BC Travel Tuesday Week 5: Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort

Comments 289 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The BC Travel Tuesday series has returned this summer as I partner up once again with Backyard BC to highlight properties and destinations around the province. We’re almost through our six week campaign with six different getaway packages for BC hotels this summer.

Featuring a variety of hotels and resorts located throughout the province, Backyard BC provides residents of British Columbia with free access to exclusive discounts on accommodation. If you live and travel in BC, we’ll make sure you pay less than the lowest rates available to anyone else. Travel local. Save big. Visit Backyard BC online, on Twitter, or Facebook and see more of BC!

The winner of the fourth giveaway of the 2012 BC Travel Tuesday campaign is Christian Johannssen/@FootSolutionsBC! If you haven’t already, you can still enter to win the grand prize which includes stays at every property we’re showcasing over the full six weeks.

The fifth giveaway of the series is back on Vancouver Island, tucked amongst twisting arbutus trees along sandy shores of the island’s eastern coast with both sunrise and sunset views.

Sunset from Tigh-Na-Mara

Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort
Website, Twitter, Facebook, Backyard BC listing
Location: 1155 Resort Drive, Parksville
About: “Set in 22 acres of arbutus and fir forest nestled beside the ocean; our location offers direct access to three kilometers of sandy Rathtrevor Beach and the warmest ocean swimming in Canada. Our focus is to ensure that you have a unique and memorable Vancouver Island stay. The Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort is the #1 Spa in Western Canada, offering signature treatments and services. Featuring 18 treatment rooms, a nail room featuring European Pedicure Thrones and a full service hair salon.”
Prize: Two nights accommodation & Sunday brunch for two
Value: $500

Tigh-Na-Mara Resort & Spa Tigh-Na-Mara Resort & Spa

Tigh-Na-Mara Resort & Spa

To enter to win the weekly contest:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
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RT to enter to win 2 nights at @Tigh_Na_Mara from @backyardbc @miss604 http://bit.ly/BCT604-5 #bctraveltuesday

Weekly winners will be announced every Tuesday on the latest BC Travel Tuesday contest post until the six weeks are up. Gift certificates for hotel and resort stays will be sent directly to each weekly winner so they can arrange their visit personally with the property. Some restrictions apply, based on availability.

View all posts in the series by following or subscribing to my BCTravelTuesday tag. Open to residents of BC. Backyard BC’s grand prize draw for stays at all 6 properties will take place September 4, 2012.

289 Comments  —  Comments Are Closed

  1. RenfrewTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:41pm PDT

    Always wanted to go there.

  2. Ruth HartnupTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:42pm PDT

    Same as Renfre – it’s been on my wish list for ages.

  3. KathrynTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:43pm PDT

    Man I would love to take my Mom or boyfriend to Parksville for the weekend. I hear their Sunday brunch is incredible as well!

  4. LindsayTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:44pm PDT

    I always really want to go there but just haven’t. Every time you mention this place I remember -it looks gorg!!

  5. TylerIngramTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:45pm PDT

    Definitely would LOVE to win this and treat the wife to a spa day!

  6. kickpleatTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:48pm PDT

    I’ve never been to Parksville and it looks gorgeous! Would love to win!!

  7. BonnieTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:52pm PDT

    It would be nice to visit the Island again. It is close but not too close to be a nice getaway.

  8. John PantazisTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:53pm PDT

    Nestled between Hells Angelsville and a US Navy Submarine base is this jewel…

  9. SamanthaTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:56pm PDT

    Need. A. Vacation.

  10. KirkyTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 3:58pm PDT

    I love Parksville! Usually when I’m there I’m staying with my grandparents, not at a resort! I’ve always wanted to stay at Tigh-Na-Mara. I think I had dinner there once..

  11. MeganTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:00pm PDT

    Would love to stay at Tigh-Na-Mara!

  12. EmilyTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:00pm PDT

    yes, please!!!!! The Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara is wonderful, as is the beach…. Love this place.

  13. JennyTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:01pm PDT

    This would be a fantastic getaway!

  14. HeatherTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:10pm PDT

    This would be a special getaway!!

  15. BrendaTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:12pm PDT

    I went there for my honeymoon many years ago. It’d be great to go back!

  16. Marcy Siple OakleyTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:13pm PDT

    Most beautiful sunsets ever. Would absolutely love spend my anniversary there!

  17. CliffTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:13pm PDT

    I’d love to take a trip up island

  18. SusanTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:15pm PDT

    Would love a getaway 🙂

  19. HarjitTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:24pm PDT

    Love to get pampered then sleep in late to a fabulous brunch 🙂 pick me!

  20. lucTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:33pm PDT

    The photos are so enticing!

  21. Donna LTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:38pm PDT

    I’d love to get back to Parksville. It’s been years!

  22. Ashley ChowTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:39pm PDT

    Sounds cool!

  23. AmyTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:41pm PDT

    Looks fantastic!

  24. LeahTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:47pm PDT

    I have great memories of Tigh-Na-Mara…

  25. LaurenTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:52pm PDT

    I could use a spa weekend, but then so could everyone else I’m sure!

  26. Stacy LTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 4:59pm PDT

    My Dad lives in Parksville, so I could drop the kids at his place and have a romantic get-away with the hubby!

  27. StephanieTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 5:08pm PDT

    Sounds like a wonderful retreat.

  28. ChristinaTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 5:19pm PDT

    I need a vacation! Gotta get awaAAAy ah ayyyy!!

  29. JenTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 5:57pm PDT

    I have wanted to go there forever!

  30. LayTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 6:29pm PDT

    I’d love!

  31. Elizabeth SalesTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 6:38pm PDT

    I have always wanted to go here!

  32. RachelTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 6:38pm PDT

    I want to go there!!

  33. Siobhan S.Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 6:58pm PDT

    How awesome would it be to win this!?! I can’t believe I’ve never been to this part of the island….

  34. lizTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 7:05pm PDT

    I’ve heard wonderful things about Tigh-Na-Mara it would be like a dream getaway come true.

  35. Michael KwanTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 7:09pm PDT

    I could use a getaway.

  36. LizzieTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 7:12pm PDT

    Love the island!! ..and especially Parksville. Would love to retire there one day.

  37. GwenTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 7:44pm PDT

    Still trying to win a weekend away. 🙂

  38. JRFTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 8:27pm PDT

    What a great trip and place to visit would love to win this

  39. NicoleTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 8:32pm PDT

    Thanks for the chance to win 🙂 ! Haven’t been to the Island in quite a while …

  40. RobertaTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 8:35pm PDT

    love Parksville, but havent spent a vacay there!!

  41. ShellTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 8:55pm PDT

    it is supposed to be a lovely place to stay

  42. Leanne MTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 9:26pm PDT

    I’ve wanted to go there for a while – looks like a fantastic place!

  43. Leanne MTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 9:26pm PDT


  44. CaresseTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 9:33pm PDT

    I’ve always wanted to go there!!

  45. Sandra battleTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 9:37pm PDT

    I seriously need this!

  46. AndrewTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 9:41pm PDT

    Wow, looks beautiful! Would love to go.

  47. KatherineTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:13pm PDT

    Looks like heaven!

  48. MeganTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:14pm PDT

    I’ve heard such wonderful things about this place and hope to one day experience it myself. Seems like a great place to rejuvenate and we all need that now and again!!

  49. tazimTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:22pm PDT

    what a wonderfully relaxing place!

  50. DianeTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:25pm PDT

    I’ve heard good things about their spa.

  51. DoraTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:32pm PDT

    I’ve heard only great things about Tigh-Na-Mara. Would be great to win!!

  52. RebeccaTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:36pm PDT

    Have never been to Parksville, so this would be great.

  53. IrisTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:39pm PDT

    I have been there for Sunday Brunch before and it was amazing. I would love to go back again and stay for the weekend. Very romantic!

  54. ManuelTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:41pm PDT

    Would love to take my wife and dog there for a fun weekend!

  55. LauraTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:57pm PDT

    Parksville is one of my favourite places in the world!

  56. ChrystaTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:57pm PDT

    They have THE.BEST.BRUNCH.

  57. Jan KarlsbjergTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 10:59pm PDT

    We were there during our honeymoon 13 years ago. Lovely place.

  58. brandonTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 11:23pm PDT

    Love parksville

  59. DarleneTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 11:24pm PDT

    Oh, yes please. This is one of my most favourite places on the planet!

  60. JulieTuesday, August 21st, 2012 — 11:32pm PDT

    Would love to win!

  61. MayWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 1:47am PDT

    This would be such a fantastic getaway!

  62. au07Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 6:48am PDT

    wish & always dreaming to be there. . .

  63. David D.Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:36am PDT

    Would love to check it out! Thanks!

  64. CindyWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:46am PDT

    I would love to win this!

  65. ArrezuWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:47am PDT

    I’ve always wanted to go… with a baby on the way, guess I should hurry up and get there!

  66. HilaryWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:48am PDT

    Love love love Tigh na Mara!

  67. Maria KWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:49am PDT

    Friends and collegues have raved about this place. I’ve always longingly wished I could go one day.

  68. Jillian WalkerWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:49am PDT

    Tigh-Na-Mara looks absolutely stunning. Would love an opportunity for some R&R!

  69. JeanWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:50am PDT

    Love to be able to experience Tigh-Na-Mara , have heard so much about this place, I have friends, that make a trip there once a year , I think!?
    I love the Arbutus trees on the Island, so gorgeous…

  70. JaniceWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:51am PDT

    Down time at Tigh-Na-Mara would be a fantastic way to bid farewell to the last days of summer.

  71. Deb Wheeler-BrownWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:53am PDT

    Peaceful, idyllic views

  72. JPWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:54am PDT

    I could sure use a relaxing weekend away

  73. PamellaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:54am PDT

    Mu husband is new to Canada and we have yet to make it to the coast. Would love to take him here!

  74. Vanessa WWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:56am PDT

    Looks absolutely gorgeous!

  75. jeannineWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 7:57am PDT

    Heard so many great things about this place!

  76. BeckyWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:00am PDT

    Such a lovely location! Would love to visit!

  77. CeciliaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:08am PDT

    This would be the perfect treat for us!!

  78. JudyWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:10am PDT

    Can I leave the kids at home 😉

  79. LeanneWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:14am PDT

    Would be a perfect getaway for our 15th wedding anniversary!

  80. AndreaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:14am PDT

    Looks awesome! Hope that I win!

  81. FionaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:24am PDT

    Sounds fabulous!

  82. CandiceWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:35am PDT

    The grotto must be gorgeous …..

  83. LisaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:36am PDT

    This looks wonderful!

  84. ChristineWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:38am PDT

    I would LOVE to win this! I’ve always wanted to check out this resort. I love Parksville.

  85. ChristineWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:50am PDT

    Got married here 2 years algo. Would love to go back!!!!

  86. MarinaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:04am PDT

    I’ve been trying to get a stay here and a trip to the spa for ages!

  87. SharonWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:06am PDT

    I have heard fantastic things about this resort!

  88. HopeWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:06am PDT

    Would love to take my husband on a belated anniversary getaway here!

  89. BreezeWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:08am PDT

    Always wanted to stay there. Looks beautiful.

  90. LynelleWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:08am PDT

    This would make a fantastic anniversary spot seeing as our anniversary is coming up in a couple of weeks.

  91. BonnieWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:09am PDT

    Would love to go back!

  92. KatrinaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:18am PDT

    never been to the island and I have been born and raised here! would love an excuse to go.

  93. MariaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:21am PDT

    Wow that’s beautiful.

  94. ChelleWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:25am PDT

    That looks gorgeous!

  95. LauraWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:25am PDT

    Yes please!!!

  96. MirandaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:29am PDT

    Yes what a perfect excuse to take a mini vacay!

  97. TaviaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:34am PDT

    One of my husband and my favourite spots 🙂

  98. KarolineWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:54am PDT

    Going there would be the perfect getaway.

  99. Melanie McDougallWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:18am PDT

    Would absolutely love a getaway with my husband! This is a lovely place

  100. CarolWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:26am PDT

    I love Parksville and have always wanted to go to the resort

  101. NatalieWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:27am PDT

    Would love this! I would splurge on some spa treatments as well!

  102. lindawwwwWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:32am PDT

    I would love to win this prize! I love Tigh-Na-Mara

  103. EileenWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:35am PDT

    I could REALLY use a getaway. I’d take my husband and flee with only books and some wine

  104. AndreWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:40am PDT

    Looks lovely!

  105. JasonWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:42am PDT

    I have driven by it many times and had a brunch there once. Lovely! Would love to stay there.

  106. GregWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:43am PDT

    I would love to take my wife here…

  107. RichardWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:56am PDT

    would love to win this, yes I would

  108. JaclynWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 11:16am PDT

    Would love to make a trip back to Parksville and get a chance to stay at such a well known spa, Tigh Na Mara!

  109. JaneWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 12:14pm PDT

    This place looks wonderful and so serene. Would love, love to go here.

  110. DilaraWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 1:02pm PDT

    I’ve always wanted to go there!

  111. LindsayWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 1:04pm PDT

    I’d love to stay there! Thanks for the contest.

  112. NicoleWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 1:05pm PDT

    I was there just as they were finishing the spa renos a while back…it would be great to go back and be able to get a massage!

  113. SanazWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 1:15pm PDT

    I have never been and would love to visit

  114. JanWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 1:41pm PDT

    Thanks for these chances

  115. wono99Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 1:46pm PDT

    one day I will win this contest, looks nice!

  116. LorWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 2:09pm PDT

    Wow – love this place!

  117. maryWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 2:16pm PDT

    never been to parksville

  118. DonnaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 2:31pm PDT

    Would love to see Parksville. Never been!

  119. GazzaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 2:38pm PDT

    Now here’s a good anniversary gift for my wife!:)

  120. Ray MaddlyWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 2:56pm PDT

    This would be a getaway.

  121. SheilaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 2:57pm PDT

    I’d love to go there…

  122. AngieWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 3:56pm PDT

    We stayed at Tigh Na Mara for a friends wedding a couple years back and it was glorious! Would love to go back 🙂

  123. GladysWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 3:58pm PDT

    What a great give-away series. Stoked to see it back this year! Roughed it at Rathtrevor Provincial Park this past weekend, which is right next to Tigh Na Mara Resort. Would love to give this beautiful place a try.

  124. KristaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:04pm PDT

    This looks great – would love to visit!

  125. fionaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:11pm PDT

    I have heard great things about the Tigh Na Mara, can’t wait to stay there.

  126. LindaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:12pm PDT

    I would love to visit the #1 spa in Western Canada!

  127. Steve Zussino – Grocery AlertsWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:13pm PDT

    Would be a nice family getaway!

  128. JennWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:27pm PDT

    Looks beautiful! I have always wanted to visit there

  129. BreanneWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:30pm PDT

    So pretty!!

  130. NicoleWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:36pm PDT

    I’d love to bring a friend on this awesome getaway!

  131. DarrenWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:40pm PDT

    I’m gonna sound so undeserving of winning, but I just stayed there last weekend for a wedding. I’d love to go back with my fiancee when she isn’t busy being a bridesmaid the whole time!

  132. BrandeeWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 4:47pm PDT

    Tigh Na Mra is such a beautiful place. I was there once on a girls weekend when I was pregnant but would love to g back ith my husband some day.

  133. GaryWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 5:15pm PDT

    This would be a great weekend trip. This contest is awesome

  134. Airbnb SuperhostWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 5:41pm PDT

    Tigh Na Mara is a legend on Vancouver Island…whoever wins this prize should take advantage of being on the ocean and watching the sunrise!

  135. DanaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 5:49pm PDT

    FYI – this post wasn’t posted in contests so had to go looking for it. Looks like another beautiful destination.

  136. DarcyWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 5:51pm PDT

    This is the place to impress someone special:)

  137. CurtisWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 6:06pm PDT

    I need to go to Parksville, it looks so nice!

  138. Dennis L.Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 6:06pm PDT

    I’ve heard great things about this place.

  139. PhyWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 6:08pm PDT

    Would love to go!

  140. NancyWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 6:26pm PDT

    Looks beautiful….I’d love to go!

  141. Eileen OWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 6:34pm PDT

    Looks beautiful!

  142. RebeccaWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 8:42pm PDT

    Sigh. I need a vacation.

  143. Cindy SmithWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 9:27pm PDT

    My husband & I stayed here 20 years ago after we we were married. We have always thought about going back there but haven’t.

  144. BekkiWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 10:30pm PDT

    I would love to go here!

  145. Jo-AnneWednesday, August 22nd, 2012 — 11:11pm PDT

    Tigh-Na-Mara is a BC gem! The surroundings, accommodations and food services all excellent. I didn’t try the spa last time I was there but understand it is award winning. The perfect get-away.

  146. TracyThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 12:54am PDT

    i’ve never been to parksville but it looks gorgeous!

  147. JaneThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 12:54am PDT

    perfect for my next vacation

  148. SarahThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:48am PDT

    I haven’t been to Tigh-na-mara since I was a little kid. I’d love to go back!

  149. Heidi CThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:11am PDT

    Ooh! i would love ot go there. I heard the spa is amazing!

  150. GigiThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 11:03am PDT

    This looks beautiful, would love to go!

  151. LianaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 11:04am PDT

    This would make the perfect island getaway!

  152. ChristineThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 11:22am PDT

    Ooh, I’ve always wanted to go!

  153. LisaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 1:05pm PDT

    Would love to go here.

  154. KristynThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 1:22pm PDT

    Beautiful! I love the island but have never been to Parksville and have only heard good things 🙂

  155. belindaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 1:36pm PDT

    By the name of the resort, I always thought it is located in an exotic place, but surprisingly it is actually on Vancouver Island!

  156. Melaney G LyallThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 1:57pm PDT

    This is a dream mini vacation! I would love to go to Tigh-na-Mara!
    Escape the urban jungle!

  157. Elizabeth BThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 2:24pm PDT

    been wanting to visit Tigh-Na-Mara for a long time….fingers crossed!

  158. MichaelThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 2:29pm PDT

    This would be a great fall getaway!

  159. JenniferThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 2:36pm PDT

    I am so excited about the CHANCE to stay there!! It looks so amazing.

  160. AnneThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 3:31pm PDT

    Looks like a great place to stay

  161. brendaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 3:33pm PDT

    What a great place to unwind and enjoy the beautiful west coast!

  162. EMThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 4:08pm PDT

    So many great childhood memories of Rathtrevor, Parkville, and Vancouver Island. Would love to return!

  163. KatieThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 4:24pm PDT

    This would be a most needed get-away to celebrate our anniversary.

  164. BenThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 5:11pm PDT

    I’ve heard such amazing things about Tigh Na Mara. I’d love to go!

  165. ParrishThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:32pm PDT

    I would love to go! I much needed vacation for me and my sweetie 🙂

  166. AnnaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:32pm PDT

    Oh I would love this…..parksville is just amazing!

  167. AnaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:34pm PDT

    Could use a break from work, 2 kids and Phd student husband!

  168. TimThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:34pm PDT

    Stayed there before and think it’s time to get back again !

  169. vishiThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:38pm PDT

    Sounds awesome! Very excited to enter and hopefully win 🙂

  170. CristinaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:39pm PDT

    Would love to get there. Always wanted to and haven’t been able.

  171. LucyThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:40pm PDT

    Would love to take my mum and boyfriend for a family get away.

  172. Jo-Anne TealThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:40pm PDT

    oh how I would love a vacation. I’ve always thought this resort sounded idyllic. Fingers crossed!

  173. MichaelThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:43pm PDT

    Pick me

  174. SueThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:44pm PDT

    Would love, love, love to take a trip to the island – it’s been years since I’ve been!

  175. DeniseThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:44pm PDT

    I would love to win a mini get away

  176. anneThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:49pm PDT

    would absolutely love to check this place out! i have heard great things about it 🙂

  177. MichelleThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 7:54pm PDT

    I’ve been wanting to try this place for awhile now! Would be SO awesome to win!

  178. TracyThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:00pm PDT

    Tigh Na Mara is on the bucket list. Dreaming of the grotto.

  179. AmandaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:02pm PDT

    I haven’t been to Tigh Na Mara in 12 years! Would love to return.

  180. AndreyThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:05pm PDT

    Tigh Na Mara!!! Enough said – I am all set to go!

  181. JenniferThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:07pm PDT

    Would love to take my sis here for her birthday!

  182. Jessica TThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:10pm PDT

    I love this place! It has been forever since I’ve been there and would love to go with my dear hubby!

  183. MichaelThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:27pm PDT

    Looks beautiful!

  184. JillThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:28pm PDT

    pick me! pick me!

  185. zaeliaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:29pm PDT

    would be so amazing!

  186. lindaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:33pm PDT

    Heard lovely things about the Tigh-Na-Mara. Would love to try it ourselves!

  187. SherylThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:39pm PDT

    Heard so much about this place would love to go with my hubby

  188. DerekThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:46pm PDT

    I would love a chance to relax there, so beautiful!

  189. CandiceThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:55pm PDT

    Never been! Would love to go!

  190. SabrinaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 8:58pm PDT

    I’ve been recommending this place to friends for years, and they’ve all gone and loved it, yet I haven’t been there yet! Time to fix that!

  191. MaureenThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:01pm PDT

    Sign me up! Looking for an early fall getway

  192. StephThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:05pm PDT

    Tigh-Na-Mara is AMAZING!!!

  193. Alexandra GalbraithThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:07pm PDT

    I have always wanted to stay here!

  194. ChistaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:25pm PDT

    Could really use a vacation right now! tigh-na-mara looks beautiful

  195. Ramona WildemanThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:29pm PDT

    how great would that be?

  196. Sarah MetcalfeThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:34pm PDT

    Beautiful part of the world, I would love to win this!

  197. TinaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:38pm PDT

    Oh man this would be the perfect getaway for us! Pick me! 🙂

  198. DennisThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:38pm PDT

    my wife deserves a nice getaway like this. she is always working so hard its hard to get away!

  199. Kelly tiwanaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:41pm PDT

    So need a get a way .. New mom — would love this.

  200. Tiffany HazizaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:54pm PDT

    It would be a dream come true to go there!

  201. Tiffany HazizaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 9:56pm PDT

    It would be a dream come true to go there.

  202. VanessaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:00pm PDT

    1. I could really use a getaway. 2. To such a beautiful place. 3. It would be perfect for our upcoming 7 year anniversary. (What itch?)

  203. DeeThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:00pm PDT

    So spectacular!! Take me to Tigh-Na-Mara!

  204. NicoleThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:01pm PDT

    I would love to relax here!! What an amazing spot.

  205. RebeccaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:02pm PDT

    LOVE it there. The restaurant is top-notch too. Can’t wait to go back!

  206. Kah-MeiThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:03pm PDT

    Have never been but have always wanted to go. Would love to take my hubby there for a relaxing weekend.

  207. MosheThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:03pm PDT

    Wonderful location!

  208. BrittaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:04pm PDT

    Thank you for the contest! I grew up on the island and I’d love to go back for a getaway!

  209. Lor.Thursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:04pm PDT

    Would love to go back to Parksville and chillax

  210. Lor.Thursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:05pm PDT

    Would love to go back to Parksville and Tigh Na Mara

  211. KyleThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:16pm PDT

    Used to,live there, would love to return!

  212. MarianneThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:26pm PDT

    A great trek vacay get-away!!

  213. Christie GraceThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:27pm PDT

    Looks like a perfect get away to write songs , sing to the arbutus trees and unplug! I”m in!

  214. AidenThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:28pm PDT

    This place looks great. Send me there!

  215. Karla JohnsonThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:29pm PDT

    Such a gorgeous part of the island!

  216. ShannonThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:32pm PDT

    Beautiful place! Would love to go there 😉

  217. SheilaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:33pm PDT

    Very special place!!

  218. ElisaThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:34pm PDT

    Have never been but would love to go. Pick me, pick me! 🙂

  219. NirveenThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:38pm PDT

    Yes please!

  220. Nicole SoltysThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 10:49pm PDT

    Never been but would love the chance 🙂 Thanks!

  221. Doug GrantThursday, August 23rd, 2012 — 11:12pm PDT

    I love Parksville.

  222. Sylvia FFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 2:11am PDT

    I have been dreaming about going to Tigh-Na_Mara for so long now! I hope one day to enjoy this great place. It just sounds so incredible.

  223. Terry StewartFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 5:52am PDT

    Always wanted to visit there.

  224. ShannonFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 6:31am PDT

    LOVE Tigh Na Mara!

  225. AyshaFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 6:56am PDT

    Never been. Would love to win!

  226. JayneFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 7:32am PDT

    haven’t been to Tigh-Na-Mara in YEARS! great place for de-stressing!

  227. MeganFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 8:01am PDT

    I’ve never been but would love to. Explore, take photos and relax.

  228. matthew mFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 8:55am PDT

    looks wonderful.

  229. DBFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 9:06am PDT

    What a nice prize!

  230. SamFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 9:31am PDT

    Would love to visit Tigh-na-mara!

  231. KayFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 9:33am PDT

    Would love to send my parents here for their anniversary!

  232. LianaFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 10:23am PDT

    I love living on island time- its always a relaxing, time seems to move just a little slower.

  233. S.FieldFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 11:25am PDT

    With family in the Parksville area we’ve never done the tourist thing there and after listening to the stories of all my friends who’ve vacationed in Parksville this year I’m realizing its well time we did! Would love to go to Tigh Na Mara

  234. Elle CampbellFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 11:28am PDT

    Looks amazing and beautiful! Would be a great place to destress, unwind and relax before busy fall starts! 🙂

  235. sher boudreauFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 1:21pm PDT

    I really need this. Still fighting with the government to get CPP Disability and I’m stressed and depressed to the max. This could actually save my life right now.

  236. FreyjaFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 3:02pm PDT

    Beautiful 🙂

  237. MichaelFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 3:04pm PDT

    Would love to go. Pick me!

  238. MELINEFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 3:57pm PDT

    looks relaxing

  239. IngridFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 4:30pm PDT

    Haven’t been to Tigh Na Mara in years, since before it went fancy.

  240. TroyFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 5:38pm PDT

    Busy busy summer. Time for a getaway!

  241. TroyFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 5:38pm PDT

    Busy summer. Time for a getaway!

  242. GinaFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 6:21pm PDT

    this would be a wonderful getaway!

  243. JonathanFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 6:42pm PDT

    I’d love to check this place out, it looks spectacular!

  244. KalindaFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 8:25pm PDT

    I would love this getaway!

  245. DuncanFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 8:48pm PDT

    What an amazing prize!

  246. NordenFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 8:53pm PDT

    Love this place!!

  247. IanFriday, August 24th, 2012 — 9:01pm PDT

    Bet my brother wins. He does stuff like that.

  248. ShayneSaturday, August 25th, 2012 — 10:24am PDT

    This looks like an amazing vacation and I really need one!

  249. jeanieSaturday, August 25th, 2012 — 3:04pm PDT

    this would be oh so awesome!

  250. JennySaturday, August 25th, 2012 — 3:40pm PDT

    This would be a wonderful getaway!

  251. TiffanySaturday, August 25th, 2012 — 10:28pm PDT

    I’ve only been once – to the spa. I didn’t stay overnight. What a treat this would be! I would go to the spa too. Best facial I’ve ever had – hands down.

  252. SamSaturday, August 25th, 2012 — 10:39pm PDT

    Sounds like a great place for vacation!

  253. CKSaturday, August 25th, 2012 — 10:39pm PDT

    This looks like a relaxing vacation that I need for a long time!

  254. Mum and IvySunday, August 26th, 2012 — 10:19am PDT

    We haven’t been able to afford a family get away this year but mum, dad and baby would love a holiday before winter starts…fingers crossed.

  255. GraemeSunday, August 26th, 2012 — 10:52am PDT

    This looks amazing. The locations can’t be beat; a perfect way to explore B.C.!

  256. CelesteSunday, August 26th, 2012 — 11:46am PDT

    I ‘d to go on a vacation!

  257. BarbaraSunday, August 26th, 2012 — 12:24pm PDT

    I love Tigh na Mara!

  258. AllieSunday, August 26th, 2012 — 12:41pm PDT

    This resort is stunning and the ultimate relaxation spot! I’ve been meaning to take my girlfriend there forever – a romantic weekend to celebrate our anniversary would be amazing! Thanks for your consideration =)

  259. JustineSunday, August 26th, 2012 — 5:51pm PDT

    This would be awesome!

  260. IainSunday, August 26th, 2012 — 8:51pm PDT

    A perfect way to wind down summer.

  261. Candace TeunerMonday, August 27th, 2012 — 6:38am PDT

    Cool contest! I could use a vacay!!

  262. mitziMonday, August 27th, 2012 — 9:22am PDT

    pack the bags!

  263. RoMonday, August 27th, 2012 — 10:53am PDT

    This would be amazing!

  264. LeahMonday, August 27th, 2012 — 1:36pm PDT

    I haven’t been out that way in a while, I would love to go!!

  265. BrandonMonday, August 27th, 2012 — 1:37pm PDT

    Ive never been and I need a vacation!

  266. SuzanneMonday, August 27th, 2012 — 4:56pm PDT

    Looks beautiful; it’s been on my to-go list for a long time but have never made it.

  267. Carol AnneMonday, August 27th, 2012 — 5:48pm PDT

    One of the top BC resort destinations! I would love to take my family there…
    Excellent prize!

  268. Andy C.Monday, August 27th, 2012 — 7:16pm PDT

    Resort is a legend but I’ve never had the chance to go.

  269. Christie CMonday, August 27th, 2012 — 11:07pm PDT

    I would love to go with my loving hubby of 11 years.

  270. SharylinTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 8:39am PDT

    I’ve always wanted to check out Coombs Country Market!

  271. JeremyTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 10:32am PDT

    I love the area and the resort is amazing!

  272. JenTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 10:33am PDT

    I’ve been to the Tigh Na Mara and loved it immensely!!! I would love to go again and relax with my hubby 🙂

  273. Stephanie STuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 10:53am PDT

    That looks so beautiful! would love to win!

  274. JanetTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:46am PDT

    This place looks so relaxing.

  275. Roxanne RTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:46am PDT

    Would LOVE to go – been on my bucket list for years… love that they’ve got the kids program, too.

  276. KylaTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:47am PDT

    How wonderful would this be?!? Sigh….

  277. MirandaTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:48am PDT

    Vancouver Island, you’re so pretty. You put all other islands to shame!

  278. Jen sTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:49am PDT

    I would love to go to there

  279. ErinTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:50am PDT

    This would be a great little getaway, I love Parksville.

  280. CarolTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:51am PDT

    Would be sooo very lovely to win! Pick me!!

  281. Nicole salthouseTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:52am PDT

    Best Childhood memories at Tigh-na-Mara ❤

  282. Tracey FlattesTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 11:58am PDT

    Looks amazing

  283. MarkTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 12:08pm PDT

    Such a nice beach!

  284. MeganTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 12:45pm PDT

    Great contest!

  285. SarahTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 12:50pm PDT

    I heart TNM! Pet Friendly too!

  286. EileenTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 1:08pm PDT

    Would love to go

  287. AretaTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 2:14pm PDT

    Great giveaway! Thanks Miss604!

  288. Mark WelshTuesday, August 28th, 2012 — 3:58pm PDT

    Staying at tigh na Mara right now! We’d love to stay longer

  289. vonTuesday, September 4th, 2012 — 11:47pm PDT

    Looks amazing

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