Starfish

Our “green” features are the gold standard on the Gulf Islands.

Only at the Mayne Island Resort and Spa do guests enjoy these distinct facilities and services:

button deluxe energy efficient partially earth sheltered waterfront cottages

button our own water supply and purification system. Rainwater is gathered in two large on-site cisterns for toilet flushing and irrigation.

button our own state of the art sewage treatment plant ensures pristine beaches and bay

button low flush toilets and energy saving appliances in our cottages

button reclaimed wood plank flooring in the cottages

button original wood floors in the 100 year old inn—yes, they’re still here!

button drought resistant landscaping

button low impact exterior lighting

button recycling bins in each cottage

button a successful purple martin repopulation programme with special nesting boxes positioned at the end of our dock has been very succesful in contributing to bringing these rare birds back to the Gulf Islands

button many natural materials used in the design and construction of our cottages, such as slate and stone in the spa-like bathrooms

button located adjacent to the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve. Wander the arbutus-lined trails or explore the sandy beach and tidal pools.

button nestled amidst the natural beauty of the shore and set back among mature firs, cedars, and maples our subtle exterior presence ensures that we’re barely visible from the ocean and the road.

button numerous deer wander through, especially in the fall when the apples drop from our ancient apple tree

button also numerous majestic bald eagles, blue herons, osprey, seals, sea lions, otters

button our aquaflora spa uses nutrient rich products created with ingredients sustainably harvested from the shores and forests of our bio-region

Vacation lightly on our planet.  Enjoy a getaway at the Mayne Island Resort and Spa.

Deers

With no predators and no hunting the rather large

population of deer have become very friendly.
Eagle Nest

Eagles nest throughout the island and sore above.