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]
$165 per night   3-night minimum stay

Late Fall [October 16 – November 12]
$135 per night    3-night minimum stay

Winter [November 13 – February 9]
$120 per night    3-night minimum stay

Early Spring [February 10 – April 17]
$135 per night    3-night minimum stay

March Spring Break [March 10 – March 25]
$155 per night    3-night minimum stay

Late Spring [April 18 – June 13]
$165 per night    3-night minimum stay

Summer [June 14 – September 24]
$215 per night    5-night minimum stay

Canadian Holidays & Associated Dates*
$215 per night   3-night minimum stay

*Canadian Holidays with special rates:  Victoria Day / Canada Day / Civic Holiday / Labour Day / Remembrance Day / Christmas – New Year / Family Day / Easter –  $215 per night / 3 – night min.   March Spring Break – $155 per night  3-night min.
Cedar Nest has varied minimum stay periods throughout the year. We offer shorter stays when openings become available on our schedule. 
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 fourteen years old – $15 per child per night; guests that are fourteen years and older – $20 per person per night.  
Taxes will be added to the total cost for your stay. Taxes (16%) include: 8% PST / 5% GST / 3% MRDT.   
Cedar Nest Reservations

We take a credit card number to reserve your dates. We ask for final payment in cash, e-transfers 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! sabine@emeraldforestretreat.com 250.725.2551

Emerald Forest  1326 Pacific Rim Highway  Tofino, BC, Canada

District of Tofino Business License # 20180462