What Triptoes Really Likes:
The Best Western Tin Wis offers stunning Tofino family-friendly accommodation and has been newly renovated to capture the cultural spirit of the hotel’s surroundings. The hotel is set on stunning Mackenzie Beach and close to all the opportunities of Tofino.
The designs and colours of each of the 85 oceanfront rooms were inspired by local First Nations art to reflect the heritage of Vancouver Island. This unique Tofino hotel is sure to ignite peaceful feelings while you relax on your private patio and watch the wild and wonderful Pacific Ocean roll in. The beautifully landscaped grounds lead down to a pristine, soft and sandy beach, just steps from your room.
The Important Stuff:
The Tin Wis is a fantastic family hotel right on Mackenzie Beach. The hotel has 85 oceanfront rooms which have been recently renovated to capture the cultural spirit of the local area.
Check-in Day: Any Day
Queen/Queen - this is the standard room at the Tin Wis and each room has two comfortable queen beds which are great for families. Other rooms have kitchenettes and a limited few have a loft room - ask us what you prefer.
In all rooms... Furnished patio or balcony Mini-fridge Colour TV with cable Complimentary Wifi internet Coffee/tea maker Iron and ironing board Full bathrooms with tub & shower Hairdryer Telephone with modem port and free local calls Free guest parking In some rooms... Fireplaces, kitchenettes, soaker tubs
The Beachfront Bistro at the Tin Wis overlooks the wonderful view of Mackenzie Beach and the Pacific Ocean. The menu is inspired by both traditional and contemporary West Coast cuisine.
Tofino Paddle Surf is Tofino's premier standup paddle boarding (SUP) and surfing company and they are located right on Mackenzie Beach at the hotel. SUP originated from early Polynesian heritage and is now (apparently) the fastest growing water sport on the planet. Join Tofino Paddle Surf for some instruction by their excellent guides or rent the equipment.
Stuff for KidsThe Tin Wis is a fantastic choice for a family. The hotel is right on Mackenzie Beach which is fabulous for playing. Hours of fun will be had by all ages.
Things To Do
Outdoor & Active:
There is so much to do in Tofino including:
- Stand up Paddling Boarding
- Visit Pacific Rim National Park
- Go on a Wildflife Tour and keep a look out for whales and bears.
- Try out some Surfing on Long Beach
The Raincoast Education Society The Raincoast Education Society is an independent, non-profit society and registered Canadian charity. The Society’s aim is to enable citizens within and beyond the Clayoquot and Barkley Sound region to participate knowledgeably, effectively and responsibly in the work of shaping this future for our region and for our planet. Pacific Rim National Park The exposed open coast of the Pacific Coast Mountains make up the spectacular surroundings of Pacific Rim. Composed of three areas – Long Beach, the West Coast Trail and the Broken Group of Islands – unique highlights include an island archipelago, old-growth coastal temperate rainforest, and archaeological sites. To really immerse yourself in this amazing marine and forest environment, interpretive programs are available throughout the summer.
Car traveling time between Tofino and Nanaimo on a good day is approx. 3 hours and Victoria, is approx. 5 hours.