Hot Tub

Grab a complimentary towel from the office and rest your mind and muscles in our private hot tub located steps away from the terrace suites.

Kayaking

Taku’s placement in Drew Harbour provides the perfect water conditions for kayakers from beginner to experienced. With Quadra Island Kayaks situated on site and a painless kayak launch conveniently located on the dock, the calm waters of Drew Harbour are a remarkable way to experience the majestic island archipelago of Desolation Sound.

Marine Life

While at Quadra, experience the unspoiled natural beauty of the diverse marine life of the Discovery Islands. Just by coming to Quadra you give yourself the opportunity to witness seals, otters, herons, starfish, orcas and many other marine animals in their natural environment.

Beachcombing

Long walks on the beach have always been a great way to connect and relax. Beachcombing along the shores of Quadra Island offers a chance to discover the hidden wonders of the sea while creating lasting memories with friends and family.

Cookery

Our culinary courses provide rare opportunities to get to know great chefs through a blend of intimate personal instruction and dialogue. Our modern home-style kitchen is designed to make guests feel like they are cooking with their entire family

Cortes Island

From Taku the ferry terminal at Heriot Bay is just a quick stroll away. Island hop from Quadra over to Cortes Island for scenic views of Desolation Sound and to discover another island community.

Dock

Our spectacular dock is a place to moor, launch or relax. In front of a beautiful backdrop of West Coast scenery find plenty of mooring space, safe swimming water and views of Rebecca Spit.

Sailing

Drew Harbour is a popular destination for sailors looking to take refuge from rough waters. The extension of Rebecca Spit into the harbour makes for calm waters and a great place to moor for those reaching Taku from the sea. For experienced guests, we offer access to rental sailboats at our marina.

Hiking

Perhaps the most timeless way to connect with nature, trekking the woods of Quadra Island ranges from waterfront strolls to rigorous adventures. But with all trails eventually leading to breathtaking panoramic views. Discover the magnificent corners of the island through Quadra’s extensive hiking network.

Paddleboarding

For many, paddle boarding is a mellow alternative to kayaking. With paddleboard rentals available on site, it’s the most accessible way to experience the open water at Taku.