7 Best Hotels In Tofino, Canada - Updated 2022

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Francis
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Ancient rainforests, resplendent lakes, and sandy beaches make Tofino a must-visit destination on Vancouver Island. Savor its remote location and explore its natural splendor as it is situated beside the picturesque Clayoquot Sound. Enjoy hiking in forests or go biking on the beach and to the coves. Cox Bay, Chesterman Beach, and MacKenzie Beach are excellent spots for surfing and other watersports. In winter, take photos of the white Long Beach with its pine-clad hills as a backdrop, or play in Long Beach Golf Course during summer. Book a whale tour to the ocean to see majestic grey whales, orcas, and if you’re lucky, humpback whales as well. To help you plan a fun and relaxing stay, check out the best hotels in Tofino, Canada below.

1. Best Western Tin Wis Resort (from USD 502)

Found just a few steps from MacKenzie Beach, Best Western Tin Wis Resort allows you to savor the barefoot sensation of soft sand. Thanks to big glass-wall windows leading to the balcony, you can relish commanding views of the Pacific Ocean from the comfort of your room. Sumptuous beds, bright rooms, and simple furnishings make the stay relaxing. Relish American breakfast buffet served daily or feast on flavorful meals in the onsite restaurant.

Go paddleboarding or take surfing lessons in the sea; the big waves of Chesterman Beach is only 800 meters (2,624 feet) from the hotel.


Best Western Plus Tin Wis Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 1119 Pacific Rim Highway
Accommodates: 4

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing

2. The Shoreline Tofino (from USD 525)

With an exterior that looks like a beautiful A-frame cabin, this four-star accommodation is complete with a whirlpool and a sauna. A beautiful oceanfront hotel, The Shoreline Tofino features restful guestrooms with a flat-screen TV, a seating area with bold and modern furnishings, and a balcony with commanding views of the sea. A family room and a patio with barbecue facilities add to the relaxing atmosphere of the place.

Wickannish Interpretative Centre is merely 1 kilometer (0.6 miles) away, while Tonquin Beach is 1.6 kilometers (1 mile) away.


The Shoreline Tofino

Wifi Available

Address: 350 Olsen Rd
Accommodates: 6

Parking Pets allowed Sauna Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking

3. Hotel Zed Tofino (from USD 460)

The sensibilities of a modern retro design are very much alive in Hotel Zed Tofino, which is upbeat, nostalgic, and high style. MacKenzie Beach is only a four-minute drive from this four-star hotel.

Inside, a whirlpool, a 24-hour front desk, and a karaoke bar with mirror balls and strobe light suggest that it’s never boring in Hotel Zed Tofino. Scandinavian furnishings paired with mid-century modern furniture, a retro arcade, a sunken living room with a stylish fireplace add a pleasant atmosphere to the place.


Hotel Zed Tofino

Wifi Available

Address: 1258 Pacific Rim Hwy
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Terrace Non-smoking rooms

4. The Maq Hotel (from USD 75)

Found in the most vibrant part of Tofino and just 200 meters (656 feet) from the idyllic Clayoquot Sound, The Maq Hotel’s styling conveys high regard for elegant comfort.

The guestrooms’ plush beds, stylish furnishings, and richly hued fabrics and carpets create a delightful sophistication. WiFi access and cable TV are also found in the rooms. Some have a seating area with elegant sofas and chairs. The wine store, friendly pub, and live music make each stay more exciting.


The Maq Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 120 First Street, P.O. Box 340
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Bar 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services

5. The Inn at Tough City (from USD 137)

An eclectic sophistication comes from the pairing of vintage and classical furnishings with retro design elements and art at The Inn at Tough City. Enjoy traditional Japanese cuisine with beer at the onsite sushi restaurant and bar.

Each room at this hotel displays a distinct subtle elegance. All come with hardwood flooring, a deck or balcony, and a TV. House of Himwitsa Native Art Gallery is only a stone’s throw away, while Long Beach Golf Course is a 3-kilometers (1.9 miles) drive from the property.


The Inn at Tough City

8.7 User Rating

Address: 350 Main Street, Tofino, Tofino (BC), Canada, V0R 2Z0

6. Tofino Paddlers Inn

Looking like a beach-style house with a cabin feel, Tofino Paddlers Inn has a breezy and upbeat vibe. Found just a five-minute walk from Main Street Historic Walk, the accommodation offers panoramic views of Meares Island and Tofino Harbour. During your stay, don’t forget to enjoy a relaxing afternoon on the terrace. A well-equipped common kitchen is available for guests, while the shared bath is well-kept.

Have fun kayaking. Chesterman Beach is just five minutes away, while Tonquin Beach Park is only a 15-minute walk from the property.


Tofino Paddlers Inn

9.2 User Rating

Address: 320 Main Street PO Box 620, Tofino, Tofino (BC), Canada, V0R 2Z0

7. Cox Bay Beach Resort (from USD 144)

Just off the Pacific Rim Highway, Cox Bay Beach Resort is merely a 10-minute drive from Tofino. Homey, bright, and with an outdoorsy feel, the hotel is only a stroll from the picturesque Cox Bay. Enjoy the view from the lookout lounge, which comes with a fireplace. Exercise in the well-equipped gym or do yoga in the meditation room.

Each room is spacious and comes with a seating area, a complete kitchen, and a balcony.


Cox Bay Beach Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 1431 Pacific Rim Highway
Accommodates: 6

Parking Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms Free parking Internet services BBQ facilities Heating

Connect with nature at Tofino

Tofino is a beautiful place filled with natural wonders waiting to be explored. Whether you seek to hike ancient forests, bike on the beach, surf the waves of the ocean, or ride a boat to see whales, Tofino is the ideal destination for you. Book one of the hotels listed above, and head to the majestic Tofino, Canada.

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Francis is a writer, an avid reader, and a traveler. He likes to eat sushi inside concrete minimalist restaurants and walk through Chinatown while eating Champoy. He has a grey cat named Siopao-...Read more

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