The Ultimate West Coast Destination

Welcome to McKay Bay Lodge. Your hosts, Cheryl and Brian McKay hope they can give you an insight into the beauty and serenity that is Bamfield and provide you with information about McKay Bay Lodge.

McKay Bay Lodge is located in West Bamfield on the West Coast of picturesque Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Latitude/Longitude: – 48.51., – 125.08

We are proud to offer comfortable and affordable family friendly accommodations at our family owned and operated lodge. Our delicious home-style cooking will energize you all day long, whether you decide to spend the day fishing the wild waters of our West Coast or hiking through the rain forests that attract people from all over the world. We happily cater to all types of groups and encourage you to bring friends and family to share in your adventures together.  

If you are planning your next weekend getaway or a vacation that you will remember for years, McKay Bay Lodge is a choice you’ll never regret. Our guests enjoy the beauty that the West Coast offers as soon they arrive.

We offer a wide selection of activities as ways to unwind. From the quiet harbour-view reading nook, to the thrill of our deluxe offshore fishing adventures. Cheryl and Brian have created a place that promises to meet your individual expectations of R&R. McKay Bay Lodge takes pride in its ability to customize your vacation.

The Pacific Ocean offers our visitors the majestic Grey, Humpback and Killer Whales as companions on their trips. The Salmon in these waters are some of the largest in the world and they will put up a good fight, all of which provide fond memories you will cherish for a lifetime.

Take your time while you browse our site and check out all the activities and amenities we have to offer at McKay Bay Lodge. When you are ready, click on a PLAN YOUR TRIP button or give us a call to arrange a visit.


Situated on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, McKay Bay Lodge is the perfect destination to access the numerous activities that the area has to offer. Among our most popular include world class fishing, whale watching, kayaking, hiking and much, much more. 

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Our family owned and operated lodge is ideal for groups of all sizes and each visit designed to fit your individual needs. With a capacity for 36 guests, a number of different accommodation options, and wonderful cooks providing delicious West Coast cuisine; your stay is sure to be a memorable one.

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