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COVID-19 November Update

On November 9th, Dr. Bonnie Henry announced new orders prohibiting social gatherings of any size with anyone other than those in your immediate household. This includes not only gatherings in your home but also outdoors, at restaurants and other venues including vacation accommodations. The order specifically targets residents of the Vancouver Coastal and Fraser health […]

Pointhouse Update

While it’s only been 6 weeks since we closed the Pointhouse for B&B guests, it seems like a lifetime ago. We have had a few guests self-isolating in our Aerie guesthouse but otherwise it’s been just the two of us trying to negotiate these unprecedented and constantly evolving times. We are  grateful that it is spring […]

Our First-Ever Gift Certificate Special

 With continuing travel restrictions and social distancing requirements, many of us are either suffering serious cabin fever, working harder than ever before, or somehow both at once. Whichever scenario describes your situation, we are all yearning for a light at the end of the tunnel! Fortunately, Pointhouse Suites on Sargeant Bay, a premier destination for a relaxing […]

COVID-19- March 2020

Gazing outside this morning as the resident seals floated peacefully in the sunny, calm waters surrounding the Pointhouse it was hard to believe the whole human world was in turmoil, at least above sea level. We want to assure you that, now and always, the health and safety of our guests, our communities and hospitality […]

Official Sunshine Coast Travel Guide

Check out the newly released official Sunshine Coast Travel Guide by Sunshine Coast Tourism. Link to it online or pick up a copy at one of the Sunshine Coast Visitor centres or on BC Ferries. Includes the Top 10 Must-See Attractions, Things to Do and Trip Itinerary ideas.

S-wiya?iy sin-ku ( land & water)

In the Shishalh language,  s-wiya? iy sin-ku, land and water, are intimately related. At the Pointhouse, both land and sea are also naturally connected and influence everything from our sustainability policies to our hospitality and amenities. The design principle for the Pointhouse landscape was “forage in the forest”. Many of the plantings are edible berries, fruit, or medicinal and culinary herbs and plants […]