5 Best Family Resorts In Tofino, Canada - Updated 2024

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Located within the traditional territory of the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation, Tofino is home to some of the best family resorts in British Columbia. The dainty coastal town is surrounded by the lush and expansive Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Reserve, which has been recognized by UNESCO. Vacationers can indulge in various activities in this area, be it riding the waves on a surfboard or enjoying a tranquil time with their families on beaches such as Mackenzie Beach and Chesterman Beach. Important marine parks such as Pacific Rim National Park Reserve and Maquinna Marine Provincial Park lie in the vicinity of the town. If you’re traveling with your family to this region, scroll down for the best family resorts in Tofino, Canada.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to family-friendly amenities and activities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 30, 2024.

1. Tofino Resort + Marina (from USD 232)

Tofino Resort + Marina’s popular offerings include its water activities such as hot springs tours, whale watching, bear watching, and fishing charters. Guests can also visit the nearby Pacific Rim National Park. Some of the nearby beaches include Tonquin Beach, which is 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) away, and Mackenzie Beach, which is 1.7 miles (2.8 kilometers) away.

Guests can enjoy dining at the on-site 1909 Kitchen that serves seafood and steak. For those who want something typically American, the Hatch Waterfront Pub has a range of offerings. All guest rooms come with a flat-screen TV and free WiFi.

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Tofino Resort Marina

8.2 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: 634 CAMPBELL STREET, Tofino, Tofino (BC), Canada, V0R 2Z0
19.68 km (12.3 mi) from Rainforest Trail

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms

2. Long Beach Lodge Resort

This property promises a peaceful yet exciting time with your family. Free WiFi and comfortable beds await those who just want to relax in their rooms. First-time surfers can avail themselves of the on-site private surfing lessons. The resort is perched on the Pacific Rim Highway, ensuring spectacular ocean views.

If you want to enjoy the outdoors with your family, head to the nearby Pacific Rim National Park Reserve. If you want something more adventurous, take your family to Jamie’s Whaling Station, which is 4.3 miles (7 kilometers) from the property, for a bear- or whale-watching tour. The on-site restaurant, Great Room, is sure to delight foodies interested in seafood.

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Long Beach Lodge Resort

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1441 Pacific Rim Highway
15.62 km (9.8 mi) from Rainforest Trail

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna

3. Duffin Cove Resort (from USD 338)

This ocean-facing property in Tofino is an ideal choice for a family getaway. Located on the western part of Vancouver Island, the resort offers an unmatched view of the ocean. The accommodation has a private beach you can head to with your family for some peace and solitude. The resort offers board games and puzzles to keep the kids entertained.

The oceanfront cottage comes with an independent kitchen. Family rooms are available here, and the resort offers babysitting and child services for an additional charge. Nearby attractions include the House of Himwitsa, an art gallery, which is 984 feet (300 meters) from the property.

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Duffin Cove Resort

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 215 Campbell Street - P.O Box 178
20.74 km (12.9 mi) from Rainforest Trail

Parking Pets allowed Terrace Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Free parking Internet services

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4. Best Western Plus Tin Wis Resort (from USD 418)

Landscaped to perfection, this property offers open green spaces and lots of outdoor play equipment, ensuring a perfect getaway for you and your kids. The property is situated on Mackenzie Beach, providing ocean views from most rooms. The accommodations also come with a refrigerator, free WiFi, and an independent balcony or patio.

Lots of outdoor activities are offered by the hotel, and it even houses the Tofino Paddle Surf, which provides surfing lessons and equipment for rent. Other exciting activities off the property include cycling, hiking, and fishing.

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Best Western Plus Tin Wis Resort

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1119 Pacific Rim Highway
18.62 km (11.6 mi) from Rainforest Trail

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing

5. Ocean Village (from USD 295)

As the name suggests, Ocean Village is a beachfront holiday park located just off the Pacific Rim Highway. The property provides several family-friendly amenities. For example, guests can enjoy fun family time with the water sports facilities available on the premises.

Vacationers can enjoy multiple outdoor attractions in the vicinity of the property, such as Naa’Waya’Sum Gardens, which is just 0.62 miles (1 kilometer) away. The accommodation also houses an electric vehicle charging station.

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Ocean Village Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 555 Helleson Drive
18.7 km (11.7 mi) from Rainforest Trail

Parking Pets allowed Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms Free parking Internet services

Enjoy your vacation in Tofino with your family

Tofino is home to some of the best family resorts and other accommodations which promise you and your family breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean. Besides the scenery, your family can engage in outdoor sports and even have fun indoors while staying in one of the above-listed family resorts and other accommodations.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.


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