacks • All beverages, including house bar, wine and beer • Guided activities including kayaking, horseback riding, mountain biking, wildlife viewing (whales, eagles, bears), archery, rappelling and rock climbing, Wild Side First Nations Interpretive Trail trek, surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, yoga classes, freshwater fishing and fly casting, canoeing, trail running and wilderness survival skills workshops • Use of saunas, hot tubs and cold plunge, and fitness room • One hour massage • Gratuities
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Departs Thursdays May through to September
Thursdays May through to September