Whalers on the Point Guesthouse ( HI Tofino)
81 West Street, PO Box 296, Tofino, Canada

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Part of Hostelling International, Whalers was constructed with your comfort in mind, and provides guests spacious common rooms to interact. Enjoy a free game of pool or foosball in our games room, or watch a DVD in our separate TV room.

There is a large self-catering kitchen with all the amenities, where one can prepare a meal, or you can step outside to the covered patio, and use the gas BBQ. Once your meal is ready, enjoy our oceanfront dining room with a large solarium & see through rock fireplace, along with the adjacent living room. Free Wi-Fi is available as well as an assortment of books.

There are many incredible things to do in this spectacular pristine area of the Clayoquot Sound. Whalers’ staff thrive on relaying information on trips and tours to the guest, where we set you up, and get you on your way.



Arriving by car: From Vancouver take the B.C. ferry to Nanaimo. You catch the ferry from the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal to Nanaimo. Once in Nanaimo proceed north along the Island Hwy #19 towards Parksville, then take Hwy #4 through to Port Alberni. Continue west of Port Alberni on Hwy #4 to Tofino. When you arrive, drive to the 2nd stop sign & make a right onto 1st street. Drive 1 block, then turn left onto Main Street & drive 1 short block, where you will find us at 81 West Street.

Arriving by bus: Pacific Coach bus transportation is available from downtown Vancouver to the ferry terminal at Horseshoe Bay, which goes to Nanaimo, or the ferry terminal at Tsawwassen which goes to Victoria. www.pacificcoach.com. Once on Vancouver Island, Tofino Bus offers daily service between Victoria, Nanaimo, and Tofino. For schedules & fares, call 1-866-986-3466 or visit www.tofinobus.com.

Arriving by air: Orca Airways offers flights from Vancouver to Tofino. Contact them at 1-888-359-6722 or www.flyorcaair.com. From the airport it is approx. 12 kms to Tofino, & taxi transportation is only way to travel.