The Powell River area offers a broad range of comfortable accommodations for various budgets. Choose from hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts, cottages, camping and RV parks, and a handful of small resorts.
Hotels & Motels
Heritage hotels are a Powell River trademark, and many date from the city's early 20th-century boom years. Serviceable motels are scattered along the Sunshine Coast Highway (Hwy 101), which turns into Marine Avenue as it runs through Powell River along the waterfront.
B&Bs and Cottages
Thanks to the high standards of the Sunshine Coast B&B, Cottage Owners Association, Powell River is known for its well-maintained bed and breakfasts and cottages. There are close to 30 different options. Texada Island is a 35-minute ferry ride from Powell River, and also had bed and breakfast choices.
Camping and RV Parks
Powell River has more than 10 campgrounds and RV parks. Saltery Bay Provincial Park has vehicle-accessible campsites and is situated 27km/17mi south of Powell River near the Saltery Bay ferry terminal. Scuba dive to see the submerged "Emerald Princess" statue.