• (250) 670-9679
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Ahousaht, BC

Aauuknuk Lodge is an ecologically sustainable, ecotourism operation.

We provide quality service and comfort to our guests along with a cultural experience that exposes visitors to the rich culture and history of Ahousaht First Nation.

The Aauuknuk lodge has 22 rooms, one room with 2 double beds, and 19 with a double bed in each. Single/double occupancy, it has a full operational kitchen, lounge area, Men’s and Ladies Shower/washroom and a coin operated laundry room. Our TV room has satellite TV, and also a cell booster & wifi for your convenience.

Ahousaht it accessible only by boat or floatplane.  There is a water taxi service, see below for more info:

Aauuknuk Lodge is located in Ahousaht B.C, on Flores Island 20.9 km North of Tofino. Ahousaht means, ‘People of Ahous’, and is only accessable by float plane or speed boat. The Nation’s territory encompasses a majority of Clayoqout Sound.

We are just a two hour scenic drive from Port Alberni along Hwy 4 to Tofino, and a 30 minute water taxi boat ride ($20 adult/$10 student/child) to the village of Ahousaht.

Parking in Tofino

On your arrival to Tofino parking is available at Tofino Municipal hall, right across the RCMP (police) station. If not available they will instruct you designated parking spaces.

Water taxi rides can be arranged from any of the boats listed below, there are scheduled runs at 10:30 AM & 4 PM with G.I Charles water taxi. However, there are always boats at the dock (1st Street Dock), and boat skippers are always willing to assist with timing & costs.

Water Taxis and Charter Boats

  • G.I Charles, Tom Campbell
    • 250-670-2456
    • 250-731-7758
  • Rocky Pass, Annie & Eddie Smith
    • 250-670-9587
  • Cougar Island, Jackie Titian
    • 250-670-9692
  • Hakuum, Jackie titian
    • 250-670-9587
  • Sweet Marie, Skookum John
    • 250-670-670-9596
    • Will drop do off to Cowbay depending on weather and tide to hike back to villiage of Ahousaht.
  • Miss Coalli, Karen & Danny Frank
    • 250-670-9549 (Karen)
    • 250-670-9676 (Danny)
  • Carter Reign, Greg Louie
    • 250-670-9567

Many other charter boats are available. If you need assistance you can phone our office @ (250) 670-9679. 

Lodging Amenities
  • Beach Access
  • Beachfront
  • Fireplace
  • Kitchenette
  • Meeting Facilities

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