We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Traveller (342)
Room & Suite (77)
Dining (16)
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“april point”(185 reviews)
“the pub”(139 reviews)
“fish”(158 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
All hotel details
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (1,283)
There are newer reviews for Painter's Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
1,185 results
Traveller rating
470
375
203
93
44
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
470
375
203
93
44
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsapril pointthe pubfishwater taxisister resortmarine centerdining roomwildlife tourbeautiful locationwhale watchingtennis courtsquadra islandmain buildingbald eaglesdiscovery passagelovely viewbit dated
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
151 - 155 of 1,185 reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Stayed here twice before. Good experience before but disappointed this time including both dining quality and room cleanliness. Strong smelling of urine in my room. Water taxi to April point for dinner was free before but required 5 CAD each person this time.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
1  Thank Aldous C
Reviewed 21 August 2017

great place for a stop over the place is clean grounds are nice people are accommodating. Loved the atmosphere here rooms where comfortable clean and well kept. food was good but was always a buffet. IHEARD THE ACTIVITIES WHERE GOOD HEAR BUT DID NOT TAKE...More

Thank abbey84
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My 13 yr old son and I had an excellent time enjoying room 6 in the main lodge with a beautiful channel and Marina water view. Vaulted ceiling 2 queen bed room with a small balcony to enjoy. Fished 2 days with their guides Mike...More

Thank webb
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Lodge was great, pub was great, disappointed in the buffet especially since when we booked the restaurant had not changed over to the buffet yet. Very disappointed in the lack of fishing equipment the 2nd day and how some boats have casting rods and others...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank Paddy G
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The views and pleasant surroundings were the big attraction for us. Our room in the main lodge was comfortable and quiet. The dining room is buffet service only - to order off a menu we had to go to the Tyee pub. Although wi-fi is...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank Piller
View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Vancouver Island
See allSee all
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (342)
Room & Suite (77)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
gumgum
20 November 2017|
Answer
Response from leotony | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot say, we did not utilise this facility, enjoy your trip.
0
Votes
Malcolm T
4 September 2017|
Answer
Response from susanpenumbra | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I think at least 40 if you include the separate buildings. I don't know how many in the lodge building though.
1
Vote
CookieSR
25 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Patrice0827 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, me and my friend stayed at Painter's Lodge in mid September 2017. We stayed in room 322 and it was wonderful. There was a loft with a bed up there and 2 queen beds on the first floor along with a bathroom, shower, tv... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Check your room before you accept it!"
Read review
"We did not have an Ocean view room but the views from the reastaurant and Bar terrace are stunning."
Read review
"Ask for river views in lodges closest to shore"
Read review
"All rooms are great I prefer in the main lodge with an ocean view"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing