Entries by Alert Bay Lodge Admin

Almost There!

Great news! Today, Premier Horgan and Provincial Health Officer Dr. Henry confirmed BC will officially start Stage 3 of the Restart Plan on Thursday, July 1. The transition into Step 3 of the four-step restart plan aligns with key metrics for moving forward. More than 78% of adults are vaccinated with their first dose, exceeding the target Step 3 minimum threshold of […]

Loosening Up

On June 15, 2021, British Columbia is moving to Step 2 of its Restart Plan, allowing BC residents to travel throughout the province. In Step 1, among other restrictions, residents were restricted to travel within one of three health regions in BC, Now, as our brighter future takes hold, we can enjoy larger outdoor gatherings […]

A Healthy Start

Travel restrictions in BC have been relaxed to now include travel within each of our three regions: the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley, Northern/Interior, and Vancouver Island. People from outside the Vancouver Island region can’t yet visit the Island, but we have our fingers crossed for Dr. Henry’s announcement on June 15. So, if you […]

Definition of Essential Travel

Today, BC announced under the Emergency Program Act an order restricting non-essential travel between certain regions of the province effective from April 23, 2021 until May 25, 2021.  Thus, until May 25, 2021, Alert Bay Lodge can only accept reservations from people that live in the Vancouver Island Heath Authority region (VIHI) travelling for essential […]

Travel Restrictions

Considering Booking with Alert Bay Lodge? How do you distinguish “essential travel” as opposed to “leisure travel”? We ask all guests to ensure that they are abiding by British Columbia’s current COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines. Find them here. Alert Bay Lodge reminds guests that travel should be for essential purposes only. Essential travel within B.C. includes: – […]


We understand the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) brings uncertainty to your travel plans. With this mind, we wish to reassure you that Alert Bay Lodge has taken steps to provide for your comfort, safety and health during your stay. In this environment, physical distancing is a key feature to maintaining good health. One of the unique […]