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5 reviews
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Just going to start off by saying I do spend a chunk of time in Tofino every year surfing mostly staying at hostels and campsites however this was a special trip and the accommodation was amazing. This place is very cozy and cute, my girlfriend fell in love with it walking through the front door. It feels rustic but with... More 

Thank Kurt S
Nanaimo, Canada
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24 reviews
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Reviewed 11 December 2015

Across street from beach (great sunsets!). Very clean cabin! Charming eating area, lovely art throughout cabin, ample storage for beachy stuff, with full laundry for drying beach towels etc. Lovely wooded patio area with clean bbq and all necessary tools. Has everything you could need...cooking utensils, coffee, ample pots and pans, phone/wifi/cable tv/music. Updated lovely bathroom and comfortable bed.

Thank BCTraveller604
Calgary, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Wonderful ambiance; romantic, inviting, and cozy. Lovingly cared for cottage. Loved the tub and our Shipwreck visitors the Stellar Jays -- very entertaining! Bed was a dream. Louise and Sulo were great hosts and ensured our privacy during our stay. Would highly recommend.

Thank PeterDebYYC
Winnipeg, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Stayed at the shipwreck for 3 nights in October. Perfect location just across from beach, beautifully decorated inside, every little detail is looked after, including q-tips in bathroom. Extremely private spot. The icing on the cake was the outside claw foot tub and shower, added so much to the outdoor west coast experience. We would absolutely recommend this place. Sandra... More 

Thank SandraMikeWpg
Edmonton, Canada
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Haidaway Cottage in September and had a perfect vacation in Tofino. The cottage was exactly as advertised with everything you could ever need. The location is incredible. It was a quick 5 minute drive into town but quiet and peaceful to wind down and relax. We went for daily walks on Chesterman Beach; I don't think... More 

Thank ibutler12
Chilliwack, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

The shipwreck cabin is perfect in every way! Great for unwinding and forgetting about the stresses of life. It was close to town and the beach. The outdoor claw foot tub is perfect for relaxing on a chilly evening. I loved falling asleep to the sound of the ocean. Beautiful gem!

Thank spanttila
1 review
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

It was my first visit to Gold Coast Retreat and we stayed at "The Shipwreck. " it was perfect! Totally Tofino Style, we came to relax and surf and we stayed at the perfect place to do that. It was tucked away amongst the cedars and ferns, you walk past the claw foot tub out on the deck which has... More 

Thank Lisa O
Delta, Canada
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We were lucky to find this beautiful private retreat very close to Chesterman beach. Shipwreck had everything we needed and more including an outdoor shower (great for rinsing off after a morning of SUP surfing), an outdoor bathtub (great to soothe sore muscles) and a fully stocked kitchen. I even found a book to read during our downtime. The owners... More 

Thank SherriAC
Sun Peaks, Canada
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

Words cannot describe how wonderful this place is. It is absolutely perfect in every way. Cosy, clean, has everything you could ever need for a getaway and just steps away from the beach. The bed is the most comfortable one I've ever slept in in my entire life. Outdoor bath and shower were amazing. We were very sad to have... More 

1 Thank Meghan K
Shawnigan Lake, Canada
2 reviews
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Reviewed 8 March 2015

The Haidaway cabin at Gold Coast Retreat exceeded our expectations and the website photos do it little justice. Arriving after a long drive, we entered the front door with a friendly note left for us, stepped inside and immediately relaxed as we were greeted with soft jazz, locally made chocolates and fresh beautiful bouquets. Cabin is extremely clean, has everything... More 

1 Thank chuck230

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Additional Information about Gold Coast Retreat

Address: 1338 1340 Chesterman Beach Road | British Columbia, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Gold Coast Retreat Tofino, Vancouver Island
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Shipwreck cottage is more than roomy enough for a couple”
 of 5 bubbles BCTraveller604, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
“This Haidaway Cabin has 1 bedroom and loft Short walk to the beach,can hear the Ocean from the Patio”
 of 5 bubbles 939annem, 22 Apr 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in the Shipwreck - a studio that was great for the two of us and our dog.”
 of 5 bubbles mostdirectplease, 12 Aug 2013 | Read review
“There was enough room for more than one couple in this house but it wouldn't be real private if you were sharing the space.”
 of 5 bubbles ClassicAcres, 12 Jan 2013 | Read review
“E-mail Sulo for personal directions and information. Bring along a rain ponch and enjoy the beach whatever the weather .”
 of 5 bubbles Teade, 28 Apr 2012 | Read review
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