Spectacular Galiano Island Oceanfront Spa Resort ...

Galiano Island is special. We are the first ferry stop from Vancouver, so easy to escape to the Gulf Islands.  Every room has a wood-burning fireplace, every room has an ocean view.

New Year's Eve, Christmas


C'est Tres Excitant!! New Year's Eve at the Inn ....

Join us in our very special celebrations - two days (or more) of relaxing on a pristine Gulf Island, followed by a spectacular evening!

New Year's Eve, Galiano Oceanfront Inn and Spa .... do not miss this special stay!


Perfect for your own Getaway....
Or Retreats, Weddings, Elopements, Corporate Retreats and Reunions

Galiano Island is so close to Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle. Corporate, Family, or Retreat groups can literally take over the complete resort for your vacation rental.: 20 guestrooms and suites, meeting space, Yoga room, beautiful gardens and dining...everything is arranged for you effortlessly. Click events for more details!

Vancouver Gulf Islands Beachfront Resort

Everything in one intimate resort on the water that is "walking distance" from Vancouver: just 10 minutes by float plane, or 50 minutes by BC Ferries, with a 6 minute walk to the Inn from the ferry!
  • Gulf Island Tour: Galiano is the first island in the Gulf Island chain of islands: Mayne, Pender, Salt Spring, Saturna: make this your island base for an unforgettable tour.
  • Boaters: Our dock is available for moorage, at the entrance to Galiano Island, from May to October. Or call us from Montague Marina for free pick-up for inn stays, dinner or spa
  • Spa-goers: Massages by the ocean or in the garden by the waterfall: your choice! Try a "pedicure with a view" or a delicious vanilla chai body polish.
  • Dinner: Award-winning restaurant, and the only oceanfront casual dining on Galiano. Wonderful food, wonderful service.
  • Smart Car lovers: We have Smart Cars for rent! No need to bring your car on the Ferry
  • Art lovers: We are host to the famous Kunamokst Mural! Visit our Gallery Room, art is everywhere
  • Gardens: Our Flores del Iris Gardens are a peaceful haven in beautiful colour, whether fall or winter
  • Adventure lovers: Galiano Island has ear-round hiking, boating, golf, eco-tours, whale-watching


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Discover the Gulf Islands' Best Kept Secret

For those in the know, the Galiano Oceanfront Inn and Spa is probably the best kept secret on the West Coast...so close to Vancouver, you can almost "walk" here!  

float free, flotation, rest therapy, mineral bath, Galiano IslandDiscover… a spectacular West Coast island getaway minutes from city life.

Escape... to Galiano Island, British Columbia Canada

Experience... the warm ambiance of a Spa and Wellness Retreat with the casual elegance of a boutique oceanfront inn.

Savour... the romance of gourmet casual dining year-round in "eat@galianoinn", our seaside restaurant, cozy up in the big chairs by the fireplace before dinner.

Yoga, Gardens, Galiano Inn, Galiano retreatsEnjoy... Madrona del Mar Spa: an intimate, luxurious Spa and Wellness Retreat set on the ocean, a peaceful and serene place to begin your journey to wellness. Our cozy cottage massages and mud treatments are beautiful year-round.

Relax... in the beautiful accommodations of this special Gulf Island hideaway, with fireplaces, ocean views, and luxury touches in every room and villa suite, overlooking beautiful gardens and ocean shores.

Boating.... in the beautiful Pacific Northwest? Join us for oceanfront dining and delectable spa treatments. In the winter, we are easy walking distance from the public dock in Sturdies Bay. Or moor in Montague and we will happily pick you up for a special stay, spa or dining.