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Telegraph Cove

Telegraph Cove is one of Vancouver Island's favorite place to visit. The boardwalked village with its preserved historic buildings recalls a rustic past in which the cove harboured a lumber mill and salmon saltery. Today, Telegraph Cove or TC as the locals call it, is the hub of North Vancouver Island's whale watching and Grizzly viewing community.

Be sure to visit the Whale Interpretive Center before or after your tour with us.

Where to stay in Telegraph Cove

Dockside 29 at Telegraph Cove Marina

Telegraph Cove's over-the-water luxury suites are available for overnight rental. Each unit has a lovely view of the marina and the beautiful Telegraph Cove old boardwalk. They also oporate a large RV site on this location.

Website: http://www.telegraphcove.ca

Phone: 1-877-TEL-COVE (1-877-835-2683)

Telegraph Cove Resort

Telegraph Cove Resort is located in the old part of Telegraph Cove. They rent out several cabins along the boardwalk and surrounding area. Staying in one of these cabons is like stepping back in time. The buildings have kept their original charm from the past with the old "unimproved"look on the exterior and a fresh new modernized decor on the interior.

Website: www.telegraphcoveresort.ca

Phone: 1-800-200-4665.

Cottage at the cove

Guests of the Cottage at the Cove will find that this lovely Cape Cod style cottage has all of the amenities to make your visit one to remember. This tastefully appointed cottage boasts a wrap around porch with a beautiful view of Johnstone Strait. The upstairs master bedroom has a pleasant sitting room and ensuite. The downstairs has two queen bedrooms, full bathroom, laundry facilities, living and dining room and a deluxe fully equipped kitchen.

Website: www.cottageatthecove.com/

Phone: 1-888-928-6722.

Drift Inn

Available for private rental, this ocean-front property has three bedrooms, a spacious kitchen, dining area and game room. This place offers spectacular views over Johnstone Strait

Website: www.driftinn.ca

Phone: 1-867-334-2144.

Hidden Cove Lodge

Semi-remote ocean front lodge and cottages powered with wind, solar and generator. Surrounded by lush forest and wildlife, situated on Johnstone Straits, 15 min from Telegraph Cove and 40 minutes from Port Hardy and the ferry North. A 'West Coast Cedar' Oceanfront Lodge with 9 fully accommodated rooms and a fantastic common viewing area overlooking the bay with a licensed dining room. Two self-contained two bedroom oceanfront cottages, with fireplaces, for those wishing complete privacy. One single bedroom cottage, set back beside Lodge, over looking back of bay.

Website: www.hiddencovelodge.com/

Phone: 1-250-974-8181.

Alder Bay Resort

Alder Bay Resort is a great camp ground conveniently located approximately 12km (8 miles) before Telegraph Cove. They also have some rental accommodation as well as a small store.

Website: www.alderbayresort.com/

Phone: 1-888-956-4117

Where to stay in Port Mcneil

Port McNeil is located about 30km North of Telegraph Cove. Although small by m ost standards, it does have most services that one would need. If you are arriving late in the day by bus or by plane, you may want to consider staying in Port McNeil the night before your trip. Port McNeil is a typical resource town and not really the most beautiful place but what it lacks in charm, it makes up in friendlyness.

Visit the friendly people at the Visitor Information Center on the waterfront for everything you need to know about Port McNeil and the area. hwww.portmcneill.net/

Black Bear Rosort

The Black Bear Resort Hotel is the newest property on Northern Vancouver island, offering elegant Port McNeill hotel accommodation situated on the fringe of a natural forest in the heart of Port McNeill.

Website: www.port-mcneill-accommodation.com/

Phone: 1-866-956-4900

Haidaway Inn

The Haida Way is located near downtown, the Haida Way is within walking distance of shopping, the harbour and the ferry terminal. They have our own full-service restaurant, pub and well-stocked liquor store.

Website: www.pmhotels.com/

Phone: 1-800-956-3373

Cluxewe Resort

This is a great place to camp or stay in one of theircottages.

Website: www.cluxeweresort.com/

Phone: 1-250-949-0378