Escape to the Clouds
Located only 25 minutes north of downtown Victoria, the Villa Eyrie Resort is a boutique mountainside retreat unlike any other in Canada and quite possibly the world. With crisp mountain air and magnificent views from nearly every room, and our luxury hotel features world-class dining. Offering guests a wide range of exciting activities only a short drive from the Resort, this is your chance to relax and experience the true beauty of the Canadian West Coast.
Built in the early 1980s, the former Aerie Resort was renowned as one of the most beautiful resorts in the Canada. While many minor changes have been made to modernize the decor, most remains the same to preserve the history, character and charm of the resort.
Perfect for romantic getaways into the tranquil wilderness of Vancouver Island, they nevertheless strive for total indulgence from pampering and decadent meals at Alpina Restaurant.
Inspired by Lake Como, our rooms merge Italian architecture with contemporary interiors. Whether you stay in Villa Principale or rent their six-suite private penthouse at Villa Cielo, you’ll experience the comforts of home with the luxuries of resort living, from plush pillow-top mattresses, soaker tubs and in room fireplaces to private balconies with breathtaking views and eagles soaring overhead. Their wide variety of room types ensures that no two are the same and every hotel experience is unique.
That is simply how you will feel when you look out the window of your room at the Villa Eyrie Resort. Carved in the side of the Malahat Mountain, the resort creates a beautiful park-like setting high above the Pacific Ocean that is unmatched for its natural beauty on British Columbia’s beautiful Vancouver Island.
Sitting on the balcony watching the day ease into twilight, soaking the adrenaline away in a warm bath, or perhaps sitting by your wood burning fireplace with a nice glass of wine, a suite at the Villa Eyrie Resort is the gateway to complete tranquility at the end of your day.
Alpina Restaurant is firmly one of Vancouver Island’s best restaurants and a real foodie destination. Building upon the German heritage of their executive chefs and their extensive culinary experience and training throughout Europe, their cuisine eloquently infuses traditional ingredients and preparation methods from the Alpine regions of Italy, Germany, France and Switzerland. Elevate your perspective on the foods that have come to embody European inspired West Coast dining at the one and only, Alpina Restaurant at Villa Eyrie Resort.
Boasting unforgettable views of the Saanich Inlet, Southern Vancouver Island, the year-round snow capped Olympic Mountains and the Majestic views of Mount Baker from nearly every table, they strive to make every dining experience as unique as the flavours found in the traditional European kitchens of their ancestors.
With three relaxation treatment rooms, a manicure and pedicure lounge, loungers and views overlooking the Saanich Inlet, the Tuscan Spa will provide a truly unique experience that can be enjoyed mountainside, any time of the year. Using only the finest organic ingredients, combined with local herbs sourced from the island, their treatments will be tailored to suit your particular needs. Enjoy fresh mountain air, water streaming from deep within the Malahat mountain and 180-degrees of expansive views.
With five flexible event spaces – Aquila Penthouse, Baker Room, Malahat Room, Cielo Dining Room and Alpina Restaurant – with their largest capable of hosting 136 guests. All of their venues feature 180 degrees of incredible views overlooking the Finlayson Arm and the Olympic Mountains as well as clean mountain air and forests all around, giving you a truly inspirational setting to enhance meeting productivity.
Surrounded by landscaped grounds with breathtaking views, their resort offers tiered terraces to host intimate wedding ceremonies and picturesque receptions. Prefer a grander affair? Celebrate your love at one of Canada’s most romantic destinations; ideal for intimate to medium sized weddings.
To ensure a magical experience for you and all of your special guests, the Villa Eyrie Resort will only facilitate weddings between the months of October to May with a maximum capacity of 40 guests.