Place Category: Getaways
Nestled on five acres, surrounded by west coast forest, and just 2 hours north of Vancouver, sits Painted Boat Resort, Spa and Marina. 31 spacious, waterfront villas take full advantage of the incredible geography of British Columbia’s Sunshine Coast, and boast serene, contemporary décor and feature such luxuries as large soaker tubs and comfortable sitting areas.
The Pender Harbour area is part of the shishálh traditional territory. Pender Harbour was one of three locations that the Aboriginal communities would gather during the less active months of winter.
Guests at Painted Boat enjoy access to an infinity edge pool, hot tub and fitness facility, all overlooking the serene Madeira Park lagoons and well-protected, deep water marina. The SPA at Painted Boat is perfect for relaxing in our serenity gardens before enjoying a luxurious spa treatment.
The Lagoon Restaurant at Painted Boat Resort, open February through December 31st (check website for currently ours and days of operation), has contemporary décor featuring local artists, and features traditional west coast cuisine with an international twist. Using fresh local ingredients in season has created a unique and vibrant menu. During Happy Hour in the Summer months of July and August, guests cool down with creative cocktails on the Lagoon Restaurant Balcony.
With 31 oceanfront villas ranging in size from 1160 to 1760 sq. ft, each unit features an ensuite bathroom with large soaker tub and separate shower stall in the master king-bedded bedroom. A second bedroom has one queen bed and separate bathroom with shower. Guests may relax in a comfortable, open-concept living area with one queen sofa bed in front of a classic stone fireplace. All villas feature a fully equipped kitchen with natural granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar and formal dining area. In addition, a balcony or patio with propane barbeque and outdoor furniture showcases the spectacular water views and wonders of the surrounding landscape.
Resort Facilities and Activities
A uniquely designed, solar heated, infinity pool provides the perfect spot for an early morning dip or romantic moonlit swim. A large hot tub adjacent to the pool is the spot to go to ease your muscles after a day of kayaking or hiking in the area. A fitness centre, with everything you need to enhance your fitness, offers gorgeous views of the pool and lagoons beyond.
The resort offers kayak and paddleboard rentals to explore the shoreline and our team can provide information on boat tours, guided kayak, bike and hiking tours and other activities available in the area.
Painted Boat Resort features a full-service spa, open year-round, with a wide selection of services and treatments to ease away the stress of everyday living. The tranquility of the SPA Garden is ideal for relaxing with a book or connecting with friends.
Boating in? Our Marina offers daily, weekly and yearly rates for our Marine enthusiasts. Locals often boat in to dock ‘n dine at the Lagoon Restaurant.
Painted Boat Resort, Spa and Marina – your place on the Sunshine Coast