As an Ocean Island guest, you’ll get rad VIP discounts from all sorts of Victoria businesses when you book through our front desk! Check ’em out:
As an Ocean Island guest, you’ll get rad VIP whale watching discounts! By booking through Ocean Island you can enjoy the rate of $95 (nearly 25% off the regular rate of $119) for year-round whale watching, wildlife tours, and harbour tours aboard high-speed zodiacs and luxury covered motor yacht.
Other Ocean Adventures
If you want to explore the inner harbour by yourself, they also provide a great rental service. But more importantly, they offer Ocean Island guests a discount on their Half Day Tour at 9:30am and 1:30pm: Reg $78 Adults, but Ocean Island guests pay $62. Bring your receipt or business card to their location.
Stand Up Paddle Victoria
The best Stand Up Paddle Boarding downtown Victoria BC has to offer. They offer Ocean Island guests a 20% discount!
Located at:1234 Whart Street
More info: www.supvic.ca or 250-418-3007
Kelp Reef Adventures
5$ off on any of their regular priced tours for Ocean Island guests. Just bring a receipt or business card and you are ready to go on an adventure!
Located at: Fisherman’s Wharf More info: (250) 386-7333 or www.kelpreef.com
Adventure Tours / Daytrips
Vanisle Wild Tours
The walking tour hosted by Vanisle Wild Tours is an ideal introduction to Victoria for first-time visitors, led by a local guide. The tour shows you some of Victoria’s must-see landmarks and hidden wonders on this 2.5-hour walking tour. You will experience Victoria through the eyes of locals. There are three theme tours from Thursday to Monday to choose from: 1) Discover Hidden Gems in Victoria. 2) Highlights of Victoria Walking Tour, 3) Private Breathtaking Sunset Tour.
Vanisle Wild Tours offers Ocean Island Guests a 20% discount on their walking tours. See our Front Desk Superstars for the promo tickets.
Canadian Craft Tours
Victoria and Vancouver Island are known for their great craft beer. The best way to indulge yourself in all the goodness is to do a brewery tour! You can enjoy lots of beer samples from notable breweries around Victoria and get a unique look behind the scenes. Transportation is also taken care of as a mini-bus will get you from brewery to brewery. When the fun comes to an end, you’ll be conveniently dropped off in downtown Victoria so you can get home safe & sound!
Canadian Craft Tours offers Ocean Island Guests a 10% discount on brewery tours and 20% discount on winery tours. See our Front Desk Superstars for the promo codes before booking online!
More info: www.canadiancrafttours.ca
BC Ferries Connector
Ocean Island guests get 10% off trips with the BC Ferries Connector. The BC Ferries Connector will take you to the ferry and all the way into Vancouver in a fraction of the time it would take you with normal public transport. Ask the Front Desk to book you in!
More info: www.bcfconnector.com
Tofino Bus – Vancouver Island Connector
Ocean Island guests get 10% off trips with the Tofino Bus or Vancouver Island Connector.
Make your way up island fast and easy and ask the Front Desk desk to book you in!
More info: www.tofinobus.ca
Grey Line Hop-on / Hop-off Bus
Hop on this Vintage Double Decker bus to discover Victoria! Ocean Island guests get 10% off if they book online or at the kiosk with promo code: SightseeingVictoria.
CVS Cruise Victoria Tours – Butchart Gardens Bus
CVS offers tours to the Butchart Gardens, Craigdarroch Castle, the Butterfly Gardens, a Deluxe City tour, and their famous Hop-On/Hop-Off Bus which stops at: Chinatown, Craigdarroch Castle, Oak Bay Village, Cook Street Village and Beacon Hill Park. As a guest of Ocean Island, you receive a 15% discount for every tour when you use the online promo code: OceanIsland. Pick-up is in front of the Empress Hotel.
Location: on Government Sreet in front of the Empress Hotel.
More Info: 250 386 8652 or www.cvscruisevictoria.com
Axe & Grind
Axe and Grind is Victoria’s best (and only) urban axe throwing range! A fun time for a group of friends, their experienced staff will help you prepare so you can let out your inner lumberjack. Grab a referral card from our front desk to get 10% off!
More info: www.axeandgrind.ca
WildPlay Element Parks (West Shore and Nanaimo)
Book your Monkido or Bunjee Jumping adventure in advance at the front desk!
West Shore: 1767 Island Highway, 250-590-7529
Nanaimo: 35 Nanaimo River Road, 250-716-7874
AdrenaLine Zipline Adventure Tours
Experience the rainforest on your professionally-guided zipline tour along 8 cables, up to 150 ft. off the ground and up to 1000 ft. in length!
Ocean Island guests receive a free shuttle to Sooke ($20 value). Shuttle service runs daily at 11:30am and 2pm from May 1 through to September 30, and pickup is at the Tourism Victoria Info Centre. Reservations are required for shuttle guests. Please call 250-642-1933 to reserve. Also make sure to bring a receipt to receive the discount.
Located at: 5128 Sooke Road (a half hour drive from downtown Victoria)
More Info: 250-642-1933 or www.adrenalinezip.com
Royal BC Museum
The Royal BC Museum was founded in 1886 to conserve the natural and human history of British Columbia. In the museum you can find several exhibitions on the natural, modern and First Nations’ history of British Columbia. Buy a voucher ticket through our Front Desk and receive 20% off regular admission!
Located at: 675 Belleville St.
More Info: 250-356-7226 or www.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca
Victoria Butterfly Gardens
With surprises at every turn, you’ll encounter poison dart frogs, tortoises, large iguanas, flamingos, tropical ducks, free flying tropical birds and more than 75 species of butterflies.
Ocean Island guests receive 20% off regular admission. Grab a referral card from the Front Desk!
Located at 1461 Benvenuto Ave
More info: 250-652-3822 or www.butterflygardens.com
Victoria Skydiving Adventures Inc.
They offer tandem jumps and first jump courses. Only open Friday/Saturday/Sunday. You exit the aircraft at 10,000 feet, strapped to the tandem instructor who will activate and land your parachute. There is approximately 30 seconds of freefall, and a parachute descent from 5,000 feet. The First Jump course entails approximately 4.5 hours of ground instruction, followed by a skydive from 3,000 feet. The jump master deploys your parachute as you leave the aircraft, and you are responsible for landing.
Regular prices range from $300-$400. Ocean Island guests do not have to pay tax.
Located at: Hangar #12 on Hurricane Road, at the Victoria International Airport. Contact them on the buzzer using the buzzer on gate 470.
More Info: 250-655-4434 or www.victoriaskydiving.com
As an Ocean Island guest, receive 10% off the regular rate of $78 for the Top of Gowlland Tod Hike. This 5 hour tour is the best short hike in the Victoria area as the views are so spectacular – just remember to breathe! Mark is your guide and a professional photographer – 1 photo is included in the tour price, along with water and a snack. Morning and afternoon tours are available and we will pick you up at Ocean Island. From October 30 – November 30 experience the amazing Salmon Run Tour at Goldstream Park (10% off tour price of $60). Check our website for more details and book through the front desk for your discount.
More Info: www.hikevictoria.com or call 1-250-889-3008. Book your trip through the front desk for discount.
Ocean Island guests receive 10% off all tours and a special discount on bike and equipment rentals!
719 Douglas Street
More info: 778-265-RIDE (7433) or www.thepedaler.ca
Cycle Treks Rentals
Part of Great Pacific Adventures, Cycle Treks offers hourly, daily and package rentals of their hybrid style bicycles. They design guided or self-guided single-day or multi-day tours to suit your needs! See the front desk for more details on discounts.
1-877-733-6722 / (250) 386-2277
Ocean Island guests can either choose to add a free fourth hour when they rent a bike for three hours. Or they will get 10% off if they rent a bike for a full day or more! Also save 10% off anything else they rent: surfboards, wetsuits, backpacks, tents, hiking and camping gear, skis, snowboards, and a wide variety of other sporting gear!
Located at: #3-1950 Government Street
More info: 250-385-7368 or www.sportsrentbc.com
Give them a ring and ask about special pricing for Ocean Island guests.
Located at: 480 Esquimalt Rd, Victoria, BC V9A 3L1
More Info: 250-384-4881 or www.islandrentacar.ca/index.php
Budget Car and Truck Rental
Budget has a bunch of locations around Victoria, and they have an awesomely diverse selection of cars and trucks. But the best things about Budget? You can pick up a car at one location and drop it off at another location for no additional charge. Ocean Island guests get 15% off! Ask the front desk agent to make a reservation for you.
Located at: 757 Douglas Street
More Info: 250-953-5353 or www.budget.ca/en/
Ocean Island guests get 10% off!
685 Humboldt Street
Retail / Shopping
Robinson’s Outdoor Store
10% off any purchase over $50. Bring a Ocean Island business card or the hand out!
Located at: 1307 Broad Street
More Info: 250-385-3429 or www.robinsonsoutdoors.com
Guests get $1 off a giant pizza slice. Be sure to tell them you’re from Ocean Island!
Located at: 702 Yates Street
More Info: 250-995-2722 or www.brickyardpizza.ca