Discover Haida Gwaii at Ocean House

from £2636
excluding flights *
3 nights Jun-Sep

Overview

The Ocean House is a new eco-cultural floating lodge located on the West Coast of Haida Gwaii in British Columbia. Just 90 minutes from Vancouver, discover the mystical beauty of old-growth forests, dramatic coastlines, expansive beaches and the living culture of the welcoming Haida.

Highlights

  • Admire the rugged landscapes of Haida Gwaii
  • Connect with the welcoming Haida people
  • Encounter wildlife in abundance

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • All meals
  • Use of hot tub
  • Return plane transfers from Vancouver to Sandspit
  • Return helicopter transfers from Sandspit to the Ocean House
  • West Coast Explorer Tour and Rainforest Trek tour

Full description

Embark on guided excursions to ancient village sites, soar above scenic coastline, and trek amongst towering cedar. Explore the calm waters and spectacular scenery by kayak, boat or paddle board and enjoy local cuisine as memorable as the day’s activities.

In addition to the pristine natural surroundings and immersive cultural and wildlife experiences, you’ll enjoy lodge amenities including a full-service spa, gym, library, bar and lounge, hot tub, sauna and a gift shop offering local artisan products.

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Prices & Dates *

Airfares start from around £550 per person and are quoted separately to the holiday price. When enquiring, our Travel Specialists will provide the best fare possible from your preferred airline / airport.

From prices per person based on 2 sharing a room with private bathroom

Departure Duration Twin Price (pp)
03 Jun - 02 Sep 2018 3 nights £2,790
02 Jun - 01 Sep 2019 3 nights £2,636

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • All meals
  • Snacks, non-alcoholic drinks, complimentary wine with dinners
  • Return plane transfers Vancouver - Sandspit
  • Return helicopter transfers Sandspit - Ocean House
  • All local ground transport and water transfers
  • West Coast Explorer Tour and Rainforest Trek tour
  • Use of hot tub, sauna, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards
  • On-site Cultural Interpreter/In-residence artist
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee

What's Not Included

Itinerary & Accommodation

Itinerary & Accommodation

Day 1 Vancouver to Ocean House

This morning you’ll depart early and travel by a chartered plane to Sandspit where you will then be transferred by helicopter to the Ocean House. You will be met upon arrival for check-in and an orientation with a Cultural Ambassador. The rest of your day is at leisure; explore the coastal settings and unwind with a peaceful walk along the beach or with a soak in the hot tub.

Day 2 Ocean House

Over the next couple of days you will participate in guided activities showcasing the natural environment and the rich culture of the Haida people. Your day begins after a delicious breakfast and most activities will range from 4 to 6 hours in length. Today you’ll connect with the wild world and head by zodiac into an oasis of sacred waters surrounded by breathtaking landscapes that feature rare geological shorelines dotted by the magical realm of rainforests. Your guide will share stories and legends of the area and open your eyes to some of the hidden treasures of this incredible terrain. This uninhabited region is home to some remarkable wildlife and marine life such as black bears, eagles, orca whales, humpback whales, sea lions and many more. Spend time combing the magnificent beaches for Japanese glass balls, and watching the pounding surf of the west coast. Several beaches and forests are featured on this tour. Lunch is included.

Day 3 Ocean House

After a hearty breakfast depart on foot with your guide into the lush canopied forests and trek along the streams where yet another rich dimension of Mother Nature is featured. Learn about the various plants and flora unique to Haida Gwaii, and take in the quiet, the stillness of this exceptional place.

Day 4 Ocean House to Vancouver

After breakfast, transfer by helicopter from the Ocean House to Sandspit from where you will be transported by a chartered plane to Vancouver.

Ocean House, Haida Gwaii

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Grade: Standard

Type: Luxury Lodge

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