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Rockwater Secret Cove Resort

5356 Ole's Cove Rd, Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia V0N 1Y2, Canada
+1 877-296-4593
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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“ravioli” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
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Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
5356 Ole's Cove Rd, Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia V0N 1Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Rockwater in July 2016 and were a little disappointed with the hospitality. The view was absolutely incredible, arguably even better than the pictures. And the room was small but clean and cozy. All common areas (pool, restaurant, dock, etc)...More

Thank Allison F
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The service was excellent, the portions just right, the menu options were varied including an excellent vegetarian choice. Drinks on the patio overlooking the water followed by 2 hours of leisurely dining. The price is on the high end for the sunshine coast but the...More

1  Thank Rob B
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We enjoyed terrific food, great service by Virginia with a lovely view from the restaurant. We enjoyed the Diver Scallop Ceviche (a visual work of art) ,Grilled Asparagus Salad and Smoked Castelvetrano Olives to start. All were delicious. For the mains we had Sweet Corn...More

2  Thank Traveldogs36
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Very expensive to eat here. Food was ok but not fantastic in our books. Had to wait for our supper the one night for a long time. But restaurants in that area are limited - not many - so be prepared to drive to Sechelt...More

Thank anita s
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We only stayed one night at the Rockwater Resort and had dinner & breakfast there. I will review the accommodation separately & only the restaurant here. We made a late booking for dinner as we discovered the only other option in the near vicinity was...More

Thank SharroninStowell
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Rock water Secret Cove is a great location with a nice South Westerly view, which provides great water views and sunsets. The food is good, perhaps a bit expensive (and not a lot of moderately priced options at dinner). The Sea Asparagus was a great...More

Thank Glen B
Reviewed 18 July 2016

My wife and I had a 2 night stay at this hotel. The room was quite small and the bathroom particularly cramped. The restaurant was good and there are nice views over the cove. Unfortunately when we sat by the good sized pool we were...More

Thank Cliff C
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We celebrated our wedding anniversary at the Rockwater restaurant. Everything from the appys to dessert was spot on. Excellent service, beautiful scenery. A wonderful experience.

Thank WestfaliaJournal
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious no doubt. I had the beef tenderloin and it was fantastic. The service was great and very attentive!

Thank Nikole K
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Warm inviting room with exceptional views of the water and harbour. Seasonal west coast cuisine skillfully prepared with well balanced flavours and seasoning.

Thank Mike B
Rod M, General Manager at Rockwater Secret Cove Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2016

Dear Mike B Thank you for your review. Hope you can visit us again soon. Best Regards Rod Morrison Assistant General Manager

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Judith D
Is there room service at this resort ?
12 July 2016|
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Response from Julie-Lynne M | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Sorry so late.
Lyndsay C
Hi there, I am just wondering if you can kayak right to the restaurant/resort?
9 April 2015|
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Response from Sandra C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you certainly can as the dock is located right out front of the property with easy walking distance to the actual restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5356 Ole's Cove Rd, Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia V0N 1Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Halfmoon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 877-296-4593
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