Camping is a real go-to for us Vancouver folks when we want some outdoor time. In fact, the Owl’s Perch on Vancouver Island is 30 feet high!
Anyway, our guide unveils the best elevated retreats, blending nature and luxury. Embark on a journey with us and discover the enchanting world of treehouse accommodations.
- Discover the Rustic Beauty at Outa-The-Woods
- Experience Being Close to Nature at the Free Spirit Spheres
- Relax at the Shaky Knees Treehouse
- Lodge at the East Sooke Treehouse
- Get Cozy at Sienna's Tree House
- Hangout at the 30-Feet High Owl’s Perch Treehouse
- Find Serenity at the Secret Cove Treehouse
- Escape to the San Cobble Treehouse
- Unwind at the Cliffhouse Cottages
Discover the Rustic Beauty at Outa-The-Woods
Address: 6047 Land Road (Mayook Valley), Wardner, British Columbia V0B 2J0 Canada
Price per night: Starts at $350 per night
Contact details: [email protected]
Outa-The-Woods sits right in the heart of Mayook Valley, surrounded by 160 acres of greenery—trees, meadows, and marshes. They crafted this treehouse using wood from the very trees it overlooks.
And get this, they’ve got their own little lake, Ha Ha Creek, plus a bunch of springs, and it’s right next to crown land. It’s like the cherry on top, making the whole nature thing even more awesome.
Pets are more than welcome here, with a price of $30 per day/pet!
How to Get to Outa-The-Woods
The Outa-The-Woods treehouse is 67 km southeast of Kimberley and 64 km west of Fernie. To reach it, go to Mayook Valley, directly off Ha Ha Creek Rd. near Wardner, BC.
Experience Being Close to Nature at the Free Spirit Spheres
Address: 420 Horne Lake Rd, Qualicum Beach, BC V9K 1Z7, Canada
Price per night: Starts at $355 per night
Contact details: 1-250-757-9445
At Free Spirit Spheres, everything clicks—the design, the build, and the whole vibe. Check out their trio of treehouse spheres: Luna, Melody, and Eryn.
Sure, they might share the same shapes and sizes, but each one rocks its own special style. Luna’s got that sleek platinum exterior, Melody’s flaunting yellow fiberglass, and Eryn is all about that Sitka Spruce life.
No need to stress if your go-to dates are snagged. Free Spirit Spheres has your back! Shoot them an email, and they’ll see if they can hook you up for those dates.
How to Get to Free Spirit Spheres
Take the BC Ferries ride from either Horseshoe Bay or Tsawwassen. Afterward, head north on Island Highway 19 towards Courtenay and Campbell River.
Turn right onto Horne Lake Rd. from the highway, then go downhill for about 1 km. Look for a marked driveway #420, which is the first driveway on your left after Olympic Rd.
Relax at the Shaky Knees Treehouse
Address: Shaky Knees Treehouse, Likely Road, British Columbia, Canada
Price per night: Starts at $259 per night
Contact details: Contact host on Airbnb
Nestled close to Quesnel River, the Shaky Knees Treehouse stands tall at 7 meters amidst Western red cedar and Douglas fir trees. There’s a roomy deck where you can enjoy a hot cup of joe, taking in the view of the rich evergreen forest and a meadow sprinkled with daisies.
And if you tune in keenly, you might catch the soft murmur of Youngren Creek making its way down the hill next to the treehouse. Tucked away in its own little world, this spot even boasts a pond complete with a charming little waterfall.
Fair warning: there is no cell service and wifi here. Head to the main house, as there’s a landline and wifi there if you need it.
How to Get to the Shaky Knees Treehouse
From Vancouver, drive towards the Trans-Canada Hwy and keep right. Continue onto BC-3E and take exit 170 for Hope. Keep left and follow the signs for Hope Town Centre and proceed onto Trans-Canada Hwy, and onto Cariboo Hwy. Then, follow Likely Road.
Lodge at the East Sooke Treehouse
Address: 6601 East Sooke Road, Sooke, BC V9Z 1A5, Canada
Price per night: Starts at $443 per night
Contact details: +1 250-686-5652
Nestled deep in a rainforest hideaway, you might feel a world away at the East Sooke Treehouse, but step inside, and it’s like entering a top-notch city hotel.
You’ve got the whole shebang inside—there’s a kitchenette stocked with a full fridge, a cozy dining spot, a bathroom with its own entrance and a tiled shower that gives you a forest view, and to top it off, a loft bedroom you can reach via a ladder.
The bathroom’s got its own entrance so, it’s a smart move to pack some slippers for those journeys to the bathroom and the outdoor tub.
How to Get to East Sooke Treehouse
Take the Trans-Canada Hwy ferry to Nanaimo. Then, follow the Trans-Canada Hwy to W Shr Pkwy in Langford. From there, continue driving and take the Juan De Fuca Hwy to East Sooke Road.
Get Cozy at Sienna’s Tree House
Address: 1254 BC-4, Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0, Canada
Price per night: Starts at $249 per night
Contact details: +1 587-733-0096
Just a breezy 6-minute stroll from Chesterman Beach, you’ll find Sienna’s Tree House. This cozy 2-bedroom spot is all about warmth, boasting king-sized beds, a TV hooked up with Netflix, and a fully-equipped kitchen stocked with all the fixings for a delicious meal.
The surroundings are pure beauty. Perfectly situated, it’s a stone’s throw from Pacific Rim Park. And the cherry on top is that you’re nestled in a rainforest, so get ready for some seriously blissful quiet vibes.
If you’re up for exploring the area, good news—there are hiking opportunities galore in the vicinity.
How to Get to Sienna’s Tree House
Take the ferry to Nanaimo. Once you’re there, take BC 19 N to Memorial Road and take exit 60 from BC-19 N. Then, drive to Pacific Rim Hwy. Your destination will be on the right.
Hangout at the 30-Feet High Owl’s Perch Treehouse
Address: Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
Price per night: Starts at $223 per night
Contact details: Contact host on Airbnb
Get a birds-eye view of the forest at Owl’s Perch Treehouse, where you’re elevated 30 feet high among the trees. This treetop retreat is anchored to 3 cedars and 1 maple, letting the treehouse sway gently in harmony with the trees.
Inside the treehouse, you’ll discover a snug haven with all the essentials— a 3-piece bathroom, a handy kitchenette, and a comfy living room featuring a love seat, dining table, and a toasty fireplace.
The kitchenette at Owl’s Perch Treehouse is all set with a microwave and a toaster oven, but no stove.
How to Get to Owl’s Perch
Take the ferry to Nanaimo and follow the Trans-Canada Hwy to W Shr Pkwy in Langford. Continue driving to Juan De Fuca Hwy/Sooke Rd/BC-14 E in Sooke.
Find Serenity at the Secret Cove Treehouse
Address: 9752 Secret Rd, Half Moon Bay, BC V0N 1Y2, Canada
Price per night: Starts at $199 per night
Contact details: +1 604-989-3940
Nestled by the riverside, Secret Cove Treehouse is a gem, offering breathtaking views of the West Coast rainforest and the ocean from the cliff atop the property.
This treehouse is brimming with character and a touch of magic— from the pictures on the walls to the enchanting scenery right outside the expansive windows. The outdoor shower and complimentary use of the canoe really topped it off.
While it’s definitely tempting to capture some aerial shots during your stay, be sure to have a chat with the hosts before launching any drone videos of the property.
How to Get to the Secret Cove Treehouse
Take the Horseshoe Bay to Langdale ferry. Afterward, follow Sunshine Coast Hwy to Brooks Rd in Halfmoon Bay. Look for signs indicating Powell River and continue on Brooks Rd. Drive until you reach Secret Rd.
Escape to the San Cobble Treehouse
Address: Mill Bay, British Columbia, Canada
Price per night: Price starts at $113 per night
Contact details: Contact host on Airbnb
Nestled within a 3-acre horse property in Mill Bay, the San Cobble Treehouse offers the perfect retreat for a secluded and beach-centric getaway. Just an 8-minute stroll lands you on a sandy beach, surrounded by nature’s beauty.
The property itself boasts a stunningly landscaped yard with a hot tub, a water garden featuring a reflecting pond, patios, waterfalls, a swim pond, and more.
Being out in the countryside means bus service is a bit sparse, but no worries—there’s secure parking right on site.
How to Get to the San Cobble Treehouse
Take the ferry to Nanaimo, then follow Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 to Deloume Rd in Mill Bay. Continue on Deloume Rd and Mill Bay Rd, and turn onto Handy Rd. Mill Bay will be on the left from there.
Unwind at the Cliffhouse Cottages
Address: 105 Serenity Lane, Galiano Island, BC Canada
Price per night: Price starts at $240 per night
Contact details: +1 250-539-5239
The treehouse at Cliffhouse Cottages is a light-filled, studio-style gem with gleaming hardwood floors and lofty ceilings. Inside, you’ll find a queen-sized bed, and all the cozy linens are ready and waiting for you.
And here’s a unique treat: a one-of-a-kind wood-heated sauna perched near the ocean. It’s an extra special way to unwind and soak in the beauty of the island.
Just a heads-up: to nestle into the Treehouse at Cliffhouse Cottages, you’ll need to plan for a minimum stay of 2 nights.
How to Get to Cliffhouse Cottages
Take the Galiano Island to Tsawwassen ferry. Upon arriving at Galiano Island, follow Sturdies Bay Rd and Porlier Pass Rd to Serenity Ln in Galiano Island.