Cruise Desolation Sound, the Gulf Islands & the Salish Sea with Pacific Coastal Cruises & Tours on our “Little Blue Boat.”

Experience the beauty of coastal British Columbia with an exclusive & intimate small ship cruise. Exclusivity, seasoned coastal captain, personalized service, up close wilderness and culture.


Pacific Coastal Cruises is redefining a journey of discovery along British Columbia’s breathtaking coastal waterways. 
In this immersive, all-inclusive experience, your daylight hours are aboard the intimate Coastal Cruises’ Pacific Bear, while overnights are spent at comfortable, curated eco-lodges in the heart of unspoiled wilderness and beauty of coastal BC.

Depending on the departure you choose, accommodation is in lodges such as the Historic Lund Hotel, Homfray Lodge, Tsa-Kwa-Luten Lodge, Poets Cove Resort and the Inn at Cowichan Bay. 

The services onboard and onshore are all-inclusive; wholesome breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. Included also are your beverages onboard including complimentary wine and beer. Luggage is transferred directly to the lodges. The “Little Blue Boat” was initially constructed as a West Coast Seiner Fishing Boat. Purposely re-built for coastal cruising and upgraded, the boat rapidly engulfs you with its rugged charms. Large windows for sightseeing, single seating family style dining, full gallery, open pilot house with a spacious open and covered upper deck - exclusive small ship cruising - only 16 guests

Activities - Our naturalist cruise director provides knowledge making this journey a memorable and enriching experience. From spawning salmon, to wild grizzlies or migrating humpback whales, every season is enhanced by a stroke of the supernatural.  As we follow the route first navigated by Captain George Vancouver, our Captain demonstrates navigating techniques, charting, and Seamanship Safety.  Onboard our Little Blue Boat, there is ample opportunity to listen, learn, and participate. 

The promise of Pacific Coastal Cruises runs deep. Join us for a journey of reflection and self-discovery.  In a world filled with clutter and noise, discover the calm that quiets the mind and reawakens the spirit.


Super, Natural British Columbia

Experience the sights and sounds of super, natural British Columbia Coastal Cruising including globally renowned Desolation Sound

Little Blue Boat

Relax and enjoy the comforts and excitement of cruising on our Little Blue Boat through some of the worlds best scenery. Exclusive, seasoned captain - only 16 guests

Homfray Lodge

Homfray Lodge brings you to the heart of BC’s coastal paradise. It’s where breathtaking scenery, vibrant marine life and a relaxed pace all come together.

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