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Browns Socialhouse On-site!

Browns Socialhouse® is now open at Tin Wis Resort, offering a delightful culinary experience in the heart of Tofino, BC. This Vancouver-based franchise, part of the Browns Restaurant Group family, brings with it a legacy of culinary excellence. With over 80 locations across Canada, Browns Socialhouse® is renowned for its commitment to serving delicious and exciting food that’s always fresh and fun. Their inviting spaces effortlessly blend the warmth of a “neighbourhood pub” with the refinement of “upscale casual dining,” creating a premium casual environment where our guests can truly feel at home. It’s a pleasure to note that Brown’s ownership group is based right here on Vancouver Island and are passionate about uplifting the local community.

The restaurant is open to serve you during breakfast from 7 AM to 10 AM, with a complimentary full hot buffet breakfast for in-house guests. Their lunch and dinner service runs from 12 PM to 9 PM, ensuring you have ample time to savour our diverse menu. And let’s not forget “Social Hour” offered daily from 3 PM to 6 PM daily, as well as all day for Social Sundays and Industry Mondays, where you can unwind with crafted cocktails, local brews, and mouth-watering appetizers. Come socialize with us and experience the best in inspired dining!

Call 1.250.725.0614 | Email




Hotel Amenities
  • 24-hour Front Desk Services
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary Hot Breakfast
  • Oceanview Hot tub
  • Beachside Barbecue Grills
  • Surf Rental Shop on-site
  • Exercise Facility – call hotel for current hours of operation
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmills (2)
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Conference services with Audio/Visual equipment upon request
  • Meeting facilities 25 to 40 people max
  • Banquet facilities 65 to 250 people max
  • Conference facilities 250 people max
  • Fax machine and services
  • Photocopy machine, nominal fee
  • Mail services
  • Safe deposit box
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless internet access; All guest rooms are hardwired for internet access
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Exterior corridor
  • Guest Laundry – call hotel for current hours of operation
  • Playground, beachside playset for younger children
  • Accessible Parking available
  • Local shuttle, 15 mile radius (unavailable)
  • Free Outdoor parking
  • Free Truck/RV parking
Room Amenities
  • All rooms have Ocean Views
  • Balcony or Patio available
  • Keurig Coffee Station
  • Microwave
  • Tea Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator or Mini-Fridge
  • Cable satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • In-room movies, On Demand movies through Telus Optik with direct payment to personal credit card
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron & Ironing board
  • AM/FM radio stereo available through the television
  • Desk/Work area
  • Wake-up calls
  • Playpens available upon request
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Speaker phone available
  • In-room safe
Accessibility Room Amenities
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Rails in bathroom available
  • Toilet with grab bars available
  • Safety bar in shower available
Nearby Attractions
  • 0.5 kilometer(s) from Tofino Botanical Gardens, 12 acres of gardens, forest, and shoreline that explore the relationship between culture and nature. Visit one of the most popular attractions in Tofino.
  • 8 kilometer(s) from Pacific Rim National Park, backed by the Insular Mountain Range of Vancouver Island and facing the open Pacific Ocean, Pacific Rim presents the rich natural and cultural heritage of Canada’s west coast.
  • 8 kilometer(s) from Long Beach Golf Course, enjoy nine holes of golf, a driving range, a new 18 hole mini golf course for families and great dining at the Back 9 Bar and Grill.
  • 10 kilometer(s) from Long Beach, Radar Beach, Long Beach, Combers Beach, and Wickaninnish Beach run successively from north to south and stretch for 15.5 miles (25 km) between Cox and Quisitas Points. Together they comprise the Long Beach Unit of beaches, and the most visited portion of the park.
  • 10 kilometer(s) from Lone Cone Trail, an advanced hiking trail up 730m (2,395ft) on Meares Island. A tough challenge, but worth every step for the gorgeous panoramic view from the top.
  • 25 kilometer(s) from Wild Pacific Trail, a trip to Ucluelet is needed for a hike on one of the most beautiful trails on the coast. Winding in and out of the forest and along the rocky coastline, the Wild Pacific Trail is a sight to see during your visit to the coast.
Nearby Cities
  • 40 kilometer(s) from Ucluelet, British Columbia
  • 138 kilometer(s) from Port Alberni, British Columbia
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Staying with us has it’s advantages!

We have amazing partnerships with local businesses. Every guest who checks into our resort receives the Tin Wis Bonus Card, which offers exclusive discounts at the below businesses. We are proud to partner with each of them!


Ahous Adventures is an eco and cultural adventure tour company owned and operated by the Ahousaht Nation. Ahous Adventures invites visitors to explore Ahousaht haḥuułii (territorial lands and waters) in search of gray whales, humpback whales, orcas, black bears, and a myriad of other sea life, while also learning about Ahousaht’s Indigenous culture, language, history and storytelling. We believe by openly sharing Ahousaht knowledge, locals and visitors can deeply connect with the true spirit of this remarkable ecosystem.



When you stay with us, receive $20 OFF the tour offerings listed above. Reservations can be made over the phone with Ahous Adventures at (250) 725-0650, by letting them know you are staying at the Tin Wis Resort .
And be sure to present your Bonus Card upon arrival for your tour.



TBird EBike welcomes you to our traditional Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ First Nation land. Owned and operated by a Ucluelet First Nation family with the dream of playing a big part of healing the land. In three easy steps you can rent an award winning electric bike for you to explore. Give us a call or email to get your bike now, or walk-ins are welcome now on-site at the Tin Wis!


  • Electric Bike Rentals

Email them at or give them a call at (250) 266-3482


Tofino Paddle Surf

The Tofino Paddle Surf Shop is for all of your recreational ocean activities, located on-site right on MacKenzie Beach! Whether you’re renting equipment, joining on a Tofino adventure or getting out onto the water for a lesson, the benefit is that you need not travel far, hunt for waves or look for parking as everything you need is right outside your hotel door.


  • Paddle boards
  • Kayaks (Double or Single)
  • Wetsuits
  • Surfboards
  • Body Boards
  • Skim Boards
  • Beach Tours (Private, Group)
  • Surf Lessons (Private, Group)

When you stay with us receive 10% OFF rentals.
Book online with code TINWIS10.
Be sure to present your Bonus Card when you pick-up your rental.

Visit Tofino Paddle’s website here!

Tofino Yoga

Tofino Yoga is for all of your yoga and wellness activities, with classes offered right on MacKenzie Beach! Beach Yoga is the perfect way to enhance your Tofino experience! Wake-up to the sounds of the waves, let the breath be in synchronicity with the ebb and flow of the ocean, walk barefoot to your beach yoga mat, and let the sun kiss your face. Move to the sound of the ocean, be supported by the earth as you create time and space for yourself!


  • Beach Yoga
  • Private Beach Yoga
  • SUP Yoga
  • Tofino Yoga & Wellness Retreats

When you stay with us receive 15% OFF the yoga offerings listed above. Online reservations are mandatory with code TINWIS.
Be sure to present your Bonus Card when you arrive to your class.

Visit Tofino Yoga’s website here!

Tofino Air

Experience Tofino like never before! Tofino Air wants to ensure our visitors have the best experience possible while on vacation in Tofino. Enjoy scenic flights from sand to summit. See unique views of Tofino’s famous beaches such as Cox Bay and keep your eyes peeled for incredible wildlife including grey whales and sea lions!


  • Sand to Summit Tour

When you stay with us receive 10% OFF the Sand to Summit Tour.
Please call them at 250-725-4454 to book.

Be sure to present your Bonus Card when you arrive to your flight.

Visit Tofino Air’s website here!

Chocolate Tofino

Chocolate Tofino is passionate about doing things right. They delight in putting smiles on the faces of those around and are so happy to be part of Tofino’s locally owned business community. All of their handmade Gelato and Sorbet is made fresh in-house, from whole ingredients. You won’t find artificial colours or flavours but they definitely have something for everyone! They offer vegan, non-dairy, nut-free and gluten-free options.

When you stay with us receive 10% OFF gelato and sorbet!
Be sure to present your Bonus Card when you purchase your treats.

Visit Chocolate Tofino’s website here!

Tuff City Saunas

Compliment your West Coast Experience by nurturing your mind, body and spirit with Tuff City Saunas. Their saunas, inspired by Finnish Culture, provide the extraordinary benefits of heat-therapy in a luxurious cedar-setting. Whether you visit them on Mackenzie Beach with an oceanfront view and a lounging deck, or get their mobile barrel sauna delivered to you, they are sure to meet the needs of your rugged and adventurous lifestyle.

When you stay with us receive 15% OFF a session at the sauna at Mackenzie Beach, or for a mobile sauna that can be delivered right to the resort! Book online with the discount code TINWIS.
Be sure to present your Bonus Card.

Visit Tuff City Sauna’s website here!

Fitness Centre

Focus on your wellbeing with carefully curated health amenities, and find your fitness on the Island. We value the importance of routine, and in keeping the body and mind healthy while away from home.

Our newly renovated fitness centre is fully outfitted with the latest in workout gear, including a full range of brand new strength training, yoga and cardiovascular equipment. Assuring a healthy heart rate and a stress-free stay.

Hours of operation: Please call hotel for hours of operation.

Hot Tub

The Tin Wis hot tub is open 10am – 10pm and can be used at your leisure. The entrance to the hot tub is accessed through the common area below the fitness centre next to room 310 (see property map for details). Please visit or call the front desk for further directions to the hot tub. Fresh towels are provided in the common area on your way into the hot tub. Only 8 people maximum are permitted in the hot tub at a time. When you’re done, exit through the gate outside on the hot tub deck. Dirty towels can be placed in the dirty towel bin. Please be respectful of the space, clean up after yourself, and collect your belongings before leaving the hot tub area.

Please note one bathroom in common area is closed, and one remains open, and hot tub use follows all appropriate protocols set out by WorkSafe BC and the Vancouver Island Health Authority. Violation of these protocols may result in the loss of hot tub privileges. If you have any questions about the hot tub, please dial “0” from your hotel room.

Green Hospitality Initiatives

Our commitment to honouring the earth through everyday action.

Green Key Eco-Rating Certified

Tin Wis Resort is proud to hold a Three-Key Rating with the Green Key Eco-Rating Program. This graduated rating system – designed by Green Key Global and recognized by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) – recognizes hotel properties with a demonstrated commitment to environmental initiatives. At Tin Wis, these efforts extend to:

  • Reductions in utility consumption, waste and emissions
  • Employee training, staff and customer engagement
  • Support of green and local within supply chain management
  • Community involvement


Led by experts within the hotel industry, Green Key Global empowers hotel sustainability through specifically designed and intentionally standardized programs and resources.