Duffin Cove Resort
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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TravelPod Member ReviewsDuffin Cove Resort Tofino
Whilst the accommodation is a bit old and tired the location is just stunning with private balconies looking over the ocean and islands - spectacular views.
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Today was a long drive from Port Hardy to Tofino which is a tourism town on the west coast of Vancouver Island. The 80 km drive from Pt Alberni to the turn off to Tofino was absolutely spectacular. Tight windy roads with steep gradients, cliff faces on one side of the road and beautiful lakes on the other made this a real treat. To top it off the …
... Tony's Pizza for a quick slice of pizza for lunch. We had to be quick as we had a short turnaround to our next activity - an afternoon's whale watching tour with Jamie's Whaling Station. Despite the warm weather, we were provided with full-body spray suits, which act as waterproofing, warmth and flotation all in one - a kind of buoyant duvet-lined onesie! Far too warm on shore but essential kit out on the boat. We were ...
Coastal Renaissance is the name of our BC ferry that left Horseshoe Bay at 8:30 am. After a brief stop at the bank in Nanaimo we headed north. We decided to take the ocean route to Coombs where we stopped to browse and managed to spend a little money. The goats were on the roof giving the tourists a real show as they Constantly fed on the grass. Cathedral Grove was our next destination where we walked among the huge trees in awe of the ...
... to go into the warmer pools.
We spent about 90 minutes or so at the springs, and our timing was pretty good as it was largely empty when we arrived but got busier the longer we were there and even busier still as we were getting out.
Then it was time to have some lunch by the sea before doing the walk back through the trees. To top off a fantastic day we saw two Gray Whales on the way back as another boat radioed in to ...
... away. There were big spoldgy orange things that were called sea cucumbers. I understood why they were called that, because they were the same shape as a cucumber. When I touched them they felt squishy and it wasn't very nice. The starfish felt very hard and solid. Some of them felt furry and they were my favourite.
There were these really long eels and they had a pointy nose that was shaped like a trumpet. That is why they were called pipe eels. We also saw a big ...