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Surf, Sunsets, Rainforest and Wildlife at its Best

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front view of Pacific Drift Inn


Last updated: 11/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Tofino house description

This vacation rental is a duplex that is situated on the peninsula between Ucluelet and Tofino. Both units have a full kitchen, bathroom, two bedrooms, living room and laundry machines. Each bedroom has a queen size bed and there is a queen size futon and a single futon in the living room so each unit can sleep up to seven guests. There is a large yard with barbecue, picnic table and outdoor showers to remove and rinse wet suits.
Pacific Rim National Park and rugged beaches are within walking distance. Wickaninnish Beach and the Interpretive Center are a 10 minute drive. A vehicle is highly recommended for enjoying the rich experiences this area has to offer from whale watching to surfing, playing on the beach to soaking in a natural hot spring, biking, fishing or exploring giant cedar trees in the rainforest.
There is a paved bike path from Millstream to the town of Ucluelet and out to the Tofino/Ucluelet junction. There are several beaches that can be accessed from trails off the bike path.
Annual events inclued the Whale Festival in early March that celebrates the return of the Grey Whales, the Edge to Edge Marathon, Ukee Days the last weekend of July, the Pacific Rim Arts Society concert series and the O'Neil Coldwater Classic surf competition in October.

Keywords: 2 bedroom, full kitchen, family, pets accepted, close to beaches


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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Concierge


              • Events Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1


              • sink, tub/shower, toilet also has outdoor shower


              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View
              • Ocean View
              • Water View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace:

                electric in living room...moreless

              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine


              • Coffee Maker:

                tea/coffee and filters...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Large bright kitchen with all appliances, cookware and dishes provided...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Pantry Items:

                salt, pepper, sugar, powdered creamer, some spices...moreless

              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

                  • Visa


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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  C$1,000 C$3,500

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$10 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  C$700 C$1,500

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$10 per night, per additional guest

                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • pets by arrangement C$60
                  • Pet Fee C$20
                  • Taxes Included


                  Tax is not added to quoted rate.

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                  Last updated: 11/10/2014
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                  10 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Tofino Airport
                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Canadian Princess Lounge/Float Lounge
                  388 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Departure Bay in Nanaimo
                  10 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Long Beach Golf
                  0.2 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 4
                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  4 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Florencia Beach by bike trail and hiking trail

                  Car: Necessary

                  Pacific Rim National Park, the Park Interpretive Center, and Wickaninnish Beach are an 8 minute drive from the Pacific Drift Inn. Wickanninish Beach, which is the south end of the 10 mile Long Beach, is great for surfing, boogie boarding, windsurfing, biking, hiking, shelling, nature viewing and exploring tidal pools. Bear, eagle, kingfisher and sea lions are commonly sighted and in summer it is possible to see dolphin, killer whale, humpback whale, grey whale and many locally nesting bird species including cormorant, auk, and oystercatchers.

                  Ucluelet, the Ucluelet Aquarium (the first catch and release/hands on learning experience of its kind), the lighthouse and Wild Pacific Trail are located 5 minutes south of Pacific Drift Inn. Tofino, the Botanical Gardens and access to Meares Island and Hotsprings Cove are 20 minutes north of the Pacific Drift Inn.

                  Whale watching/nature tours, sightseeing by air and guided fishing trips are available out of both Ucluelet and Tofino harbours through several local companies. Bike rentals, surfing lessons and surf gear rentals are available in Ucluelet and Tofino and several businesses located along the highway between the communities.

                  Local festivals include the Whale Festival in March which celebrates the return of the migrating grey whales; Clayoquot Days in May; Ukee Days in August; carving on the edge; and the food festival.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2002

                  About the owner: Owners have lived and worked in the area since the 1960's and are well versed in the history and natural history of the area. The family has been active in boating, surfing, kayaking, boogey boarding, fishing, biking, hiking, and birding and enjoy sharing their knowledge of local fun spots, wildlife and special events.

                  Why the Owner Chose Tofino:
                  Easy access to all the wild west coast has to offer but allows quiet respite in a relaxed family friendly setting. Outdoor showers to rinse off the sand and salt from your surf gear, bike or beach toys. Cook up local seafood and produce in the bright, spacious full kitchen.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Large private yard with picnic table and BBQ to enjoy sunny summer evening meals. Child and pet friendly so the whole family can enjoy the west coast surf and beaches. Assistance in selecting sightseeing tours, eco-adventures, whale watching, fishing charters or just choosing a bike or hike to enjoy for the day.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  • front view of Pacific Drift Inn

                    front view of Pacific Drift Inn

                  • Kitchen


                  • Back yard

                    Back yard

                  • BBQ bear

                    BBQ bear

                  • Eagle on Wild Pacific Trail hike

                    Eagle on Wild Pacific Trail hike

                  • water travel across inlet below Pacific Drift Inn

                    water travel across inlet below Pacific Drift Inn

                  • view from front window of side 1

                    view from front window of side 1

                  • Bedroom 1

                    Bedroom 1

                  • location map

                    location map

                  • great blue heron on tree below Pacific Drift Inn

                    great blue heron on tree below Pacific Drift Inn

                  • Winter waves at north Florencia Beach

                    Winter waves at north Florencia Beach

                  • quiet cove

                    quiet cove

                  VRBO #291051

                  There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, December 27, 2014

                  C$110 - C$160 per night (CAD)

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 7

                  View calendar: Updated 11/10/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Calendar last updated: 11/10/2014
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