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Address: 500 Osprey Lane at Chesterman Beach | The Wickaninnish Inn, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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+1 800-333-4604

Nestled into the warm confines of the Wickaninnish Inn, Ancient Cedars Spa...

Nestled into the warm confines of the Wickaninnish Inn, Ancient Cedars Spa overlooks the open Pacific Ocean and is Tofino’s premiere oasis of relaxation and well-being. A full range of body therapy, Thalassotherapy, skin care, esthetics and more is offered in seven welcoming spaces where our international staff will customize each treatment based on your individual references. Inspired by traditional First Nations cleansing techniques the Hishuk Ish Tsawalk Awakening Treatment is highly recommended as are the variety of side by side options, we also welcome intimate groups and bridal parties. The Ancient Cedars Spa experience is enhanced with an oceanfront patio, comfortable men’s and ladies lounges with showers, a Bouvier Hydrotherapy Tub and a eucalyptus steam room, available on its own, or as a finishing touch to a treatment. We utilize a range of high quality, naturally-inspired products including Vancouver Island’s own certified organic Seaflora Skincare and the results oriented Comfort Zone face and body products line from Parma Italy. We recommend starting a beautiful Tofino day with semi-private yoga instruction for optimal restorative balance, offered daily in the welcoming Rainforest Haven room. Enter with peace, leave with tranquility at Ancient Cedars Spa.

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Lomi Lomi Massage better than in Hawaii

We have had spa treatments around the world and this ranked as probably the best Lomi Lomi massage we have ever had. Pangiota and Marilyn transported us to Hawaii with a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 September 2016
Mansfield, Massachusetts
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Mansfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We have had spa treatments around the world and this ranked as probably the best Lomi Lomi massage we have ever had. Pangiota and Marilyn transported us to Hawaii with a spectacular vista for a couples massage overlooking the ocean. Highly recommended treat for yourself!!

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Ajijic, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This spa experience [facial, body scrub, massage] was beyond words. The treatment providers were the best possible. The product [unique to the spa] effective beyond belief. The setting ~~~ like nothing in the world. Never have I given such a review.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

While staying at the Wickaninnish Inn, we splurged and had spa treatments here. This is truly a place where you are treated with flair, care, and utter decadence. While the facilities may not have the grandiose accouterments of big city hotel spas, Ancient Cedars more than makes up for that with its attention to details. On the top of that... More 

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British Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

Lovely spa. The technicians were very professional. My group had massages that were very good. A few small details...... I had a pedicure that was good but the room was approx 4 feet wide and eight feet long. It was a glass closet-like room that was in the sun making it VERY warm and stuffy. Very green house like. It... More 

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Santa Monica, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

I had the most heavenly Hishuk Awkening treatment here at the Ancient Cedars. Somehow, I lucked into getting the premiere room for my treatment and the music, couple with the counds of the ocean and Brandon and his incredible skill... No words can quite describe the state of bliss and relaxation. Agterwards, I had a facial and jokingly asked if... More 

Thank Sachiko W
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

An authentic westcoast intimate setting paired with soaking your feet while wrapped in wool over looking the Pacific and listening to the waves crash. Heaven on earth in the spa world! Plan a couples massage in the cabin on the rocks. The ambiance is blissful, the practitioners are first class! I'm a spa junkie. I try to return to this... More 

Thank Lilleah Q
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

For the first time I had a hot stone massage It was fantastic! So relaxing ! I had , Molly. She is really wonderful! I felt so good after and relax. it is one the very best massage I had. The room, perhaps a little bit small , but it was welcoming with this very calming music.

Thank FrederiqueJ
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

The Ancient Cedars Spa is Tofino's premiere oasis of relaxation and well-being. This spa has been enchanting me for years and I always look forward to my treatments here. My go-to's are their nature inspired treatments, especially the 90 minute hot stone massage in the beach cabin - it's the absolute perfect indulgence. Don't just grab a massage here, take... More 

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Maidstone, Kent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Wonderful yoga session each morning with a fabulous ocean view in a cedar room with a fire - small class and expert tuition

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Pacifica, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

So beautiful, so relaxing. Yes, a bit expensive but this was the only way I could afford to hang out at the Wickanninish ($500+ a night? Yowza.). My therapist was great - I had a one hour massage and hung out in the steam room for a bit. Then I relaxed on the outdoor patio before showering up and retiring... More 

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