Join one of our experienced gardeners for an instructive stroll through our organic kitchen gardens. Learn what we are growing for our kitchen this season, discover edible plants, hear about our efficient composting system, the process of becoming certified organic, and take in the beauty of our grounds. Garden tours take approximately 45 minutes, andRead more →
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In addition to our own organic kitchen gardens, the ocean just outside Sooke Harbour House contains a largely hidden, abundant garden featuring delectable edible seaweeds.To explore this garden, from June through September, Amanda Swinimer from Dakinitidalwilds.com offers tours at varying times dependant on the tides. Tours are offered at a cost of $40.00 per personRead more →
For the golf enthusiast, the Sooke area offers excellent golf greens in natural surroundings.
In particular, the Olympic View Championship Golf Course, located in a breathtaking park-like setting at a 35 minute drive from Sooke, ranks among the top 35 greens in Canada.
Relatively new to Vancouver Island is the Bear Mountain Golf and Country Club, located
Longing to explore our fabulous West coast trails? Should you like to cover more distance than on your daily walk, bicycles are the ideal way to explore the area.
Our front desk will be happy to provide you with rental bicycles and safety equipment, provided by Coastal Watersports. We can also supply you
The southern tip of Vancouver Island has extraordinary natural scenery, ranging from lush rainforest to sandy beaches, and from rocky mountains to rolling farmlands. Hikers of all levels of experience can be accommodated by the many trails of various levels of difficulty.
Our front desk staff will be glad to provide you