Welcome to Poets Cove Resort & Spa

Escape to Our Luxurious Pender Island Resort

Welcome to Poets Cove Resort & Marina, the premier luxury resort in the Southern Gulf Islands and home to the best sunset views on Pender Island. Part of British Columbia’s West Coast Gulf Island archipelago, Poets Cove is the perfect escape, offering a luxury boutique retreat framed by charming Arts & Crafts architecture, lush gardens and breathtaking ocean views. Just a short ferry, boat or seaplane ride away from Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle, our small island oasis set in the secluded Bedwell Harbour bay feels a million miles away.

Choose from a diverse array of beautifully appointed, pet-friendly accommodations perfect for families, couples, groups and boaters. Pamper yourself with a specialty treatment at our onsite Susurrus Spa and soothe body, mind and soul in the Eucalyptus Steam Cave. Savour fine dining cuisine and captivating ocean views in one of our distinctive restaurants. Enjoy outdoor activities on the sparkling water from our private marina, soak in our outdoor swimming pools (two), or simply relax in your private cottage villa or lodge accommodations for a rejuvenating West Coast Island experience.

It’s never too soon to reserve your place in paradise at Poets Cove on Pender Island.  View Poets Cove Brochure.

PLEASE BE ADVISED: Aurora Restaurant and Susurrus Spa are closed in 2021.

The Perfect "Getaway"

It's a perfect time for you to get away from it all. Relax, rejuvenate, and experience one of the Southern Gulf Islands premier luxury resort. 


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Dining Package

Savour one of BC Gulf Islands finest cuisine, escape to Poets Cove Resort & Spa, and enjoy a sumptuous meal at Syrens Bistro & Lounge.  Our acclaimed culinary team is exclusively focused on providing you with a dining experience inspired by the beauty and bounty of Pender Island. 

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Christmas Party at Poets Cove

From family, friends get-togethers to company parties - we have the perfect venue, and everything you need. Let us help plan your holiday celebration this season.

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Designed and decorated in the heart-warming Arts and Crafts style, Poets Cove Resort & Spa embodies comfort, luxury, and a connection to the surrounding landscape. Our 22 lodge rooms, 15 cottages and 9 villas situated along Pender Island’s waterfront are tailored to meet your every need, including accessible units for our disabled guests as well as pet-friendly lodging.

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Our Restaurants

Poets Cove features three fine dining restaurants for our guests: Aurora, Moorings Café and Syrens Bistro & Lounge. Each is distinctive in its own way, offering dining experiences on par with the top restaurants on Pender Island.

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Weddings & Events

With 1,586 square feet of wedding and event venues plus outdoor patio space, Poets Cove Resort & Marina provides full event planning services, making us one of the most desirable wedding and special event locations in the Gulf Islands.

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