Coastal Dream, Ultimate Relaxation in Victoria BC 

Coastal Dream -  3-night stay in Victoria, BC

This is the ultimate unplugged retreat! Vancouver Island’s serene beauty is on full display with the Coastal Dream Experience. Rejuvenate and refresh your soul at a sumptuous seaside resort featuring accessible mineral pools overlooking the Salish Sea. Explore the island’s flavours, history and get to know the locals, capped with a seafaring learning and adventure experience. 


This experience is designed for 2-6 persons.

Departures: Year round beginning September 2022

Itinerary:

  • Day 1: 

    • Drive or Transit to your (gorgeous) home away from home in Victoria, Vancouver Island

    • If you require transportation to Victoria, we’ll book a morning sailing with BC Ferries from Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay,

    • Refresh and relax or explore this refined and blooming Victoria neighbourhood 

    • Visit a renowned local cidery and farm for an agriculture educational experience, followed by a tasting

    • Dine at one of the hotel's fine restaurants, or explore Victoria's vibrant culinary scene

    • Looking for complete privacy? Pick up ingredients and get cooking in your well appointed kitchen

  • Day 2:

    • Breakfast at your leisure

    • ***Weather permitting*** Get out on the Salish Sea for a respectful and informative wildlife experience with Victoria’s only science based (and carbon-neutral!) whale watching company. Not limited to passive viewing, this experience includes auditory and sensory enhancements, and is equally fascinating and exciting for persons with blindness or limited vision. 

    • Choice of Historical Walking/Rolling tour (or see Day 3). This experience is wheelchair/stroller  accessible and will be tailored to support an equal experience for guests who are deaf/with limited vision, or blind/with limited hearing 

    • Evening at leisure *Recommendation: Stroll the harbour and surrounding neighbourhoods*

    • Dine at a local restaurant, and/or 

    • Return to the resort, enjoying warm hospitality, fine cuisine and spectacular ocean views

    • Wind down with a restorative soak in the resort's ocean facing mineral pools
       

  • Day 3

    • Breakfast at your leisure

    • Only in the event of Day 2 weather cancellation> ***Weather permitting*** Get out on the Salish Sea for a respectful and informative wildlife experience with Victoria’s only science based (and carbon-neutral!) whale watching company. Not limited to passive viewing, this experience includes auditory and sensory enhancements, and is equally fascinating and exciting for persons with blindness or limited vision. 

    • Self-guided exploration of Victoria. Suggestions include:

      • Parliament Buildings

      • Butchart Gardens 

      • Royal British Columbia Museum

      • Bug World 

      • Waterfront Seawall; accessible for pedestrians, cyclists, families with strollers and wheelchair users

    • Dine at a local restaurant, and/or 

    • Return to the resort, enjoying warm hospitality, fine cuisine and spectacular ocean views

    • (if Day 2 Historical Tour not selected only) Victoria by Night Historical Ghost Tour, experience Victoria in all her spooky glory

  • Day 4:

    • Check-out or extend your stay

    • Travel home, ferry options are available from Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen via BC Ferries, or from the Belleville Terminal in downtown Victoria, BC’s Inner Harbor to Seattle, Washington (USA).

Inclusions*: 3 night stay in sumptuous comfort at a resort spectacularly located in Victoria, facing the Salish Sea. Includes complimentary access to the wheelchair accessible outdoor swimming and mineral pools.  An authentic agriculture experience and cider flight tasting with optional food pairing.  Custom tailored historical tours that offer an insightful glimpse into Victoria’s not-too-distant past. An exciting ocean adventure experience, featuring a science based exploration of British Columbia’s southern coast and the incredible marine life that calls it home. SoulFly Experiences guests also receive recommendations for universally accessible Victoria cultural offerings. 

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Whale and wildlife experience may be subject to cancellation in the event of unsafe or inclement weather conditions not conducive to an ocean faring experience. In the rare event that this experience is cancelled, the cost for this excursion will be refunded. 

*Not included are meals, transportation (unless including  optional vehicle rental), or other activities, and incidentals. Airfare to and from Vancouver (YVR) is available at an additional cost - enquire at the time of booking.