Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort

A natural resort in Parksville's forested bluff with a sandy beach, award-winning spa and family recreation program.

Specialists in travel to North America

From Tailor Made holidays to pre-designed Private Journeys our Travel Experts will take you to the heart of North America.

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Nestled among 22 acres of tranquil forest on the shore of a sandy beach on Vancouver Island’s east coast, Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort offers a rustic and cosy retreat for your next getaway.

Choose between ocean-view rooms with balconies and fireplaces, spa bungalows with kitchenettes and living areas, or rustic cottages with wood-burning fireplaces and decks. All rooms are pet-friendly and have free WiFi.

As its name suggests, this is a place that thoroughly shows off when it comes to spa treatments. Tigh-Na-Mara is home to the award-winning Grotto Spa, the largest resort spa in British Columbia, which features a mineral pool, relaxation lounge, and full range of treatments. When you’re finished getting pampered, wander upstairs to The Treetop Tapas & Grill, a unique dining experience in the Grotto Spa overlooking the forest.


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Meet Our Team

Real North America Travel Experts

Joshua Salter - Travel Expert

Joshua has been travelling to the USA since childhood, visiting his father and four siblings on the west coast. He is fortunate to have travelled to 42 of the 50 US states, and hopes to complete the set by his next big birthday.

Dominique Kotsias - Product Manager

Dominique caught the North America travel bug when she was in her late teens and has travelled extensively throughout the USA and Canada, particularly drawn to the countries' outstanding natural beauty and wildlife. With over 10 years of product and marketing experience in North America, Dominique’s passion for the destination is infectious.

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Ben Line - Head of Sales

Ben Line is the Head of Sales at Journeyscape and our sister brand Journey Latin America, having lived abroad and travelled extensively over the years.

Mallika Jain - Travel Expert

Mallika’s love for North America first began when she attended an American boarding school as a teenager. Her mother’s side of the family lived in the USA, so she enjoyed frequent trips across many states.

Why Journeyscape?

We love north america

  • Up-to-the-minute knowledge underpinned by 40 years experience
  • All of our Travel Experts have personal knowledge of the destination
  • A passion for the region runs through all we do

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  • Fully bonded and licensed
  • ATOL-protected
  • Book with confidence, knowing every penny is secure
  • 24 hour help available at every step of your journey

The Real North America

  • Our insider knowledge helps you go beyond the guidebooks
  • We hand-pick hotels both for their character and services
  • We'll give you authentic experiences based on your personal preferences

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