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Planning on coming to Ucluelet? We look forward to welcoming you! In the interest of ensuring your safety—and the safety of all of our guests—please review the following questions:
• Do any of the members of your travelling party have the following symptoms of COVID-19: fever, cough, difficulty breathing, diminished taste or smell, runny nose, sore throat, muscle or body aches?
• Have any of your party had contact with a person with a confirmed or possible case of COVID-19 in the past 21 days?
• Has anyone in your party travelled outside of British Columbia in the past 14 days, or had contact with anyone that has just returned to Canada from abroad?
If you respond YES to any of the points above, we kindly ask you to call us to change your reservation to a later date until you can respond NO to these questions. There is no charge for changing your reservation.
If you responded NO to the points above and plan to travel Ucluelet, it is important that we make you aware of special measures at our Motel—and within the Ucluelet community—that comply with recent changes to government regulations and guidelines regarding COVID-19.


• Guest Services is staffed from 9am to 8pm are accessible by calling the office at 250.726.7732.
• We now have self-check In ONLY. We will contact you with instructions the day before your arrival.
• In compliance with social distancing measures, we restrict our check-in area to a maximum of 1 guests at a time.


• In order to allow for increased cleaning procedures, our check-out time is 10am.
• Please call our office to notify us you are checking-out and leave your keys in your suite. A final invoice will be emailed directly to you.
• Upon check-out, we request that the following procedures be followed: (1) Dishwasher are washed; and (2) open one window for ventilation.


• Your suite will be fully stocked for your stay.
• To minimize contact, housekeeping will not enter your suite for daily service.
• For additional items, like towels, coffee, toiletries, etc., please call our office, and items will be delivered to your front door.


• In case of emergencies outside of business hours please contact emergency number on the office front door.
• Please maintain 6 feet/2 meter social distancing measures on the property, on beaches, in line-ups, on trails.
• When travelling as a couple or family group, be aware of how you may be perceived by others that may not realize who is in your “bubble.” Right now, respect and compassion for each other is more important than ever.
• Please only visit the Tofino General Hospital if it is an emergency.
• If you begin to show any symptoms of COVID-19 you must go home immediately and inform our office of your departure.


With regard to concerns around COVID-19, we are taking additional measures to ensure we are following best practices as directed by trusted health authorities to ensure you have a comfortable and safe visit.
As part of maintaining our high standards of hygiene and cleanliness, we have implemented enhanced health safety procedures and preventative practices with our team, including:
• All guest rooms are treated with sanitation level product.
• Public touch points such as handrails, door handles and knobs are being cleaned multiple times throughout the day.
• Medical-grade cleaning products are being used throughout the facilities.
We are closely monitoring developments of COVID-19 and following recommendations from our local health departments and experts at the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO). We take these measures very seriously and continue to communicate awareness and training procedures with our team to reinforce our sanitization and safety procedures.

Welcome to Whale’s Tail Guest Suites, Ucluelet, Vancouver Island, BC!!!
Our all-suite motel/vacation rental that feels like a home – not a hotel. Great for guests looking for accommodations in Ucluelet or Tofino.
Free use of the local indoor pool and fitness centre only 1 block away. Yay!

Property photos below or CLICK HERE to go to our Ucluelet accommodations – room photo galleries.

Please note that the front desk is located 1 block North at West Coast Motel on the Harbour (big sister to Whale’s Tail) – see address details on the left of the screen. Your hosts will be at the front desk to greet you during the hours of 9 AM and 9 PM daily.

We are a great choice for anyone looking for Ucluelet or Tofino hotels or motels accommodations and lodgings, or even vacation rental accommodation, house rental or cabin rental – we have a wide selection at both of our properties. The Whale’s Tail Guest Suites are beautifully maintained, modern, private, clean, quiet and roomy vacation rentals that are pet and smoke free. (There is 1 pet-friendly unit at our sister-property – please ask). Best suited to those that would like a ‘home away from home feeling’ when they travel. Full condo style units with complete kitchens are provided with your choice of one, two and three bedroom suites.

The Whale’s Tail is located in the ocean-front fishing village of Ucluelet, on the West Coast of Vancouver Island. Centrally located in the downtown area on a quiet residential street. Walking distance to restaurants, stores, trails, beaches and the wild rugged West Coast. These travel apartments are a 35 minute drive to Tofino,through Pacific Rim National Park/Long Beach. Long Beach is a 10-15 minute drive from Ucluelet and is located between the 2 towns of Ucluelet and Tofino.