Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Dates: February 13 - 15, 2015...............Register Now!
Join Annie Rousseau for a weekend painting retreat at the beautiful Ocean Resort on Vancouver Island, BC. Located on the east coast of Vancouver Island, just south of Campbell River, Ocean Resort is a place where the stillness and the pristine setting provide the opportunity to break from the pace and pressure of busy lives.
Ocean Resort's accommodations offer clean, fresh rooms right at the ocean's edge, with healthy lunches served in the spacious dining room. A meditation sanctuary, the Driftwood Labyrinth, the Fireplace Room, infrared saunas, new steam room and fitness facilities are all available to you during your stay. There are a variety of holistic services as well, such as Hot Stone Massage Therapy, Therapeutic Massage and Energy Medicine.
Book accommodations and other services directly through Ocean Resort. See details below.
$395(USD) + $40(USD) (lunches/materials)
(lunches Saturday & Sunday included)
$200 (USD) deposit
Register Online (or by check)
Accommodations & Meals: (CDN)
Accommodations are available at Ocean Resort. Dinners are available at nearby restaurants; inquire at the hotel.
Continuing students save $75(USD)
CE credits available for therapists, licensed clinical social workers and nurses.
Some scholarships and work exchange discounts available - please inquire.
For local information, email Annie Rousseau or call 250-202-0792.
Friday: 7:00 to 9:30 PM
Saturday: 9:30 to 5:30
Sunday: 9:30 to 5:00
Please register early, group size is limited to 15.
4384 South Island Hwy
Campbell River, BC
Canada V9H 1E8
Accommodations & Meals (CDN)
Off Season Rates:
Private Accommodations (per night plus taxes): $85 Courtyard, $110 Ocean View
Shared Accommodations: share at 1/2 the cost!
Meal prices: Breakfast: $10 (Saturday & Sunday only)
Lunches are included in workshop price (Saturday & Sunday only)
Dinner: $27 (Friday, Saturday)
Please contact Ocean Resort to book your meals and accommodations. firstname.lastname@example.org
and subject line: Painting Experience Accommodations
or call 877-561-3425 (locally 250-923-4281).
Ocean Resort is easy to get to, just a quick flight from Calgary, Vancouver, or Edmonton or a leisurely drive up the island highway from points south or points north, or of course by ferry from the mainland. You will be met at the airport by the Resort Shuttle, so no need to rent a car – just relax and enjoy the weekend. To book transportation, please call 1-877-561-3425 to arrange times for pickup and drop-off at the Comox or Campbell River airport.
Ocean Resort is located in Oyster Bay, just south of Campbell River near Saratoga Beach. Guests traveling from Nanaimo (150km) or Victoria (265km) will follow Island Highway 19 North and take Exit 144 (Hamm Rd/Miracle Beach exit) and follow the road until you reach Highway 19A (the Old Island Highway). Turn left (north) on Highway 19A, and we are 5 minutes down the road on your right side. Guests traveling by air can fly into either the Comox Airport (YQQ) or the Campbell River Airport (YBL) when staying at Ocean Resort.
Ferries & Airlines:
Washington State Ferries
Vancouver to Nanaimo by Ferry
.........Tsawwassen Terminal - Duke point Terminal
.........Horseshoe Bay Terminal - Departure Bay Terminal
From Nanaimo to Ocean Resort, Oyster Bay, (approx 150 km)
.........Continuing North towards Campbell River on Hwy 19;
.........Exit # 144 (Hamm Rd); To Hwy 19A then 4 Km North.
From Prince Rupert & Bella Coola & Pt. Hardy to Oyster Bay,
.........Drive South Approx. 3.5 Hours Hwy 19:
.........Exit #161(Jubilee Parkway) to 19A then South 9 Km.