Westcoast oceanfront suite
Wake up to views of Sturdies Bay illuminated by the sunrise and enjoy the passing ferries, sailboats, resident eagles and blue herons. If your lucky you’ll hear a pod of whales swim into the bay before you see them just outside your terrace. In the winter, storm watch in front of your wood burning stove and warm up with a trip to the spa for a hot stone massage or a eucalyptus steam.
Your room awaits. The bed is made, no bathroom to clean and a picture perfect view just outside your french doors. The "Gabriola" suite is the largest terrace suite available and offers a king bed, queen pull out sofa, hydrotherapy tub and an incredible view of Sturdies Bay across to Mayne Island. Inside are open-beam ceilings, colours and textures that soothe, custom cabinetry, a 52” ceiling fan, energy efficient smart heating, a mini fridge, coffee station, luxury ensuite with soaker tub and a terrace for morning mimosas and fresh croissants. Newly renovated this winter, your main floor, corner suite has brand new west coast modern furniture, new floors, paint, lighting and bathroom fixtures.
THE SUITE AMENITIES
The "World's Best Sleep" mattress
Phones with FREE local and long distance calling
FREE wireless internet
Complimentary in-room coffee and tea, with coffee maker and separate tea kettle
Flat screen TV
Hydrotherapy soaker tub
Separate glass-enclosed shower
Custom made bath amenities of soap, shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, body wash
52" ceiling fan
Enjoy 10% off spa treatments, 20% of spa retail ( excluding jewelry) and 50% off smart car rentals. Leave your car at home, walk on the ferry and The Galiano Inn is just a few minutes stroll from the ferry dock. Book a smart car at the Inn and explore all the wonders Galiano has to offer.
Read a book on the sweetest private beach just outside your door, go meditate in the stunning garden courtyard or enjoy a hot tub over looking stunning Sturdies Bay. In summertime, yoga classes are often offered and in the Spring enjoy Galiano’s popular literary festival which is hosted by The Galiano Inn.
THE HIGHLIGHTS of GALIANO
Galiano truly is a world away, not far away. Less than an hour from the mainland or 90 minutes from Victoria, you can spend less time traveling and more time enjoying the spectacular nature of the Westcoast. Here are a few things that should be on your to-do list when you arrive:
Hike our pristine forests at Mt. Galiano and Tapovan Peace Park
Explore our tide pools at Morning Beach and Pebble Beach
Enjoy a sunset Gulf Island Kayak tour and experience the glitter of phosphorescence
Soak up the suns rays on a 3,000 year old midden at the beautiful shell beach of Montague Provincial Park
Relax to spa treatments at the Galiano Inn, with natural organic ingredients of blueberry, hemp and blackberry
Mountain bike to the top of Bluff Park and watch the ferries pass below
Sport fish in the waters of Active Pass
Play an early morning round of golf while deer watching
Whale watch from your room or from Bellhouse Park
Enjoy an invigorating hike with the reward of spectacular sunsets at Bodega Ridge Provincial Park
Bird-watch anywhere and everywhere
Gallery hop and discover some of the Galiano’s finest artists
Visit the best little bookstore anywhere, Galiano Island Books, right outside The Galiano Inn’s gates
Scuba dive some of the best locations on the West Coast
Explore the incredible shoreline and sandstone formations of Dionisio Point Provincial Park
Star gaze on a clear evening
Charter a boat for a sea lion tour.