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Bed & Breakfasts
A Rover’s Rest Bed & Breakfast is “A Romantic Hideaway at Shuswap Lake”. Our secluded Blind Bay log home is located on Shuswap Lake, near Sorrento & Salmon Arm, British Columbia. Halfway between Calgary, Alberta & Vancouver, BC, only 2 km North off the Trans-Canada Highway on Balmoral Road in Blind Bay, South Shuswap area, in the North Okanagan region. About five and half hours drive from Seattle, WA. Major Credit Cards are accepted. We are a proud member of the British Columbia Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers Guild and we are the only B&B inspected and approved, in the South Shuswap. A Rover’s Rest Bed & Breakfast offers 3 suites all with private entry, ensuite bath, hairdryer, robes & slippers, in suite heat & A/C control, Satellite TV with DVD, and free high speed Wi-Fi. There are numerous additional amenities in each suite and throughout the property. The Heart of the Home suite is our honeymoon suite with king bed, a loveseat in front of a seasonal fireplace, red heart shaped jetted tub, and private dining area make it great for those moments when you want to share romantic time with your partner. This suite also has deck access that can be used to sneak out to the outdoor hot tub for private time. The To the Point suite with a queen bed, and a semi-private garden area with seating for your enjoyment. You always feel free to come and go as you like. The From the Brush suite provides a queen bed and a twin bed, great for three guests; offering a couch, dinette, and kitchenette. This suite is great for extended stays. The secluded outdoor hot tub is a great place to relax & enjoy a glass of wine from one of our local wineries. As well, there is a large deck with a swing and furniture for those moments when you want to just enjoy the sun with a good book. The Beverage Centre is where you will find hot and cold drinks. Dishes, cutlery, guest refrigerator, microwave, and almost everything you need for use with our BBQ. The Sunroom is where you will be served our full hot breakfast, different each day. Come dine with the hummingbirds and the deer!
Biking, Hiking, Sightseeing
FitCity Tours & Travel is a boutique tour company that specializes in active tours of Vancouver, BC. Through running, hiking and cycling tours we take you off the well-beaten tourist path and let you truly experience stunning Vancouver!
Fishing, Cabins & Cottages
As a family run business in operation since 1983, we welcome you to enjoy the ultimate West Coast experience. As the first fishing charter operation in Port Renfrew, we can steer fishermen onto trophy size fish and navigate hikers and sightseers through beautiful and lush rain forest. We’re pleased to welcome back 70% of our customers as returnees each year. We have five cottages with wharfage.
Wineries & Wine Tours
Private and semi-private tours that are fully customized to suit your needs. Sit back, relax and explore the sun-drenched Okanagan wineries, where you can tour the vineyards, the cellar, learn about wine-making and sample the many award winning wines and taste what makes them world-class.
With The Natural Connection, every tour is a unique experience. Leave the busy city streets behind and become immersed in the tranquil comfort of our local parks. All trips are custom planned for your group based on your fitness level, and what you would like to see in the local area. Summits, Rivers, Lakes, Coastal hikes, easy, moderate, or challenging, there is a trail for everyone! You will learn about the practice of Forest Bathing and be guided through a mindful meditation practice incorporating the five senses. Guests will come away feeling refreshed, renewed, more connected to themselves and the world around. Backpacks, water bottles and a healthy trail lunch included with every adventure. 20% discounts for groups of 2-4 with pick up and drop off in the Sooke area.
Museums & Heritage Sites, Attractions
Open May to October Ride on an operating Heritage Railway. We are open Saturdays and Sundays May through October, from 9.30am until the last train returns at 4.00pm. Come out and see what we have to offer and go for a ride on the train.
The Billy Barker offers comfortable rooms, great meals at affordable prices and a casino that opens at 10am seven days a week. Come visit our newly renovated lobby, lounge and restaurant.
We are a family run vineyard and boutique winery producing hand selected, single vineyard, low yield, free run artisan wine located in beautiful south Langley along the Campbell Valley Wine Route. We are excited to share with you our passion for agriculture, our bucolic setting, our love for family and our carefully crafted wines. Our wines make everyday a special occasion. Here’s to you!
Photo Tours on Sundays. The Photo Tours are $20 per person. For 2019 we will tour and photograph Cascade Falls starting mid-May – date TBA. Join us and bring your family. Children under 14 free. It’s easy walking for everyone. We have several locations at the falls. Bring your camera, phone or tablet . Other tours available upon request; Son Ranch Timber Company, Christina Lake and the Granby River Valley. Check the website for details.