Staying

If you are planning on booking accommodations on Pender, we recommend you book quickly as the island is small and can be busy in the summer months! We have compiled a list of accommodation options to help you book your stay.

CAMPING

Camping in one of Pender’s four camp grounds is an inexpensive and fun option. Also a good option for groups booking together.

Prior Centennial Campground

A government campground five minute drive from the reception venue. 10 minute drive from the ferry terminal. Two minute drive to town center.

https://gulfislandsnationalpark.com/gulf-island-parks/prior-centennial-campground-pender-island/

Shingle Bay Campground

A waterfront campground seven minutes away from the reception venue. Located nine minutes away from the ferry terminal. 10 minute drive from the town center. Cannot drive right to your campsite, 5 minute walk from the parking lot to camping sites.

http://gulfislandsnationalpark.com/gulf-island-parks/shingle-bay-campground-north-pender-island/

Port Browning Marina

A waterfront campground with tent and RV options. Laundry and shower facilities as well as a swimming pool. 10 minute walk/two minute drive from the town center and located on the same property as a restaurant and pub. Four minute drive from the reception venue. Seven minute drive from the ferry terminal.

https://penderisland.info/port-browning-marina/

Beaumont Marine Park

A campsite option for adventurous guests. Arrival by boat or hike. Seven minute drive from the town center. 10 minute drive from the reception venue. 15 minute drive from the ferry terminal.

https://gulfislandsnationalpark.com/gulf-island-parks/beaumont-marine-park-south-pender-island/

CABIN RENTALS

NEW – Ainslie Point Cottage

Just over the bridge that connects North Pender to South Pender.

http://ainsliepointcottage.com/

NEW – Artwood Cottage

On the south island.

http://artwoodcottage.com/

NEW – Little Log Cabin

On the south island.

http://www.littlelogcabin.ca/home.php

NEW – Logan’s Hideaway

North island, close to the ferry and reception location.

http://www.loganshideaway.com/

NEW – Morning Moon

Located on the north island.

http://www.morningmoon.ca/

Currents at Otter Bay

Where the Kolarciks have owned a cabin for the last 12 years. Cottage rentals that can accommodate up to six people. Two minute walk from the ferry terminal. Six minute drive from town center. Three minute drive from reception venue. Good option for families and groups.

http://www.currentsliving.com/

These cottages are all individually owned, and so renting can be hit or miss. If you are interested in renting at Currents, we would suggest contacting them as soon as possible.

Woods on Pender Island

Unique private rentals where you can choose from cabins, airstreams, ‘glamping’ tents or rooms in the small motel to rent. Some units come with a private hot tub. Accommodations for up to six people. Coffee shop and restaurant on site. Five minute drive from the reception venue, two minutes from the town center, eight minutes from the ferry terminal.

https://woodsonpender.com/

Arcadia by the Sea

Oceanfront cottage rentals. Tennis courts, pool and spa on site. Two night minimum. One minute drive from the ferry terminal. Eight minute drive from the town center. Five minute drive from reception venue.

https://arcadiabythesea.com/

HOTELS & B&Bs

Poets Cove Resort

Upscale hotel, villa and cottage options. Spa, pools and hot tubs on site. Busy hub with lots to do in close proximity. Located on South Pender Island, so a little further from things. 17 minute drive from the reception location, 14 minutes from the town center, 20 minutes from the ferry terminal. Good for those looking for typical hotel accommodations.

http://poetscove.com/

Salmonberry Inn

Choose from three suites. Hot tubs included with some suites. 15 minute drive from the ferry, nine minutes from the town center, 12 minutes from the reception venue.

http://salmonberryinn.ca/

Beach House B&B

Four minute drive from the reception venue. One minute drive from the town center. Eight minute drive from the ferry terminal.

http://beachhousependerisland.com/bhrooms.html

Gnomes Hollow B&B

14 minute drive from the ferry terminal. Seven minute drive from the town center. 10 minute drive from the reception venue.

http://www.gnomeshollow.com/

PRIVATELY OWNED HOMES

Check out options from both Airbnb and VRBO for owners listing their private properties for rent.

https://www.airbnb.ca/s/Pender-Island–BC/homes?place_id=ChIJ78nsoL5fj1QR19yf9viTFww&refinement_paths%5B%5D=%2Ffor_you&allow_override%5B%5D=&s_tag=NsMTcx6K

https://www.vrbo.com/results?q=Pender+Island%2C+BC%2C+Canada&to-date=&from-date=&uuid

MORE OPTIONS

For more options, check out the Pender Island Chambers of Commerce website.

http://www.penderislandchamber.com/cat/accommodations

OPTIONS NOT ON PENDER

It is also feasible to book accommodations on Vancouver Island if you are not interested in spending the night on Pender. It’s easy to take a late ferry to Swartz Bay (Victoria) and book a place close to the ferry terminal instead of staying on Pender. For more information about traveling to and from the island, check out our Travelling page.