Sonora Resort

In the heart of the Canadian wilderness yet uncompromising on luxury, Sonora Resort is the perfect getaway for those looking to experience the abundant wildlife, outdoor lifestyle and unspoiled beauty of this stunning part of British Columbia

Sonora Island, British Columbia
Sonora Resort
  • Luxury wilderness resort in stunning remote location

  • Fly in by helicopter or seaplane from Vancouver or take it slow by boat

  • Ideal option for families looking to experience the wilderness in style with plenty of adventure

  • Go out on the Eagle Master boat to see orcas whales, dolphins, bears, seals & bald eagles

Just 50 minutes by helicopter from Vancouver brings you a world away from the city, into pristine wilderness, calm and tranquillity.

Nestled into the shoreline, Sonora is in a wonderful secluded location with a wealth of experiences at your doorstep. Step aboard one of the resorts fleet of 12 seater Eaglemaster boats and be whisked off into untapped territory, searching for eagles, seals, dolphins and even the most exciting find in this part of the world grizzly bears! Only an hour from the resort is a great spot for watching the grizzlies play with their cubs or heading into September and October, watch them catch salmon as they go to spawn, an absolute must to experience once in a lifetime.

For fishing enthusiasts, Sonora is a haven, with some of the most exciting salmon fishing on the West coast and some of the best guides to ensure you head for just the right spots. Bring your catch back and watch it prepared for your dinner, as fresh as it could possibly be!

For those who prefer to fly fish, the surrounding lakes and rivers teem with trout so perfect for the most experienced or even a first time angler.

Beyond the fishing and wildlife, Sonora still thrills with an array of wonderful experiences. Take a helicopter up to a mountain glacier vantage point no one else can reach and enjoy a gourmet picnic on what feels like the top of the world. Kayak through the calm waters of the Outer Discovery Islands with seasoned guides. Enjoy a movie in the resort's own movie theater, indulge in a treatment in the luxurious spa, swim in the heated outdoor pool, with it's breathtaking views over the sound or simply relax with a book in the resorts charming conservatory.

With only 88 rooms and suites in total, the resort still retains it's intimate and personal feel. Split into 12 individual lodges, each set of rooms has it's own comfortable lounge, complete with floor to ceiling windows to make the most of that breath taking view. Families are well catered for with adjacent rooms and plenty of space.

Even dining is a treat at Sonora, with chef Terry Pichor casting a guiding eye over the flavors that the guests enjoy. Sourcing the finest local ingredients and transforming them into a culinary celebration of this spectacular region is all part of the plan and ensures guests experience mouth watering cuisine.

A stay at Sonora is on an all inclusive basis with all meals and beverages included. Guests can choose their daily activities and some will come at additional cost. However, this ensures you choose what you want to do, do as little or as much as you desire.

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Presidential Suite

Presidential Suite

Warm and welcoming, our alpine-accented Gold rooms offer views of the Yuculta Rapids and mountain ranges beyond from the comfort of a pillow-top Queen or King-sized bed. The elegant ensuite boasts a soaker tub, separate glass shower and heated natural slate tile.

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Sonora Island, British Columbia

Nestled between Vancouver Island and the west coast of Canada, Sonora Resort is accessible only by sea or air. No roads or cities on the horizon, just the serenity and harmony of a luxury wilderness lodge.

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