Towering evergreen forests, dramatic coastlines and awe-inspiring ocean views await you when you discover the Spas of Vancouver Island. Easily reached by ferry or plane from Vancouver or Seattle, Canada’s West Coast. Vancouver Island, and the Gulf Islands offers a unique fresh air experience. The resorts of these isles help you experience the natural magic of the region in comfort and style, with spas inspired by the forests and oceans. Be transported and transformed by the spas of Vancouver Island.

Pacific Mist Spa, Kingfisher Oceanside Resort & Spa, Courtenay

Pacific Mist Spa, Kingfisher Oceanside Resort & Spa, Healthy Living + Travel

On the east coast of Vancouver Island, pamper yourself in the luxurious Pacific Mist Spa, at the Kingfisher Oceanside Resort & Spa where their spa therapies focus on the rich ingredients of the sea – leaving you feeling completely relaxed and renewed. The Pacific Mist Hydropath®, is Kingfisher’s signature spa experience. Upon entering the underground sandstone sculpted cave that feature natural seaside elements, you follow the path as it winds around eight unique areas for experiencing hydrotherapy (the rejuvenating and healing powers of water). With massage pools, waterfalls and a river walk to soak in, the benefits of the Hydropath are plentiful including: remineralization, detoxification and relaxation. Indulge in contemporary West Coast cuisine at Ocean7 Restaurant and AQUA Bistro & Wine Bar, while taking in panoramic ocean views. On-site accommodations are available from new ocean courtyard rooms to beachfront suites.

The Spa at Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe, Victoria

The Spa at Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe, Healthy Living + Travel

Abandon yourself to the soothing tranquility of their European style spa in the heart of Victoria’s breath-taking inner-harbour. The Spa at Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe offers Eminence Organics facials, body wraps and scrubs, and Phytomer anti-aging facials. Relieve muscle tension and increase relaxation with hydrotherapy treatments, or treat those nails to a professional manicure or pedicure. The Spa also offers waxing services, and make-up applications using Glo Skin Beauty mineral makeup. For soothing those aches and pains, they offer a variety of massages, including Hot Stone and RMT. Savor a great meal at LURE Restaurant & Bar or a quick snack at Harbour Grab ‘n Go. Maintain your fitness routine at the 24-hour fitness centre, indoor pool and tennis court. Accommodations include breathtaking views of Victoria harbour, and the option to upgrade to club-level rooms offering exclusive access to the Club Lounge and its complimentary perks.

Boathouse Spa & Baths, Oak Bay Beach Hotel, Victoria

Boathouse Spa & Baths, Oak Bay Beach Hotel, Healthy Living + Travel

Overlooking the Juan de Fuca Strait and offering breathtaking ocean views of snow-capped Mount Baker in the distance, experience the ultimate in relaxation with a visit to the Boathouse Spa & Baths, Oak Bay Beach Hotel Indulge all your senses in a seaside oasis built with one thing in mind – your personal wellness. Offering treatments, products, and experiences inspired by their magnificent oceanfront setting, the Boathouse Spa & Baths is the ideal oasis for any discerning guest. The Spa offers a full range of Massages, European Facials, Manicures, Pedicures, Body Wraps and Salt Glows that are sure to leave you feeling rejuvenated and relaxed. The Oak Bay Beach Hotel offers the intimate Dining Room; a cozy setting showcasing the very best of the Pacific Northwest, and the Snug Pub is the perfect place to enjoy good food and spirits amongst friends. The Oak Beach Hotel offers luxurious ocean-side fully-appointed accommodations.

Grotto Spa, Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort, Parksville

Take time to treat yourself at the Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara, recently named the #1 Spa in Canada. The spa offers signature treatments and services with a focus on West Coast natural ingredients. Indulge in the 2,500 square foot Grotto Mineral Pool, infused with natural minerals and trace elements which detoxify and sooth. The Grotto Spa offers everything you need to relax and rejuvenate. Then dine on Endless Tapas in the Treetop Tapas & Grill exclusively for spa guests overlooking the surrounding forest. With awe-inspiring views on 22 acres of tranquil forest, Tigh-Na-Mara offers 2 award-winning restaurants, 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, Vancouver Island’s most extensive resort Recreation Program, and 3 kms of sandy beach with the warmest ocean swimming waters in Canada.

How to get here?

Vancouver Island is a two-hour drive/ferry ride from Vancouver and Seattle. Direct air-service to Victoria and Nanaimo’s inner-harbour is also available.