Live like a Tofinian!

Tofino is at the end of a long road, but the beginning of a big adventure.  Situated on the western shores of Vancouver Island, the area is renowned for its spectacular natural beauty and unique outer coast culture.  A rare combination of nearby wilderness and modern creature comforts, Tofino is a small Canadian town with a big personality.  Visitors will find an impressive variety of outdoor activities and in-town events happening throughout the year.

View of Tofino area beaches from nearby Pacific Rim National Park

Nestled into a sunny spot among cedars, Emerald Forest Retreat is owner designed and hand-built in the spirit of the outer coast.  Surround yourself with local character in our Cedar Nest cabin.  Whether you are one of our returning family of guests or a new visitor, we offer a quiet place to relax and recharge for your next adventure!

Cedar Nest is a cozy post and beam hideaway hand-built from red cedar.  Snuggled into a private niche at Emerald Forest, the “Nest” will give you that one-of-a-kind experience. Crafted with the creative spirit of the outer coast, it provides the perfect home away from home for your travel adventure to the Tofino area.  Be ready to live like a Tofinian!

Cedar Nest Features

  • Open layout designed for two – three guests
  • Sitting area with abundant windows
  • Fully equipped kitchen and dining nook
  • Stand-up sleeping loft with queen sized bed
  • Ultra-effient climate control
  • Pull out couch for extra bed
  • Indoor washroom with low-flush toilet
  • Tofinian-style glass covered hot outdoor shower
  • Wrap around porches
  • Glass roof BBQ shed and equipment storage area
  • High speed WiFi connection

Cedar Nest Rates:

Early Fall [September 25 – October 15]
$160 per night

Late Fall [October 16 – November 15]
$130 per night 

Winter [November 16 – February 9]
$110 per night

Early Spring [February 10 – April 30]
$130 per night

March Spring Break [March 10 – March 25]
$150 per night

Late Spring [May 1 – June 15]
$150 per night

Summer [June 16 – September 24] & all Canadian Holidays
$190 per night

Canadian Holidays & Associated Dates
$190 per night

Victoria Day / Canada Day / Civic Holiday / Labour Day / Thanksgiving / Remembrance / Xmas – New Year/ Family Day / Easter

Cedar Nest is designed for a couple, but can accommodate a maximum of four using the pull-out couch. Price for extra guests: kids up to 14 years old / $10 per child per night; guests 14 and older / $15 per person per night.

Please note that a 5% general sales tax will be added on to your total billing.

Cedar Nest has a 3-night minimum stay. We only offer one- or two-night stays as dates become available on our schedule.  Ask about weekly rates during shoulder and winter season.

Cedar Nest Reservations

We take a credit card number to reserve your dates. We ask for final payment in cash or Canadian checks. Final payment is due in full upon arrival. We will send you an email to confirm your reservation and provide directions once you have booked your stay.

Cedar Nest Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made 30 days or more prior to booking date, guests will be subject a $50 administration fee. Cancellation made 30 days or less prior to booking date, guests will be subject to full (100%) charge for all cancelled dates.

Contact us! 250.725.2551

Emerald Forest  1326 Pacific Rim Highway  Tofino, BC, Canada

District of Tofino Business License # 20180462