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Bowen Island
A 20 minute ferry ride from the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal, Bowen Island is a beautiful residential island in the middle of Howe Sound. An ideal kayaking destination, it also makes a great day trip from Vancouver for those looking for a quiet escape from the city.

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Crippen Regional Park
Crippen Regional Park
Attraction type: Parks
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Coastal Patterns Gallery
Coastal Patterns Gallery
Owner description: Coastal Patterns Gallery on beautiful Bowen Island, BC, showcases the work of west coast artist Gregg Simpson. Each month, a different series of work is featured. Simpson has... more Owner description: Coastal Patterns Gallery on beautiful Bowen Island, BC, showcases the work of west coast artist Gregg Simpson. Each month, a different series of work is featured. Simpson has exhibited internationally and is included in several art history books. His vibrant and colorful work draws upon the traditions of surrealism and abstraction. less
Attraction type: Art Galleries
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Thetis Lake Regional Park
Thetis Lake Regional Park(View Royal)
Attraction type: Parks
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Seawall in Vancouver
Seawall in Vancouver(Vancouver)
Attraction type: Hiking Trails
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Stanley Park
Stanley Park(Vancouver)
Owner description: North America's third-largest park draws eight million visitors per year, many of whom may skate or walk past you on the Seawall, a scenic, 5.5-mile path running along the water... more Owner description: North America's third-largest park draws eight million visitors per year, many of whom may skate or walk past you on the Seawall, a scenic, 5.5-mile path running along the water on the park's perimeter. It's just one of many trails among the park's 1,000 acres, which also house an aquarium, nature center and other recreational facilities. less
Attraction type: Parks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Shika Provisions
Shika Provisions
Ranked #1 of 18 Restaurants in Bowen Island
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch
Rustique Bistro
Rustique Bistro
Ranked #2 of 18 Restaurants in Bowen Island
Price: $2 - $19
Cuisines: French, Creperie
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Snug Cafe
The Snug Cafe
Ranked #3 of 18 Restaurants in Bowen Island
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Tuscany Pizza
Tuscany Pizza
Ranked #4 of 18 Restaurants in Bowen Island
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Cocoa West Chocolatier
Cocoa West Chocolatier
Ranked #5 of 18 Restaurants in Bowen Island
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Coffee & Tea

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Seven Hills Bed and Breakfast
Seven Hills Bed and Breakfast
$44 - $56 (CAD 55 - 70)
Ranked #7 of 14 Bowen Island B&B and Inns
Whitesails Lodge Bed and Breakfast
Whitesails Lodge Bed and Breakfast
$72 - $84 (CAD 90 - 105)
Ranked #12 of 14 Bowen Island B&B and Inns

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Buchan Hotel
2.0 of 5
Buchan Hotel
$64 - $105 (CAD 80 - 131)
Ranked #42 of 96 Hotels in Vancouver
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Bowen Island Hideaway
3.5 of 5
Bowen Island Hideaway
$131 - $151
Ranked #2 of 14 Bowen Island B&B and Inns
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On the Sea B&B
On the Sea B&B
$112 - $160 (CAD 139 - 199)
Ranked #4 of 14 Bowen Island B&B and Inns
Evergreen Hall Bed & Breakfast
Evergreen Hall Bed & Breakfast
$92 - $120 (CAD 115 - 150)
Ranked #6 of 14 Bowen Island B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

L'Hermitage Hotel
4.0 of 5
L'Hermitage Hotel
$163 - $363
Ranked #1 of 96 Hotels in Vancouver
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Pinnacle Hotel At The Pier
4.0 of 5
Pinnacle Hotel At The Pier
$146 - $294
Ranked #1 of 10 Hotels in North Vancouver
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Fairmont Pacific Rim
5.0 of 5
Fairmont Pacific Rim
$365 - $636
Ranked #2 of 96 Hotels in Vancouver
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.