Join us for a relaxing and beautiful off season holiday. There is an abundance of wildlife to view as the Straight of Georgia comes to life with the annual herring spanwing season. California Sea Lions & Fur Seals frequent the local waters often seen mating barking & lounging around in the near shore waters.
WELCOME TO BATES BEACH Welcome to Courtenay - B.C.'s most beautiful resort location - Bates Beach Oceanfront Resort is located just north of the City of Courtenay on Georgia Strait. Bates Beach boasts beautiful tidal pools and sand bars at low tides, rocky beaches, great fishing and a gorgeous natural atmosphere.
With full RV hookups, cozy and peaceful tenting sites, and a truly unique oceanfront setting, Bates Beach is a must-stop on any camping trip! Tenting & RV Camping »
Bates Beach offers excellent boating & kayaking opportunities - paddle South at low tide to the reef at Seal Bay, or take a power boat out looking for the "Big One". Your adventure awaits... Boat & Kayak Rentals »
There is always lots going on in the Comox Valley - there's a reason we're known for our abundance of recreational activities! Explore the Local Region »