“Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.”

― Ralph Waldo Emerson


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Open year round

Individuals and groups may book with or without breakfast from mid-May through mid-September.

Lodging only (breakfast not included) for individuals and groups from mid September through mid-May.

 ocean view hot tub


Water Color painting workshop

Groups, Retreats and Events

Whole inn rental available.  Ideal venue for 8-14 people. There are 12 beds in our 7 rooms and 8 bathrooms.

We have hosted small corporate groups and retreats for watercolor painting, poetry writing, music, yoga, surfing, reflexology, and seaweed. It's camp for adults.

Also well suited for family celebrations or intimate destination wedding.



Located 15 minutes (14km) beyond Sooke on the Pacific Marine Circle Route.

65- 75 minutes from Victoria on the southern tip of Vancouver Island.


Choose us for what we have:

Views, oceanfront and lush garden views with huge trees; the beach, wild beach access; cliff-edge hot tub; WiFi, free wireless internet; free parking; breakfast, yummy breakfasts available from May through September - see sample menu; privacy, private entrances and washrooms; company, opportunity to be social (the old-fashioned, face-to-face way) with fellow travelers; coffee and tea available 24/7; cozy fireplace; friendly assistance of Innkeepers; green and getting greener; guest kitchen; guest laundry; proximity to (within 20km) of award-winning local restaurants; 4 km from award winning meadery; world-class hiking, parks, fishing, biking, golf and art.

Choose us for what we don't have:

no phones; no television, and no smoking.

Packages & Specials

Printable Ocean Wilderness Inn brochure


We stayed at over 80 inns / boutique hotels and bed and breakfasts before becoming innkeepers. We apply what we learned in our travels to provide a comfortable, safe, welcoming, relaxing and enjoyable stay at our oceanfront lodging.

Room Amenities

Comfy beds & bedding

Spacious rooms

Private baths

Private entrances

Free Wi-Fi

Small refrigerator



Wine Glasses & corkscrew

& more

Rooms do not have:



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